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Our Story

Himshikha Homestay opened its doors in the year 2017 with an aim to share their home and personal space with the rest of the world . Since their opening, countless travellers have visited and written accounts of how pleasureable their stay at the homestay was.  Their aim is to make your visit as pleasurable, hassle free and organised as possible. The owners personally host every guest which is why they are loved by all travellers. Almost every guest after going back to their place of origin keep in touch with the owners.

Meet the Team

Mr. and Mrs. Dipak Sharma are the owners of the property who will welcome you into Himshikha Homestay. They will sit you down , listen to your travel plans ,  tweak your itinerary for your benefit and help you make the most of your time in the Queen of Hills, Darjeeling !


Dipak Sharma


Mr Dipak Sharma is a retired Bank Manager whose passion for travel and hospitality has led him to open Himshikha Homestay. He is an avid hiker and lover of nature. He is here to make sure that you your itinerary is as optimized as possible and every moment you spend in Darjeeling and the surrounding towns is worthwile.


Nirmala Sharma

Co-owner and Host

Mrs. Nirmala Sharma is a high school teacher who supervises the housekeeping and kitchen at Himshikha Homestay. Her warmth and jovial nature makes every conversation with her worthwhile. Her cooking skills are lauded by all and that emerges as a wonderful experience for the guest