- FUNDAY Beginners Local Trek @ Khajaguda rocks near Lanco Hills
Details https://youtu.be/OGxeqbVAO8U 2018 event photos https://www.meetup.com/HyderabadTravelers1/photos/all_photos/?photoAlbumId=28442301 Event Address : Khajaguda Hills Event Type : Bouldering and Trek Difficulty Level : Easy to moderate Cost : 100/- Transport : Will be pooling and petrol cost will be shared. Meeting point : Food Nation AKA Raidurgam Police Station Khajaguda is 1 km away from West Durgam Cheruvu. This place has a lot of boulders, a lake and numerous amazing caves. We will hike from the place to the lake nearby and then back to the rocks. We will be doing basic rock climbing and chimneying. There are many peacocks on these rocks. Itinerary : 6.00AM :Start to Khajaguda 6.30AM : Instructions and start trek 8.30AM : Finish trek 9.00AM : Reach back Instructions: *WHAT TO CARRY* 1) Wear Light Color Clothes, full sleeve T-shirt and track pants 2) Jacket / Umbrella and some extra clothes just in case the weather plays foul. 3) Water - 2 ltr per head minimum (This is your heaviest weight) 4) Sports / trekking shoes, (No Sandals/Converse/Formals or other casual shoes) 6) Electral / ORS / glucose 7) Sun Cap 8) Snacks - chocolates/ energy bars/ biscuits 9) Small bag to keep your things in 10)A big smile, and tons of energy :) 11) Get your camera if you want to take snaps 12) NO LITTERING, NO INTOXICANTS. HT Strives to protect our nature and members safety is our prime agenda and we do not compromise on these aspects. *Contact* Organizer: Prashanth @ [masked] , contact if you have any questions. *PAYMENT* Paytm/Tez/UPI -[masked]
- Ride/Drive+ lake side Camping @ Scenic Pocharam lake
Event NOTES: Event Type : Lake side Camping. WHO can join : Anyone who is sportive, bare the inconvenience of "Travel More" & LOve Being in Nature. Where : Pocharam Reservoir. About Place Pocharam Wildlife Sanctuary is a forest and wildlife sanctuary located 15 km (9.3 mi) from Medak and 115 km (71 mi) from Hyderabad ,Telangana India. Spanning over 130 square kilometres (50 sq mi), in the districts of Nizamabad and Medak it was a former hunting ground of theNizam that was declared a wildlife sanctuary in the early 20th century. It is named after the Pocharam lake formed from the bunding of the Allair from[masked]. The sanctuary has an ecotourism center for visitors. It is home to many species of birds and mammals. Itinerary: 02:00 PM : Gachibowli cross roads 04:30 PM: Reach Pocharam lake and walk to the camping spot 05:00 PM: Start pitching tents 08:00 PM: Dinner followed by camp fire and sharing travel experiences. 10:00 PM : Night walk if Possible 05:30 AM: Wake-up and witness the emerging colors of dawn. 06:30 AM: Morning walk. 09:00 AM: Start back to Hyderabad 11:00 AM: Bye Bye What to wear: Wear any thing comfortable. ... What to bring: -Packed Dinner from home OR you can buy it in Medak when we halt there. - Water bottles- 2 x 1 liters - Trekking shoes (must) and a pair of slippers if needed. - An extra pair of change of clothes & shorts. - Sleeping bag if u have one or a thick blanket - Toiletries ( Brush , tooth paste, soap ,shampoo etc) - A good back pack to dump all your stuff. - Any medicines prescribed by physician. Optional: a) Refreshments / energy bars (to make new friends) b) Sun hat/ Sun screen + SunGlasses. c) Camera for clicking Kodak Moments Important Instructions: 1) No smoking and no alcohol 2) No littering, no pollution of water 3) This is not a luxury trip, but all care has been taken to make your trip comfortable 4) ladies and gents accommodation is separate in tents. 5) Food will be simple vegetarian. 6) We carry Basic First Aid and if you need anything you can ask the organizers 7) if you feel unwell bring to the notice of the organizers immediately. Mode Of Transport : We will be traveling by our own vehicles [car pooling] , on fuel contribution basis or bikes. Estimate distance - 2*130 km (relaxed ride with few pit stops) Costs: INR 500 (Includes club fund, Organizer expenses,(Veg and Non Veg, accommodation in tents, doesn't include transportation and Dinner) Fuel costs estimated INR 300 per person if sharing a ride in car and INR 200 per person if sharing a ride on bike. Those who do not fill the RSVP Answers will not be considered for this event and will be moved to WAITING LIST. Organizer: Chandan @[masked] *PAYMENT* -- Paytm/Tez/UPI -[masked] (Bharat)
- Saleshwaram Trek in Srisailam Forest, Only open for Chaitra Pournami _1000/-
Event Address : Saleshwaram Event Type : 1 day Trek Difficulty level : Moderate+ (fit beginners can try). Cost : 1000/- (Includes transport and guidance) Transport : will go in hired vehicle. Food : Not included, pack from home if possible or pack at breakfast stop. Water : Carry 2 water bottles(reusable) We will book private transportation based on number of RSVPs. At a distance of 60 Kms from Srisailam, Saleshwaram, also known as Sarveswaram and Saileswaram is famous for a Shiva temple built in 6th / 7th century AD. This temple is open for only 5 days in year during Chaitra Pournima Festival (around April). This place also finds reference in ancient puranas. Sriparvatha Purana, a celebrated work of Seshanatha written in 16th century about Srisailam speaks about this place. Here is a cave temple dedicated to Lord Siva and two ponds named as Sarvesa theertham and Pushkara theertham. This place is located within Srisailam Sanctuary between Srisailam and Mannanur. After travelling for few kms inside forest, one can reach the nearest road point to this place. A walk for about 2 km is required to reach his place from the road point through boulders and forest. Opposite to the temple there is a huge waterfall cascading down the hill holding the visitor spellbound with its raw beauty. Apart from the Chaitra Pournima Festival, there would not be any visitors in other season Itinerary: 6AM Meet at Gachibowli and start 9AM Breakfast and pack lunch 10 AM Reach trek base, warm up and start trekking. 1 PM Reach waterfall, visit temple, have lunch, relax in water 2 PM Trek back back 5 PM Reach base point and start back to Hyderabad. 9 PM Reach Hyderabad. Bad weather may affect the schedule. We need to come out of the forest before light fades (5:00 PM) for which we should start at the planned time. Instructions: 1. 2 Water bottles(refillable - avoid disposables) must in your bag. 2. Extra set of clothes as you get into pools. 3. Shoes with good grip. 4. Get plastic covers to protect valuables from rain. 5. Torch, so you can walk in the dark if required. 6. Floaters if you want to roam free in the camp. 7. Any personal medicine and toiletries. 8. Camera and batteries. 9. Backpack to fit all the above. 10. Trash cover for yourself and covers for wet clothes. 11. Snacks to eat and make friends. Important Instructions : 1. No smoking and no alcohol. 2. No littering, no pollution of water 3. This is a self sponsored trip 4. If you feel unwell please share it immediately. 5. We carry Basic First Aid and if you need anything you can ask the organizers. Organisers: SoorYa @[masked] Bharat @[masked] Cost : 1000 /- (Includes transport and guidance) *PAYMENT* Tez/UPI -[masked]
- BEAT the HEAT: 3 Days trip to Beaches, Yana Rocks, Waterfalls & more @ Karnataka
Lets cover: Vibhooti waterfalls, Gokarna beaches, Murudeswar, water sports,Unchalli Waterfalls, Yana Rock formations and some try to cover some less known waterfalls. We will be covering above places in private vehicle in a span of 3 days. We will hire a private vehicle from Hubli to Hubli. GOKARNA: With its pristine beaches and breathtaking landscapes, Gokarna is a Hindu pilgrimage town and a newly found hub for beach lovers and hippies. OM Beach, Kudle Beach, Paradise Beach, Half Moon Beach, Gokarna Beach. Refer below link for more info: https://www.holidify.com/places/gokarna/sightseeing-and-things-to-do.html Viboothi Falls : vibhooti is a small waterfalls about 50 kms from Sirsi . The falls got its name from the white Lime Stone rocks nearby. Very good view of water fall. Nice pool down the falls to play and swim. And the best part was pure crystal clear clean water Murdeshwar is a town in Bhatkal Taluk of Uttara Kannada district in the state of Karnataka, India. Murdeshwar is another name of the Hindu god Shiva. Famous for the world's second tallest Shiva statue, the town lies on the coast of the Arabian Sea and is also famous for the Murdeshwar Temple. Major attractions are Murudeswara Temple, Rajagopura and Statue of Lord shiva. Unchalli Falls, also known as Lushington Falls, is a waterfall created by a 116 metres (381 ft) drop in the Aghanashini river. The fall is located near Siddapur in Uttara Kannada District of Karnataka, India. Here the river makes a cavalcade of water falls and eventually leaps into a steep valley to form a spectacular, picturesque waterfall. Yana is a village located in forests of the Uttara Kannada district of Karnataka, which is known for the unusual rock formations (Karst) or (Asteroid). It is easily approachable by a small trek through 0.5 kilometres (0.31 mi) of thick forests from the nearest road head. Yana is famous for the two massive rock outcrops known as the Bhairaveshwara Shikhara and the Mohini Shikhara. The huge rocks are composed of solid black, crystalline Karst limestone. Bhairaveshwara Shikhara is 120 metres (390 ft) in height, while the Mohini Shikhara, which is smaller, is 90 metres (300 ft) in height. Yana is also well known as a pilgrimage centre because of the cave temple below the Bhairaveshwara Shikhara where a Swayambhu ("self manifested", or "that which is created by its own accord") linga has been formed. Water drips from the roof over the linga, adding to the sanctity of the place TENTATIVE Schedule: Thursday Evening : BUS to Hubli 0730PM FRIDAY- Day 1 Visit Yana & Vibhooti falls on the way to gokarna and reach gokarna by evening and camping in beach/homestay SATURDAY - Day 2 Visit Murudeswar, SCUBA diving & snorkelling @ Netrani islands(optional) , other water sports and find an accomodation for night. SUNDAY- DAY 3 We will visit Unchalli waterfalls, and head back to HUBLI. Catch train to HYDERABAD around 0400PM MONDAY: Reach Hyderabad @ 0630AM Cost : Approx 4900/- (Excluding food and SCUBA expenses) Advance Payment of 2500(Non-refundable) can be done on/before 10th April to confirm your RSVP Organiser: Prashanth @[masked] Direct Whatsapp Link : https://wa.me/918500908083 *PAYMENT* Paytm/Tez/UPI -[masked] (Bharat)
- Trek to Narsapur Forest -- Just 40Kms away _ Rs 250 /-
Leisure walk into the Jungle Event Address : Narsapur forest Event Type : Exploration (It's just 40km, you can ride on your scooty too.) Difficulty level : Easy to moderate Cost : 250/- Transport : will be pooling, petrol cost will be shared. Meeting point: BalaNagar X roads (https://goo.gl/maps/BzYaTHitbnT2) Itinerary: 07:00AM :Start to Narsapur 08:00AM : Breakfast on the way.(costs you not more than 50/-) 08:30AM : Park vehicles safe, introduce, warmup and start trek 01:30PM : Reach lake, have lunch (Pack from home or at breakfast point) 02:30PM : Catch share auto to vehicle parking 03:00PM : Start Back to Hyderabad Instructions: 1) Wear Light Color Clothes, full sleeve T-shirt and track pants 2) Jacket / Umbrella and some extra clothes just in case the weather plays foul. 3) Water - 3 ltr per head minimum (This is your heaviest weight) 4) Sports / trekking shoes, (No Sandals/Converse/Formals or other casual shoes) 6) Electral / ORS / glucose 7) Sun Cap 8) Snacks - chocolates/ energy bars/ biscuits 9) Food for lunch 10)A big smile, and tons of energy :) 11) Get your camera if you want to take snaps 12) No littering, no pollution of water. We Strive to protect our nature and members safety is our prime agenda and we do not compromise on these aspects. Get more updates : Whatapp (https://api.whatsapp.com/send?phone=919951120121) Contact Bharat @[masked] if you have any questions. *PAYMENT* Cost : 250/- Paytm/Tez/UPI -[masked] Organizer : Bharat@[masked] More info:: It is located 40 km north of Hyderabad. The history of this town dates back to the Kakatiya reign. Although people of various religious backgrounds live in Narsapur town, they have embraced the Telangana culture. Narsapur Reserve Forest, the largest forest in the suburbs of Greater Hyderabad, is spread between Gummadidala and Narsapur towns. This dense patch of forest spans 30 to 40 km². It has a mini-ghat section, thick forest with a variety of trees, shrubs, herbs (including medicinal plants), and grasses, several small lakes. The forest and irrigation tanks of this mandal support a range of wildlife (fauna include rhesus macaque, spotted deer, four-horned antelope, jackal, wild boar, leopard, rat snake, Russell's viper, peacock, and many other species of small mammals, reptiles, amphibians, birds, fish, crustaceans, insects, spiders, ...). In the past, the Municipal Corporation of Hyderabad used this forest as the release site for monkeys captured in the city, and the approach road to Narsapur from Hyderabad is now often lined with troops of Rhesus Macaques begging for food from passing motorists. This forest is one of the regular venues for monthly Sunday field trips of the Birdwatchers Society of Andhra Pradesh (BSAP), which has records of bird observations from here dating back >30 years. It also constitutes of the famous Bonthapalli veera bhadra swamy temple.
- Drive / Ride,Barbeque + Night Camping & Swimming @ Koil Sagar
PLEASE DO MENTION YOUR PHONE NO IN RSVP PROCESS Night Camping @ scenic KoilSagar Reservoir Mode Of Transport : We will be traveling by our own vehicles [car pooling] on fuel contribution basis or bikes Both bikers and pillions are welcome. Estimate distance - 2 X 150 km (relaxed ride with few pit stops) SaturDay: 0200 PM Start riding,for koil sagar, snacks and tea on the way. 0500 PM Reach camp, collect wood and pitch tents. 0700 PM Campfire, 0800 PM Dinner 1000 PM Star Gazing and fun activities. 1200 PM Haunted Stories Day2 0600 AM Wakeup call, Morning walk around. 0700 AM Unpitch tents, collect litter if any. 0800 AM visit reservoir. 0900 AM Ride back to Hyderabad. 1200 PM Tata Bye Bye..... CARS are also welcome, let us know if you can accommodate anyone in your car. *BIKERS* Only those with prior long-distance biking experience should consider signing up.Only those with a bike in excellent condition will be considered - any break down will cause delays. *PILLIONS* Only those with an interest in long-distance biking (as pillion) should sign up Shortlisting is based on the discretion of the organizer.Attitude and volunteering during previous treks and trips will be considered. Bike fuel will be shared by biker and pillion (unless biker prefers to ride alone). *WHAT TO CARRY* Luggage should be *minimized* as biker and pillion luggage need to be carried on one bike. • Bikers are suggested to provide sufficient space on their bike. • Bikers to carry copies of RC book, insurance and driver license. • Bikers to carry spares and minimal tools to fix basic break downs. • No extra set of clothes required (Get swim wear if you wanna get into water) • Raining/wind jacket, Helmet • Camping gears - sleeping mat/bag or blanket, LED torch,Sun cap and cream. • Reusable bowl and spoon for dinner, tea. • Camera, fully charged batteries, memory card – optional • Common camping and cooking gears will be taken care of by the organizers *** Disclaimer 1. Be a "Bro" while riding. 2. Be a "Trekker" while camping. Bro = Helps others, follows rules of biking Trekker = No Smoke, No Booze, No littering Cost : 600/- Includes: Tented accommodation on sharing basis Camp fire Dinner provided by locals (Rice+Dal+Fry/curry+Curd+Pickle) Veg and Non Veg BBQ (Do It Yourself) Excludes: Transportaion Drinking water Sleeping bags/mats Anything not mentioned above Organiser Chandan @[masked] Direct whatsapp link : https://wa.me/917702828257 *PAYMENT* Paytm/Tez/UPI -[masked] Bharat
- Andharban - Night Trek 13th - 14th April
Night Trek To The Dense Forest Andharban Days of Trek: 13-14/04/2019, SATURDAY-SUNDAY Trek Details : Andharban by its name means a dark dense forest. It is a gradual descend trek, where you are already on height and we will be descending from Ghatmatha to konkan. It is one of the most beautiful treks in Sahyadri. We will be walking from the ridge offering an awesome view of the Kundalika valley, Bhira dam and the mountain ranges of Tamhini Ghat. Itinerary Of The Event:- Friday 11pm - Lingampalli Station Saturday 1.30pm - Reach Pune Sunday 4.30pm - Board train to Hyd. Monday 6am - Reach Hyd TREK SCHEDULE :- *13th APR 2019 -LEAVE PUNE BY 2.30 PM after all pickups. -Reach base village by 5:00 PM - Introduction & instructions. - Start trek at 05:30 PM - Reach Hirdi Village - Dinner and Camping - Tented accommodation (twin sharing basis) - 8 km walk on 13th *14th APR 2019 - Wake up call at 5:30 - BF at 07:00 am - Start scenic trek towards Ghutki village by 07:30 AM - Reach Ghutki village by 09:30 AM. - Have Delicious early Lunch - Start return journey by 12:30 - Reach Pune at 03:00 (+ / - 1 Hour) - 7 km walk on 14th THE ESTIMATED EXPENDITURE IS: 3100/- (Per Person) FEE includes: Hyd to Hyd Train Sleeper coach Pune to Pune Traveling by non- ac private travel bus, Dinner, Breakfast + Tea, lunch (on 14th APR), Energy Drinks during the trek, Twin Sharing tents. All Veg food. Twin sharing basis tented accommodation FIRST AID and EXPERTISE FEE DO NOT INCLUDES: cold drinks & mineral water, Private orders in hotel. Insurance coverage, Medical expenses other than First Aid Seats will be available on first come first basis. ********************* NOTE: LAST DATE OF REGISTRATION - 5th APR 2019 ********************** REGISTRATIONS THROUGH PAYMENT ONLY: Pay using Tez or Phone Pe @[masked] UPI -[masked]@kotak SEE U ON THE MOST BEAUTIFUL & SCENIC TREK OF MAHARASHTRA..
- Golden beach trek @ GOKARNA, Vibhooti Waterfalls & Murudeswar 13-14 APR_3600 /-
Golden beach trek @ GOKARNA, Vibhooti Waterfalls and Murudeswar Cost : 3600/- You can always call the organizer in case of any queries regarding the availability of slots. Gokarna is also known for its beautiful beaches and landscapes. The main beaches in Gokarna are the Gokarna beach (also known as Indian Beach), Main Beach, Kuddle Beach, Om Beach, Half moon Beach, Paradise Beach (also known as Full moon)and Nirvana beach (3 km long with fine white sand). The Gokarna beach forms the coast of the town and is followed by Main beach in northern direction while the other four beaches lie to the south of Gokarna. Murudeshwar is a town in Bhatkal Taluk of Uttara Kannada district in the state of Karnataka, India. "Murudeshwar" is another name of the Hindu god Shiva. Famous for the world's second-tallest Shiva statue, Murudeshwar beach town lies on the coast of the Arabian Sea and is also famous for the Murudeshwar Temple. Viboothi Falls : vibhooti is a small waterfalls about 50 kms from Sirsi . The falls got its name from the white Lime Stone rocks nearby. Very good view of water fall. Nice pool down the falls to play and swim. And the best part was pure crystal clear clean water Tentative Itinerary : Schedule may change depending on conditions at that time. DAY 0 - FRIDAY 0800 PM : Start to Hubli by Bus Non AC Sleeper from MGBS DAY 1 SATURDAY 0630 AM : Reach Hubli and get into private vehicle. 0830 AM : We will stop for breakfast on the way and freshen up 0100 PM : Reach Gokarna, cover all beaches till evening 0800 PM : Reach Campsite, Have Dinner and fun activities till we sleep. DAY 2 - SUNDAY 0600 AM – Wake up call. Freshen up and start for Murudeswar. 0900 AM – Visit Murudeswar Temple and Beach. Interested members can try watersports here. 1030 AM – We shall start for VIbhooti waterfalls and spend sometime in the prestine waters of vibhooti 0300 PM : Start for HUBLI 0700 PM : Board bus to HYDERABAD. DAY 0 - MONDAY 0700 AM Reach Hyderabad... Say TATA BYE BYE. Things to bring: 1) A Rucksack / haversack, in other words a bag u can put all your stuff in and hang on your back, try to keep the bag less then 5 kgs 2) water - 2 lts 3) walking /trekking /sport shoes 4) Torch / Flashlight /headlight 5) track pants/ loose trousers - full length & a T Shirt and other Toiletries needed. 6) Mosquito repellent. 7) Sleeping bags or blankets. 8) Photo Id (any valid card with your photograph and signature on it) Important Instructions: 1) No smoking and no alcohol 2) No littering, no pollution of water 3) This is not a luxury trip, but all care has been taken to make your trip comfortable 4) Ladies and gents accommodation is separate in tents. 5) We carry Basic First Aid and if you need anything you can ask the organizers 6) If you feel unwell bring to the notice of the organizers immediately. Cost : 3600/- (BUS HYD-HYD (non AC sleeper/AC semi Sleeper), HUBLI-HUBLI private Transportation and Accomodation) Excludes anything not mentioned above. Organizers: Bharat @[masked] You can also call SoorYa @[masked] for any queries *PAYMENT* GPay/UPI/PhonePay/PayTM -[masked] (Bharat)