500 miles and beyond

Kalimpong

on Sep 25, 2015

A  beautiful hill station of Darjeeling district with magnificent Himalayan beauty with colonial architecture scattered all over the places Kalimpong  is also known for its educational institutions, many of which were established during the British colonial period.

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Enjoy the beauty of the ride to Kalimpong crossing Coronation bridge  over river Teesta, taking sharp bends , enjoying beauty  both side of the road. Take rest “far from the madding crowd” and enjoy the beauty of  the  golf course ( the most scenic golf course in the country) , the mystique roads vanishing into woods on the backdrop of Himalaya, Visit Dello Hill (one of the two towering hills of Kalimpong known for its marvelous views and splendid flower gardens, nice lodge, horse riding, restaurant and of course view points , Dr Graham’s Home School (used to be home and school for orphaned Anglo-Indian children, now a multi-religious co-ed school with sprawling campus), Durpin dara Monastary, Morgan House, Tagore’s house “chitrabhanu”, famous Kalimpong nursery  and many more.

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