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Darjeeling is a town in India's West Bengal state, in the Himalayan foothills. It is a hill station with expanses of tea estates and famous for the crafts, culture and the cuisines. It is a famous tourists place and famous for the tea plantation. The toy train established back in 1881, still runs in this part and is also one of the UNESCO World Heritage sites. Here you can see the beautiful architecture including mansions and churches dot this little beautiful town.The famous tourist attractions of the Darjeeling are monasteries, botanical gardens, a zoo, and the Darjeeling-Rangeet Valley Passenger Ropeway cable car. Darjeeling is a wonderful place to walk around and explore the tea estates, villages, and markets.The town of Darjeeling acts as the headquarter of the Darjeeling District.
The large number of people visited the place from all over the world as it is considered as the World Heritage Site.Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, Tiger Hill, Batasia Loop are the other major attractions of the Darjeeling.The best time to visit Darjeeling is during summer time. It rains heavily during July and September. If you are travelling by road then take a bus from Siliguri and see the beautiful tea gardens.If you are travelling by air then Siliguri is the nearest airport. You can also enjoy the journey of toy train which go through the lush green tea gardens and it is a more magical and quixotic experience.