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Bengal Natural History Museum was initially started to display the small range of butterflies and birds that are native to Darjeeling. It was established in the year 1903. Later, it grew and developed into a huge house and building in which collections of birds, mammals, reptiles, fishes, bird’s nests and eggs, etc were also added and displayed. It is located at a few minutes of walkable distance from the Chowrasta Mall. Not only fauna collection, but Bengal Natural History Museum also has a huge and variety of collections of floras too. The collections of animals and birds that are kept for display here are original creatures that are preserved with great care and attention.
The specimens here consist of a digital colour printed board near it. These digitalized boards consist of the information and details of the specimens. These specimens are kept for display in the appropriate size of glass cabinets. Some of the specimens found here are Owl, Northern spotted owlet, flycatchers, pheasants, Himalayan Brown Wood Owls, crocodiles, snakes, buffalo heads, Tibetan fox, Tibetan Lynx, Leopards, Panthers, etc. There are eggs of many species that are not displayed by this museum due to lack of space.
• All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
• Hotel pickup and drop-off included from the city hotels
• Informative, friendly and professional guide
• Great overview and orientation of the visit
• Guide services for a more personalized experience
Airconditioned transport with driver
• 01 to 03 persons - Sedan cars - Indian make cars like Toyota Etios or Maruti Swift Desire
• 03 to 05 persons - SUV cars - Toyota Innova or similar
• 06 to 10 persons - Tempo Traveller with 10 seats
• 11 to 18 persons - Mini coaches with 18 seater
• 19 to 42 persons - Coaches with 27 or 42 seater
All the vehicles are air-conditioned
Pickup and Departure:
Pick up from mentioned city Centre, Railway Station or your city hotel.
Drop at mentioned city Centre, Railway Station or your city hotel.
• Tour Duration: Full-day 6-7 Hours
• Guide: English speaking guide included
• Assistance: Yes
• Entrance fees included: Yes
• Vehicle: Air-conditioned
• Driver with a phone: Yes
• Tour Starts Time: 0900 hrs.
• Confirmation will be sent within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability.
• Child below 5 years is free.
• No strict dress code is enforced at tour sites except for places of worship, shorts or sleeveless tops are not recommended.
• We recommend comfortable walking shoes and sunglasses/sunscreen during the visit.
• Entrance fees to the monuments are not included and are to be paid directly. Any camera or video camera fees, if any, are to be paid directly
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
Things To Carry:
• Comfortable footwear
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The customer receives a confirmation voucher via email within 24 hours of successful booking Rate is based on a minimum 2 person sharing. We reserve the right to cancel in case the minimum no. of customers required for the visit on any date is not met.
• If cancellations are made 30 days before the start date of the visit, 25% of the total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
• If cancellations are made 15-30 days before the start date of the visit, 50% of the total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
• If cancellations are made within 0-15 days before the start date of the visit, 100% of the total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
•The applicable refund amount will be processed within 15 business days
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