Shivpuri in North Indian state named Uttarakhand is a perfect place for adventure lovers. It is located specifically in Rishikesh.
From Shivpuri camping under skies that are starlit to exciting bonfires to River rafting, it is surely a dream destination for intrepid traveller. The tourist place offers almost more than 30 sites of camping. It include various adventure sports of luxury camps such as paintball, camping, white water rafting on the Ganga river, bungee jumping, bonfire, flying fox, Rock climbing, beach volleyball, trekking activities and rappelling. Inverse yourself in numerous such activities as you make a plan of camping in Shivpuri.
Best time for Shivpuri camping
The best time for Shivpuri camping in Rishikesh is from late September to the middle of November. You can also plan the camping from early March to the period of early May.
Is it safe?
Rishikesh is certainly one of the best and safest places to camp. The tourism bodies and local government have maintained very well the environment and dignity in the place. However, you should always take all precautions which are absolutely necessary wherever you will be camping. You also must check the local travel advisory.
Shivpuri is around 19 kilometres away from Rishikesh if you go by road. It stands on the way that goes along the National Highway, that passes to Patisira from Rishikesh. If you are going from famous Laxman Jhula, it will be around sixteen kilometres away from there. For the camping, the things which you need to carry are sweatshirts, warm clothing, sunglasses, lip balm and sunscreen lotion, river shoes or sneakers, extra plastic bags, waterproof camera and a towel.
How to reach?
Dehradun is the nearest airport for going to Shivpuri. From most of cities in India, you can get flights from Dehradun. It is located on banks of Ganga river and you will find taxi services available too to Shivpuri from Dehradun airport.
Shivpuri beach camp
It is one of the famous beach camps located in Shivpuri. It offers river rafting facilities and camping. It is located near sand beach that is very clean and white and looks mesmerizing to the visitors who experience immense joy here. It provides a picturesque location at the foothill of Himalaya just across the Ganga river. With thrilling activities including campfire, you can enjoy nature at the purest of forms on the river shore.
The camps provide visitors accommodation in the tents on triple or double sharing basis. For one night, the estimated price starts from 2000 Indian rupees plus GST for one person. You can indulge in tons of adventure activities such as beach camping, river rafting, mountaineering, Jungle walks and Jungle trekking. The food served here is purely vegetarian and it is served in buffet for dinner and lunch. Your breakfast will include coffee, hot tea, bread, fresh jam and butter. You can also enjoy hot beverages with local snacks and bakery every evening. Other camp facilities include travel desk, daily evening bonfire, doctor on call, hygienic washroom with running water, riverside guided trek and so on.