Camping and Trekking in Bharuch

The fun of trekking and Camping is fantastic and if you are in a group, then it becomes even more memorable. Trekking is meant for people who love challenges in their life. You get a chance to explore nature at its best while you are camping and trekking. Gujrat is a beautiful state covered with deciduous forest in certain areas which is an ideal site to camp and trek. Gujrat Tourism department are themselves arranging for trek and camps at the sites given below. So if you are in Bharuch, seeking some adventure and fun, then these are the places to go.

Camping and Trekking in Bharuch

You can camp and trek at the below place near Bharuch

Vishal Khadi Eco Campsite

This Campsite is located about 85 kms from Bharuch and about 20 km from Rajpipla on Rajpipla-Netrang road. This campsite is surrounded by three forest areas, which are Dediyapada forest area, Dang forest area and Karjan forest area. It also has river valleys and fertile agricultural plains all around the campsite. You can enjoy the nature in this campsite as it is in midst of three beautiful forest areas. You can enjoy boating in the nearby Karjar River.

Camping and Trekking in Bharuch


There are State Transport buses which are available from Rajpipla to reach this place in morning. Other means by which you can reach this place is jeeps or sharing auto rickshaws.

Facilities at Vishal - Khadi campsite :

  • 4 Cottages which has a attached bath & toilet
  • 5 Tented Accommodations along with separate bath & toilet facilities
  • Kitchen & Dining separate rooms
  • Orientation Centre
  • Availability of Veg and Non Veg food on request by the Eco Tourism Committee
  • An area separately meant for Campfire

Kanjeta Eco Campsite

Kanjeta eco campsite is located at a distance of 299kms from Bharuch in the Dahod district of Central Gujarat. This campsite located in the Ratanmahal Sloth Bear Sanctuary. You will be able to see rich variety of diverse flora and fauna around this campsite.

Your camping will be a success if you are able to site a  sloth bear. Also other species like porcupines , panthers, civets, honey badgers,jackals, jungle cats, foxes, hyenas,  etc can also be seen. Camping in this place may also help in siting various avifauna like black headed oriole , paradise fly catcher, treepies, racket tailed drongos, white bellied drongos, etc  alongwith a  variety of reptiles.This sanctuary is also the place of  origination of river Panam which adds to the beauty of this sanctuary. There are machans in this campsite from where you can have a view of the wild life and the scenic sanctuary at the same time.

Facilities available at the campsite:

  • 3 Cottages which has a attached bath & toilet
  • Kitchen & Dining separate rooms
  • Orientation Center 
  • 10 Tented Accommodations along with separate bath & toilet facilities
  • An area separately meant for Campfire
  • Availability of Veg and Non Veg food on request by the Eco Tourism Committee

Sagai-Malsamot Eco Campsite

This campsite is located at a distance of 97kms from Bharuch at the foot of the Malsamot hills. This campsite is situated inside the Dediapada Wildlife Sanctuary surrounded by  teak forests. This place is a beauty to watch and it has sunrise, sunset and  valley view points. Adding to the pleasure is the exhilarating cool weather and the view of Ninai waterfalls will take your breath away. It takes about 2 hours to reach this place from Rajpipla. They also have machaans to have a scenic view of  this beautiful sanctuary. Other attraction near the campsite includes the Dabhoi fort , Jain temples of Jhagadia and River Narmada bathing ghats at Chandod and Garudeshwar.

Facilities at the Sagai- Malsamot Eco campsite:

  • 6 Cottages which has a attached bath & toilet
  • 5 Tented Accommodations along with separate bath & toilet facilities
  • 1 dormitory with accommodation for 10 people at a time.
  • Kitchen & Dining separate rooms
  • Orientation Centre
  • Availability of Veg and Non Veg food on request by the Eco Tourism Committee
  • An area separately meant for Campfire

Zarwani Eco Campsite

This campsite is located at a distance of 95kms from Bharuch and  28 kms from Rajpipla within the Shoolpaneshwar Wildlife sanctuary. This campsite is home to myriad of flora & fauna. You can enjoy the wildlife of Shoolpaneshwar sanctuary which includes hyena, wild dogs ,leopards, various species of Deers and sloth bear. You are lucky if you can site the barking deer also known as muntjac and rhesus monkey which are rarely seen in other parts of  India.Other attractions nearby includes the Gheer Khadi, the Shoolpaneshwar Temple, and the Zarwani waterfalls,

Camping and Trekking in Bharuch

Facilities at Zarwani Campsite :

  • 2 Cottages which has a attached bath & toilet
  • Tented Accommodations along with separate bath & toilet facilities
  • 2 dormitory with accommodation for 10 people at a time.
  • Kitchen & Dining separate rooms
  • Orientation Centre
  • Availability of Veg and Non Veg food on request by the Eco Tourism Committee Separate
  • An area separately meant for Campfire

Tips to Travel:

Make sure you act as a responsible nature lover by following few simple tips as mentioned by Gujrat tourism department
  • It is essential to visit orientation centre before you begin to explore the place.
  • Smoking strictly prohibited as cigarette butts cause many forest fires.
  • Do not use flash or have intrusive photography, like leaves are not to be plucked for a clear or better view; the camera has to be repositioned instead.
  • Carrying any sound making device or music system should be avoided or it should be switched off while driving around.
  • Do not pluck leaves or flowers or pick insects from anywhere in the sanctuary.
  • Don’t scare off wildlife by indulging  in any quick or sudden movements .
  • Keep safe distance from animals.
  • Don’t have your pets accompany you.
  • Littering is strictly prohibited. Trash should be dumped in proper receptacles.
  • Do not carry or use any hunting devices or other weapons.

Make sure you follow all the tips given above for your own safety and preservation of these sanctuaries. Have a fun and adventure trip at these campsites.

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