GreenWorld Explorers Presents Trip to The Valley of Flowers: Explore Kaas Pathaar & Vazrai Falls
| Valley Of Flowers | Vajire Waterfall | Boating at Koyna Backwater |
The Kaas Plateau, also known as the Kaas Pathar or Kaas Sadas, is a plateau situated 25 kilometers west from Satara city in Maharashtra, India. It falls under the Sahyadri Sub Cluster of the Western Ghats, and it became a part of a UNESCO World Natural Heritage Site.
It is a biodiversity hotspot known for various types of seasonal wildflowers bloom and numerous species of endemic butterflies annually in the months of August and September. The plateau is situated at an altitude of 1200 meters and is approximately 10 square kilometers in area.
Kaas has more than 850 different species of flowering plants. These include orchids, shrubs such as the Karvy, and carnivorous plants such as Drosera Indica.
Short Information :
Date: 28-29th Sept 2019 5-6th Oct 2019 Category: Day Tour Duration: 1 Day Difficulty Level: Medium (Long Distance Travel)
Saturday Overnight Journey:
11:00 PM Meet up our Trek Leaders at Swami Narayan Temple (Dadar) 11:15 PM Get into the Bus at start your journey towards the Destination. 00:00 PM En route enjoy the Play and fun with some antakshari and any more.
06:00 AM Reach the Base Village. 06:30 AM Have your breakfast. 07:00 AM Ice Breaking Session along with the necessary instruction about the tour. 07:30 AM Reach Kaas Pathar and Explore... Move towards Kaas Lake. 11:00 AM Visit Vajire waterfall. 12:00 PM Head to Banmoli. 12:30 PM Reach hotel and have lunch. 02:00 PM Enjoy Boating in Koyna Backwater. 03:00 PM start proceeding to Guest House. 03:30 PM Reach Guest House and Relax 05:00 PM Evening Refreshment. 07:00 PM Enjoy the Sunset with Landscape view of the Koyna DAM. 09:00 PM Dinner. 10:00 PM Time for some Music Masti and Fun.
Reach Mumbai Late Evening depending on traffic conditions.
BUS Pickup Points :
11:30 pm K Star Mall, Chembur 12:15 am Vashi (Below the flyover) 12:30 am Hotel 3 Star, Kharghar
Things to carry :
1. Id Proof Compulsory 2. Lunch for the Day. 3. Good Quality Shoes. 4. Water (1ltr minimum compulsory) 5. Electoral Powder (2 Packs Compulsory) 6. Energy bars / Dry Snacks (dry fruits, biscuits, plum cakes etc). 7. Personal First Aid kit / Medics as per prescriptions if any. 8. Toiletries (Napkin, face wash, tissue paper, etc.). 9. Bag to carry all stuff. 10. Camera (Optional). 11. Torch with Extra pair of Batteries. (Compulsory)
1799/- Per Head (Without Transport) 2199/- Per Head (With BUS Transportation)
1. Breakfast Lunch & Evening Refreshment for the Day 2. Transportation from Dadar to Dadar (Non-AC Bus). 3. Kaas Entry Fees. 4. Boating Charges. 4. GreenWorld Expertise Charges.
1. Camera Charges 2. Anything other than mentioned above.
All the participants whether traveling by local train/bus or private vehicle must reach the meeting point at the given time. The organizers will wait for you at the meeting point for not more than 15mins. Post which the organizers may go out of network range and will not be able to assist you to the base camp. In such a situation the organizers shall not be liable for any inconvenience what so ever and the participants will be considered as "no show" for which no refund will be given.
In any case, the leader's decision will be final and no arguments or objections from the participants will be entertained. During the event, if any participant does not follow safety instructions and indulges in acts that lead to physical harm, the organizers will not be held liable for it. If the weather conditions are unfavorable or that the time of a natural calamity on or before the trek, the event will be canceled, and no refund will be given in this case. Stay options mentioned in the itinerary are subject to availability and natural conditions i.e. tents cant be pitched if it rains and/or rainstorm is being predicted.
In such cases, an attempt will be made to provide shelter for the night. Food during the trekking and camping events will be basic as it will be sourced locally from villages and will be cooked by villagers. The Tickets can be canceled 7 days prior to the event and 90% amount will be refunded. Any refund in terms of miscounting in no. of bookings can be requested before 48hrs of the event. No refund will be processed once the event gets over.
All participants are deemed to be physically fit for the event. In case a participant decides to drop out during the event he/she has to bear the extra cost of arranging his/her return. This cost will be charged at-actual-basis. The participant is responsible for his own valuables as there are no luggage safety lockers in any of the base camps. Participation will be at your own risk and the organizers will not be held responsible for any accidents, loss of life or valuables.