Sherpur is a small quaint hamlet in Chamba District of Himachal Pradesh with just 156 houses. Located right on the bank of the Raavi river, it is well connected with Dalhousie (34 km) and Chamba (42 km) by road. Sherpur is famous for its widespread landscapes and Mango orchards. Far from the city hustle, Sherpur is an offbeat hideout of Himachal. The nearest airport is Kangra-Gaggal airport 150 km away, and the nearest major railway station is Pathankot at 105 km.
Just a 100 meters away from the bank of Raavi river, this 2 storied home has a splendid view of the surrounding green forests and the hills. It has 3 double occupancy bedrooms; each with attached bathrooms. The homestay is a fantastic fusion of traditional Pahadi culture with all modern facilities. It has a local style kitchen where you can have your meals in an Indian conventional way by sitting on the floor as well as it provides you a fully-equipped dining area. There is a garden cum playground for children equipped with swings, slides, and sea-saws. This couple and pet-friendly stay is surely a destination for the peace-loving people away from the city hustle and bustle.
Location: 1.4 km from Sherpur Village.
Number of Rooms: 3; Total Capacity: 9
Seventy-seven-year-old Nikku Ram Duneria, a retired superintendent of the Himachal Electricity Board, his wife Satya Bhama and younger son, Surender Singh, are the present residents of the home. His elder son Kamaljit Singh is a school teacher in Chamba and resides there with his family. Surender takes care of everything from farming to cooking at home. He’s also associated with the local co-operation which provides farm produced milk and vegetables. Duneria family is warm and welcoming and will make you feel at home. And for local travel guidance and any assistance, Surender is just one knock away.
Simple home-cooked food is served. Vegetables are organically produced in the home vicinity itself. Breakfast options are stuffed parathe, curd, bread butter, tea/ milk. Dal, seasonal vegetables, rice, roti, curd etc is provided in lunch and dinner. Non-veg can be provided on prior demand.
Bird Watching • Hiking • Village Walk • Yoga and Meditation • Fishing • Horse Riding (on demand) • Paragliding • Forest Walk
Parking • Running Hot Water • Open Seating Areas • Television • Pet Friendly • Smoking Allowed • Bonfire • Pick and Drop Service (Paid) • Laundry (Paid) • Room-Heater (Paid)
Single Occupancy: 1500/-
Double Occupancy: 1800/-
Extra Person: 500/-
Upto 8 years: Complimentary (no extra bed)
Note: What you pay for a homestay, brings a direct socio-economic benefit to locals. Be proud by not asking for a discount.
Chamera Dam (5 km) • Taleru Boating Point (7 km) • Bhalei Mata Temple (13 km)
Kanhandi Mata Temple (24 km) • Dalhousie (34 km) • Chamba (47 km) • Padhri Jot (80 km) • Bairagarh Devikothi Mata (100 km) • Sach Pass (110 km)
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