Explore the rich history and the scenic beauty of the mountains as you stay at Summit Lillium Hotel & Spa, Kalimpong. Kalimpong, located in the Himalayan foothills, sits on a ridge overlooking the Tista river and enjoys being a popular tourist destination in the region. Originally inhabited by the Lepcha community, the name 'Kalimpong' is derived as the 'ridge where we play'. This place serves as the hub of mixed culture and is also renowned as the religious centre of Buddhism. The Zong Dhok Palri Phodang monastery is approximately 3.8 km from Summit Lillium Hotel & Spa. It is an abode to a number of rare and unique Tibetan sculptures.