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  • Trip introduction

    On this New Year 2019 camping trip to Hampi, you'll ride around town on moped bikes and explore the pre-historic rock paintings. At night, you'll stay with your fellow travellers in tents pitched at a gorgeous campsite. Gathered around a campfire, under the starlit sky, you'll enjoy performances by local artists and celebrate New Year 2019 at a rustic campsite. Before leaving town, you'll also explore the rich heritage of the area by visiting the temples of Virupaksha and Vitthala.

    Destination

    Declared as one of UNESCO's World Heritage Sites, once the capital of the historic Vijayanagar Empire, the town of Hampi in Karnataka is home to an astounding wealth of heritage and culture. Ancient temples and mysterious ruins decorate the town, replete beautiful structures of stone walls, decorative domes and imposing pillars. The other side of Hampi reflects the hippie culture that adds colour to the heritage. Quirky flea market shops and eateries catering to travellers from all around the world can be found at every turn.

    Destination highlights

    Celebrate New Year 2019 with a Hampi camping trip. | See pre-historic rock paintings after a 20-min trek. | Visit the temples of Virupaksha and Vitthala. | Ride small moped bikes all over Hampi. | Celebrate New Year 2019 around a campfire with live music performances.

    Activity Details

    16-50

    Yes

    Trip details
  • Day 1 of New Year 2019 camping in Hampi: Depart from Bangalore

    You'll be picked-up from one of the multiple pick-up spots located all around Bangalore. Onboard the Tempo Traveller, you'll meet your tour leader and your fellow travellers. Settle in for an overnight, 6-hr drive to Hampi. Overnight in transit.

    Overnight in transit.

    Arrive at one of the multiple pick-up points located all around Bangalore at the scheduled time. Since no meals are included in today's meal package, you will want to have dinner before reporting to the pick-up point. Make sure to wear comfortable, loose-fitting clothes for the overnight ride to Hampi and carry some dry snacks for the road.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Bangalore

    Hampi

    20:00 PM

    Food

    No meals are provided today

    Veg
    Day 2 of New Year 2019 camping in Hampi: Celebrate New Year 2019
    Day 3 of New Year 2019 camping in Hampi: Explore Hampi and depart
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    Reviews

    • Rated : 5

      27-03-2020

      Amazing coordination done through the time. My paragliding experience was just amazing.

    • Rated : 5

      27-03-2020

      Seamless experience. In a very short period 'The Great Next' provided us with best rafting and camping options. Will totally recommend them to my near and dear ones

  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made 10 days or more before departure of the New Year 2019 camping at Hampi: 95% refund.

    For cancellations made 3-9 days before departure of the New Year 2019 camping at Hampi: 50% refund.

    For cancellations made less than 3 days before departure of the New Year 2019 camping at Hampi: 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 the instructions of the tour leader during this New Year 2019 camping at Hampi.

    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 this New Year 2019 camping at Hampi.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    Travellers can select from three pick-up/drop-off points - Swad-E-Punjab in HSR Layout, New Shanti Sagar Hotel in Domlur and KTM Mekhri Circle in Armane Nagar. The exact time of the pick-up will be communicated to the traveller after confirmation of the booking. Tardiness in arriving at the pick-up point will lead to missing the trek, without any refund.

    The tour operator takes utmost care to ensure safety of the travellers and shall not be held responsible for any mishap or accident during this New Year 2019 camping at Hampi.

    The tour operator reserves the right to alter or cancel the itinerary of the New Year 2019 camping at Hampi to ensure the safety of travellers and staff. Any costs arising due to such a change in the itinerary will be borne by the traveller.
    • New Year 2019 Camping Hampi Karnataka Bangalore Adventure Travel The Great Next
    • New Year 2019 Camping Hampi Karnataka Bangalore Adventure Travel The Great Next
    • New Year 2019 Camping Hampi Karnataka Bangalore Adventure Travel The Great Next
    • New Year 2019 Camping Hampi Karnataka Bangalore Adventure Travel The Great Next
    • New Year 2019 Camping Hampi Karnataka Bangalore Adventure Travel The Great Next
    • New Year 2019 Camping Hampi Karnataka Bangalore Adventure Travel The Great Next
    • New Year 2019 Camping Hampi Karnataka Bangalore Adventure Travel The Great Next
    • New Year 2019 Camping Hampi Karnataka Bangalore Adventure Travel The Great Next
  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Travel arrangements between Bangalore-Hampi in private, non-AC Tempo Traveller or mini-bus

    • Accommodation for 1 night at Hampi in tents on twin/triple-sharing basis
    • All equipment required for camping: tents, sleeping bags
    • Access to common washroom and changing facilities
    • All vegetarian meals from breakfast on day 2 to breakfast on day 3
    • Campfire and live performance by local artists on 31st night
    • Mopeds with 1.5-litre fuel
    • Services of an experienced tour leader and campsite staff
    • All government permits and charges
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Travel arrangements between home city-Bangalore

    • Auto/taxi charges for exploring Hampi on day 3 (approximately INR 200 per person)
    • Any meals not mentioned in inclusions
    • Personal expenses such as additional meals or beverages, apparel and gear 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, quick-dry apparel
    • Trekking shoes
    • Windcheater or jacket
    • Shirt/t-shirt and track pants/shorts
    • 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

    • Non-AC Tempo Traveller or mini-bus for transfers between Bangalore-Hampi
    • Mopeds with fuel
    • All equipment required for camping: sleeping bags, tents
    • Campfire set-up

    You need to get

    • Rucksack
    • ID proof
    • Power bank
    • Plastic bags
    • Water bottle
    • Torch
    • Dry snacks (biscuits, energy bars etc.)
    • Insect repellent
    • Personal toiletries
    • Towel and napkins

    Medical Kit

    • Specific or prescribed medicines and medical kit