Matheran summer adventure 2022

In the serenity of this cool hill station, this camp at Matheran is all about spending time with nature and finding out more about self by means of engaging in different experiences based on nature, hiking, working together with peers and also individually. This program aims at giving a safe space for kids to enable them to enjoy nature at its raw best interspersed with powerful experiences that enable insightful breakthroughs! Designed as a beginners level program, this camp is more focused on making friends with wilderness, getting comfortable with trees, insects, unknown people, managing own self and having fun while going through process and getting ready for bigger outdoor experiences.

matheran summer adventure 2022 - kids SUMMER activities

This program aims at giving a safe space for kids to enable them to enjoy nature at its raw best interspersed with powerful experiences that enable insightful breakthroughs! Your kids can enjoy activities like Swimming, Cooperative Games, Barefoot Walk, Tree Therapy, Magic or a Puppet Show, Treasure Hunt, Fun Games, Trail, Story Telling, Horse Riding, Hiking, Free Play, Campfire, Song, Dance, Wilderness Craft, Wilderness Cooking, Bag Packing, Experience Sharing Circle.

  • Category: Summer Camp | Activities for Kids 2022, suitable for beginners.

  • Duration: 3 Days / 2 Nights

  • Venue: Matheran

  • Address: Matheran, Maharashtra.

  • Date: 15th - 17th May 2022

  • Fees: Rs.9000 per participant.

Pickup Information / Travel Options

  1. You can reach the campsite in your own vehicle. We will be sharing GPS locations and directions/instructions on the WhatsApp group.

  2. Road Journey - Private AC Vehicle

⚠️ Booking closes once slots are sold out.
Book well in advance to avoid missing out.

HIGHLIGHTS OF MATHERAN SUMMER ADVENTURE

  • Small group size enabling personal bonding and vigilance.

  • Practice of Experiential Methodology, thus creating a SAFE Environment for the child to participate and express freely.

  • NO COMPETITION throughout the camp, ensuring the kids feel welcome, and do not feel pressurized emotionally or socially.

  • Kids are actively involved in the decision making and day planning during the camp stays, thus enabling the kids to take charge of their program, and helping them cope with the consequences of their choice.

  • Completely fun and exploration based camps, whilst giving the kids enough time to bond with fellow participants and enjoy FREE PLAY!

DETAILED ITINERARY - MATHERAN SUMMER ADVENTURE 2022

Day 1

The day typically begins with assembling at National Park (First Pick up Spot), Breakfast to happen en-route, Travel to Neral by AC Bus. Transfer in NON AC taxi from Neral to Dasturi Point. 45 min walk from Dasturi to the Hotel. Luggage will be carried by porters. Reach Hotel Ashok and Relax with Welcome juice followed by Room allocation. This will be followed by Orientation, Lunch and Rest. Second half of the day will be spent in guidelines and full value contract amongst the participants. Ensuring the participants feel safe, welcome and at home in this new place. Activities like swimming, cooperative games, barefoot walk, tree therapy are likely to happen on the first day. Lot of time is spent on the kids getting to know each other and getting comfortable with the wilderness around.

The Day ends with dinner followed by Magic or a Puppet Show and early lights out.

Day 2

The day begins by 6:30 am, followed by breakfast and morning rituals. This day will be spent in getting to know the nature around better with the help of our nature experts, a treasure hunt on the theme of Nature at Matheran, Fun Games, Trail, Story Telling. Lunch will be followed by rest and horse riding. Evening time will be spent in hiking to the sunset point / market depending on what the kids decide. Solo time will be an important piece of this day, with dedicated slot allotted for reflective journaling.

Free Play and Chat with Parents will happen in the evening. Campfire, song, dance and sharing after dinner.

Day 3

Early morning wake up followed by morning rituals, and breakfast. Followed by activities like Wilderness Craft, Wilderness Cooking, bag packing, kids leading a round of games, closing ceremony and experience sharing circle. The group will begin their return journey post lunch. Expected time of arrival in Mumbai by 6 – 7pm.

INCLUSIONS

Food: All Meals

Emergency Equipment: Well-stocked First Aid kits.

Accommodation: AC Rooms

Transport: Road Journey - Private AC Vehicle

Activities: Swimming, Cooperative Games, Barefoot Walk, Tree Therapy, Magic or a Puppet Show, Treasure Hunt, Fun Games, Trail, Story Telling, Horse Riding, Hiking, Free Play, Campfire, Song, Dance, Wilderness Craft, Wilderness Cooking, Bag Packing, Experience Sharing Circle.

EXCLUSIONS

  • Any kind of cost which is not mentioned in the inclusion section above.

  • All expenses incurred due to unforeseen and unavoidable circumstances like roadblocks, bad weather.

  • Any medical / Emergency evacuations if required.

THINGS TO CARRY FOR MATHERAN SUMMER CAMP 2022

THINGS TO CARRY - Rajmachi Fireflies Festival 2022:

  • Identity Proof (must)

  • Pair of Clothes (2 Pants & 4 T-shirts), Night Suit, Small Shoulder Bags (Which participants can carry on their backs during Sightseeing and Activity) & Back Pack, Safety Pins, Water Bottle, Handkerchiefs, Napkin, Floaters, Toiletry Pouch, Cap, Sun Screen Lotion, Lip Balm, Cold Cream. Dairy Pen, Towel, Torch, Sunglasses, Swimming Costume, Mosquito Repellent, Sport Shoes.

  • Medicine that you require usually (We do have a basic first aid kit)

  • Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments or carrying precious items.

  • Extra pair of clothes.

Cancellation, Rescheduling & Refund Policy.

  • 90% will be refunded if canceled 15 days (360+ hrs) in advance.

  • 75% will be refunded if canceled 10 days (240+ hrs) in advance.

  • 50% will be refunded if canceled 05 days (120+ hrs) in advance.

  • 0% refund if canceled in less than 05 days (120 hours) of the event date and time.

  • 0% refund if the participant drops out, misses bus pickup, or does not reach the meeting point on the scheduled date and time.

If the event itself gets canceled, you will be given the option to switch to any other event or any other date, Or you can opt for 100% refund. If you need to cancel your current booking and/or reschedule your booking to any other date, it can be done free of cost if the rescheduling request is sent 120 hours prior to the trek. From 0hrs - 120 hours prior to the trek date and time free rescheduling is not permitted. It will be counted as cancellation done in less than 120hours of the event date and time. It's a humble request, please do not give medical reasons, crib, argue or try to blackmail us if you drop out or cancel/reschedule the trek in the last 5days. The basis of the cancelation policy is to protect the participant and the organizers from undue financial losses arising out of unforeseen situations. If the event gets canceled due to the medical/personal emergency of the organising team member, the participants will not have to suffer financial loss. Similarly, if there is a medical/personal emergency at the participant's end, the organizing team will not have to suffer financial loss.