Posted: 04 Sep 2015 07:30 AM PDT
Dudhsagar Falls (literally Sea of Milk ) is a tiered waterfall located on the Mandovi River. It is four-tiered. Trekking in Dudhsagar is a famous tourist attraction. There are two abandoned shelters for the refuge of trekkers (left to the falls and right side beside the railway track). They are available on first-come-first-served basis. Medical and pure drinking water facilities are not available around Dudhsagar but one can approach the station master at Dudhsagar Falls railway station in emergency. There are 4 possible trek routes to reach Dudhsagar Falls, of which only two are accessible in monsoon.
Grade : Easy
Day 1 – Friday –
1500 hrs : Assembly at Pune Railway Station
1600 hrs : Departure to Dudhsagar by Goa Express
Day 2 – Saturday –
0300 hrs : Reach Dudhsagar & rest
0600 hrs : Wake-up call
0700 hrs : Breakfast & small trek to reach waterfall
0800 hrs : Reach waterfall & site-seeing
0900 hrs : Start return trek to Kulem Station
1100 hrs : Reach Kulem & Lunch
1300 hrs : Elephant Ride in River at Kulem
1600 hrs : Catch Goa express for pune
2000 hrs : Dinner in the train itself
Day 3 – Sunday –
0430 hrs : Reach Pune
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Posted: 04 Sep 2015 05:00 PM PDT
Posted: 04 Sep 2015 06:00 PM PDT
Join The Western Routes on a Bird Walk at the beautiful Taljai hill followed by a visit to the Aranyeshwar butterfly garden.
Date: Saturday, 5 September 2015
Time: 6:30 am to 10:20 am
Meeting Place: 6:30 am at the Parking Area of the Taljai Mata Mandir atop the Taljai tekdi
Note: This event is open to all and free for all.
Things to Carry
– Comfortable walking gear
– Sun Cap/Scarf/Umbrella for sun/rain protection
– A bottle of water
– Binoculars and cameras
(if you have)
– A bird and butterfly guide (if you have)
To register, send your name and contact number to firstname.lastname@example.org
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