Temi | homestay south

Sometimes the mind and soul wants to escape from the crowds and rush of the city, want to relax in nature and spend few days. Then Temi Tea Garden of South Sikkim can be used to escape the crowd and spend a few days holiday. Temi is a small township of South Sikkim, located just 110 km away from Siliguri, a wonderful environment with hills, Buddhist dome and tea gardens.

Temi is the only Tea Estate in the state of Sikkim, which produces organic tea, the garden is just 25 km from Ravangla. If you are visiting South Sikkim, then absolutely make it a point to visit the Temi Tea Garden or spend one or more night here to explore beauty, charm of Temi. In the month of November- December entire area is covered with blossoming cherries.

          440 acres of lush green tea leaves is what one shall see at the Temi Tea Garden in Sikkim. Established by the Government of Sikkim in Ravangla in the year 1969, the region produces a top notch quality of tea that has a huge demand in the international market.

Nearby attraction of Temi

Number of well-known point of interest (POI) located just around Temi, these are..

Char Dham (Siddheswar Dham) – a beautiful and well maintained pilgrim place for number of temple complexes.

Samdruptse Stupa – a giant statue of Guru Padmasambhava on this holy hill and a holy monastery.

Sai Mandir – first and only Sai temple at Sikkim, its just 5 minutes drive from Char Dham.

Buddha Park – a large park located at Ravangla with superb natural beauty.

Ralong Monastery - Monastery in itself is one of the most beautiful in Sikkim

Accommodation in Temi

Temi is famous for its lush green organic tea gardens and blossoming cherry. Our associate homestay located at fine location in Temi Tea garden, which offers great views of snow capped mountain and surrounded by lush green tea garden. A wonder homestay nestled in the cozy lap of the idyllic Himalayan village. It has family-friendly homely environment for guests with all basic facilities like attached western bath and hot water. The host provides 2 double bedded rooms, one triple bedded room. All rooms are spacious with great surrounding views. Home cooked mouthwatering Nepali/Bengali/Indian dishes are served, also meal served as per guest’s request. Tariff starts from Rs.1,200/Person  (for Standard Rooms) Rs.1,500 (for Deluxe cottages) contact us (+91 7908112610) or send us inquiry for more details and booking.

Guest Reviews

It was an awesome place, very peaceful and very homely atmosphere, Temi served us a good break from the regular working life that we go through.” - Joyendra Saran Sanyal, Durgapur, W.B

“An excellent homely atmosphere with all the amenities welcomes you as you choose to be there to have the flavour of Temi and Ravangla and Namchi. Farmhouse, bonfire, Tea-garden, forest - in the lap of the Himalayas, are the addons to the hospitality of the owner when you stay at their place. I wish this place gets thousands footprints of travellers in the coming future” - Arpita Banerjee, Kolkata, W.B 

“This is a place one should never miss in a lifetime” - Abhishek Sehra, Agra, U.P 

“Excellent Place and above that excellent people and their hospitality. I wish we do get another chance to visit your place. Kids to miss Junior Baby. All this just with an overnight stay” – Ajay Kumar Jha, Madhubani, India

“The place is more beautiful than photos you send on wathsapp, so nice experience with friendly host, food was also so good” – Manik Lal Hazra, Kolkata

"All of them are wonderful people. We will recommend others" - Nandini Bose, Kolkata

How to Reach Temi

Nearest railway station is New Jalpaiguri (NJP) and nearest airport is Bagdogra (IXB) well connected with Kolkata and all major cities. Direct car/taxis are available from Siliguri, airport and NJP. Total distance around 115 kms from NJP and it may take approx. 4 hrs to reach.

          Temi also can be reached from Namchi, Pelling, Ravangla and Gangtok, see distance chart below.




21 kms.


25 kms.


68 kms.


48 kms. through Ranipool

Best Season to Visit Temi

Temi can be visited throughout the year but September to December is best time to see colorful cherry in full bloom. March – June is another good time to visit Temi for nearby scenic views.

Nearby attractions of Temi