Darjeeling is one of the most visited hill stations & trekking points in India. Jaw-dropping spots, rejuvenating sunrises, hospitality of the locals is what makes Darjeeling an enticing place to visit. This hill station is at 2050 meters above sea level. Hence it is a very cool climate place all year round.
Darjeeling History: The name Darjeeling is composed of two words; “Dorje” meaning thunderbolt & “ling” meaning place. This makes it the place of thunderbolts. Before the acquisition of East India Company in 1835, Darjeeling was a part of Sikkim & Nepal for a brief period. It became the buffer state between Nepal & Bhutan. Now, Darjeeling is a district in West Bengal in India.
Popular Attractions: Some good experiences here are the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, Tiger Hill, Batasia Loop & Japanese Peace Pagoda. Tiger hill is a great spot to adore the first rays of the sun on the peaks of Kanchenjunga & Everest. The toy train of Himalayan Railway is also a great experience.
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