Get ready to celebrate New Year in a whole New way; a peaceful new year party. Stay away from the maddening Crowd, High decibel New Year parties and surrender yourself to the peace and tranquility of the Western Ghats! Dance to the tune of the wind & get high on Nature as you camp under a billion stars at Exoticamp’s New Year Star Party in the Wild – Vagamon Kerala! This New Year celebration in Kerala will give you memories worth remembering.
Camping is an activity that takes you as far away from civilisation & as close to nature as possible. Exoticamp’s New Year Star Party in the wild does exactly that. It takes you right out of your cubicles, hectic city life, mundane routine, puts you right into Nature’s wonderland and rejuvenates you for the New Year ahead. Vagamon, also called the Scotland of Asia is a gorgeous little hill station located in Idukki district of Kerala. With people frequenting even tiniest of the hill stations around us Vagamon comes as a breath of fresh air that still remains untouched.
Offering breathtaking views of the Western Ghats & the valley below wake up within the idyllic serenity of the distant mountains & surreal sight of clouds below you. Situated 1:30 hours away from Kumily, you can spend your new year exploring the nature trails leading to virgin streams or simply relax with a book as you soak-up the fresh mountain air and tranquility of woods. – It’s a paradise for nature lovers.
!!!! Its a pure camping event. No difficult hike or trek involved !!!!!
* NO ALCOHOL / *NO SMOKING
Arrive at Kumily (either by bus or own transportation) in the Morning and board our private Jeep at 9.00. Drive to Camp spot which is about 1.5 hrs away. On arrival, camp briefing is done and post that head straight to a private waterfalls. Enjoy bathing in the ice cold pure mountain water falls as long as you want and savour local Kerala food for lunch. Reach campspot from there (10 mins off- road drive on our vehicle).
Explore the campspot & go on a short hike to the nearby peak (10 mins hike) that offers awesome views of the Camp Spot and the deep valley below.
Come back and settle down for a fantabulous sunset. Set up a campfire and enjoy the warmth of fire on a cold night. Enjoy a fun filled ice breaking session followed by barbeque, dinner & a music and dance session that will go on till 12.00 midnight.
Welcome new year with cake cutting & light fireworks. Settle down for a stargazing session post fireworks. Look up at the sky, lie down and melt into the silence of the mountains. Get back to your tents as and when you wish to.
Wake up to the surreal sight of clouds below you. Post breakfast take a walk through lush green meadows. Soak up the raw beauty of nature and sights & sounds of virgin forest. Enjoy a sumptuous breakfast and head out for a tour of Vagamon. Spot birds, explore nearby waterfalls & meadows. Have lunch on the way and reach Kumily by evening. Indulge in a bit of spice shopping and head back to your respective destinations.
Transportation from Kumily to Camp Spot and Back. (Guests can also use own transportation to reach the camp spot.)
Accommodation on twin sharing basis in portable tents
Lunch & Dinner on Day 1
Breakfast & Lunch on Day 2
blanket & guide charges for the Hikes.
Transportation from chennai to kumily & back