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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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Very informative and a must visit

HMI museum is a very informative palce. It has all one wants to know about different mountaneering expeditions taken in the world.It also features the original kits used by the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 23, 2015
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

nothing intresting in this HMI. very poorly managed with no guide available and no staff to answer your queries.

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patna
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

HMI museum is a very informative palce. It has all one wants to know about different mountaneering expeditions taken in the world.It also features the original kits used by the mountaneers,including kits used by Tenzing Norgay on his everst expedition. Must visit for all.

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Navi Mumbai, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

Brilliant place to visit. Dont miss it. HMI and Zoo are together. They have preserved the gear, equipments used by Tensing even now.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

It was overall a good place... Lot of informative stuff was there... They offered various short & medium courses for mountaineering...

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Jaipur, India
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

its a nice institute for new climbers with all the facilities and safety equipments they have a nice dummy climbing rock is made

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Mumbai, India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

If you want to know about mountaineering,gadjets used by the famous mountaineers,a very knowledble visit. just beside zoological park.

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Kolkata
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

OK.OK. Nothing special and small.They could have had more attractions, however, since it is situated at the Padmaja naidu Zoo and you have to pass by, you could peep in once.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

This place is a must visit in Darjeeling.It provides tourists with an excellent insight into the life of the much reverred mountaineers.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Well! you cannot go inside the institute but just the museum. Its an average museum with clothes, equipments and pictures of mountaineering expeditions.

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Latur
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

the best place in darjiling there is all information regarding himalaya and all its expeditions ... great one.. must see

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