Samthar Farm House
A Himalayan Escapade in Rural Kalimpong
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You can just relax, see the clouds drift by, watch the hill folks lead their leisurely life, and marvel at the bright starlit sky, while you listen to the silence.
At the Farm House you can take cooking lessons in Indian , Nepali, and Lepcha cusine, and learn how to cook using a solar cooker.
If you are looking for an active holiday here is what you can do.
Ethnic village exploration walks
Three half day walking tours to homesteads, village shops, Eco friendly agriculture, Shaman and nature doctor, village forests, and meeting local people.
Learning village skills
Basket making, smithy products, mat making, and dry wall construction are some of the skills you can learn.
Trek to the Lepcha Valley
A full days trek, visiting remote habitat of the Lepcha tribe, and their over hundred years old temple. Can be extended to two days with overnight camping for more interaction.
Forest Exploration trek
Spend a day hiking through forests, with incredible bio-diversity. Also visit a small forest habitation of Nepali settlers.