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Hike at Kondaveedu Fort and Suryalanka Beach on July 20th

  • Kondaveedu Fort

    Phirangipuram, Guntur (map)

    16.291861 80.261307

  • Price: $22.00/per person

    Refund policy

  • Kondaveedu Fort is to be found at a distance of 25 km from Guntur. It was built during the rule of the Reddy kings. Located on a hilltop, this historical fort offers around 21 structures to be seen. There are also many temples, residential structures, pillared halls and the entrance gate ways worth seeing here. The panoramic view from the summit is awe inspiring and is ideal for trekking. The Gopinatha Temple and Kathulabave at the foothill are other major attractions of Kondaveedu.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     


     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    When: 20 -23 july ( start on evening 8:30 pm of 20th return on 23rd Jul Morning) 
    Where : Kondaveedu Fort - Guntur 
    Rating: Medium
    Cost: Rs 1200 per head (Approximate) 
    Includes travel, food and stay

    Make the payment of Rs. 1200 to the following bank account.

    Payment details:

    Account Holder Name: Great Hyderabad Adventure Club
    Account No.:[masked]
    Account Type: Current
    Bank: ICICI Bank Ltd
    Branch: Road No 12, Banjara Hills
    IFSC Code: ICIC[masked]

     

    Route Map

    Mode Of travel: Train and Bus 
    Route: Train to Guntur, Bus to Phirangipuram via Narsaraopet. 
    Distance from Hyderabad: 300 Kms

     


     

    Itinerary

    20 July : 
    8:30 pm - Board train to Guntur 
    Train No 320 
    Train Name SC RAL FASTPASS 
    Station: Secunderbad Station


    21 July 
    - 4 am - reach guntur and move to guntur bus station 
    - 5 am - Board bus to Phirangipuram via Narsaraopet 
    - 7am - 5 pm - Reach Kondaveedu Fort Base- Conquer the fort

    -5pm - Reach Suryalanka Beach and Camp there.


    22 July : 
    - 6 AM -Hike at the Beach. 
    - 6 PM - reach guntur, check out the town or watch a movie 
    - 10:30 PM - catch the train to hyderabad

    23 July:
    - 5 AM - back in Hyderabad

     



    Things to Bring

     

    1) A rucksack / haversack, in other words a bag u can put all your stuff in and hang on ur back, try to keep the bag less then 5 kgs 
    2) 1 track pants/ loose trousers or jeans - full length 
    3) 2 T-shirt - full sleeves preferred ( you may have to go in bushes) ( please avoid bright and shiny clothes and wear green/brown to merge in the jungle backgroud) 
    4) 2 pair socks 
    5) 2 pair under garments 
    6) mosquito cream 
    7) insect repellent ( for outdoors) 
    8) sun hat/ screen ( for the ladies and fair and handsome) 
    9) walking /trekking /sport shoes 
    10) Digi / Video Camera 
    11) Torch / Flashlight /headlight with spare batteries 
    12) Medicines you need 
    13) Tiffin Box to carry lunch or u can manage with a plastic cover or paper
    14) Refreshments / chocolates / energy bars/ Energy Drinks / sugar salt mixture ( for the poor) 
    15) water bottle - 2 Litres 
    15) Toilet paper / wet tissues 
    16) Toiletries ( tooth brush, paste, small towel/napkin, comb, shampoo) 
    17) 2 plastic bags medium size 
    18) Photo Id ( passport, Employee/College Id, Pan card/Election Card/ Driving License) 
    19) Sleeping bag or a bedsheet 
    20) 2 emergency Notes with your name and address, phone numbers, emergency contact name and number, doctors name and number, with information on any medicines you take and any allergies you have with food or medicines, keep 1 in pocket and 1 in bag. 
    21) A good and positive mood to carry it all 
    22) disclaimer - sign and give it to the organizer

     

    Contact:

    Chandu -[masked]


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  • Suresh K.

    Ramana: Your payment of Rs 1200 vide NEFT[masked] has been credited to the GHAC account. Since the meetup is re-scheduled, you have an option of going for the revised date or use this amount for another trek. In case you are making a shift, please change your RSVP here, and also inform the organizers of this meetup.

    July 16, 2012

    • Suresh K.

      Yes, you can. Please quote the payment details and meetup ID in the new meetup which you wish to join and inform me once you post it. I will approve it there.

      September 20, 2012

    • Ramana V.

      Thanks Suresh. Transferred Rs 2300 for http://meetup.ghac.in...­. Transaction Reference Number:[masked]

      September 20, 2012

  • Somabrata P.

    Suresh I want to use this money here: http://meetup.ghac.in/events/35...­

    July 30, 2012

  • arjun

    i would not be able to make it for the re-scheduled meet and i might be leaving Hyderabad on August

    July 17, 2012

  • Suresh K.

    Somabrata: Yes, you can. But please change your RSVP of the event you are pulling out and also inform the respective organizer.

    July 16, 2012

  • Somabrata P.

    I can't attend it on 24th Aug as I am going with another GHAC group on that day. I want to use the money in some other event.

    July 16, 2012

  • Kiran K.

    @ Event is Cancelled...... it will be reposted next month ie on 24 Aug 2012

    July 15, 2012

  • Ramana V.

    Hi Chandu, I made the payment. Confirmation Number is[masked]

    July 14, 2012

  • arjun

    payment made

    July 12, 2012

  • Suresh K.

    Somabrata: Yes, the meetup ID is[masked]

    July 4, 2012

  • Somabrata P.

    thanks, actually I could not find the meetup Id here, I think it is not posted like the other meetups,[masked] is it the meetup ID as it is showing in the url?

    July 4, 2012

  • Suresh K.

    Somabrata: Ok the payment is yours. Next time, please mention the meetup ID in the transaction.

    July 3, 2012

  • Somabrata P.

    Suresh, it's me, it is showing in my transaction description BIL/[masked]/20th July Kondaveedu/NSP... Please check the account number as[masked], thanks

    July 3, 2012

  • Suresh K.

    I can see a payment of Rs 2400 with transaction ID 000330658922. Not sure who has made this payment.

    June 30, 2012

  • Somabrata P.

    Transaction made for two, here is the details
    Transaction Type Funds Transfer to Other ICICI Bank Account across India
    Date of Transaction 29/06/2012
    Transaction Details
    From ICICI Bank Account[masked]- * * * (BEGUMPET)
    To Payee[masked]-GHAC (BANJARA HILLS - HYDERABAD)
    Transaction Amount (Rs.) 2400
    Transaction Remarks 20th July Kondaveedu

    June 29, 2012

  • Chandu

    guys its already late pls do make the payments before 1st of july.

    June 29, 2012

  • RAM

    @siddhartha... Its the same message I wanted to convey... My software engineers mind copied ur message and pasted in post box...:-)

    1 · June 11, 2012

  • Siddhartha K.

    @chandu - E ram evaru bhayya manchiga na comment ni copy paste chesesadu ?

    June 10, 2012

  • Chandu

    @majid bhai...thnk u

    June 8, 2012

  • Chandu

    @ram- yes

    June 8, 2012

  • Majid

    All the best Chandu!! kummaeyi :)

    June 8, 2012

  • RAM

    @ Chandu - Iam in the Waiting List, Can i pay up and join you guys for the event?

    June 8, 2012

  • Chandu

    @siddartha...ya please go ahead

    June 8, 2012

  • Siddhartha K.

    @ Chandu - Iam in the Waiting List, Can i pay up and join you guys for the event?

    June 7, 2012

  • Chandu

    @shabbir thnx for the info dude... Shall plan accordingly..

    June 4, 2012

  • Chandu

    @all : Guys Payment details updated for the meetup. Kindly to the payments by end of this week.

    June 4, 2012

  • Shabbir K.

    and the trains is not going to reach at 04:00am its definitely gonna be 05:00am( Personal Experience) as i frequently go to guntur

    May 31, 2012

  • Shabbir K.

    Chandu: There are trains also running from guntur to phirangipuram one at 05:15 am and one at 06:00 am

    May 31, 2012

  • Chinna A.

    aithe k
    :)

    May 30, 2012

  • Chandu

    Motham trek e special!!.....and neeku only non veg e

    May 30, 2012

  • Chinna A.

    @chandu Mana Guntur ke velthunnam kada .....special emaina unda .... food aithe non veg kada????????

    May 30, 2012

  • Soumyojyoti B.

    yaar yeh telegu hataa key angreji yah Hindi dikhaogey toh fir bhi main sochu chalney kaa !

    May 9, 2012

  • Chandu

    Adventure with Entertainment

    May 5, 2012

  • Oindrilla D.

    @chandu ...u will go all the way to guntur to watch telegu movies...? seriously?

    May 5, 2012

  • Chandu

    @Time Constraint as we are planning to cover few other places around.

    May 4, 2012

  • Oindrilla D.

    keep this event on a sunday na... start on saturday and back on monday ...plz plz plz

    May 4, 2012

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