2. Darjeeling, India
Darjeeling is one of the best and most popular destinations in India for traveling solo. The town sits located 6,700 ft. in the Mahabharat Range or Lesser Himalaya and it is a home to lush green tea plantations. The snow clad Khangchendzonga might be one of the most beautiful things you`ll ever see, the Himalayan Zoological Park is a must and riding the Himalayan Railway is something you might don`t want to miss.
Make sure you find time to visit the Peace Pagoda; it can be a life-changing experience. Locals in Darjeeling are warm, simple and helpful. Hire a local guide who can help you to better explore Darjeeling.
If you travel to Darjeeling from Kolkata the trip should cost you around $100.