Location: Kalimpong is a beautiful town which is located in the Himalayan region. Durpin Dara Hill is one of the two famous hills which are situated in this beautiful town.
Description: Durpin Dara Hill is one of the most visited attractions in the city of Kalimpong. This hill is a vantage point from where tourists can get a bird’s eye view of the plains, Rangeet as well as Teesta River. In local language, Durpin means binocular and on a clear day vacationers can get a magnificent view of the entire range of mountains including Kanchenjunga. Durpin Dara hill is located at a height of 1372 meters above the sea level. Tourists can visit the Zang Dhok Palri Monastery which is located atop the hill and was established in the year 1976 by Dalai Lama. The Indian army also has their base on this hill because of its proximity to the border.
Activity: While at the Durpin Dara hill, the highest point in Kalimpong, visitors can enjoy majestic views of the surroundings. This is a not to be missed attraction while in the beautiful city of Kalimpong. Therefore, add this attraction to your itinerary and spend some time with your loved ones amidst scenic views.