Elgin Darjeeling

Address: 18 HD Lama Road, Darjeeling, West Bengal, 734101, India | 3 star hotel
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This 3 star hotel, located on 18 HD Lama Road, Darjeeling, is near Tiger Hill, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Mirik, and Barbotey Rock Garden.
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    TripAdvisor Reviews Elgin Darjeeling

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

    Travel Blogs from Darjeeling

    Bangladesh to India

    A travel blog entry by royali on Oct 17, 2015

    5 comments, 2 photos

    ... would be up there as far as one of the worst. There was no order and 2 hours of waiting for officialdom one learns to be patient. Immigration was a clay floored tin building.
    We are going to get up at 4 am to watch the sun rise against the Himalayas tomorrow
    Should be a highlight if the weather stays fine


    Trekking to see Everest and tea plantations

    A travel blog entry by hayclarketravel on Nov 24, 2014

    58 photos

    ... looked the same and it took hours and I was stuck talking to our new friend. The snacks we bought for trekking also turned out to be an excellent substitute for breakfast but it also meant we now needed more. Once back in Darjeeling we went back to bed for a few hours. Once up we again went trekking snack shopping and enjoyed an excellent mixed grill at an English style restaurant. It came with bacon and sausages and pieces of pork and chicken and roast potatoes and veg, it ...

    Darjeeling Unlimited

    A travel blog entry by charlie.weikert on Jul 22, 2013

    9 photos

    ... Most notably you can see Mt Kanchenjunga which rises 28,169ft to be the 3rd tallest mountain in the world. It was incredible. We also visited the zoo which is the leader in breaking both Tibetan wolves (which are insanely badass) as well as red pandas (insanely cute). Inside the zoo is the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute which was founded by Sherpa Tenzeng who was the first man to climb Everest (with Hillary). It had an awesome 3D map of all ...

    An Indian wedding to introduce us to local life

    A travel blog entry by kiri-ana on May 08, 2013

    16 photos

    ... our sarees, bangles, bindis and mehndi, we went downstairs to join the festivities. There was a drum band playing at the front gate of the hotel and the groom's side were all dancing along, so naturally we joined in! After some time Navin arrived on a horse, looking like a prince. The music and dancing continued as a parade along the brightly decorated path as Navin and one of his young cousins rode the horse up to the huge outdoor area where the party was held. Preeti met ...

    Tenzing and the Red Panda

    A travel blog entry by scroggins on Sep 28, 2012

    9 photos

    One our way to Nepal we stopped in for another cuppa. While we were knocking about the neighbourhood we visited a picturesque tea estate, The Himalayan Mountaineering Institute's fab Museum and Darjeeling Zoo which housed red pandas. Not back for just a tea ...

    Traveler Photos Elgin Darjeeling

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    Miranda and Phub at the New Elgin Hotel
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