Family and Kids in Darjeeling

Looking out for what can you do with kids and family in Darjeeling? Here are the things that you should not miss out on a family vacation with kids, toddlers, or babies. Discover the ultimate places for kids in Darjeeling, be it water parks, theme parks, or playgrounds. Children will have fun, learn new things, get good food and will not get bored in long queues. Keep reading to know about awesome places and activities to enjoy with your kids in Darjeeling.
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Let's explore our list of kid-friendly attractions in Darjeeling for perfect family outings and getaways.

  1. Visit to experience unparalleled fun for kids
    Kanchenjunga View Point

    Family and Kids

    Kanchenjunga has its own charm and magnificence. Therefore, the Kanchenjunga view point in Darjeeling is famous for its awe inspiring beauty. The Kanchenjunga can be seen from the Tiger Hill where lots of tourists flock at all times of the year . The view is no short of a glimpse of a paradise and within no time takes you in a trance of its own! This place is indeed a perfect tourist spot...Read more
  2. A place for children with all kinds of interests
    Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park

    Zoo

    The Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park is Darjeeling’s premier attraction and also the largest zoo in India located at such a great height. Being a very popular attraction, tickets for Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park have a long queue. It is better to buy tickets for Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park in advance. Information on Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park ti...Read more
  3. A guaranteed fun space for the kids
    Tiger Hill

    Family and Kids

    As the highest point in Ghoom, Tiger Hill is also known for being a famous railway station in Darjeeling. It is not only just another railway station but is the highest one in the country. It was created in the year 1881 and today stands at a height of about 700 feet above the sea level.  It is situated at about a distance of 11 kilometers from Darjeeling. There are various buse...Read more
  4. Amazing Darjeeling attraction for kids
    Himalayan Mountaineering Institute

    Family and Kids

    If you want to do something a little off the beaten track, you can visit the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute in Darjeeling. Without proper technique and the right kind of training, it is impossible to do any sort of mountaineering. To learn this science one has to go undergo a very rough period of training. Though there are numerous institutes which provide training for the Mountaineering, ...Read more
  5. Can keep your kids busy for days
    Ghum Monastery

    Family and Kids

    Popularly known as ’ Yiga Choeling Monastery’, Ghoom Monastery is located about 800 ft above the sea level at Ghoom. It is more or less 8 kms away from the Darjeeling town and the monastery includes the Gelug School, exercising the Tibetan rituals. Buddhism is the main religion that is being practiced in this part of the world. Inside the monastery, there is a fifteen feet statue o...Read more
  6. Perfect for kids day out in Darjeeling
    Peace Pagoda

    Family and Kids

    Peace Pagoda is centrally located in Darjeeling. Spreading  the notion of World peace and harmony is the purpose for which it was built under the guidance of Nichidatsu Fujii, a Buddhist monk of Japan, who tried to promote the world unity. It required almost three years to finish it. It has a golden color statue of Gautama Buddha inside it.   It makes sense to visit it duri...Read more
  7. Fun place to go for kids
    Sandakphu

    Family and Kids

    Sandakphu is one of the top most peaks in West Bengal. The word Sandakphu means the 'Height of the Poison Plant'. The name itself has become a promise of height and adventure. Sandakphu is famous in Darjeeling for its trekking. It is situated at the edge of the Singalila National Park in Darjeeling. The trekking along the Singalila Ridge to Sandakphu and Phalut is...Read more
  8. A cool place to see with kids
    Chowrasta

    Family and Kids

    The most important tourist attraction in Darjeeling, the Chowrasta is the main market place in Darjeeling. The tourists who come to Darjeeling must have a visit to the heart of the city which offers various surprises for its visitors. It offers many cheap hotels for the visitors and also many restaurants which provide quality cuisines to its customers. It is a nice place to hang around. People ...Read more
  9. A fantastic place for refreshing break for children
    Batasia Loop

    Family and Kids

    Batasia Loop is a semicircular, gigantic railway loop made mainly for the tourists. It is situated about 5 kilometers away from Darjeeling below the Ghoom Station. The loop contains the memorials of the Gorkha soldiers who laid down their lives during the Independence Struggle in 1947. It was first started in 1919. It is a marvel of Darjeeling Himalayan Railway. The toy train crossing the ...Read more
  10. One of the awesome things children enjoy the most
    Rangeet Valley Passenger Ropeway

    Family and Kids

    The Darjeeling Rangeet Valley Passenger Ropeway is a famous tourist attraction in Darjeeling. Consisting of strong cable cars, it lies between the North Point in Darjeeling and Singla, the Ramman River bank. This rope journey is quite amazing as it provides heavenly views of beautiful mountains and their peaks nearby. After it originated in 1968, the ropeway encountered many acci...Read more
  11. The best option for younger visitors
    Himalayan Railway Or Railway Station

    Family and Kids

    Darjeeling Himalayan Railway or the Toy Train Ride is one of the most romantic rides you will ever experience. Under the supervision of Government of India it runs from New Jalpaiguri to Darjeeling. The whole railway track is about 78 km long with the elevation level varying from 100 meters to 2000 meters. It runs on a daily basis. The toy train service in Darjeeling is not to be missed. It go...Read more
  12. A place where kids enjoy and have fun
    Happy Valley Tea Estate

    Garden

    The Happy Valley Tea Estate is a famous garden made for the production of tea in Darjeeling. It is considered to be the oldest tea estate in Darjeeling along with being one of the highest tea producers of the world. Currently it is owned by a company but it is open for tourists. The tea leaves are of top notch quality in taste and smell. The whole place is always filled with the headyaroma of ...Read more
  13. A place perfect for families with kids
    Mahakal Mandir

    Family and Kids

    Although a part of the deal that comes with Observatory Hill, Mahakal Temple stands out even as a singular attraction. It is located on the hilltop and is a lovely change from the bustling chowrasta. In between Chowrasta (the mall), the hill rises and promises you some amazing sights of the surrounding ranges. The best part about this temple is that it caters to all the faiths that are present...Read more
  14. A favorite place to take the kids in the city
    Glenburn Tea Estate

    Family and Kids

    Glenburn Tea Estate is beautiful for various reasons. First, the acres and acres of tea spread make the sight really picturesque. Next on, it is a business that this family has been running for 5 generations and with each passing generation, the boutique hotel and the estate have become better. It also offers various amazing flavors of tea to choose from; freshly made in the amazing tea planta...Read more
  15. It's just one of those places to visit and hang out
    Japanese Temple

    Family and Kids

    Japanese Temple is one of the wonders of Darjeeling. It is a Buddhist temple and is called NIpponzan Myohoji Buddhist Temple. It is located near the Peace Pagoda which is an emblem of peace and spirituality. Built in 1972, this temple is a symbol of peace and serenity. People tend to come to this place to find solace. It is a spiritually holy place for the Buddhists. Visitors have a lifetime e...Read more