“Camping will lead you to lovely woods and let you explore, dream and discover nature’s wilderness.”
If this holiday season, you wish to relax in the lap of nature and want to enjoy in the wilderness, then camping sounds to be one of the best ideas especially in the little town of Darjeeling.
With the scenic environs and serene atmosphere, Darjeeling provides several escapes from the chaotic city life. The thrilling and beautiful Himalayan ranges offer a perfect setup for camping. Hence, camping tours in Darjeeling will surely attract you to explore nature.
Ideal time for camping
Though the weather of Darjeeling is unmatchable with any other destinations in Northeast India, yet winter season is the best time fo camping in Darjeeling.
Best time: November to January
Best sites for a thrilling camping experience
The most beautiful moment in a journey happens unexpectedly. Camping is also a part of it where you can come too close to nature like never before.
Here are some of the sites you can camp during your tour.
Considered as the highest hill, Tiger Hill is the best place for camping in Darjeeling. And guess what? You can enjoy a bonfire with your friends with a majestic Kanchenjunga site at the backdrop. It also gives you the much-needed peace and solace to fulfill your mind and soul.
River Rafting with camping is the best to experience in Triveni Teesta. The pleasant sound of the flowing water, hearing the chirping of birds will be a lifetime experience in itself. Being a place where river Rangit and Teesta meet, this river does offer a wonderful camping experience.
Sandakphu and Singalila Range:
We know that one cannot let go of the experience of camping as you trek to Sandakphu and Singalila route. You may not get the comfort of a hotel but spending nights with nature will be a lifetime experience. However, there are few camping areas where you can do camping with wildlife to look for.
Important tips for camping
When you go out for camping, there are a few tips which you need to remember.
- Maintain Hygiene
- Carry a survival kit
- Beware of getting lost
- Avoid bugs
- Leave nothing at the campsite
- A sleeping bag is a must
- Find a shelter before sunset
Essentials to carry while camping
Just planning is not enough. You must also make a list of all the items you need to carry on a camping trip.
- Sleeping bag
- Head Lamp
- Bug spray
- First Aid kit
Be sure to get up early and sit back to enjoy nature’s magic in Darjeeling. Experience the whole enjoyment of camping tours in Darjeeling! Happy Camping to you!