Whether you are visiting Kalimpong Hill station for Leisure or business, then you would like to go for the finest accommodation at affordable price. Right! In Kalimpong, you will get any kind of hotels that suits for both business and luxury travelers.
Some people’s hobby is to explore the different destinations and experience the culture and tradition of various places.
kalimpong, one of the hill stations which have diverse culture and tradition and happening place to discover the natural beauty and scenic views of the place. I hope, some people have no ideas of this town but once you visit this place, you will completely love the place and want to stay for a longer time.
If you are planning your vacation Kalimpong then my blog will help you to know more about the place and the ideas about a hotel in Kalimpong which will definitely help you to visit the places of Kalimpong.
Let me start with the introduction of the Kalimpong Hill station?
Kalimpong, one of the popular hill station in the Indian state of West Bengal and dotted with the pristine nature and picturesque views of the Mighty Kanchenjunga snow peak 8,586 meters (third highest mountain in the world). Tucked in the foothills of the eastern Himalayan range, on the clear day the town showcases the glimpse of Mt.Everest 8,848 meter (world’s highest mountain).
Contributing to the rich culture and tradition, the town holds the alluring beauty of nature and gives many things to do in the arms of nature. For the adventure seeker, the town is filled with so many adventure activities like paragliding from the edges of the Deolo hill, witness the bird view of the Kalimpong town, River rafting in the Teesta river facing the rolling waves of the river, trekking in the unseen trekking trails, Horse riding, camping etc will satisfy.
Kalimpong is also known as the” land of flowers” and horticulture is important for Kalimpong. The townhouses various Nurseries which grow Himalayan Flowers like Orchids, cactus, Rhododendrons, Gladiolus and many more which is the major source of income in Kalimpong.
Kalimpong is also rich in fauna, where it houses rare and exotic wild animals, located in Neora Valley National park 32 km away from Kalimpong main town. The Park contains rich biodiversity and luxurious growth of vegetation and houses animals like Royal Bengal Tiger, Red Panda, Himalayan Thar, Black Bear, Barking deer and more. The Park is also best for the bird watcher.
Now, let me give you a briefing about culture, religion, language, and cuisine of the Kalimpong hill Station which sounds interesting for me.
It was said the Lepchas was the real origin of the Kalimpong hill station. But, now the town is populated by Nepali, Bhutanese, Tibetan, Lepcha and more people living together with great courtesy. The people of this hill station celebrate Diwali, Dasai, Christmas, and Losar.
Religion and language
The town has blended religions where it is followed by Hindu, Buddhist, Muslim, Islam, and Christian. They all lived in a small town without any discretion of caste, creed, and religion.
Kalimpong is the small hill station, where you can find large Nepali population and in here the main language is Nepali to communicate with each other and other languages are English, Hindi, Bengali, Tibetan, Lepcha and more.
For the foodies, Kalimpong hill station will be the greater treat for them. In Kalimpong, most popular food is ‘momo’ which is mostly found in every corner of the town and the visitor also loved this snack food. Thukpa or noodle serve with hot soup,
Churpi made up of Yak’s milk, cheese and more that you must taste it.
Next is how to reach this pristine hill station?
So, if you are traveling from the air then the Bagdogra airport is the closest airport about (75.5 Km) and you prefer Indian Railway then NJP (New Jalpaiguri Station) (71.6km) is closest railway station to reach Kalimpong via NH 10 enjoying the twisted roadways and the scenic view of Teesta River.
When you are visiting Kalimpong, you can also book a hotel in Kalimpong online which is the best way to book hotels nowadays and I think you already knew I don’t have to tell you either. In the online format, you can view the each and every hotel in Kalimpong and you can also grab some of the information from there. Nowadays hoteliers make their hotel website and put in the online process that makes the guest easier to review the hotel and go for booking.
Kalimpong has become the famous tourist places and thousands of tourist flocks to the town to enjoy the immaculate nature and peaceful ambiance. Therefore, Kalimpong is gaining popularity in terms of tourism and as well as the town was growing towards hotel industry where you can find any kind of hotel including, budget hotel, luxury hotel, hotel with spa etc. Kalimpong is dotted with so many hotels and restaurant that makes the visitor comfortable as per their choices.
Kalimpong Hotels are situated near the town and also outskirt of the town, so it depends upon the guest that which in a hotel they want to stay. You must think that the hotels are comfortable for you to stay then I will say that in Kalimpong hotel you will provide the finest services and welcome with traditional hospitality which will forget your homeliness.
Hotel in Kalimpong are simply decorated and interior of the hotels gives you an amazing feeling. The rooms of the hotels open with large cozy bed necessities amenities and attached fresh bathroom. Some of the hotel room offers the stunning view of Kanchenjunga snow peaks and lush green landscapes.
What kinds of facilities you will get in Kalimpong hotel?
Firstly, guest can enjoy the high-speed wireless internet
Secondly, every room is dotted with flat screen TV, Cupboard,
Thirdly, 24 hours running water
Fourthly, 24 hours room and reception services
Fifthly, secure parking place and more
Visiting places in Kalimpong
Kalimpong offers fewer tourists than Darjeeling hill station but the place is dotted with pristine nature and best to take a long walk in the woods.
Deolo Hill is situated in the northeast of the town and the hill has the amazing height of about 1,704 meters which is also known for its height. The hill has the three water reservoirs, two has the main role to play to supply of water into the town. The park also offers recreational park situated in the top of the hill which makes the hill more beautiful. From the hill, tourists can see the mesmerizing views of Kanchenjunga snow capped-mountains, villages, and river Teesta and Kalimpong town.
It is another Hill just opposite to the Deolo hill, with an average height of about 1,402 meters. The hill is 2km away from the town and tourists can enjoy the amazing views of Himalayan ranges, rivers, and west Sikkim as well. There an ancient Buddhist Monastery is known as Durpin Monastery or Zong Dong Palri Monastery. The Monastery has amazing architecture, old painting, and sculptured wall.
CrocketyIt is a beautiful mansion was built by the British wool trader and famous attraction in Kalimpong.I t lies in the upper part of the town and its superior architectural work and royal looks make your stay in the place forever. The mansion will open for tourist whole day and offer a scenic view in the surrounding.
Pine View NurseryThis Nursery is famous for its wide collection of cactus and orchids. A nursery is situated just close to the town and has a rich biodiversity. It keeps the main focus on the cactus where you can see colorful cactus blooming during its season. The nursery also offers magnificent views of the town along with the Kanchenjunga snow capped Mountain, valleys and more which attracts tourist in Kalimpong.
Dr. Graham’s HomesDr. Graham’s Homes was established in the 1900s by Sir Anderson Graham. It is the major educational center in Kalimpong, was built to educated an orphanage children’s. The school is also associated with a farm, bakery, dairy, hospital, greenhouse and clothing department. The institution spreads areas about 550 acres that will a make the institution a small town itself.
Zang Dong palri MonasteryOne of the popular monastery Buddhist monasteries tucked in the summit of the Durpin Hill. The monastery was consecrated by Dalai Lama in 1976 and holy place for the Buddhist. A monastery is dotted with the finest architecture, ancient painting, and sculptured wall and offers a scenic view.
There are other tourist’s places in Kalimpong hill station like Buddha Park, Hanuman Mandir, Morgan House, Army Gulf Course, Mangal Dham, Lava, Lolegaon, Kaffer, Reshyap and more places where you completely witness the beauty of nature.
So, come and explore the unseen destination of Kalimpong hill station and experience the various adventure sports in Kalimpong. Enjoy your stay in the luxury hotel in Kalimpong and this will be your awaited destination for your vacation.
I hope this blog will guide you in Kalimpong and you will get the best hotel in Kalimpong which make your stay comfortable and remarkable. If you have any inquiries then you can comment below.
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