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1 Hostels in Darjeeling, India

Dorms from INR 444

International Youth Hostel Darjeeling

 
Best location: Just 300mtr. before of Darjeeling Railway Station on main road. Budgeted rooms: Tariff starts at just Rs.300/- dormitory beds. Its backdrop is Mt.Kanchenjunga, among the world's highest peaks which can be seen from Hostel balcony.

About Darjeeling:

Darjeeling hill town is located at an altitude of 6,710ft in northeast India and is part of the state of West Bengal. Once a summer resort for the British Raj elite, it remains the terminus of the narrow-gauge Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, or “Toy Train,” completed in 1881. It's famed for the distinctive black tea grown on plantations that dot its surrounding slopes. Its backdrop is Mt. Kanchenjunga, among the world’s highest peaks.

How to Reach Darjeeling:

The nearest airport is at Bagdogra which is 95 km away and the nearest major railway junction is New Jalpaiguri (NJP). There are some direct flights from the cities like Kolkata, Delhi and Guwahati to Darjeeling. From the airport, one can reach the city by hiring taxis. It will take almost 3 hours to reach Darjeeling from the airport. Flights are available from all major cities.

Things to do in Darjeeling:

Mountain Railway

Padmaja Naidu Himalayan zoological park

Peace Pagoda

Ghum monastery

Japanese Buddhist temple

Tiger hill Darjeeling

Bhutia busty monastery

Dali monastery

Ava art gallery

Himalayan Tibet museum