Japanese Peace Pagoda, Darjeeling

4.4
#1 of 19 in Historic Sites in Darjeeling
Find a place of calm at Japanese Peace Pagoda, a monument that promotes world peace and cultural understanding. Japanese Buddhist monk Nichidatsu Fujii laid the foundation stone in 1972, and the completed pagoda reaches to a height of 28.5 m (94 ft) and width of 23 m (75 ft). Though located close to a Buddhist temple and part of a wider Buddhist complex, the purpose of the pagoda has always been to encourage unity between people of different races, creeds, and religions. Plan to visit Japanese Peace Pagoda during your Darjeeling vacation using our convenient Darjeeling trip itinerary planner .
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  • We visited during last week of February. The weather was very cold and the temple was completely covered by mist. As there was a hailstorm the previous day, there was ice everywhere. This is a very be...  more »
  • We had been there just after snowfall in Darjeeling and really the place brings peace in mind. The Scenic beauty is also heart touching.  more »
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  • What a peaceful, serene and cold place. The surrounding is also very charming. The whole environment is peaceful that it kind of make you feel calm, energized with positive vibes. I personally like the place very much. The main Pagoda and the nearby small museum like building with so many spiritual architectures is really good to see. In a single word, JUST AWESOME.
  • An average place located on 10 min distance from main Darjeeling Market.... As the name suggest it is a peaceful place where a Japanese and a Buddhist temple is located.... You can enjoy beautiful view of Mountains from there... Good place for Photography... But don't expect too much....
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