Pune Trekking Network 13.3.2016

Pune Trekking Network

Posted: 12 Mar 2016 10:44 PM PST
“GO TO Thrill”Hello Friends,Welcome to RAHI EXPLORERS.Here comes most opportunity of the season, to Rappell at Dukes Nose,After the overwhelming response to our many batch, we at RAHI EXPLORERS have arranged Rappelling at Dukes Nose ,this also covers a superb and thrilling traversing of almost 1000 feet.Place: Duke’s nose, LonavalaBase village: KurvandeRappelling Height: 300 ft, Traverse 1000 ft.Date:20th March, Sunday.Event Cost: Rs.1,600/- per person.Grade: MediumDescription:-Dukes Nose near Khandala which is named after Duke Wellington, is a huge pinnacle seen while traveling from Mumbai to Pune. The sight from top is unique and magnificent as one sees a vast landscape and the winding Mumbai-Pune expressway cutting through the ghats and trains chugging along the tracks.It’s famous for rappelling, rock climbing and valley crossing activities.Rappelling (English Name) also known as abseiling (German Name) is a method of a quick and safe descend after a climb. It’s an act of descending a mountain face by sliding down a rope, which is attached to a body harness and fastened to an overhead projection, with sufficient friction provided as to make the speed of descent controllable.SAFTY:-For all outdoor development programs, the importance of quality instructors and equipment is most critical.RAHI EXPLORERS prides itself in its technical skills and expertise in which we make no compromise. Our technical team is a set of highly skilled & certified mountaineers with knowledge and experience in adventure for years.All equipment purchased and used follows international safety standards in terms of quality & usage. The equipment is carefully chosen and tested by our outdoor experts before it is approved for use in the field thereby ensuring total safety.Itinerary: 20th March08:00 am – Meet and greet at Lonavala Station.08:30 am – Reach Dukes Nose base camp and have breakfast.09:00 am – Start the trek to Dukes Nose.10:00 am – Training and harnessing followed by the ma… Read more

Posted: 11 Mar 2016 03:24 AM PST
Yatrisahyadri has organized a 3 day trip to the Velas, Ratnagiri on 23rd – 26th March, 2016 (Starting 23rd night) as a part of the Velas Turtle Festival, to watch the emergence of Olive Ridley Turtle Hatchlings from the nests.Some basic information about the trip and the location:Velas is a small village in the northern most tip of Ratnagiri District, off the western coast of Maharashtra about 250 kms south of Mumbai and about 20kms south of Harihareshwar the Kashi of the West a major place of pilgrimage. Besides, Harihareshwar is a popular beach resort with two beaches, one to the north and the other to the south of the temple.Harihareshwar, along with Shrivardhan and Diveagar Beach is a weekend destination for weekend getaway from Mumbai. SCHEDULE: Day 1 – Wednesday, 23rd March, 2016: 22.00hrs: Bus departs from near Magathane Depot, opp. TATA STEEL LTD., Borivali East on the Western Express Highway,22.30hrs: Pickup from Oberoi Mall Goregaon East, 23.00hrs: Pickup from Bisleri Junction, Andheri East,23.30hrs:Pickup from Sion Station.DAY 2 – Thursday, 24th March, 2016: 00.30hrs: Pick up from Vashi, opp. Railway Station on the Sion Panvel Highway,01.00hrs: Fuel Stop,Travel time to Velas approximately 5 hours from Panvel06.00hrs: Reach Velas village, check in at the Nijsure residence our base for the next 2 days in the village,06.30hrs: Leave for the nesting site on the beach.Hatchlings are released at sharp 7 am.7.00am: The hatchlings are released.08.00hrs: Come back to Nijsure home. Freshen up, bathe and have breakfast.10.00hrs: Visit to Bankot Fort.12.00hrs: Come back for lunch and rest for an afternoon siesta/nap.16.30hrs: Evening tea/snacks.17.00hrs: Leave for the beach for some leisure activities stroll on the beach and photography.17.40hrs: Gather at the nesting site.2nd batch of hatchlings is released at 18.00hrs sharp, again subject to emergence of hatchlings.20.00hrs: A small documentary on the wildlife of Sahyadris is organized by the Sahyadri Nisarg Mitra,… Read more


Date Month Location Cost Phone Contact Group
16th-27th March 2016 Meghalaya-Shillong-Nagaland 38000 8692022777 / 8692033777 Mumbai Travellers Mumbai Travellers
19th – 20th March 2016 Overnight Trek To Rajmachi. 650 9702525435 / 9004262229 Yogesh / Mahesh DGS
19th-20th March 2016 Sandhan Valley Camping and Trek 2600 8692022777 / 8422049888 Mumbai Travellers Mumbai Travellers
19th-20th March 2016 Night Trek To Anjaneri Fort 850 9819299164 Amit Bhadouria MumbaiRangers
19th-20th March 2016 Tour To Velas Turtle Festival 2250 9819299164 Amit Bhadouria MumbaiRangers
19th-20th March 2016 Velas Turtle Festival 2016 2300 9768143706 / 9970043706 Muhammed Yahya Virani Muhammed Yahya Virani
19th-20th March 2016 NIGHT TREK TO KALAVANTIN 1050 8692086927/8652370001 AVANEE T MUMBAI TRAVELLERS
20th March 2016 Duke Nose Rappelling, Traversing & Trekking 1600 8898909062 / 8898760576 Sharath / Harshad EDAS
23rd – 26th March, 2016 Velas Turtle Festival 2016 3400 7666905040, 9819818132 Srikant / Nityanand Yatrisahaydri
24th – 28th March 2016 Bike Ride Udaipur & Great Rann of Kutch 9000 9819299164 Amit MumbaiRangers
27th March 2016 Trek To Sea Fort Murud Janjira 850 9819299164 MumbaiRangers
25th -27th March 2016 Range Trek Siddhgad To Gorakhgad 2200 9702525435 / 9004262229 Yogesh / Mahesh DGS
25th – 27th March 2016 Bungee Jumping & River Rafting in Rishikesh 14200 8422049888 / 8692086927 Karishma Joshi Mumbai Travellers
25th – 27th March 2016 Bera Leopard Expedition 15000 8422049888 / 8692022777 Karishma Joshi Mumbai Travellers
25th – 27th March 2016 Tadoba Andari Tiger Reserve 14000 9768143706 / 9970043706 Muhammed Yahya Virani TREKSANDTRAILS
26th – 27th March 2016 Tour To Velas Turtle Festival 2250 9819299164 Amit Bhadouria MumbaiRangers
27th March 2016 Night Trek to Garbett Plateau 450 9819299164 Amit MumbaiRangers
27th March 2016 Nature trail @ thane creek 900 8692022777 / 8422049888 Karishma Joshi Mumbai Travellers
March 2016 Paragliding tour to Kamshet 5000 8692022777 / 8422049888 Karishma Joshi Mumbai Travellers
25th – 27th March 2016 Nomad Hikers (Adventure Unlimited) Trek To AMK (3D/3N) Offers For Groups 1800 9022727690 yash malkar Nomad Hikers
19th-20th March 2016 Nomad Hikers Trek To Sandhan Valley (Batch- Iv) 1200 9022727690 yash malkar Nomad Hikers
23rd – 26th March, 2016 Yatrisahyadri – Velas Turtle Festival, 3 day Trip 3400 7666905040, 9819818132 Srikant R. Pillai/ Nityanand Naik Yatrisahaydri

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