Rishyap, West Bengal
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A refreshing holiday experience to relax, rejuvenate & weft of the indigenous culture, cuisine & traditions of this region without losing out on the comforts that are your privilege.
‘Far from the maddening crowd’, at an altitude of 8,000 ft, ‘Rishyap’ sits pretty atop the hills of ‘Neora Valley National Park’ in the Eastern Himalayas. This picturesque hamlet, its rich bio-diversity, pleasant weather, the friendly people & the mighty neighbor Mt. Kanchenjunga promise a memorable experience for adventure & nature lovers.
❝ All day long I’m sitting singing songs for everyone.
Sit beside a mountain stream
See her waters rise
Listen to the pretty sound of music as she flies ❞
— Paul McCartney
The homestay, we named ‘Valley of Flowers’
The scenic beauty & the alluring wilderness of Rishyap was the driving force behind the creation of ‘Valley of Flowers’ where ‘Bharmonik’ aspires to give you a refreshing holiday experience to relax, rejuvenate & explore the culture, cuisine & traditions of this region.
Speeding across Teesta river valley & beautiful Tea gardens, when you finally enter Rishyap in the domain of clouds & lofty pines, you must admit there’s an element of mystery & magic in the air. The cool clouds streaming down the hills guarded by the Mighty Enchantress-the Kanchenjunga, the lush green forests where pines, birchs & maples compete to reach out to the sky and thousands of birds conjure up a sweet melody, the vast stretch of mountains rising from the ‘Valley of Flowers’ secretly summons you. Walk through the garden of the Valley to meet the fuschias, lilies & orchids dotting the garden put-up a riot of colours, the apple, peach & pear orchards are just a stone's throw away. Come across the stony paths to meet the local people...to rediscover simplicity.
Rendezvous with Rishyap
The cool clouds streaming down the hills of Rishyap guarded by the Mighty Enchantress-the Kangchenjunga, the lush green forests where pines, birchs & maples compete to reach out to the sky and thousands of birds conjure up a sweet melody, the wild flowers & colorful orchids along the serpentine paths, the imposing Chhenge Falls & the mystical Lava Monastery are sure to enthrall you.
Two self-contained cottage with two triple bed and one family cottage with two double bed of facing Neora Valley National Park. Cottages are wood finished with attached bath, western style toilet, flower garden, orchard & vegetable patch, parking lot, pet friendly & not the least 100% privacy & security.
Locally grown produce is used in homely spreads of roti, dal, chicken curry, vegetables and seasonal local saag.
Available Rooms & Tariff
Includes (unless otherwise specified):
Bed Tea Breakfast Lunch Evening Tea Dinner
Children & Extra BedsChildren of all ages are welcome.
Kids upto 5 years of age are our guests at no charge.
Child 5 to 10 years with no extra bed: 50% of the tariff.
Child 10+ years in extra bed: considering as adult.
Double Room - A room assigned to two people and have one bed.
Triple Room - A room assigned to three people. May have one or more beds.
Single Cottage - A room assigned to four people. May have two beds.
Snow White & her Dwarfs!
Don’t forget your ‘appo’ with ‘Kanchenjunga’ at 4:30 am, it’ll be simply divine. Then relish over a cup of ‘oolong’ tea & steaming ‘momos’. You can also explore the ‘Neora Valley National Park’ & the imposing ‘Chhenge’ falls through off beat trekking routes from here. A trip to the mystic ‘Lava Monastery’ amidst the foggy pine forests will evoke a sense of spiritual happiness in you. Come winter, the chilling snow fall gives a new get-up to the ‘Valley of Flowers’. Well, that’s another fairytale of Snow White & her Dwarfs!!
Rishyap is 3 hours drive from Darjeeling and 3½ hours from Siliguri. It is well accessible by roadway either directly from Siliguri or via Darjeeling and Kalimpong. The closest railway station of the destination is New Jalpaiguri, located at a distance of 110 kms via Kalimpong and 120 kms via Gorubathan. The Bagdogra Airport is 114 km away from Rishyap. Lava is also located close to Rishyap and many tourists also prefer to trek from Lava to this quaint village of Rishyap.
25% deposit is charged in by Bhramonik upon reservation. 50% of total to be paid in behalf of Rishyap Homestay after booking. Final balance to be paid to Rishyap Homestay after arrival.
If government travel restrictions or hotel closure prevents your stay, the initial deposit paid to Bhramonik may be freely transferred to a future booking through Bhramonik (T&Cs apply).
For cancellations less than 90 days before arrival, Rishyap Homestay will keep/charge 50% of total. For cancellations less than 30 days before arrival, Rishyap Homestay will keep/charge full amount. For no-shows or early departures, Rishyap Homestay will keep/charge full amount. Cancellation fees kept by Rishyap Homestay may be used for a future stay at this property.
Payment and cancellation policies may vary with special offers.
Unless otherwise specified, the initial guarantee deposit is non-refundable.
We're available from 9am-6pm Monday-Friday,
and 9am-5pm Saturday (India times).