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Ghoom Monastery

Ghum, Darjeeling, India
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Ghum, Darjeeling, India
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Reviewed 4 days ago

a must visit place when you are in Darjeeling..this place is very peaceful.this place tells lot of story about lord Buddha.who was born in nepal..

Thank Rojan S
Reviewed 5 days ago

this place is very peaceful. I was in winters. i saw lot of fog from there. this place tells lot of story abt lord Buddha.

Thank SNEH P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

a must visit when you are in Darjeeling. Just like other monasteries, this one too is an oasis of peace and tranquility.

Thank DivyaKothiwal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place with lot of bells surrounding the temple .it had many people visiting there .spiritual place and must visit .

Thank Manna282016
Reviewed 4 weeks 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 18 July 2017

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 30 June 2017 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 26 June 2017 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 25 June 2017

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

Thank AshuRadhu
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

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

Thank snmn4
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Response from Royadip | Reviewed this property |
Visited in May and it was O.K
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....