LetsCampOut! Monsoon Weekend Getaway For Mumbaikers

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If you are bored of mundane city life and want to get away from the noisy, polluted and over-populated world then your brain and body are badly asking for a change! For a rejuvenated and refreshing experience in the lap of nature, here is a perfect place where your soul will find solace in nature’s embrace!

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For Mumbaikers, LetsCampOut at Sabharwal Farms is a perfect weekend getaway without any doubt. Located a few kilometers from Khopoli, the site is set amid lush green hills overlooking the clear blue waters of lake Kalote.

Where

Letscampout Sabharwal Farms,

410203 Khopoli

Ideal For

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The site is ideal for people who want to take the weekend off away from hustle-bustle of the city. If you are a nature lover, if you love camping and if you seek tranquility then this definitely is a place for you.

About The Property?

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Located beside the picturesque Kalote Lake, the Sabharwal Farms are ornamented by green carpet of thick foliage. A heaven on earth for nature lovers, the site is nestled amidst the majestic Sahyadri ranges adding more charm to its overall beauty. During monsoon the property comes to its full bloom with wild flowers, exotic fauna and a nearby waterfall.

You get to stay in weather-proof tents with airbeds for your utmost comfort. There are clean and hygienic wooden toilets equipped with commode and health faucet.

Food

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Monsoon feels much better with tea and some hot pakoras for breakfast. The dinner cannot be more delicious if you get barbecue paneer and chicken with rotis and vegetable curry. Well, that’s exactly what your menu will be like when you are at the site.

Ideal Time to Go

Monsoon is the best time to visit the site when the entire surroundings are in full bloom. The hills are enveloped with mist while light drizzling make the stay better.

Getting There?

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The best way to get to the farms from Mumbai and Pune is a road trip! Get your car ready and drive your way and if it’s monsoon rains will accompany you too. From Mumbai, it’s just a two hours drive via Bengaluru-Mumbai Highway.

It’s a two-hour drive from Pune to Lake Kalote via the Pune-Mumbai Highway.

Cost

Price: ₹2,500 {plus 5% tax}/per person

What To Do

Boating At Kalote Lake

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Kalote Lake is perfect for boating plus it’s the nearest so you can hop on a boat and just enjoy the natural beauty while paddling around.

Outdoor Sports

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Guests may also indulge in outdoor sports on the lush green lawns. Volleyball is one of the favourite sport among guests here.

Trekking & Kayaking

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There are various trekking trails around the site where you may entertain the adventure junkie in you. One of the options is an hour-long trek alongside river Ulhas. You may also go for a supervised Kayaking set up by the team.

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