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  • Trip introduction

    The Ramnagar mud house stay is a beautiful adventure that offers you 2 blissful days of being in the midst of the wilderness. On this delightful trip, you'll get to stay in traditionally designed mud houses and indulge in local Kumaoni cuisine. You'll get to explore the local culture and natural landscape of the region, and you'll also spot some rare species of birds. Thus, with a combination of breathtaking natural beauty and rustic cultural life, this trip makes the perfect escape from the hustle of your daily city life. Bring your friends or bring your family, it’ll be an adventure you are bound to remember.

    NOTE: The displayed price is per tent price for accommodation on twin sharing basis.

    Destination

    Located on the banks of the Khichdi River, the campsite lies in the quaint little Kyari Village in the Ramnagar region of Nainital. At the foothills of Uttarakhand’s Himalayas, this campsite is not only rife with dense forests but even a plethora of native and migratory birds. Moreover, it overlooks the famous and beautiful Jim Corbett Tiger Reserve, giving you a direct insight to this region's rich wildlife. During this camping trip, you’ll be staying in traditionally made mud houses that come with thatched roofs to incite the typical village experience.

    Destination highlights

    Experience the fun of living like locals through this wonderful Ramnagar mud house stay. | Enjoy the thrill of staying in the heart of wilderness. | Spot many rare and native bird species. | Feast on the local Komaoni cuisine. | Gain a first hand insight to the local village life.

    Activity Details

    1+ years

    Yes

    Trip details
  • Day 1 of the Ramnagar mud house stay: Check-in and enjoy

    You'll check in at the campsite by 11:00 hrs, where your mud house will be allotted to you. You can spend the rest of the day relaxing by the fishpond, go for bird watching expedition, etc. If you want experience the culture and nature of the region, there is also a guided trek through the village and jungle. You'll return to the campsite in the evening and you'll get to indulge in some traditional cuisine. Overnight in a mud house.

    Overnight in mud house.

    You'll check in at the campsite at 11:00 hrs. Today's meal package includes lunch and dinner in traditional Kumanaoni cuisine, which will be served at a nearby hut.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Ramnagar Campsite

    Ramnagar Campsite

    11:00 AM

    Food

    Lunch | Dinner

    Veg | Non Veg
    Day 2 of the Ramnagar mud house stay: Check-out
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made 25 days before the Ramnagar mud house stay:75% refund.

    For cancellations made from 15-20 days before the Ramnagar mud house stay: 60% refund.

    For cancellations made less than 15 days before the Ramnagar mud house stay: 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 adhere to instructions of the tour guide while undertaking any adventure activity during the Ramnagar mud house stay.

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

    Consumption of alcohol or drugs is strictly prohibited during the Ramnagar mud house stay.

    You must adhere to the instruction of the guide at all times during the Ramnagar mud house stay.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    The check-in time for the Ramnagar mud house stay is at 11:00 hrs and the check-out time is at 10:00 hrs.

    Pick-up from the Ramnagar Station can be arranged at INR 600 per jeep and transport from the Kathgodam Station can be arranged at INR 2500 per Innova.

    The parking charge for the Ramnagar mud house stay is INR 100 per vehicle per night.

    Hot water is provided on request during the Ramnagar mud house stay.

    To enjoy a BBQ session during the Ramnagar mud house stay the additional cost is INR 350 per head with a minimum requirement of 10 people. The cost for an additional meal is INR 400 per meal.

    In order to indulge in adventure activities such as cycling/mountain biking, body surfing or ladder climbing during the Ramnagar mud house stay the additional cost is INR 550 per head.

    To embark on a safari to the Jim Corbett National Park, the additional cost is INR 5000 for upto 6 people of Indian nationality.

    During the Ramnagar mud house stay children below 5 years are complimentary, however children between 6 to 11 years are charged at 25% of the total package cost and children above 12 years are considered as adults.

    The tour operator reserves the right to cancel or alter the itinerary of the Ramnagar mud house stay to maximize the safety of travellers as well as staff.

    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 Ramnagar mud house stay.

    Travellers will be required to bear any additional costs arising due to unforeseen circumstances such as bad weather, road blocks, etc.
    • Ramnagar Mud House Stay Nainital Uttarakhand Wildlife Spotting Camping Trekking Adventure Travel Nature The Great Next
    • Ramnagar Mud House Stay Nainital Uttarakhand Wildlife Spotting Camping Trekking Adventure Travel Nature The Great Next
    • Ramnagar Mud House Stay Nainital Uttarakhand Wildlife Spotting Camping Trekking Adventure Travel Nature The Great Next
    • Ramnagar Mud House Stay Nainital Uttarakhand Wildlife Spotting Camping Trekking Adventure Travel Nature The Great Next
    • Ramnagar Mud House Stay Nainital Uttarakhand Wildlife Spotting Camping Trekking Adventure Travel Nature The Great Next
    • Ramnagar Mud House Stay Nainital Uttarakhand Wildlife Spotting Camping Trekking Adventure Travel Nature The Great Next
    • Ramnagar Mud House Stay Nainital Uttarakhand Wildlife Spotting Camping Trekking Adventure Travel Nature The Great Next
    • Ramnagar Mud House Stay Nainital Uttarakhand Wildlife Spotting Camping Trekking Adventure Travel Nature The Great Next
    • Ramnagar Mud House Stay Nainital Uttarakhand Wildlife Spotting Camping Trekking Adventure Travel Nature The Great Next
    • Ramnagar Mud House Stay Nainital Uttarakhand Wildlife Spotting Camping Trekking Adventure Travel Nature The Great Next
    • Ramnagar Mud House Stay Nainital Uttarakhand Wildlife Spotting Camping Trekking Adventure Travel Nature The Great Next
    • Ramnagar Mud House Stay Nainital Uttarakhand Wildlife Spotting Camping Trekking Adventure Travel Nature The Great Next
    • Ramnagar Mud House Stay Nainital Uttarakhand Wildlife Spotting Camping Trekking Adventure Travel Nature The Great Next
  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Accommodation in mud houses on a twin sharing basis

    • Proper bedding with camp cots, quilts, mat and pillows etc
    • Attached bathroom with 24 hrs running water
    • Hot water in buckets on request
    • Partial electricty, fan and charging points
    • A wood run 'bhatti' for piping hot water
    • All veg meals from lunch on Day 1 to breakfast on Day 2
    • Guided nature walks and treks
    • Village interaction
    • Bird watching
    • Volleyball
    • Tea with cookies
    • Bonfire
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Pick-up from the Ramnagar Railway Station (can be arranged at INR 600 per jeep)

    • Pick-up from Kathgodam (can be arranged at INR 2500 per Innova)
    • Car parking (available at INR 100 per night)
    • Personal expenses
    • Mountain biking, water surfing, ladder climbing (can be arranged at an additional cost of INR 550 per head)
    • Wildlife safaris to the Corbett Tiger Reserve (can be arranged at an additional cost of INR 5000 per vehicle for a max group of 6 Indian Nationals)
    • BBQ (can be arranged at INR 350 per head for pax 10 people)
    • Extra meals (can be arranged at INR 400 per meal)
    • Any kind of insurance
    • Expenses arising due to unforseen circumstances
    • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Trackpants
    • Full sleeved t-shirt
    • Night clothes
    • Sweater
    • Jacket
    • Windcheater
    • Socks
    • Good gripped trekking shoes
    • Floaters/slippers
    • Quick dry clothes
    • Not to wear - Expensive jewelry or watches
    • Hard luggage

    What not to Wear

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

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Mud houses
    • Proper bedding with camp cots, quilts, mat and pillows etc
    • Attached bathroom with 24 hrs running water
    • Hot water in buckets on request
    • Electricty, fan and charging points
    • A wood run 'bhatti' for piping hot water
    • Equipment for activities, as required

    You need to get

    • Government issued ID card
    • Backpack
    • Waterbottle
    • Dry snacks
    • Toiletries
    • Extra money
    • Sunblock
    • Mosquito repellent
    • Torch with batteries
    • Cap/hat
    • Sunglasses
    • Binoculars
    • Camera
    • Cold cream
    • Sunscreen

    Medical Kit

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