Purusottomopur is a small village sandwiched between the famous Mandarmoni Beach and Pichaboni Estuary. The uniqueness of this place is the carpet of red crabs that spreads all along the beach. the number is so huge that people call it the 'lal-kakra beach' ('red-crab beach'). However we call our camp Paper Boat Backpackers' camp because chasing after the red crabs, splashing in the pool and all the fun activities will bring back your childhood to you. So ride in a Paper Boat and come join us at Backpackers' Camp.
While Paper Boat gives you serenity of the sea, Izifiso Backpackers’ Camp gives you stay option in Family Tents (Rs. 1200/- per head per day) right now, The campsite has two common western toilets cum bath with 24 hours running water. We have a community centre cum dining space where you can enjoy your food. In the evening, enjoy campfire stories with a plate full of delicious chicken barbeque or fried fish (not included in package). Gazebo are there to relax you while the sea breeze soothes your tired soul.
11:00 A.M: Check in Welcome Drinks (Nimbu Pani / Coconut Water)
01:30 P.M : Lunch (Rice, Dal, Brinjal fry, Vegetable Curry, Fish Curry)
06:00 P.M : Evening Snacks (Pakora, Puffed Rice, Tea)
09:00 P.M : Dinner (Rice / Roti, Vegetable Curry, Chicken Curry)
08:00 A.M : Breakfast (Puri, Vegetable Curry, Boiled Egg, Tea)
Reach Chawlkhola by bus (Rs. 250/- for AC and Rs. 100/- for Non-AC from Dharmatala).
Take motor van or auto or toto to campsite (Rs. 30/- per head).
When you are at Paper Boat Backpackers’ Camp we give you the best opportunity to enjoy a beach stay while you make new friends and share wonderful stories. While beach cycling or volleyball is something that you definitely shouldn’t miss but campfire with chicken barbeque is the best part of our camp. Witness the most beautiful sunrise and sunset and take a night walk on the beach under a million stars with the waves crashing at your feet.
You can join our team and explore the local area, mainly the fisherman colony. You can also plan a bird watching walk.
Being an integral part of responsible tourism, Izifiso always focuses on lending a helping hand in developing the places they touch. In Paper Boat Backpackers' Camp, Izifiso is employing only the local people for all the areas where manpower is needed. This helps in woman empowerment and overall betterment of the livelihood of the people, making them more confident.
We also try to work for education of local children with an idea to set an educational center in the area in near future.
Paper Boat Backpackers' Camp is situated near Purusattampur, 7 Km from Famous mandarmoni Beach. It is very close to Pichaboni Estuary. You will find Mousuni Island Backpackers’ Camp in the salt region of Dadan Patra Bar (Click here for Google location).
Paper Boat Backpackers' Camp is approximately 170 km from the City of Joy, Kolkata.
You can book directly from Izifiso site by clicking “BOOK PAPER BOAT BACKPACKERS’ CAMP” in the camp section. Click on your stay option to check availability in your dates and then click on the “Book Your Stay Now” button and fill in the details. In case you are trying to book from mobile you will have to check availability directly from booking page.
Paper Boat Backpackers’ Camp focuses mainly on experience. Once your booking is done we will take care of your stay and food. We serve packaged drinking water in our campsite for and organize campfire regularly after sunset. You can add chicken barbeque during your campfire by paying extra and for that you have to inform our camp-in-charge well in advance. Evening beach walk or Bath at Backpackers' pool can be a very good addition to your stay at Paper Boat Backpackers’ Camp.
Izifiso Backpackers’ Camp gives you stay options in family tents right now.
During booking you will get 2 options : Half and Full payment. If you choose half payment option, you have to pay the remaining amount before the day of your trip. We try avoid spot booking and cash collection at Paper Boat Backpackers’ Camp.
In camp site we have 2 western toilets with 24 hours running water. We maintain and clean toilets regularly.
Yes. We have electricity in our campsite but try to consume minimum energy as possible. We don’t have power backup as off now. We provide cooler fan and charging point in each tent.
Izifiso serves lunch, dinner, evening snacks and breakfast (fixed menu) for every backpacker in our camp. If you want to add or change something in your menu, you have to inform camp-in-charge well in advance which again depends upon market availability.
Yes, you can carry foods, if you want to. We only provide foods as mentioned in our website.
Izifiso provides packaged drinking water at campsite for regular consumption. Still, you can carry water, if you want to.
Yes, Izifiso Backpackers’ Camp will provide sleeping materials like adequate amount of mattress, pillow, bed sheet and blanket.
Yes. Backpackers from many countries in the world and cities from India have visited and stayed at our campsite. They recommended our campsite safe for everyone. Our camp-in-charge will always be there to help you if required.
Yes. We love kids playing and roaming around our campus. So if you love adventure then you can bring your family and kids with you, we are sure they will enjoy our campsite (Click for review).
Paper Boat Backpackers' Camp is a nature lovers paradise and nature has different looks at different time. If you love adventure, Summer and Rainy season will be the best time. On the other hand, Winter will be the most pleasant of all but also is the busiest among all seasons.
You can try Mondarmoni, Digha, Tajpur or other beachs on that belt. You can hire fisherman for a boat ride directly, if you wish to, though Izifiso will not take any responsibility regarding this.
Paper Boat Backpackers’ Camp is an adventurous campsite providing experiences very close to nature. As alcohol consumption is injurious to health, we strongly discourage the drinking of alcohol in the campsite.