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  • Trip introduction

    Set off for monsoon camping near Lonavala, where fresh air, greenery, and gorgeous views await. Your campsite is just 8 kms away from Lonavala, in the midst of the rolling green hills. In the monsoon, there are waterfalls, streams, and natural ponds to splash in. In the evening, you'll gather around a crackling campfire and eat a delicious dinner. You'll sleep in weather-proof tents with foam mats to ensure you get a good night's sleep, with comfort facilities like dry toilet tents with Western commodes. You can go for a trek nearby, explore a few of the viewpoints, relax by the fire with friends, and enjoy a couple of days outdoors.

    IMPORTANT: It is not recommended that you drive up to this campsite as it is all offroad. It's a 7 kms trek from Lonavala if your group is up to it. If not, you can request a Tata Sumo pick-up and drop from Lonavala. See costs in Exclusions section.

    Destination

    The campsite is located about 8 kms from Lonavala, overlooking the Karjat valley, with hills all around. Every morning and evening, mist gathers around you, but will clear to offer great views of twinkling lights in the distnace.

    Your camping experience includes all the fun of being in the outdoors, with basic conveniences like sealed tents to keep insects out, sleeping mattresses, clean dry-pit toilet tents, delicious meals, and a bonfire and barbecue at night.

    Destination highlights

    Experience the fun of monsoon camping in Lonavala. | Camp in the lap of nature on top of a hill. | Learn how to light your own bonfire. | Sleep in comfortable, cosy tents. | Enjoy an outdoors experience with the basic conveniences that you're used to.

    Activity Details

    3+ years

    Yes

    Trip details
  • Day 1 of monsoon camping in Lonavala: Arrive at campsite

    You can check in any time after 16:30 hrs. Once you've settled into your tents and had a hot cup of tea, you can set off to explore the surroundings on a short jungle trek, or have some splashing fun in the waterfalls and ponds around. Make sure to return to your camp in time to watch a spectacular sunset. As it grows dark, a bonfire is lit, and you and your loved ones can relax and enjoy the chilly night air and a delicious barbecue. After that, a hot dinner is served, and then you'll retire to your cosy tents for the night.

    Overnight in tents.

    On this monsoon camping trip in Lonavala, you'll stay at a well-maintained campsite that is about 7 kms from Lonavala. If you've booked transport, you can leave your vehicles at a parking lot in Tungarli (parking charges not included), and will be driven up to the campsite in a Tata Sumo. You'll be served a welcome drink and tea and snacks. After that, you can enjoy the monsoon climate around. A campfire is lit after dark, and you'll be served a veg/non-veg BBQ and hot dinner. You'll sleep in Co

    Day 1 Milestone

    Lonavala campsite

    Lonavala campsite

    16:30 PM

    Food

    Tea | Barbeque | Dinner

    Veg|Non-veg
    Day 2 of monsoon camping in Lonavala: Depart from campsite
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made 5 days or more before the check-in date of this Lonavala monsoon camping trip: Full refund will be given, minus any transaction charges.

    For cancellations made 0-4 days before the check-in date of this Lonavala monsoon camping trip: No refund will be given.

    Rules on trip

    Please avoid the consumption of any narcotic/ psychotropic substances during the Lonavala camping trip. Any participant found doing so will be requested to make arrangements to return back to their home at their personal cost.

    Participants must refrain from littering and defacing their surroundings during this monsoon camping trip.

    Guests accompanied by their drivers will have to pay separately for the driver charges in advance.

    Pets are not allowed at the campsite.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    All decisions made by the operator on this Lonavala camping trip are final.

    No refund will be permitted if the trip is shortened or cancelled due to reasons beyond the control of the operator, including climatic conditions, governmental / quasi-governmental policies, mechanical and human error in hired vehicles, etc.

    The cost for children aged 5-10 years is INR 1300, while children under 5 are welcome at no charge.

    If you have a car, you can park it at a parking lot in Tungarli for an additional charge, and take the Tata Sumo pick-up and drop. This costs INR 800 per vehicle, one way, and will fit 7 persons.

    Those who decide to drive up to the campsite will do so at their own risk. The operator will not be responsible for any damage to the car, or any injuries. The owner/driver of the car will be liable for any costs for repairs or towing if they decide to drive on their own to the campsite.
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    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
    • Monsoon Camping Lonavala Picnic Adventure Trekking Maharashtra
  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Accommodation in 3-,4- or 8-man Coleman tents

    • Foam mattress
    • Ttnt light
    • Use of dry-pit toilet tents
    • Evening tea and snacks, veg/non-veg BBQ, hot dinner on Day 1
    • Morning tea and breakfast on Day 2
    • Bonfire
    • Bottled mineral water
    • Welcome drink on arrival
    • Camping staff
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Parking charges for your vehicle

    • Pick-up and drop from Lonavala (can be arranged for INR 800 pne-way, per Tata Sumo, covers 7 pax)
    • Any meals other than those mentioned in inclusions
    • Beverages, soft drinks, snacks
    • Other adventure activities (can be arranged for groups of over 10, waterfall rappelling at INR 500 per person, Flying Fox at INR 400 per person)
    • Sleeping bags or bed linen

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Comfortable clothes
    • Closed shoes for activities
    • Sandals for camp wear
    • Long sleeved clothing for the evening
    • Spare set of clothes
    • Sunglasses/sun hat
    • Not to wear - Expensive jewellery or watches
    • Hard suitcases or luggage
    • Sandals or open-toed shoes during activities

    What not to Wear

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

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Weather-proof Coleman tents (3-, 4- and 8-person tents)
    • Foam mattresses
    • Tent light
    • Campfire equipment
    • Barbeque equipment
    • Dry-pit toilet tents with Western commodes
    • Adventure sport equipment, if needed

    You need to get

    • Sleeping bags/blankets
    • Bedsheet if desired
    • Closed shoes
    • Floaters or sandals for campsite
    • Flashlight/headlamp
    • Insect repellent
    • Any dry snacks or beverages desired
    • Warm clothing
    • Change of clothes
    • Extra plastic bags to carry wet clothing home
    • Towels

    Medical Kit

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