Is the hill
station of West Bengal. This has been called the queen of hill-stations. 663 kms.
from Calcutta. Altitude is 2134 m. or 7000 ft. It is a famous hill resort
offering a breath taking sight of the numerous peaks of the majestic Himalayas.
The clouds seem to whisper to one another here and from horizon to horizon
stretches the Kanchanjunga, covered with snow from the head to foot all round
the year. The views of Kanchanjunga and Mount Everest are particularly
inspiring. And viewing Sun rise is wonderful from the famous Tiger hill. The
Himalayan physiography of lofty mountainous terrain and cascading rivers, offers
adventure sports trekking, mountaineering and river rafting.