Lonar is largest meteor crater not just of India but of entire south-east Asia. Around 52000 years ago, a big rock from the sky entered earth's astosphere, got heated after tremendous friction with the astmosphere and then collided on the earth. it created a huge crate and later on water got accumulated in that and it became a lake. Since the reason for this structure is from outside earth, it has been always an interesting location for astronomist around the world.
Lonar is located near Buldhana in cetral Maharashtra. There are numerous interesting temple around this lake and hence it is one of the hot destination for the people who are interested in Heritage. Being right in the middle of deccan plateau makes this area excellent destination for star gazing activities as well. With the uncertain weather, we can not guarantee the good weather for our star gazing activity but be sure that if weather permits we will conduct small session.
Fees : Rs 3950/- (inclusive of service tax)
Difficulty Level : not applicable
Endurance Level : not applicable
Whats Included in Fees:-
> Travelling from Pune to Pune by private bus including toll, permits and parking > breakfast, Lunch, evening snacks, Dinner > Expertise & Astronomical Equipments. > Dormetory Accommodation in MTDC Lonar resort > Printed information Brochure. > Safety Equipments/First aid box (Note: if someone wants room arrangements then that could be made at additional cost subject to the availability)
Key Features of the Event > The only Natural impact crater in basaltic rock > star gazing night > Tour of old temples around Lonar > Nature trail in Lonar crater Jungle
SCHEDULE OF THE EVENT Meeting Time and Place Fergusson College Main gate on 23rd Dec 2016 at 10pm Sharp. Itinerary Night 1: Leave Pune by private bus at 10.30pm Day 1: Reach Lonar around 6am, tea and Breakfast, get settled in your rooms and then few hours rest time Briefing of activities and discussion session and presentation Lunch and then trail along Lonar crater full star gazing night Day 2: > Wake up at 9.30am > Breakfast and another discussion session > Lunch > start return journey by 2pm > Back to Pune by 11pm
* TrekDi reserves right to modify schedule as per the situational requirement without any prior notification
What to bring
1. Luggage packed in big good trekking sack, all luggage wrapped in plastic bags to avoid getting wet (compulsory in rainy season.) 2. Complete spare set of clothes & socks 3. Water bottle (atleast 1.5 ltr) compulsory 4. Electral/ Glucon-d energizers and personal medication 5. A sweater/warmwear 6. Good trekking shoes (sandles, chappals, floaters not permitted) 7. A sleeping bag / Thermocol mat and shawl / normal satranji and shawl 8. Plate, spoon, mug (Compulsory) 9. Torch with Extra pair of Batteries 10. Camera, Binocular (Optional)of Batteries
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