Darjeeling is a Tibetan words .it is make two Tibetan words, ‘dorje’ meaning thunderbolt (originally the scepter of Indra) and ‘ling’ a place or land, hence ‘the land of the thunderbolt’. Darjeeling, nestled among rolling mountains, is a perfect destination for outdoor enthusiasts. Popular places to visit include Tiger Hill, Batasia Loop and the War Memorial, and the Himalayan Zoological Park and Snow Leopard Breeding Center. What should you bring home? Tea, tea, and more tea—and beautiful local handicrafts.
Literally meaning “the land of thunderbolt” Darjeeling is one of the most popular hill stations and honeymoon destination in India. This romantic hill resort is blessed with sheer beauty of nature bathed in hues of every shade which is enough to captivated tourists at its first sight. The refreshing greenery stepped in splendour, verdant hills dotted with blossoming flowers & sprawling tea gardens, musical waterfalls, exotic forest with evergreen pine trees, etc all with the enigmatic snow capped Kanchan Junga compellingly confounds Darjeeling as the Queen of HillsDarjeeling is truly a paradise for nature lovers and honeymooner.Its strategic location, appealing beauty and cultural diversity have made this place the major tours and travel destination of north-east India.
Tourism in Darjeeling offer tourists attractions must visit destinations are the Mall, Himalayan Zoological Park, Darjeeling Museum, Botanical Garden, Observatory Hills, Mahakal Dara, Dhirdham Temple, Monasteries, Batasia Loop, Tiger Hills, Japanese Temple, Happy valley Tea-Estate, Ropeway, etc. More of all the “Joy Ride” offered by the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway- a recognized UNESCO World Heritage Site truly offers you unique truly a unique holidaying experience in Darjeeling – Queen of Hills.
Area (in miles): 1, 200 sq.miles.
Height (in meters): 2, 134 mts
Summers – Summer The summer months are the best time for visiting Darjeeling when the climate remains in a pleasant mood. Summers arrive in the month of April and lasts till June with a maximum temperature of 25°C.
Winters – The winter months creep in during December and is over by February. temperatures drop to 1°C along with heavy mist and rains toward end of December. The month of December is ocassionally accompanied by heavy snow fall.
Darjeeling Honeymoon Tours
Day 01 : Delhi
Arrive Delhi airport – after assistance transfer to Hotel. Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 02 : Delhi – Bagdogra – – Darjeeling
Morning transfer to airport to board the Flight for Bagdogra. On arrival at Bagdogra airport, assistance and transfer to Darjeeling by surface. Arrive at the hotel in Darjeeling and check-in. Rest of the day free to relax. Dinner in the Hotel. Overnight in Darjeeling.
Day 03 : Darjeeling
Early morning sightseeing, visit Tiger Hill, Batasia Loop, War Memorial, Ghoom Monastery. Return to the hotel for Breakfast. Rest of the day free. Dinner in the Hotel. Overnight in Darjeeling.
Day 04 : Darjeeling
Breakfast in the Hotel. Half day local sightseeing, visiting the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Ropeway, Tenzing Rock, Padmaja Niadu Himalayan Zoological Park, Tibetan. Refugee self-help Centre and the Rock Garden. This afternoon is free for your own activities. Dinner in the hotel. Overnight in Darjeeling.
Day 05 : Darjeeling – Gangtok
Breakfastin the hotel. Transfer to Gangtok by surface transport. Arrive and check in to the hotel. Rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Gangtok.
Day 06 : Gangtok
Early morning proceed to visit – Ganesh Tok, Hanuman Tok, Tashi View Point. Return to the hotel for breakfast. Rest of the day at leisure to relax or explore the city on your own. Dinner in the Hotel. Overnight in Gangtok.
Day 07 : Gangtok
Breakfast in the Hotel. Visit Rumtek Monastery, Enchery Monastery, Chorten (Stupa), Research Institute of Tinetology, Botanical Gardens and Directorate of Handicrafts & Handlooms. Return to the hotel, rest of the day free. Dinner in the hotel. Overnight in Gangtok.
Day 08 : Gangtok – Bagdogra – Delhi – Departure
Breakfast in the Hotel. Then transfer to Bagdogra airport to board the flight for Delhi. On arrival at Delhi board the connecting flight for onward destination.