During the British era in India, Darjeeling was one of the most beautiful hill stations of India. Situated in the state of West Bengal, it is still a very popular tourist spot amongst Indians as well as foreign tourists. Most famous for the tea that are grown in its extensive tea gardens, Darjeeling also offers an excellent view of the Kangcendzonga range. But if you are interested to know about top 10 hill stations in India never seen before, there is not a single place that you can choose. Darjeeling as a whole is a very beautiful quaint hill town that is ideal for a quiet vacation.
However, there are some places that tourists usually visit and hence are popular tourist spots in Darjeeling. The very first amongst the famous tourist places is the Tiger hill. This is the place from where you should view the sunrise since the view is stunning to say the least. But for the view that people die to see from this point you would have to visit this place when the skies are clear, which is during the winter time. The second place that you must visit when in Darjeeling is the Darjeeling zoo. You should also visit the famous Darjeeling mall, a great meeting place and roadside shopping destination. Darjeeling is known as a top hill stations to visit as well as best honeymoon places to visit for newly bridal.
One activity that you must opt for when visiting Darjeeling is taking a trip on the toy train. A trip on the toy train would take you to Ghum, the highest station in India. The ride would also take you through Batasia Loop where there is a beautiful garden and a Gorkha Martyr memorial. The other famous tourist places of Darjeeling include the many beautiful and colorful Buddhist monasteries, especially the Japanese Peace Pagoda. It is not a problem getting around in Darjeeling for sightseeing with many tourist cars available.
For traveling to Darjeeling you can take flight to Bagdogra, which is the nearest airport or take a train from Kolkata to New Jalpaiguri station. From Bagdogra as well as railway station you would need to hire a car to Darjeeling as hired cars are only way to get into this charming hill station.
Moreover, it was month of Jan-Feb last year when my four friends went to Darjeeling and outside of Darjeeling. They shared with us that we went by rail from New Delhi & it was approximately two thousand km. from New Delhi. They told me that Dareeling is four hours drive from nearest railway station. But the biggest thing was that they had not booking any hotels or room in Darjeeling in advance. After boarding the railway station one of friend told to all that we’ve not booked any hotels yet so search some hotels online which travel portal provides last minutes hotel deals, after some times they got one of travel agency by surfing internet from an android phone that who has been offering last minutes hotel booking deals at cheapest prices like Goibibo. You can through the image of hotels in Darjeeling as there is given below.
Thus, they booked three rooms nearby Darjeeling. They stayed there for one weak in hotel Darjeeling palace which they booked through a travel gateway website. The biggest thing is that, in the winter season every time they got sufficient hot water to take have a bath. For the intention of staying this hotel was very pleasant.They also shared with me that these seven days we never forget as we had enjoyed a lot? However, the flash you move about a km from the city, once can know-how the beauty of this hill city. Tow days passed away and we did not go anywhere so all of us made plan to visit some hill station or tiger hill station as we had listen about enough. So, the next day we all got up earlier in the morning and we were ready to go at 10pm. We came out from hotel and reached bus stop to go for the hill stations. It was about km form hotels so we reached soon. While we were going for the hill stations, we saw many tourist places like snow falls, shopping center and captured theme one by one. After one hours bus ride we reached around the Tiger hill station which is one of the best places in India we had visited so far with snow all around. As wind was blowing rapidly there as if we were thinking for the other world as one can figure out after seeing this image which is given below.
Finally, we spent two hours there and come back in hotels. At the last moment they share with me that I enjoyed beyond of description and we powerfully suggest this to any one who plans a tour to Darjeeling. We will absolutely recommend this hotel to my all friends who will be visiting there soon.
Surrounded by all the tourist places in India, Darjeeling is a place where you can go relax on best hill stations. So, if you are planning to go soon there then book cheap flight tickets through this occasion of the year as there are abundance of offers and deals offered from flight operators. Cheap air ticket booking can save money for the next travel journey and at the same time effortless & convenient.