Located in the thick of the mountains lies this uniquely built house in the Village of Nimmoo. The authentic ladakhi house overlooks the Indus and Zanskar Rivers and is land for hundreds of Apricot, Walnut and Apple trees.
Originally built in the early 20th century, the guesthouse is now a humble abode for nature lovers and serenity seekers.
ABOUT THE STAY
The house has about 30 rooms for its guests as well as 5 tents for those who prefer them and not to forget, 2 buddhist temples.
They are home to a variety of cattle, goats and yaks! The entire house is a reflection of traditional ladakhi culture. Be prepared to be mesmerized by the natural beauty of this place.
You will be welcomed by large airy rooms with a lounge area, a double bed and a bathroom. Apart from the rooms on the first floor of the three storied house, nestled among the orchards are their huge tents are an absolute pleasure to stay in.
Partitioned into three areas - a room , a bedroom and an attached bathroom. You can sit out and laze around on the hammock and enjoy all the nature and breathtaking beauty all around you.
THINGS TO KNOW
The Village Home is located in Nimmu near Leh
30 mins from Leh
Nearest airport is in Leh, half an hour away
BEST SUITED FOR
Solo travellers, couples, small families
BEST TIME TO VISIT
May - September
Rs. 10,000 - Rs. 12,000 per night plus tax.
The price is inclusive of breakfast and dinner for 2 adults.
The Village Home is an ideal place for slow travellers as well as adventure junkies and activity seekers.
For the ones who like to stay in and relax, this is a great place to read and write. The various, cozy indoor nooks and the charming outdoor spaces act as lovely reading corners. This is also an ideal place to meditate, find calm and practice some yoga.
There are various nature trails that one can embark on to explore the surrounding villages. In the evening, sit out in the open and watch the magical star-lit sky.
For travellers seeking more activity, hop on a cycle and ride along the quaint country-side, visit monasteries in the area, head out for rafting on the Indus River and explore the shining town of Leh.
INSPIRED TO WANDER?
TO PLAN YOUR JOURNEY THROUGH THE MESMERIZING LAND OF LADAKH, CONTACT ME AT KRITIKA@WANDERBUG.IN
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