Surrounded by magnificent Himalayan mountain peaks including the world’s third tallest mountain, Kangchenjunga, Darjeeling is a British colonial hill station located in the Indian state of West Bengal. Ride the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Take an invigorating trek through spectacular mountain landscapes. Visit a tea plantation and sample some of Darjeeling’s world famous tea, explore local temples, museums and monasteries, and be fascinated by the rich local culture. Browse the shops for bamboo items, jewellery, carpets, textiles, and other local handicrafts, then savour the rich and tantalising Indian cuisine. A journey of discovery—Darjeeling.