The ‘Birdsong’ has a romantic touch to it as the homestay is situated in a verdant forest filled with pine trees.
People belonging to the Lepcha tribe live in this quiet village, which has earned the sobriquet ‘Orange Valley’ as most of the houses have groves with luscious oranges.
DHR operates six joyrides in this route. Currently three steam engines are used to run the toy train between Darjeeling and Ghum.
Of the total annual production of 8.5 million kilograms of Darjeeling tea, green tea comprises one million kilogram and white tea one lakh kilogram.
Darjeeling is cold, misty, more crowded and bustling. Kalimpong also has mists but it offers more of a holiday mood.
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