Turtle Festival (Velas) 2020

Itinerary

DATE MARCH-APRIL 2020
Day 1 : TRAVEL TO VELAS

  • (Distance : 240 kms ; Travel Time - 6 hrs approx) Leave for Velas in an AC Bus at 2200hrs.


Day 2 : AT VELAS - BANKOT FORT

  • At 0500hrs arrive at Velas. Check in to one of the Konkani houses. Freshen up. Leave for the morning session of Turtle sighting. Come back to the house for breakfast. Leave to visit Bankot Fort, where we will explore and enjoy photography. Back to the house for delicious lunch. Rest for a while or you will always have an option to explore the surroundings. After evening tea, leave for the evening session of Turtle sighting. After the session, there will be an interactive session with the experts & conservationists (TBC). Back to the house to enjoy delicious Maharashtrian style dinner. Rest of the evening at leisure. EOD



Day 3 : BOAT RIDE & BIRDING SESSION

  • Rise early morning. Freshen up. Leave for another Turtle sighting session. Back to the house for delicious breakfast. Leave for Mumbai. Take a boat ride to Harihareshwar. Travel to enjoy the exciting birding session around the area of Harihareshwar & Shrivardhan. Witness and know more about the habitat, challenges faced by some of the endangered birds in the area. Break for lunch (on your own). After enjoying the delicious lunch, leave for Mumbai. Arrive in Mumbai late evening with wonderful memories to cherish till we see the Olive Ridley turtles again in life.


Let's Go To Turtle Festivle Velas

TRIP COST - ₹3,500/- + 5 % GST per person
  • Cost Includes

  • Accommodation in a typical Konkani house
  • AC Transport Mumbai - Velas - Mumbai
  • All Veg Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner)
  • Sightseeing as per the schedule
  • Expertise & Guide Charges
  • Ferryboat Charges
  • All entry tickets and permissions
  • Cost Excludes

  • Lunch on Day 2
  • Cold drinks, mineral water, etc.
  • Any personal expense and sightseeing which are not in the Itinerary
  • Travel Insurance, Emergency Rescue, Medical Expenses and Medical Evacuation
  • Anything not mentioned in ‘Cost Includes’
  • Any expense arising out of unforeseen circumstances like bus delays, roadblocks, landslides, etc
Sighting wilderness in its natural habitat is an absolute chance event. Company doesn’t not take any guaranty or give any assurances for the natural phenomena.

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