Winter is here, and there's a wonderful chill in the air! What better time to head out to the wild, where the stars fill the sky and the nights are cold and clear? This overnight, Christmas camping trip in Maharashtra takes you to a beautiful campsite near the Morbhe Dam, where you'll camp on the banks of a dam reservoir with wide open spaces all around.
In the evening, you'll eat delicious snacks that are roasted on a BBQ, and gather around a bonfire. You'll sing Christmas songs, eat a hot dinner, and cut a cake to celebrate Christmas Eve.
Your campsite, near the Morbhe Dam, is surrounded by the mountains and hills of the Sahyadris. You'll be camping along the banks of the reservoir, with views of Prabalgad and Sondai forts in the distance.
Celebrate Christmas by camping in the scenic outdoors of the Sahyadris. | Spend a night in tents on the banks of a reservoir. | Roast delicious BBQ snacks around a crackling bonfire. | Sing songs around a bonfire and cut a cake to celebrate Christmas.
Day 1 of Christmas camping near Mumbai: Check-in and enjoy!
Meet your fellow campers in Thane by 09:30 hrs. From here, you'll travel to your campsite near Karjat, arriving in time for lunch. Post a delicious meal, you can explore the scenic surroundings and indulge in fun-filled camp games with prizes to be won. As it grows dark, you'll gather around a crackling bonfire and sing Christmas songs. You'll eat delicious barbeque snacks followed by dinner. You'll celebrate Christmas Eve by cutting a delightful cake under a starlit sky. Overnight in alpine tents at the campsite.
Overnight in tents.
Travel to the campsite in a private vehicle and enjoy a night of Christmas celebrations. Today's meal package includes lunch and dinner. Non-vegetarian options will be available for dinner. You'll also be served non-vegetarian BBQ snacks around the campfire. You'll also cut and share a cake at night. You'll be accommodated in tents on twin/quad-sharing basis. Do carry a sleeping bag or lightweight blanket for the night.
Day 1 Milestone
Teen Hath Naka, Thane
Morbe Dam Campsite
Lunch | BBQ snacks | Dinner
Day 2 of Christmas camping near Mumbai: Check-out
Wake up to a dewy morning to scenic views of the Sahyadri. Take in the cool morning breeze as you sip on hot tea. You'll eat a hearty breakfast before packing up from the campsite. Subject to traffic conditions, you'll be back in the city by 15:00 hrs. Your trip ends here.
Trip ends before nightfall.
Wake up early to make the most of the early morning sun. You can freshen up at the washroom at the campsite, and there are also common toilet tents for use. Eat a hearty breakfast and then pack up and be driven back to Thane. You should reach Thane by 15:00 hrs and your trip ends here.
For cancellations made 7 days or more before the check-in date of the Christmas camping trip near Mumbai: 50% refund.
For cancellations made less than 7 days before the check-in date of this Christmas camping trip near Mumbai: 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
Travellers are required to follow instructions of the camp leader during the Christmas camping trip near Mumbai.
Travellers are requested to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering, defacing property and monuments and causing general disturbance.
Consumption of alcohol, drugs and tobacco products like cigarettes is strictly prohibited during the Christmas camping trip near Mumbai.
Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions
The tour operator reserves the right to alter or cancel the itinerary of the Christmas camping trip near Mumbai 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 safety of the travellers and shall not be held responsible for any mishap or accident during the Christmas camping trip near Mumbai.
Travel arrangements between Thane-the campsite in private vehicles
Accommodation in tents for 1 night on twin/quad-sharing basis
In-tent amenities: mattress
All veg/non-veg meals from lunch on day 1 to breakfast on day 2
Bonfire, BBQ snacks and cake-cutting ceremony for Christmas celebration
Services of experienced camp leader and campsite crew
All applicable taxes
Travel arrangements between your home city-Thane
Personal expenses like apparel, gear, additional meals and beverages etc.
Any costs arising out of unforeseen circumstances such as bad weather, road blocks etc.
Anything not mentioned in inclusions
What to Wear
What to Wear
Comfortable trekking pants
Light jacket with hood
Not to wear - Expensive jewellery or watches
What not to Wear
Loose clothing that will tangle around you while swimming
Equipment / Gear
Basic first aid
Prizes for campfire games
You need to get
Torch with extra batteries
2 ltr water bottle
COMPULSORY: Sleeping bag/lightweight blanket
Enerzyl/ORS/Glucon D powder
Extra pair of clothes
Floaters/flip-flops for after activity hours
Please carry specific personal or prescribed medication, personal first-aid kit.
Directions towards the Pick up Point
Teen Haath Naka is a busy junction on the LBS road in Thane. You can board a local train to the Thane railway station and hire a rickshaw to reach Teen Haath Naka, located 2-km/8-min drive from the railway station. Google Maps pin: https://goo.gl/maps/fDNSHW1rjS42
Directions towards the Start Point
The tour operator will arrange your transport to the start point of the Christmas Camping trip near Mumbai.