Darjeeling is in the state of West Bengal, India, located right at the Himalayan foothills. Once upon a time during the British rule in India it used to be the summer resort for the elite persons in the British Raj. Till date it remains as the terminus of the narrow-gauge Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, or “Toy Train,” which was completed back in 1881. It's world famous for the distinctive black tea grown in the hilly plantations surrounding the slopes. At the backdrop there is Mt. Kanchenjunga, which is among the world’s highest peaks.
The 4 Nights/ 5 Days Sikkim Silk Route Package is an excellent option for those who want to experience this remote part of Sikkim completely. Adding destinations like Mankhim from where you can enjoy boating in an emerald lake or staying amidst a pine forest or taking a short trek to discover some rare species of birds at Icchey Gaon gives a very mixed and exciting experience to the whole tour.
Gangtok is the capital of the mountainous northern Indian state of Sikkim. Established as a Buddhist pilgrimage site in the 1840s, the city became capital of an independent monarchy after British rule ended, but joined India in 1975. Today, it remains a Tibetan Buddhist center and a base for hikers organizing permits and transport for treks through Sikkim’s Himalayan mountain ranges.
India is a place of many cultures and festivals. Almost everyday is a day of religious importance in this country. Different states have different prime festivals, to enjoy some quality time along with those, celebrated throughout the country like Holi, Diwali, Christmas, Eid, Dussera etc. You can always plan a trip to those states during the time of the festivals and have a beautiful experience to share amongst your loved ones.
Travelling in India have always been an interesting experience. To make your journey stress free and happy, we share some tips on what you should carry while moving. Let us make your travel a bit easier with the following suggestions:
A hand sanitizer is a must because many places are germ prone and a sanitizer protects you from getting affected by that.
A bank card to fulfil your financial needs.
Tourism is a colourful stroke on the canvas of life. It can be simply defined as a travel for pleasure. For years, tourists all over the world have been travelling from one place to another. Some of their tours proved to be an important incident in the history of civilization and development.
In ancient times, when there was no internet, the tourists used to act as a medium for transferring information on culture, habits and geographical details of various unknown places. Many kings that time, invested a huge amount on tourists to send them to different places to get some detailed information. Even today, in the era of the internet and digitization all the things can't be felt or viewed online. You need to have some real time experiences as well.