Mystique Meadows Camp

 

WELCOME TO MYSTIC MEADOWS CAMP

The camp is situated in Saumur the home of the Majestic Samstanling monastery. The Camp has got 18 swiss cottage tents, 5 Mongolian yurt tents, and 4 rooms all with attached bath (Running hot shower) and toilet, the only tented camp in Nubra Valley to have so. The kitchen has its own organic vegetable garden and serves Indian, Chinese, Continental, Italian and Ladakhi cuisines. We provide cultural shows on request, have our own power backup and doctor on call besides the regular services.

OUR SERVICES

We have eighteen 12*16 spacious tents with attached bath, the only camp in Nubra Valley to have so (Its our USP).We have four rooms with attached bath. We also have five Mongolian Yurt tents (From this year).Kitchen has its own organic garden for its daily needs and we serve Indian, Chinese, Continental, Italian, Tibetan, and Ladakhi cuisine.

TIPS FOR THE VISITOR

  • The Nubra Valley the orchard of Ladakh is known as a Valley of Flowers in the Ladakh region. It is the greenest valleys in the region.
  • Nubra Valley is the comparatively warmer valley in Ladakh making it perfect for crops and fruits to grow.
  • Nubra Valley is the only place in India where you can enjoy a camel safari on a camel that has two humps! Camel safaris are offered on Bactrian camels across the sand dunes around Hunter in Nubra.
  • Try to make the as little environmental impact as possible in this part of India and help to sustain the indigenous populace.
  • Put your rubbish in the garbage bins and give the organic waste to your guesthouse or some other people who have animals to feed.
  • Keeping all pollutants and garbage away from watercourses and put them at the disposal site.
  • Try to avoid plastic bottles and plastic bags it already bans in Ladakh.
  • Prefer dishes made from local products and which are of organic.
  • Try to avoid water flush toilets and prefer Ladakhi style compost toilets.
  • Try to use of biodegradable and natural products such as soaps and detergents.
  • Buy local products for snacks like dried apricots, apples, and Ladakh biscuits.
  • Don’t waste and pollute the water, as in most of the Nubra valley villages people drink water from the rivers, ask villagers where to wash yourself and your laundry.
  • Use ecological soap and wash yourself a little away from the river as the water is used for drinking in many villages.
  • Be sensitive to when and where you take photos and video of people.
  • Do not urinate or defecate near water or in the fields.
  • Take permission from the local people before photographing them or their property.
  • Respect the natural environment. Never touch or harass animals. Always follow designated trails. Support conservation by paying entrance fees to parks and protected sites.
  • Never buy crafts or products made from protected or endangered animals.
  • Do not leave any litter along trekking routes or on campsites.
  • Take your shoes off before entering a monastery.
  • Do not touch the statues or thangkas at monasteries and refrain from smoking on the premises.
  • Don’t use flash photography inside monasteries as the flash tends to damage the color of the frescoes inside.
  • Wear sun hat, sunglasses and sunscreen at all times, as the sun is extremely sharp at this high altitude.
  • Do not make public displays of affection.
  • Take permission from the local people before photographing them or their property.