• Student Mehta Rajkumar Haridwar
  • Code UG180484
  • Faculty Design
  • Unit L3 Studio Unit
  • Tutor/s Prashant Pradhan,Shruja Pathak
  • TA Aayushi Bhatt


IDEA Himalayan railway played a prominent role in the economic development of Darjeeling. DHR was regarded as the economic backbone of Darjeeling. Taking DHR as a concept for this hotel design which will be reflected into the Interior with the lens of critical regionalism as well as Architecture form following context.PROGRAM BRIEF Darjeeling Himalayan Railway. It is an engineering marvel that uses zigzags, loops and a rack and pinion system to climb the steep slopes of the Himalayas. The railway has several stations, bridges, tunnels and museums that showcase its history and technology. The railway also offers scenic views of the mountains and the tea gardens along the way.