Explore Kalimpong

Home to extraordinary Himalayan panoramas, exquisite colonial architecture, a bustling bazaar and an age old hill charm- the picturesque town of Kalimpong straddles a ridge that stands tall over the Teesta River. The scenic little town and its surrounding areas commands beautiful expansive views of the mighty snow-clad mountains. There are major educational institutions like Dr. Graham's Homes, St Joseph's Convent and St. Augustine's School, several of which were set up during the colonial period. There are ancient churches and majestic monasteries. Kalimpong is well known for some amazing cheese, handmade noodles and unique nurseries that house a dizzying variety of orchids, cacti and succulents.