Darjeeling is a little town in West Bengal, India. It’s located in northern India, at an elevation of 2000-2200 meters. The famous things are tea plantations and its special teas.
Average daily food costs in Darjeeling?
The costs are really cheap in Darjeeling, and changing between 2$ and 100$.
Average daily hotel costs in Darjeeling?
The hotel costs are cheap too. There are so many kinds of hotel. The costs are changing between 15-20$ and 150-200$.
Where can we eat?
Sonam’s Kitchen: Yummy breakfast! Lovely pancakes.
Kunga restaurant: Nice soup, little restaurant.
Nerdvana Bookstroe & Cafe: Great place to be with your friends… Great coffee, quite place to read your book.
Chak De India: That restaurant is wonderful place to dinner with your lover. It’s Hindu and lux.
What about the transport?
There is no airport in Darjeeling. The closest airport in Siliguri, about 100 kilometers away. Its name is Bagdogra airport. You can use the buses. And the ticket price is about 130 rupee(about 2$).
What should we do?
Tiger Hill: It’s one of the best places to see in Darjeeling. You can see the Himalayans and Kangchejunga(it’s the third highest mountain in the world) here. Try to think the views. Amazing, aren’t they? Wear tight, it’s cold.
Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park: It’s one of the most important zoos in India. You can see the snow leopards and red pandas and more… Best times to visit, spring and autumn. And there is no entry on thursdays.
Darjeeling Himalayan Railway: There is special train in Darjeeling, called “toy train”. You can see the city with this train. The views are really amazing, you should try this.
And… There are so many tours in Darjeeling. The prices changing between 180$ and 1000-1100$. Day-tours and week-tours. Think about these tours!