Araku Chitrakoot Tribal Experience Trip

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  Chitrakoot , Chhattisgarh

Highlights

Waterfalls

Camping Road Trip

Newly Added

Solo Traveler Friendly

Full assistance for first timers

Borra Caves Visit

Chitrakoot Boating

Tribal Activities

Dholkal Trek

Vizag to Vizag Transfer

4N/5D

About the campsite
Embark on an unforgettable Araku - Chitrakoot road trip, an extraordinary journey through India's mesmerizing Eastern Ghats. This carefully crafted itinerary promises a blend of adventure, culture, and natural splendor, ideal for travelers seeking both tranquility and excitement. Begin your expedition in the bustling coastal city of Visakhapatnam, where the journey unfolds towards the mystical Borra Caves, offering an awe-inspiring glimpse into nature's subterranean marvels. The serene Chaparai Waterfalls is your next stop, a perfect retreat to bask in the beauty of cascading waters and lush surroundings.

As the road winds through the scenic landscapes, you reach Araku, a haven of peace for your first night's stay. The following day introduces you to the rich tribal culture of the region, a unique opportunity to engage in activities like paddy pounding and pottery making, creating an enriching and immersive experience. The highlight of your trip is the tranquil Chittrakote campsite, where you connect with nature in its purest form.

Embrace the thrill of trekking at Dolkal, complemented by leisurely boating and picturesque campsite stays. Culminate your journey with the exploration of the enchanting Tirthgarh Waterfall and the mysterious Mandarkonda Caves, each offering a distinct facet of India's diverse natural beauty. This road trip, covering end-to-end transport from Visakhapatnam, is not just a journey through stunning landscapes but an exploration of cultural depth and natural wonders, promising memories that last a lifetime. Perfect for adventure enthusiasts, nature lovers, and cultural explorers, this Araku - Chitrakoot road trip is a must-add to your travel bucket list.
Activities
Hiking
Cave Visit
Campfire
Newly Added site
Boating
Sunrise Hike
Waterfalls Visit
Sight Seeing
Amenities
Bedding & Blanket
Parking Facility
Stay in Dome Tents
Meals
Tour Guide
Safety Features
Gated Private Campsite
First Aid Kit
Itinerary
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Day 1
Morning:

Start
We start our exciting journey from the bustling city of Visakhapatnam, setting the stage for a memorable adventure.

Borra Caves Visit
Drive for 3 hrs from Vizag, We will Explore the magnificent Borra Caves, a spectacular natural wonder that promises awe-inspiring views and a memorable experience. Finish Lunch and head to the Waterfalls.

Noon:

Waterfalls Visit
After an hour's drive, We'll reach Chaparai Waterfalls a serene place to unwind and enjoy nature's beauty.

Check In Finish the day with a peaceful drive to Araku, and check into our cottage, setting the perfect scene for a relaxing evening tea.

Night:

Campfire
Take some time to relax and unwind, followed by a sumptuous dinner that perfectly concludes the first day of your adventure.

Day 2
Morning:

Tribal Activities
Start your day by diving into the rich tribal culture, dressing in traditional tribal attire, engaging in the art of pottery making, and enjoying the thrill of roaster catching.

Transfer
After a day filled with cultural exploration, we'll take a 6-hour drive to our serene Chittrakote accommodation, overlooking the majestic waterfalls.

Night:

Relax
Relax a while, enjoy dinner at the campsite, and settle into your tents. Wake up early to experience one of the beautiful sunrise.

Day 3
Morning:

Morning Sunrise
Start your day with an energizing cup of Masala black tea, setting the right mood for an adventurous day.

Chitrakoot Boating
Get-ready for an exhilarating boating experience at Chitrakote Waterfalls, one of the most majestic falls, where you'll be refreshed by the gentle mist and spray.

Noon:

Transfer
Followed by breakfast, We'll be heading to our next campsite in Dolkal (1hr drive), Enjoy a amidst nature lunch.

Dholkal Trek
Embark on an adventurous trek at Dolkal, elevated at around 3000 feet, offering breathtaking views of Bailadila valley and a worship-worthy 1000-year-old idol of Lord Ganesha.

Night:

Camping
We'll end our day with a sumptuous dinner and a restful night at Dolkal campsite.

Day 4
Morning:

Waterfalls Visit
Begin your day with a delicious breakfast, followed by a 2-hour drive to the stunning Tirthgarh Waterfall, perfect for a refreshing dip in its serene waters.

Noon:

Cave Visit
After the refreshing dip, We'll head to the mysterious Mandarkonda Caves, delving into their history and beauty.

Night:

Relax
Continue your journey towards Jeypore cottage stay, Settle down for the night in Jeypore with a relaxing dinner, reflecting on the day's experiences.

Day 5
Morning:

Hiking
Start your final day with an invigorating early morning hike, a perfect way to soak in the natural beauty one last time.

End of the trip
Enjoy a final breakfast in Jeypore, Check-out and start your journey back to Visakhapatnam, carrying memories of a wonderful trip.

Included in the price:


- Cottage stay on Day 1 & 4 
- Dome Tent stay on Day 2 & 3 with all gears 
- END-TO-END Transporation from Vishakapatnam to Vishakapatnam
- Breakfast on Dat 2,3,4,5
- Lunch on Day 3
- Tea & Dinner on Day 1,2,3,4 
- Traibal activities (Paddy pounding process, male & Female dressing, Pottery making, Roaster catching)
- Borra caves entry
- Chaparai waterfalls entry
- Boating at Chitrakote
- Dholkal Trekking entry
- Trithgarh caves entry
- Mandarkonda caves
- Breakfast on Day 5
*all meal will be basic Veg meal prepared by the locals

Cost Excludes:
- Anything else that not mentioned in Inclusion
- Day 1 Breakfast not included 
- Day 1,2,4,5 Lunch is not included

Important Info

Trip starts on Day 1: 9.00 AM
Trip ends on Day 5: 8.00 PM

Accessible by:
Cars, Bikes & Van/ Car (Arranged by Exoticamp)

Best Time to visit:
Jul - Mar

Cancellation Policy:

  • 75% refund for all cancellations done 7 days before the date of stay
  • No refund for cancellations within 7 days from the date of stay
  • Booking dates cannot be transferred / rescheduled
  • Incase of govt. imposed lockdowns / Covid disruptions, option to reschedule booking to any other date within a year will be given. No refund will be issued.
  • Refunds if any will be credited to the source account in 7 working days 
Campsite Rules
No Alcohol
No Smoking
No Littering
Valid ID required
How to get here?
1) The entire journey, from start to finish, includes transport from Visakhapatnam to Visakhapatnam.
2) You cannot travel by public transport as we’d be visiting multiple places
Map

Exact location to be shared on booking

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