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Velas – Students special Tour

About Velas Beach Students Special

Velas is a small eco-village in the Ratnagiri district of Maharashtra. The place is well known for its beaches which reflect nature in its best preserved and pristine form. Velas accounts for 40% of sea turtles nests along Maharashtra’s coast. Besides Velas beach, here are several other tourist attractions at Velas including the Bankot Fort and the Harihareshwar Temple. At Velas, turtle conservation movement is undertaken by the villagers. An NGO named Sahyadri Nisargmitra and the villagers committee has taken the initiative to conserve Olive Ridley Turtles by providing protection to their eggs. Witnessing a baby turtle coming out of the egg and then finding its way to the sea by those baby steps is an unforgettable moment.
Velas is an eco-tourism village and separate rooms / hotel accommodation is not available but tourists are Welcome in Home stay accommodation at Velas, with common rooms for Gents & Ladies Separately. It also gives you a feel of Home away from Home”.
WHY EXPLORERS:

  • Daily Camp updates on “WhatsApp” by Team Explorers.
  • Specially designed for 15 to 18 Years.
  • Pune to Pune Caring Team of Explorers.
  • Authorised Agent of Maharashtra & Goa Tourism Development Corporation. (MTDC & GTDC)
  • Variety of Camp activities with 100% Safety.
  • 19 Years of Experience in the Industry with Dynamic, Experienced & Certified Team of Explorers.
  • Personal Attention: Group of 8 Child = 1 Leader.
  • Lady Instructor for Girls.
  • Separate & safe accommodation for Boys & Girls.
  • Achievement Certificate & Medal to each Participant.
  • Pure Vegetarian, Hygienic Food & Mineral Water throughout the Camping Period.
  • Member of ATOAI (Adventure Tour Operators association of India) & ETAA (Enterprising Travel Agents Association)
  • And we listen.
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Velas Students Special Highlights :

Local Sightseeing Group Game Jet Ski Barbecue Night Delicious Kokani Cuisine
Visit Bancoat Fort Banana Ride Seating Bumper Campfire Visit Harihareshwar
Group Activities Speed Boat Ice Breaking Games Music-Masti Turtle Festival

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  • Last date of registration for Velas – Students special: Limited Seats…. Book Now to get Early Bird Offer!!! OR Till Seats Left.
  • Departure Date & Time for Velas – Students special: Day 1 by 07.00 am from SP College, Tilak Road.
  • Arrival Date & Time for Velas – Students special: Day 4 by 08.00 pm at SP College, Tilak Road.
    (We may come to Pune ONE Hour Before OR After the given time)
  • Reporting Time and Place for Velas – Students special: Day 1 SP College Tilak Road by sharp 06.30 pm
  • Difficulty Level of Velas – Students special: Easy.
  • Endurance Level of Velas – Students special: Easy.
  • Velas – Students special Route: Pune – Paud – Tamhinighat – Mangaon – Mandangad – Velas – Harihareshwar – Tamhinighat – Pune.
  • Age Group for Velas – Students special: Open Age Group
  • Batch Limit for Velas – Students special: 30 Participants

  • DAY 1
    06.30 am

    Report at SP College, Tilak Road. Give attendance to the Team Explorers.

    07.00 pm

    After attendance bus will depart for Velas Beach.

    07.00 pm

    After attendance bus will depart for Velas Beach.

    08.00 am

    Breakfast on the way in Restaurant.

    01.00 pm

    Reach Velas Village. Introduction some ice breaking Games & Room Allotment (Home Stay). Freshen-up.

    01.45 pm

    Take Lunch

    05.00 pm

    Evening Tea & Snacks. Visit Velas Beach for Turtle hatching, After that enjoy the variety of group games on Beach.

    09.00 pm

    Dinner

    Day 2
    06.30 am

    Good morning bell. Freshen-up.

    07.30 am

    After Tea & Breakfast will move towards Bancoat Fort.

    8.15 am

    Reach & Explore the Bankot Fort.

    09.30 am

    After exploring the Bancoat Fort move to karde beach for water sports.

    11.30 am

    Have Lunch in local Hotel.

    12.30 pm

    Gear up yourself with Life Jacket to Enjoy water sports with 100% safety under the guidance of Team Explorers. Experience the thrill of Jet Ski, Sleeper Bumper, Seating Bumper, Banana Ride, and Speed Boat.

    04.30 pm

    Start return Journey toward Velas Home stay. Evening Tea & Snacks on the way.

    07.00 pm

    Evening Enjoy Barbecue.

    09.00 pm

    Dinner then Campfire, Antakshari, etc

    DAY 3
    05.00 am

    Good Morning Bell!!!!

    06.00 am

    Refresh & Visit Velas Beach.

    06.30 am

    Visit Velas Beach for Turtle Festival.

    08.30 am

    Tea & Breakfast in a Local Home.

    09.30 am

    Move to Anjarle. Visit Kadyavarcha Ganpati, Anjarle Beach etc.

    01.00 pm

    Lunch at Anjarle

    02.00 pm

    Start return journey to Velas.

    05.00 pm

    Evening visit Velas Beach for Turtle hatching.

    08.00 pm

    Dinner.

    DAY 4
    05.30 am

    Good Morning Bell!!!!

    06.00 am

    Morning Tea.

    06.30 am

    Visit Velas Beach.

    08.30 am

    Tea & Breakfast. Take a bath & keep your bags ready for checkout.

    10.00 am

    After breakfast move to Harihareshwar via Veshvi to Bagmandle by ferry boat.
    Due to traffic rush you may require to wait for ferry boat depending upon the situation.

    11.30 am

    Visit Harihareshwar Temple. Pradakshina ferry.

    12.30 am

    Lunch at Harihareshwar. After Lunch departure towards pune.

    08.00 pm

    Reach Pune With Sweet Memories.
    (We may Reach to Pune by one hour before or after the given time)

  • Rs. 9500/- Per Head Pune to Pune

    Booking Amount Rs. 5000/-

    • Group Discount: 4 Pax. or more – Rs.300 per Head
    • Early Bird Discount: Before 29 February Rs.300 per Head.
    • Full Payment Discount: Rs. 10 per Head (If Full payment done before 30 days departure)
    • You can either enjoy Group Discount + Full Payment Discount OR Early Bird Discount + Full Payment Discount.

    Includes:

    • Pune to Pune Transport by Non AC High Back Bus.
    • All Toll, Parking, Entry Fees etc.
    • Veshvi to Bagmandle Ferry Boat Charges.
    • Visit to Velas Beach, Bancoat Fort, Anjarle Beach & All water sports activity as mentioned above, Sightseeing.
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch, Snacks, Dinner for 4 Days.
    • Mineral Water during Camp Period. One Night Barbecue Session.
    • Local Home Stay (Non AC) on multiple Sharing. Separate accommodation for boys & girls.
    • Campfire, Music, Group Activities.
    • First Aid Kit.
    • Expert Team of Explorers.
    • GST.

    Excludes:

    • Dinner of 4th Day.
    • Cold drinks, Mineral water, etc.
    • Any water sports done twice OR replacement of water sports.
    • Private orders of Tea, Breakfast, Meals, etc.
    • Personal expenses of any kind.
    • Insurance Coverage.
    • Medical expenses other than “First aid”.
    • Any other charges not mentioned in “Fees Include“.

    Following things are given Complementary by Explorers.

    Sun Cap T-Shirt Badge Bag Tag

    CANCELLATION POLICY

    Any cancellation by participant(s) must be communicated to Explorers Office in writing. The refund, if any, will be given after 7 days but before 15 days when the concerned event is over, irrespective of the date when the cancellation has been communicated to us.

    The Following deductions will be made in case of cancellation.

    • 30 Days before the Date of Departure – 25% of Regular Charges.
    • Within 30 Days but before 10 Days of the Date of Departure – 50% of Regular Charges.
    • Within 10 Days but before the Date of Departure – NO REFUND
  • What to Bring?

    Morning Utilities Clothing’s Optional Other Requirements
    Hair Oil, Cold Cream or Body Lotion, Lip guard, Comb, Sun cream Lotion Comfortable clothing for 4 Days & Night Dress. Extra Carry bags to keep used cloths. Water bottle – Min. 1 Ltr., Torch with extra Cells, Id Proof, Personal Medicines, if any.
    Tooth Brush, Tooth Paste, Soap, Shampoo, Towel, Napkin, Scarf, Tissue Paper Inners (For 4 Days), Shoes, Extra Socks Half pant & Floaters for Journey / Water Sports Binoculars Enough & Change Money for Emergency.

    * This is just a reminder list of what to Bring. You can bring other things as per the Need.
    * Bring all this stuff in Haversack / Travel Bag. Also Bring Mini Sack to carry Water bottle at the time of Activity.

    Some useful tips for Velas – Students special Tour

    • Don’t keep valuable things while Velas Turtle Festival Tour
    • Use Flexible Dress for Travelling.
    • Always Keep your Original Photo ID with you.
    • Follow all the Instructions given by Team Explorers.
    • Don’t Expect Similar food quality of your Home town. Try Local food to have some different Experience.
    • Respect the Local Religion & Traditions.
    • While taking Photographs please don’t click photos of Local people without their permission.
    • Keep Healthy environment & helpful nature while Travelling.
    • Make New friends & share your thoughts in a Group.
    • Share your Happy memories with Explorers on Facebook
    • On tour Guests are requested to carry a Photo ID proof along with them.

    Follow the Rule – “Leave nothing but footprints, kill nothing but time, and shoot nothing but photographs and bring back nothing but memories”

    1. Food: Pure Vegetarian Food will be served by Explorers. If you want Non veg. Food, you can take it at Extra Cost at Actual. Please take the Railway Food (Tea, Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner) in Proper time at Own Cost.
    2. Medicine: Bring personal medicines, if any & the necessary things given in a list.
    3. Railway Reservations: It is not possible for Explorers to ensure that the Participants will get Railway Reservations together or in the same compartment because of random seat allotment by Railway Computerized System.
    4. Transport & Jungle Safari: For Jungle Safari six people can travel in a Gypsy, but it is not sure that same Group / Family can travel in a same Gypsy. If any Natural Calamity or Technical problem results into late or Safari get cancelled then Explorers or the leaders of Explorers are not responsible for same & in that case No refund is admissible.
    5. Jungle Safari Zone: For Jungle Safari Explorers will choose the Safari zones as per the availability. We are not giving commitment of any specific zone Safari.
    6. Room Allotment: In case of Odd number of Participants or Male / Female Ratio, It is not possible for Explorers to ensure that same Group / Family will accommodate in a same Room. TWO Persons on Bed & TWO persons will be provided by Mattresses, Blanket, Pillow, etc.
    7. Hot Water: In Early Morning Warm Water will be served for Refreshment & in Afternoon Hot Water for Bath.
    8. Drinking Water: Mineral Water Bottles will not be provided by the Explorers throughout the Tour.
    9. During the Camp all the participants should obey all the instructions and decisions taken by the authorised representative of Explorers or Camp Leader.
    10. During any type of event, in case of any dispute for whatsoever reasons, the decision of the Camp Leader or authorized representative of Explorers shall be final and binding on all the participants. The Participants shall be solely liable for the risks, responsibilities and consequences.
    11. Medical Treatment: In case of any medical ailments, a disorder etc. which the participants are suffering or have suffered from, it is his/her responsibility to inform the organisers in advance, before commencement of the camp or trek. If required, the participant(s) will have to take medical treatment from the doctor / attendant available on the campsite or from the nearest available medical centre or hospital. The expenses for all medical treatment and arrangements for the same will be solely borne by the participant ONLY. The Camp Leader or the authorised representative shall have complete discretion to continue the camp without the participant(s) suffering from medical problem.
    12. Photographs or Video Clips: Explorers reserves the right to use Photographs / Video Clips of the tourist taken on tour and / or given by tourist, for promotion of the Company’s Business without obtaining prior permission of the concerned tourist.
    13. Consumption of liquor, tobacco products, cigarette etc. is strictly prohibited during any type of Event. The trek will be considered over only when we are back to our decided arrival place.
    14. Participants should not deface or damage any monument by writing or scribbling on them. Any breach of the above two rules will be taken seriously, and will be removed from the trek or camp, and no refund is admissible in such cases.
    15. In case of any injury, sickness, accident, death or any other casualty or loss or damage of valuables or luggage or any equipment; Explorers, it’s instructors, organisers, volunteers or any other person involved wholly or partially, either individually or jointly, shall not be responsible in any manner for the same and no claims of the participants, parents, guardians, relatives or friends of participants will be entertained.
    16. If the participants have enrolled for the activities like wildlife camping or any type of adventure sports activity, then all the risks and responsibilities related to and arising from such activities shall be solely upon such participants and Explorers shall not be liable in any manner whatsoever.
    17. Insurance: Neither participants nor any event shall be insured by Explorers, unless mentioned specifically.
    18. Please Note that any Claims, disputes, court case, etc. shall be subject to Pune Jurisdiction only.

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