We recommend staying in the Tibetan Colony to be as close to the landing zone as possible. If you have your own vehicle or don’t mind taking a taxi, other areas may also be an option
- Coco Cottages Bir: A cosy cottage nestled between fields, with views of the Dhauladhar range, paragliders and unbeatable sunsets. Near Ajaypal temple, Bir, Himachal Preadesh. Contact number:8088477808.https://coco-cottage.business.site/
- Manoj Homestay: Bir Colony Road, Bir.600 meters from Landing Zone. Pleasant rooms with attached bathrooms and Kitchen. Contact:9816847037.
- Emaho Guesthouse: Has a few rooms with attached bath. +91 (1894) 268-197 or 98162-12678
- Palden Guesthouse (Garden Cafe). Electric heated showers. Friendly owners. Very clean. Restaurant with Wi-Fi.
- Mohinder and Mohindra Homestay: Clean Spacious Rooms with kitchen and bathroom. Village -Lambahar, 800 meters away from Landing Zone. Contact: 9418676983.
- Colonel’s Resort, most premium resort in Bir, with ample space and very classy. http://www.colonelsresort.com/
- Ramsail Homestays: The Closest place to Landing area, where the ground practice is held. Beautiful Clean rooms. Need to book 1-2 months prior. Contact:8679347146.
- Zhim Zhim Hotel: Good clean rooom with TV for those who need them.
- KK Homestay: Another budget accomodation very close to Landing Zone. Contact 9816766551.
NOTE: Foreigners (anyone other than Indians, Tibetans, Nepalis, and Bhutanese) wishing to stay overnight in the Bir Tibetan Colony will need to apply for a Protected Area Permit (PAP) from the Indian Government. For information, see this page.
Hotels/Guesthouses in Bir Proper (Upper Bir)
- Bhawani Guest House: A quiet place at the west end of Upper Bir with comfortable rooms, attached bathrooms and. Serves Indian meals with advance order. + 91 (1894) 268025, 98574-60215, or 94180-15525
Hotels/Guesthouses in East Chowgan
- Colonel’s Resort: The most upscale accommodation option in Chowgan, set amid tea gardens. The best rooms are in the newer wing and the cottages. Serves good food with good service. Well-suited for families, groups, and couples. Sometimes hosts student groups, which can be loud, so check in advance. +91 98055-34220