Enjoy fascinating Darjeeling attractions on North East India Darjeeling Tour
Location: West Bengal, North East India
Major Attractions: Tea gardens, Toy Train, Tiger Hill and Buddhist Monasteries
Most favorable time to visit: From April to June and September -December
Nearest Airport: Bagdogra (90 km)
Nearest Railway station: New Jalpaiguri( 81 km)
Darjeeling is among the most organized hill resorts of India which is located in the State
of West Bengal. It is located at an altitude of 2,134 meters above sea level boasting of a
backdrop of the mighty snow clad Himalayan Peaks. This place is internationally famous
for its tea industry and the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, which is also a UNESCO
World Heritage Site. Apart from this the Darjeeling Hill Station is also known for its
magnificent view of the Himalayas, Kanchenjunga peak, beautiful valleys and trekking at
high altitude. Some of the prominent attractions in Darjeeling are:
Buddhist Monasteries of Darjeeling:
Darjeeling is a land of diversity where different religions are followed. Buddhism is one
of the prominent religions followed by the people here. There are several beautiful
monasteries dotting this land.
Soaring to an altitude of 2,590 m, Tiger Hill is a must-visit attraction of Darjeeling. It
offers breathtaking sunrise views over the Kanchenjunga hills. The views of the World's
highest Peak, Mt. Everest is the most enchanting reward of visiting the Tiger hill.
Himalayan Mountaineering Institute:
Established in 1953, it is the oldest mountaineering institute of India. There is a
wonderful museum inside the institute which is worth a visit.
Tea Gardens in Darjeeling
Internationally famous tea gardens of Darjeeling welcome you for a refreshing
experience. The aromatic tea leaves, gorgeous green surroundings and fresh air make
these tea gardens the most famous attraction of this north east city. Darjeeling tea is
famous across the world for its good quality.
Take a ride in the wonderful Toy Train and for sure you will remember the experience for
long. Officially known as 'Darjeeling Himalayan Railway', this toy train takes its
passengers from Darjeeling to Ghum and back. On its journey it stops at Batasia Loop
and Ghum museum. It has been recognized as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
Incredible North East India Tour offers a great opportunity to explore Darjeeling, one
of the most famous destinations of this region. Explore Darjeeling tourist attractions
such as toy train, monasteries, tea gardens, Tiger Hill etc on Darjeeling tour.