Top 5

Things
to do in
India

Contact Us

Plan & Book your trip

Fill in the form for a tailored package from our specialists

Thanks for getting in touch.We'll get right back to you shortly.

Sorry there was an error, please try again.

Call us: UK + 44 1741 898104

US +1 415 906 5264

Yangsum Farm, Rinchenpong

Sikkim, India

1/5 Room furnished in the traditional Tibetan style, Yangsum Farm
Room furnished in the traditional Tibetan style, Yangsum Farm
2/5 View of Kanchendzonga
© Jenny Hicks View of Kanchendzonga
3/5 Cottage at Yangsum Farm
Cottage at Yangsum Farm
4/5 Work in the fields, Yangsum Farm
Work in the fields, Yangsum Farm
5/5 Wood panelled suite room, Yangsum Farm
Wood panelled suite room, Yangsum Farm

With awe-inspiring views of Kanchndzonga and the Singalila range of the Himalaya, Yangsum Farm is a super homestay near Rinchenpong, about an hour’s drive from Pelling in western Sikkim. Your lovely hosts manage a 44 acre organic mountain farm surrounded by forests of pine, magnolia and rhododendron and many of the delicious meals are prepared from their own produce.

The accommodation is simple and rustic with five wood paneled rooms in the Tibetan style and private bathrooms with hot and cold running water. The house has electricity though the supply may be interrupted at times. This is a fabulous place for gentle walks and an insight into local Buddhist culture and life in the foothills of the Himalaya.

Accommodation:

Five simple wood paneled rooms in a traditional family owned and run hill farmhouse.

Experience:

Inclusions / Exclusions:

About Sikkim and India

See all areas & places to stay in India
1/5 Buddhist prayer flags blowing in the Sikkim wind
Buddhist prayer flags blowing in the Sikkim wind
2/5
3/5 Rhododendrons and a view of Kanchendzonga
Rhododendrons and a view of Kanchendzonga
4/5 Yangsum village, Sikkim
Yangsum village, Sikkim
5/5 Buddhist monks on the way to a temple, Sikkim
Buddhist monks on the way to a temple, Sikkim

Sikkim

With its fresh mountain air, pine forests, snow-fed rivers and lakes and thousands of varieties of wild flowers it’s easy to understand why the original inhabitants of Sikkim call it Ley Mayal  – Heaven. Wedged in between Tibet, Nepal, Bhutan and West Bengal the former kingdom of Sikkim is a tiny mountainous state in northeast India. Populated by descendants of migrants from these surrounding countries and Myanmar (Burma) it is a wonderful melting pot of different mountain cultures.  Read more?

1/5 For many first time visitors, Rajasthan is India. Rural villages pulse with vibrant colours of saris, turbans and even painted cow horns in contrast to the desert.
For many first time visitors, Rajasthan is India. Rural villages pulse with vibrant colours of saris, turbans and even painted cow horns in contrast to the desert.
2/5 Young tigers rough and tumble in the lake at Tadoba
Young tigers rough and tumble in the lake at Tadoba
3/5 View of Mt Trishul in the Himalaya while trekking in the Kumaon hills
View of Mt Trishul in the Himalaya while trekking in the Kumaon hills
4/5 A myriad of colourful sculptures representing gods of the Hindu pantheon decorate temple towers across India
A myriad of colourful sculptures representing gods of the Hindu pantheon decorate temple towers across India
5/5 The balmy Kerala Backwaters make for the perfect tropical escape
The balmy Kerala Backwaters make for the perfect tropical escape

India

Hike with views of the snow-capped peaks of the Himalaya, drift through lazy tropical backwaters, visit colourful desert villages and explore jungles home to endangered wildlife. India has diversity like nowhere else on earth. With such complexity, India has a unique identity that can captivate you in one moment and challenge you in the next.  We personalise your India tour to give you the experiences you want while smoothing your way through this incredible country. Read more?

Can't find the camp you're looking for? Just let us know and we will be sure to help.

Who to talk to

Andrea Hulme

Andrea Hulme’s travel experiences could fill a small novel; from a bit-part in a Tamil movie, to leading expeditions in Kyrgyzstan and negotiating landslides along the Karakoram highway.

How we can help you

At Natural High, we've had long experience putting together trips in Africa that really work. Whether it's intimate bushcamps in out of the way places, or a private lodge in one of Africa's top-billing wildlife areas, light mobile camping or remote island escapes, we know there is a lot to choose from. We're absolutely confident that we can recommend the right places for you.

Contact Us