Top 10 Places To Visit In Darjeeling

Located in the Indian state of West Bengal, Darjeeling is known for its tea industry.  

By  Go Travel Blogger

The town was developed in the mid-19th century by the British  

The city was controlled by the kingdom of Sikkim till it was taken by the Gorkhas and subsequently the British. 

The town is endowed with a rich cultural history and natural resources and due to its pleasant climate all year round, is a popular tourist spot.

Below is a list of the Top 10 Places To Visit In Darjeeling

Tiger hill

The place is best known as a trekking destination and its peaks offer some of the most marvelous views of the Kanchendzonga and the monolithic Mt. Everest. 


The most famous attraction in Darjeeling, the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR) is also known as the ‘Toy Train’.  

Darjeeling Himalayan  Railway


Located at an altitude of approximately 2134 meters above sea level the Singalila National Park is situated in the highest regions of West Bengal. 



Batasia Loop can be visited when the famous ‘Toy Train’ makes its way across a looped track that transverses through some beautiful parks. 

Batasia Loop



Darjeeling  Ropeway

Ropeway in Darjeeling is famous all over the world. The journey of about 3 km from Darjeeling to Singla Bazar attracts a lot of tourists.  

Located near Chowrarasta square, Observatory Hill is a famous view point and tourist attraction in Darjeeling.  

06. Observatory Hill


Happy Valley Tea Estate

Happy Valley Tea Estate is one of the major tourist attractions in Darjeeling 

Ghoom Monastery Darjeeling is a beautiful tourist destination, located at a distance of 8 km from the city.  

Ghum Monastery Darjeeling


The specialty of this garden is that it has been made by cutting mountains and rocks. 

Rock Garden Darjeeling


Japanese Temple is a beautiful Buddhist temple and monastery, located at a distance of about 10 km from the city of Darjeeling. 

Japanese Temple Darjeeling