Event Tag: Trikon #792
Event Name: Winter Birding at Karnala
Event Date: Sunday, 2017
Event Cost: Rs. 499/-
Total Seats: 10
Location: Panvel
Grade: Easy
Approximate Duration: 3 hrs of Flat Walk
Meeting Point: 6:45 Karnala Bird Sanctuary Ticket Counter
Time: 7:00 – 10:00 AM

The monsoons have left behind a lush and green forest, teeming with life. And the wonderful winter, the best season for birding is here. Take a walk through the woods with us and spot the resident as well as the migratory birds such as the Ashy Drongo, Bronzed Drongo, White-bellied Drongo, Heart-spotted woodpeckers, Asian Paradise Flycatcher, Gold fronted leafbird, Purple Sunbird, Purple –rumped Sunbird, Petronia, Golden Oriole, Black hooded Oriole, Common Iora, Red Whiskered Bulbul, Red vented Bulbul, Brown throated Barbet, Crested Hawk Eagle, Barred Jungle Owlet, etc. 

The Karnala Bird Sanctuary lies in the Sahyadri hills about 60 km from Mumbai and about 12 km from Panvel. Karnala is popular as picnic spotand is a birder’s paradise. The sanctuary is also famous for the 11th century fort of the same name. It is quite small at about 12.11 sq km in Raigad district of Maharashtra and comprises of moist deciduous forest. 

Those interested in photography can get some very helpful tips in bird photography from Photographer Viral Patel.

Day 1 - 17th December , Sunday Morning 
06.45 am - Meet the Team @ Karnala Bird Sanctuary Ticket Counter
07:00 pm to 10:00 pm - Birding Time.

Park Entry Charges
Expertise Charges

Any personal expenses such as soft drinks etc.
Camera charges and vehicle parking charges.
Travel till Karnala
Anything other than above mentioned inclusion

Things to Carry
ID Card
2 ltrs water
Camera (Optional)
A bottle of Water
Dry Snacks
Mosquito repellent cream like Odomos
Camera if required

Special Notes
• Please be punctual, as there will be more bird activity early morning.
• Please wear dull color clothes as birds are very sensitive to colors and will immediately spot bright colors and take off before we can see them.
• Please carry minimum plastics as every plastic item will be counted at entry gate and you will need to pay a deposit to carry it inside and will receive deposit back only if you bring it outside again.
• Participants are requested to be as quiet as possible so as to be able to spot more birds.
• Please do not litter.
• No smoking and alcohol allowed

Modes Of Payment: 

Net Banking Details: 
Bank Name: ICICI Bank
Account ID: 698505600192
Account Type: Current Account
Account name: TRAVEL TRIKON
IFSC Code : ICIC0006985

Mobile Banking Details
PayTM: Transfer to 9819021806 and mention “Participant/Event Name” in Optional Description.
UPI: Please note our Id: trikon@icici to make the payment. 

After making the payment through net banking or mobile, please take a screenshot of the transaction and mail it to 

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