Darjeeling is the major hill resort located in West Bengal. Darjeeling is set at an altitude of 2134 meters with snow covered Himalayan Peaks coming in the background. The population’s ethnic composition is closely linked with that of Nepal, Bhutan and Sikkim. The majority of the populace is of ethnic Nepali background. Famously known as Queen of the hills, Darjeeling with its enchanting beauty offers a number of activities from leisurely scenic walks to more adventurous activities such as trekking and river rafting.