"Queen of the Hills"
- Darjeeling is the definitive Indian hill station and, for many, West Bengal’s premier destination surrounded by emerald-green tea plantations and towered over by majestic Khangchendzonga. In short, Darjeeling is one of the prettiest hill stations in India located in the northern part of West Bengal.
- Despite Hot & Humid summers of India, Darjeeling Stands as a Popular tourist destination in North-East India with favourable chill climate round off year which makes its a Glittering Gem of NE-India.
About the Dazzling Hill Station "Darjeeling"
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Best time to visit Darjeeling
The best time to visit Darjeeling is from late September to November and March to June. These autumn and spring-summer months experience a pleasant climate which is ideal for sightseeing. Between October and February, although the temperatures go below 0-degree Celcius, Darjeeling takes on a surreal charm, opening a whole wide world of amazing activities. It is best to avoid a visit to this place during the monsoon months of July to early September since the heavy rainfall leads to landslides which may cause a lot of inconveniences.
How to reach Darjeeling
By Air: Bagdogra is the nearest Airport at 70 km. You can book a taxi in advance to take you up to Darjeeling. It takes around 3 hours by taxi to reach Darjeeling from Bagdogra airport.
By Train: The nearest railway station for Darjeeling tourism is New Jalpaiguri (approx. 3 hours’ drive). Trains to New Jalpaiguri are available from a number of major Indian cities. From New Jalpaiguri, travelers can reach Darjeeling by cab or by taking a bus/Shared Taxi's as well.
By Road: If you are planning a Darjeeling tour package or a road trip to Darjeeling, you can also opt to reach Darjeeling by cab or self-drive car from various other cities like Gangtok, Siliguri, Kalimpong, etc. Private & Govt Both Buses from Siliguri are also frequent.