Darjeeling is probably the main tourist destination in West Bengal and certainly the most famous of the old colonial hill stations. Situated in the eastern Himalayas at an altitude of 2,128 metres above sea level, its cool and fresh atmosphere attracts many visitors to escape the sweltering heat of the plains, especially during the summers.
From the Darjeeling Travel Guide
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We loved staying with Wangchuck, he was so friendly and helpful and we would definitely stay here again if we ever return to Darjeeling. He provided extra blankets and hot water bottles for the cold nights and made us countless cups of tea! It's right by the clock tower so the location is great too. ... more
The hotel is located in the centre of Darjeeling, which is very convenient. One can walk everywhere from there. Staff is friendly, but the place would benefit if they did apply themselves to some cleaning rather than sitting around offering service. ... more
March 2009 at around 3 PM and reached Darjeeling at 6.30 PM. The vehicle belonged to Darjeeling Transport Corporation,established in 1926,a private concern,located at 30,Ladenla Road in Darjeeling ( Phone ...
Posted in West Bengal by ksmartin
Wir haben eine sehr spannende und erholsame Woche am Fusse des Himalaya verbracht. Darjeeling ist ca. so gross wie Winterthur aber auf viele sehr steile Hänge auf 2100m.ü.M. verteilt. Hier wohnen nebst Indern sehr viele Nepalesen und Tibeter. Die Naturkulisse ist sagenhaft, leider hat man auch hier ...
Posted in Bruno und Domi unterwegs by domibruno
Stepping out of the jeep after the steep climb up to Darjeeling in many respects is like arriving in another country; the temperature has dropped 20 degrees, you’re surrounded by Gorkas, Nepalese ...
Posted in Off Around the World by JnKbigtrip