• “Shivananda Balkashram”, Bhuj- Tapkeswari Road - 10TH & 11th JANUARY, 2019
  • 5 Days(Rs.7000/-+bkg chrg Rs 350)
  • Covers Dormitory/tented accommodation, Simple vegetarian nutritious, Healthy food, White Rann Entry fees, Transportation
2019 10 Jan
2019 11 Jan
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Gujarat is the unique State of India that has longest seashore, vast desert landscapes of Rann of Kutch. Kutch a Unique combination of Desert, Mountain and Sea, a region in the extreme west of the western Indian state of Gujarat, can be traced back to prehistorical times. There are several sites related to Indus valley civilization in region and is mentioned in Hindu mythology. In historical times, Kutch is mentioned in Greek writings during Alexander. Once again we welcome all Youth Hosteller friends from all over India to join wonderful Exploring the Kutch, Historical & Religious Places like, Bhuj, Mandvi, Narayan sarovar, Mata na madh, vast seashore at Mandvi & Koteshwar, Desert and world famous White Rann, Black Hill, Bhujio Hill, Dhinodhar Hill. The programs are being conducted by Kutch Unit under the Gujarat State Branch First time on National Level. Unit has successfully completed 3 times & this is 1st time on National Level. Our experienced volunteers & team are ready to deliver you life time memorable moments, thrilling adventure activities with unique programs.
*Purpose of the Programme:
The purpose of this programs are to introduce and understand the ecology of Kutch region, unexplored trek routes of Mounts & deserts, adventure equipments & techniques  and to expose the cultural and religious glimpses of Kutch  with National Integration.
Bhuj is very well connected by Train & Bus with Ahmadabad, Rajkot, Mumbai, Delhi, Jaipur, Baroda and 
 By AIR with Mumbai.  Nearest Airports are KANDLA, RAJKOT, and AHMEDABAD. Regular State Transport service and Private Buses are available to reach at Bhuj. 
 Woolen cloths, Water Bottle, Trekking shoe, Lunch Box, Small Rucksack or knapsack, Torch, Personal Medicines, Toilet Kit, Camouflage cloths desirable. Two PP size photographs and Photo ID proof copy & Original for entry Permit is Mandatory.
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.
*Schedule of Programme:
#Day 01-10/01/19-Reporting, Breakfast, Transfet to Mandvi by Bus with Packed Lunch, Whole day at Mandvi to explore Mandvi, Trekking, Training, by evening back to Camp - 1 Bhuj,
Dinner by @ 8.00 PM, Campfire, Lights off.
#Day 02- 11/01/19-Yoga, Breakfast, Trekking, Training, Adventure activities @ Tapkeshwari Hill, Rappelling, Zip line etc., Lunch, Rest, City visit by Own (Vehicle on sharing basis shall be arranged), Trek to Bhujio Hill after High Tea, Dinner at @ 8.00 PM, Campfire, Lights off.
#Day 03- 12/01/19- Breakfast by 8.00 AM. Transfer to Koteshwar by Bus with Packed Lunch, Visit to Narayansarovar, Koteshwar, on return Matanamadh, Back to Camp - 1 Bhuj by evening, Dinner by 8.00 PM, Campfire, Lights off.
# Day 04-13/01/19- Breakfast by 8.00 AM. Packups & Transfer by Bus to Black Hill, Trekking, Training at Black Hill, Reporting & Lunch at Camp - 2 Village, Rest, High Tea & Visit to White Rann up to 7.00 PM, Dinner by 8.00 PM, Folk Music, CampFire, Lights off.
#Day 05- 14/01/19 -Breakfast by 8.00 AM. Packups and luggage shifting etc by 9.00 AM. Village Visit, Group Discussion and Certificate  Distribution upto 12.30 PM. Lunch by 1.00 PM. Transfer to Bhuj by Bus to reach Bhuj @ 4.00 PM. End of Program.
*WHO CAN PARTICIPATE? Any Youth Hostel Member from All over India can participate.
Minimum Age: 15 years
Maximum Age: 65 Years
Members desirous to join this programme may apply on prescribed Registration Form (Download) dully supported by a Medical Certificate (Download). For Offline Booking please Contact Organizer.
Please credit the Participation Fee in:
State Bank of India:  A/C No: 10355465640
Youth Hostels Association of India, Gujarat State Branch
IFSC Code: SBIN0060318, Nilambag Branch, Bhavnagar.
Postal Address to send hardcopy of Forms:
YHAI Kandla (Kutch) Unit
C/O. Mr. Parth Sorathia 
77-78, Shreejinagar, NRI Society, B/H Yax Mandir, Opp. Bhujio Hill, Madhapar, Bhuj - Kutch -370020
CONTACT NUMBER: Mobile: 09825182080
*For Offline Booking Pl. Contact:  FIELD DIRECTOR, National Explore Kutch – 2019” 
 Mobile: 9825182080 or
*CANCELLATION RULES:  Cancellation application should reach to the Unit/Gujarat State on or before 10/12/2018 participant/s can get 50% Fee refunds, after this date NO REFUND application will be considered. 
All necessary precautations are taken while planning for Safety and security of participants.
*ACCOMMODATION FACILITIES:  Dormitory/Tented Accommodations.
* FOOD & WATER SUPPLIES: Simple Vegetarian Nutritious, healthy Food, Mineral water can serve.
Programme Schedule Day to Day:       
*. Attached Separately.  Detailed Schedule for all three Programs.
[Programme, schedule and routes are subject to change without prior notice, Batch wise programme schedule may vary]
*For Information: 
1. Parth Sorathia : 9825182080
2. Anant Parmar : 9428728797,
3. B.R. Zala : 9898657533
4. Hashmatkhan Pathan : 9913242111 -