The warmth of home among the silence of nature at Bara Mangwa
Bara Mangwa is one of the best-kept secrets in the Darjeeling Hills.
If you want to spend a few days away from the harsh sounds of city life, come to this hidden gem nestled deep within Darjeeling. It is a great homestay, just like a home away from home, with foods cooked with fresh ingredients from the farm and enjoys great hospitality from the perfect hosts. This is a quiet place surrounded by greenery and rural hilly areas. Enjoy your tea on the lawn or laze around the campfire in the evening with your friends and family. Pay a visit to the farm to see how fresh fruits and vegetables are grown in an organic manner. Go for a hike in the surrounding forest and find your way to the natural spring. So if you have an adventurous spirit or you want to spend some peaceful days, either ways this is the place to be.
Accommodation: 1 bedroom with 2 beds can accommodate a maximum of 5 Adults. It is a pure vegetarian place.
Check In: 12:00pm
Check Out: 11:00am
Bara Mangwa Outdoor Activity
Bara Mangwa is a small hill hamlet. It is beautiful with breathtaking views of the mountains and valleys. Also, this place is far away from the noises of city life.
Trekking and hiking – venture among the woods to admire the natural flora and fauna and the spring.
Bird watching -as it is far from city life, you will find several varieties of birds here
Campfire – You can also unwind beside the campfire with snacks and juices after the day is over.
Farm visit – the property boasts of its own farm of vegetables and fruits and every dish they serve contains ingredients from their garden. Lend a hand and see how the natural produce makes its way from farm to kitchen.
Bara Mangwa Nearby Attractions
Darjeeling – The queen of Hills. There are so many things to do here. Go for a day’s trip to Darjeeling to ride on the famous toy train. Visit the Tiger hill viewpoint to witness the majestic Mt. Kanchenjunga during sunrise. Go to the Mall for some shopping or a horse ride. Taste the heavenly and world famous Darjeeling tea.
Kalimpong – It is a beautiful hilly town situated near the Teesta River with panoramic hilly scenery and Himalayan valleys.
Teesta – It is the main river in Darjeeling and is amazingly beautiful to watch the gushing of the water. It is also famous for white water rafting.
The Best Time to Visit Bara Mangwa
The best time to visit is anytime between March, April, May and June. Though it is summer time but the weather stays pleasant during this time. Oct – Feb is winter time and though the skies are clear the temperatures are very cold around that time.
How to Reach Bara Mangwa
By train: The major station Siliguri is 61 km and NJP is 72 km from Darjeeling to reach the property. From the stations, one has to book the cabs which take about 2 hours and 45 minutes to reach depending on the road condition.
By flight: Bara Mangwa is around 70 km away from Bagdogra and it takes around 3 hours to reach Bara Mangwa from Bagdogra.
INR 1850 + 5% GST per day per head
Babies between 1 to 5 years -complimentary
Toddlers between 6 to 9 years – half price
Kids from 10 years – full charge
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