Best Camping Sites In India

If you like the idea of spending a night under the starry sky, singing around a bonfire with your friends, and living out of a backpack for days, then you probably are a born wanderlust and camping is something you just can’t resist. Other than this, camping is the idea of an immersive way to experience the grand outdoors—whether it’s bird-watching, trekking, or just lying back to soak in the views of mother nature with a tent to retreat.

The majestic Himalayas, the vast deserts, valleys and dense jungles of India offer a myriad range of camping destinations. It takes you away from the smog and the chaos of cities to a completely silent and interactive rendezvous with nature. Camping in Indian terrain can be an absolutely mind lifting experience for travelers.

Rishikesh, Uttarakhand



Apart from the soulful pleasure that you feel in the aura of this place, you will have a lot to explore when your feet touch these grounds. Rafting, site seeing old traditional temples, unusual cafes that let you eat almost all famous dishes of different countries will surely be a walk for a couple of days to let your mind feel alive. Plus, camping here amidst great views is an ultimate experience.

Hotel in Rishikesh

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Manali Solang Valley, Himachal Pradesh


solang valley

There are so many offbeat places in Himachal Pradesh. Manali, near Solang Valley is one of them; an ideal place for hiking and camping as it has amazing plantations and open fields where one can put up their cute little tents. It is a safe place to stay in the open area. For those who love the rush of adrenaline; there is no place better than Solang in Kullu Valley to indulge in parachuting, paragliding, skating, and zorbing.

Hotel in Manali

Pushkar, Rajasthan



Pushkar is one of the best tourist as well as camping destinations because of its beautiful lakes, ghats and ancient temples. It is also home to the one and only Brahma temple in the world which makes it a mega tourist destination. There are luxury tents available with air conditioning and bedrooms for the comfort of the campers. You can also enjoy a camel cart ride during your stay.

Arjuna, Goa


arjuna beach

Famous for its scenery and beaches, Arjuna is considered as one of the best camping destinations in Goa. People put up their camps to enjoy nature and the vibrant culture of this party capital. Other than that, there are chapels and flea markets for tourists to explore. With plenty of foreigners hustling in this little beach town, its amazing night life of Goa is a treat to watch out for.

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Sonmarg, J&K



A really beautiful place in Srinagar, camping in Sonmarg is a great experience due to the snowy meadows in the backdrop. Campers can enjoy mountains and their snow blanket and have a leisurely stay in the camps. Sindh Sagar adds to the natural beauty of the place.

Jaisalmer, Rajasthan



Though a remote town in Rajasthan, Jaisalmer is a place most visited in India and certainly never forgotten. Being one of the major tourist destinations of Rajasthan, its breathing sights, massive sandcastle that rise above from the sandy plains, and the typical tradition would surely amaze you when you come here. It has amazing desert camping sites in India.

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Jasleen K.R.

Jasleen K.R.

A Delhi University graduate now seeking to spread my stories to the world. I wish to become a travel writer thus doing the two things I love in this world; travelling and writing.

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