The Best Vagamon Camping 2021 One of the crowning jewels of Kerala, Vagamon is a quaint little hill town tucked away amongst the most scenic settings the state has to offer. Covered in a perpetual shroud of mist, Vagamon camping offers the perfect combination of rolling green hills, wide-open meadows, and an enchanting mysticism that can only be appreciated when experienced first-hand.
With the new normal being the norm, this Vagamon itinerary has been designed for both first-time visitors as well as ardent adventure-seekers with one simple goal in mind – to unwind and take things slow. From hiking up her gentle slopes while taking in the breathtaking views of the Vagamon hills to wandering carefree amidst a forest of pine trees or camping out under the wide-open skies with nothing but the crackling sounds of your campfire for company, this two-day Vagamon itinerary is the solution you’ve been looking for to destress the body and mind from the chaos of the outside world.
An overnight bus journey of 300 km commences from Bangalore to Kerala. We shall have a brief orientation followed by a fun-filled ice-breaking session where you will get to know your fellow trekkers better.
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Homestay | (Seperate rooms for men and women)
We begin our journey towards the sloping hills of Vagamon at 9 AM from Cochin. Our trek leads will soon get to work turning the group into the most fun bunch of strangers turned friends. And before you know it we would be making our way amidst sprawling tea plantations and meandering roads into the hills of Vagamon.
Vagamon Meadows: We’ll be taking it slow on Day 1 as you explore the misty Vagamon meadows at your own pace. Rest assured, no matter how many times you’ve seen these beautiful hills, they never fail to mesmerize you. With the cold breeze tickling your senses, wander along her gentle slopes or simply watch the clouds roll over these pristine hills in complete tranquillity.
Vagamon Pine Forest: Literally ‘walk into the woods at Vagamon’s very own Pine Valley. With trees as tall as the skies, lose yourself in this real-life wonderland. Spend the rest of the afternoon soaking in the myriad of sights and hues Vagamon has to offer before slowly making our way to the campsite.
Vagamon Camping: Our Vagamon camping experience offers complete serenity for those seeking to find bliss amidst nature. Located at Urumbikkara Hills, this is the perfect place to explore the more offbeat sides of Vagamon. The tea plantations surrounding the camp combined with the numerous forest trails and hiking opportunities make this a favourite amongst nature lovers and adventure junkies alike.
Enjoy a sumptuous dinner and settle down for the night under the starry skies. Keep yourselves warm huddled up around the campfire and spend the night inside your cosy tents. This night spent camping at Vagamon will definitely be etched on your memory for a long time to come.
Wake up to nature surrounding you in full splendour. Take in the morning hues and experience the chilly breeze running shivers across your body. Spend the morning exploring all the hidden wonders this campsite has to offer and simply take things slow.
Discover a Hidden Waterfall: After a hearty and traditional Kerala breakfast, we bid adieu to our campsite and make our way toward a hidden waterfall. We won’t be disclosing much about the waterfall apart from the fact that it is guaranteed to leave you in awe. Let your imaginations run wild because rest assured, the first sight of the waterfall will surpass them all.
Kurisumala Hill-Top Hike: Kurisumala (Cross-Hill). With a series of Christian crosses leading up to an ancient church atop the hill, this is a relatively easy hike that offers breathtaking views from atop. Panoramic views of the Vagamon valley below combined with gushing winds at the peak are bound to feed your appetite for adventure and make you wish you never had to leave the place.
Vagamon has no dearth of places to explore and experience. Provided time permits we shall be moving on towards other local sightseeing options around Vagamon on both days. Our experienced trek leads shall make the final call regarding the same.
For those of you who’ve only dreamt of visiting Vagamon, this trip will be the perfect introduction to its magical valleys and mist-clad hills. And for those who’ve already experienced her charm, this Vagamon camping trip with Plan The Unplanned will be the perfect escape you’ve been looking for to unwind and recharge your batteries. Either way, rest assured that you will go back with treasured moments from her enchanting hills.
>Consumption of alcohol, intoxicants, and smoking would not be tolerated during the entire course of the journey and the trek. Kindly co-operate with us to make the experience more fun
>Do not expect any luxuries on the trip. The locations that we host are in remote places and we do our best to arrange the basic facilities. The goal is to be outdoors
>The Food that shall be provided will be Basic Veg Food. We do not serve Non-Veg Food.
>Put Litter in its place, do not trash your travel
>Plan The Unplanned shall not be responsible for any of your belongings, valuables, jewelry, etc. Kindly do take care
>In the case of traffic delays or breakdowns, expect a little delay in reaching the destination.