Darjeeling is considered to be one of the best hill stations in India and it is blessed with unique natural appeal rightly matching with the nick name Queen of Hills. Darjeeling along with surrounding areas such as Mirik, Jaldapara, Gangtok, Pelling and Doors provide numerous options and varieties to travelers to enjoy during their tour. Darjeeling tour package offers you a chance to explore the hidden paradise of North East India and Sikkim. Tour packages to Darjeeling are popular as it also includes a joy ride on the world famous toy train which has been placed in the UNESCO World Heritage list. Tour packages to Sikkim takes you through the state capital of Gangtok, Pelling, Jorethang, Namchi, and numerous other destination such as the historic Nathula Pass (Indo-China border and trading point),Tsongo lake which is a high altitude lake and the famous Baba Harbhajan temple, Yuksom, Pemayangtse Monastery, Deorali Orchid Sanctuary, etc. Tour package to Sikkim also include visit to West Sikkim town of Pelling which is equally famous for its monasteries, beautiful landscape and picturesque view that is simply outstanding.
Talking more about places of interest in Darjeeling, one may even undertake a tour package which includes a tour to Mirik which is famous for its vast and beautiful lake, Kalimpong which is famous for its colonial houses, temples, orchids, Missionaries Institute and weather or one may also go for wildlife sightseeing at Jaldapara national park. There places are sure to make your North East India visit or especially tour to Darjeeling an unending affair of lifetime with full of fun and joy. So, next time you want to take a break or go for holidays in a place where world seems so different choose from our exciting Darjeeling tour package that are tailor made just to make your tour an affair of lifetime.
Darjeeling is the most important and organized hill resort of Indian state of West Bengal. Darjeeling lies 686 kms from the plains of Kolkata perched at a height of 2134 meters with a backdrop of the mighty snow clad Himalayan Peaks. One can get a clear view of the worlds third mightiest and highest mountainous snow peaks, Kanchenjunga, from town as well as the world's highest peak The Everest can also be seen from Tiger hill, a picturesque tourist spot. During the British Raj in India, Darjeeling's temperature and cool climate led to its development as a hill station (hill town) for British residents to escape the heat of the plains during summer time making it a Summer Capital. Darjeeling is internationally famous for its tea industry and the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The population's ethnic composition is closely linked with that of Nepal, Bhutan and Sikkim. The majority of the populace is of ethnic Nepali background.
The hill resort has now become the most desired holiday destination with innumerable tourists who throng it. Amongst the most visited are the Buddhist monasteries and the Hindu temples. One should taste the finest blend of tea that makes good souvenirs too. The pieces of Himalayan handicrafts and the curio carpets closely follow it. While selecting Darjeeling Tour Packages, you can have packages like Darjeeling tour, Darjeeling - Gangtok Tour, Darjeeling-Kalimpong - Gangtok Tour, Darjeeling- Pelling -Kalimpong - Gangtok Tour and many more. Visit the dreamland of the East and experience the Flora and Fauna in Darjeeling, sightseeing in Darjeeling like Tiger Hill, Batasia Loop, War memorial, Japanese Peace Pagoda, Dhirdham Temple, The Mall and Chowrasta, Ava Art Gallery; Tea Gardens in Darjeeling; Buddhist Monasteries like Yiga Chilling Monastery, Samten Cholling Monastery, Drukpa Kargyud Monastery, Bhutia Busty Monastery; Museums and Parks in Darjeeling like Museum of Natural History, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Himalayan Zoological Park and Snow Leopard Breeding Centre, Lloyds Botanical; Adventure Tourism in Darjeeling as Darjeeling Rangeet Valley Passenger Ropeway, Singalila Range Trek, the ultimate Toy Train trip in Darjeeling and so on. There lot more to see and explore..