Tourist Places in Darjeeling
Be mesmerized by the natural beauty of Darjeeling in the north eastern region of the Indian subcontinent. The manicured lush tea plantations, the splendid aura of this picturesque hill station and mild weather captivates many to this “Queen of Hills”, as it is popularly called.
The turbulent waters of the Teesta River offer many white water rafting opportunities. The trek to the peak of Sandakphu is phenomenal offering breathtaking views of the highest peaks in the world namely Mt. Everest, Kanchenjunga, Makalu and Lhotse. While sightseeing through Darjeeling visit the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park, Tenzing Rock, Lebong race course, Ganga Maiya Park, Rock garden, Tibetan Refugee Self Help Centre and the Japanese Peace Pagoda.The picture perfect tea plantations are worth visiting and the enchanting Tiger Hills offer mesmeric views of Mt Khanchengdzonga. There are other famous tourist places in Darjeeling also such as the Ghoom and Dali Monasteries and the Batasia Loop.