Where to stay in Darjeeling?
There are a number of great places to stay in Darjeeling, but the Vamoose Rainbow Valley Resort is a great option for its central location and convenient amenities.
How easy is it to get around Darjeeling?
The town of Darjeeling is relatively small and very easy to get around on foot. If you’re planning on exploring the surrounding areas, there are a number of great options for transportation, including the Toy Train, taxis, and rickshaws.
What are popular food items and drinks in Darjeeling?
Some popular food items in Darjeeling include momos (dumplings), thukpa (noodle soup), and sel roti (a type of fried bread). For drinks, many people enjoy Nepali tea, which is often made with milk and spices.
What is there to do in Darjeeling?
There are plenty of things to do in Darjeeling! Visit Tiger Hill for sunrise views of Mt. Everest, ride the Toy Train, explore Tibetan culture at the Ghum Monastery, and relax in one of the many tea gardens.
How to get to Darjeeling?
The easiest way to get to Darjeeling is by flying into Bagdogra Airport (IXB), which is about 90 minutes away by car. You can also take a train from New Delhi, Kolkata, or Siliguri.