With a brilliant winter just around the corner, Darjeeling – the Queen of the Hills – once again invites visitors with open arms to come savour some delicious old world hill charm in a manner that only she can. Discerning travellers can once again delight in the many treasures and fascinating places to visit in and around Darjeeling.
There are superb views of the Kanchengjunga and other mighty Himalayan peaks from this charming hill station and there is nothing like going for long walks whether it is through tranquil trails or the bustling Chowrasta which is a social hub in itself with plenty of eateries serving some of the very best momos anywhere.
A visit can also be made to the several lush tea gardens in the area or an early morning trip to Tiger Hill from where you can see some of the most spectacular sunrises as with panoramic views of the mighty Himalayan peaks. One can also have an amazing time going sightseeing to visit beautiful elegant schools and old churches in Darjeeling. The War Memorial and The legendary Himalayan Mountaineering Institute are other intriguing places to visit.
Where to Stay
MAYFAIR Darjeeling is an amazing luxury heritage property in a beautiful corner with town centre easily accessible nearby.