Your quest for a dream holiday destination ends here. Welcome to the Queen of the Himalayas -Darjeeling. The dashing hill resort in West Bengal delights you with its gorgeous greens, the majestic mountains, ravishing rivers and the magnificent views of Kanchenjunga and Mount Everest.
Amongst the must visits at Darjeeling are the Buddhist monasteries and the Hindu temples. The visit to Ghoom, and the renowned Yiga Choeling Monastery with 15 images of the Maitreya Buddha (the coming Buddha) are a must. The latter houses many ancient palm leaf and paper manuscripts in Tibetan script. The Observatory Hill draws Hindus and Buddhists alike to the kali shrine. The other worth visiting hill is the Tiger hill that offers an amazing view of the Kanchenjunga peak and the Mount Everest. Near the hill the Senchal Lake is a popular picnic spot. The Bhutia Busty Monastery, Dhirdham Temple, Natural History Museum, Ropeway, Botanical gardens and The Zoological Park are some other tourist attractions at Darjeeling.
Darjeeling is situated on the foothills of the Himalayas and happens to be a paradise for the plant and animal lovers. The fir, pine and birch will not fail to catch your eye. Similarly the monkeys, wildcats, leopards and jackals are easy to spot at Darjeeling. The adventure seekers amongst you may indulge is sports and activities like trekking, mountaineering and river rafting.
The Chow Rasta and the lower Bazaar are the main market places of Darjeeling. You must visit Chow Rasta for some fantastic food at the many eating joints and restaurants. Pictures of the snow capped mountains around Darjeeling and the portraits of locals in traditional attire are popular gift items for the tourists. Though it is the finest blend of tea that is a must buy besides the curio carpets and other pieces of Himalayan handicrafts.
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