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Ghoom Monastery

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Ghum, Darjeeling, India
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Ghum, Darjeeling, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a beautiful place to view the lovely symbol crafted well. Do visit here. Awesome place and having natural beauty.

Thank shakti k
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a monastery built between 1850 - 1910. It has a statue of Maitreya Buddha. This monastery also gave shelter to many High ranking Buddhist monks during Chinese occupation of Tibet in 1959. A good place to visit for peace of mind.

Thank rat_astro
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying in Darjeeling and had driven down to the Ghoom Monastery, in the morning. The monastery is very close to the Batasia loop.Since it was raining, the monastery wasn't very crowded. There is a large statue of Buddha inside and one can pray...More

Thank Seema1709
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's on the way from Tiger Hill visit on early morning. had a very refreshing feeling at this place. At entry there is shop from you can buy local items. At entry , statue of happy man welcomes you, interiors is well decorated with colourful...More

Thank manishmalanionly
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The colurful interiors and the idols are mesmerising. The feeling is serene, pure and awesome. Worth it!

Thank AshuRadhu
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Good to visit if travelling by. Good to see this famous place though some may not find it very interesting

Thank snmn4
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Nice place. I have visited this place at morning and its good. The scenic beauty is well appraised and we enjoyed it.

Thank AMRITAVA
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Situated near Ghoom railway station, Yiga Choeling Monastery or the Ghoom Monastery. There is big statue of Lord Buddha. It's a Tibetan Buddhist monastery in Darjeeling

Thank dhyan400
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Beautiful exterior and one is not allowed to visit the interior. Nice view. One may sit and enjoy the view

Thank Isha S
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I absolutely loved the colourful doors and windows of the monastery. The adult monks were busy with their daily lives the little ones were gleefully playing. This place is close to the Batasia Loop and from the main city of Darjeeling, hence it can be...More

Thank TaniaMukherjee
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SSouvik
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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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