Bhandardara @ Camping

Bhandardara @ Camping

Bhandardara @ Camping

Bhandardara Dam Camping
Bhandardara Dam Camping

As we were planning for a place for 2017 new year celebrations, we found this site and the camping was conducted by travel trikon, This camp site situated by the Pravara River, Bhandardara is blessed with peace and tranquility with a relaxing view. You can spot many famous landmarks including the Kalsubai peak and Ratangad, Harishchandragad forts.

Bhandardara Camp Fire
Bhandardara Camp Fire

The campsite will be behind the Bhandardara dam, which is normally referred to as Bhandardara Island Camping”  which is in the interiors of Maharashtra and one of the darkest spot in our  state with least amount of light pollution you will witness the darkest night sky possible. One may see the Milky Way with their naked eyes and spot numerous stars and galaxies that are never visible from the city.

Highlights of the Camping:

  • Lakeside camping
  • Bonfire activities
  • Veg / Non Veg Barbeque
  • Panoramic view of the Sahyadris
Bhandardara Night View
Bhandardara Night View

A much needed break from the hustle bustle of the city and treat yourself to some fun time under an open sky, a panoramic view of the Sahyadris, by a beautiful lake, least amount of light pollution you will witness the darkest night sky possible. One may see the Milky Way with their naked eyes and spot numerous stars and galaxies.

Itinerary

Day 1:

  • 9:00 pm Meet the Travel Team at Thane, Teen Hath Naka
  • 04:00 pm: Reach Camp Site
  • 04:30 pm: Explore the area, spot famous Sahyadri peaks. Learn how to set up tents.
  • 09:00 pm: Bonfire is up! Enjoy barbecue for dinner and dance to your favourite tracks
  • 10:30 pm: Party into the night with music, dance and games!

Day 2:

  • 07:00 am: Wake up to a bright blue sky, peaceful waters and sleepy mountains, freshen up
  • 08:00 am: Enjoy fresh breakfast and chai
  • 10:00 am: Start packing up bags and folding up the camp. Leave the campsite with lots of memories!
  • 1:00 pm: lunch
  • 02:30 pm: Reach Mumbai

As you reach Mumbai it  takes time for it to seep in that we are back and heading for a daily routine.

Tip: Its worthwhile trip full of memories, please do pack your woolens its very cold out there.



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