Kaafila Camps

Central India, India

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  • Discover some of the most wild and beautiful landscapes in India

  • Pass by magical forts and untouched palaces off the beaten track

  • Each tent is beautifully styled in bright fabrics and features a spacious bathroom

  • Enjoy dinner around the campfire learning about the history of the area

  • This way of camping is simple but allows guests to totally immerse themselves in a nomadic traveling experience

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In central India the camp is open from November to February when the weather is warm and dry. From June to August guests can camp in the region of Ladakh, a barren yet beautiful region located in the north Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir.

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Voyage through some of the most remote and beautiful parts of India with Kaafila Camps. Truly experiential luxury, adventurers will be taken off the beaten track to uncover the brooding forts, untouched palaces and dramatic mountain ranges of India.

Unlike most mobile camps, Kaafila will take you on a journey through some of the most wild and remote parts of this fascinating country. Traveling without boundaries, your nomadic voyage will take you through a treasure trove of mountainous scenery - vast, rugged and stunningly beautiful.

The mission of Kaafila is simple and lies in its mobility, allowing its intrepid guests the freedom to explore India's Terra Incognita. The camps are comfortable and luxurious but the aim is to provide exclusive access to remote locations; so much more than a glamping experience. In particular, the Baghelkhand region of central India is a hidden gem waiting to be explored. Discover the fortress city of Kalinjar and the rugged Vindhya Hills beyond. Located close to Khuajuraho, Kalinjar Fort once served as a stronghold during the Bundekhand and Chandela dynasties.

The tents are furnished in traditional Indian textiles, designed to ensure a comfortable stay throughout your journey. During the day enjoy a combination of walking, cycling and driving through the varying landscapes of your expedition. A hearty evening meal around the campfire swapping stories and anecdotes makes for an unforgettable end to the day.

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There are usually four tents at any Kaafila Camp, but each trip is tailored to the number of guests traveling. There's no need to compromise on comfort here; beds with high quality mattresses and bedding are provided along with en suite bathrooms. 


Children are welcome at Kaafila Camps but we believe this experience is better suited to adults with an interest in trekking and the ancient history of India.


All meals at Kaafila Camps are included in your booking. This includes tea and coffee during the day and alcoholic beverages. Enjoy a G&T watching the sun go down, a perfect way to end a day exploring. Food is prepared to a high standard and guests can expect an array of Indian and continental dishes.


Discover the dramatic remains of historic fortresses and dramatic landscapes during your time with Kaafila Camps. Your guide will take you on different walks throughout the day based on nature, geology, going at a steady pace depending on your fitness level. You will also get the chance to visit local villages where you can immerse yourself in the everyday life of the local people.

Vacation Ideas

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    from $12400 pp 13 nights

    • Combining central parks with stays in Delhi and Varanasi, this is a great itinerary for second-time visitors to India
    • Expert guiding throughout, your hosts will provide insider knowledge and ensure you have an authentic experience throughout
    • Chance to get off the beaten track and to truly immerse in some of the most exotic and spectacular landscapes in India.

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Central India, India

The beauty of Kaafila is that you can discover some extraordinary locations in India. Each expedition is unique, but in general they operate in central India from November to February and in the region of Ladakh from June to August.

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