North Bengal is truly a treasure hunt for nature lovers, especially for those who are looking for a periodical escape. Darjeeling the ′Queen of hills ′ is arguably the most popular with its scenic beauty and spectacular views of mount Kanchanjunga . Sikkim is the smallest state in North East India and the annual inflow of tourists have surpassed the population of the state , the major airport of this region is Bagdogra -120 kms, Sikkim is accessible by road from Darjeeling / Kalimpong - 3hrs drive . Due to its ancient Tibetan culture almost 200 monasteries dot the divine hill tops. Places to visit Gangtok, Pelling , Lachung & Tsomgo Lake .