One of the most scenic of all Goodricke estates, Badamtam presents a magnificent view of the Kanchenjunga and has the Rangeet and Majithar flow through with a suspension bridge linking the garden to Sikkim. A serene and majestic, fourteen feet high bronze Buddha, sits like a guardian of peace over the tea bushes. Located 17 kms west of Darjeeling in the Lebong Valley and at an altitude ranging from 305 metres to 1830 metres above sea level, this famous garden was planted in 1858 by Christine Barnes. The name of the estate, could have been derived from a Lepcha word, which meant a bamboo water carrier. With over a century and half’s heritage, the garden has witnessed many changes and added to its legacy.
Badamtam produces excellent and delightful teas. Specially renowned, are the first flush teas, which are highly prized abroad–the Chinas being light and delicate, and the Assam hybrids brisk and bright.
Badamtam has become a role model for other tea estates with it’s modern management methods, state- of-the-art, machinery, bio -dynamic processes, and a reliable and dedicated work force. The garden has high welfare standards and offers excellent infra-structure in terms of housing, education, health, sanitation and even entertainment; In fact no other tea garden in the world can boast of a billiard table for its workers, as Badamtam does! The workers’ progressive attitude has enabled them to evolve into a modern society. Here, every occasion is celebrated with fervour and joy.
Your One - Stop Online Tea Shop
Tea, a word that immediately makes a person think about a refreshing experience, is certainly the second-most consumed beverage in the world. Right from being invented in 2737 BC in China to modern day online tea shop, tea has made its way from being herbal medicine to a sophisticated drink which even the Queen of England is fond of. Today, tea has become a necessity for almost 85% of the businessmen and working professionals. This is mainly because with each sip tea lovers are teleported from their busy schedule to a lush green tea garden that reminds them how beautiful the nature is and its gifts (Yes, we are talking about tea!).
TeaDuniya is a vision which intends to offer fresh tea to the world. Witnessing the sorry situation which was seen at restaurants and food joints, it had become evident that store owners were no longer interested in serving people and were making quick money with poor quality of tea. We are a revolution whose intent is to serve premium quality tea to every home and let people discover the true bliss of sipping Darjeeling Tea or Assam Tea in their home, offices and even while travelling.
With a hope to change the definition of online tea shop, TeaDuniya launches a premium quality tea store which offers hand-plucked fresh tea from the estate to your tea cup. May it be a case of buying organic tea or ordering green tea online, we will deliver it to your doorstep and give you the true experience of a boon called ‘Tea’.
Let the world be a better place with Tea. Let’s not make deadly weapons and bombs, let’s make some good tea. Let’s not declare war, let’s resolve the differences over a cup of tea! Let’s make this world a better place with every sip of tea.