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Fireflies Festival Special Camping at Samrad

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Sat, 9 Jun 12:00PM - Sun, 10 Jun 5:00PM
Rs 1400
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Summary

Summary
Highlights
  • Fireflies Festival
  • Camping under sky
  • Rappelling
  • Explore Sandhan Valley
Unlimited Food Included : Yes
Outdoors / Open Air
Transportation Avaliable : Yes
Alcohol Allowed : No
Tour Duration : 1 days, 1 nights
Venue Type : Jungle Stay
Stay Type : Tents
Stay Arrangements
  • Triple Sharing
Food
  • Veg
  • Non-veg
  • Jain
Activity : Adventure Activity,Camping
Kids Friendly
Kids Age Group : Upto 8 Yrs
Kids Activities
  • Fireflies Festival
  • Camping under sky
  • Rappelling
  • Explore Sandhan Valley
Stay Included
Breakfast Avaliable
Check In Time : 12:00
Check Out Time : 17:00
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Details

Details

Fireflies Festival Special Night Camping at Samrad

  • Difficulty Grade : Very Easy
  • Endurance Grade : Very Easy
  • Trek Fee : 1400/- par head
  • Batches
  • Batch 1 - 26 May 2018
  • Batch 2 - 02 June 2018
  • Batch 3 - 09 June 2018
  • Event Day - Saturday Overnight (Leaving on Saturday Afternoon)

About Samrad & Fireflies

The village of Samrad is famous for beautiful Sandhan valley and the much celebrated Sandhan Valley is home to a swarm of fireflies in summers.

Fireflies are a special type of insects, these insects are of course nocturnal and they have around 2000 varieties, which consistently absorb new sub-species. Fireflies has feathers and their eyes are well developed. They hide in the daytime, and when the night comes they go out. However, their females are aliens and they have less movement. Their size is bigger than their eyes. The luminous organs are in the sixth and seventh segments, in the rear of the catalyst, in the rear of the female.

Sandhan Valley is so magnificent that you can never get enough of it no matter how many times you visit the valley. To add more beauty to the already stunning landscape of the place, we have a trail that leads you to the countless light emitting fireflies.

What to expect from this package:

  • Unique camping experience in tents
  • An opportunity to spot thousands of light flashing fireflies around you
  • Bonfire
  • Rappelling 150 feet
  • Panoramic view of Alang, Madan, Kulang, Kalsubai, Ratangad and the Ajoba forts

Event Fee - 1400/-

Itinerary

Day 1: Saturday

  • 12:28 PM - Start train From Cst to Kasara by Kasara Local
  • 03:00 PM - Reach Kasara
  • 05:00 PM - Reach Samrad village
  • Set-up and keep tents ready for the night stay and get ready to hike into the forest
  • Our campsite is located in a picturesque scenic setting showcasing the natural beauty and geological diversity of India. Camping at one of the best locations in Maharashtra, you will be surrounded by total wilderness and a grand view of the Alang, Madan, Kulang and Kalsubai peaks

Day 2: Sunday

  • 05:30 AM - Wakeup call and Finished Breakfast
  • 06:30 AM - Morning Explore Sandhan Valley, attend 150 feet rappelling
  • 10:00 AM - Get back to the campsite.
  • 10:30 AM - Reach back to the base and Lunch.
  • 12:00 PM - Post Lunch start our journey back to Kasara and Reach Mumbai by the evening

Included

  • To and from transport from Kasara to Samrad to Kasara in private jeep.
  • Dinner at the village (Saturday
  • Late night snack (Maggi)
  • Breakfast (Sunday)
  • Lunch (Sunday)
  • Tent accommodation (shared)
  • Basic camping amenities
  • 150 feet Rappelling
  • Mumbai Trekizens Expertise Charges

Excluded

  • All kinds of Extra Meals / soft drinks ordered.
  • Any kind of personal expenses.
  • Any kind of cost which is not mentioned in the cost includes above.
  • All expenses incurred due to unforeseen and unavoidable circumstances like roadblocks, bad weather.

Please carry:-

  • Good Trekking Bag
  • Torch with extra batteries.
  • At least 2 litter of water.
  • Good sports shoes.
  • Sleeping Bag or bedding.
  • Some ready to eat food, fruits, and juices.
  • Cap, shocks, extra pair of cloth (if required)
  • Odomos, Vaseline or mosquito repellent.
  • Camera, mobiles, binoculars (optional).
  • Any personal medicine.

Hurry up limited seats (30) only entry on first come first served basis

Tip: Keep minimum weight, makes the trek pleasant and comfortable!

MUMBAI TREKIZENS Rules

  • Smoking and drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited.
  • Trek leaders decision will be final and binding.
  • Participants or Members are responsible for his/her own safety and baggage.
  • Team "Mumbai Trekizens" reserves all the right to change/ deviate/cancel the plans without prior notice.

Note:

  • There is freshen up / washroom facility at the top. There are 2 toilets at the base village.
  • Avoid carrying heavy weight for the trek.
  • Floaters and Sandals are not allowed, please wear sports shoes or trekking shoes of good quality

Important: Participant with any medical issues /history are not allowed to opt for this event. If he/she does so, then it is done at the participant's risk. The management want is responsible for any incident.

 

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Frequently Asked Questions

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  • Q. Will the place be crowded? What is the procedure for people who might join at the last minute?
    9:40 AM, 30 May, 2018
  •     A. Fireflies season is a special time of the year where you can witness hundreds and thousands of fireflies at a time. People rush to see this magnificent light show by nature which happens during the Monsoon arrival. We suggest you to book your slots as soon possible so that you are one of the few lucky folks who would be witnessing this massive light show by nature. NOTE: We will not be able to guarantee you any kind of availability in the last minute as there are very limited slots in each batch. Thanks, EH
          11:16 AM, 31 May, 2018
  •     A. Thank you for your response.
          11:20 AM, 31 May, 2018
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