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Next Summer,

You'd ask for Some More!

Holidays are at your door. Usher in and take them to the next level teeming with
fun, adventure and learning. The Kalypso summer camp in cloud-capped Munnar
lets you explore your wild side and rewards you with surprising discoveries.
so take off your brainy specs and put on your trekking boots.
It's time to come of age and stay young forever!

Register Here

Dates:

Summer Camp 1 : 2-Apr to 5-Apr
Summer Camp 2 : 23-Apr to 26-Apr
Summer Camp 3 : 7-May to 10-May
Summer Camp 4: 21-May to 24 May

Age: 12 to 17 years

Location: Kalypso Camp, Munnar

 
 

Adventure Camp - 4 Days

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.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Team Games
  • Rope Skills
  • Trekking
  • Rafting & Camping

Wilderness Camp Dates : 13 April to 16 April 

Age Group:15-20 years

Location:  Munnar

 

Wilderness Camp - 4 Days

Our wilderness camping programme 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.

highlights

  • Outdoor Living
  • Backpacking
  • Map Reading

 

  • Wilderness Camping
  • First Aid Skills
  • Rappelling & River Crossing

Age Group: 15-20 years
Cost: INR 7500 per person
Location: Kalypso Camp, Munnar

FAQ

What is the weather at Munnar?

During the day it is usually quite warm with a temperature of about 32 Degrees Celsius, but it gets cold in the night with a temperature of 12 Degrees Celsius. 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 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 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
  • Raft building
  • Camp Fire
  • Nature Trail Walk
  • Rope skills
  • Teambuilding and Leadership Activities
  • Wilderness First Aid
  • A lot of fun and interactive games

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

For our camp at Suryanelli, 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?

Yes.

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?

Yes.

Where exactly is the Camp located?

The camp is located in Suryanelli, Munnar.

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

Safety

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 18 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+ 91(0)484 209 2280,
401 2700 (09:30 - 17:00 IST weekdays)
General Enquiries/Sales: +919446005067(Anna)
GM, Adventure Travel: +91 9446005066 (Vishal)
Or e-mail us on: inbound@kalypsoadventures.com