Dear All,

Vatsaru Trekking Club is glad to invite you all for 1 day trip to KAAS Plateau (Valley of Flowers – Maharashtra) along-with visit to Satara & Wai as well on Sunday 2 October 2016 


Brief Introduction about Kaas Valley

The Kaas Plateau, also known as the Kaas Pathar or Kas Sadas, is a plateau situated 25 kilometres west from Satara city in Maharashtra,India.[1][2] It falls under the Sahyadri Sub Cluster of the Western Ghats, and it became a part of a UNESCO World Natural Heritage Site in 2012.[3][4] It is a biodiversity hotspot known for various types of seasonal wild flowers bloom and numerous species of endemic butterflies annually in the months of August and September.[4] The plateau is situated at an altitude of 1200 metres and is approximately 10 square kilometers in area.[2] Kaas has more than 850 different species of flowering plants of which 624 are listed on the IUCN Red List.[1] These include orchids, shrubs such as theKarvy, and carnivorous plants such as Drosera Indica


2nd October 2016 Sunday Morning: Meeting point Vatsaru office, opp. Rasoi Dining Hall, 
Near Omkareshwar Temple, Pune @ 5.00 AM.
Journey to starting place by private vehicle (Non A/c) 
En-route snacks

Visit Kaas Pathar and then Satara & Wai.

We will be back till 10.00 Pm
The cost of the Trip will be Rs. 1200/- per head which includes Breakfast, Lunch & Evening Tea, 
and Transportation from Pune to Pune (Non A/c). 


Participants from Mumbai can also join us. Cost for Mumbai Participants Rs. 1850 /- Per Head which includes Breakfast, Lunch & Evening Tea, and Transportation from Mumbai to Mumbai (Non A/c). 

Payment detail
Account holder name: Sarang Sali
IDBI Bank account Number: 0007104000703901
Branch: FC Road, Pune
IFSC code : IBKL0000007
One needs to deposit full payment before event. 
Booking on first come first serve basis. Limited seats.

Things to be carried: 
A bottle of water

Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits, etc.
Complete Spare set of clothes
Medicine those if u require usually (Optional)  
A haversack to put in all the things to be carried. 
(Pack your bag with extra lining of Polythene to keep belongings dry)
Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments. 

For confirmation please reply here or do contact on

Sarang Sali - 9730922591 , 9371831210 
Vivek Ranade (Mama) - 9823004667
Rupesh Dahibhate - 9921519889

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Last but not least: Any adventure activity is a disciplined fun. Respect nature & have Team attitude to more enjoy the trek.
All rights reserved to the organizer for any last minute change in plan as per requirement.

Best Regards,
Vatsaru Trekkers Club





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