Dear All
We @ Shikhar vedh has arranged an Tour to Rann of Kutch Festival on Full Moon Weekend
Brief Info about trip
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Duration: 2D / 1N
Category: Rann Utsav Tour
Grade: Easy
Cost Per Person: INR 9500/- per person & would include
Travel from Mumbai – Mumbai by Train (SL-Class)Kutchi Style Stay /  Accommodation triple sharing in Hodka VillageSightseeing for 2 days by private AC vehicleFood for 2 days ( Train Journey Dinner excluded)All Entry Fees and Guide Charges (Except camera fee if any)Shikhar Vedh Administrative charges.
Information about the places ::

The Great Rann of Kutch :   is a massive salt desert which measures around ten thousand square kilometers in Gujrat. An amazing remarkable thing about this place is that it goes underwater when the monsoon season sets in at full force. The rest of the year, the Rann of Kutch remains an enormous desert of salt. The Rann Utsav is an awesome festival that takes place between December – February every year. It is a carnival full of music and dance. Rann appears even more mesmerizing than usual if  witnessed under the full moon.
Bhuj : Sightseeing explores Royal Havelis / Palace / Mahals. Shopping of Fabric / Jewelry & Bandhani etc
Itinerary for the tour:

Day 0: Friday
Board Train for Bhuj from Mumbai at 5 p.m.

Day 1: Saturday
07:00 Hrs : Wake up Call
08;00 Hrs : Breakfast – Tea on the Train .09:00 Hrs :: @ Bhuj Railway Station
Drive towards  Kala Dunger – Highest point in Rann
10:30 Hrs :: @ Kala Dunger
Explore the place
11:30 Hrs :: We will be heading to Hotel at Hodka Village

13:00 Hrs: @ Bhunga / Kutchi Style stay @ Hodka
Lunch time

Leave for White Desert – Heaven on earth … Enjoy the memorable moments till sunset color changes to Blue, red and sometimes yellow below the skyline … Feel lost in white rann desert land … Enjoy local delicacies , try camel riding and live performances / music (If available)
20:30 Hrs: @  Hotel for Dinner and relax
Night stay at Bhunga
Day 2: Sunday
For enthusiastic early morning visit to Rann for sunrise view
Post Breakfast, checkout from the Hotel.

Bhuj Local sightseeing full day
Aina Mahal – Prag Mahal, Swami Narayan Temple – Exploration time
Visit handicraft village – Bhujodi
Post lunch
Visit to Vijay Vilas Palace,  Mandvi’s famous beach, & Sunset
Move towards Bhuj Railway Station by 7 p.m. to Catch a Train back to Mumbai.

Day 3: Monday : Reach Mumbai by 2 pm.

The cost for two days tour  would be Rs. 9500/- per person & would include: Travel from Mumbai – Mumbai by Train (SL-Class)Kutchi Style Stay /  Accommodation triple sharing in Hodka VillageSightseeing for 2 days by private AC vehicleFood for 2 days ( Train Journey Dinner excluded)All Entry Fees and Guide Charges (Except camera fee if any)Shikhar Vedh Administrative charges
Note: One has to pay Rs 6500/- per head (non-refundable) in advance to register for this event.
Name: Jagadish Govind Patil
A/C No: 026801521464A/C Type: SavingsBank & Branch: ICICI BANK, Vartaknagar – Thane BranchRTGS / IFSC Code: ICIC0000268
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Last date to confirm with advance payment is 20 days before departure OR till the train tickets are available
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Here is a list of the things to be carried by every individual –

> A haversack to put in all the stuffs> At least 2 Liters of water
> Two-three set of clothes, Towel / Napkin
> Binoculars, Camera, Something to munch on (Optional)
> Torch with extra set of batterries
> Personal medicines required if any
> Identity Proof

To register for this event, contact us –

Jagdish Patil: 9702121373 / 9869369836
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Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/shikharvedh/

Website: http://shikharvedh.org/

Bundi

Dear All

We @ Shikhar vedh has arranged an Offbeat Tour to Bundi, Kota on 27-28 February 2021

About the places -

Bundi :: A tourism place that captures every kid’s idea of a perfect desert, Bundi is like nowhere else in Rajasthan. Bundi is also known as the blue city of Eastern Rajasthan. It is mainly famous for its tourist attractions like mansions, forts, paintings, step wells, and palaces. All these places together make Bundi a perfect travel destination in Rajasthan. Such charming is the silhouette of the city that one can see its mention in literary and cinematic works of many veteran authors and filmmakers, like Rudyard Kipling in ‘Kim’ novel, Rabindranath Tagore in ‘False Fort’ (Nakalgarh Poem), and Satyajit Ray in his movie ‘Sonar Kella.’

Sightseeing Attractions :
1) Taragarh Palace
2) Sukh Mahal
3) 84 pillared Cenotape
4) Bundi Palace
5) Raniji ki Baori
6) Nawal Sagar Lake

& Few more
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Kota : Situated on the banks of the Chambal River, the city of Kota is famous for its distinctive style of paintings, palaces, museums, and places of worship. The city is known for gold jewellery, Doria sarees, silk sarees and the famous Kota stone.

Sightseeing Attractions :
1) Grand Canyon – Garadias Mahadev Temple
2) Garh Palace / City Palace
3) Chambal Garden
4) Kota Barrage
5) Seven Wonder Park

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Rendezvous: Mumbai Central @ 18:30 Hrs on 26 February 2021

The itinerary for the event is given below:

Departure by train

Day 1 – Friday 26 February 2021

18:30 hrs : @ Mumbai Central Station

Day 2 – Saturday 27 February 2021

Breakfast In train

Arrive at Kota @ 09:00 hrs

Drive to Bundi

Check in Hotel, Freshen up

Sightseeing: Bundi Exploration

Return back to the Hotel late in the evening

Day 2 : Sunday 28 February 2021

Wake by early by 07.00 hrs & finish with Morning ablutions & Breakfast

check out & Bundi remaining Sightseeing

10:00 Hrs: Move to Kota by private transport

11:00 Hrs : Kota

Kota Sightseeing –

Return journey to Mumbai by train @17:00 Hrs

Day 3: Monday 1 March 2021

08:00 Hrs :: Reach Mumbai Central Station

The cost for two days Bundi – Kota tour would be Rs. 6850/- per person

& would include:

Travel from Mumbai – Mumbai by Train (SL-Class)
Accommodation in triple sharing in Hotel
Sightseeing around  Bundi & Kota by Non-AC local transport
Food for 2 days (Train Journey Dinner excluded)
All Entry Fees and Guide Charges (Except camera fee if any)
Shikhar Vedh Administrative charges

Note: One has to pay Rs 3500/- per head (non-refundable) in advance to register for this event.

Name: Jagadish Govind Patil
A/C No: 026801521464
A/C Type: Savings
Bank & Branch: ICICI BANK, Vartaknagar – Thane Branch
RTGS / IFSC Code: ICIC0000268

OR

Googlepay : 9702121373
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Last date to confirm with advance payment is Thursday 28 January 2021 OR till the train tickets are available
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Here is a list of the things to be carried by every individual –

> A haversack to put in all the stuffs
> At least 2 Liters of water
> Two-three set of clothes, Towel / Napkin
> Binoculars, Camera, Something to munch on (Optional)
> Torch with extra set of batterries
> Personal medicines required if any
> Identity Proof

To register for this event, contact us –

Jagdish Patil: 9702121373 / 9869369836
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Also join us @
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Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/shikharvedh/

Website: http://shikharvedh.org/

Vishwanath Temple Khajuraho

Dear All,

We @ Shikhar Vedh has arranged Heritage Tour to Khajurao – Orcha – Jhanshi & Gwalior Fort on 21 – 25 March 2020

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The Cost of the tour would be Rs.  12000/- per head.

The above cost includes

  • Travel from CST to Gwalior; Gwalior to Jhansi & Satna to CST by SL class Train Journey
  • Private Vehicle ( Non – A/c) for the sightseeing for 2 days
  • Public transport for Gwalior sightseeing
  • All Food (Excludes train journey)
  • Tripple sharing accommodation in hotel
  • Entry Fees (Except camera fee)

Khajuraho :: A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Khajuraho is named after the common date palm tree – Khajura. The ancient temples illustrate the brilliant burst of artistic flowering built under Chandela rulers in form of sandstone Sculptures depicting various forms of Love, desire, meditation, royalty and spiritual teachings. The intricate art and carvings will leave you awestruck the moment uyou witness them.

ORCHA :: Orcha was founded in 16th Century by Bundela Rajput Chief, Rudra Prata. Ram Raja Temple is the only place where Lord Ram is worshipped both as a God and as a king. The Laxmi Narayan Temple exhibits a unique architectural style which is a mix of a Fort and a temple. The Jahangir Mahal was built in honou of the Mughal Emperor Jahangir

JHANSHI FORT::  In 17th century, this fort was built by King Bir Singh Judeo of Orchha on top of a hill as an army stronghold. The fort has been a witness to the fiery battle led by Rani Laxmi Bai. There are temples of Lord Shiva and Lord Ganesha within the fort. The Karak Bijli and Bhawani Shankar cannon of the queen are also kept inside the fort. There is also a museum which has a collection of sculpture and provides an insight into the history of Bundelkhand.

Grade : Easy

Itinerary of the tour:

Departure by 12137 – Punjab Mail

Day 1 – Friday 20 March 2020

19:30 hrs : @ CST Station

Day 2 – Saturday 21 March 2020

16:00 hrs : @ Gwalior

Hotel Check in … Freshen up

Sightseeing time

Day 3 – Sunday 22 March 2020

Full Day Gwalior Exploration

Fort, Palace & Temple etc

19:00 Hrs : Move to Jhansi by train

21:00 hrs : @ Jhanshi

Check in Hotel

Dinner and Overnight in Hotel

Day 4 – Monday 23 March 2020

Jhanshi Fort Exploration  

09:30 Hrs: Check out 

Breakfast – Tea

11:00 hrs – 14:30 Hrs: Orcha Sight seeing by private vehicle

Move to Khajurao

Lunch on the way

19:30 hrs : @ Khajurao

Overnight stay in hotel

Day 5 – Tuesday 24 March 2020

Post Breakfast – Tea

Full Day Exploration of Khajurao 

Western, Eastern & Southern area temples

17:00 Hrs : Move to Satana station

20:00 Hrs :: @ Satna

Departure to Mumbai by Train

Dinner in the train (To be born by the participants)

Day 6 – Wednesday 25  March 2020

23:00 Hrs : @ LTT

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The Cost of the tour would be Rs. 12000/- per head.

The above cost includes

  • Travel from CST to Gwalior; Gwalior to Jhansi & Satna to CST by SL class Train Journey
  • Private Vehicle ( Non – A/c) for the sightseeing for 2 days
  • Public transport for Gwalior sightseeing
  • All Food (Excludes train journey)
  • Tripple sharing accommodation in hotel
  • Entry Fees (Except camera fee)

Deposit Rs. 7000/- per head (Non-refundable) on following A/c for Train Tickets, vehicle, hotel reservation
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Name: JAGADISH GOVIND PATIL

ICICI Bank A/c No.: – 026801521464

Vartak Nagar Branch, Thane (W)

Ifsc code : ICIC0000268

OR

Googlepay : 9702121373

Last date for registration: – till Train Tkts available OR Till the reg. gets full

Things To Carry:- 
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A Water Bottle (~2 Ltrs) ( A must)
1 torch (a must) with spare batteries ( a must)

Camera, Cell Phone, Binoculars (Optional)
Pls avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments
Some ready to eat food.Plum cakes, biscuits etc.
Extra Pair of clothes,
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
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Smoking and drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited.
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For confirmation, do call on below no or reply here

Jagadish Patil : 09702121373 (Whtsapp) / 09869369836
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Also join us @
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Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/shikharvedh/

Website: http://shikharvedh.org/