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Kalypso Camp, Suryanelli  |  Cost: INR 7500 per person
Summer Camp 1 : 11 Apr to 14 Apr 19
Summer Camp 2 : 17 Apr to 20 Apr 19
Summer Camp 3 : 6 May to 11 May 19
Summer Camp 4: 23 May to 26 May 19
Summer Camp 5: 24 June to 27 June 19

Vagamon  |  Cost: INR 8500 per person
22 Apr to 25 Apr

Wayanad   |   Cost: INR 9500 per person
13 May to 16 May

 AGE: 12 to 17 years

Summer Adventure Camp

The original and always popular – our adventure activity list is as endless as the adventure needs of a young mind, this year with new destinations. So challenge yourselves while you trek, camp, and zip-line with us.

Spending a summer away from home and school offers students an incredible opportunity to gain independence while learning new skills and exploring the world outside their routine.

Our Adventure camp provides rare experience that can transform the outlook of young students about life. The camp is ‘Adventure all the way’ from living in tents to Rough terrain trek, Raft Building, and Rappelling. Team based outdoor problem solving games enhance the fun element and instills considerable knowledge.


  • Trekking and Camping
  • Rafting
  • Treasure Hunt
  • River Crossing, Zip Line & Archery
  • Obstacle Course
  • Team Building Games
  • Camp Fire and Entertainment Night



Location: Hornbill Camp, Thattekkad

Cost: INR 7500 per person

25 Apr - 27 Apr 19
17 May - 19 May 19

Age Group: 14+




Cycling and Nature Camp

Learn to love nature – from cycling the less-travelled trails of the lowland forests to exploring nature at its pristine best in the birding hotspot of Thattekad, this is a summer camp experience to treasure.

Join us this summer for our three day cycling and nature camp. The participants will learn the fundamentals of mountain biking in a social and energized environment while exploring some of our fabulous local trekking as well as cycling trails. Participants learn about choosing a mountain bike, basic cycling mechanics, use of gears, how to ride safely and maintain the bikes in a supportive, hands-on environment.

Our camps are coached by professionally-certified mountain bike instructors who are passionate about riding and helping young riders develop their skills in a fun environment.


  • Rainforest Cycling & Trekking
  • Birdwatching with expert
  • Plantation Walks / Kayaking
  • Mechanics of a Mountain Bike
  • Basic Maintenance and Repair
  • Mountain biking technique




Location: Suryanelli

Cost: INR 9500 per person

Camp Dates :
27 April to 30 April
03 May to 06 May

Age Group:16-19 years




Rainforest Expedition

Gear up to trek and camp in the one of the unique ecological hotspot of western ghats. Learn about the vast variety of flora and fauna with our experts. See and feel nature at its best...

Rainforest Expedition Camp is a hands-on introduction to the skills and knowledge necessary to live through a short-term wilderness survival situation.

Campers will gain in-depth experience in basic wilderness first aid, back country camping, hiking, river crossing, rappelling and for doing some of the elements on our ropes course. Campers will also have the opportunity to learn shelter-building and survival skills. You will also learn map and compass orienteering skills as you trek through the famed Butterfly forest at Papathy Shola, the famous Mathikettan Shola National Park and through the mountain ridges at Chaturangapara


  • Outdoor Living
  • Backpacking
  • Map Reading
  • Wilderness Camping
  • First Aid Skills
  • Rappelling & River Crossing






kayaking beginners camp

Location: Kalypso Camp, Suryanelli

Cost: INR 8500 per person

30 April to 3 May
20 May to 23 May

AGE: 14 to 17 years



Creative Learning Camp

When adventure goes beyond action – get up close and personal with the flora and fauna of the Western Ghats this summer. Rev up the creative side of your brain with curious sessions for outdoor photography and filmography, fine art, theatre and introduction to outdoors and nature.

These spots will have an exciting combination of beautiful outdoors, nature treks, and bumpy challenging travel in rugged 4x4 vehicles, birding excursions and finally settling down in comfortable permanent tented camps right in the middle of wild reserve forests.


  • Trekking and Camping
  • Photography and Filmography
  • Fine Art
  • Theatre
  • Creative Team Games
  • Nature Art Installation
  • Camp Fire and Entertainment Night




What is the weather at destinations?

During the day, it is usually quite warm with a temperature of about 32 Degrees Celsius, but its gets cold in the night. The temperature may drop to 12 Degrees Celsius (in the hills). There are chances of rain showers in the evenings.

What kind of clothes to bring?

Comfortable and light clothes such as loose pants, shorts with t-shirts etc are advisable. A sweater and a windcheater are necessary. Comfortable shoes are a must. Tennis shoes or any other sort of close toed shoes which have good traction is also fine. No sandals or dress shoes or heels.

What are the basic items which they will need to bring?

  • Change of clothes
  • Thick cotton/ woolen socks
  • Cap
  • Sweater
  • Windcheater/Jacket
  • Rucksack/Tote/Small bag- Compulsory
  • Outdoor shoes/ sneakers – Compulsory
  • Torch - Compulsory
  • Water bottle – Compulsory
  • Bathroom slippers
  • Bath & Hand towel
  • Bed Sheet
  • Tooth brush/Paste
  • Bath soap
  • Shampoo sachet
  • Moisturizer/cold cream
  • Sun screen lotion
  • Insect repellent
  • Portable acoustic or wind musical instruments (Optional)
  • Any medication that you are taking/ may need

Are electronic devices (phone/ mp3/ psp/ I- pad etc) allowed?

No, electronic devices are not allowed.

Are the activities safe?

At the Kalypso's Natventure Camp, safety is a guaranteed factor. Through our experience over the last 14 years in leading groups for expeditions and conducting youth camps, Kalypso has the capability to prevent hazards and handle situations. We are recognized internationally for our safety standards, but Safety is everyone’s concern.

What activities will the students be doing? 

  • Trekking & Camping
  • Raft Building
  • Teambuilding Games & Leadership Activities
  • Nature Trail Walk
  • Wilderness First Aid
  • River Crossing & Zip Line
  • Wilderness First Aid
  • Archery
  • Scavenger Hunt 
  • Rope Skills 
  • Photography 
  • Fine Arts 
  • Cooking 
  • Camp Fire & Cultural Night
  • Kayaking 
  • Cycling 
  • Bird Watching
  • A lot of fun and interactive games

What happens if the student falls ill or has an accident?

For our camp at Suryanelli (Munnar), the Harrisons Malayalam Hospital is at 15 minutes drive. For other locations, we ascertain the information of nearest hospitals.

Are the staff competent and experienced?

Yes, they are well trained to handle any situation.

What kind of food will be served?

Indian food will be served which includes both Veg and Non- Veg.

What about drinking water?

Enough quantity of safe bottled water will be available throughout the duration camp.

What kind of food will be served?

Indian food will be served which includes both Veg and Non- Veg.

What is the accommodation like?

The students will be staying in cottage tents with groundsheets and sleeping bags.

Are there fixed toilets with hot water?

Yes, there are fixed toilets with WC’s. Hot water is available in the bathrooms.

Will there be separate toilets for boys and girls?


How many people will be in one tent?

One tent can accommodate 4-5 people.

Can the students choose to be in the same tents as their friends?

No, we will be allocating the tent share on a random basis.

Will there be separate tents for boys and girls?


Where are the Camp located?

The camp is located in Munnar, Wayand, Vagamon, Thattekkad and Alleppey. Pinpoint location will be updated at time of registration.

What is the camper to staff ratio?

There will be one staff per five campers.

My child has allergies. How do you accommodate his/her diet?

Please share the details of the allergies (medical/ food), we will take the appropriate measures.

Is transportation provided to the camp and back?

Yes transportation can be provided from Cochin to Munnar and back. There will be extra transportation charges depending on the number of students. Approx. Rs. 1000/- pp


Through our experience over the last 18 years in leading groups for expeditions and conducting youth camps, Kalypso has the capability to prevent hazards and handle situations. We are recognized internationally for our safety standards.

At Kalypso, we give utmost priority to safety. Our Instructors and group leaders take you through the complete course keeping all the necessary precautions in place. All group leaders and instructors have been certified from renowned institutes and carry years of experience. Creating a safe environment is our main aim and every instructor goes through rigorous training to be able to handle any challenging situation. Every safety procedure is diligently followed to allow a safe and fun experience for the children. Before the start of each activity, a proper safety briefing session is organised for all the participants. Each participant gets gears that are needed for safe completion of the activities.


About Us

Kalypso Adventures is a 19 year old travel company specialized in adventure activities and nature tours. Kalypso Adventures was conceptualized by two Naval Commanders, Cdr. Thomas, a nature lover and Cdr. Samuel, an adventure enthusiast. Our team includes mountaineers with advance certifications, wilderness first responders and outdoor experts. We are specialized in handling highly complex tasks including organizing camping across the country, leading large cycling groups and (taking groups for) in conducting trekking expeditions.

Our student camp programmes provides a great exposure for the young generation to the outdoors. The programs are designed for children to experience nature and outdoor sports with the safe supervision of experienced outdoor instructors. We have a 1: 5, staff to student ratio and each activity would be conducted by experts in the particular fields.

Contact Us

Tel:(Fixed Phone): + 91(0)484 209 2280, 401 2700
(10:00 - 17:00 IST weekdays)
General Enquiries: +919446005067(Anna)
GM, Adventure Travel: +91 9446005066 (Vishal)
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