Overview

Darjeeling is a town and a municipality in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is located in the Mahabharat Range or Lesser Himalaya at an elevation of 6,700 ft (2,042.2 m). It is noted for its tea industry, the spectacular views of Kangchenjunga, the world's third-highest mountain, and the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Darjeeling is the headquarters of Darjeeling district which has a partially autonomous status within the state of West Bengal.

Places to Visit

Darjeeling Himalayan Railway
Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park
Tiger Hill
Peace Pagoda
Batasia Loop
Windamere Hotel
Bhutia Busty Monastery