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Darjeeling is a popular hill station in the state of West Bengal. At an average elevation of 2050 meters, it is located in the Lesser Himalayan range and provides beautiful views of the mighty Himalayas, especially Kanchenjunga – the world’s third......Read more on Darjeeling

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  • Type: Hill
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Tiger Hill, Darjeeling
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289 Ratings & 216 Reviews
Tiger Hill is the best point in Darjeeling for watching sunrise. Located at a height of 7,407 feet above sea level, the hilly trails through the mountains lead to the hill top. On a clear day, the entire Himalayan range can be seen. It is at a distance of 11 km from the main... Read More »
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Toy Train, Darjeeling
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The official name of the Darjeeling Toy Train is the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway. This is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the few hill railways which are still operational in the country. Diesel trains run to and from New Jalpaiguri and steam engines run to and from... Read More »
"Nice ride"1 month ago "Really awesome"2 months ago
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Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park, Darjeeling
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75 Ratings & 58 Reviews
Located adjacent to the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, the Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoo is a unique Zoo. It is situated at an altitude of 2133.5 meters against the glorious background of the majestic Kanchenjunga.The zoo specializes in breeding animals adapted to alpine... Read More »
"Nice and tidy Zoo"Jan 27, 2016 "Gives different experience"Dec 31, 2015
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Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Darjeeling
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60 Ratings & 43 Reviews
The mighty Himalayas are every mountaineer’s ultimate dream. If you have the courage, the stamina and you want to try something different, you must check out the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute (HMI) at Darjeeling. The HMI is one of the oldest mountaineering... Read More »
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The Mall and Chowrasta, Darjeeling
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52 Ratings & 39 Reviews
The Chowrasta is the most happening place in Darjeeling. Located at the heart of the hilly town, this is the main shopping area and a main centre of commercial activities. Surrounded by roadside food stalls, curio shops, book stores and countless vendors selling artefacts,... Read More »
"Must visit"4 weeks ago "The market here is expensive"1 month ago
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