Kaas Plateau 2018 Tour - Thoseghar Waterfall 

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About Kaas Plateau

Kaas Plateau Tour also known as  Valley of Flowers of Maharashtra. Kaas Plateau is situated on the high hills of Sahyadri in the Western Ghats. Best time to visit Kas pathar is mid of August to early October. The whole plateau looks like a carpet in various shades. It's a unique place for flora researchers, nature lovers & photographers. Near about 175 various flower species found at Kaas Plateau and one of the few found on earth only at Kaas Plateau. In June 2012, UNESCO has announced this location as a Biodiversity World Heritage Site.

The plateau is home to 850 species of flowering plants, of which 624 have entered the Red Data Book, a state document that lists species whose existence is threatened. As many as 39 species are found only in Kaas region. Some of the rare species found here include Dipcadi montanum, Ceropegia vincaefolia, Pleocaulus ritchiei and Drosera burmannii. This is also the reason why the place is popular with nature lovers, flora researchers and also photographers.

Tour is ideal for People who are interested in Macro Photography and Landscape Photography and Flora and Fauna and Wildflowers.

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Event Itinerary

Kaas Pathar 2018 Tour Itinerary

Day 0  Saturday Night

  • 22:45  Meeting at Pritam da dhaba, Dadar (East).
  • 23:00 Leave for Kaas Plateau of flowers.
  • 23:15 Chembur Diamond Garden.
  • 23:45 Vashi below main bridge near Vashi Plaza.
  • 00:15 Kalamboli Mcdonalds.

 

Day 1: Sunday

  • 05:00 Reach Satara and have breakfast.
  • 07:00 Reach Kaas Plateau. Sightseeing – Photography – Kaas Valley exploration
  • 11:00 Travel to Kaas Lake
  • 11:30 Departure from Kaas Lake
  • 12:30 Lunch
  • 13.30 Move towards Thoseghar Waterfall
  • 14:50 Reach at Thoseghar Waterfall
  • 16:30 Departure for Mumbai
  • 00:00 Approx. arrival at Dadar

Cost Includes

  • Dadar to Dadar travel by a Non-AC bus.

  • 1 Veg Breakfast and 1 Veg Lunch.

  • Entry fee for Kaas Plateau & Thoseghar Waterfall

  • Treks and Trails India charges.

Cost Excludes

  • Mineral water/lime water/ purchased for personal consumption

  • All kinds of Extra Meals / soft drinks ordered.

  • Any kind of personal expenses.

  • Any kind of cost which is not mentioned in the cost includes above.

  • All expenses incurred due to unforeseen and unavoidable circumstances like roadblocks, bad weather.

  • Any medical / Emergency evacuations if required.

How to Register

For Registration and Confirmation transfer Rs. 2200/- per person

Account Name: Treks and Trails 

Bank Name: Axis Bank 

Account Number: 917020047534079

Branch: Churchgate - Mumbai

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Account Type: Current Account

 

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Batches For Kaas Plateau 2018 

22nd 23rd September 2018 - Buy Tickets - Book now →

 

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   October 2018

6th 7th October 2018 - Buy Tickets - Book now →

 

13th 14th October 2018 - Buy Tickets - Book now →

 

 

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For any queries please call us

  • Treks and Trails Mumbai 8828746865 / 8828004949 / 9764461419 / 9867046166 ( Monday to Saturday 11:30 am to 6 pm only )

 

Cancellation Policy

  • 75% refund if notified via phone conversation 8 or more days prior to the event date.
  • 50 % refund if notified via phone conversation 4 to 7 days prior to the event date.
  • No refund if the cancellation requested is less than 3 days prior to event date 
  • No show No Refund.
  • Event Tickets cannot be transferred to another date against cancellation.
  • Event Tickets cannot be transferred to another person against cancellation.
  • If Trek get cancelled we will refund "Trek Amount" only.

 

Things to Carry

Things to Carry

  • 2/3 liters of water.

  • Some Dry fruits / Dry Snacks / Energy Bars.

  • Glucon D / ORS / Tang / Gatorade sachets.

  • Good Torch must with extra battery.

  • Trekking Shoes provide more grip and comfort on trek.

  • One Day Backpack 20 to 30 liters.

  • Rains are expected, so pack your bags accordingly to save them from getting wet.

  • Double pack your valuables / phones in plastic bags.

  • Rainwear / Poncho / Waterproof jacket etc. if you don’t want to get wet.

  • Sun Cap and Sunscreen.

  • Personal First aid and Personal Medicine.

  • Identity Proof.

  • Please wear Full sleeves and Full Track Pant this will protect from Summer Sun / Thorns / Insects / Prickles.

Event Risk

Event Risk Profile:

  • Heavy rains are expected so please double pack your valuables to save them from getting wet.
  • Wear good trekking shoes.
  • Due to the monsoon season and various rock patches in this route, we recommend you to please take care while walking / climbing / trekking.
  • Wearing of any valuables, ornaments, jewellery etc. is prohibited.
  • Rock Climbing, Rappelling, Trekking or any adventure activity is potentially risky.
  • For all these events, you are at your own risk.
  • Organizers are not responsible for any accident or compensation in whatsoever manner.
  • We should strictly follow the code of conduct, to avoid troubling our fellow trekkers or other people from our group or outside.
  • Do not misinterpret it as a PICNIC or LEISURE TOUR.We all are going for an adventurous and interesting trekking expedition.
  • Note, this trek route does not have any fixed/proper/appropriate washrooms or bathrooms.
  • Wild flowering is a natural phenomena and cannot be guaranteed.

Event Rules

Kaas Plateau Tour Rules - Treks and Trails Rules

  • Smoking and drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited

  • Trek leader’s decision will be final and binding.

  • Treks and Trails reserves all right to change/deviate/cancel the plans without any prior notice.

  • Proper footwear is essential for this trek. As trekking with a weak shoe sole is best avoided.

  • Telephonic confirmation is mandatory, if unable to contact. Send a text message.

  • Sleeveless, low neck, figure hugging shirts/tops/skirt, short pants, hot pants not allowed.

  • Wear comfortable clothes like track pants and t-shirts. Avoid wear jeans pants.

  • Please do not carry handbags or jholas or sling bags on treks.

FAQ

1. Distance from Mumbai to Kaas pathar?

Six hours drive from Mumbai 285 km approx.

2. Distance from Pune to Kaas pathar?

Three hours drive from Pune 140 km approx.

3. What is best season to visit Kaas pathar?

Best season for Kaas pathar is monsoon, mid of August to early October.

4. Distance from Mumbai to Thoseghar waterfall?

Six hours drive from Mumbai 286 km approx.

5. Distance from Pune to Thoseghar waterfall?

Three hours drive from Pune 140 km approx.

6. Where can we park our cars?

There is parking space for tourist.

7. Is there any parking charge?

Yes.

8. Do Single travellers female sign up for these events?

We have 60 - 40 % or more Male - Female ratios on our events.

Many Single Travelling Female join our events.

9. Are Kids allowed on treks?

Kids below 16 with Parents supervision only.

10. What type of food will be provided?

Only Veg local home cooked food is available.

11. Phone Connectivity?

Limited phone connectivity available for most cellular service.

12. Is cash payment or spot payment accepted?

Cash payment is not accepted.

Registration against 100% upfront payment only via Paytm / UPI / NEFT / IMPS / Payment Gateway.

On the spot payment not accepted.

We need to book in advance bus / jeep and make other arrangements upfront payment is must.

13. Can I charge my phone?

No electricity. Please carry a power bank if required.

14. Can we smoke or drink alcohol?

NO. People caught smoking or drinking alcohol will be asked to exit event on immediate basis.

15. Can we listen to music on Bluetooth speaker?

Listening to music on earphones or Bluetooth speaker is not allowed while trekking, Bluetooth speaker not allowed inside homestay.

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