This homestay is a forest homestay located deep in the Kanchenjunga Wildlife Reserve. The homestay is about 1 Km hike from the last motorable point. You will be woken up by sweet chirpings of the birds and crisp blowing winds. Deep in the lap of nature, this homestay has 2 rooms and the guest can be taken around for forest walks and village visits.
Views – The views from the homestay is beautiful. One can see beautiful forests and mountains form the homestay.
Location – Located at in the forest block of Upper Hee Gyathnag in Lower Dzongu close to Munlum Nature Resort.
|ADDRESS||Upper Hee- Gyathang – Lower Dzongu|
|CHECK IN – CHECK OUT||Flexible – by 11 AM|
|CULTURAL EXPERIENCE||Lepcha Bhudism.|
Ms. Mayalmit Lepcha is a strong flag bearer of Lepcha culture and traditions and has been working to protect Dzongu, the homeland of Lepchas (Indigenous Sikkimese Tribe) for as long as she can remember. She and her organization have been fighting for over 14 years against the onslaught of a large run of the rivers to build dams in Dzongu and other parts of Sikkim. She has also dedicated a lot of efforts to keep Lepcha culture and traditions alive and passing them onto the future generations of young Lepchas. She is the President of the Sikkim Indigenous Lepcha Tribal Association and regularly organizes events and programs for young Lepchas. She is a believer in gender equality and regularly encourages young Lepcha women to take a more active role in leadership.
Along with her family, she runs this homestay and wants to give the guests a traditional Lepcha experience like never before.