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Trek Mates India invites you One Day Trek to Bhigwan Bird Sanctuary On 2nd April'17 (Leaving on 1st Night).

 

 

Key Information about Event

Date: 2nd April 17
Place: Bhigwan, Pune
Grade: 
Easy

Bhigwan Bird Sanctuary:
You can spot almost all wetland birds of the region.

Greater Flamingoes , Painted Storks, Grey Herons, Black-headed Ibis, Night Heron, Little Cormorants, The Great Egret, Black Headed Ibis, Glossy Ibis, Black Winged Stilt, Black Tailed Godwit, Cormorant, Sea-Gulls, Spoon Bill Stork’s, Painted Stork’s, Open Bill Storks, Pin Tail Ducks, Spot Billed Ducks, Marsh Harrier and many more…

 

 

Bhigwan Bird Sanctuary

The backwater and Wetland of Ujani Dam in Pune, Maharashtra makes Bhigwan an ideal bird destination. Providing them lots of food and cool temperature, this place is a paradise to almost 51 migratory birds including Greater Flamingoes, Painted Storks, Grey Herons, Black-headed Ibis, Night Heron and Little Cormorants.

You can also spot The Great Egret, Black Headed Ibis, Glossy Ibis, Black Winged Stilt, Black Tailed Godwit, Cormorant, Sea-Gulls, Spoon Bill Stork’s, Painted Stork’s, Open Bill Storks, Pin Tail Ducks, Spot Billed Ducks, Marsh Harrier & many ..many More…

Thousands of wild birds arrive and build their nests in Bhigwan-Indapur region and at the Bhadalwadi Irrigation Tank every year in October and leave in May. It’s truly a heaven for Bird Watcher’s and Photographer’s.

 

Itinerary of the event:

Day 0: Saturady, 1st April 17

Start from Dadar East, Pritam Hotel at 11:00 pm

Pick up points:
Chembur, Yogi Hotel at 11:15 pm
Vashi, Main Bridge at 11:35 pm

 

 

Day 1: Sunday, 2nd April 17

Reach Bhigwan early morning, Freshen up and Breakfast

Explore the backwaters and Wetland by private boat to get close encounter with birds.
2-3 hours morning ride gives you an excellent opportunity to click classic shots in morning low light. We will also be visiting nesting colony (a part of marshland where majority of nests are located)

Back to Base & Lunch and rest for a while.
Post lunch one more boat ride for 2 hours.
Mid noon boat ride will give you a chance to click awesome shots with Flat-light. An opportunity for point and shoot cameras.
We will try to reach Flamingo point to have a close shot with flamingos.

Evening Tea and start our travel back for Mumbai by 4 pm. Reach Mumbai by 10 pm.

 

 

 

The Cost of the Trek is INR 1800/-

 

 

 

 

 

 

Things to Carry:

Photo Id Proof
A bottle of water (At-least 3ltrs), 

Cap, Sunglasses and sunscreen

Camera and Binocular (optional)
Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits, etc.

 

 

Sunscreen lotion, min 30 SPF, Toiletries
Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits, etc.

A daysack to put in all the things to be carried.

Please do not carry sling bags or Jholas.

Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments.

 

 

Inclusions:

Travel expenditure from Mumbai till Mumbai by private Non AC Bus
All Meals - Breakfast, Lunch and Evening Tea
All entries, permissions and expertise charges
TMI Expertise

 

 

Exclusions:

Mineral Water, cold drinks
Meals during travel
Any personal expense
Anything not specifically mentioned in Inclusions.

 

 

 

 

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