Mountain Homestays

Mountain Homestays is a community-based tourism initiative that offers unique experiences while empowering the communities involved. Mountain Homestays promotes rural destinations by developing homestays in partnership with locals. The focus is on reaching out to communities living in the most remote parts of the mountains to advance and promote sustainable and inclusive progress. Mountain Homestays is a pioneer in India in using astronomy for tourism to develop the livelihoods of communities living in the Himalayas.


Member category Major Groups Organizations
Country India
Area Asia and the Pacific
Geographic focus of work Ladakh, Nepal, North East India
Head Paras Loomba
Head title Founder
Focal Point Paras Loomba
Alternate Focal Point title Community Tourism Manager
Alternate Focal Point Manjiri Gaikwad
Address 226 Spangle Condos, Zirakpur, Punjab, India
Email [email protected]
Email 2 [email protected]
Electoral Group Asia and the Pacific Major Groups
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