We start kayaking from(Mulki) very close to the Arabian Sea and end at Palimar Dam. Salty Seawater from the Arabian sea goes all the way till the Palimar dam. Once we cross the dam for freshwater swimming, the water comes directly from the western ghats(Kudremukh).
On Day 1, we will paddle around 4-6 hours. On Day 2 we will paddle around 3 hours.
At night we camp and leave for Mulki the next morning.
Itinerary Day 0
Start Kayaking around 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
Paddle paddle paddle, stop for snacks around 10:00 AM
Paddle paddle paddle, stop for lunch at the campsite around 1:00 PM
Have lunch take rest till 4:00 PM
Leave the luggage behind and goto the Palimar dam.
Come back to the campsite after sunset
Barbecue, play music, bonfire, have dinner and sleep
Itinerary Day 1
Wake up at 5:00 AM, freshen-up and have breakfast
Start Kayaking at 6:00 AM towards the Day-1 starting point
Take a few breaks and reach the beach near the starting point.
Spend some time on the beach and finish the trip by 11:00 AM
Things to Note:
We don't provide any transportation if you are traveling from Bangalore, Mumbai or any other city you will have to arrange your transportation.
Price includes all the costs during the trip. i.e. Food, Camp Stay, Equipment Rental.
Things You will have during the trip
1 Kayak Paddle
1 Life jacket
Common Dry Bag
What you should bring for kayaking
Comfortable waterproof footwear(flip-flops are best)
Full-length Track pant/cargo for kayaking
Full sleeves T-shirt to save your body from getting tanned & sunburn(good to have)
Any medicines (if taking any)
Sunglasses(optional, good to have)
Sunscreen to protect from sunburn(optional)
Cap ( must bring )
A plastic bag to keep your wet clothes ... Pack light!
Q. How do we get to the Kayaking location. Is there a bus that picks us up?
12:15 PM, 14 Nov, 2017
A. Please contact the organizer directly for information on this. Their contact details can be found at the bottom of the description. I have also CC'd the organizer on this email and they should get back to you. Thank you, EH.
6:14 AM, 15 Nov, 2017
Q. Interested in this event. Would like to know further details. Plz contact me or let me have your contact details.
7:14 AM, 18 Nov, 2017
A. You can direct all your questions to this email address. What exactly are you looking at? Also, I have CC'd the organisers in this mail so they can also answer your questions. Regards, EH.