The SpaceThe Camp is a cozy farm house built near Palasambe village in Gaganbawda Taluka, Maharashtra. It is situated at the crest of the Western Ghats. The Camp is a homestay set up in sugarcane fields. It is an initiative to introduce kids and youth to a combination of activities ranging from Nature, Agriculture, Adventure and a glimpse of Rural India. The Camp also welcomes families and groups to visit this scenic place and enjoy a calm and relaxing stay amidst nature. This Home stay can accommodate a group size of 10-15 people with a comfortable stay and delicious local food.
The Camp Activities
The Camp focuses on experiencing outdoors with a range of activities.
3.Fun at Farming
4.Rejuvenate by the River
7.Star Gazing (on request and at extra cost)
8.Visit to sugar factory (on request)
9.Rock climbing and Rappelling (only for group of 10 or more on request and at extra cost) Guest Accessguests can access he entire house and surrounding area except kitchen and store room. Interaction with GuestsAs a host we will be available 24 X 7 The NeighborhoodPlaces of Interest
Palsambe is also known for its unique cave temples in the stream known as Ramling Caves. These monolithic temples are believed to be built by Pandavas overnight. Along with Ganesha statue at the entrance there are 12 shivalingas and it is believed that these represent the 12 Jyotirlingas.
Gaganbavda is 10kms from The Camp - A small village on the crest of Western Ghats which offers a very scenic and picturesque view. This is a wonderful spot for rock climbing and rappelling activities.
Morjai is a highland plateau near Gaganbavda which represents a very unique Sada Ecosystem and harbors amazing biodiversity - especially during and just after monsoons. There is a cave temple of goddess Morjai Devi situated on the plateau. The area around is also known for the good wildlife sightings like Gaurs, Sambar, Barking dear, Snakes and other reptiles, amphibians and occasionally leopards. On the way to Morjai one comes across a hydro electricity plant running on Kumbhi Midium Scale Dam.
4 kms from Palsambe there is small check dam (Pazar Talav) called Vesraf. This place is good for bird watching and activities like rafting and kayaking. Getting AroundDistances from major cities
1. Kolhapur - 55 km
2. Pune - 288 km
3. Vaibhavwadi - 19 km
4. Kankavali - 55 km
5. Mumbai - 450 km
6. Panjim – 170 km
There is a good frequency of state transport buses from Kolhapur, Vaibhavwadi and Kankavli.
Nearest Airport - Goa. Other Things to Note1.The Camp provides you with basic accommodation and simple homemade traditional food.
2.Though consumption of alcohol is allowed, anyone misbehaving in any manner after consumption of alcohol will be forced to leave the premises immediately.
3.Smoking is allowed only at designated spots and we request you to take back your cigarette buds.
4.We respect the local culture and values and expect the same from our guests.