NATIONAL DESERT TREKKING EXPEDITION 2017 18

4975.00

  • Reporting at The Border Home Guards Ground, Opp. Hotel Heritage, - Reporting Dates: 20th Dec 2017 to 31st Dec, 2017
  • 5N/6D Fee Rs.4975/-incls bkg chrg+5%GST)
  • This includes tent accommodation, vegetarian food & YHAI LOGO CAP
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* About Program:

The fort & town of JAISALMER was founded by Maharawal Jaisal in the year 1156 AD after having shifted his capital from Ludharva (18 Kms away from Jaisalmer) to a safer place. The ruling family of the erstwhile Jaisalmer State belongs to Bhati Clan of Yadu Rajputs of Chandrawasnshi (Lunar) race who claim descent from Lord Krishna,the defied hero who ruled at Dwarka. The historical origin of Bhatis can be inferred from the couplet which says that the Yadu Rajputs ruled and constructed Forts at Kashi,Mathura, Pragvad, Gajni,Bhatner,Digam,Dirwal,Lodurva and ninth in Jaisalmer. (Gajni is in Afghanistan and Dirawal is now in Pakistan).

This district has got a very important place on The international tourist map. Popularly known as the “Golden City”, it has the following attraction of the tourist importance.

  • Fort & inside fort-Jain Temples & Royal Palace.
  • Patwa Havelies.
  • Salim Singh’s Haveli.
  • Nathmal’s haveli.
  • Mandir Palace (Tazia Tower).
  • Gadisar Lake.
  • Govt. museum & the folk museum.

All these monuments have the unique stone carving on yellow stone. The whole city is constructed with yellow stone.

Excursions

  • Badabag (Royal Cenotaph, Garden).
  • Amar Sagar.
  • Ludarwa.
  • Mool Sagar.
  • Kuldhara ( Remains of Desserted town hundreds of year ago).
  • Sam Sand Dunes ( The Sunset & Camel Safari are special attraction).
  • Khuri Sand Dunes.
  • Akal Wood fossils Park ( Having 180 million years old wood fossils.)
  • Sudhasari ( Desert National Park having the great Indian Bustard and other wild life).

Art & Music The two communities viz. ‘Manganiars’ and ‘Langas’ have not only preserved the traditional art & music but they have carried it beyond the domestic shores. The folk Music with traditional instruments and the folk dances are very popular and fascinating. The cultural programmes performed by these artistes have special attraction for the tourists

* Program Fee:  

Rs 4500/- Per Head Indian and 5500/- Per Head Foreigners  

* Duration:

5N/6D 

 

* Reporting Point:

The Border Home Guards Ground, Opp. Hotel Heritage, Sam Road,  Jaisalmer.

 

* How To Reach:

Base camp of the programme is established in the Border Home Guard Ground, Jiasalmer, 2kms from bus stand, 4kms. from railway station. Jaisalmer is connected by train service with Delhi, Hawra, Jodhpur, Jaipur, Bikaner. It is also conned by road with Delhi, Ahmedabad, Kucch, Pune, Mumbai, Jodhpur, Bikaner, Jaipur, Ajmer & Udaipur. Nearest airport is Jodhpur.

* Program Includes:

Inclusive of tent accommodation, vegetarian  food.

 

* Day Wise schedule:

# Day 01: - Reporting At Base Camp.
# Day 02: - Visit city by own, After Lunch transfer by  Bus to Damodara Resort:25KM Then trek to Kharara Camp: 03 KM
# Day 03:- Trek to Sam Sand Dunes: 14 KM
# Day 04:- Camel Safari up to Beeda Fanta: 12 KM Then trek to Sudasari Camp :08 KM
# Day 05:- Trek to Barna :12 KM
# Day 06:- Transfer by Bus to Base Camp Jaisalmer :40KM Group Breaks after lunch.
 

 

* Who can Participate:

Minimum age to participate in this expedition is 10 Years. The age restriction will be strictly followed. 

* How to Participate:

Members  desirous of joining this programme may apply on a prescribed Registration Form Duly supported by Medical Certificate which is available from Units/State Branches and National Office.

 

 * Cancellation Policy:

In case you are unable to join the camp and wish to cancel your participation, Your application must reach the concern offices, before 29th Nov.2017. In this case you will get 50% refund after completion of programme. If such notice received after 29th Nov.2017 No refund will be given.

WHERE TO APPLY FOR CANCELLATION:- 1. Offline applicants should send their cancellation request in writing & email with admit card copy directly to the office of YHAI, RAJASTHAN STATE BRANCH.

                                                           2. Online applicants should contact and send their request to YHAI, National Office, New Delhi only. No enquiries to Rajasthan State Branch Office. It would not be entertained strictly.

1.      NOTE :- Seat once booked may not be re-scheduled or transferred.

2.        Any unforeseen event / strike or natural calamity will not be considered as a cause of cancellation.

3.       Refund may be given after 30 days of completion the programs.

 

 

* Food & Supplies: Special Rajasthani Dishes in Dinner & Normal Water  
 
* Accommodation Facilities: TENT
 
* Safety & Security: Exclusive and painstaking preparations have gone into the planning of trekking expedition route of your safety. our field staff and experienced camp leaders have visited the area to check all details. While every care has been taken to ensure safety, the youth hostel association of India or its Rajasthan state branch will not be responsible for any accident, illness and such other unforeseen eventualities.
 
 
* What participants should bring along:
Rucksack (if you have) cotton shirts.cottan paints,wollen jersey,wollen muffler or monkey cap, hunter shoes, torch with spare batteries, water bottle, lunch box,mug,glass, plate, spoon, water purifying tablets, pen- Knife, Needle,thread,spare buttons, goggles, cold cream or Vaseline, soap,toilet-paper,towel, medicines which you normally use.
 
NAME OF THE PROGRAM CORRDINATOR / FD:  SH. RATAN SINGH BHATI

CONTACT NUMBER: 09414760314/09680513279

EMAIL ADDRESS: raj_yhai@rediffmail.comdhanpatsinghb@gmail.com

COMPLETE POSTAL ADDRESS: RAJASTHAN STATE BRANCH. Y.H.A.I.

SILAWATA PARA, SHIV ROAD. JAISALMER-345001 (RAJASTHAN)

 
 
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