TREKKING THE KAMAKHAYA HILLS


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INR 1990.00

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24

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DURATION OF THE PROGRAM:                                  ONE DAY                                            

START DATE:                                                               BATCH I-:  23RD OCTOBER 2021; BATCH II-: 7TH NOVEMBER 2021;_____   BATCH III-: 14TH NOVEMBER 2021;  BATCH IV-: 16TH JANUARY 2022;___ BATCH V-: 6TH FEBRUARY 2022;  BATCH VI-: 27TH  MARCH 2022;______      & BATCH VII-: 10TH APRIL 2022

END DATE:                                                                          --SAME DAY--_______________________________________________

NUMBER OF BATCHES:                                                  7  (SEVEN) BATCHES __________________________________________

SIZE OF A BATCH:                                                             24 PERSON IN EACH BACTCH + LOCAL PARTICIPANTS_______________

REPORTING DATES:                                                         OUT SIDE THE STATE PARTICIPANTS WHO ARE JOINING OUR OTHER PROGRAMES SHALL COME ON THE PREVIOUS DAY, i.e. ONE DAY IN ADVANCE AND LOCAL PARTICIPANTS MAY JOIN SAME DAY AT 7 AM AT THE FOOT HILL BASE OFFICE AT THE ENTRANCE OF THE WALK ABLE PATH TO KAMAKHYA (NEAR THE BISWAKARMA TEMPLE)

 

PROGRAM FEE:                                                                 LOCAL PARTICIPANTS WILL PAY Rs. 480__________________________

& OUT SIDE THE STATE PARTICIPANTS JOINING OUR OTHER PROGRAMMES, FOR ONE DAY ADVANCE, HAS TO PAY___    Rs. 1990. 00.                          PAYMENTS THROUGH NET BANKING,_RTGS/ NEFT ONLY.______ _____________________

ACCOUNT NAME: YOUTH HOSTELS ASSOCIATION OF INDIA – GUWAHATI UNIT, BANK NAME: STATE BANK OF INDIA, ADDRESS: PANBAZAR, MG ROAD, KAMRUP (METRO), GUWAHATI-781001. BRANCH: GUWAHATI (CODE:78), ACCOUNT NUMBER 3995 3916 033 , IFSC CODE: SBIN 000 0078.  ACCOUNT TYPE:  REGULAR SAVINGS BANK ACCOUNT.

 

FEE INCLUSIONS:                                                             FOR LOCAL PARTICIPANTS:   LUNCH, FRUITS, TEA,_________ DRINKINKING WATER, CERTIFICATES AND LOCAL GUIDES & TRANSFER BY LOCAL BUS FROM THE TOP TO THE BASE,___ STARTING POINT.___________________________________________________________________________________

For OUT SIDE THE STATE PARTICIPANTS (JOINING OUR OTHER PROGRAMMES) LODGING & ACCOMODATION FOR THE PREVIOUS DAY, LOCAL CITY BUS_TRANSFER TO & FRO FROM THE CAMP , ALONG WITH THE ABOVE FOR THE DAY.____

 

REPORTING PLACE:                                                         FOR LOCAL PARTICIPANTS AT 7 AM AT THE FOOT HILL,  BASE OFFICE__

AT THE ENTRANCE OF THE WALK ABLE PATH TO KAMAKHYA (NEAR THE BISWAKARMA TEMPLE)__________________

For OUT SIDE THE STATE PARTICIPANTS AT THE ASSIGNED STAYING ACCOMMODATION, SHOULD BE READY BY 6 AM._

NAME OF THE PROGRAM CORRDINATOR / FD:  PALLAV KAMAL SARMA_______________________________________

CONTACT NUMBER:                                                       9864260860________________________________________________

EMAIL ADDRESS:                                                              assamstatebranchofyhai@gmail.com & pakasa@rediffmail.com_

COMPLETE POSTAL ADDRESS:                                    YHAI ASSAM STATE BRANCH, C/O UNESCO ASSOCIATION GUWAHATI, KHANAPARA, JAWAHAR NAGAR, NEAR NIRD, GUWAHATI-781022. CONTACT:  MR. ASWINI SARMA, STATE CHAIRMAN, 88110 37020, MRS. MARAMI GOSWAMI, STATE SECRETARY, 94351 17850, PALLAV SARMA: 98642 60860. EMAIL: assamstatebranchofyhai@gmail.com

 

BREIF DESCRIPTION OF THE PROGRAM:

 Kamakhya Temple is one of the holiest, sacred and the oldest of the 51 Shakti Pithas, in India, situated at Nilachal Hill top in Guwahati, Assam, completed in the 8th to 17th century, dedicated to the Mother Goddess Kamakhya.

It is one of the best places to visit in Guwahati. YHAI Guwahati Unit is planning trekking programs of the Kamakhya Hill on the First day of the different programs planned in the coming days for a day. Out station participants has to reach Guwahati the previous day to participate in the trekking. This is because your journey to North East would not be complete if you miss the trekking and the beauty of the Kamakhya hill and its surrounding. It would be a thrilling adventurous trekking and be assured that this trekking experience will be one that you shall always remember.

The entire path bears rich historical and archeological works and the hills offer a magnificent view of the city.

DAY WISE SCHEDULE:

We shall start from the base at 7 AM and start climbing the hills, there are also steps in the track and we shall take the road if the trails are inaccessible, after reaching the Kamakhya Temple Level, we shall pay a visit to the Kamakhya Temple if permitted, then we shall go further up till the Bhubeneswari Temple which is at the top of the Hill. We shall then walk back to the Kamakhya Temple Level from where we shall get buses to reach down. 

WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?

Only members of YHAI above the age of 15 years, can participate with medical certificate. Participants have to bear all travel expenses from their place to the base camp and back.

HOW TO REACH THE BASE CAMP:

By Air: Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport is about 25 KMs, from the Guwahati city. Shared Taxi, Pre-paid Taxi and AC Buses are available to Paltanbazar, where we shall be having our base camps in Guwahati.

By Bus: The Inter State Bus Terminus (ISBT) is about 5 KMs to our YHAI State office and about 15 KMs to Paltanbazar, well-connected by Bus and hired Cars.

By Train: The city of Guwahati is well connected by Railways, Paltanbazar Station is in the city and Kamakhya Railway Station is about 8 KMs to Paltanbazar in Guwahati.

We start the journey to Pobitora,  the next day early morning,  the day after reporting at Guwahati base camp.

THE BASE CAMPS ADDRESSES FOR REPORTING AT GUWAHATI WILL BE INFORMED TO PARTICIPANTS.

THE ADDRESS FOR ALL PURPOSE SHALL BE OUR LOCAL OFFICE, WHERE ALSO PARTICIPANTS CAN REPORT: YHAI ASSAM STATE BRANCH, C/O UNESCO ASSOCIATION GUWAHATI, KHANAPARA, JAWAHAR NAGAR, NEAR NIRD, GUWAHATI-781022. CONTACT:  MR. ASWINI SARMA, STATE CHAIRMAN, 88110 37020, MRS. MARAMI GOSWAMI, SECRETARY, 94351 17850, PALLAV SARMA: 98642 60860. EMAIL: assamstatebranchofyhai@gmail.com

 

 

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED: The originals of the application documents including the Medical Certificate. Kindly keep with you the proof of “NO COVID 19” at all time.

HOW TO JOIN:

Members desirous to join this program may apply on a prescribed Registration Form available from National Office Website (www.yhaindia.org downloads trekking registration form), duly supported by a Medical Certificate (www.yhaindia.org downloads trekking medical form) , a copy of YHAI Membership  ID and details of the payment of registration Fees, all scanned and sent to the Secretary at email: assamstatebranchofyhai@gmail.com as soon as you decide to join and the originals at the time of Reporting. The formats are also attached herewith for your convenience. Please feel free to contact us for any type of queries.

ACCOMMODATION FACILITIES:

Guest House accommodation on sharing basis with separate arrangement for ladies and married couples-(must provide proofs).

FOOD & WATER SUPPLIES:

Nutritious and sumptuous food with bottled water will be provided. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner with occasional tea, snacks and fruits will be there.

Maps

No Map detail.

WHAT PARTICIPANTS SHOULD BRING ALONG:

Seasonal clothes, Umbrellas, Torch light, Binoculars,  Sunscreen cream, Moisturizer, Lip Balm, Personal medical kit and utilities.

 

CANCELLATION RULES:

IN CASE, ANY MEMBER IS UNABLE TO PARTICIPATE, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING OR EMAIL TO STATE SECRETARY AT LEAST ONE MONTH BEFORE THE SCHEDULE DATE, 50% OF THE AMOUNT EXCLUDING ON-LINE CHARGES WILL BE REFUNDED. ANY REQUEST RECEIVED AFTER THE LAST DATE OF CANCELLATIO WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. THE AMOUNT TO BE REFUNDED WILL BE DONE AFTER THE END OF THE ENTIRE PROGRMME OF THE STATE.

 

SAFETY & SECURITY:

FIRST AID AND BASIC MEDICAL ASSISTANCE SHALL BE PROVIDED. PARTICIPANTS ARE ADVISED TO TAKE PERSONAL INSURANCE COVER BEFORE JOINING THE EXPEDITION. THE, YHAI ASSAM STATE BRANCH WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY ACCIDENTS, ILLNESS OR ANY SUCH UNFORESEEN EVENTUALITIES. WE ALSO ASSURE YOU THAT ALL POSSIBLE CARE WILL BE TAKEN TO ENSURE YOUR SAFETY AND COMFORT.

 

 

ADDITIONAL NOTES:

THIS PROGRAMME IS DEPENDED UPON ANY DECISION OF THE STATE GOVERNMENT, UTMOST CARE IS TAKEN AND WILL BE TAKEN FOR SMOOTH RUNNUING OF THE PROGRAMME.

*THIS IS AN ENVIRONMENT FRIENDLY EXPEDITION, PLEASE DO NOT LITTER AND IN CASE YOU FIND ANY THING LEFT BY OTHERS ON THE WAY, PLEASE CARRY THE SAME WITH YOU AND DEPOSIT AT THE NEXT STATION IN LINE OF SWACH BHARAT CAMPAIGN.

**MEDICAL CERTIFICATE IS COMPULSORY WHICH YOU HAVE TO SUBMIT AT THE TIME OF REPORTING.

CANCELLATION RULES:

IN CASE, ANY MEMBER IS UNABLE TO PARTICIPATE, PLEASE APPLY IN WRITING OR EMAIL TO STATE SECRETARY AT LEAST ONE MONTH BEFORE THE SCHEDULE DATE, 50% OF THE AMOUNT EXCLUDING ON-LINE CHARGES WILL BE REFUNDED. ANY REQUEST RECEIVED AFTER THE LAST DATE OF CANCELLATIO WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. THE AMOUNT TO BE REFUNDED WILL BE DONE AFTER THE END OF THE ENTIRE PROGRMME OF THE STATE.