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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average22%
  • Poor0%
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“worth a visit” (3 reviews)
“bhutan” (4 reviews)
LOCATION
RC Mintri Road, Kalimpong, India
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"nice monastery"
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Nice monastery in Kalimpong. Beautiful paintings, calm and quiet place. Cleanliness around the monastery is required. Situated in a very narrow road.

Thank sandip_enigma
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Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Spent a good half hour at the terrace. What a view!! Loved it. The monastery is simple and quiet. Definitely be worth a visit

Thank sushila57
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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Deeply moving to see people praying.Extremely beautiful thangka paintings and murals.Gorgeous and quiet.

Thank echowa
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

The highlight of our visit as to see that the monks were playing their musical instruments and were chanting. Beautiful statues and architecture! Hi

Thank Mohan1946
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Reviewed 22 February 2017

After entering you would feel that you are in one of the monastery at Bhutan...Calm Peacefull and surely will visit again

Thank ranitb
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Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

The place is uphill 3 kms from Kursheong main market.The road is picturesque and beautiful crossing many Army Camps , Golf Course , Morgan House. The monastery is very beautiful. Lots of young monks stay in there. The Army School playground is just below with...More

Thank Sayan85
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Reviewed 20 November 2016

Very nice well decorated monastery. You can experience great views if you climb on the top. Its worth a visit.

Thank Soumya_Sen
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Reviewed 7 November 2016

A haven of tranquility where one can attain a rich visual history of Buddhism .An interesting visit -do it in the late afternoon so one can watch the glorious sunset .

Thank Shireen D
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Reviewed 1 October 2016

This place is less crowdy but a very good place to visit. This place brings a calmness in mind. I feel refreshed at this place.

Thank Raja_Asansol
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Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

This gumpha is near to morgan house. One can walk to the monestry.. when i visited this monestry was under renovation/restoration.

Thank Subrata D
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Response from Bornav | Reviewed this property |
I had visited at around 10am, the prayer session was going on. However, to see the Kora/Parikrama (Circumambulation), which usually happens in the Bhutanese monasteries, it would be better to visit at 9am. It would be better... More
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