Overview/Itinerary

Geminid Meteor Shower Mumbai 

Geminid meteors winter shower will peak from December 13 to December 15 join us for an amazing Star Gazing Camp at Dindori Nasik. Geminid are the best meteor showers as each individual meteor are bright and visible.  We have selected Dindori as it has good dark sky with very less night pollution essential for Stargazing and Astrophotography. We will be providing comfortable tents and weather is pleasant during December. 

Activities conducted at Star Gazing Camp and Geminid Meteor Shower Camping learn about Northern Hemisphere Constellations we will teach you to identify them under expert guidance, Star gazing using telescopes, Learn Astrophotography Technique you will be able to photography milky way and star trails. Spend your weekend camping under the stars and learn about Geminid Meteor Shower.

Batches for StarGazing Nashik Dindori

     December 2018 

  • 15th 16th December 2018

Short Info

  • Place: Dindori Nashik
  • Activities: Stargazing, Camping, Astrophotography
  • Indian toilet available
  • Option 1 (without transport): Rs. 1,700/- (per person)
  • Option 2 (with transport): Rs. 1,900/- (per person)

 

Geminid Meteor Shower Nashik StarGazing Event Itinerary 

Option 1 – Without transport (Rs. 1,700/-)

Day One Stargazing Mumbai

05:30 pm – Check in at campsite Base for Stargazing and Meteor Shower Camping Event and enjoy local tea and Pitch your tent.

Enjoy sunset and we will begin with your astronomy and star photography. 

09:00 pm - Dinner break enjoy local veg food.

After dinner continue with Star Gazing Mumbai session and Geminid Meteor Shower.

Those who are tired can rest in tents and continue session after resting.

Learn Astrophotography.

 

Day Two Stargazing Mumbai

06:30 am - Wake up call after StarGazing Night.

08:00 am - Enjoy Breakfast and Group Activities.

09:00 am – Check out from campsite.

 

 

Option 2 Geminid Meteor Shower Mumbai Stargazing with transport Rs. 1,900

Please board Kasara Fast Train

CSMT - Kasara Fast Local Train Timings 

  • 12:33 pm CSMT
  • 12:46 pm Dadar
  • 12:53 pm Kurla
  • 12:57 pm Ghatkopar
  • 01:09 pm Mulund
  • 01:15 pm Thane
  • 01:28 pm Dombivli
  • 01:37 pm Kalyan
  • 02:47 pm Kasara

 

Day One

02:50 pm - Meet at Kasara Railway Station near Ticket counter station. We will travel by Local Jeep to Dindori Village.

05:30 pm - Reach Base Village for Stargazing and Meteor Shower Camping Event and enjoy local tea and Pitch your tent. Enjoy sunset and we will begin with your astronomy and star photography. 

09:00 pm - Dinner break enjoy local veg food.

10:00 pm - After dinner continue with Star Gazing Mumbai session and Geminid Meteor Shower.Those who are tired can rest in tents and continue session after resting. Learn Astrophotography.

 

Day Two

06:30 am - Wake up call after StarGazing Night.

08:00 am - Enjoy Breakfast and Group Activities.

09:00 am - We will leave for Kasara Railway Station in local jeep.

11:30 am - Reach Kasara Railway Station.

Overnight Available on request
Inclusions/Exclusions
What we'll give/What we won't

What is included in the tour

  • Local Jeep travel from Kasara to Kasara (Only included in option 2)
  • Food - Evening Refreshment, 1 veg Dinner, Breakfast
  • Star Gazing Instructor & Telescope
  • Tented Accommodation

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Personal Expenses
  • Personal Travel Insurance 
  • Anything which is not mentioned in Includes
Things to Carry
Things to Carry
  • Sleeping Bag and sleeping mat | Sleeping mat and two bedsheets 
  • Personal Identification card 
  • Bottled Water 3 liters 
  • Dry snacks or ready to eat food 
  • Toiletries, Towel, a napkin
  • Warm clothes 
  • D-SLR, Tripod (Optional)
  • Personal Medicine 
  • Back pack to carry your luggage 
FAQ
Frequently Asked Questions
  1. Indian toilet available
  2. Personal car parking at owner risk route will be provided via Google maps
  3. Camp Site is safe for Women  
  4. We have 60 - 40 % or more Male - Female ratios on our events 
  5. Kids below 15 with Parents supervision only 
  6. Food preference - only Veg local cooked food available 
  7. Limited phone connectivity available for most cellular services 
  8. Local jeeps used for Transport can accommodate 10 people 
  9. Registration against 100% upfront payment only on the spot payment not accepted 
  10. No Discount for Kids

 

List of Stargazing Mumbai seen throughout the night

  • Pleiades Cluster 
  • Double Cluster c64
  • Mars Neptune 
  • Andromeda Galaxy M31, M32, 110
  • Orion Nebula
  • Crab Nebula
  • Andromeda galaxy M31,32,110
  • Orion nebula M45
  • Crab nebula M1
  • C64 averted vision star cluster with nebulosity
  • M41 open cluster canis major
  • M35 open cluster
  • M78  globular cluster
  • Almaak double star
  • M46 open cluster
  • Beehive cluster m44
  • Bode cigar galaxy m81 - 82
  • Leo triplets galaxies
  • Sunflower galaxy
  • Venus.
  • Comet 48P
  • Flame Nebula 
Activity
Camping
Destination
Maharashtra
Duration
1 Day