Dear All, 
 
We शिखर वेध has arranged Trek to Stargazing Event @ Dehne on 8 – 9 December 2018 
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Event Cost :: Rs 1650/- per head
Activities: Stargazing, Camping, Astro-photography  
 
Batch Date: 8th 9th December 2018
About Star- gazing @ Dehne Asangaon

Embark on a star gazing and photography tour at Dehne around new moon nights along with tented camping and stay under the stars with the cool breeze from the surrounding mountain range. Here, learn about how to explore the Northern Hemisphere Constellations and identify them with the help of telescopes as the experts guide you properly. You will be able to understand about the star photography technique and shoot the milky way and the obvious star trails. Plan for an extravagant weekend getaway to feel refreshed amid the splendid nature when the twinkling stars take care of you.

Event Itinerary 

Day 1: Saturday 8 December 2018

Train timings CSMT – Asangaon Slow Local

  • 01:30 pm – CSMT
  • 01:48 pm – Dadar
  • 01:58 pm – Kurla
  • 02:04 pm – Ghatkopar
  • 02:26 pm – Thane
  • 02:49 pm – Dombivli
  • 03:00 pm – Kalyan
  • 03:35 pm – Asangaon

03.35 pm – Meet at Asangaon railway station 

Travel to the base village by local jeeps

05.00 pm – Reach Stargazing camping site @ Dehne base village

05.30 pm – Have a cup of tea and relax at the campsite and later pitch your tents.

06.00 pm – Watch the relishing sunset

07.00 pm – Start your astronomy and star photography session 1.

09.30 pm – Take a dinner break in between.

Continue to enjoy the second session of stargazing and witness the magic of the sky through the telescope. Can try for astro – photography.

Retire for the night and take rest in tents.

Day 2 :  Sunday 9 December 2018

06:30 am  – Wake up call around

08:00 am  – Have breakfast around and play fun games and group activities.

10:00 am – Check-out camps and prepare to leave for Asangaon.

11:00 am – Reach @ Asangaon … from there by local train to mumbai

The cost for the entire EVENT is about Rs. 1650 /- per head

Includes Transportation from Asangaon 2 Asangaon, Dinner & Evening Refreshments, Morning B/f-Tea, Tented Accommodation & Shikhar Vedh Administrative charges
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Please book yourself with advance payment of Rs. 1000/- (Non-refundable) …  Deposit the amount on following account.
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Name: JAGADISH GOVIND PATIL
ICICI Bank A/c No.: – 026801521464
Vartak Nagar Branch, Thane (W)
IFSC Code : ICIC0000268
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Seats r limited …
Last date to register with advance payment is Thursday 6 December 2018 till 5 pm
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Things To Carry:-

A Water Bottle (~2 Ltrs) (a must)
1 torch (a must) with spare battereies
Sleeping Mat – Bags (a must)
Extra Pair of clothes (a must)

DSLR -Camera, Cell Phone, Binoculars (Optional)
Pls avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments
Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, biscuits etc.
Floaters
Personal basic medical kit (Containing an antiseptic, few bandages, personal medications if any, Antibiotics for stomach infection)

A haversack to put all these things

For confirmation pls reply here or do contact on

Jagadish Patil: 09702121373 / 09869369836
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