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Sight Seeing
Tiger Hill

Tiger Hill

1km from town at an elevation of 2590m (8428ft) within primitive forests of Oak & Magnolia etc lies "Tiger Hill" Darjeeling's most beautiful gift to the tourist.

Batasia Loop

Batasia Loop & War Memorial

At Batasia one gets grand view of the town of Darjeeling perched on the slopes of hills Mt.Kanchanjunga in the background.

Almost imperceptibly the railway line negotiates a circle and descends 1000ft. in altitude.

Gangamaya Park

Rock Garden & Gangamaya Park

The Rock Garden was built by Gorkha Hill Council Tourism Department. Situated 10 km from town it is a very attractive picnic spot with natural water falls.

Just below Rock Garden is the recently built Gangamaya Park. This spot has a small artificially built out of natural waterfalls - the lake in which you can go for a joyride on the boat.

Dhirdham Temple

Dhirdham Temple

Located near the Darjeeling Railway station, Dhirdham Temple was built in 1939. Temple was built by Rai Saheb Purna Bahadur Pradhan and architect was Beg Raj Sakya.

Japanese Temple

Japanese Temple (Peace Pagoda)

The Shanti Stupas in India were established by Fuji Guru, a close friend of Mahatma Gandhi, for world peace. There are six beautiful stupas in various places of India and the one in Darjeeling was inaugurated in November 1992.

Sakya Ghoom Monastery

Sakya Ghoom Monastery

This monastery follows the lineage of Sakya sect of Vajrayana Buddhism. The monastery houses to small philosophical Institute.