Destination:- A land of varying landscapes, from white deserts to blue skies, ice-capped mountains to lush valleys, Ladakh, like a dream captured in a snow globe, is a wildly beautiful milieu set between the Kunlun Mountains and the Himalayas. Located in a valley just north of the Indus River is Leh, the capital of Ladakh, a region often referred to as ‘Little Tibet’. The century’s old culture of this picturesque capital city finds expression in its monuments, monasteries, oral literature, art forms, fairs and festivals.
Location:- The TUTC camp at Ladakh, has been set amidst a rustic landsca pe with the Thiksey monastery standing tall as a monumental back drop. The tents in the camp op en out on to alfa-alfa pastures, experience the rustling sound of the poplar and willow trees as the wi nd gracefully brushes the branches, creating an aura of unmatched beauty and serenity, making you naturally unwind and relax.
Activities and Itinerary :- The mandatory 5 night itinerary, allows you to unfurl the centuries-old culture of Ladakh, exploring her fascinating monuments, quaint monasteries enriched wiith ancient art forms, fairs and festivals. The five nights ensures you be part of the re gion’s unique rituals; enjoy the ancient spo rt of Polo, try your hand at archery set amidst the most dramatic and breathtaki ng landscape ;raft on the gentle Indus Riv er, stopping for a delicious picnic lunch at a most picturesque spot along the banks.
The Ultimate Travelling Camp as a concept offers you the opportunity to embark on a nomadic journey that covers a calendar of destinations, events and festivals in India. The luxurious under canvas camps are seasonal and cater to the high standing expectations of a discerning luxury traveller in destinations beyond the typical, where such well -appointed options are still unavailable.
TUTC introduces The Chamba Camp, Thiksey in the ancient ‘Hermit Kingdom’, alluring and fascinating Ladakh.
Concept:- The camp locations have been carefully picked away from the tourist trails and to make the most of the topography, each tent is placed to ensure a front-row view to the most magnificent panoramas in the destination.
TUTC is about exclusivity and detailed customization with limited inventory ensuring that the camp will revolve around the pace and need of the guests – be it the unobtrusive service, gourmet meals or customised itinerary, the experienced hosts at the camp have an intuitive edge towards adapting their offerings according to a guests interest and needs.
Accommodation: Huge and airy and luxuriously custom made the tents are weather- proof and grand in size, much unlike the standard canvas tents that are the norm. Inside each tent are sturdy and ornate four poster beds, extensive signature camp furniture- writing desk, side tables and wardrobes; a dress-in and en-suite washrooms with flush toilet and hot showers.
The screened doors and windows offer panoramic views of the terrain with each private sit-out allowing for a exclusive vantage view.
Service and Amenities: The central tent or lounge is well placed and cosy, with a separate bar and dining. A team of highly experienced and skilled chefs use a selection of meats, fresh salads, locally sourced herbs and other produce, fruits and freshly baked bread to present gourmet meals that offer both quality and variety. The ambience, multi-course meals and the fine selection of wine promises you an unmatched evening experience.
The service is unobtrusive yet attentive, with the staff effortlessly adding to the luxury of location and experience. Each of the two tents have a valet attached ensuring guests have the best possible personalized attention. The highly trained hosts and camp naturalist discuss the itinerary suggested, offering options to customize your excursions to suit your interests, choices and leisure.
The evenings are about culture, talks on ecology, ancient origins and progress in the area.
A few things you should know:
The camps are seasonal, In Ladakh the camps will be operation from August to September
TUTC camp at Ladakh has a mandatory, minimum stay of 5 nights.
TUTC offers an all inclusive service and hence the price includes - include airport arrival and departure transfers, accommodation in double / twin bedded tents, all meals including tea, coffee and soft beverages and guided excursions as specified in the tour program
TUTC offers other interesting excursions and tour extension programs
Dont Miss:- Begin your bookings for next year as the Kal Chakra is to happen in Ladakh.
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