DARJEELING, queen of west bengal………………..
“The one land that all men desire to see, and having seen once-by even a glimpse would not give that glimpse for the shows of the rest of the world combined” – Mark Twain. Closing Quote
27 Deg. 13 Min. N to 26 Deg. 27 Min. N Latitude
88 Deg. 53 Min. E to 87 Deg. 59 Min. E Longitude.
3,149 Square Km.
Annual Mean Max. Temperature 14.9 Degree Celsius Annual Mean Min. Temperature 8.9 Degree Celsius.
Average Annual Rainfall : 3092 MM
Season for visit
March to mid June & October to December.
Siliguri-Mirik -Ghum -60 kms
Sevak-Tista bridge –Kalimpong -60 kms
Tista Bazar to Darjeeling -25 kms
Sukna- Pankhabari-Kurseong -25 kms
Siliguri Darjeeling NH 55 -76 kms.
Light woollens and tropicals in summer (umbrellas and raincoats are useful) and heavy woollens in winter.
Hindi, Gorkha, Bengali, Nepali, Tibetan and English.
Nearest Railway Station
Darjeeling(Narrow Gauge) & NJP (Broad Gauge)