Elephant Lake Camping

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  Munnar , Kerala

Highlights

Complete Wilderness

Great View

Remoteness

Known for wildlife

About the campsite
Munnar Elephant Lake Camping - Embrace Nature!

With holidaying in resorts & visiting the usual tourist circuit becoming mainstream, camping stays in Munnar are fast becoming sought after. Exoticamp's Munnar Elephant Lake Camping site is situated 30 Kms from main town Munnar far away from the tourists.

The campsite is located on the banks of beautiful lake set against the backdrop of rolling tea plantations, shola forests & mountain peaks. This breathtaking campsite also houses tree houses. The tents are set on high raised wooden platforms with private patios (smaller balconies), allowing campers savor the panoramic view with ample privacy. Offering spectacular views & surrounded water, this Munnar tent stay serves as a relaxing retreat.

The campsite is fully equipped with neat washrooms, fully functional kitchen & basic electricity. There are also beautiful tree-top a viewing platforms taking adventure camping in Munnar to another level altogether.

Go on a refreshing nature walk. Sit around campfire under a billion stars in cold weather. Sit on tree-top watch towers, spot birds & wildlife, grab a book with a cup of black tea or just do nothing & relax.

You will also be served yummy dinner, hot kattan chaai (Black Tea) & a sumptuous breakfast.

Packed with the right amount of adventure, comfort, & spectacular views, this would easily rank as one of the best tent stays in Munnar.

Rolling emerald green tea plantations, interspersed with blue lakes, towering peaks & evergreen shola forests; Munnar is straight out of a picture frame. If Kerala is God's own country; Munnar would be the sanctum. Located at an altitude of 1532 Meters in Idukki district of Kerala, Munnar is one of the most popular hill stations in South India. Munnar is home to numerous waterfalls, majestic peaks, hiking trails, rich flora & fauna making it a perfect destination for wildlife spotting, bird watching, jungle camping & adventurous treks.

With camping in Kerala becoming a must do activity amongst adventure enthusiasts across the country; Munnar tent camping should be on top of the must do list.

How to reach Munnar?
The nearest airport is Kochi which is 120 Kms away. One can take a cab from Kochi to Munnar & it will take close to 3 Hours. The second closest airport is Madurai which is 150 Kms away. A drive to munnar from Madurai takes around 4 hours.

Munnar is well connected by road from Bangalore, Coimbatore, Chennai & Major towns of Kerala. If you are wondering about roads, there is also a newly laid road from Bodimettu (Tamil Nadu) & drive through the road is a dream.

Things To carry:
*Original ID Card
*Water bottle and personal medical kit [we will provide only first aid kit]
*Cap/ Hat
*Trekking Shoes
*Torch


Things to Avoid:
*Usage of narcotic substances strictly prohibited in the premises
*Avoid the use of plastic
*Do not litter in the premises
*Carry less luggage (will be convenient while trekking)
*Do not disturb the wild or wild animals

Services available:
*Hot and cold drinking water throughout
*First aid kit
Activities
Hiking
Wildlife Spotting
Campfire
Stargazing
Bird Spotting
Jeep Safari
Amenities
Western Toilets
Shower
Bedding & Blanket
Electricity
Stay in Dome Tents
Stay in Alpine Tents
Meals
Safety Features
Gated Private Campsite
First Aid Kit
Solar Fence
Crowd Free Campsite
Itinerary
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Day 1
Noon:

Jeep Safari
Reach base camp at 1.00 pm & get picked up by a Jeep. Drive through thrilling off-road trail offering great views and reach campsite

Hiking
Check-into your tents, finish evening tea and start on a nature walk

Night:

Campfire
Settle down for a magical campfire session under a billion stars. Savour yummy dinner

Stargazing
Lie on the viewing platform and indulge in DIY stargazing. This would be a DIY activity through app. Download sky-view / sky-map to do stargazing

Day 2
Morning:

Nature Walk
Wake-up, finish tea and go on a nature walk around the campsite

Noon:

Check Out Return from the walk, finish breakfast & check-out from the campsite

Boating
Visit Aanai irangal lake for thrilling jet-boat / boat ride. This would be a self-explore & self-paid activity

Included in the price:
  • Stay in Alpine / Dome camping tents with sleeping bags / blankets & mattresses
  • Welcome drink, Veg/Non-Veg Dinner on Day 1
  • Breakfast, Black tea & Eggs on Day 2
  • Guided Nature Walk 
  • Off-road Jeep Safari to the campsite
  • Campfire 
  • Treetop viewing Platform access 
Important Info

Check-In - 1.00 pm
Check-Out - 11.00 am

Accessible By:
Bikes, Cars & Public Transport (Train + Cab or Bus + Cab)

Best Time to visit:
Throughout the year

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 full refund minus 10% (GST + Service Charge) will be made
  • Refunds if any will be credited to the source account in 7 working days 
  • Kids age bracket 4 - 10 yrs (Below 4 free of cost)

Things To carry:
Original ID Card 
Water bottle and personal medical kit[we will provide only first aid kit]
Cap/ Hat
Trekking Shoes
Torch

Things to Avoid:
Usage of narcotic substances strictly prohibited in the premises 
Avoid the use of plastic
Do not litter in the premises
Carry less luggage (will be convenient while trekking) 
Do not disturb the wild or wild animals

Services available:
Hot and cold drinking water throughout. 
First aid kit

Transporation from Munnar to the base camp could be arranged. 

Campsite Rules
No Littering
Valid ID required
How to get here?
The nearest airport is Kochi which is 120 Kms away. One can take a cab from Kochi to Munnar & it will take close to 3 Hours. The second closest airport is Madurai which is 150 Kms away. A drive to munnar from Madurai takes around 4 hours.
Munnar is well connected by road from Bangalore, Coimbatore, Chennai & Major towns of Kerala. If you are wondering about roads, there is also a newly laid road from Bodimettu (Tamil Nadu) & drive through the road is a dream.
People taking public transport can take a bus to Munnar / Suryanelli / Poopara / Chinnakaanal & from there take our Jeep assistance (at an additional cost).
Theni will be the nearest town to reach this campspot. From Theni we can arrange pickup and drop by 5-seater Car(6,000) by 8-seater SUV(7,000) and 15-Seater Van(12,000)
Map

Exact location to be shared on booking

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