Darjeeling, situated in the lower Himalayas is a favored hill station of North East India. It is located at a distance of 68km from Siliguri. Surrounded with dense alpine forested area Darjeeling is blessed with temperate weather. It has become the safe haven for travelers living in plain region during summer season. Apart from being blessed with blissful weather, Darjeeling is world renowned for its luxuriant tea estates and the legendary locomotive of DHR or Toy Train. There are many tourist interest points in and around Darjeeling like the famous Chowrasta, Darjeeling Zoo, Rangeet Valley Ropeway, Rock Garden, and many heritage café serving the aromatic Darjeeling Tea.
Shrouded by mountainous valley there are various points in Darjeeling like Tiger Hill which offers the most mesmerizing sunrise.
Best time to visit Darjeeling: October to March is considered the best time to visit Darjeeling since the weather is soothing and travelers can catch the unhindered view of Mt Kanchenjunga.
Things to do in Darjeeling: Pony riding, trekking, paragliding, tea garden tour, boating, ropeway ride, mountain biking, joy ride, rock climbing, camping.