Rishop, West Bengal
About the place
Rishap, which means "Land of Mountains and Age-Old Trees," is a lovely town. It is surrounded by beautiful trees and a rich flora, making it an ideal location for relaxation and rejuvenation. It's part of the famed Neora Valley woodland in Tiffindara's foothills. Forests of colourful rhododendron trees, pine and fir trees, and Himalayan orchids can be explored.
From the Tiffindara lookout point, you can enjoy the golden hour of the day as the sun blooms across the mountains. Rishap is notable for its unspoilt and clean lush terrain, allowing you to be one with nature.
It is noted for the magnificent Changu waterfall which is mostly accessible to 4x4 cars, after that you must hike a small uphill track to reach the waterfall. The waterfall is the highlight of the trip; you can feel the water dripping down your cheeks and splashing over everywhere; it's a stunning sight. The famed Lava Monastary, a Buddhist monastery erected in Tibetan style in 1987, is a must-see for visitors.
A lot of home stays have cropped up in this area in the past few years to provide travellers a hands on experience with nature and its surroundings.
To protect the safety of our guests, the home stay takes all necessary precautions. At regular intervals, all touch point surfaces, rooms, beds, bathrooms, and kitchen areas are completely cleaned and sanitised. Before entering the homestay, all items, including equipment and luggage, are sanitised.
About the homestay
Perched on a scenic terraced landscape, surrounded by high mountains all around, Tibet homestay is an ideal getaway from the city life. Guests come to relax and unwind in the secluded area. The scenery from this homestay is lovely and waking up in such a quiet and peaceful area is a truly a relief.
This homestay has spacious rooms with modern facilities, so that guests make the most out of their trip to Rishap.
Why choose this host?
Guests will be greeted warmly when they arrive, as the homestay is run by a very hospitable family. They are hosts who are concerned about the well-being of their visitors and want them to have a pleasant stay.
Tibet homestay hosts are pleasant, polite, and always willing to assist. As a result, guests will have a wonderful time here.
The rooms at Tibet home stay are created with a blend of modern and simple decor to make guests feel at ease. They have a total of 10 rooms all with attached bathrooms. Standard and deluxe rooms are available in double, triple, and four-seater configurations.
How to reach
Rishap is around 50 kms drive from the district of Kalimpong in northern region of West Bengal. Kalimpong is linked by road with Siliguri, an important junction which can connect you to rest of India.
If you are coming from Siliguri, you can get direct cab/taxi services. The distance from New Jalpaiguri (NJP) Railway station is 5 hours and Bagdogra Airport is 6 hours.
Please note: Since there are no xerox shops nearby Rishop, guests have to carry original and xerox ID proof showing address proof and photo for smooth check-in.
Kalimpong, India (0km)
Kalimpong, India (0km)