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Trip To Velas Turtle Festival,Bankot Fort Visit, Harihareshwar Temple!
March 30 @ 9:30 pm - April 1 @ 10:00 pm
*TRIP TO VELAS TURTLE BEACH FESTIVAL 30th-1st April*🐢🐢
Base Location: Ratnagiri Coastline,Konkan
Departure time:-9:30 pm on Friday 30th March.
Pickup:-Vaishali hotel,Fc road and overnight journey to Velas.
Velas is one of the popular breeding sites of Olive Ridley Turtle. This is the best time to visit Velas to experience breeding of turtle at Turtle festival.Greet those tiny creatures and see them hatch eggs.
*This is the last week for the turtle sighting,so do join us for this beautiful Olive ridely turtles hatching.*
Velas Turtle Festival is not just about little turtles hatching season and the beautiful beaches, there something more to it. Olive Ridley Turtles are one of the more endangered species of turtle. To protect and conserve these turtles, the Marine Conservation Society hosts this turtle festival at Velas every year to spread awareness and promote eco-tourism.
-Enjoy eating delicious
home made food by locals
-Stay at Local Huts & Houses.Visit Harihareshwar beach and Historical Bankot fort
9:30 pm on Friday 30th March- Pickup from Vaishali hotel,Fc road and overnight journey to Velas.
*Day 1: Saturday*
05:00 am – Reach Velas
06:00 am – Freshen up & Get ready for the first sighting to Velas beach.
06:30 am – Introduction round & Watch the hatching
08:00 am – Come back to the village for breakfast
10:00 am – Leave for Bankot fort
11:00 am – Reach Bankot fort & Explore
12:30 pm – Leave from Bankot fort
01:30 pm – Have lunch
04:00 pm – Visit the Beach for second sighting & watch the Sunset
06:30 pm -Have informative session round and play some fun games.
08:30 pm – Dinner & Star gazing
10:00 pm – Sleep and snore time
*Day 2, Sunday*
06:00 am – Wake up Call and leave for Velas for our third and last sighting.
08:00 am – Come back to homestay & Have breakfast
10:00 am – Leave for Harihareshwar beach
11:30 am – Visit temple and spend some time besides the beach
12:30 pm – Have delicious Konkani Delicacies
02:30 pm – Start return journey
9:00 pm -Reach Pune
Bankot fort visit
Harihareshwar temple & beach visit
Saturday Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Tea / Coffee, Dinner & Sunday Breakfast & Lunch
-Any personal expenses a such as soft drinks, mineral water etc.
-Friday night and Sunday night dinner
*Things to carry:-*
➔ ID Card💳
➔ 2 litres water
➔ Camera (Optional)
➔ Extra Pair of Clothes
➔ Cap, sunglasses
➔ Please carry medicines if you need any
Come in a group of 5 and avail discounts.Confirm soon & forward to ur friends.😊
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