Tag: Ferrata #36
Name: Vasota Jungle Trek
Date: Saturday-Sunday, 8th-9th December 2018
Koyna. The Water reservoir which separates the mainland of Maharashtra & the Mountains of Sahyadris only range separating Kokan & the rest of Maharashtra. This isolated region makes way to the dense forest of Koyna Wildlife Sanctuary.
Vasota is a fort situated in this Dense Jungle and has been home to various warrior clans for more than 1000 years. With this vast amount of History and being situated inside a jungle makes it an amazing place to visit. A journey by boat through the Waters of Koyna backwaters adds on to the joyous adventure.
- Boating through Koyna backwaters.
- Trek through Koyna wildlife sanctuary
- Amazing views of Koyna & Kokan region from atop the fort.
Starting Point : S. P. College, Tilak Road, Pune.
Departure : 11:00 p.m. | 6th December
Arrival : 01:30 p.m. | 8th December
11:00 p.m. - Meet Team Via Ferrata.
After Attendance Departure for Bamnoli by Private Bus.
Early comers have to wait till the bus leaves & Late comers have to report directly at Base village at Own arrangements & own Cost.
In this Situation No refund or No arguments will be entertained.
04:30 a.m. – Reach Bamnoli and we still have 2 hours for the sunrise. So, take a small nap.
07:00 a.m. – Wake up & get ready for the Trek.
Keep your Extra Dress & Extra thing in a Separate Plastic Bag in a Bus.
07:30 a.m. – Breakfast.
08.30 am – We start our 1.5 hours long boat journey to the base point of Vasota, ‘Met Indavali’.
10:00 a.m. – Reach the Forest base camp at Met Indavali for Check-in.
10:30 a.m. – Start the Trek after instructions.
It takes us around 2 hours to reach the top, considering everyone’s speed. Early birds can grab some extra rest.
12:30 p.m. – Pack Lunch Time.
01:00 p.m. – Explore the Fort.
02:30 p.m. – Start descending to Met Indavali.
04:00 p.m. – Reach the Forest Base Camp.
Start return journey.
05:30 p.m. – Reach Bamnoli for our evening Tea.
06:30 p.m. – Set up the Campsite.
07:00 p.m. - Bonfire starts
08:30 p.m. - Dinner
Campfire continues (‘Early to Bed’ people can choose to call it a day by 10:00 p.m.)
Event Day 2
06:30 a.m. – wake up call & time for morning Ablutions.
07:30 a.m. – Wind up the Campsite.
08:00 a.m. – Breakfast
09:30 a.m. – Start the Return Journey to Pune.
01:30 p.m. –Reach back to the Starting point.
We may come to Pune ONE Hour Before OR After the given time.
Fees: INR 2200/-
(Minimum INR 1500/- to be paid in advance to confirm your booking. This amount will be non-refundable.)
• Transport by Non AC High Back Private Vehicle (Pune-Bamnoli-Pune)
• Boating Charges (Bamnoli-Vasota-Bamnoli)
• Forest Permissions
• 2 Breakfasts, Pack-Lunch, Dinner, Tea
• Stay in Tents
• Expert Trek Leads from Sahyavede.
• First aid kit available
• Dinner on Previous Night & Lunch on Return Journey to Pune, Cold drinks, Mineral water, etc.
• Private orders of Tea, Breakfast, Meals etc.
• Personal expenses of any kind.
• Insurance Coverage.
• Medical expenses other than “First aid”.
• Any other charges not mentioned in “Fees Include“.
*** THINGS TO REMEMBER***
No Toilets available during the Trek.
Sleeping Bags are Available at an Extra Cost.
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