Darjeeling - A Best Tourist Destination in Assam (India)

Darjeeling is a baeutiful place, which situated in the north of the state of West Bengal and is located in the foothills of the eastern Himalayas. The boundaries of the districts of Darjeeling meet with countries such as Bangladesh, Bhutan and Nepal. The altitude of Darjeeling is almost 2134 meters above sea level and is surrounded by several Buddhist monasteries and powerful peaks of the Himalayas.

The pledges here are very charming and it is a famous hill station. Darjeeling is not only famous for the cause of tea but also because of its beauty, the city attracts tourists from around the world. 

Most of the residents here are Buddhists and Jajar Nepali and Bengali are spoken in Darjeeling. There are many places to visit in Darjeeling, there is also a good option for shopping here. This is the reason why millions of people arrive for Darjeeling tour every month.



Darjeeling word originates from two Tibetan words Dorje and Ling. Door is a symbol of Thunderbolt, whereas gender means area or place. Therefore, Darjeeling is famous for the lightening or lightening of the sky.

The Rangit Valley Ropeway in Darjeeling is Asia's largest ropeway. While traveling through this ropeway, you will find yourself among the clouds and you can see the green tea plantations on the bottom with a ropeway which is quite charming.

Darjeeling Railway is famous as the "toy train" due to its two-foot narrow gauge track. Toy train ride facility is available only in Darjeeling, due to which it is considered special.

The toy train runs very slowly, so you can admire the beauty and scenery of Darjeeling well. In 1919, the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway was announced a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

From Tiger Hill in Darjeeling, you can see the wonderful view of hitting the sun's first ray on the top of the Kanchenjunga mountain. Along with the beautiful view of the rising sun, it is also famous for the changing colors of ice.



A historic observatory in Darjeeling is situated on the hill and you can see the glimpse of Nepal, Bhutan, Tibet and Sikkim from the top of this hill.

Darjeeling is a paradise for tea lovers. Even if you are not passionate of tea, then you can take a trip to the enormous tea gardens like the Happy Valley Tea Estate.

You can hear the stories of stories and ghosts around Darjeeling local people and treating them here. People never forget to take a sip of aromatic Darjeeling tea.

Darjeeling is very different in both cultures and religions. Due to which the market here is very wide. You can buy various things from darjeeling like local handicrafts, clothes of existing cultures, Buddhist artifacts as well asTibetan carpet and more. Apart from this, Darjeeling tea and Himalayan honey are also very famous.

Darjeeling has many tourist spots available. So you should come here after planning for at least three day tours. In three days you can see lots of places here. 

But if you want to roam the hills of Darjeeling very well and see, then you should come in five days planning. After resting at night on the first day, the journey of your roaming starts from the very next morning.
  • The guides in the first day's tours show you the border of Mirik, Pashupati Nagar, that is Nepal. It takes about four to six hours to rotate. 
  • Usually the second day of the tour starts from 4 am to 7:30 pm. In which tourists are shown only three jeeps ie Tiger Hill, Chansasiya Loop and Yiga Cholang Buddhist monastery.
  • On the third day, tourists are made to visit a local tourist which takes about half a day. During this time, a total of seven points are shown which you can see in the morning from 9.30 am to 12.00 pm and from 2 pm to 5.00 pm. During this time, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute and Zoological Park, Ropeway, Tenzing Rock, Roy Villa, Small Colored Tea Estate, Tibetan Refugee Self Help Center, Leibong Stadium etc. are shown.
  • Usually tourists are shown five points on the fourth day, which you can see in the morning from 9.30 am to 12:30 pm and from 2 pm to 5 pm. During this time, tourists are shown Japanese Temple, Lal Kothi, Ava Art Gallery, Dhiradham Temple, Museum of Natural History.
  • On the last day, you are given a tour of Rock Garden, Gangamaya Park between 9 am to 12 pm and between 2 pm and 5 pm.
There is also a lot to see in Darjeeling besides these scenes. You can plan your trip here according to your time and convenience.

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