Darjeeling is a beautiful hill station located at the height of 2134 meters above the sea level. This town in the Indian state of West Bengal is internationally famous for its Tea Gardens and the world famous Himalayan Railway which is again a UNESCO world heritage Site. This beautiful hill town located in the lap of Kanchan Junga is blessed with astounding charm of nature and attractions and so it is lovingly called Queen of all the Hill Stations in India. Well if you want to experince and see some of the top attractions of this hill town, plan your tour with one of the leading tour operator booking tailor made Darjeeling tour package from them.
Some of the top attractions that you cannot afford to miss on tour to North East India or Darjeeling tours are listed below:
This place is one of the highest points in the Darjeeling from where you can get the vivid vision of the third Highest Mountain peak in the World that is The Kanchenjunga as well as the heart grabbing view of the glorious rising sun which paints the surrounding with its golden slumber, giving Darjeeling truly a heavenly look.
Mall Road is the busiest and a very commercial street of this beautiful hill town. The small stall in the Mall in a long queue selling the hand knitted warm woolen sweaters and handicrafts, the curio shops selling the antique, the photo shop selling the beautiful photos from all the century are some of the major attractions which will keep you engross and offer you to take back home souvenir of Darjeeling tour on India visit.
Northeast Tours is flavored by this beautiful place called Chowrasta which is also the center for people to meet and enjoy relax time or chill out enjoy the stimulating tea prepared from the world's best tea leave i.e. Darjeeling Tea Leaves. This place also has the varieties of some special fast food restaurants where delicious foods and drinks are easily accessible along with some tasty and very sweet ice-creams.
Himalayan Mountaineering Institute
This is the one of the oldest Mountaineering Institute in India. It was inaugurated in the year 1953 by the very first Indian Prime Minister Pt Jawaharlal Nehru. The first Director of field Training was the very famous and the first man from India to climb the Mt. Everest with Sir Edmund Hillary. This Institute was famous for its mountaineering museum that has the collection of the very rare and the most historical mountaineering equipments used by several Mountaineers especially of Tenzing Norgay Sherpa and Sir Edmund Hillary.
Tea gardens are the major attraction of tourism in Darjeeling. The sprawling tea gardens with well organized tea bushes offer you remarkable view which you will love to capture in your camera to enrich your photo album. In this hill town there are around 70 tea gardens among which the most visited by the tourists is Happy Valley Tea Estate which is just 2 kms away from the main town. Visit this Tea Estate and get the opportunity to see the processes of how the world best tea is manufactured.
Apart from all these there are many other exciting attractions in Darjeeling which are also worth to visit and explore. So what are you waiting for, pack your bag and chill out in the scenic surrounding of Darjeeling which is globally famous as the Queen of Hill Stations and treasure remarkable memories to relish in till eternity.
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Lincy varghese writes for Darjeeling tour package that offering Pelling tours, tourism in Darjeeling, Darjeeling Sikkim tours and more information about Darjeeling tourism plz visit our site http://www.darjeelingtourpackage.com/.