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Velas Turtle Festival with shoe drill adventures

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Fri, 22 Mar 10:00PM - Sun, 24 Mar 9:00PM + more dates
Rs 2200 onwards
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Pricing & Offers

Pricing & Offers
Fri, 22 Mar
, 10:00PM
- Sun, 24 Mar
, 9:00PM
Per Person child (5-10 years)
Travelling from Mumbai to Mumbai by A/c bus● Accommodation in beautiful home stays of Velas Village ● 2 Breakfasts, tea & 1 Snacks● 2 Lunch, 1 Dinner (Veg and Non-Veg)● Jetty charges● Expertise charge and first aid
₹ 2,200
Per Person adult
Travelling from Mumbai to Mumbai by A/c bus● Accommodation in beautiful home stays of Velas Village ● 2 Breakfasts, tea & 1 Snacks● 2 Lunch, 1 Dinner (Veg and Non-Veg)● Jetty charges● Expertise charge and first aid
₹ 2,800
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Shoe Drill adventures welcomes you to the Velas Turtle Festival

Eco-Tour

Duration: 2N/2D

Batch1: 8-10 March 2019
Batch2 :15-17 March 2019
Batch3: 22-24 Match 2019
Batch4: 29-31 March 2019


Fun cost: Rs. 2800/-
For Kids of Age 5-10 yrs = Rs. 2200
For Kids below 5 yrs = No charges (No seats will be allotted in the bus)
Non-refundable advance: Rs.1000
Remaining amount to be paid in cash at the beginning of the trip

Short Info:
Velas is located in Mandangad Taluka of Ratnagiri District 230 kms away from Mumbai & 200 kms away from Pune. Velas is a coastal town famous for its Beach, Harihareshwar Temple, Bankot Fort and Turtles Festival. The festival is about witnessing the birth of the turtles, how they break the eggs and crawl their way into the ocean to start off their journey of life. This Olive Ridley Turtle festival is organized by local villagers in co-ordination with an NGO named as Sahyadri Nisarg Mitra.

Itinerary:

Day 0: Friday
Please reach Dadar near Pritam Hotel at 09:45 pm and by 10 pm we will head to Velas to enjoy the Olive Ridley Turtle Festival.
Day 1: Saturday
Cherish the Olive Ridley Turtle
We will reach Velas village around 5:30 am. We will head straight to the beach to witness the breaking of Eggs by the Turtles.
Breakfast is Calling
We will head for breakfast around 07:30 am. Enjoy the home stay in typical Konkani House and culture. You can unpack your bags, freshen up and relax for sometime before we proceed to Bankot Fort
We will head to Bankot Fort around 11 am. Enjoy the Fortification wall and cannons available at the fort. The view from fort will gives ample opportunity to witness the Arabian Sea along the Velas coastline.
Lovely Rural Lunch
We will head back to our Konkani House around 12 noon as we’ll feast on the meals made by the local villagers. Post Lunch, relax till evening.
Cherish the Olive Ridley Turtle 
We will head to Velas Beach around 5:30 pm to witness the birth of Olive Ridley Turtles again. After the sightings, we will explore the beach to watch the sunset.
Delightful Dinner
We head back to enjoy our dinner. Savour the local delicacies of Vegetarian and Non – Vegetarian dishes. Post Dinner we will play some fun games like Antakshari, UNO, Group games,etc. Lights out around 11 pm.

Day 2: Sunday

Good Morning Friends
Wake up at 5 am and freshen up. We will proceed to the beach in 1 hour to witness the turtles for the last time.
Cherish the Olive Ridley Turtle
We will proceed to the Velas Beach around 6 am to watch the turtles crawl back into the ocean.
Breakfast is Calling
Around 7:30 am we will head back to have our breakfast. Pack your bags as around 10 am we will leave for Harihareshwar Temple through a Boat Ride.
Harihareshwar Temple
We will reach Harihareshwar Temple around 11:00 am. Take the Blessings of Bappa as we will head to fill our stomach with Lunch.
Lovely Lunch
We will have lunch around 1 pm in a nearby Restaurant. Post Lunch We will head back to Mumbai.
Wow What an Experience
We will proceed to Mumbai in our transfer vehicle around 2 pm thanking Velas and our fellow travellers for providing one of the best experience.

Inclusions:
● Travelling from Mumbai to Mumbai by A/c bus
● Accommodation in beautiful home stays of Velas Village
● 2 Breakfasts, tea & 1 Snacks
● 2 Lunch, 1 Dinner (Veg and Non-Veg)
● Jetty charges
● Expertise charge and first aid

Exclusions
● Any medical emergency occurred during the program
● Anything other than inclusions

Cancellation and refund applicable on the tour cost: 
● If cancellation done before 15 days of outing 75% will be refunded.
● If cancellation done before 10 days of outing 50% will be refunded.
● After which no refund will be provided.

Things to Carry:
● Extra clothes / towel
● At least 2 litres of drinking water
● Photo ID card
● Some ready to eat food (plum cakes, biscuits)
● Electral/Tang powder/Glucose-D/salt
● Cap, camera, mobiles phones, socks (if required)
● Any personal medicine

Please do not litter, we believe in the saying, When you go to the mountain leave only your footprints and bring back only memories.

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Map & Directions

Map & Directions
Dadar Western Railway Ticket Kavi Keshavsut Flyover, Lokmanya Tilak Colony Dadar, Dadar East, Dadar, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400028
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