10 Beautiful Places to Explore in Darjeeling
Singalila National Park -
Home to rare species like red panda and snow leopard, with panoramic views of the Himalayas.
Mahakal Temple -
A sacred Hindu temple located on the summit of the Observatory Hill, offering breathtaking views of Darjeeling.
Darjeeling Himalayan Railway -
A UNESCO World Heritage Site, popularly known as the "Toy Train," offering a scenic ride through the hills.
Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park -
A high-altitude zoo famous for its conservation efforts for endangered species like the Himalayan wolf and red panda.
Sandakphu Trek -
A picturesque trek that offers a 360-degree view of four of the world's five highest peaks.
Batasia Loop -
A railway loop that offers a panoramic view of Darjeeling town and the surrounding hills.
Ghoom Monastery -
One of the oldest Tibetan Buddhist monasteries in Darjeeling, featuring a 15-foot high statue of Maitreya Buddha.
Peace Pagoda -
A Japanese pagoda built to promote world peace, offering stunning views of the Kanchenjunga range.
Tenzing Rock -
A natural rock formation named after Tenzing Norgay, the first person to climb Mount Everest along with Sir Edmund Hillary.
Everest Museum -
A museum dedicated to the history and stories of the Sherpas and their connection to the Mount Everest expedition.