The hill station of Darjeeling in West Bengal is extremely popular and well known and attracts tourists in large numbers both from within and outside the country. This pretty hill station is a pleasant reminiscent of the colonial era boasting colonial mansions and churches interlaced with Buddhist and Hindu temples against the scenic backdrop of towering peaks and lush green tea plantations. This quaint and charming hill station of Darjeeling is well connected through road, rail and air and you can choose any one these options to travel to Darjeeling.
There are numerous options to indulge in adventure sports in Darjeeling all round the year. The most popular options include trekking in the low lying hills and white water rafting in the fast moving waters of River Teesta. A number of travel agents and hotels offer a variety of tours to people with different preferences and most of these tours are designed to provide all kinds of comforts, facilities and sightseeing options. A vast range of tourists visit this hill station all round the year thereby making them an extremely popular tourist destination.
Darjeeling Vacation Guide
A tour to this scenic city is incomplete without a trip to see Mount Everest and Mount Kanchenjunga. This is one of the few places in the world from which tourists can see both the highest peak in the world and the highest peak in India. Most people prefer to wrap up the trip with a ride in the world famous Toy Train.