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Here is provided the Kalimpong city guide. Read about tourism in Kalimpong, India.

Kalimpong India

Kalimpong IndiaIn this article, we will provide you with the Kalimpong city guide that will help you discover this tranquil hill station. Tourism in Kalimpong is gaining momentum year by year.

Fast Facts about Kalimpong:
Location: north of West Bengal, adjacent to the state of Sikkim
Best Time to Visit: April-June
Languages: Bengali, Nepali, Hindi and English
Sightseeing Places: Flower Nurseries, Gompas, Dr Graham's Home, Sericulture Research Institute, and Nature Interpretation Center
Excursions: Bhutan, Teesta Bazaar, small village of Lava etc

Kalimpong is a very peaceful city located in the north of the state of West Bengal. The best time to visit Kalimpong, India is between April and June. The weather of this serene place can be described as alpine with mild summers and cold winters. When one thinks of this place, the first thing that strikes mind is undoubtedly its quiet atmosphere, traditional handicrafts, beautiful monasteries and churches. Kalimpong is well known for its orchids and nurseries. It offers an excellent view of the Himalayas

Famous monasteries in Kalimpong:
  • Tharpa Choeling Gompa
  • Tongsa Gompa
  • Zong Dog Palri Fo-Brang Gompa