DARJEELING


Darjeeling town

Darjeeling is a beautiful hill station situated in west Bengal in India. This place is located at the height of 2134 meter in the lap of the Himalaya. This is a scenic place and affords a great scene of the Himalaya. This town is indeed a paradise for spending holidays and adventure seekers and tourists.. This beautiful place also attracts photographers, botanists and artists to see its beauty and enjoy.

kanchenjuga from darjeeling

Darjeeling has its different names as ‘queen of Himalayas’, place of the thunderbolt etc. for its beauty and charm. There are lovely lush woods around Darjeeling. Darjeeling is also known for the best quality tea producer of the world.

COMMUNICATION:-

  1. The nearest airport is in Bagdogra, which is 90 kms away from Darjeeling.
  2. The nearest Railway station is in Jalpaiguri (Siliguri), 88 kms away from Darjeeling. This place is linked with this Railway station through toy train.
  3. Darjeeling is well connected with Kolkata by road. The distance between Kolkata and Darjeeling is 626 kms.

PLACES WORTH VISITING:-

Batasia Loop: –

batasia loop darjeeling

This is a looping railway line. The line slowly descends on a circular path in downward direction to Darjeeling. The whole way is 1000 ft. long. It starts from just below of Ghoom. Ghoom is the Railway station situated at the maximum height in India.

Traveling on it is full of enjoyment and thrill. . Besides it, there is a beautiful, charming and mesmerizing scene of Darjeeling and Kanchenjunga, standing just before the town can be enjoyed. There is also a memorial of war.

Chow Rasta or Crossroad: –

This place in Darjeeling is the centre of commercial activities. All types of shops, shopping malls, hotels, restaurants and stalls are available here. Fine view of Himalayas can be seen from here. People often enjoy a ride on horseback in leisure here.

Loyd Botanical Garden: –

This is a rich garden in prospect of types and species of plants. Here is a fine collection of plants of all over the world. In summer months an annual flower show is held here.

Padmaja Nayadu Himalayan Zoological Garden:

This is situated near Tenjing Norgay Mountaineering institute. Besides all types of popular animals, many types of rare animal are kept here. Some rare animals like snow leopard, yak, Siberian tiger, Himalayan black bear, red panda, Tibetan wolf etc. are found in this zoo.

Observatory Hill:-

This is a sacred site. Mahakaal Temple related to Lord Shiva is situated here. Here is also a Buddhist monastery located. From Here one can see a majestic view of Kanchenjunga.

Tenzing Norgay Mountaineering institute: –

This is a first mountaineering training centre of India. Here is a museum called HMI museum. In this history of mountaineering is stated. Its attraction is the huge Telescope of Hitler by which Kanchenjunga’s beauty can be seen.

Dhirdham Temple: –

This is a beautiful Temple related to Hindu religion. This temple likes with Pashupatinath Temple of Katmandu.

Natural History Museum: –

Here is a wealthy collection of local fauna.

The Shrubbery: –

This is a beautiful garden. This is situated at Jawahar Parvat. From here breathtaking views of the Himalayas can be seen.

Darjeeling ropeway: –

There are two long ropeways in Darjeeling. The first one is 1.8 km long and cover the distance from DarjeelingAsia. It is 8 kms long and also the connector of Darjeeling to Bijanbari. Second one is the longest ropeway of and Singla. It is also the bi-cable passenger ropeway.





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