Located in the Laida village in Kullu, Himachal Pradesh, the homestay is the perfect spot for a retreat from the city life and enjoy a stay in the lap of nature in an offbeat destination.
Run by Krishan Chand, this homestay perched on the top of the valley is in Banjar, Himachal Pradesh.
The village offers majestic mountain views. You can soak in the winter sun, which in due time you will realize is an essential mountain activity.
Community is largely dependent on agriculture and one can experience peace, calm and traditional pahadi rural lifestyle. Village Laida hosts a traditional festivity for the village deity in the month of April and a masque festival to ward off negativity in the month of February. It could be a rare insight into the culture and traditions of the village & the community.
The stay here offers multiple rooms decked in traditional stays and offers the basic amenities required.
One can enjoy local cuisine and enjoy traditional food.
You can also explore nearby places like Chaini Kothi Fort [18km], Great Himalayan National Park (GHNP) [12km], and Jalori Pass [32km].
Great Himalayan National Park (GHNP), UNESCO World Heritage site, 13km from the homestay protects glacial and snow meltwater sources of rivers. It also serves as the water supply catchment for millions of people.
24km from the village homestay lies Jalori pass, which is home to the pristine Serolsar lake. It is believed that a local sparrow named Aabhi keeps the lake clean by picking every leaf from the lake.
ABOUT THE HOST
Your host, Krishan Chand, is much loved by the tourists and has gotten several recommendations. Visitors feel at home under their care and take back home beautiful memories from this wonderful homestay.
HOW TO REACH
The closest airport is Kullu, while the closest bus stand is the Banjar Bus Stand.