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  • Trip introduction

    This action-packed New Year adventure combines plenty of adventure and lots of fun! You'll be camping at a riverside spot near Pune, and will go for a sunset trek to Rayling plateau. When you return to your river camp, you'll enjoy a bonfire, BBQ, stargazing, and a peaceful night in nature. The next day, you'll eat a hearty breakfast and try a bit of rappelling. After that, you'll eat lunch at the river, and then it's time to head back home. What a great way to bring in New Year 2018!

    IMPORTANT: A minimum group size of 4 people is required to book this New Year camping and trekking trip.

    NOTE: Alcohol and smoking are not allowed at this campsite.

    Destination

    Located in the Mohori village close to Pune in Maharashtra, Rayling Plateau is a fun addition to your New Year camping trip. It's a fairly easy trek of about 2 hours, and from the top, you'll be able to see the Lingana and Raigad forts. The sunset from here is quite stunning.

    Your riverside campsite is easy to get to from Pune, and is ideal for a quick weekend getaway. Thanks to the location, the campsite offers you rock-climbing or rappelling, fishing, star gazing, nature trails, plucking wild fruit, bird watching, and wildlife and nature photography.

    Destination highlights

    Bring in New Year 2018 with a fun combo of both rappelling and trekking! | Trek to Rayling Plateau on the last day of 2017. | Enjoy a blazing bonfire and mouth-watering BBQ on the 31st night. | Go rappelling on Day 2. | Camp in tents and do some star-gazing as one year changes to the next.

    Activity Details

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    8 kms

    4 hrs

    8 kms

    Trip details
  • Day 1 of the New Year camping trip: Trek to Rayling, New Year party

    Arrive at the campsite by 12:00 hrs, and settle into your tents. You'll eat a veg lunch, and then can play in the river for a while. By early afternoon, you'll be driven to the start point of the trek, and will climb to Rayling plateau. You'll watch the sun go down, and then head back to camp. Here you'll enjoy a bonfire, BBQ, and stargazing session. After midnight, you'll retire to your tents for the night.

    Overnight in tents at campsite.

    You'll arrive at camp and settle into your twin-sharing tents. Today's package includes lunch, evening tea, BBQ, bonfire, dinner, and transport to and from trek point.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Campsite

    Campsite

    12:00 PM

    Food

    Lunch | Evening tea | BBQ snacks | Dinner

    Veg | Non-veg
    Day 2 of the New Year trip: Rappelling and return
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  • Cancellation policy

    Bookings once paid for the New Year Rayling adventure cannot be cancelled or refunded.

    No show: No refund.

    Rules on trip

    Consumption of alcohol or smoking is not permitted during this New Year camping trip.

    Littering on the camp premises is prohibited.

    Participants must adhere to the instructions of the trip leader/guide at all times during activities.

    This is a wilderness camp, so loud music and dancing is not allowed at the campsite.

    Pets are not allowed at the campsite.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    Check-in is at noon on the 31st Dec 2017, and check-out is at 15:00 hrs on the 1st of Jan, 2018.

    You must notify the operator if you wish to enjoy non-vegetarian food during the camp. Both the BBQ and dinner can include non-vegetarian options, but ONLY if the operator is informed in advance.

    This is a fixed package cost. Any meals, facilities or activities that are not used by the customer are not refundable.

    The campsite is located quite far from any shopping area. Please do pick up any snacks or beverages that your group might need.

    This trip does not include transport, but you can book an Ertiga (6 pax) or a Mahindra Max (8 pax) for an additional cost of about INR 4500 or 4800.
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    • New Year Camping Trekking Maharashtra Pune The Great Next
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    • New Year Camping Trekking Maharashtra Pune The Great Next
    • New Year Camping Trekking Maharashtra Pune The Great Next
    • New Year Camping Trekking Maharashtra Pune The Great Next
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    • New Year Camping Trekking Maharashtra Pune The Great Next
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    • New Year Camping Trekking Maharashtra Pune The Great Next
    • New Year Camping Trekking Maharashtra Pune The Great Next
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  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Accommodation for 1 night in twin-sharing tent

    • Sleeping bags, mats
    • Use of 2 toilets, 1 bathroom
    • All veg meals from lunch on Day 1 to lunch on Day 2
    • Evening tea
    • BBQ (300 gms of veg/non-veg per person) on Day 1
    • Transport from campsite-Rayling trek point-campsite
    • 1 session of rappelling
    • Guide for adventure activities
    • Stargazing
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Any transport from Pune. This can be arranged for INR 4500 (Ertiga for 6 pax) or for INR 4800 (Mahindra Max for 8 pax)

    • Any meals or snacks not mentioned in inclusions
    • Any adventure activities not mentioned in inclusions
    • Insurance
    • Personal expenses
    • Anthing not mentioned in the inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Trekking clothes such as track pants and t-shirts
    • Sports shoes
    • Slippers for campsite
    • Warm jacket
    • Sweater or sweatshirt
    • Warm socks and monkey cap for the night
    • Night clothes
    • Sunglasses
    • Extra clothes
    • Not to wear - Expensive jewellery or watches
    • Restrictive clothing
    • Hard luggage or suitcases
    • Slippers or sandals

    What not to Wear

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

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Tents on twin-sharing basis
    • Sleeping bags, mats
    • 2 toilets, 1 bathroom
    • BBQ and bonfire equipment
    • Drinking water
    • Transport from campsite-Rayling-campsite
    • All equipment needed for adventure activities

    You need to get

    • Identity card
    • Water bottle (can be refilled from a container at the campsite)
    • Backpack
    • Personal toiletries
    • Mosquito repellent
    • Sunscreen
    • Torch
    • Camera
    • Dry snacks (if you want)
    • Extra dry clothing
    • Towel
    • Warm wear (temps can drop to 8 degrees in winter)
    • Woollen cap (and gloves if needed)
    • Power bank for your mobile phone
    • Extra plastic bags for wet clothing
    • Swim wear (if you want)
    • Extra blankets to use in tent

    Medical Kit

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