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Himalayan Mountaineering Institute

Jawahar Parvat, Darjeeling, Darjeeling 734101, India
+91 354 225 4087
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Jawahar Parvat, Darjeeling, Darjeeling 734101, India
+91 354 225 4087
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you anything about mountaineering or if you want to know, this is the place to be. Clean area and one can understand more about the challenges and techniques. definitely worth a visit.

Thank YogiNB
Reviewed 5 days ago

.bestest best...Himalayan Mountaineering Institute was built as a tribute to Tenzing sherpa.so that he could impart his skills to all those who pursued climbing activities in the Himalayas.

Thank Rojan S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing place to visit ,has many things in it.We got to know a lot about mountaineering .a nice valley view

Thank Manna282016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The model of the Himalayan ranges is the best tool to understand the various mountain ranges, where they are placed and how they are connected. It also gives an overwhelming view of the spread of the majestic range. The artefacts and history of mountaineering actually...More

Thank NirupamaSP
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a real hidden gem which is not so famous to the whole world The institute has a museum which has almost every minute detail of each and every climb over the Everest and the museum has the grave of Tenzing Norgay.

Thank Sathvik P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Such a nice place to visit. It shows the history of mountaineering as well as such a wonderful museum which describe all about mountaining.

Thank shakti k
Reviewed 18 July 2017

This place holds immense information about Mountaineering, past Indian expeditions etc. If you are a mountaineer or trekking enthusiast, this is a must visit place.

Thank rat_astro
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Housed in the same complex of Padmaja Zoological park, Darjeeling, this institute is a pride of India. The trainers are trained bya team of well versed knowledgeable teachers in mountaineering and related areas. The general atmosphere with the facilities available make a trainee a fitter...More

Thank Sivakumar V
Reviewed 12 July 2017

An experience to see the apparatus and other things that the mountaineers carry alongwith while climbing the summits. Its worth a watch to see those coz not every common travellers go on higher altitude to trek - its a must when you have school going...More

Thank sonardevika
Reviewed 11 July 2017

HMI conducts Basic Mountaineering Course, Advance Mountaineering Course primarily other than different adventure courses. The institute has a very interesting Everest Museum that archives as well as displays information regarding all the historic endeavors to summit Mount Everest since 1924 expedition of George Mallory!.Must visit!

Thank 25urvic
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Response from udayan_roy85 | Reviewed this property |
The entry fee is Rs. 50 for both HMI and the Zoo packed together. Camera fee is Rs. 10. The time depends on you. For ourselves, it took more than 3 hours to visit the two. Also there is a Natural History Museum in the zoo... More