• Trip introduction

    Escape to the peaceful vibes of the mountain and camp beside the Japavathi River in Karnataka. This campsite has arrangements for quite a few recreational activities such as mud-volleyball, taking a dive in Japavathi River, hiking in the green mountains, visiting Magajhalli waterfalls and other indoor and outdoor games and activities. You will indulge in some traditional veg/non-veg home-cooked food and stay in cozy cottages on this Japavathi riverside camping trip.

    Please note that you can only book this trip if your group size is atleast four persons.


    Japavathi riverside camp, flanked by verdant coffee gardens on one side and Japavathi River on the other, is located 30 km away from Sakleshpur at an elevation of 4000 feet. The campsite has the facilities to host many indoor and outdoor games like mud-volleyball, cricket, badminton, etc. You can also go trekking up the mountains and visit Magajhalli waterfall situated around your campsite.

    You will be staying in simple and comfortable rooms and eat fresh, traditional meals on this camping trip.

    Destination highlights

    Play mud-volleyball at your campsite. | Dive into the Japavathi river. | Go trekking in the green mountains. | Visit Magajhalli waterfall.

    Activity Details



    Trip details
  • Day 1 at Japavathi River Camp: Check-in and have fun!

    Check-in at the campsite by 11:00 hours and settle in your room. You can explore your campsite and engage in games like mud-volleyball, cricket, badminton, etc. Gather around a bonfire in the evening and enjoy delicious, home-cooked dinner at your campsite. Overnight in your room at Japavathi riverside camp.

    Overnight in your cottages.

    The check-in time of the campsite is 11:00 hrs. Veg and non-veg lunch and dinner will be provided at the campsite. Evening tea/coffee will also be offered.

    Day 1 Milestone



    11:00 AM


    Lunch | Evening snacks | Dinner

    Day 2 at Japavathi River Camp: Check-out
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellation made 30 days before the check-in date at Japavathi River Camp: 100% refund.

    For cancellation made 15-30 days before the check-in date at Japavathi River Camp: 50% refund.

    For cancellation made 15 days before the check-in date at Japavathi River Camp: No refund.

    In case of no show: No refund.

    All refunds will be processed after deducting a transaction fee of INR 200 per person. This fee is charged by The Great Next.

    Rules on trip

    Please avoid carrying plastic bags with you on this riverside camping trip.

    Do not carry any items which are harmful to nature

    Travellers are requested to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering in the river, defacing property and monuments and causing any general disturbance.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    Check-in time at the campsite is 11:00 hrs and check-out time at the campsite is 11:00 hrs.

    The tour operator reserves the right to alter or cancel the itinerary of this Japavathi riverside camping trip to maximize the safety of travellers and staff. Any costs arising due to such a change in the itinerary are borne by the traveller.

    The tour operator takes utmost care to ensure the safety of the travellers and shall not be held responsible for any mishap or accident during the Japavathi riverside camping.
  • Includes / Excludes


    • Accommodation in cottages on twin/triple/quad sharing basis

    • Veg/Non-veg meals in lunch and dinner on day 1
    • Breakfast on day 2
    • Evening snacks
    • Trekking (depends on the weather)
    • Outdoor sports activities like volleyball, badminton, etc.
    • All applicable taxes


    • Travel arrangements between your home city and campsite

    • Personal expenses like cigarettes, extra meals, etc.
    • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Shorts
    • T-shirts/shirts
    • Slippers
    • Not to wear - Expensive gadgets or jewellery

    What not to Wear

    • Loose clothing that will tangle around you while swimming
    • Restrictive clothing
    • Flip-flops

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Facilities for indoor and outdoor activities
    • Accommodation in cottages on twin sharing basis

    You need to get

    • Govt-issued ID card
    • Rain coat
    • Cap
    • Sunglasses
    • Camera
    • Mosquito repellent
    • Shirt/t-shirt and track pants/trousers
    • Shorts
    • Sports shoes

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry specific personal or prescribed medication, personal first-aid kit for this trip.