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Ghoom Monastery

Tamang Buddhidt Monastery Rd, Darjeeling 734102, India
+91 98324 24705
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“maitreya buddha” (11 reviews)
“big statue” (6 reviews)
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Tamang Buddhidt Monastery Rd, Darjeeling 734102, India
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+91 98324 24705
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"maitreya buddha"
in 11 reviews
"big statue"
in 6 reviews
"sterling resort"
in 4 reviews
"spiritual place"
in 6 reviews
"tibetan style"
in 5 reviews
"beautiful paintings"
in 4 reviews
"tiger hill"
in 30 reviews
"buddhist culture"
in 5 reviews
"railway station"
in 15 reviews
"peaceful location"
in 4 reviews
"prayer wheels"
in 6 reviews
"peace of mind"
in 4 reviews
"nice place"
in 13 reviews
"take pictures"
in 4 reviews
"batasia loop"
in 14 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 8 reviews
"early morning"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Well this was part of our day trip, but we did not find anything exciting or appealing from a tourist point of view. It was just a one time visit place

Thank Shankar1706
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a quiet place near ghoom, one can certainly visit this place .. miscellaneous souvenirs are sold inside the monastry

Thank bajoriar
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is quite a small monestry so you'll probably only need half an hour. It's on route from Darjeeling to Tiger Hill and a short walk from Ghoom train station. You are permitted to take pictures inside. There is a large beautiful empowering statue of...More

Thank Vijay_from_Surrey
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It hosts Maitreya Buddha 15tf statue. The artwork is very nice.Note that monastery closes by 17:00 hrs so do not plan late evening trip

Thank Prashant J
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One must visit this monastery. It is en-rout Darjeeling heading from Tiger Hill. Nice Buddha statue and monastery is there. One can experience How monastery works and how monks live the life.

Thank JKapil
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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

When we reached it was closed. No crowd was there. I believe there are bigger monastery than this one in the town

Thank PujaTravelUnlimited
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Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Situated on an excellent location near Ghum railway station. We visited this ancient monastary in early morning back on the way from tiger hill. Even at morning hours there was considerable rush and prayers were going on in full swing. The sanctum has a huge...More

Thank minal p
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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

The monastery is quite old, and one can see a magnificent statue of Buddha inside. There is souvenir shop also inside the monastery.

Thank Souvik S
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

This is one of the oldest monasteries in India. But the place is not well maintained which is disappointing.

Thank Himanshi_Saxena
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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

It is one of the oldest Monasteries in Ghum, Darjeeling established in 1850 and situated next to the Sterling Darjeeling Resort, a short walk from the Ghum railway station on the Darjeeling Heritage Railway Line.

Thank Sunny_DelhiNCR
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SSouvik
2 October 2016|
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Response from Royadip | Reviewed this property |
Visited in May and it was O.K
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SSouvik
2 October 2016|
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Response from Alpesh S | Reviewed this property |
ya its ok for seniors but not ok for heart patient.or any type of lungs dieses....
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