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Ghoom Monastery

Ghum, Darjeeling, India
+91 354 227 4579
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Ghum, Darjeeling, India
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

There are three MONASTERIES in Ghoom. 1. The Yoga choling . Frequented by the likes of Richard Here and Steven Regal. 2.Sakya guru ; Where most of the sheep's a d Bhutias pay homage during loser. 3. The Drum Choling. Where most of the tourists...More

Thank Anshumanafsa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the must-visit places of Darjeeling. The serene Buddha will mesmerize you. There are showpieces you can buy from here. A small market is there outside the monastery.

Thank iamArnabPal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited this monastery following our ride on the Toy Train, and found it a very peaceful, spiritual place. Our guide explained all the intricacies of the various decorative symbols throughout which really enhanced our visit

Thank lindylou601
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ghoom Monastery is a very popular Tibetan style monastery and must visit place in Darjeeling. This was established in 1850 by a Mongolian Astrologer and monk named Sokpo Sherab Gyatso. Inside the Monastery there is a status of Maitreya Buddha which gives you deep peace....More

Thank Santanu C
Reviewed 29 October 2017

From Batasia loop we joined here. It's a very peaceful place. All you can get here is a glimpse of Lord Buddha statue. Ladies are selling woolen clothes and other items on the monastery gates and stairs. I bought a wind chime here, loved the...More

Thank ChinmayMandal
Reviewed 13 October 2017

One of must visit places in Darjeeling. As a Gompa's lover, this place is a treasury for me. Usually if you rent car to Tiger Hill, the driver will stop to this place

Thank Sysilia
Reviewed 12 October 2017

It is one of the points cover in 3 points tour in Darjeeling and for me it is the average most point ..A Buddha Monastery having a large Lord Buddha statue inside .. Place is peaceful ..will take hardly 5 to 10 mins to cover...More

Thank ziaur2k
Reviewed 10 October 2017

The place acted as a sanctuary for Buddhist monks fleeing Chinese occupation in Tibet. If you visit in the afternoon, you will find clouds surrounding the monastery like a fog.

Thank bose_rima
Reviewed 18 August 2017

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 17 August 2017

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