Set amid the slopes of snow-capped Himalayan peaks and a blanket of emerald-green tea plantations, Darjeeling is a stunningly picturesque town in West Bengal. During monsoons is when this town, rightly called as ‘Queen of Hills’ is the most visited. That’s when the misty mountains and the musky-sweet tea aroma are cherished the most!
Darjeeling is famous for the view of the mighty and majestic Kangchenjunga, the third-highest mountain peak in the world. Along with the beautiful colonial architecture, this pretty little town is known for its Tibetan influence on this cuisine, culture and craft.