Yes it's 4am.. but you'll kick yourself if you don't do this. It's cold.. but so worth it. Wear hats, gloves and longjohns. Be prepared for a huge number of cars and people.
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We reached this place at early in the morning around 4 a.m. It was quite cold and windy. But the view of sunrise made us forget the chilly wind. Very fascinating view when the sun rays falls upon Mt. Kanchendzonga. Great landscape view!!
It was teeth-chatteringly cold night. The trip from our hotel to the viewing point was chilly and, being frank, boring. But the entrance was literally festive, full of excited people, some still sleepy. The ticket booth was busy but speedily moving. There was a pretty...More
Here you have to leave from hotel at 4:30 am so that you can reach before other at sunrise point. View is really awesome with rising sun and also see kanjanjunga mountain with binoculars. Hot tea/ coffee and small cap/ gloves sell can be seen....More
The beauty of this place is the sunrise view from this point in which we can see Kanchenjunga peak .Apart from this when the sun rises the beauty will double as this peak is high.
Undoubtedly sunrise is the time to go, which is why everyone does! However, it had been cloudy, so whilst the crowds saw a sunrise, they didn’t get to see the Himalaya’s. We missed all the traffic and were able to park right at the top...More
Get up early, drive to the observation post in Darjeeling (if you arrive late you will find that you have to walk up a steep hill, the place gets packed), dress in warm clothes (it's cold in the morning), secure a place in the front...More