Darjeeling, the queen of hills, is a city in the state of West Bengal. Darjeeling is situated at an elevation of 6,700 ft. and attracts many tourists from around the world throughout the year. Best known for its mesmerizing natural beauty and tea, Darjeeling is a popular spot for a memorable holiday.
• Toy Train: UNESCO heritage site
• Darjeeling tea estates
• Sunrise from Tiger Hill
• Best view of Mt Khangchendzonga, the 3rd highest peak in the world
Best time to visit Darjeeling: Apr-Jun and Oct-Dec
How to reach Darjeeling: From Bagdogra Airport and New Jalpaiguri railway station in Siliguri you have to take a cab to reach Darjeeling.
Clear skies and fresh, crisp air makes it an ideal atmosphere to indulge in sightseeing and enjoy outdoor activities. The weather is ideal for trekking, especially the Sandakphu trek where you see clear views of the Himalayas. Spring sees the blooming of flowers such as rhododendrons and magnolias that can be best enjoyed during treks. These months are considered peak season, so book your tickets in advance. Read more…