Overview

Lakeside Camping at Bhandardara at the Pristine Water Reservoir in Bhandardara !!

About Bhandardara Camping :
Bhandardara is a pristine water reservoir and also a famous weekend gateway near Igatpuri hill station. the shining blue-green water of Arthur Lake and the surrounding lush green mountains makes for a great treat to the eyes. Imagine a camping trip with such beautiful surrounding, delicious food made on chulha and the opportunity to make new friends. Pitching up the tent right besides the lake and gathering wood for the campfire surely would make up for the awesome ambiance of this place. And when the Sun dips low, enjoy the view of millions of the stars in the endless sky as you doze into a cozy yet comfortable slumber. And who wouldn’t want to wake up to the chirping of birds in the bright morning sky right before sunrise. Camping is best shared enjoyed with like minded travellers who share their love for exploring the wilderness. So What Are You Waiting For ? Join us soon for such a great adventure. Experience the true meaning of being wanderer with MUMBAI TRAVELLERS…

 

Category : Camping
Duration : 1 Night / 2 Days

1 Night 2 Days 27 Oct, 03 Nov, 17 Nov, and more Dadar, Maharashtra
Inclusions/Exclusions
What we'll give. What we won't

What is included in the tour

1. Accommodation in Tents on Triple Sharing basis (Three in one tent)
2. Transportation Ex-Dadar by non-ac private vehicle
3. Meals during the trip (Evening Snacks-Dinner-Breakfast) with tea and refreshment. Veg and Non Veg both.
4. Self Cooked Barbeque
5. Sleeping Bags
6. All permissions, Tolls and expertise
7. Bonfire Session

What is NOT included in the tour

1. Meals outside the camping
3. Tax as applicable
4. Anything other than mentioned above

Itinerary

Day 1 :
We will meet at Dadar by 11:00 am. After a briefing session, grab your seat in our Private Bus and here we start our journey towards the scenic Bhandardara. En-route halt for lunch at dhaba near Kasara (on your own expense). Enjoy the journey with beautiful nature-scapes, gupshup and songs during the journey. Reach base village of campsite by 4 or 5 pm.

On arrival refresh yourself with a glass of welcome drink (non-alcoholic) and proceed towards the boating jetty. Our secluded camping site exactly on the waterfront and we use a boat to reach up there. Enjoy one of the most mesmerizing boat journeys in Maharashtra through crystal clear water of Bhandaradara backwater surrounded by proud mountains! On arrival, Set yourself free, let your soul feel the beautiful sunset and let your mind express its likelihood to silent breeze! Its time to enjoy some team games and activities now!! Hop in for the team games or just chill out near the waterfront. Relax find yourself! Meanwhile our local supporters will arrange for barbeque, learn and cook your own barbeque in the smoky charcoal and enjoy the true flavor of camping. Taste the yummy local cuisines in dim light ambiance of the campsite. Make sure you do not hesitate to grab a l’ll more if you really love it ;-) Post dinner its our time. Campfire time! Its time to unfold your own life and know others life as well. Time to express on tunes of your favorite songs, time to impress by your singing tracks or dancing moves and time to entertain by some of the best stories and travel experiences you came across your life {For that matter we don’t mind Ghost stories as well :) } Let that night have no end. Let the talks going on and on meanwhile, for those who are very sleepy, let the night take charge of you. Off to your tents for sweet dreams. Day ends.

Day 2 :
Today, let your sleep break by chirping of birds. Wake up to witness the refreshing water in front of our campsite. Freshen up and enjoy the beautiful view while you sip a cup of hot tea! Have some good breakfast and explore the campsite area. Go get some water splashes on your face or click a cool selfie with the beautiful water in background.
Around 9.30 am start wrapping up the tents and pack up your bags. Time for a memorable group photo and then leave for our departure from the site. Around 10-11 am we will start the return journey towards Mumbai in our Private Bus. En route halt for lunch. Reach Mumbai by 4 or 5 pm.

Tour concludes with Happy Memories but relation continues :D

Note : – The Toilets tent is provided at the campsite.

Things to Carry :

Id Proof Compulsory
1. Dry Food (Snacks)
2. Torch with Extra cell + candle/matchbox/lighter
3. Personal Medicines
4. Extra clothes and rain wear
5. Cap, Mosquito repellent
6. Sports Shoes/Trekking Shoes (Compulsory)
7. Electral Powder/Tang/Glucon D
8. Sanitary kit
9. Camera (Optional)
10. Water bottle (2 ltr must)
11. Rucksack to carry all things. ( No handbags/jholas)
12. Bedsheet/ Pull over (Compulsory)
13. Raincoat / Poncho / Wind Jackets / Warm clothing as per season

FAQ's

1. Where exactly is Campsite and how to reach there ? 
-Campsite is located at Ahmednagar District and the nearest railway station is Kasara.

2. Can we drive down till campsite ?
– If you are planning to drive down to campsite, it will be totally at your own risk as Mumbai Travellers are not responsible for thefting, damage or any break down.

3. Can children or senior citizen join this camping ?
-Camping are open for all age group. Infants are not allowed on outdoor trips for health concern.

4. How many people will be there in one batch ?
-Normally, our batch size for Camping is 10-25 travellers and registration are open on first come first serve basis.

5. Can I get accommodation on twin sharing basis ?
-Definitely yes, but it will be on extra cost and you need to inform us well in advance.

6. What are washroom facility available at campsite ? 
-As we are already in wilderness, the facility of washroom is very basic and limited. We provide toilet tent near Campsite; common for every one!

7. What is Child Policy ?
– If child needs extra seat in vehicle, extra bed and extra meals then the child will be considered as an adult. If not, then child below 5 years will be exempted from tour cost and can travel free of cost.

8. What is best season for Camping?
-Best Season for Camping is October to June.

9.I have already registered. When will I get tour details of Camping event 
-Usually, the final tour details like things to carry, leaders contact details, meeting details and Do’s & Don’ts will be sent by email 2 days prior to the trip.

10. Can I pay on spot ?
– Sorry, we don’t have this option. All group departures have to be pre-booked.

11.Can we leave early from Campsite ? 
-As it is a group tour, we prefer people staying in the group and enjoy every part of scheduled trip and expect everyone to adhere the schedule and take back lovely memories.

12. What kind of Tents are we staying ?
– We have 3 men Alpine Tents with water resistant covering.

Pickup point
Directions.
Pritam Da Dhaba, Dadar, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India View on Map