Best Camping Destinations in Kerala

Kerala, known for its scenic views, lush-green plantations and forests, is rapidly becoming one of the most-visited tourist destinations in the world. With picturesque views that are bound to captivate you, Kerala offers a number of breath-taking sights and destinations for sight-seeing as well as adventure activities.

A perfect place for adventure buffs, Kerala offers a wide number of places for adventure activities including trekking, rappelling, and camping. The sprawling acres of forests are ideal for these adventure activities, making for the vacation of a lifetime. Some of the best camping destinations in Kerala that would make your stay an unforgettable one are mentioned below.

Periyar Tiger Reserve

The Periyar Tiger Reserve, sprawled over an area of 925 sq. km, is among the major attractions in Thekkady, Kerala, with beautiful surroundings and exotic flora and fauna species. Offering a stay of 7 days and 8 nights, which comprises a three-day trek through the jungle and four days through the villages, you can have a wonderful camp-out on the banks of the river in the reserve. You can stay at the Club Mahindra Thekkady resort for the rest of your stay after you have camped to your heart’s desire.


Undulating mountains and lush greenery makes Munnar one of the best camping sites. The scenic beauty and the panoramic views from the top of the mountains make it a worthwhile experience. Cliff Hut in Munnar is by far the highest camping site in the whole of South India. If you are looking to take shelter in a homely abode, check out the Club Mahindra Munnar resort; they offer a comfortable stay with them, where you can enjoy the comforts of a bed after your camping trip in the wilds. To can check the positive Club Mahindra feedback provided by campers who take shelter here after a trek.


Wayanad is a charming district in Kerala that is known for its enchanting vistas and mesmerising landscapes. The Chembra Peak which is the tallest peak inWayanad, and Pakshipathalam are open to tourists for trekking as well as camping. The camping and trekking equipment are provided, which lessens the burden of carrying them with you. You can stay at the Wayanad Silverwoods hotel for the rest of your stay in Wayanad; it is sure to leave a lasting impression with you.