Darjeeling is a charming hill station in India and among the best places to visit in West Bengal. Amidst the backdrop of the mighty snow-clad Himalayan peaks, Darjeeling is famous for its tea plantations, spectacular views of snow-capped peaks and Darjeeling Himalayan Railway. The majestic Kanchenjunga, third highest mountain in the world, towers over this beautiful hill town. Typically, 3-4 days is required to explore best Darjeeling tour packages. Darjeeling is internationally recognized for its high quality Darjeeling tea which ranks among the most popular black teas in the world. Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park, Tiger Hill, Japanese Peace Pagoda, Ghoom Monastery, Bengal Natural History Museum etc. are some of the top places to visit in Darjeeling.
Gangtok, Kalimpong, Pelling, Pedong, Mirik, Namchi and Ravangla are also close to Darjeeling and 6-8 day trips can be planned to visit Darjeeling along with these places.