Darjeeling the queen of hills - one of the most beautiful towns in West Bengal India. A hill station lies on the Himalayan foothills close to nature with a spectacular view of Kanchenjunga. Darjeeling is surrounded by alluring mountains, pine trees, rhododendron & orchids. It is famous for producing high-quality teas throughout the world. All seasons are best to visit this place excluding monsoon season, the weather endures pleasant and heavy snowfall may occur during the time of Christmas & New Year.
Enchanting monasteries, UNESCO World Heritage train with its whistling sound and an exceptional view of Darjeeling town & Mountains from Batia Loop, panoramic view of Kanchenjunga( the worlds third-highest mountain) from Observatory Hill (the mall road) which is the prominent place and also with major attractions of different waterfalls in the region.
Evening you can take a walk to the market for shopping, you can buy Tibetan souvenirs, hand-knitted items and many more, the best pastry that can be found at Glenarys Bakery & Cake Shop in town.
Chowrasta: the confluence of four roads and a historic public square where people meet and rest. One can take a walk to the mall road that gives pleasant time to be cherished.
Toy train: A heritage train which is one of the best activities that can be added in your itinerary, a heritage train that has 30Min & 2hrs ride from Darjeeling Railway Station - Ghoom Railway Station - Darjeeling.
Ghum Monastery: One of the oldest monasteries located below the Ghum Railway Station. As the Tibetan believe the prayers and mantras will be blown by the wind of spread the goodwill, peace compassion strength, and wisdom into all pervading space.
Tiger Hill: Tiger Hill is one of the best sights for sunrise over Mt. Kanchenjunga. The summit of Darjeeling with a captivating view of Mountains, the beauty of the Himalayas.
Mirik: Mirik is a small town in Darjeeling District with the scenic beauty of a pine tree and a beautiful lake called Mirik Lake or Sumendu Lake. Enroute you can visit the tea garden and Pashupati Market (Indo-Nepal Border).
Interests: Batasia Loop. After breakfast visit Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, P.N. Zoological Park (Thursday close), Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Refugee self-help Centre (Sunday closed), Tea Garden (outer view), Ropeway and Japanese Temple.
Day 01: NJP Rly Station / IXB Airport – Darjeeling (75 km / 3 hrs).
On arrival at NJP Railway Station / IXB Airport & transfer to Darjeeling (6,950 ft.).On arrival Check-in to hotel & free for own leisure. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Day 02: Darjeeling Sightseeing.
Early Morning (at 04:00 am) drive to Tiger hill (8,400 ft.) to watch the spectacular sunrise over Mt. Khangchendzongha (28,208 ft. Worlds 3rd highest peak), on your way back visit Ghoom Monastery and Batasia Loop. After breakfast visit Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, P.N. Zoological Park (Thursday close), Tenzing Rock, Tibetan Refugee self-help Centre (Sunday closed), Tea Garden (outer view), Ropeway and Japanese Temple. Evening free for shopping or leisure. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Day 03: Mirik Excursion (49 km / 2 hrs one way)
After breakfast full day excursion trip to Mirik Lake (4,902 ft.) via Indo-Nepal Border (Extra vehicle charges will be applicable for Nepal Border to Pasupati Market). Mirik is famous for its man-made Sumendu Lake, Cardamom plantations and Tea Estates. (One can do Boating on direct payment basis in lake). In evening back to the hotel. Overnight stay at Darjeeling.
Day 04: Darjeeling – NJP Rly Station / IXB Airport (75 km / 3 hrs)
After breakfast Check-out from hotel and transfers to NJP Railway Station / IXB Airport for your onward journey.