The area around Kumbhargaon (Bhigwan) is the catchment area of Ujani Dam. This wetland attracts many migratory birds from North India & other countries. The prominent birds are flamingos and some other birds that we get to see are: Grey Heron, Kingfishers, Sandpipers, Ruddy Shelduck, Egrets, Pond Heron, Duck, Gulls etc.
23:30 - Meet at Thane Station Platform no. 10
00:00 - Start traveling to Kumbhargaon in pvt. vehicle
06:00 - Reach Kumbhargaon. Fresh up in a homestay and have breakfast.
08:00 - We explore around the region on foot looking for birds
10:00 - Play some team games
13:00 - Have lunch and rest
16:00 - We go on boat to observe flamingoes and other birds
19:00 - Back to homestay. Dinner and masti till you sleep
06:00 - Wake up early and go out on boat exploring flamingoes and other birds. Early morning hours is supposed to be the best time to explore birds.
09:30 - Come back and have breakfast.
11:00 - Packup and leave Kumbhargaon
13:00 - Have lunch on the way at some Dhaba
19:00 - Reach Thane
- Travel from Thane to Kumbhargaon and back in private vehicle
- Accommodation charges
- Two breakfast, one lunch and one dinner
- Tea and refreshments at appropriate times
- Boat charges
- Expertise charges for bird watching
- Lunch on Sunday
- Any personal expenditures
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Things to be carried:
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- Two litres water
- Sun hat, sunscreen etc.