Immerse yourself in the rich cultural tea history of India, in picturesque Darjeeling – a spectacular plantation established in 1860.
Darjeeling is a heavenly little plantation retreat, which lies on a hillock above the banks of River Rungeet, overlooking the mighty Kanchenjunga. The plantation was established in 1860 and remains today as a working tea estate.
There is plenty to do by way of private tours of the tea estate, hiking along the river Rungeet, and taking day trips to Darjeeling or Kalimpong.
- Immerse yourself in India’s historical tea culture by embarking on the Tea Experience at Darjeeling.
- Head out on a full-day adventure with a private guide to explore the many attractions of Darjeeling.
- Spend a day discovering the sights of nearby Kalimpong, a bustling bazaar town centred around a vibrant market place.
- Spend some time outdoors, either on a fun-filled fishing excursion or hiking amongst the flourishing countryside.
Min 25°C/77°F Max 45°C/113°F
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- Best time to travel Year round
- Languages India has over 22 languages spoken across its 28 States and 7 Union Territories. However English and Hindi are its official languages. English is spoken and understood across the country.
- Flying to Khajuraho The major gateways into India are New Delhi in the north, Mumbai (Bombay) in the west, Bangalore and Chennai in the south and Calcutta in the East.
- Currency Indian Rupee
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