Mangpu
in Darjiling of West Bengal, India

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
26.970 and 88.381 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 26° 58' 12" and E 88° 22' 51"
Currency and Currency Code:
Rupee - INR
Spoken languages:
English, Hindi, Bengali, Telugu, Marathi, Tamil, Urdu, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Oriya, Panjabi, Assamese, Bihari , Kashmiri, Nepali, Sindhi, Sanskrit, French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 10:35 AM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Kolkata
UTC/GMT offset: 5.5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:18 am and 4:45 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Robinson Crusoe
References
This place on Geonames.org

Discover Mangpu

Mangpu in Darjiling (West Bengal) is a town in India about 691 mi (or 1,112 km) east of New Delhi, the country's capital city.

Current time in Mangpu is now 10:35 AM (Sunday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kolkata with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. We know of 8 airports near Mangpu. The closest airport in India is Bagdogra Airport in a distance of 20 mi (or 33 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is Sagarmatha National Park in Nepal at a distance of 113 mi (or 182 km).

When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Gangtok, Ilam, Jalpaiguri, Samtse and Xarsingma. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 15°C / 59 °F

Morning Temperature 4°C / 40 °F
Evening Temperature 13°C / 56 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 51 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 0%
Air Pressure 903.1 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 57% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 17th of December 2018

12°C (53 °F)
10°C (49 °F)
Very heavy rain, calm, overcast clouds.

Thursday, 1st of January 1970

0°C (32 °F)
0°C (32 °F)
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Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Comforting Motherly Food at Darjeeling Restaurant, India

Published: May 19, 2013
Length: 28:12 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Mark Wiens

Check out my website http://migrationology.com/ for lots more Indian street food! | Have Facebook? https://www.facebook.com/migrationology Darjeeling, located at the base of the Himalayas,...


Steam in India 2005 -- Darjeeling Himalayan Railway Part 1

Published: August 12, 2013
Length: 38:44 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: blackthorne57

Darjeeling is a small town nearly 7000 feet above sea level in the foothills of the Himalayas in the north east corner of India. On a clear day the massive snow-clad peak of the third highest...


Darjeeling Kids

Published: April 02, 2015
Length: 11:24 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: N+P

2009 - Indien, Darjeeling. Am Bahnhof der berühmten "Darjeeling Himalayan Railway". Da die Frequenz der ankommenden und abfahrenden "Toy Trains" nicht sooo hoch ist, dient er auch als Spiel-...


Darjeeling Himalayan Railway

Published: March 30, 2015
Length: 14:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: N+P

2009 - Indien, Darjeeling. Wir geben uns das Vergnügen und überwinden die 2000 Höhenmeter hinab ins Tal mit der berühmten "Darjeeling Himalayan Railway". 6 1/2 Stunden dauert die Fahrt,...


Darjeeling, India

Published: September 29, 2014
Length: 43:17 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: travellingrants

A beautiful hill station of West Bengal in India, It is noted for its tea industry and the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Join us on Facebook at: https://www.facebook...


Darjeeling Toy Train !

Published: June 12, 2013
Length: 16:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Tejas Deshpande

The heritage toy train ride of Darjeeling !


9382_Petit train à vapeur historique entre Darjeeling et Siliguri en Inde

Published: February 10, 2013
Length: 13:19 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: tvmountain

Petit train à vapeur historique entre et Darjeeling et Siliguri en Inde... Images Michel Pellé... http://www.tvmountain.com.


Hiking in India, Darjeeling & Sikkim

Published: January 17, 2013
Length: 57:06 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: rupak nirola

The majestic natural beauty Himalayas are home to India's best front country and backcountry hiking. The mountain trails of Kanchenjunga, to Mount Everest offer stunning views with incredible...


Good Morning Darjeeling

Published: April 02, 2015
Length: 46:29 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: N+P

2009 - Indien, Darjeeling. Blick aus dem Hotelfenster. Mit diesem "Sound" wurden wir jeden Morgen geweckt! Statt im Sonnentau schimmernde, grüne Teppiche von Teeplantagen, mal ein Bild der...


Castleton Moonlight Darjeeling Tea 2015

Published: April 13, 2015
Length: 03:22 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Thunderbolt Tea, Darjeeling

Wet or infused tea leaves inspection of this excellent Darjeeling Tea from Castleton Tea Garden known and famed as "Castleton Moonlight" tea. This is one good and high quality tea batch from...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Darjeeling Himalayan Railway

The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, also known as the "Toy Train", is a 2ft narrow gauge railway that runs between New Jalpaiguri and Darjeeling in West Bengal. Built between 1879 and 1881, the railway is about 78 kilometres long. Its elevation level varies from about 100 metres at New Jalpaiguri to about 2,200 metres at Darjeeling.

Located at 27.045, 88.2672 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tourism in West Bengal, 2ft gauge railways, Narrow gauge railways in India, On-street running, Darjeeling district, Railway lines opened in 1880, Visitor attractions in Darjeeling, Mountain railways in India, World Heritage Sites in India, Transport in Siliguri, Northeast Frontier Railway Zone

Teesta Bazaar

Teesta Bazaar is a small town located 4 km downstream from the town of Melli on the right bank of Teesta River in Darjeeling district of the state of West Bengal, India. It is a road junction on Siliguri-Gangtok National Highway NH31A and the roads from Darjeeling and Kalimpong join NH31A near here. The national highway NH31 crosses Teesta River here. Darjeeling is on the west of the river and Kalimpong is on the east of the river.

Located at 27.06, 88.43 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cities and towns in Darjeeling district

Coronation Bridge

The Coronation Bridge, also known as the Sevoke Bridge, in Darjeeling district of West Bengal, India, spans across the Teesta River, connecting the districts of Darjeeling and Jalpaiguri. National Highway 31 runs across it. It was named to commemorate the coronation of King George VI in 1937 and was completed in 1941 at a cost of Rs 4 lakhs. The foundation stone of the bridge was laid by John Anderson, the-then Governor of Bengal in 1937.

Located at 26.9029, 88.4733 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
, Bridges completed in 1941, Darjeeling district, Buildings and structures in Darjeeling, Bridges in West Bengal

Lebong

Lebong is a valley about 1,000 feet below Darjeeling town, West Bengal, India. It is about 8 km from the Mall, the central location of Darjeeling. The valley is noted for its race course. The Lebong race course is visible from the town of Darjeeling. Lebong is also the place where initial tea plantation of the Darjeeling hills started in 1850s. It is also famous for Gorkha stadium located there .

Located at 27.0594, 88.2786 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Darjeeling, Valleys of India, Villages in Darjeeling district, Geography of West Bengal

Senchal Lake

Senchal lake, located 10 km to the south-east of Darjeeling, is the main reservoir of potable water for the town of Darjeeling, India. The lake is located at an altitude of 8,160 ft atop a hill. The hill also has one of the highest golf courses in the world. Senchal is a favourite picnic spot. A tourist lodge at Senchal provides accommodation to tourists. This lake is a part of the Senchal Wildlife Sanctuary.

Located at 26.9938, 88.2652 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Visitor attractions in Darjeeling, Lakes of West Bengal

Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park

Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park (also called the Darjeeling Zoo) is a 67.56-acre zoo in the town of Darjeeling in the Indian state of West Bengal. The zoo was opened in 1958, and an average elevation of 7,000 feet, is the largest high altitude zoo in India. It specializes in breeding animals adapted to alpine conditions, and has successful captive breeding programs for the Snow leopard, the critically endangered Himalayan wolf and the Red panda.

Located at 27.0586, 88.2544 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Visitor attractions in Darjeeling, Zoos in India, Zoology organizations, 1958 establishments in India

Lloyd's Botanical Garden

Lloyd's Botanical Garden, or Darjeeling Botanical Garden, is a botanical garden in Darjeeling in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Located at 27.0446, 88.2629 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Visitor attractions in Darjeeling, Botanical gardens in India, Protected areas of West Bengal

Tiger Hill, Darjeeling

Tiger Hill is the summit of Ghoom, the highest railway station on the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway – a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is famous for the panoramic views it offers of Mount Everest along with Kangchenjunga. It is 11 km from the town of Darjeeling and can be reached either by jeep or by foot through Chowrasta, Alubari (incidentally the oldest tea plantation in Darjeeling) or Jorebangla and then climbing up the incline to the summit, which takes about 2 hours at an easy pace.

Located at 26.9948, 88.2854 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Visitor attractions in Darjeeling, Hills of India, Mountains of West Bengal

Cart Road

Cart Road is a census town in Darjeeling district in the state of West Bengal, India.

Located at 26.94, 88.31 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cities and towns in Darjeeling district

Raj Bhavan, Darjeeling

Raj Bhavan (Hindi for Government House) of Darjeeling is the Summer residence of the Governor of West Bengal, It is located in the city of Darjeeling, West Bengal.

Located at 27.0514, 88.2635 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
British India, Governors' houses in India, Buildings and structures in Darjeeling

Darjeeling (Lok Sabha constituency)

Darjeeling (Lok Sabha constituency) is one of the 543 parliamentary constituencies in India. The constituency centres on Darjeeling in West Bengal. While six assembly segments are in Darjeeling district, one assembly segment is in Uttar Dinajpur district.

Located at 27.039, 88.264 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Politics in Darjeeling district, Darjeeling, Lok Sabha constituencies in West Bengal

Chidam

Chidam is a small town in the South Sikkim district of the Indian state of Sikkim.

Located at 27.12, 88.45 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cities and towns in South Sikkim district

Manjhitar

Manjhitar is a small town in the South Sikkim district of the Indian state of Sikkim. The Sikkim Manipal University is situated here.

Located at 27.1167, 88.3167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cities and towns in South Sikkim district

Batasia Loop

The Batasia Loop is a spiral railway created to lower the gradient of ascent of the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway in Darjeeling district of West Bengal, India. At this point, the track spirals around over itself through a tunnel and over a hilltop. It was commissioned in 1919.

Located at 27.0167, 88.2472 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Darjeeling district, Visitor attractions in Darjeeling, Mountain railways in India, 1919 establishments in India, 1919 in rail transport, Rail transport in West Bengal

Windamere Hotel

Windamere Hotel, built in the 1930s, is a heritage hotel situated on Observatory Hill, in Darjeeling, India.

Located at 27.0458, 88.2678 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Visitor attractions in Darjeeling, Hotels in India, Buildings and structures in Darjeeling, Heritage hotels in India

Takdah

Takdah Cantonment is a settlement located in Darjeeling district, West Bengal, India. It is one of the upcoming tourist centres of the Darjeeling hills.

Located at 27.0333, 88.3667 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Villages in Darjeeling district

Southfield College

Southfield College was founded as Loreto College in Darjeeling in August 1961 as a women's college. At the request of the government of West Bengal, the Irish Branch of the Institute of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the Darjeeling Loreto Educational Society agreed to take care of its management. However, due to the lack of personnel, the Loreto nuns were compelled to hand over the college to the government of West Bengal, hence to be run as Southfield College.

Located at 27.0477, 88.2678 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Education in Darjeeling, Colleges affiliated to University of North Bengal, Women's universities and colleges in West Bengal, Universities and colleges in Darjeeling district

Darjeeling Pulbazar (community development block)

Darjeeling Pulbazar (community development block) is an administrative division in Darjeeling Sadar subdivision of Darjeeling district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Lodhma, Darjeeling and Pulbazar police stations serve this block. Headquarters of this block is at Bijanbari. Pattabong Tea Garden is a census town in this block.

Located at 27.0902, 88.2216 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Community development blocks in Darjeeling district

Rangli Rangliot (community development block)

Rangli Rangliot (community development block) is an administrative division in Darjeeling Sadar subdivision of Darjeeling district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Rangli Rangliot police station serves this block. The headquarters of this block is at Takdah.

Located at 27.0295, 88.3569 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Community development blocks in Darjeeling district

Kalimpong I (community development block)

Kalimpong I (community development block) is an administrative division in Kalimpong subdivision of Darjeeling district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Kalimpong police station serves this block. Headquarters of this block is at Kalimpong.

Located at 27.06, 88.47 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Community development blocks in Darjeeling district

Kurseong (community development block)

Kurseong (community development block) is an administrative division in Kurseong subdivision of Darjeeling district in the Indian state of West Bengal. Kurseong police station serves this block. Headquarters of this block is at Kurseong. There is one census town in this block: Cart Road.

Located at 26.88, 88.28 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Community development blocks in Darjeeling district

Eastern Institute for Integrated Learning in Management University

The Eastern Institute for Integrated Learning in Management (EIILM) is an educational institution located in South Sikkim district in the Indian state of Sikkim.

Located at 27.1055, 88.3236 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Arts colleges in India, Business schools in India, Commerce colleges in India, Educational institutions established in 1995, Fashion schools in India, Hospitality schools in India, Information technology schools in India


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Mangphu, Mangpur, Mangpu