The Golden Grassland of the Thar Desert…!!
About the Tour :
Join Mumbai Travellers and Bike N Hike for a remarkable Birding experience at Tal Chhapar and witness the pristine glory of its ‘Golden Grasslands’which is a small yet pulsating flat saline depression with open grassland scattered like strings of pearl in the heart of the Thar Desert.
During this tour we will explore different avenues for wildlife to understand the habitat and maximize our chances of better sightings and photography opportunities. Since this is the time for the arrival of many migratory birds, we may see them coming in large numbers too.
This tour is led by Bike N Hike’s wildlife & photography expert Vipul Ramanuj along with MUMBAI TRAVELLERS, who will share his extensive knowledge on the avifauna of this region and ensure a great takeaway in terms of sightings and photo-ops. Being an exceptional photographer as well, he will be sharing various nuances of photography practically in the field and also during in-house discussions. Within this small group, one can also share and learn with fellow group mates along with having a great time birding in this Indian Savannah.
Outing Date : 11th-13th November 2016
Category : Wildlife
Duration : 02 Nights / 03 Days
Onward Journey : Mumbai Central to Jaipur by BCT Jaipur Express
Return Journey : Jaipur to Mumbai by Jaipur BCT Express
Flight Suggestions : (Mumbai-Udaipur-Mumbai)
Onward Journey : Mumbai to Jaipur : Go Air :05:50 am-07:30 am
Return Journey : Jaipur to Mumbai : Jet Airways : 08:55 pm -10:45 pm Or Indigo : 05:35 pm-07:30 pm
Note* : You may get in touch with us for assistance regarding the train / flight booking, we will be happy to help you.
Day 1 :
We will gather directly at Sujangarh by 11:30 am. Over a cup of tea, we’ll have a brief orientation about Tal Chhapar, its habitat, the different species of birds and other wildlife found here plus how our days ahead would be like. Post lunch, we will proceed for our first drive and explore the grassland ecosystem for birds, Blackbucks and Foxes. Overnight at the hotel.
Day 2 :
Early morning wake up and gear up for another day of exploring the grassland habitat.During this photo-tour, we will be going for drives within the park and to a few other birding spots as well.
From tight shots of birds to flight and scape shots, we will have ample chances to experiment and capture not only some amazing wildlife moments but also the beautiful landscape. The grasslands and the golden light together make up a delightful blend for every photographer. Since the light will be too harsh in the noon hours, we will relax for a few hours after lunch and head out for our evening session. Once we’re back at the base, every evening we will have a photo-review session which will involve discussions on the learning and challenges faced during the day while photographing. This session is also a great way to learn from one another, as the outcome of the sessions will also be shared
Day 3 :
On the last day after our morning session, we will conclude the workshop by 11:30 am.
Tour Concludes with Happy memories :D
Tour Cost: Rs. 15,500/- per person
1. Pick up and drop from Sujangarh.
2. All transfers during the tour.
3. Accommodation on Twin sharing basis (Single supplement available at extra cost)
4. Veg. meals (Lunch from Day 1 to breakfast on Day 3)
5. Expert charges, Permits and Entry charges wherever applicable.
1. Camera Charges.
2. Travel from your home city to Sujangarh.
3. Beverages, Mineral water, expenses of personal nature.
4. Tips and anything that’s not part of the includes list above.
How to reach :
The best way to reach Sujangarh is via Ajmer or Jaipur. It will take about 3.5 hours to reach Sujangarh from either of the two cities. We can book a cab for you to reach Sujangarh for which the charges will be additional.
For booking you need to deposit-Advance cost of Rs.9,000/-per person.
Balance Payment to be done 21 Days prior to the Tour Date.
NAME : GO TRAVELLISM PVT.LTD.
BANK : ICICI BANK
ACCOUNT : CURRENT AC
AC NO. 623805030086
BRANCH : MULUND (W)
IFSC CODE : ICIC0006238
Cancellation and Refund applicable on whole tour cost :
1. If cancellation done prior to 15 days of outing 75% will be refunded.
2. If done prior to 10 days of outing 50% will be refunded
3. After that no refund will be provided.
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