Overview

Recommended for Age Group 10 - 16 years.

What do you get when you add an adventurous twist to a great travel destination? Life Skills Program at Shimla, of course!

For all the offbeat explorers who crave for an adrenaline rush of adventure without a lot of hiking involved, Life Skills Program at Shimla is perfect for you. Try your hand at exciting activities like rappelling, rock climbing, ziplining, and more. Trek through meandering forests to the Qualiya peak and soak in the beautiful 360-degree vistas it has to offer. This program is very different from all our other adventure camps, because it focuses on teaching survival skills in nature to all our participants.
From exciting adventure activities to survival training sessions to an outdoor cooking session, the Life Skills Program at Shimla offers something for everyone!

Safety is of paramount importance to us. All adventure activities are conducted under the watchful eyes of qualified, trained and experienced instructors. We maintain Participants : Leaders ratio of 10:1 or better. We ensure that a lady instructor / girl volunteer is part of the team of all our students' camps.

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 26 Mar, 04 Apr, 16 Apr, and more
Highlights
  • A “Students’ Special” departure
  • Pune to Pune escorted trip
  • Delhi - Shimla - Delhi AC Volvo Travel
  • Exciting adventure activities like Rappelling, Rock Climbing & Zipline, etc.
  • Detailed training sessions on survival skills in nature
  • Hands-on experience in pitching tents, handling navigational instruments, map reading and backpacking, from a trekker’s perspective
  • Campsite nestled in apple orchard.
  • Trek to Qualiya peak to view amazing Himalayan vistas stretching all around
  • Visit to Mall road in Shimla for a spot of shopping
  • Stay in tents with attached toilets
  • Travel Insurance for every participant
Itinerary

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

Day 2 : Shimla - Orientation and acclimatization trek
Arrive early morning in Shimla and transfer to campsite by private vehicles (1.5 hrs drive). Reach campsite, allocation of tents and freshen-up, followed by breakfast. Get introduced to your fellow campers. Post lunch, leave for acclimatization trek, where you get your first glimpse of the majestic Himalayas, from up close.
Dinner and overnight stay at Campsite.
(Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Snacks & Dinner)

Day 3 : Qualiya Peak Summit (7,040 Ft.)- Adventure Activities
Early morning wake up call. Post breakfast, head out on a trek to the Qualiya peak, journeying  through dense pine forests. Reach the summit and feast your eyes on the exhilarating 360-degree view of the surroundings. Enjoy a packed lunch atop the Qualiya peak. Post lunch, enjoy the thrill of adventure activities like rock climbing, rappelling, zip-lining, etc., under the expert guidance of professionals.
Dinner and overnight stay at Campsite.
(Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Snacks & Dinner)

Day 4 : Survival-skills training
Half-day session on tent pitching, map-reading, navigation skills, and backpacking. Post lunch, apply the skills learnt in the morning on a trek and get a taste of survival camping in the great outdoors. After setting up the campsite, bring out the MasterChef within you and try your hand at tasty dishes in an outdoor cooking session.
Dinner and overnight stay at Campsite.
(Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Snacks & Dinner)

Day 5 : Local sightseeing and shopping
Post breakfast, return to the campsite and freshen-up. After enjoying an early lunch, leave to explore the colorful markets of Shimla for some shopping. Return to the campsite in time for dinner.
Dinner and overnight stay at Campsite.
(Meals : Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)

Day 6 : Adventure Activities - Depart for Delhi
Post breakfast, enjoy a set of innovative adventure activities like Burma Bridge, Multi-vine and Parallel Traverse until lunch. An early dinner, followed by check out from the campsite. Drive to Shimla Mall road to board Volvo for an overnight travel to Delhi.
(Meals : Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)

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

Camp Charges

Early Bird Camp Fees : Rs.29,800/- + 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 - Shimla - Delhi travel by AC Volvo coach.
  • All meals starting from lunch on day 1 to lunch on day 7.
  • Accommodation in tents at Shimla campsite and at mountain campsite on multiple sharing basis.
    (Separate tents for boys and girls).
  • Charges for all the adventure activities mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Shimla Mall Road Visit.
  • Travel Insurance for every participant.

 

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Mineral water / cold drinks / beverages during journey or at the 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 “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)
Dynamic Fee
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