Gopaldhara Tea Estate
Rishi Saria and his son Dasrsh
This family plantation, run by the Saria family since 1955, is part of the historical gardens of the Darjeeling appellation. It was planted in 1881 on a land originally covered with rice fields interspersed with streams. Its name comes from the name of the former owner of the rice fields Gopal and the Nepalese name given to the water courses: dhara. Spread over 173 hectares of cultivated tea trees,...