Japanese Peace Pagoda

Japanese Peace Pagoda Timings, History, Route

The Foundation stone for the Pagoda construction was laid on 3 Nov 1972. It got finished on 1 Nov 1992 and made available for the devotee’s visit. This pagoda houses Four Buddha Avatars. It is a two-storey structure and was built with guidance from the Buddhist Monk from Japan. This Peace Pagoda is called by Nippojan Mayoji Buddhist Temple.

Entry fees: Free

Best Time to Visit: Nov-May. Remains open on all days.


Opening Hours: 4:30 am – 7:00 pm

Prayer Timings

Morning Hours: 4:30 am – 6:00 am

Evening Hours: 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm

How to reach Peace Pagoda?

10 mins Drive from Darjeeling town.  Taxi or Jeep can be hired from Darjeeling Town.

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