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Date: Every Saturday & Sunday Departure from 27 August to 09 October, 2017.
Duration: One Day
Location: Satara, Kaas.
Price: Rs. 1200/- per head Pune to Pune 10 Sept Batch Full Please Call for availablility before you book any Event/Trek, to avoid 5% Transaction Charges.
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Kaas Plateau – Thoseghar – Sajjangad

The Kaas Plateau also known as the “Kaas Pathar” which is situated in the Western Ghat Sahyadri range, 22 kilometers from Satara city in Maharashtra state of India. The name Kaas originates from Kaasa tree (Elaeocarpus Glandulosus). Kaas plateau is well known for its unique biosphere, high hill plateaus and grasslands. During monsoon season, especially in the month of August, the Kaas plateau comes to life, with picturesque view of various types flowers that carpet the floor of the plateau.

Sajjangad means Fort of Good People, is located near the city of Satara, India. It is the final resting place of Sant Ramdas, a saint and social reformer in 17th century India (born 1606). His teachings and works written in books such as Dasbodh are read and followed by many people even today in the state of Maharashtra and Sajjangad is a popular place of pilgrimage. The fort is open for devotees from sunrise to sunset. Entry and exit beyond these hours is restricted. Sajjangad is a popular place for pilgrims and followers of Ramdas Swami, the spiritual guru of Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj.

Thoseghar waterfalls is a scenic spot located near the small village of Thoseghar, 20 km from Satara city.

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    10 Sept Batch Full Please Call for availablility before you book any Event/Trek, to avoid 5% Transaction Charges.

  • Last date of Enrollment:  Before 3 days of the date of Tour OR till seats Lef.
  • Departure Date & Time:  On the Day of Tour by sharp 07.00 am from SP College, Tilak Road.
  • Arrival Date & Time:  On the Day of Tour around 09.00 pm at SP College, Tilak Road. (We may come to Pune ONE Hour Before OR After the given time)
  • Meeting Time & Place:  On the Day of Tour by sharp 06.30 am at SP College, Tilak Road.
  • Walking Time (estimated):  30 Minutes to climb steps of Sajjangad & 20 Minutes for Kaas & Thoseghar.
  • Age Group: 10 to 60 years (people above 50 years will be allowed after meeting at Explorers Office)
  • Difficulty LevelEasy (Difficulty grade deals with the actual climbing difficulty.)
  • Endurance Level Easy (Endurance Grade deals with the stamina and total physical strength required).
  • Batch Limit: 50 Participants.
  • Mode of Transport:  Pune – Kaas – Pune by Private Non AC High back Bus.
  • Seat Reservation:  It is strictly on first come first serve basis & as per the Pre allotted Numbers.
  • Route: Pune – Via Singhgad Road – Satara – Kaas – Sajjangad – Thoseghar – Pune.
  • 06.30 am

    Gather at SP College, Tilak road. Give attendance to Team Explorers. Early Comers have to wait till 07.00 am.
    Bus will depart for Kaas by sharp 07.00 am. Late comers have to join us on the way OR directly at Kaas at own
    arrangements. No Arguments will be entertained for the same.

    07.00 am

    After Attendance, Departure towards Kaas Plateau.

    08.15 am

    Morning Tea & Breakfast on the way.

    11.00 am

    Reach kaas Plateau. Walk of 30 minutes to search the variety of flowers.
    After Kaas, move towards Hotel for Lunch.

    12.30 pm

    Lunch at Local Dhaba / Hotel.

    01.30 pm

    Move towards Thoseghar Waterfall.

    02.30 pm

    Reach Thoseghar Waterfall. Enjoy the Scenic beauty of Thoseghar waterfall. Walk of 10 Minutes required to
    reach the Point of Thoseghar Waterfall.

    03.30 pm

    Start Journey towards Sajjangad.

    04.15 pm

    Start Climbing Sajjangad by Steps. (Around 30 Minutes Required). Reach the Top. After Darshan Start
    Descending the fort.

    06.00 pm

    Start return Journey towards Pune. Evening Tea on the way.

    09.00 pm

    Reach SP College Tilak Road, Pune via same route.

    * Please Note: For Kaas Tour we have included Sajjangad & Thoseghar Waterfall as Complimentary part of Sightseeing.
    Sajjangad & Thoseghar waterfall may be cancelled due to any reason like Traffic, Any type of technical problem in
    Vehicle, Natural Calamity, Lack of time, etc. No arguments will be entertained in that case & No money will be
    refundable either partially or fully.

  • Booking Amount: Rs. 1200/-

    Includes:

    • Transport by Non AC High Back Private Vehicle. (Pune – Kaas -Thoseghar – Sajjangad- Pune).
    • Services of Expert Tour Escorts.
    • Entry Fees of Kaas Platue, Thoseghar waterfall.
    • Morning Tea & Breakfast (Limited).
    • Lunch (Pure Veg. – Maharastrian Thali Unlimited).
    • Evening Tea only.(Limited)
    • First aid kit.

    Excludes:

    • Dinner on same Day, Cold drinks, Mineral water, etc.
    • Private orders of Tea, Breakfast, Meals, etc.
    • Personal expenses of any kind.
    • Insurance Coverage.
    • Any type of Camera Charges.
    • Kaas Platue visit is valid for 3 Hrs. only.
    • Medical expenses other than “First aid”.
    • Any other charges not mentioned in “Fees Include”.

    Bank Details: For Cash Deposite / E – Transfer (Only for Kaas Plateau Tour)

    Bank Name : IDBI Bank
    Branch : Sadashiv Peth
    IFSC / RTGS : IBKL0000490
    A/C Name : Jai Bappa Tours
    A/C Type : CurrentAccount
    A/c Number : 0490102000005098
    MICR Code : 411259024

    NOTE:
    Please note that your booking will not be held confirmed unless we receive the amount and all the details as mentioned below…
    E – Transfer is allowed Before 3 days of Event.

    Please follow the given procedure to register for event through E-transfer…
    1. Call Explorers / Jai Bappa Tours and confirm the availability of seat.
    2. Transfer the money to “Jai Bappa Tours” Account.
    3. Send your Name, Mobile No., Email id & screen shot of payment on explorerspune@gmail.com

    Direct payment by E- Transfer does not automatically ensure entry to the event. Before transferring the amount, you are required to confirm with the Explorers office if the seats are available. If amount is transferred without consulting the Explorers office the registration will not be considered valid and the amount will be refunded by cheque at office after 7 days from the date of Event.

  • What to Bring?

    • A Good Quality of Bag suitable for One day Tour with all inside Luggage packed in a Plastic Bag.
    • Minimum 2 Ltr. Water
    • Plastic Bags to save your Mobile, wallet from Rains & to keep wet cloths.
    • Extra Dress in a plastic Bag
    • Rainproof / Sun Cap / Warm Wear as per Season.
    • Napkin / Towel.
    • Shoes Advisable for safety.
    • Dress Code – Anything which is flexible for Tour.
    • Any type of addictions like tobacco, Liquor, etc is strictly not allowed.
    • Personal Medicines, if any.

     
    Some useful tips for Happy Touring

    • Don’t keep valuable things while Touring.
    • Use plastic carry bags to save your mobile & Wallet.
    • Avoid Jean pant for inconvenience in Walking / Climbing.
    • Always keep your Original Photo ID with you.
    • Follow all the Instructions given by Team Explorers.
    • Don’t expect similiar food quality of your home town. Try local food to have some different experience.
    • Respect the Local Religion & Traditions.
    • While taking photographs don’t click photo’s of local people without their permission.
    • Make New friends & share your thoughts in a Group.
    • Share your Happy memories with Explorers on Facebook.

    “Leave nothing but footprints, kill nothing but time, and shoot nothing but photographs and bring back nothing but memories”.

  • Registration FormFull Brochure
    • Name & No. of Tour Escort will be send to you by SMS & Email before 2 days of departure.