Darjeeling Itinerary 2 Days

Things to See in Darjeeling in 2 days

If you are looking for the best things to see in Darjeeling in 2 days, these are the attractions you must include in your Darjeeling itinerary for 2 days. Explore further to plan a perfect trip of 2 days in Darjeeling.

This Plan is Good for You if You Are:

  • Visiting Darjeeling for the first time and have 2 days in hand
  • Looking for places to visit in 2 days in Darjeeling
  • Staying in Darjeeling and wondering how to spend 2 days in Darjeeling with family and kids
  • Backpacker planning to spend 48 hours in Darjeeling
  • Want to create Darjeeling itinerary on your own
  • Planning weekend vacation of 2 days in Darjeeling

Recommended Itineraries for Spending 2 Days

Recent Itineraries for 2 Days in Darjeeling

Here are the recent itineraries by tourists who have visited Darjeeling. Stop wondering what to do for 2 days in Darjeeling as these trip plans will help you decide easily. Select any of the customised itineraries and modify it according to your preference to have a great weekend in Darjeeling.

2 Days in Darjeeling - Perfect Weekend Guide

Darjeeling is a lovely, little town in the Himalayas that is blessed with a delightful weather and breath-taking natural beauty. Its misty mornings and bustling rustic streets are perfect to spend some days away from all the chaos of cities. With the lovely backdrop of Mt. Kangchenjunga, the landscapes around the town are adorned with refreshing tea garden making it one of the popular tourist destinations in India. So, if you are looking for a perfect trip plan that will let you explore Darjeeling in 2 days, here is your itinerary. Read on to understand how you can make the most of your time in this town!

How to spend 2 days in Darjeeling?

Day 1 In Darjeeling

You can start your morning by visiting Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park. This zoo in Darjeeling was opened in 1958 and is home to hundreds of birds and animals today. You can spend some time at the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute, locally known as HMI Museum, to see the collection of different mountaineering gears. Visit tea gardens in the afternoon and soak yourself in the beautiful Himalayan weather and lush greenery. Go to Observatory Hill View Point to catch picturesque vistas and head off to Lloyd's Botanical Garden before sunset to take a leisurely walk and explore different flower beds and plants. With only 48 hours in Darjeeling, you must visit the Bhutia Basti and Tibetan Refugee Center in the evening to buy lovely handmade souvenirs. This is an ideal place for shopping in Darjeeling. Do not forget to ride the popular Toy Train to have a wholesome experience. Be back to your hotel for a quiet night.

Day 2 In Darjeeling

Start your day as early as possible and head off to Tiger Hill that is nestled on the outskirts of the city. With a famous sunrise observatory, the hill attracts thousands of locals and tourists alike throughout the year. Catch a stunning sunset and be back in the city for breakfast. You can include visiting Ghoom Monastery in your Darjeeling itinerary for 2 days. Established in the 1850s, this monastery is home to the 15-feet tall statue of Buddha. Go to Japanese Buddhist Temple in the afternoon that is hardly minutes away from the center of the city and can be reached easily by taxi. Considered to be one of the must-visit places in Darjeeling, this temple is an ideal place to experience peace and tranquillity. With only 2 days in Darjeeling, you must spend an evening at the Mall Road. Located in the heart of the city, this area is home to a plethora of lovely, little shops, kiosks, cafes, and eateries. Walk around and pamper your taste buds with local as well as Tibetan cuisine.

Tours and Activities in Darjeeling for 2 Days

Booking tours and tickets for popular attractions saves a lot of your time spent in a queue. Below are some of the tours and tickets recommended for 2 days in Darjeeling

Best Hotels in Darjeeling for 2 Day Trip

These are some of the hotels added in the past by our travelers to their Darjeeling itinerary 2 days. Check out the hotels that suit you and add them to your trip plan.

With Less Days in Hand

With limited time in hand, explore our travel ideas for 1 day in Darjeeling. During a short day trip you may visit the important attractions in Darjeeling.

With More Days in Hand

With more than 2 days in hand, you can comfortably spend more time at famous attractions in Darjeeling. Plan lunch or dinner at the best restaurants, enjoy night-outs, indulge in adventure activites. Explore 3 days and 4 days trip ideas for Darjeeling.

What Next?

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