Darjeeling is a town in the Indian state of West Bengal.
It is located in the Mahabharat Range or Lesser Himalaya at an average
elevation of 6,710 ft . It is noted for its tea industry and the Darjeeling
Himalayan Railway, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Darjeeling is the headquarters
of Darjeeling district which has a partially autonomous status within the state
of West Bengal.
is a hill station in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is located at an
average elevation of 1,250 metres. The town is the headquarters of the
Kalimpong subdivision, a part of the district of Darjeeling. The Indian Army's
27 Mountain Division is on the outskirts of the town
is a municipality, the capital and the largest town of the Indian state of
Sikkim. It also is the headquarters of the East Sikkim district. Gangtok is
located in the eastern Himalayan range, at an altitude of 1,650 m . The town's
100 thousand population belongs to different ethnicities such as Nepali,
Lepchas and Bhutia. Nestled within higher peaks of the Himalaya and enjoying a
year-round mild temperate climate, Gangtok is at the centre of Sikkim's tourism