in Darjiling of West Bengal, India
- Sagarmatha National Park (Unesco heritage, 105 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 27.033 and 88.267 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 27° 1' 59" and E 88° 16' 0"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Rupee - INR
- Spoken languages:
- English, Hindi, Bengali, Telugu, Marathi, Tamil, Urdu, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Oriya, Panjabi, Assamese, Bihari , Kashmiri, Nepali, Sindhi, Sanskrit, French
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 09:58 AM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Asia/Kolkata
- UTC/GMT offset: 5.5 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:03 am and 5:36 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -33.637 and -78.834 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Robinson Crusoe
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 2,6 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to India.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning India. Last Update: 2020-02-26 07:22:28
Delve into Dārjiling
Dārjiling in Darjiling (West Bengal) with it's 123,797 habitants is a city located in India about 683 mi (or 1,100 km) east of New Delhi, the country's capital town.
Current time in Dārjiling is now 09:58 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Kolkata with an UTC offset of 5.5 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Dārjiling. The closest airport in India is Bagdogra Airport in a distance of 25 mi (or 40 km), South. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is Sagarmatha National Park in Nepal at a distance of 105 mi (or 169 km). In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Ilam, Gangtok, Jalpaiguri, Xarsingma and Samtse. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 20°C / 68 °F
|Morning Temperature||10°C / 50 °F|
|Evening Temperature||17°C / 62 °F|
|Night Temperature||13°C / 56 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1016 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from North|
|Cloud Conditions||Scattered clouds, covering 36% of sky|
|General Conditions||Scattered clouds|
Friday, 28th of February 2020
23°C (73 °F)
14°C (58 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Saturday, 29th of February 2020
24°C (75 °F)
15°C (59 °F)
Few clouds, light breeze.
Sunday, 1st of March 2020
25°C (76 °F)
16°C (61 °F)
Few clouds, light breeze.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Ging Tea House
Little Tibet Resort
HOTEL IVY CASTLE DARJEELING
Ramada Darjeeling Gandhi Road
Pine Tree Spa and Resorts
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Darjeeling Himalayan Railway
The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, also known as the "Toy Train", is a 2ft narrow gauge railway that runs between New Jalpaiguri and Darjeeling in West Bengal. Built between 1879 and 1881, the railway is about 78 kilometres long. Its elevation level varies from about 100 metres at New Jalpaiguri to about 2,200 metres at Darjeeling.
Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park
Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park (also called the Darjeeling Zoo) is a 67.56-acre zoo in the town of Darjeeling in the Indian state of West Bengal. The zoo was opened in 1958, and an average elevation of 7,000 feet, is the largest high altitude zoo in India. It specializes in breeding animals adapted to alpine conditions, and has successful captive breeding programs for the Snow leopard, the critically endangered Himalayan wolf and the Red panda.
Lloyd's Botanical Garden
Lloyd's Botanical Garden, or Darjeeling Botanical Garden, is a botanical garden in Darjeeling in the Indian state of West Bengal.
Raj Bhavan, Darjeeling
Raj Bhavan (Hindi for Government House) of Darjeeling is the Summer residence of the Governor of West Bengal, It is located in the city of Darjeeling, West Bengal.
Darjeeling (Lok Sabha constituency)
Darjeeling (Lok Sabha constituency) is one of the 543 parliamentary constituencies in India. The constituency centres on Darjeeling in West Bengal. While six assembly segments are in Darjeeling district, one assembly segment is in Uttar Dinajpur district.
The Batasia Loop is a spiral railway created to lower the gradient of ascent of the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway in Darjeeling district of West Bengal, India. At this point, the track spirals around over itself through a tunnel and over a hilltop. It was commissioned in 1919.
Windamere Hotel, built in the 1930s, is a heritage hotel situated on Observatory Hill, in Darjeeling, India.
Southfield College was founded as Loreto College in Darjeeling in August 1961 as a women's college. At the request of the government of West Bengal, the Irish Branch of the Institute of the Blessed Virgin Mary, the Darjeeling Loreto Educational Society agreed to take care of its management. However, due to the lack of personnel, the Loreto nuns were compelled to hand over the college to the government of West Bengal, hence to be run as Southfield College.
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Rdorje gling, Darjeeling, Dārjiling, দার্জিলিং, Darjiling, Darĝiling, דרגילינג, 다르질링, Dardžilingas, Дарджилинг, دار جیلنگ, 大吉嶺