About: Dudhsagar Waterfalls- springing from from a lofty height of 600m is located on the Goa-Karnataka border. It lies at a distance of 60 km from Panaji and 10 km from Colem Railway Station.Dudhsagar Falls (literally Sea of Milk ) is a tiered waterfall located on the Mandovi River in the Indian state of Goa on Goa's border with Karnataka state. It is four-tiered. Dudhsagar is one of the world's most exquisite falls. It lies high up in the Mandovi River's watershed and so are not particularly spectacular during the dry season. During the monsoon season however, the falls are transformed into one of the most powerful falls in India. Dudhsagar Falls is listed as India's fifth tallest waterfall and is 227th in the world at 310 m. The water plummets hundreds of metres (over a thousand feet) in large volumes during the rainy monsoon season, forming one of the most spectacular natural phenomena in Goa. It is a major part of the Goa ecosystem. It is a four-tiered waterfall with a total height of 310 metres (1017 feet) and an average width of 30 metres (100 feet) One has to get down at Kulem (Collem) railway station and walk towards the falls which is about 11 km away. It normally takes 23 hours to reach. The famous photograph of Trains passing through before the waterfalls can be seen in this route and also the complete stretch of the falls will be visible while you hike towards the waterfalls.
Meeting point at Pune Railway station at 04:10 pm on Saturday
Day 1: Saturday.
Mumbai people can travel by 11017 / LTT Karaikal Express or ST bus 12.05 pm LTT ( Lokmanya Tilak Terminus ) 12:31 pm Thane 12:53 pm Kalyan 03:30 pm Pune Junction
We will be catching the Goa Express at 4.30 pm Overnight Journey toward Dudhsagar
Day 2: Sunday.
Reach Dudhsagar by 4.30am Introduction and breakfast Start trek towards dudhsagar waterfall Visit Dudhsagar Waterfall between 06:00 - 08:00 am Start walk from Dudhsagar Waterfall towards Kulem - 3 hours Reach Kulem by 02.00pm Lunch Mumbai people will head to Madgaon by local train to catch Matsygandha/Manglore express for Mumbai/Panvel Pune People will catch Goa Express for Pune from Kulem.
Day 3: Monday.
Reach Pune/Mumbai early Morning
Cost: 2550/ PP
Includes: Pune to Pune or Pune to Kulem and Madgaon to Mumbai Sleeper Coach Reservation. 1 Breakfast and Lunch. (Veg). First Aid Medicine. Sanctuary Entry Charges. Expertise
Excludes: Train Tickets from Pune to Mumbai. Mineral water. Any kind of insurance, Softdrinks etc. Anything other than above mentioned inclusions.
Things to Carry : 3 lit water (Must) - Proper rain-gears like Umbrella / Raincoat / Windcheater (Must) - Packs things properly to protect from rain (Must) Torch with extra batteries (Must) Full sleeve T-shirts and full pant.(Must) Good trekking shoes, extra pair of socks (Must) Sunscreen, Mosquito repellant,Towel, a napkin, Extra Pair of clothes (Must) For oevrnight or two day trek please carry bedding. (For 1 day trek bedding is not needed) - Proper Bedding like Sleeping Bag and Mat / 2 Shawls / 2 bed-sheets (Must) Camera, Cap etc. (Optional) Electrolyte packets as energy drinks (optional) Carry eatable like fruits, dry fruits to munch on during trek and to avoid dehydration. A haversack to put in all the things. Good to have stick for support. Identity Card
RULES: No smoking. No plastic littering. Wear full sleeves, full track suite for protection. Proper footwear/shoes are essential for trek. Conserve and preserve our heritage. No deodorant / perfume. After trek its OK. We reserves all right to change/deviate/cancel the plans without any prior notice. No Extra adventure/out of itinerary behavior during trek. Trek leaders decision will be final and binding. Photographs taken during the activity which can be used for publicity purpose. Each member will be responsible for his/her own safety, Jewellery, Cash and baggage.
MEDICAL DISCLAIMER: It is most essential to be fit and fine before heading for trekking. While planning your trekking trip, it is preferable to have a medical fitness check up done. If suffering from any kind of allergy or ailment, do carry proper prescribed medicines to prevent serious health problem including heatstroke, sever headache, cough, dehydration and hypothermia. Participants suffering from chronic conditions like asthma, bronchitis, blood pressure, migraine, diabetes etc should seek their physicians advice before coming.
REFUND AND CANCELLATION POLICY: No refund of advance amount. If cancellation done prior to 20/10/7 days of outing 70%/50%/30% will be refunded respectively for 3-4 days event/ Dudhsagar. No refund after that. If cancellation done prior to 6/3/2 days of outing 70%/50%/30% will be refunded respectively for 1-2 days event. No refund after that. No cancellation amount will be refunded on Advance Payment. All the activities & programs carry an amount of risk of injury and you are aware that outdoor activities have an inherent risk of personal injury. You are joining an outdoor activity where any incident(reasons beyond control (like Natural calamities, riots, political uncertainty, public transport failure etc.)/ Natural calamity can happen & you agree that organizer shall not be held responsible for the any accident, mishap (including death) caused by any circumstances. Refund shall be payable with respect to the given refund norms. Midas reserves all rights to modify/change the camp/ program and to pre-pone (advance)/postpone the event and Midas Group will not be liable to refund booking charges in such a case.