KONDAPALLI MONSOON TREKKING EXPEDITION 2017

2888.00

  • IBRAHIMPATNAM, 19 km from VIJAYAWADA - 1st Sep & 2nd Sep,2017
  • 4N/5D(Fees2750+Bkg Chrg 138)
  • Food, Stay, Transportation from Base Camp, Forest Fee and Guide charges, personal Group insurance
2017 01 Sep
2017 02 Sep
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01 Sep, 2017 60 0 60 Book Now
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* BREIF DESCRIPTION OF THE PROGRAM:

Kondapalli reserve forest, near Vijayawada in Andhra Pradesh is a perfect destination for adventure lovers. The beauty of this trekking destination is not just its panoramic view of lush rolling hills. Trekking through beautiful waterfalls and passing by number of shallow pools provides you a genuine taste of the nature. This forest having rich biodiversity. It hosts several species of butterflies and a home to several animals and birds.

Village of Kondapalli is very famous for Kondapalli Toys. The toys are chiseled from locally available special light softwoods (Tella Poniki) and painted with vegetable dyes, and vibrant enamel colors. They are world-famous artistic wonders.

The purpose of the program is to expose the YHAI members to a greater adventure and rough out the rigors of plodding through water with a sense of love for the nature and outdoor recreational activity aiming at promoting National Integration.

The participants will enjoy a splendid panorama of hills, refreshing waterfalls, beautiful landscapes; breath taking trees, the hilly trek of Eastern Ghats provides trekking trails as steep and difficult. The trekking route will therefore, offer the same thrills and excitement as in return journey some additional attractions like bird watching and Photography. Do not forget to carry your camera and capture special adventure moments in this event.

* HOW TO REACH THE BASE CAMP:

IBRAHIMPATNAM is 17 km from VIJAYAWADA, Capital city of Andhra Pradesh. Nearest Air Port is Vijayawada (39km) and Nearest major Railway station is Vijayawada Junction (17 km). Nearest Road point is Ibrahimpatnam, 17km from Vijayawada on Vijayawada - Hyderabad National Highway - NH 65. APSRTC operates number of city buses from Vijayawada to Ibrahimpatnam / Kondapalli.

* DAY WISE SCHEDULE:

DAY 1:                   Report at IBRAHIMPATNAM before 11:00 am, Orientation and Instruction.

Trek to BHOGAM KOTA via Kongu waterfall, little Niagara and standing rock (8 KM).

DAY 2:                   Trek to HANUMA KONA via various hidden water banks (10 KM).

DAY 3:                   Trek to NEMALI DHAARA via various waterfalls and water banks (7 KM).

DAY 4:                   Trek to MADHULAMMA TEERTHAM via dense forest and beautiful water bodies (8 KM).

Transfer to IBRAHIMPATNAM by vehicle.

Day 5:                    Group Breaks after Break Fast.

 

Contact Information:

NAME OF THE FIELD DIRECTOR:                 NANDAM VISHNUVARDHAN

CONTACT NUMBERS:                                     RAVI RATNA PRASAD – 9440137694; NALLURI MALLIKARJUN – 9908871936

EMAIL ADDRESS:                                            wishnuvardhan@gmail.com

COMPLETE POSTAL ADDRESS:                    N VISHNUVARDHAN, C/o My Journey World, 40-1-32, Opp. MBS Jewellers,

MG Road, Labbipet, VIJAYAWADA – 520010, Andhra Pradesh, Ph. 8008986000

 

* HOW TO JOIN:

ONLINE BOOKING: Members desirous of joining this program may apply online by paying requisite program fee along with online booking amount.

OFFLINE BOOKING: Filled registration Form should be sent along with Demand Draft / At par payable Cheques  of participation fee (in favour of "YOUTH HOSTELS ASSOCIATION OF INDIA – VIJAYAWADA UNIT" payable at Vijayawada, AP) directly to YHAI- Vijayawada, C/o My Journey World, Opp MBS Jewellers, MG Road, Labbipet, Vijayawada-520010. Ph: 8008986000.  Please specify your email ID, as admit cards will be send by email.

 

* CANCELLATION RULES:

In case you are unable to join the trek after paying the participation fee, you will get a refund of 1325/- provided your written request is received directly in the office of YHAI Vijayawada unit or by email to “wishnuvardhan@gmail.com” on or before 15th August 2017. No refund will however, be admissible for cancellations received after 15th Aug 2017. SMS/ Phone calls or WhatsApp shall not be considered for cancellation. Kindly note that in case of cancellation please give bank details to refund by NEFT.

* ACCOMMODATION FACILITIES:

Tented Accommodation

* FOOD & WATER SUPPLIES:

Mouth watering tasty Andhra special vegetarian yummy food and safe drinking water

* WHAT PARTICIPANTS SHOULD BRING ALONG:

Sleeping bag (if you have one), cotton shirts, cotton pants, sun cap, Bed sheet, Trekking shoes and Bathroom slippers, socks, torch, water bottle, lunch box, Coffee mug, plate, spoon, pen-knife, needle, thread,  soap, toilet paper, towel, medicines (which you normally use at home) and a camera (optional).

 

* SAFETY & SECURITY:

Extensive and painstaking preparation has gone into the planning of trek routes for your safety. Our field staff and experienced camp leaders have been visiting the area to check all details. The Youth Hostels Association of India, cannot be held responsible for any accidents, illness and any such unforeseen eventualities. Deviation from the set route of the program is not permitted. If the participant desires to join any other activity, they may do so at their own responsibility and risk only after finishing the trek and checking out.

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* ADDITIONAL NOTES:

·         USE OF ALCOHOL AND NARCOTICS OF ANY DESCRIPTION AND SMOKING ARE STRICTLY PROHIBITED DURING THE PROGRAM

·         THE PROGRAM SCHEDULE AND ROUTES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE

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