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Himalayan Mountaineering Institute

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Address: Jawahar Parvat, Darjeeling, Darjeeling 734101, India
Phone Number: 0354 2254087
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It is really well maintained and had quite a good information and also the displaying of all the things related to tracking and mountaineering.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 3, 2015
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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

This place is really an inspiration for them If you want to know about mountaineering,You can get the real feel of mountaineering heregadjets used by the famous mountaineers,Also you may be thrilled to see the original equipments of Tenzing Norgay and other great mountaineers. a very knowledble visit.

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Vadodara, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

It is really well maintained and had quite a good information and also the displaying of all the things related to tracking and mountaineering.

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Bathinda, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

very informative and nice place to visit in Darjeeling. Had a rare collection of mountaineering equipments used in earlier expeditions with history of expeditions.

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Here we got to see the Mountain Climbing Equipment that were used by Edmund Hillary and Nepalese Tenzing Norgay to make their way to the Mt Everest. It was both educational, and at the same time very exciting. A lot of information was there like how they made their way to the pinnacle of Mt. Everest, the routes they took,... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Historic place but could do much better with proper maintenance and better display.... Wish the display used a better technology and audio assistance.... not much to ask these days...

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Indore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Good History of Indian Mounaineering with lots of photographs and equipments ! very educative for the children ! well maintained !

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Doha, Qatar
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Probably not a very impressive place to visit. However, those who admire efforts of our mountaineers and their support staff - must visit to pay respect to those brave hearts.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

A well mentained museum...you can see the tools & gears used by great personalities/mountaineers. very informative regarding the history of mountaineering in India

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

I did NAF and HMI both, these are the best institutes in india for trekking and mountaineering. HMI provide every things during mountaineering, like life jackets, a trainer, every tools required, a mountaineering bag etc, I and my team did hill climbing, water diving, rope climbing, swimming in deep water, many more fun.. amazing and daredevil feelings... great experience and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

The museum is well maintained. The tools & gears used by famous mountaineer are kept there. It is nice to see an institute for mountaineering based in India.

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Address: Jawahar Parvat, Darjeeling, Darjeeling 734101, India
Phone Number: 0354 2254087
Location: Asia  >  India  >  West Bengal  >  Darjeeling

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