KODAIKANAL – MUNNAR WINTER TREKKING


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INR 8500.00

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From INR 8500.00per person

(Vegetarian Food, Dorm/Tent accommodation, supervision, expert guidance, Forest Entry)

BREIF DESCRIPTION OF THE PROGRAM:

The purpose of the programme is to offer the youth new trekking region in the Kodaikanal –Vellakavi- Kumbakarai Falls -Kurangani-Central Station-Top Station-Munnar Hills.

 

DAY WISE SCHEDULE:

# Day 1: Reporting at base camp Kodaikanal at 2:30 pm and Training/Acclimatization

# Day 2: Trek to Vellakavi (9 Km)

# Day 3: Trek to Vattakanal  (10 Km)-Transfer  by Van to Kurangani(70KM)

# Day 4: Trek to PambadumSholai  Via Top Station  & Central Station (17KM)

# Day 5: Trek inside  Pambadumsholai (10km) - Transfer by Jeep to Munnar (Sight Seeing - Top Station View Point, Madupatty Dam, Kundal Dam, Echo point,Shooting Spot, Elephant Park, Tea Museum, Rosegarden, Etc. { participants have to pay all sightseeing entry fees} followed by Certificate Distribution and Recreation activity

#Day 6:  Disperse after Breakfast. The programme will disperse at Munnar only.(Extra Luggage will be handover to Participants at Munnar).

Note : Route and Schedule of the programme may change without prior notice based on the local condition.

 

 

 

 

WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?

The minimum age for a member to join the program is 10 years to 60 Years, YHAI membership is mandatory to participate. This condition will be adhered to strictly. Under age and above age will not be considered in any case.

HOW TO REACH THE BASE CAMP:

By Air:

Munnar does not have an airport of its own. The nearest airport is the Cochin International Airport, which is 110 kilometres away by road. From Cochin, you can hire a cab to get to Munnar. The Madurai International Airport is 140 kilometres away from Munnar. In case you de-board at the Madurai International Airport, you can hire a cab or board the state transport or private buses to get to Munnar.

By Bus:

State-run or private buses, plying from various towns in Kerala and Tamil Nadu, are the best way to get to Munnar by road. Kerala State Road Transport Corporation provides bus services to Munnar from all major cities in Kerala.

By Train

The nearest railway station from Munnar is at Aluva, which is at a distance of 110 kilometres from Munnar. The Ernakulam Railway Station is 130 kilometres away while the Madurai Railway Station is at a distance of 135 kilometres. From these points, you can either hire a cab or board the state transport or private buses wherever available.

HOW TO JOIN:

1.Apply online through our website: www.yhaindia.org

 

2.Participants can also deposit the participation fee in any branch of ICICI Bank giving the following details:

 

Bank Name: ICICI Bank, KK Nagar Branch, Chennai 600 078

Name of the Account: Youth Hostels Association of India, Tamil Nadu State Branch

Account No. 007701017051 - IFSC Code: ICIC 0000077

Contact Information: 

NAME OF THE PROGRAM CORRDINATOR / FD: Shri A Raja

CONTACT NUMBER:                                                       9842710236

EMAIL ADDRESS:                                                              yhaitn@gmail.com

COMPLETE POSTAL ADDRESS:                                    Youth Hostels Association of India, Tamil Nadu State Branch,2-D Viswas                            Flats, Pillaiyar Koil Street, Nesapakkam, West KK Nagar Chennai 600 078

 

ACCOMMODATION FACILITIES: Tented accommodation.

FOOD & WATER SUPPLIES: Simple vegetarian and nutritious food will be served

 

WHAT PARTICIPANTS SHOULD BRING ALONG: Cotton Shirts, Cotton Pants, bedsheet, sweater,  shoes, sun-cap, raincoat, two pairs of socks, torch, water bottle, lunch box, mug, plate, tumbler, cold cream and a first-aid kit.

Maps

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SAFETY & SECURITY:

While every care has been taken to ensure safety, the Youth Hostels Association of India cannot be held responsible for any theft, accident, illness and other such unforeseen eventualities.

CANCELLATION RULES:

 (For Online) In case you are unable to join this trek, you will get a refund of 50% of your fees amount (except online charges) provided when your request is received at least 15 days in advance from the programme Starting date. .

 

( For Offline) In case you are unable to join this programme, you will get 50% of the programme fee as refund provided your request is received directly at the State Office, at least 15 days in advance from the programme Starting date.  Any unforeseen event/strike or natural calamity will not be considered as a cause of cancellation.  Email, SMS, telephone call will not be accepted.

For online (http://www.yhaindia.org/program-cancellation.php)