Discover tranquility in
Kurseong, which in Lepcha means 'the
Land of White Orchids', referring to the small white orchid prolific here.
Nestled in the foothills of the
Himalayas with awe-inspiring views of the majestic Kanchenjunga, and surrounded
by the wafting aromas of the finest Darjeeling tea
On the outskirts of main town
Kurseong is Cochrane Place, a
recreated and restored stately British Colonial home of its previous resident,
Percy John Cochrane, MBE
Stone, log and cast iron splendour
are complemented with regal antique furniture, colonial cuisine and the Raj
Situated along a ridge, breathtaking views of the mountains and the valley are
visible from all the twelve bedrooms. Distinctive interiors give each of them
their own individual character.
Let Cochrane Place suggest an itinerary while
you are here. Our service is unobtrusive, yet attentive at the correct time.
We are happy to accommodate your needs. Enjoy the peace, take in the fresh air
and appreciate the natural beauty during your stay here.
Thing's to See and Do
- Enjoy a packed picnic excursion on the
- Or a packed lunch at
Chimney- an organic farm at 7000
- Take a day trip to Darjeeling by the
DHR train- a UNESCO World heritage
- Try river rafting on the
- Visit the magnificent
- Or the
Ambootia tea factory - India's finest bio-organic tea estate,
- go shopping at the
Tibetan carpet weaving workshop,
- Experience wildlife at the
Deer Park and Forest Museum and