Darjeeling has many tourist attractions like Tiger Hill, Toy Train , Batashiya Loop , Happy Valley Tea Estate etc.
Tourists prefer to cover Gangtok Itinerary along with Darjeeling.
We are giving Itinerary of Darjeeling and you can check our Sikkim Itinerary.
How to Reach Darjeeling:
By Air: Nearest airport is Bagdogra which is 67 kilometers from Darjeeling.
Taxi will pick up from Bagdogra Airport and drop at Darjeeling Hotel.
Day 1 : Local Sightseeing
1. Himalayan Mountaineering Institute(4 kms)
This institute was established a year after Mt Everest was scaled. You can visit this museum to get glimpse of records of famous expeditions of mt. Everest
2. Observatory hill(2 kilometers)
Observatory Hill is a famous view point and tourist attraction in Darjeeling. The location is famous for its magnificent views of Kanchendzonga and the ancient temple dedicated to Lord Shiva.
3. Japanese Peace Pagoda and Buddhist Monasteries(2 kms)
Japanese Peace Pagoda is a part of 30 such structures across the world. The Buddhist shrine is located amidst some really enticing locations and is built in a beautiful white structure with golden colored sculptures
Day 2 : Darjeeling Famous Destinations
- Tiger Hill (20kms)
This spot will give you the best sunrise/sunset that one could ever seen. You will observe the flickering light of the sun as it kisses the tip of Mount Kanchenjunga and Mt. Everest.
Either reach in time before sunrise in early morning or sunset during evening..
- Ghoom Monastery(7 kilometers)
This place is for peace lovers and is also known asYigaChoeling Tibetan Monastery. It is ahaving a15 feet height Buddha statue and the place has Tibetan translations of popular Sanskrit words such as Meghadoot by Kalidasa.
Day 3 : Sightseeing
- Batashiya Loop and The War Memorial(5 kms)
Batashiya Loop is a gigantic railway loop where the toy train makes a complete 360 degree turn. The place is famous for housing a Gorkha war memorial and while in the toy train you can witness a 360 degrees view of Darjeeling.
- Happy Valley Tea Estate(3 kms)
It is one of the major tourist attractions in Darjeeling. The place is located amidst some of the most breath taking surroundings in India. It also houses one of the highest tea factory in the world.
Transfer from Hotel to Airport
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