What's your cancellation policy?Answer:
Please refer to Terms & Conditions in the tariff section.
Can The Ultimate Travelling Camp Pvt. Ltd. arrange my visa?Answer:
No, you are required to make your own visa arrangements.
Do I need inoculations before coming to India?Answer:
No vaccinations are necessary to travel to India however, foreign tourists should be in possession of a Yellow Fever Vaccination Certificate, conforming to international health regulations, if they are originating or travelling through Yellow Fever endemic countries. The World Health Organization (WHO) recommends the following vaccinations (as well as being up to date with measles, mumps and rubella vaccinations): Adult diphtheria and tetanus, hepatitis A, hepatitis B, typhoid and varicella. It is advisable to check with your doctor before travelling.
What travel documents do we need to bring to the Camp?Answer:
Valid Passport with a valid Indian visa and travel insurance for foreigners.
Indian travellers must have at least one of their Indian Government issued ID.
Do we need to carry mosquito/insect repellent?Answer:
Since these are skin sensitive we recommend you carry your own, however, insect repellents are provided at the Camp.
Will torches be available at the Camp?Answer:
Yes, each tent will be equipped with a torch.
What activities are available at the Camp?Answer:
Activities available at the Camp are:
Are spa facilities available at the Camp?Answer:
Do you have WIFI available at the Camp?Answer:
Yes, WIFI is available in select areas of the Camp.
Do you have medical facilities at the Camp and is there an in house doctor/nurse?Answer:
First Aid facilities and assistance of a paramedic will be available at the Camp. In case of medical emergencies, you will be assisted to the nearest medical facility from the list of hospitals available at the Camp.
Is in-tent service available?Answer:
All meals are served at the restaurant.
Do you have a laundry service?Answer:
Yes, we do provide in house laundry service at a supplement charge.
Are there facilities for foreign exchange available?Answer:
Do we have a personal butler at the Camp?Answer:
Butler service is accorded on a shared basis.
How do I get to the Camp?Answer:
You can arrive at the camp via the following:
There is a daily flight from Delhi to Allahabad (AI 9604) and the airport is 45 - 60 minutes drive to Sangam Nivas
From Varanasi - approximately 3 hours driving time to Sangam Nivas
From Lucknow - approximately 6 hours driving time to Sangam Nivas
The closest rail-head is Allahabad junction. It is well connected to Delhi, Howrah and Mumbai. The drive time to Sangam Nivas is 30 minutes.
Note: The above driving times are approximate and based upon travel by a car. If the journey is by coaches, then the driving time will be extended by an hour approximately, subject to road and traffic conditions. However, given the crowds and diversions, the final timings will depend on the current applicable situations.
Where is the Camp situated?Answer:
Sangam Nivas is located at Samudra Koop, Ulta Qila, Kumbh Mela, Sector 11, Allahabad.
What is the minimum number of nights one can stay Sangam Nivas?Answer:
Our standard package is for minimum three nights. There is an option of staying for four nights as well.
How many tents are available? What categories are the tents? What is the capacity of each tent?Answer:
We have 44 tents split across two categories: 17 Luxury tents and 27 Super Luxury tents. All tents are equipped with all modern conveniences. A Luxury Tent can accommodate up to 02 guests whereas 03 guests can be accommodated with an extra bed in Super Luxury tent.
Do you provide any kind of insurance facility for guests?Answer:
Personal travel insurance - We strongly recommend that you have adequate travel insurance cover from your country of domicile for injury, illness, death, accident, adventure tours and activities, loss of effects or luggage and holiday cancellation. Kindly refer to the cancellation policy stated in our Booking Terms and Conditions.
Insurance for the Sangam Nivas, Allahabad - The camp is comprehensively insured for fire, earthquake, theft and terrorism.
What does the price/tariff include?Answer:
What is not included in the price?Answer:
Are refreshments provided on excursions?Answer:
Refreshments will be provided on excursions and where applicable, packed lunch will also be organized.
Do we need to reserve a table before any meal?Answer:
No. The dining tent can accommodate all in-house guests at the same time.
Is the tap water safe to drink?Answer:
No, we advise you to drink bottled water or from R.O. at all times.
Do you consider special dietary requirements?Answer:
Yes, special dietary requirements can be provided if the same is mentioned at the time of booking the package. It would be helpful if you could also list allergies if any.
What type of food will be served at Sangam Nivas?Answer:
Being a part of a spiritual event, food served at the camp will be vegetarian and alcohol is not permitted anywhere in the premises.
What things to carry for my trip?Answer:
As the Kumbh Mela is from the month of January to March which also is the peak of winter, we advise you to carry clothes accordingly:
Are there safes in every tent?Answer:
Yes, there are electronic safes in every tent.
What are the security arrangements at Sangam Nivas?Answer:
The Camp is manned by G4 Security personnel 24x7. In addition, the premises are secured with CCTV cameras.
Do the tents have en-suite bathrooms?Answer:
Yes, all tents have en-suite bathrooms.
Are there electric shaver sockets?Answer:
There will be three pin sockets and adapters available at the Camp.
What amenities are provided?Answer:
Do you provide hair dryers in the tents?Answer:
No, however hair dryers can be arranged upon request.
Are children permitted to the Kumbh Mela?Answer:
Children of all ages are welcome at the camp. However, adequate care and precaution is advised due to the cold weather during January and February.
Will there be a menu for children?Answer:
There will be vegetarian food suitable for children on the menu.