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Great Himalayan National Park with BNHS

April 22 @ 5:00 pm - April 28 @ 8:00 am

GREAT HIMALAYAN NATIONAL PARK with BNHS
Date: 22nd–28th April, 2017

The Great Himalayan National Park is carved out of the splendid mountain terrain of Kullu district, and is the largest protected area in Himachal Pradesh. The secluded Tirthan valley harbour a variety of wildlife common to this area – wild mountain goats like the Bharal, Goral, and Serow, the Himalayan Brown Bear and predators like the Leopard and the very rare Snow Leopard. Birds like Himalayan Pied Kingfisher, Brown Dipper, Bearded Vulture, and Himalayan Parakeet can be seen during the trek.

Grade:Moderate, three day hike from Ecozone into Park,daily 8-10 km gradual gradient walk among the hill forests taking about 5 -7 hrs.

Accommodation:Homestays and twin sharing tents during the treks. sleeping bag and mat will be provided.

Reporting: Majnu-ka-Tila (Petrol Pump), at 5.00 p.m. on Day One. Drop on last day at 08:00 a.m.; Kindly book your train/flights after 1:00 p.m. on the last day.

How to reach: Majnu-ka-Tila is about 5 km from Delhi ISBT opposite the Tibetan Village on the main MG Marg. There is a petrol pump on the main road, most private buses operate from there. The best way is to come via the Airport Metro till New Delhi Metro Station and ask for a cab or an auto-rickshaw to drive you to Majnu-ka-Tila.

Note: Home stays, & Tented accommodation during trek, with basic facility and trench toilets, participants will have to rough it out.

Registration*: Call at Hornbill House 22871202/22821811, Mon–Fri 09:30 a.m. to 05:30 p.m. or e-mail at bnhs.programmes@gmail.com.

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Details

Start:
April 22 @ 5:00 pm
End:
April 28 @ 8:00 am

Organizer

Bombay Natural History Society (BNHS) OFFICIAL PAGE.