Surrounded by the Himalayan bliss and wrapped in the warmth of the nature, Darjeeling is one of the most famous tourist places in India. Located in the northern part of West Bengal, this small town also know as the ‘ Queen of the hills ’ is quite felicitous for vacations. The cheery view of summer, the spotless nature after the monsoon rainfall, the cold and peaceful days of winter, and the mellowness of the local people are the reasons why many travelers visit Darjeeling. Beside what nature provides, Darjeeling also has many man-made attractions, the toy train being the most significant one. Darjeeling has many beautiful places which are visited by the tourists throughout the year and the magnificent view of Mt. Kanchenjunga form the view-points of Darjeeling is the icing on the cake. Last but not the least Darjeeling tea is considered as one of the finest teas in the world. The tea gardens of Darjeeling are also very fascinating and many tourists often visit these tea gardens.
Watching the sun rise from Tiger Hill, witnessing the panoramic view of the Mount Everest and Mount Kanchenjunga together, the golden rays over the horizon symbolises a new beginning full of hope and faith is one the best experiences in Darjeeling.
The wonderful temple also known as the Nipponzan Myohoji Buddhist Temple was built in the year 1972 showcasing classic Japanese style of architecture. This place provides a serene and a quit sanctum where the visitors can meditate and seek inner peace.
The Peace Pagoda is built near the Japanese Temple which showcases four avatars of Lord Buddha. The Pagoda at the pinnacle has beautiful art work enchanted on the sand stones that looks like wooden framework depicting the life of Buddha and his relics.