Travelers are voting Tharpa Choeling Gompa, Ghum Monastery and Tharpa Choling Monastery as the best of 3 monasteries in Darjeeling. There are 7 monasteries in Mangan a city just 36 km from Darjeeling and 7 monasteries in Dzongu which is 37 km distant. The most popular of these are Kathok Wodsallin Gompa in Mangan and Lingdum Gompa in Dzongu. You can find 5 monasteries in West Bengal and 112 monasteries in the country of India. Our members favorite in West Bengal is Tharpa Choeling Gompa and Shey Palace And Monastery is the top pick in India. Want more? Check out our map of monasteries in Darjeeling.