Homestay in rural Nepal – Rivan (near Pokhara)

Homestay at Rivan, Nepal. Only 2hrs from Pokhara, Rivan offers you to experience real rural life in Nepal. Combined with great mountain views, staying at a local family's house and visiting the organic farm the community has set up provides a great way to "get of the beaten track". The surroundings also offer great trekking routes. Rivan's homestay and ecological farm is linked to THE BAZAAR in Pokhara. THE BAZAAR - located at Rastra Bank Chowk near Lakeside - is a modern market place offering local products to (local) people. Its shop offers fair trade products from all over Nepal and the restaurant sells food made from the organic farm products from Rivan. A chance to experience the whole value chain, set up in a sustainable way. For more information: http://www.developmentvoyage.org.np/