Darjeeling is the legendary British hill station perched in the foothills of the Himalayas. Its name has been derived from Dorjé-ling, "the place of the thunderbolt", the name of a monastery which once stood on a well-known eminence in the modern town, now known as Observatory Hill.
It is famed for its fragrant tea plantations growing the famous Darjeeling tea renowned the world over for its unparalleled aroma. From scenic nature walks through tea estates and landscaped environs to thrilling adventure sports, Darjeeling has something to offer to all. The destination as an adventure hub provides lot of adventure activities like: trekking, hand gliding, ballooning, river rafting, mountain biking, rock climbing, and more