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.
End-to-end private bus journey with multiple pick-up points for a hassle-free travel experience
Guided tour (with a local guide) at the Kaas Plateau to give you maximum trivia and information
Visit a secret plateau near Kaas, which is even better than the main areas ;)
Get your DDLJ Styled photoshoot done FOR FREE by our special photographer
Play lots of games during the bus journey and meet like-minded people during the trip!
BATCH I: 14-15 Sept
BATCH II: 21-22 Sept
BATCH III: 28-29 Sept
Here's a short itinerary of the trip for your reference:
Saturday Overnight Journey:
Day 01 Saturday
Meet at Pritam Hotel Near Dadar station (Flyover Dadar East) at 10:30 pm.
The pickup points will be as follows:
11:15 PM Yogi Hotel, Diamond Garden, Chembur.
12:15 AM Vashi below Main Bridge.
12:45 AM McDonald, Kalamboli, Panvel.
02:30 AM Pick up from Wakad (Pune)
03:00 AM Pick up from Chandani Chowk (Pune)
En-route enjoy Play meet new people fun with some antakshari and many more.
Day 02 Sunday
06:00 AM: Reach Kass Plateau.
06:30 AM: Have yummy breakfast & Lets Introduces yourself with everyone and get ready for the walk-in heaven of the colorful flower.
07:00 AM: Start the tour of Kass on the way and experience the Beautiful color of flowers enjoy & capture the memories for a lifetime.
01:00 PM: Time to grab some yummy Lunch.
03:30 PM: Departure to Mumbai.
10:00 PM: Reach Mumbai (Subject to traffic).
Things to carry :
1. Id Proof Compulsory.
2. Bottles of water (2ltr).
3. Good Quality Shoes.
4. Rain are expected so pack your bag accordingly.
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)
Transportation from Dadar to Dadar (Non-AC Bus).
Kaas Entry Fees.
Bhatakna Expertise Representatives.
Any personal expenses such as soft drinks etc.
Anything other than mentioned above.
All the participants whether traveling by local train/bus or private vehicle must reach at the meeting point at the given time. The organizers will wait for you at the meeting point for not more than 15 mins. Post which the organizers may go out of network range and will not be able to assist you in the base village.
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 a 90% amount will be refunded. Any refund in terms of miscounting in no. of bookings can be requested before 48 hrs 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.
Terms & Conditions
Please carry a valid ID proof along with you.
No refunds on purchased tickets are possible, even in case of any rescheduling.
Security procedures, including frisking, remain the right of the management.
No dangerous or potentially hazardous objects including but not limited to weapons, knives, guns, fireworks, helmets, laser devices, bottles, musical instruments will be allowed in the venue and may be ejected with or without the owner from the venue.
The sponsors/performers/organizers are not responsible for any injury or damage occurring due to the event. Any claims regarding the same would be settled in courts in Mumbai.
People in an inebriated state may not be allowed entry.