Who doesn’t love Benedict Cumberbatch aka on-screen Shakespeare? According to his words, “when you open the window in Darjeeling, the clouds roll across the desk in the form of dry ice. It is enticing; it is out of the world experience. Darjeeling in West Bengal is heavenly blessed by nature. The misty clouds, high Mountain hills, the aroma of fresh tea wandering in the environment and the chilling wind that gives Goosebumps, the beauty of Darjeeling is implausible. The tour to Darjeeling is much pleasurable with the budget Darjeeling holiday packages.
The home to the largest ropeway in Asia, Darjeeling is no brainer an experience to cherish. Started in 1968, Rangit Valley Ropeway offers the panoramic view of the entire hill station in about 40 minutes rides. Tourists also look for the toy train ride with the cheapest Darjeeling holiday packages. Now the UNESCO World Heritage Site, the toy train covers the 78 km distance in between New Jalpaiguri to Darjeeling with a steam engine. Ghum station, one of the stops of the toy train is the second highest railway station where a steam engine reaches in the world.
Darjeeling in the Sanskrit transcript means “Durjya Linga” or the powerful Shiva. Also in Tibet language, it is “Dorji Linga” that means the area of the thunderbolt. Best holiday package for Darjeeling also leads to the Tiger peek from where one can watch the snow-capped majestic top of Kanchenjunga. The tea gardens here produce the finest tea of the world while the dotted colonial-era architectures and bungalows add charms to the location.