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Address: | Darjeeling Reservation Center , Chamber 201, Second floor, Near IIEST , Howrah-711103 , West Bengal, Darjeeling 734101, India
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Chaowrastra is the most popular area. It has many shops of different items. In evening it got crowded and many people comes out for the shopping.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Anamika K

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Chowrasta is basically the village square where 4 roads meet. The youngsters have a stage from which they play music and perform their dance routines. Around the square are the shops selling local arts and crafts and of course Darjeeling tea.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chaowrastra is the most popular area. It has many shops of different items. In evening it got crowded and many people comes out for the shopping.

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Thank Anamika K
National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

gud place for shopping,lots of hotels located in this area,taxi and bus stand is nearby.It is about 2 kms from Darjeeling Railway Station.

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Somerset, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The produce on sale gives an intriguing insight in to why the local population remain slim with a long life expectancy, i.e.fresh food, clean mountain air and daily mountain walks.

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Bhiwadi, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

Local market is there where you can do shopping, imported items from china are available here. Rates are fair enough still you can do bargaining..

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Navi Mumbai, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

It feels very different and amazing when you are watching a football match on a big screen with a very good sound in surrounding of unknown crowd in an open place. Really I found it very interesting and spent some time there. Then we went to Mahakal Temple which is just a few steps away from here and on the... More 

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Adjacent to mall. Road sided food vendors foods are available here. Varieties of food. Must taste these.............

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Chowrasta is the Park Street of Darjeeling, One can just sit on a bench and gaze at the hills and drink tea and much on Momo's from the various stalls or go and sit in the numerous food joints and have a bite and sip Darjeeling tea, It hosts many cultural events during festivals to entertain the locals as well... More 

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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

The Chowrasta is the busiest place in Darjeeling with activities like stage shows, pony rides, jogging or simply strolling around doing window shopping. It’s a big circular area with benches around for people to relax and enjoy the scenery. Lanes stretch out of this chowrasta have shops selling various items and you would also find lot of kiosks selling momos,... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

Darjeeling is a crowded touristy destination on a high altitude under the majestic himalayas. when we visited the weather was lovely but the skies had not yet cleared enough to get views of the himalayas. so we spent our time locally taking walks and getting bowled over by the beautiful and colourful flowers evident every where even in the small... More 

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