Deepak Chamling is an army veteran and now involved with social work in his village. Apart from this, he has his own farmland which he tends to as a livelihood. He runs this homestay with the help of his wife Chuki Nadikpa. She runs the kitchen efficiently and the couple is very involved in making their guests feel at home.
In secluded peaceful hilly hamlets such as Ravangla, much of the activity is nature based. Walk to Ravangla village and you will be enchanted by the old traditional houses. If you are so inclined, you can participate in basic farming activities with the host.
The numerous birds will keep you guessing as to their particular species.Even More...
Ravangla's famous Buddha Park is a must-visit. It features a 130-ft tall statue of the Buddha. Ravangla Bazar, Dorling Monastery, Borong Village are driving distance from the homestay.
The laid back little town of Ravangla is situated in South Sikkim at an altitude of 7000 ft. The elevation allows a panoramic view of the surrounding mountains. Mt.Pandim, Mt.Siniolchu, Mt.Kabru are a few of the major peaks visible from Ravangla.
Humro Home Ravangla consists of 3 cottages surrounded by avocado trees and kiwi fruit farm. The branches play host to a variety of birds whose twittering keeps you entertained all day. You can spot squirrels running up and down the trees in abandon. Since Sikkim state has been declared an organic state, all the food here is grown organically.
The vehicles do not reach the homestay and guests can enjoy a leisurely walk for about 5 minutes on the last stretch to the homestay.
There is a small grassy area in front where you can spend some time chatting with the host and having your morning tea.
Since you are in the organic state of Sikkim, you partake vegetables that are freshly grown on the host's farm.
Another attraction in our homestay here is a variety of home made wines from grapes, guava, ginger and rhododendron. If you are interested, you can taste the local drink Tungba, made from millet, which is served in a bamboo container with a straw.
Our homestay is located near the NIIT compound. It is nestled on the slopes, which gives you a breathtaking view of the valley below.
About 125 km from NJP / Bagdogra airport and about four and a half hours drive.
Namchi is 28 km away, Temi Tea Garden is 21 km, Pelling is 48 km away.
The state capital Gangtok is about 70 Kms to the East. The closest airport is Bagdogra, about 130 Kms away.Even More...