Cultural experience in the Lepcha village
Half-day Lepcha cultural experience
- 40-minute optional nature and village walk through terraced rice fields and a Lepcha village, starting at Bamboo Retreat and ending at Lingdum Road.
- All transfers by local car as required
- Qualified guide throughout
- Traditional welcome ceremony by the village shaman with tea, millet beer and typical buckwheat snacks in a traditional Lepcha house
Full-day Lepcha cultural experience
- All services included in the half-day program
- Visit to a local school (depending on the season)
- Visit to the Buddhist village temple
- Lepcha cultural program with folk dances, songs and/or instrumental performances
- Ethnic Lepcha lunch
- Visit to the Lingdum Buddhist monastery
Note: Programs must be booked one day in advance and cannot be guaranteed at any time.