Day 01 : Drive Kalimpong to Samthar by shared village Taxi. Arrive by 1630 hrs. Overnight at Charles Lepcha’s homestay
Day 02 : Walking exploration of Lepcha village . Thereafter walk to Awake and shine School and visit. After lunch explore Nepali village,. Overnight at Tara Bhujel’s homestay at Gairigaon.
Day 03 : Early morning drive Samthar to Kalimpong by shared village taxi. Arrive by 1000 hrs
Day 01 : Drive Kalimpong to Samthar by shared village taxi. Arrive by 1630 hrs. Overnight Charles lepcha homestay
Day 02 : Lepcha village exploration, and trek to Gairigaon Nepali Village. Explore Nepali village. Overnight at Nepali family home stay at Gairigaon
Day 03 : visit Awake & Shine School. Thereafter Trek to lower Samthar Valley. Continue to Chota Suruk Nepali and lepcha village. Overnight at Chota Suruk village homestay.
Day 04 : Drive to Kalimpong by shared village taxi Arrive by 1000 hrs
Day 01 : Pick up from Bagdogra / Kalimpong / Darjeeling, and drive to Samthar for overnight at Charles Lepcha’s homestay / Tara Bhujel’s Homestay.
Day 02 : Mountain lifestyle : Experience the family household chores and farming routine. May include milking of farm animals, grazing, collecting firewood and fodder, cooking, family get together. Overnight at Charles Lepcha’s homestay / Tara Bhujel’s Homestay
Day 03 : Experiential activities: After breakfast take a forest walk for foraging, and bring back edible roots, ferns and creepers . in the afternoon Learn how to construct a mud Oven, Demonstration of baking sour dough bread, cooking forest food, and local recipes, making millet beer,
Day 04 : Visit Awake & Shine School, Samthar and Samthar Farm House
Conducted tour of Awake and Shine Primary school to see first-hand how experiential learning in laying the foundation for all round development of our children to make them the “change makers of the future”. Enjoy lunch at the atmospheric Samthar Farm House and trek back to your homestay. In the evening join a Lepcha and Nepali song and dance program.
Day 05 : Drive from Samthar to Bagdogra/ Kalimpong/ Darjeeling
Sgl Pax : INR 4000 per person per night
02-03 Pax : INR 2700 per person per night
04 Pax : INR 2300 per person per night
Services included : Dbl/ Twin Room with Western style attached toilet., all meals. Boiled & filtered drinking water, Reserved seat in shared taxi * as per itinerary, Treks & Explorations with English speaking guide.
Services Not included : Personal expenses, laundry, Phones & Internet, Mineral water, Medical expense, Tips, Learning activities
Extras: Hire of Mountain bikes and services of biking guide
* Exclusive car can be arranged on request