Here is the small itinerary of our Darjeeling tour including Lamahatta, Tinchulley . Hope it will be helpful.
How to Reach:
By Flight: The nearest airport is Bagdogda Airport. From there you can get shared cab to reach darjeeling. It takes almost 3 hours to reach darjeeling .
By Train:Nearest Railway station is NJP station . There are several trains from Sealdah station t o NJP station . That is almost 12/14 hours journey by train . From NJP station you can get the shared cab which charge 150 rupees per person.
Where to Stay: There are numerous hotel option near the mall. You can get good hotel with view around INR32000 rupees.
We were 13 in total, We stayed at Maya lodge in Zakir hussain Road near Prasar Bharti. This lodge has rooms with full mountain view.