Trip to the queen of hills Darjeeling

Trip to the Queen of Hills - Darjeeling

Posted by Marine2Alpine on Thursday, 2nd November 2023.

Darjeeling is a hill station known for its beauty and most importantly Kanchenjunga which is the third largest mountain in the world. It is situated in West Bengal from the city Siliguri which is the gateway of north Bengal. Many tourists from different state and countries visit this amazing hill station per day. The most amazing part of travelling to Darjeeling is to enjoy the toy train ride via Siliguri. Riding through the toy train has always remained a wonderful experience to the tourists. After all this toy train ride has been recorded the UNESCO World Heritage Site status in December 1999.

Tourist can also enjoy the toy train rides in several ways. 2-hour round trip joy rides operate between Darjeeling and Ghum and there are also regular passenger services on toy trains between NJP and Darjeeling. Toy train is bound by some amazing amenities which are each coach has 44seats all of which can rotate 180degree. There is also an observation lounge at the end of the coach that has even larger windows. There are offered on demand Wi-Fi, charging sockets, digital display screens and speakers etc. But one thing has to be kept on mind that toy train does not offer any food or beverage, Food should be carried by the passengers by itself. You can get a small stall at Tindharia station where the train usually stops for 10min.  Overall if you want to enjoy the beauty of north Bengal it is a fair deal to travel by toy train. There are various options available too. You can book a car from NJP or Junction and travel to Darjeeling.

Firstly after crossing Kurseong you can visit Batasia loop where they provide traditional Nepali customs which is totally optional and you can enjoy its view and click some amazing pictures for memories. And after you reach Mall road you can book hotel room according to your budget and top Kanchenjunga view from the hotel room. Thirdly, next day you can visit to Tiger Hill if you want to enjoy the best sunrise view. From pick-up to drop out car facilities are available. You can create some list in Darjeeling, that in how many places you want to cover. Because there are many amazing places for to visit. You can’t miss Peace Pagoda (Japanese Temple) and Rock Garden of Darjeeling.

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