Darjeeling is situated 190 miles (306 kilometers) east of Kathmandu Valley and about 690 miles (1110 kilometers) east of New Delhi, the national capital.
The conservation parks surrounding Darjeeling show you the birds, trees and plants that exist in the area. To hike around one of the main natural preserves, drive to Neora Valley National Park.
Those with an interest in plants will enjoy Botanical Gardens, a horticultural gem in the Darjeeling area. Allow plenty of time to discover the diverse range of plants in the area.
Tiger Hill is one of the most popular public green spaces around the city. It is a peaceful place where locals and visitors alike congregate to take time out from a busy world.
Take the time to remember the loyalty and bravery of Darjeeling’s military and civilians at the Batasia Memorial. Come face to face with Darjeeling’s military exploits at this important remembrance site.
To get inspired, go and see the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute Museum, one of the most highly recommended cultural destinations in Darjeeling. Savor the peaceful atmosphere, ask the staff about any temporary displays, grab something from the gift shop or just explore the relics of the past.
The Chowrasta and the Yiga Choling, are just two more facinating sights sure to please travellers of all ages in the Darjeeling region.