Windamere Hotel

Observatory Hill, Darjeeling, West Bengal, 734101, India | Hotel
Prices starting from $224.00
 

Travel Blogs from Darjeeling

Kung Fu Panda

A travel blog entry by globalgypsies

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After watching Kung Fu Panda 2 the night before on our fuzzy screen TV we decided to go and see the real thing. When we were first told about the zoo in Darjeeling we were a little skeptical. A zoo in India hum maybe not a good idea? After a nice walk downhill and being warmed by the sun we arrived at the zoo. I have to say it was a very pleasant surprise. Beautifully kept grounds and the ...

Tea, tea glorious tea!

A travel blog entry by scottandamy

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... came with us and led the way down the steep foothill through the tea plantation down to the river. It was precarious and slippery in places, we were all hot and bothered by the time we got there! On the way down we learnt of a house of 6 children had burnt down while the mother was out, all 6 children died. There was prayer flags out on the hill to remember them. We went for a swim in the rock pools and climbed over big rocks along the bank of the river. The water was cool ...

We start travelling on "Snowy" the overland truck

A travel blog entry by diannemurray

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... with a table between them. There are windows everywhere for good viewing, and it is easy to move around to get access to either side of the bus. Slow trip through Kathmandu to the pass . Get good photos looking down the valley. Rice paddies, big mountains. Highway follows the Trisuli River which gets bigger, with more rapids, and signs of serious white water rafting, and long swing bridges across the river. Lunch at Himalayan Encounters Trisuli Centre white ...

Darling Darjeeling

A travel blog entry by benrocket

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... when my co-passengers eventually nodded off I had about 15 sets of eyes staring at me the entire time. I could have sworn most didn't blink the entire time. Laughing and tossing jokes around like 'this is my first time on a train, haha' were met with the same blank stare. Not even the slightest reaction or grin was exchanged.  Never to be one to judge a book by it's cover I tried to convince myself that these scruffy lot weren't all criminals ready to rob me ...

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This hotel, located on Observatory Hill, Darjeeling, is near Tiger Hill, Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, Mirik, and Barbotey Rock Garden.
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