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Tourist Spots in Darjeeling

In Tour Spots

Bengal Natural History Museum, Darjeeling

Features

Located just ten minutes walk from Chowrasta mall, Bengal Natural History Museum is one of the popular attraction of Darjeeling. The museum has vast collection and specimens of varieties of birds with nests and eggs, reptiles and fishes, mammals, insects etc.

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Batasia Loop and War Memorial, Darjeeling

Features

Batasia Loop is a gigantic railway loop created by British to handle a steep descent by toy train while making 360 degree turn. It also offers glorious view of majestic Kanchenjunga. At the center of Batasia Loop, the War Memorial created in the memory of brave soldiers of Darjeeling who died in different wars since 1947. There is also a well furbished market where tourists can buy local products like purses, bags and other decorative items.

In Tour Spots

Chowrasta Mall, Darjeeling

Features

Chowrasta Mall is the center point of the city where people come for gathering, chatting or relaxing. From one can enjoy the scenic beauty of the mountain range, or visit Brabourne Park attached to the Chowrasta. Also the place has also many restaurants and shopping stalls.

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Happy Valley Tea Estate,Darjeeling

Features

Happy Valley Tea Estate is one of the oldest tea estates of Darjeeling and if you want to see the processing of the world famous Darjeeling tea. Sale Counter for tea bags is also available at the premises of the estate.

In Adventure Resorts

Himalayan Mountaineering Institute

Himalayan Mountaineering Institute was created in honor of Tenzing Norgay and Sir Edmund Hillary to climb the Everest in 1953. It is the main attraction of for adventure tourists. It also has museum (Timings: 9.00 am to 5.00 pm, Closed on Tuesday) which displays collection of models, paintings, sculpture, photographs, manuscript, autographs, books, mountaineering equipment belonging to famous mountaineers and other cultural belongings of hill folk.

Features

Paragliding, Trekking & Mountaineering For more details, check the website.

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Rock Garden and Ganga Maya Park,Darjeeling

Features

It is popular picnic spot where beautiful garden is developed with natural waterfalls. The place offers boating, local cuisine eateries and shopping of local products.

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Tiger Hill, Darjeeling

Features

Tiger Hill of Darjeeling is one of most popular spot where people gather to watch the magnificent view as the Kanchenjunga turns into different colour on fall of first rays of Sun. Even Mount Everest, the world's highest peak, is visible from here.

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