A Viridian Escape Darjeeling, West Bengal
A century old bungalow with four rooms set amidst over 300 acres of organic tea plantations and a virgin forest in Darjeeling
Lush green tea plantations surround you!
Welcome to the century old bungalow set amidst over 300 acres of tea plantations and a virgin forest!
Walk through the manicured gardens of the bungalow, furnished with antiques and period furniture
The elegant lounge area where you can have a hot cup of Darjeeling tea while browsing through a delightful collection of books!
Feast on simple home cooked style multi-course meals suffused with local flavours, to an array of piping hot snacks of the mountains in the evening
The living area where you can unwind with the group
Be welcomed to your super spacious suite room with a basket full of fresh fruits as well a vase of fresh flowers from the garden
The ensuite bathrooms have lovely old fashioned stand-alone bathtubs fitted with hand showers and all the other modern amenities
Another bedroom in the villa
A view of the bathroom
Step out and be welcomed by the mighty and snow capped Kanchenjunga!
Watch the tea pickers as they scour the tea plantations for two new green leaves with a bud for the first flush of tea!
Sling on the bamboo basket and slip into the shoes of the tea picker for a while, sauntering through the plantations, picking tea leaves!
Take a walk through the lush green tea plantations on the steep slopes of the mountains
If you wish to explore more, trek downhill through the little villages, forests and plantations to the pristine riverside
Once here, dip your feet in the gushing cold water of the mountains while enjoying a refreshing beer!
Another view of the tea plantations on the mountains