Know About Amazing cool splendid and adventurous Summer Holiday at Darjeeling – West Bengal

Darjeeling, queen of hills and famous hill station renowned place for the production of world class Darjeeling tea. Darjeeling  is the home of World Heritage Himalayan Mountain Railway.

Darjeeling tour is the realisation of dream for all those looking for a peaceful summer holiday in an environment filled with cool breeze and beyond comparison scenic beauty of Himalaya, the heavenly place on the earth.

Tibetan culture, Himalayan Tribal Life, Tibetan Monasteries, Pine Trees, Tea garden etc. are the some of the unforgettable and prime tourist attractions on the Darjeeling tour.

About eight hours mountain train journey between New Jalpaiguri and Darjeeling is most fascinating experience of Darjeeling travel. Trekking and river rafting are the prime adventurous activities on Darjeeling tour.

Darjeeling is the most popular hill station in India and a destination for a perfect Simmer holiday.


Vital Tourist Information : Hill Satation Darjeeling

Location :
Popular hill station Darjeeling is located in the northern region of West Bengal state in Himalaya hill region.


Mountain Range : Lower Himalaya


Altitude : 2134 Meters


Near By City : Darjeeling


State : West Bengal [India]


Region : East India


Famous as / For :
Study center for Tibetan culture & Himalayan Tribal Life - Tea Production - Fascinating roads going through Tea gardens -


Weather & Climate :
Darjeeling area have temperate climate.


Temperature :
In the summers temperature of Darjeeling may go up to 20°C while in the winters temperature below the freezing point is quite common.


Tourist Season :
March to mid-June and September to mid-December [July August are months of heavy rains]


Spoken Languages :
English - Nepali - Hindi - Tibetan - Bengali


Souvenir / Shopping :
Tibetan crafts like carpets, wood and leather work are the most common souvenir of Darjeeling tour.


Trekking/Excursions :
Darjeeling is popular as the paradise of trekking lovers, Darjeeling- Manebhanjang- Tonglu- Sandakphu is one of most popular trekking route.


Fair & Festivals :
Maghe Sankrati (first day of Nepali month Magh) -
Losar (Tibetan New Year) -
Guru Purnima (Full moon of the Gurus)


Travel Tips :
Light woolen cloths and folded umbrella always prove handy on the Darjeeling tour.


Must Visit Places :
Ghoom - Padmaja Nehru Park - The Himalayan Mountaineering institution


Tourist Spots/Attraction :
Darjeeling Ranjit valley ropeway - Ghoom - Padmaja Nehru Park - The Himalayan Mountaineering institution - Yiga Choeling Monastery


How To Reach Hill Satation Darjeeling West Bengal [India]


Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station :
Darjeeling tour creates opportunities for train journey lovers to travel in world heritage mountain train from New Jalpaiguri railway station.


Road Travel / Bus Route :
Buses, Minibuses ply regularly between Siliguri and Darjeeling. Siliguri have very effective road links for other cities.


Air Travel / Nearest Airport :
Darjeeling don't have airport of own, nearest airport [about 90 km ] is located at Bagdogra.