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Himalayan Mountaineering Institute

Jawahar Parvat, Darjeeling, Darjeeling 734101, India
+91 354 225 4087
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Jawahar Parvat, Darjeeling, Darjeeling 734101, India
+91 354 225 4087
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A very well designed place giving interesting information regarding the mountain climbing as well as history of first ever Everest Victory.

Thank Arif K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting museum, if you are interested in the first mountaineers and sherpas that conquered the huge Himalayan range. Especially if you want to know something more about the famous Edmund Hillary and his the local sherpa Tenzing Norgay. The content of the museum is ok,...More

Thank Bruno V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we visited this place as part of the zoo. Museum is mainly the only place to visit and its really good if you are interested in mountaineering , i am frankly no fan of mountaineering but it was enjoyable. you get illustrations of mountains, hiking...More

Thank naveen m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the first mountaineering institutes of the country.The learning center for all budding adventurers is holy grail for students.Mr.Tenzing Norgay Who was the first to summit Mt.Everest with Sir Edmund Hillary was the institute's very first principal.

Thank HiteshAdventure
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you anything about mountaineering or if you want to know, this is the place to be. Clean area and one can understand more about the challenges and techniques. definitely worth a visit.

Thank YogiNB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

.bestest best...Himalayan Mountaineering Institute was built as a tribute to Tenzing sherpa.so that he could impart his skills to all those who pursued climbing activities in the Himalayas.

Thank Rojan S
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Amazing place to visit ,has many things in it.We got to know a lot about mountaineering .a nice valley view

Thank Manna282016
Reviewed 22 July 2017

The model of the Himalayan ranges is the best tool to understand the various mountain ranges, where they are placed and how they are connected. It also gives an overwhelming view of the spread of the majestic range. The artefacts and history of mountaineering actually...More

Thank NirupamaSP
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

This is a real hidden gem which is not so famous to the whole world The institute has a museum which has almost every minute detail of each and every climb over the Everest and the museum has the grave of Tenzing Norgay.

Thank Sathvik P
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Such a nice place to visit. It shows the history of mountaineering as well as such a wonderful museum which describe all about mountaining.

Thank shakti k
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Response from udayan_roy85 | Reviewed this property |
The entry fee is Rs. 50 for both HMI and the Zoo packed together. Camera fee is Rs. 10. The time depends on you. For ourselves, it took more than 3 hours to visit the two. Also there is a Natural History Museum in the zoo... More