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Tour to Bhigwan Bird Sanctuary

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Sat, 9 Feb 6:00AM - Sun, 10 Feb 8:00PM
Bhigwan Bird Sanctuary
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Bhigwan, a bird sanctuary near the Kumbhargaon village is a paradise for the bird lovers. It is famous for watching the Greater Flamingos. The backwaters of Ujjani Dam is home for various migratory birds such as Greater Flamingo, Eurasian Spoonbill, Bar Headed Goose, Collared Pratincole and the Osprey, bird of prey. Bhigwan is also home to the fastest bird of animal kingdom - the Peregrine falcon. One can find more than 230 species of birds here.  Apart from these, one can also see painted storks, bar-headed geese, demoiselle cranes, etc

 

Major Attractions:

  • Boating with bird watching
  • Bird Photography
  • Camping
  • Delicious local cuisines
  • Night Trail
  • Witnessing Greater Flamingos 

Birds of Bhigwan

  • Greater flamingos
  • Eurasian Spoonbill
  • Bar Headed Goose
  • Collared Pratincole
  • Osprey
  • And 230 species

Itinerary:

Day 1

  • Meet us at Sanjay Gandhi National Park, Borivali at 06:00 AM. Board a private vehicle and start journey to Bhigwan.
  • Pickup points: Dadar (near Kotak Mahindra Bank), Chembur (Diamond Garden), Vashi(below bridge)
  • Breakfast on the way at 10:00 AM(TTMM)
  • Reach Bhigwan Wildlife Sanctuary around 02:00 PM.
  • Freshen up and have lunch
  • 4:30 PM Evening enjoy the sunset and explore the habitat by private boat. This is the time where birds can be seen in hundreds flying in a group forming various forms in the sky.
  • Return back and Have snacks and tea.
  • Enjoy playing games like antaksahri, dumsharas, etc
  • Dinner at 09:30 PM
  • Overnight stay at Bhigwan intent. (Triple sharing basis)

 

Day 2

  • Enjoy a sunrise view with birds migrating to the sanctuary.
  • Have breakfast and leave for Mumbai.
  • Lunch on the way (TTMM)
  • Reach Mumbai around 07:00 PM

 

Tour concludes with a bundle of bird photos, new friends and happy memories.

 

Inclusion:

  • Travel in a private vehicle from Mumbai to Mumbai (Non-AC)
  • Tent Stay on the triple basis
  • Hygienic Washrooms
  • 2 guided bird watching boat rides with life jackets
  • Birds information in three languages - Hindi, Marathi, English
  • All entries, permissions and permit charges
  • Expertise charges
  • (Private tent for two will be charged Rs. 500 - only available on pre-booking)

Meals Included:

  • 1 breakfast
  • 1 Hi-Tea
  • 1 Lunch
  • 1 Dinner

(Non-Veg Food will be charged Rs. 150 extra)

 

Exclusion:

  • Meals other than mentioned above
  • Non-Veg Meals
  • Any extra expenses other than mentioned 
  • Night trails (Rs. 500 per person)
  • Packaged Water / Beverages
  • Extra Meals / Tea / Coffee
  • 1st Day Breakfast & 2nd Day Lunch

 

Rules of Bird Watching

  • No flash, no nest photography. Shoot only from your boat and in your designated route from a safe distance.
  • Always keep your mobile phone silent 
  • No Loud Talk
  • Do now wear bright clothes, try to wear camouflage clothes. 
  • No recorded calls for attracting birds. 

Note:

  • Since it is not a luxury trip, do not expect any luxury. 
  • All food is a hygienic and authentic local delicacy.
  • Night Trail can be arranged on a chargeable basis i.e 500 per person with a guided tour. In the night trail, you can see Indian Nightjar, Snakes, Fox, and many other nocturnal species. For this please ensure that you have bought your torch with you and always wear shoes for this trail.
  • All sightseeing and activities depend on the time available. 
  • Participants must carry cash in order to survive and buy anything at Rann. Except for high-end luxury hotels, restaurants and souvenir shops, plastic money such as credit card and debit card is not accepted throughout Rann.
  • ATM’s are common only in Bhuj, and beyond that finding, ATM is also difficult.
  • Consuming liquor or any kind of Alcoholic substance is prohibited. Carrying any kind of substance that’s illegal is not allowed. Anybody found consuming alcoholic drinks will be expelled from the event without refund.
  • You are joining an outdoor activity where any incident, reasons beyond control like Natural calamities, landslides, bad road conditions, riots, political uncertainty, public transport failure etc.; Man-Made calamities, Vehicle breakdown, vehicle dysfunction can happen & you agree that the organizer/leader shall not be held responsible for any accident, mishap (including death) caused by any circumstances.
  • Adventure Geek reserves all rights to modify/change the camp/ program and abort the event and Adventure Geek will not be liable to refund booking charges in such a case.
  • Adventure Geek reserves all right to call off the on-going event when such circumstances arise, and it shall not be responsible for any refund henceforth.

REFUND AND CANCELLATION POLICY

• Cancellation within 8 hours of payment, 100% refundable(Only applicable on or before 36 hours of event time)

• Cancellation before 15 days of the event, 80% refundable

• Cancellation before 10 days of the event, 60% refundable

• Cancellation before 5 days of the event, 40% refundable

• Cancellation before 3 days of the event, 20% refundable

• Above and after no refund– No cancellation amount will be refunded on Advance Payment.

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Bhigwan Bird Sanctuary Unnamed Road, Takrarwadi, Maharashtra 413105, India
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