We @ Shikhar Vedh are glad to announce Anjarle Turtle Festival Tour
The Cost for Tour :: Rs. 3850 / - per head
Dadar 2 Dadar transportation fare for private vehicle ( A.C.), Turtle festival charges, ferry charges for suvarnadurg, food expenses veg only and dormitory accommodation charges.
Get Ready to Witness the Wonderful Life Of Turtles ….
Some information about the area: The places that will be visiting are:
- Anjarle Beach – Turtle Festival visit
- Suvarna Durg Fort
- Goa Fort
- Kadyavarcha Ganpati Temple
- Shree Keshavraj Temple
- Shree Vyaghreshwar Temple
Anjarle Beach : Anjarle Village is hosting its first turtle conservation event this year. Let us support the villagers and provide support and motivation to villagers by participating in Anjarle Turtle Festival.
Unspoiled a sleepy fishing village surrounded by beach covered with coconut trees. You can spend your weekend here refreshing and taking the beautiful sights around Anjarle Village.
Anjarle is also famous for the ‘Kadyawarcha Ganpati’ temple located on a cliff. Anjarle Turtle festival is organized by Sahyadri Nisarga Mitra and Kasav Mitra Mandal. Olive Ridley Turtles eggs are protected at nest site after they are laid on the beach by Turtles. Protected eggs are later released when they hatch into baby olive ridley turtles with hope they will return one day again to lay more eggs on the beach. Watching these baby turtles take their first steps as they find their way towards the sea is an unforgettable moment.
Enjoy boat ride from Harnai Jetty towards Suvarnadurg fort located in middle of the sea if you are lucky we can spot dolphin nearby. Suvarnadurg is a fort that is located on a small island in the Arabian Sea, near Harnai in Konkan.
Tour Duration: 2 Night / 2 Days
The Itinerary for the Tour as follows:
Day 0: FRIDAY :-
Departure by private vehicle from Pritam Hotel, Dadar (East) @ 10:45 pm
Maitripark, Chembur @ 11:00 pm
Vashi below main bridge @ 11:30 pm
Day 1: SATURDAY :-
05:30 Hrs: @ Anjarle
06:45 Hrs: Visit Anjarle Beach for Turtle festival
Breakfast @ our home stay
10:30 Hrs: @ Suvarnadurg fort by boat
Lunch at Anjarle (Veg. Only)
Evening Tea & Visit Anjarle beach,
Go for Turtle watching.
Dinner ( Veg. Only)
Stay @ villagers home in Anjarle (Dormitory Type only) —
Day 2: SUNDAY :-
06:45 Hrs: Visit Anjarle Beach for Turtle watching.
08:00 Hrs: Breakfast – Tea
09:30 Hrs: @ Visit Kadyavarcha Ganpati, Shri Keshavraj Temple, Shri Vyaghreshwar Temple
13:00 Hrs: Lunch @ Dapoli ( 2 b borne by participants as per veg / non-veg )
15:00 Hrs: Departure 2 Mumbai
We will be in mumbai around 22:00 hrs ( thats – subjective)
The Cost for Tour is about Rs. 3850 / - per head
This includes Mumbai 2 Mumbai transportation fare for private vehicle (AC), Turtle festival charges, ferry charges for Suvarnadurg, Veg food expenses, and accommodation charges.
Seats will be first come 1st basis … Deposit Rs 3850/- per head (Non-refundable) advance on following A/c …
Name: JAGADISH GOVIND PATIL
ICICI Bank A/c No.: – 026801521464
Vartak Nagar Branch, Thane (W)
IFSC Code: ICIC0000268
Googlepay : 9702121373
Last date for registration: – 4 days prior to departure or till the registration gets full
VIMP NOTES :: For PUNE PARTICIPANTS, we can hire a private vehicle as well if we get minimum 6 participants for the Trip.
The cost remains the same as Rs 3850/- per head
The Departure time wud be 11:00 pm on friday from SWARGATE Bus Depo.
Other Itinerary details same as for Mumbai Participants
1) Emergence of Hatchlings of turtles is a natural process. So cannot give guarantee of emerging possibility of turtles on the mentioned dates.
2) Anjarle beach have strong currents … so won’t b allowed to go inside the water
Things To Carry:-
A Torch with spare battery ( a must)
A Water Bottle (~2 Ltrs) (a must)
Sleeping Bag, Mat (a must)
Towel, a napkin, Extra Pair of clothes (a must)
Camera, Cell Phone, Binoculars (Optional)
Pls avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments
Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc
Good trekking shoes preferably ACTION,
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
Jagdish Patil : 09702121373 / 09869369836
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