Malvandi Lake Camping | Malavandi Lake Camping

Camping as an outdoor recreational activity encompasses staying overnight in a tent, in the middle of a forest, on the beach, atop a mountain, or nearby a lake. Usually, camping is done away from urban areas, to unplug from the virtual world, stresses, and noise of city life and live in the present. In the great outdoors, you won’t have PCs, tablets, or TVs and you won’t even need or remember them as there’s so much else to do that does not need gadgets. The city dweller won’t comprehend how scanty fresh air is in your daily life until you get an infinite doze of pristine outdoors. When you go camping, you get the astounding fragrance of the alfresco, as well as the aromas of feast roasting over an open fire. There’s something special about preparing food over a campfire, which outdoes cooking at home or eating in a hotel. Plus, nothing beats hot noodles, popcorn, or barbeque made over an open fire. On a camping trip, you will learn how to pitch tents, tie knots, flinch fires, cook a new meal, and much more. When you’re camping, you get an opportunity to connect with nature, experience untamed life, and see the stars away from the vivid lights of the large city.

Try to recollect the last time you slept late without a morning timer to awaken you? On a camping excursion, when you're exploring nature, the solitary morning timers you have are the sun and the twittering of birds. Waking up at the break of dawn with the sun and not by an alarm clock is something you might want to experience at least once in your lifetime. We are definitely sure you’re looking for a camping experience to rejuvenate your weary soul. Treks and Trails have more than 20 locations across Maharashtra which are easily accessible from the cities of Mumbai and Pune. Whether you’re looking for beach camping or lake camping or camping with some adventure activities, Treks and Trails has something for everybody. We will ensure you and your family have the chance to connect with nature and each other while you experience the many benefits of camping in the outdoors with us.

Malvandi Dam Camping Pricing 

  • Kids up to 4 years are free 
  • Rs 550 charge for ( Kids from 5 to 10 year )
  • Rs 1199  charge for rest 

Day One - Malavandi Lake Camping

  • 04:00 pm - Check-in at Malavandi Lake Camps
  • 06:00 pm - Enjoy your tea and snacks, watch the beautiful sunset and explore the campsite
  • 07:30 pm - Barbecue starters will be served to the guest
  • 09:00 pm - Dinner time ( Jain | Veg | Non-Veg)
  • 10:00 pm - Music and Dance, Live Music available on weekends 
  • 12:00 pm - Relax in your tents | Share stories around the campfire | Watch the stars

Day Two - Malvandi Lake Side Camping

  • 07:00 am - Wake up
  • 07:30 am - Watch the sunrise
  • 08:00 am - Breakfast and Tea will be served 
  • 09:00 am - You can play outdoor games 
  • 11:00 am - Check out with happy Memories 


How to register for Malavandi Camps? 

Please click on the enquire now button and fill in your travel date and number of guest to receive the quote and availability 



1 Night 1 Day Available on request
What we'll give/What we won't

What is included in the tour

  1. Evening tea and Snacks | BBQ | Dinner | BF 
  2. Music and Outdoor Games
  3. Two-person sharing tents 

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions 
Frequently Asked Questions

Malvandi Lake Campsite:

Malvandi lake is one of the famous manmade lakes situated in Maval taluka at a distance of 10 kilometers from Kamshet on the old Mumbai- Pune highway. The lake was formed by the nearby waters of the Pawna dam. The quaint and serene Malvandi Lake makes for the picture-perfect destination as it is situated near the hill station of Lonavala. It is the bang on spot for camping and to spend some relaxing time in the company of family and friends. The backwaters of the lake conjure a magnificent vista. Malvandi lake is also a famous destination amongst tourists and nature lovers due to its propinquity to many forts, hills, waterfalls, trekking destinations, and caves. Malvandi lake is surrounded by many historic forts and hills of Maval such as Lohagad, Tung, Tikona, Visapur. One can go for a trek to these mountains, the next morning to add more thrill to your story. Nestled right in the lap of nature, the Malvandi lake is a laid-back destination seamless for indulging in Maharashtra's exquisiteness. This beautiful campsite will also serve as an inspiration for photographers and writers and all the artists out there.

Malavandi Campsite Stay:

A camping trip is incomplete without staying in a tent. Our camp managers will allot you tents according to your group size and requirements. The tents are pitched at a mound opening towards the Malvandi lakefront and mountains. The tents are roomy and cozy with futons, cushions, and blankets to ensure your comfort. If you want to learn to pitch a tent, our camp manager will guide you and you can pitch your tent.

Activities at the Malvandi Lake Campsite:

Now that you’ve booked your much-awaited weekend getaway camping trip, you’re in for a gala time. All the guests at the campsite are greeted with hot pakoras alongside some hot beverages prepared by local people. You can take a walk around and campsite expanse or sit by the lake and skip stones. Trust us, skipping stones is a super fun game that turns quite competitive when you’re playing with your buddies.  You can also play team games like football, volleyball, cricket, and badminton with your squad. If you are not someone who wants to play and sweat it out, get along your favorite book or a musical instrument and sit by the lake to spend the evening away. For all the thrill-seekers out there, we also have provision for Kayaking across the lake.

Awaken the photographer in you by engaging in the landscape as well as candid photography throughout this trip. Malvandi Lake campsite has the best sunset that you will ever get to witness. As the sky changes its colors, it's time to set up the campfire and bring out the grill. Some of you can lend a hand to set up the campfire, while some of you can sharpen your cooking skills by preparing the barbeque. Now, it's time to feast on the hot barbeque by the campfire. The live music at the campsite is going to make your bones dance and urge you to groove with your companions. Barbeque, campfire, and music, that’s what camping trips are made of. The best thing about this camping trip is that you won't realize how time flies away and how you forget about your phone and all the worries of city life. Here, you are living in the present moment, gaining new experiences with your loved ones.

Be prepared to have your taste buds on fire with a hearty dinner consisting of local delicacies cooked by the village people. Post dinner and relaxing a bit, there is a short hike arranged around the campsite in the nearby forest area. After returning from the hike, you decide how do you want to spend the rest of the time. You can wish to lay down in your tent and stargaze or sit by the campfire and share stories.

How to reach the Malavandi campsite:

Malvandi is easily accessible from Mumbai and Pune. You can drive up to the campsite by taking the old Mumbai-Pune Highway. There is also an option of taking a train to Lonavala and traveling to the campsite in a local jeep which can be shared among 8-10 people. A lot of state transport busses also operate via Lonavala, therefore, from the Lonavala railway station you can take a bus and get off at the Pawna Nagar bus stop and walk to the campsite or travel in a jeep.