The mesmerizing hill station of Mirik is located in the forested Singalila mountain ridge at an altitude of 5,800 ft between Siliguri and Darjeeling in the state of West Bengal. Surrounded by lush tea estates, orange orchards & cardamom plantations, Mirik is a wonderful place for unwinding. The views of Mount Kanchenjunga, the third largest peak in the world and other Himalayan mountains from here are just stunning.
Great Train Journeys: When the British built a railway over a century ago to transport tea from the hill country, to the port of Colombo, to ship it to London — they perhaps did not realize they were creating one of the most scenic rail journeys anywhere in the world. *Great Train Journeys: While great train journeys of the world often cover vast distances; the 6,500km Tran Siberian Russian experience, coast to coast in the USA or Australia’s Indian Pacific, which journeys from Sydney…
Mahabaleshwar, Maharashtra - A lovely hill station in the Western Ghats and home to one of the world’s few evergreen forests. Also a summer capital during the Raj. The picture shows Elephant head point.
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