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Observatory Hill, Darjeeling

Published Date: 08-May-2024

Offering panoramic views of the town and surrounding mountains, Observatory Hill is a popular vantage point and a must-visit among the best places in Darjeeling to visit.

  • Location: Darjeeling
  • Entry Fee: Free
  • Timings: Open 24 hours
  • Distance from Darjeeling Himalayan Railway Station: 2 km
  • Time required: 3-4 hours
  • Best for: It is one of the most famous tourist places Darjeeling for panoramic views.
  • Tip: Carry light snacks and water.
  • Nearby Attractions: Kanchenjunga Mountain, Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park, Tiger Hill
  • Nearby Restaurants: 10Zing, Dyp Cafe, Kanika’s, La Casse Croute, Orchid Restaurant
  • Google rating and reviews: 4.6 rating and 4,100 reviews

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