Darjeeling

Darjeeling

Darjeeling

Darjeeling and Kalimpong districts in the north of West Bengal are replete with traditional performing art forms, each unique in its form, content, presentation and musical richness. Home to about 15 indigenous communities, they continue with their traditional culture practices in the picturesque villages of the Eastern Himalayas. These folk traditions are sparkling in the diversity of cultural expressions, indigenous instruments and colourful costumes.

The Snow Lion dance of Tibetan folk artists, Chyabrung dance of Limbu community, Damphoo dance of Tamang community, Naumati Baja of Damai community, Lakhe dance of Newar community, Sakewa dance of Rai community, traditional songs and dances of Mangar, Lepcha, Bhutia and Dhimal community are the integral part of their life and cultural identity.

How to reach?

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Nearest railway station is NJP and nearest airport is Bagdogra. One may take a taxi from the nearest railway station or airport to reach Darjeeling.

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Where to stay

Where to stay?

Plenty of hotels and lodges of various price range is available in Darjeeling.

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