Event Name: Stargazing & Camping Total Seats: 30 Location: Dehne Village, Asangaon Grade: Easy
Astrologers use them to predict future and sailors follow them to navigate high seas. Stars, despite being tiny dots in the sky, store a plethora of information about worlds beyond Earth. From astronomy to mythology, stars have contributed to every field of knowledge. Hidden among those constellations, are trivial but interesting facts and stories. Unravel these mysteries on a fun trip to a village on the foothills of Sahyadris. Enjoy Stargazing away from the city lights and pollution. There will be games, music and yummy local food to add fun to the cool pleasant night.
Major Attractions Stargazing with telescope by our astronomy expert Learn how to spot stars, planets, constellations Try your luck in sighting shooting stars, meteors! Enjoy thrill of camping amid Sahyadris Panoramic view of Ajoba Hills, Ratangad, Sandhan Valley Chance to sleep under the stars or tents Try your hand at star trail photography Indulge in local cuisine Witness gorgeous sunrise amid hills
About Dehne Located in the interiors of Maharashtra, Dehne Village serves as a base village for famous treks in the Sahyadri range. Away from the lights and air pollution of Mumbai, Dehne offers a clear sky, making it a perfect location for Stargazing. By dawn, the skyline glows against a silhouette of Ajoba Hills and a setup of a sleepy, serene village. A wide, open, unobstructed view of the sky can help photographers try their hand at Star Trail photography too!
Detailed Itinerary Day 01: Saturday 03:35 pm Meet the Trikon Team at Asangaon Station 03:50 pm Leave for Dehne after a brief introduction session 05:00 pm Reach Dehne, freshen up and head to the camping site. Set up tents and begin stargazing session after sunset! 08:00 pm Dinner time. You can stay up all night spotting stars, planets, meteors or coil up in the tent to catch some sleep as you please!
Day 02: Sunday 07:00 am Wake up call 08:00 am Freshen up. Enjoy breakfast and tea. Head to Asangaon station. 10:00 am Catch train back to Mumbai
Inclusions Local Transport traveling from Asangaon-Dehne-Asangaon Triple Sharing Tented accommodation at campsite Food: Saturday Evening Snacks, Dinner and Sunday Breakfast 5% GST Stargazing Expertise Charges
Exclusions Train Travelling from Mumbai to Asangaon Any personal expenses such as soft drinks etc. Anything other than above mentioned inclusion
Please Note : Stargazing is completely dependant on sky conditions, in case of a cloudy sky or any other natural/human influenced phenomenon star gazing may not be possible. Under such circumstances Trikon will not entertain claims for refund.
Things to Carry Camera (Optional) Sleeping Bag or Proper Bedding Clean napkin or small towel Please carry medicines if you need any Hand Sanitizer Snacks & Biscuits