Overlooking the beautiful, snow-capped Dhauladhar, is village Rakkar, in Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh. Although it’s just a while from the twin destinations of Dharamshala and Mcleodganj, the village has an old-world charm and tranquillity to it. Here, you get the best of both worlds. And it is here, where Rakkar Homestay is based.
A paradise in the Himalayan region. The homestay offers accommodations in beautiful Mud houses on an independent and sharing basis, tents, co-working spaces, and much more.
Rakkar Homestay is into the production of food, fruits, and other plant products using organic farming and permaculture techniques that protect the environment, public health, and human communities.
The homestay provides multiple experiences, like Trekking, Hiking, Viewpoint, etc.
ABOUT THE HOST-
Mohinder Singh, the owner, was born and brought up in a family of Shepherds, where he used to graze a flock of Sheep and Goats from Dhauladhar Range to Shivalik Range. He learned the tricks of surviving the mountain life from the older shepherds such as Herb identification and use of them as medicine and natural farming. Another thing which he learned about the culture is Folk music, Folk Dance, Local and ancient stories.
HOW TO REACH-
The closest railway station is Pathankot, the closest bus stand is Kangra and the closest airport is Kangra. Our host will coordinate with you post your booking.
Mohinder Singh Ghoomakad