Towered over by elevated kanchendzonga and surrounded by green tea plantations, Darjeeling is a unique hill station, which attracts curious travelers. It is situated in the west of Bengal. The panorama of the clear skies and the pleasant weather makes you fall in love with its exhilarating beauty. From waterfalls, majestic temples, scenic view points, Darjeeling sightseeing tour will let you uncover its treasures through your naked eyes. In a nutshell, it’s a treasure trove of natural beauty with several mesmerizing views.
Major Tourist Attractions in Darjeeling:
Here, we have mentioned some top not-to-miss attractions that will delight you for sure:
Tiger Hill: Known to be India’s highest peak and third highest in the world, Tiger Hill lets you capture the panorama of Mount Everest, Kanchendzonga and other peaks including Kabru, Kokhtang, and Rathong. People usually die to get a view of the early morning that is equal to grand.
Aloobari Monastery: It is a must visit attraction of the hill station. The monastery is situated 3 kilometers far from Darjeeling. The Aloobari Monastery incorporatesyellow and red walls that entice the visitors. In the prayer hall stands the astonishing model of Padmasambhava and murals that narrates the story of Lord Buddha.
Ghum: Lying southwest from Darjeeling, the junction of Ghum shelters several colorful Buddhist monasteries. Visit Yiga Choling Gompa, a famous monastery that features several wonderful old murals and is dedicated to a high 5 m statue of Jampa.
Shrubbery Nightingale Park: Want to seek some relaxation? If yes, look no other than Shrubbery Nightingale Park. Crisscrossed by myriad pebbled walkways, the place is also known for an idol of Lord Shiva. Do not forget to get a glimpse of musical foundation which is its major attraction.
Darjeeling Sightseeing Places Long List:
Batasia Loop Mahakal Temple
Passenger Ropeway Tea Garden – Panoramic view
03 Point Tiger Hill Peace Pagoda
Ghoom Monastery Lloyd Botanical Garden
Dhirdham Temple Senchal Lake
Ava Art Gallery Tharpa Choeling Gompa
St Theresa Church Bhutia Busty Monastery
Kanchenjunga Mountain Everest Museum
Tibetan Buddhist Monastery Suntalekhola
Neora Valley National Park Bindu Dam
Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park Dow Hill
Lebong Race Course Tamang Buddhist Monastery
Devi-Sthan Temple Forest Museum
Kali Temple Garg World Amusement Park
Snow Leopard Breeding Centre Mary’s Hill
Madhuban Park Salugara Monastery
Darjeeling Toy Train – (Not Included in the package – approx fare 1170.00 + GST) (Subjected to the operational condition and tickets availability).
So, book flight tickets to Darjeeling without any delay and explore its beauty to the fullest.