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April 29, 2023

Top places for nature lovers to visit in Darjeeling

Darjeeling is a heaven for nature lovers as the city is decked up in mesmerizing natural elements like the majestic mountains, emerald green tea estates, lush green forests, serene valleys, and mountain flora and fauna. The picturesque appeal of Darjeeling attracts tourists from all over the globe and makes it the perfect getaway to escape mundanity. No matter which time of the year it is, a sudden trip to Darjeeling guarantees a dreamy vacation to cherish for a lifetime. 

Especially, if you are a nature lover, Darjeeling has every bit of natural bliss straight out of the dream to offer you a mind-blowing vacation in the hills. To heighten your nature exploring experience in Darjeeling, you must book your room at Anutri Hill Resort, located in Upper Batasia to get a 360-degree view of the scenic bliss of the majestic Kanchenjunga and Batasia Loop. 

To help you streamline your travel bucket list in exploring some of the scenic spots in Darjeeling, here we are summing up our top picks:

Tiger Hill: Love watching sunrise? Then get your spot booked at the observatory deck and reach in the wee hours to get the enchanting glimpse of the peeking sun from behind the Kanchenjunga. This is the perfect place for photography and hiking and the ideal time to visit is between March to September.

Batasia Loop: Batasia Loop is a treat to your sight and soul as this beautifully decked up garden is actually the elevated area of Ghoom Railway Station that was designed by the engineers to counter the steep elevation of the mountain. The place gives you a refreshing vibe all round the year because of the beautifully decorated garden with seasonal blooms. You can take the best shot of natural views as the place offers a panoramic view of Darjeeling city and soothing greenery around.

Peace Pagoda:  Darjeeling is not all about exploring nature. You can even take a spiritual serenity by visiting Peace Pagoda, a famous Mahayogi Buddhist Temple. Just spend half an hour meditating here and unfold inner peace.

Tea gardens: When in Darjeeling, visiting the tea gardens is a must. The sprawling emerald green tea garden is soothing to the eyes and gives you a perfect refreshing feel. Some worth mentioning tea gardens are Makaibari tea estate, Gopaldhara tea estate, and Puttabong tea estate which also offers you glimpses inside tea manufacturing and tea tasting experience. 

Himalayan mountaineering institute: Enrolling here will not just train you in mastering the art of mountain climbing but also offer you a magnificent glimpse of the surroundings and majestic Himalayan range. The institute is the ideal spot for hiking and photography. 

Singalila National Park: The place is a heaven for nature lovers for exploring nature and wildlife. The place offers you a visual treat of the rhododendron forests, greenery, and impressive panoramic views of the Himalayas. 

Now that you have the list of ideal natural places to visit Darjeeling, get your booking confirmed at Anutri Hill Resort, an upscale resort located in Upper Batasia. Book your comfort stay today to enjoy an enthralling vacation in Darjeeling.