Published On: Tue, Jul 19th, 2016

5 Places for camping in India


Most of you have the longing to spend your vacations outdoor and near nature. If you like spending a night under the glittery sky, singing around a bonfire with your buddies, and living out of a backpack for days then you almost certainly adore camping. There is no good or immersive way to practice the impressive outdoors—whether it is bird-watching, trekking, or simply lying back to soak in the sights than by residing in a tent. There is no lack of locations in India where you can encamp.

Here is a list of the very best spots.



In the buttes of the Himalayas, Rishikesh magnetizes rafting aficionados from crosswise the country who hit the torrents on the Ganga and camp on the water’s edge. Recently, though, there are scores of travelers who approach here just for the practice of residing by the edges of the river. There are exactly overabundances of campsites which ascend each year in the summer months and furnish to all budgets.



If you are going to Leh from Manali by highway, then Sarchu is the main stop peak in your voyage. Hovering at an altitude of 4,290 meters, the campsite is situated 222 kilometers far from Manali and set with essential facilities. There is no phone network in Sarchu which as well marks the beginning spot for a challenging hike into the Zanskar area.

Jim Corbett National Park


Envisage rising up to the hums of birds cheeping by your window, and drowsy off in the night with cooing of owls. There are numerous hotels and resorts in and around Jim Corbett National Park that bid tented lodging to provide travelers a much genuine experience of residing in the wild.

Chandra Taal Lake


Situated at an altitude of 4,300 meters in Lahual and Spiti valley (in Himachal Pradesh), Chandra Taal Lake took its title from its semi-circular form. Though pitching tents right on the edges of the lake are no longer allowable, there are a number of campsites in virtual proximity. Height illness is a reason which should be kept in mind while camping here and is not directed for asthma and heart patients. The best time to net camp here is all through the summer months. Pastures on the edges of the lake are carpeted with diverse types of flowers, all through spring.



Jaisalmer has a group of mid-range and comfort camping spots which bid all desert camping practice with camel rides, cultural performances by the neighboring and co. departs devoid of stating that the winter months are the merely time you must keep in mind going here.


About the Author

Sidra Muntaha

- Sidra Tul Muntaha is a journalist (MA-Mass Communication and M.Phil in Mass Communication) based in Lahore. She is working as an editor at fashion, style and entertainment in the section of the Kooza. She writes fashion and entertainment articles for The Kooza News.

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