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Welcome to Snowlion Homestay

Where Hospitality is culture

The Snow Lion, a mythical creature of Tibetan lore, is the national symbol of Tibet. The Snow Lion resides in the East and represents:

  • unconditional cheerfulness,
  • a mind free of doubt; clear and precise.

  • Two Snow Lions appear on the national flag of Tibet. Fearless and valiant, the Snow Lions represent complete victory over all obstacles. They are a symbol of Tibetan culture and heritage, and represents the vitality of Tibetans.

        Snow Lion Homestay is owned and managed by a Tibetan family. By booking a room in Darjeeling at Snowlion Homestay, you will experience first hand, the rich cultural heritage of the Tibetan people, coupled with all the amenities and comforts of modern living.
    Tibetans are known the world over for their quiet strength, compassion and hospitality. Snow Lion Homestay is an extension of these qualities, where guests are welcomed and treated like personal guests of the family.
    You will feel like you are visiting the home of an old friend, and indeed that is what we hope to achieve, to make you feel that you are in a home away from home.

    Information and Statistics About Darjeeling
    Area 11.44 sq.kms
    Altitude 2134 meters
    Population 107,197 (As of 2001 Census)
    Climate Summer:-
    Maximum 14.890°C
    Minimum 8.590°C

    Maximum 6.110°C
    Minimum 1.50°C
    Rainfall 320 cms annually
    Best Time To Visit March to mid June & September to mid December
    Clothing Summer - Light woollens
    Winter - Heavy woollens
    Languages Spoken English, Nepali, Bengali, Hindi, Tibetan