We are back with the best community Homestay in Nepal.
Generally, Community homestay means living with the local community in Nepal. There you will be observing the local culture and traditions and making meaningful lifetime memories. For the time you will be moving out from your comfort zone and experience the local lifestyle, and culture of local people. You will be having local cuisine made with organic ingredients and also participate in the day-to-day activity of your localhost.
Most of these community Homestays are run by local women, which is empowering them to develop valuable skills and self-confidence, as well as an independent source of income. A certain percent of the income earned from these community Homestays goes to the community for developing the area, education, social function, and upgrading the Homestays. So you are not just indulging yourself in the local communities of Nepal but also contributing a positive impact on their lives and communities.
Best Community Homestay in Nepal
Below is the list of the best community homestay in Nepal, where you can stay will the local families and experience the culture and tradition of the local community =.
Shree Antu Community Homestay lies in the heart of Shree Antu, Ilam district. It is home to a tea plantation and a beautiful garden. From there, you can see the astonishing sunrise, and mount Kanchenjunga the third highest mountain in the world. Inhabited by ethnic Limbu, Tamang, Rai, Lepcha, and Magar communities, you can observe the diverse culture and traditions too.
Likewise, you will be nestled in the wooden Homestays surrounded by beautiful flowers, orchids, and tea plantations. The meal is provided by your local host made from local ingredients too. You will be provided normal Nepali cuisine likes rice, roti, eggs, curries, honey, milk, and Ilam tea.
Bardiya Community Homestay lies in the Bardiya National Park, home to wildlife, the wilderness of grassland, and riverine forest. Situated in the Dalla it transparently portrays the lifestyle, culture, and tradition of Danguwara Tharus. The houses are made of wood and mud consisting of all the traveler’s essential needs.
Apart from living with the locals, you will also be roaming around the Bardiya National Park, there is a high chance of spotting the Royal Bengal Tiger. Traditional Tharu dance, guided forest walk, jungle safari are some attractions of Bardiya Community Homestay. Make sure to spend a night in a watchtower (Treehouse) which is in the middle of the jungle. This is one of the thrilling experiences to observe the wildlife from the safe side.
Barauli Community Homestay lies in Chitwan. Chitwan is home to Chitwan National Park. It is the land of Tharu people where you will be lifestyle, culture, and tradition of indigenous ethnic groups of the Terai, the Koth aria, or Dangaha Tharus people. The private cottages are made up of earthen, thatched-roof huts comprising modern amenities. Foods are made up of local ingredients and very distinct from what you see outside the community.
Apart from that, you will be enjoying the wildlife experiences while visiting the Chitwan National Park and canoe ride along the Narayani River. The major attraction is the one-horned rhinoceros. Since this community homestay is quite far from the business targeting places of Chitwan, you will experience the countryside and village life of the Tharu Community.
Nagarkot Community Homestay lies just an hour far from the capital Kathmandu. It is the perfect get-out for people who want to escape busy city life. Nagarkot Community Homestay is very peaceful and calming which refreshes you with the panoramic view of Langtang range, Mt. Everest, and the other Himalayas. Likewise, you will be indulging in the green lush forest, local cuisine, and waterfalls.
Homestays are private from the host and consist of modern-style toilets and other essential amenities too. Each community Homestays serves you the best view of the mountain range too. You can roam around the villages to run more about the lifestyle of the people living in the outskirts of Kathmandu valley or hike to the nearby hills and forest to watch beautiful sunrise or sunsets too.
Just a couple of hours’ drive from Kathmandu, there lies a Panauti Community Homestay. Panauti is one of the oldest towns in Nepal which is historically significant and presenting an ancient culture and tradition till now. It is the perfect blend of rural attractions and modern facilities. A person who wants to lose oneself in the tranquility of nature and village life in the shortest distance available then Panauti Community Homestay is the perfect one.
All of the homestays consist the modern amenities and private bedrooms too. Some of them are situated in the hills where you can see the beautiful mountain range and terrace fields too. Guest can go hiking around the Namobuddha or Balthali or enjoy learning to cook traditional Nepali dishes too.