Hidden Forest Retreat, Gangtok, East Sikkim
The Hidden forest is a home –stay hosted by the Lachungpa family. It is located in the surroundings of a plant nursery breeding orchids, lilies, Azeleas, and more.
Spread over three acres of lush green garden with all kinds of trees, bamboos, ferns, flowers, shrubs, lilies and orchids It has a “fabulous fresh wholesome feel”. There are many varieties of birds and butterflies. Amidst this peaceful environment, the only sound you will hear is the chirping of the birds and sound of crickets. The retreat offers clean and elegant accommodation, coupled with genuine friendliness of a family run place.
The Hidden Forest is conveniently located at a distance of only two kilometers from the main Gangtok town centre. at an altitude of 4500 .The entire Retreat is connected with stone paved pathways which lead up and down the hill into the dense forest and orchid nursery. Benches are located along the forest area for those quiet moments fostering relaxation and good health.
The Guest accommodation is built into the terraced hillside at split levels. Providing 08 twins. There are additional two cattages. The family aims to make you enjoy the ‘hidden forest’ whilst living in great comfort.
Meals are served in an attractive cozy Dining Hall and is totally family run. There are no fixed meal. The family serve food in consultation with the guest and take care of dietary restrictions, if any. Their kitchen garden and milch cows provide healthy organically grown vegetables and milk. In the evening "Chaang", local prepared alcoholic beverage made from millet, is available. Meals are served in an attractive cozy Dining Hall and is totally family run. There are no fixed meal. We serve food in consultation with the guest and take care of dietary restrictions, if any. We have our own kitchen garden and milch cows and so you can rest assured of healthy organically grown vegetables and milk in your diet. In the evening we even provide "Chaang", local prepared alcoholic beverage made from millet.