Overview

Recommended for Age Group 10 - 16 years.

Life Skills Program at Dharamshala promises an exciting and offbeat adventure you can enjoy with your friends this summer. Placed in the lap of the picturesque Himalayas, Dharamshala boasts of spectacular views of the Shivalik, Dhauladhar and Himalayan ranges and is perfect for a summer retreat. Get into the spirit of adventure by trying your hand at rock-climbing, rappelling, multi-vine and more; all under the guidance of professional experts.

Looking for something even more? Learn all about outdoor survival skills that are a must for any avid adventurer, right from the basics like setting up tents and foraging in the woods to advanced skills like terrain navigation. Enter the Adventure mode this summer, with our Life Skills Program at Dharamshala!

SAVE MORE! Book early to get the best airline fares. Avoid the summer rush prices!

Additionally, avail Group Discount of Rs.1,000 per student for a group of 8 students or more.

6 Nights 7 Days 18 Apr, 24 Apr, and 21 May
Highlights
  • A “Students’ Special” departure
  • Ideal for students aged 10 to 16 years
  • Pune to Pune escorted trip
  • Camp Charges inclusive of Air Travel
  • Delhi - Dharamshala - Delhi by AC Volvo Bus.
  • Learn valuable outdoor skills like map reading and navigation based trekking
  • Experience survival camping near the river
  • Adventure activities like rock climbing, rappelling, river crossing and more
  • Outdoor cooking session as a part of survival training
  • Visit the Indru Nag temple to get a glimpses of the local culture
  • Develop team building and coordination skills through fun group activities
  • Sightseeing in Dharamshala : Dharamshala Cricket Stadium, Norbulingka Institute, McLeodganj Monastery and Bazaar
  • Get a taste of the local cuisine through an authentic Tibetan lunch
  • Enjoy an offbeat vacation with your friends
  • Stay in Tents
  • Travel Insurance for every participant
Itinerary

Day 1 : Fly to Delhi airport - Delhi Local Sightseeing - Proceed to Dharamshala
Flight to Delhi. Post lunch, local sightseeing in Delhi till evening. Late evening, proceed to Dharamshala by AC Volvo coach. Lunch and Dinner enroute. Overnight bus journey to Dharamshala.
(Meals : Lunch, Evening Snacks & Dinner)

Day 2 : Reach Dharamshala - Acclimatization trek to the tea gardens
Arrive early morning in Dharamshala and transfer to campsite.
Reach campsite, allocation of tents and time for freshening up, followed by breakfast.
Post lunch, introduction activities and orientation session followed by a short acclimatization trek to the tea gardens. This will help participants adjust to the climate and provide a chance to take in the beautiful surroundings. Get a glimpse of the local culture with a visit the Indru Nag Temple at sunset, an ancient temple constructed by the locals.
Dinner and overnight stay at Dharamshala.
(Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Snacks & Dinner)

Day 3 : Adventure Activities at the campsite
Post breakfast, gear up to enjoy a day full of rope-based adventure activities and team games. Rope adventures will delight the adventure enthusiast in you while team games are a perfect way to develop your coordination skills. Make new friends, discover the leader in you, and build your self-confidence as you participate in these fun activities!
Dinner and overnight stay at Dharamshala.
(Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Snacks & Dinner)

Day 4 : Survival Camping
Learn basic outdoor survival skills that are a must for any outdoor adventurer. The first session is on tent pitching, map-reading, navigation skills, and backpacking. Find out what it takes to survive in the great outdoors and let the explorer in you surface!
Post lunch, leave for outdoor camping. Indulge in outdoor cooking, making imaginative use of the materials on hand. Get into the spirit of your very own outdoor MasterChef challenge! Here you will get a chance to make practical use of the skills learnt in the earlier session. And guess what? You get to pitch your own tents, too!
Dinner and overnight stay at Dharamshala.
(Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Snacks & Dinner)

Day 5 : Trek back to Dharamshala base camp
Post breakfast, it is time for an exciting river-crossing activity. A thrilling experience in itself that is sure to get your adrenaline pumping. Transfer to the campsite by vehicle, a treasure trove of memories and useful outdoor skills in tow. Post lunch, unwind through a round of fun-filled group games at the campsite. 
Dinner and overnight stay at Dharamshala.
(Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Snacks & Dinner)

Day 6 : Local sightseeing and shopping at McLeodganj - Depart for Delhi
Post breakfast, leave for local sightseeing - Dharamshala Cricket Stadium, Norbulingka institute.
After enjoying a Tibetan lunch, utilize the free time to visit Mcleodganj - Monastery & Bazaar. You can also explore the rustic beauty of this Himalayan town as you stroll through the lanes in your leisure time. In the evening, board the Volvo for an overnight travel to Delhi.
(Meals : Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)

Day 7 : Arrival at Delhi and return journey by flight
Arrive in Delhi early morning and transfer to Delhi Airport. Return journey by flight.
(Meals : Breakfast, Lunch)

Camp Charges

Early Bird Camp Fees : Rs.29,400/- + 5% GST per person
(Only for limited seats valid till 06 Jan 2019, applicable to camps travelling by flight.)

Dynamic Camp Fees : Select your departure date to check the best available DCF of the day.
(Dynamic Camp Fees (DCF) will ensure that you get the best airfare at all times. The airfare on the day of your booking will be applied to you. The closer to the camp date you book, the higher will be the airfare.)

Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • Charges for air travel from Mumbai/Pune to Delhi and back.
  • Delhi - Dharamshala and McLeodganj - Delhi journey by AC Volvo coach.
  • All meals starting from lunch on day 1 to lunch on day 7.
  • Tented accommodation at Dharamshala and at riverside camping on multiple sharing basis (separate tents for boys and girls).
  • Charges for all adventure activities mentioned in itinerary.
  • Charges for local sightseeing mentioned in itinerary.
  • Travel Insurance per participant.

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Mineral water bottle / cold drinks / beverages during journey or at campsite.
  • Personal expenditure of any kind (Porterage, Telephone, Laundry, Room service, etc., if applicable).
  • Medical Expenses if any / if incurred.
  • Optional / Add on / Extra activity charges.
  • Expenses that are incurred due to reasons beyond control of the organizers.
  • Any other charges not mentioned in the “Charges Include”.
  • Goods and Services Tax as applicable.
Offers
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- Group of 8 or more & Save Rs 1000
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Why Choose Foliage Outdoors

Experience and Expertise:
With an experience of 18+ years in planning and organizing tours, Foliage Outdoors helps your child have an amazing camping experience.

Safety and Reliability:
Safety, reliability, experience, and attention to detail - the four pillars of Foliage Outdoors that help us plan the best and safest adventures for your child.

Physical and Emotional safety:
Adventures can quickly turn to disasters if the proper safety rules are not maintained. We consider the safety of our participants of paramount importance and have only qualified supervisors, who are trained to handle all physical and emotional upheavals.

Our Instructors and Volunteers:
A great camp begins with a great camp Leader, which is why, we have instructors and volunteers who are knowledgeable and experienced in dealing with various age-groups and situations.

Team capabilities:
A strong, qualified, and professional team trained in medicine and safety protocol accompanies your child. We have a standing ratio of no more than 10 : 1 (Participants : Instructor), to ensure complete safety and comfort of our participants. All our team members undertake refresher course at regular intervals and have hands-on experience in dealing with various situations.

Knowledgeable and Enthusiastic team:
Enthusiatic, knowledgeable, experienced, trained professionals, who genuinely love the great outdoors - that's our team for you!

Lady Instructor or Girl Volunteer:
All our camps have at least one Lady Instructor to take care of all our girl participants

First Aid and Medical back-up facility:
In case of an emergency, our team is trained to provide first aid and CPR. All camps are well-connected to the nearest hospital and some have doctors-on-call as well.

24X7 Assistance and SMS updates:
We send daily SMS updates about your child's camp. Additionally, you can find out about all camp activities by dialing 020-66447777.

Camp Category
Adventure - Students
Age Groups
Students (10 to 16 yrs)
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