In Darjeeling, Tiger Hill is one of the most popular tourist spots. It is situated at an altitude of 8,500 ft. and commands a splendid view of the Kanchenjunga Range and the Darjeeling town. The drive to Tiger Hill is an enchanting one. The road winds through tea gardens and forests. On a clear day, the snow-capped peaks of the Kanchenjunga Range are visible.
On reaching Tiger Hill, one can see the Darjeeling town sprawling in the valley below.
The view of the snow-capped mountains is simply mesmerizing. Tiger Hill is also the place where the sun rises first in India. So, many tourists come here to watch the sunrise.
Tiger Hill is a popular place to watch the annual Darjeeling Carnival in February. Apart from the views, Tiger Hill is also home to a few Buddhist monasteries and temples. Tiger Hill is definitely worth a visit for its stunning views.