Situated about 60 km from Pune, Tamhini area has been a favorite hotspot for nature lovers. A wonderful area to visit in the monsoons, it offers excellent views of verdant valleys, cascading waterfalls and evergreen forests. Tamhini area has some dense evergreen forests offering good opportunities for bird watching. The sacred Grove behind the Vinjai Devi temple is surely worth a visit. Tamhini is also home to some beautiful monsoon flora. A trail through the ‘Devrai’ can reveal some interesting variety of Plants, Ferns, and Fungi etc.
0600 hrs : Reporting at Foliage Outdoors Office.
0630 hrs : Proceed to Tamhini by private bus. Travel time
approx 2.5 hours.
0830 hrs : Breakfast at Tamhini Village.
0930 hrs : Reach Dongarwadi. Climb up through the
stream up to waterfall. Total time required for
uphill and down-hill task is around 2 hours.
1200 hrs : Head back for Tamhini village for lunch.
12:30 hrs : Lunch and rest.
1400 hrs : Start for the nature trail near Tamhini village to
observe some monsoon flowering plants,
butterflies, birds etc. This will be a moderate
walk for about 2-3 kms.
1530 hrs : Return to Tamhini for evening tea and snacks.
1630 hrs : Leave for Pune.
1830 hrs : Reach Pune.
Charges @ Rs. 950/- per person
Breakfast, Veg Lunch, Evening Tea with snacks
Transport by Non A/C Bus
Nature experts from Foliage Outdoors equipped
with First Aid Kit
Applicable Government Taxes
Mineral Water, Soft Drinks
Any Medical Expenses if incurred
Anything not mentioned in “Inclusions”
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Things to carry:
-Minimum 1.5 ltr water bottle(s) (compulsory)
-Sports / Trekking shoes (compulsory) (Avoid Woodland / –Canvas / Converse)
-Small Sack / Backpack (with rain cover)
-Sun Cap / Hat
-Pull over/ Sweater
-Floaters / Chappals (useful while return bus journey)
-Light snacks (energy bars or chocolates)
REGISTRATION : Please note that having “Attending / Maybe Attending” RSVP of Facebook is not considered a valid registration. Please register at the office to confirm your seat for this trip.
For registration contact:
103, Mahadkar Chambers, Karve Road, Pune 411038
020 – 66447777