MARINE NATIONAL PARK TREKKING CUM TRAINING PROGRAMME-2018

5093.00

  • YOUTH HOSTELS –JAMNAGAR UNIT OFFICE - 31ST OCTOBER, 2018 TO 1 st NOVEMBER, 2018
  • 4 days
  • Covers accommodation, Simple vegetarian nutritious food, Local transportation, Forest entry, Expert’s guidance.
2018 31 Oct
2018 01 Nov
Date Total Seats Seats Booked Seats left Book Now
31 Oct, 2018 50 21 29 Book Now
01 Nov, 2018 50 2 48 Book Now
*BREIF DESCRIPTION OF THE PROGRAM:
Gujarat is the unique State of India which has longest seashore, vast desert landscapes of Rann of Kutch, wet lands habitats of Nal Sarovar, fascinating Marine Eco system like Narara Island & Poshitra, moist deciduous forest of Dangs. Once again we welcome all Youth Hostellers friends from all over India to join wonderful Exploring the Marine National Park for its wonderful Marine life. The programme is conducted by Jamnagar YHAI Unit with support of Gujarat State Branch and kind support of Gujarat Forest Department and Marine National Park-Jamnagar. We are ready to deliver you life time memorable moments with unique programme. 
 
The fascinating underwater world of Marine National Park & Sanctuary.
162.89 Square Kilometers of Marine National Park and 457.92 Square Kilometers of Marine Sanctuary in the Gulf of Kutch at Jamnagar offers exotic sightings for people willing to go on an adventure trip in this area.
In the Gulf of Kutch, there are 42 islands, out of which 33 islands have coral reef. There are islands with sandy beaches and mangrove swamps. These islands are a treasure-trove of marine species and a paradise for birdwatchers.
The Marine National Park & Sanctuary has coral reefs, mangroves, sea-grass beds, mudflats, network of creeks and other ecosystems which supports rich marine life & bird life. Here one has chance to spot octopus, puffer fish, sea turtles, lobsters, crabs, dolphins, ray fishes, jelly fish, star fish, sea anemones, colorful corals, exotic marine flowering plants, etc.
 
*Purpose of the Programme:
 
The purpose of this programme is to introduce and understand the ecology of Marine Park area, and to expose the cultural and religious glimpses of Gujarat with National Integration.
 
*HOW TO REACH THE BASE CAMP:
JAMNAGAR is very well connected by Train and Bus with Ahmadabad and Rajkot and major cities of India. Nearest Airports are Jamnagar, Rajkot and Ahmadabad. Regular State Transport service and travels are available to reach at Jamnagar.
 
*Programme Schedule D2D: 
 
#Day: 1 - Reporting and registration at Jamnagar by 12.00 Noon, Orientation and local visit for birding.
#Day: 2 - Trekking and Training and visit to Khijadia- A well known Bird Sanctuary. After noon shifted to Narara-Marine
   National Park (Approx 60 Kms) as per tide timing.
#Day: 3 - Visit to Dwarka, and Poshitra-Marine National Park (Approx 150 Kms) or Sailing Trip as per tide timing.
#Day: 4 - Certificate Distribution and Recreation activity .Group break after brkfast, Check out.
 
[Programme, schedule and routes are subject to change without prior notice, Batch wise programme schedule may vary]
 
For Information: 
 
KUNAL JOSHI : 07041874874 crabplover@gmail.com
MILAN THAKAR : 09427420500 -
Postal Address to send Physical Forms:
 
Mr.  KUNAL JOSHI / Mr. MILAN THAKAR 
611, Indraprasth Complex,
Pancheshwar Tower Road,
Nr. Nobat Daily,
JAMNAGAR-361001
EMAIL ADDRESS: crabplover@gmail.com
 
 
*WHO CAN PARTICIPATE? : Any Youth Hostel Member above 18 years from All over India can participants on First come first serve basis.
 
 
*HOW TO JOIN: 
Members desirous to join this programme may apply on prescribed Registration Form (Download) dully supported by a Medical Certificate (Download).
 
Please credit the Participation Fee in:
CANARA BANK, S/B A/C No: 0386101012675
Youth Hostels Association of India
IFSC Code: CNRB0000386, Super Market Branch, Jamnagar.
 
Postal Address to send Physical Forms:
 
Mr.  KUNAL JOSHI / Mr. MILAN THAKAR 
611, Indraprasth Complex,
Pancheshwar Tower Road,
Nr. Nobat Daily,
JAMNAGAR-361001
EMAIL ADDRESS: crabplover@gmail.com

*CANCELLATION RULES:  Cancellation application should reach to the us on or before 30-09-2018 participant/s can get 50% Fee refunds, after this date NO REFUND application will be considered. 

 

 

*ACCOMMODATION FACILITIES:  Dormitory/Tented Accommodations.
 
*FOOD & WATER SUPPLIES:  Simple Vegetarian Nutritious, healthy Food can serve.
 
*WHAT PARTICIPANTS SHOULD BRING ALONG:
Light cloths, Mug, Lunch box, sunglass, Water Bottle, Trekking shoe, Torch, Personal Medicines, Toilet Kit, Camouflage cloths desirable. 
 
*Warning: Carrying of Non-bio degradable material in Gujarat is an offence. Smoking, use of Alcohols and Narcotics of any description are strictly prohibited during programme.
 
 
*SAFETY & SECURITY:
All necessary precautations are taken while planning for Safety and security of participants.