Nestled in the scenic district of Igatpuri, Bhandardara developed as one of the best and less commercial hill stations of Maharashtra. The village is home to the state’s highest peak, Mount Kalsubai. Embraced by natural lakes, waterfalls, flora and fauna, Bhandardara is the best retreat for the mind, body and soul.
Sound of chirping birds, ripples of turquoise pristine water reflecting the bright green hills and forests, the soothing sound of the waterfalls, chilly winds, a starry night sky and the cozy bonfire – imagine all these in just one spot! Yes, you can simply relax in a tranquil and serene environment like this, even near a bustling city like Mumbai. How? Well, by just taking a weekend camping trip to Bhandardara.
Lakeside camping at Bhandardara offers stunning scenery along with peaceful surroundings. Camping here will refresh your soul like never before and make you appreciate the beauty of unspoiled nature. So, don’t think much and get rid of those stress lines by soaking up the bounty of nature while camping here with like-minded travelers.
Day 1 :
We Meet at base village of the campsite by around 4:30 pm. On arrival, we will be allotted with our tents, along with knowledge on some basic instructions for the campsite. The rest of the evening will be spent in leisure. Watch the beautiful sunset as the golden rays of the setting sun glisten on pristine water of the lake. After we enjoy the sunset, we will be indulging in some games. Later, satiate your hunger pangs by having delicious starters/barbecue followed by meal. Post dinner, we all will gather around bonfire to spend some time knowing each other. Enjoy by singing, dancing and sharing experiences and stories or just keep talking till the birds start chirping. You can also go in a deep slumber in your cozy tents.
Day 2 :
Wake up early in the morning, take some selfies or capture the enchanting nature in your cameras. Then, we will have breakfast and go for a boat ride in the lake. After the boat ride, we wind up and proceed towards the parking area. And depart to our respective destination.
The weekend camping trip to Bhandardara concludes with happy memories!