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Happy Valley Tea Estate

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The Happy Valley Tea Estate caresses the misty hills of Darjeeling, overlooking the fertile Himalayan foothills. Established in 1854, its history is closely entwined with the origins and cultivation of Darjeeling tea. This garden, located in the...more
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Lebong Cart Road, Darjeeling 734101, India
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I went to Happy Valley Tea Estate. At a magical altitude of 6,800 feet, the Happy Valley Tea Estate is the second oldest tea estate in the tea-rich town of Darjeeling. One can take a guided tour through the fragrant factory, learning and observing the...More

Thank Footprints727663
Reviewed 5 days ago

I was born in Darjeeling , grew up in a home built in the Happy Valley Tea Estate Cart Road, Darjeeling, went to St. Joseph's school run by the Jesuit Fathers from Canada.We used to run through the hills in the tea garden go down...More

Thank asimbose
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visit to the happy valley tea estate, enhance your knowledge about tea and its legacy. You can have some finest taste of organic Darjeeling tea there. The guided tour of the tea factory was very informative. Must Visit !!More

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Senior_Executive, General Manager at Happy Valley Tea Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Happy hello Visitor ! Thank you for the great review and the love. Our guides love opening the minds of visitors to the magical story of Darjeeling Tea. We hope you enjoyed the tasting and the tour. Here’s looking forward to seeing you again on...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

South Sikkim is famous for tea gardens and one can enjoy the slopes of tea gardens allowing you to shoot best pictures. The fresh tea served here is refreshing and you can purchase some to take back to home.More

Thank abhay60
Senior_Executive, General Manager at Happy Valley Tea Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Happy hello Abhay ! Thank you for the great review and the love. Our guides love opening the minds of visitors to the magical story of Darjeeling Tea. We hope you enjoyed the tasting and the tour. Here’s looking forward to seeing you again on...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Experience not very exciting. A guided visit to the tea gardens and option to stay some time in the estate would have bettered the experience.More

Thank FH-Bangalore
Senior_Executive, Manager at Happy Valley Tea Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Happy Hello Visitor!! Thanks for your candid review. We deeply regret the disappointment that you might have faced. Your review and suggestions are very important for us and gives us inputs to improve quality of our services and visitor- experience. It’s always our endeavor to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting experience. Very nice lady guide, explained all from A-Z. Though it was not a season for the tea production, we had opportunity to know and to see some of the processes. Good variety of tea, which is exporting only to UK and Japan. Had...More

Thank Zara_Salah
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A huge are covered with tea. We photoshoot here in the tea garden with local clothes. They also provide tea and we bought fresh tea leaves from here to take it to home.More

Thank neha763
Senior_Executive, Manager at Happy Valley Tea Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Happy hello Neha ! Thank you for the great review and the love. Our guides love opening the minds of visitors to the magical story of Darjeeling Tea. We hope you enjoyed the tasting and the tour. Here’s looking forward to seeing you again on...More

Reviewed 20 August 2018

Rs 100 was entry fee. If you want to know about tea processing and variety of the tea. Guide of factory shared good informed about tea.More

Thank GaganM117
Senior_Executive, Manager at Happy Valley Tea Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Happy hello Gagan ! Thank you for the great review and the love. Our guides love opening the minds of visitors to the magical story of Darjeeling Tea. We hope you enjoyed the tasting and the tour. Here’s looking forward to seeing you again on...More

Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Happy Valley is indeed a happy tea estate!! One of the oldest tea estates in the Country, Happy Valley is spread over 400 acres of lush tea gardens!! The tea estate tour was very very informative and ended with lovely tea tasting. Infact the nominal...More

Thank DarrpanMehta
Senior_Executive, Manager at Happy Valley Tea Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Happy hello Darrpan ! Thank you for the review, it was a pleasure taking you around our estate and factory. Our guides love opening the minds of visitors to the magical story of Darjeeling Tea. Great to know that you enjoyed the tasting and the...More

Reviewed 11 July 2018

One must visit this place if he/she is tea lover. The guide will take you through all the places where the Tea is made and processed and will explain in detail how every tea differs and also how the tea is sourced from the plants...More

Thank CameliaSur
Senior_Executive, Manager at Happy Valley Tea Estate, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Happy hello Camelia ! Thank you for the review, it was a pleasure taking you around our estate and factory. Our guides love opening the minds of visitors to the magical story of Darjeeling Tea. Great to know that you enjoyed the tasting and the...More

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DhirajL2
15 July 2018|
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Response from Priyanka K | Reviewed this property |
not more than an hour.
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Sumana_Kolkata
26 April 2017|
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Response from Senior_Executive | Property representative |
Thank you for making Happy Valley Tea Estate us part of your Darjeeling itinerary. Happy Valley Tea Estate is situated approx 3 km from the heart of Darjeeling city. We would recommend you to take a cab to reach the... More
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84france25
3 December 2016|
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Response from Senior_Executive | Property representative |
Hello! Thank you for making us part of your Darjeeling itinerary. In December we will not have plucking or processing, but we do show visitors the machines in running condition, as a demonstration. Looking forward to... More
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