Event Participation Form
This is our first explorative
trek to this area. Please be prepared for all unexpected twists and turns in
tentative participants note this trek is only for seasoned trekkers.
unconventional extension of the Western Ghats, brings the forest closer to
settled land than usual. On the northern shoulder of the ghats, where it
opens to make way for Palghat Pass, sits this wildlife sanctuary, offering
splendid views of the sprawling rice fields of Pollachi. The forest is
teeming with animals and a ride, by car, jeep or bus (two wheelers are not
allowed), up and down to Parambikulam is certain to land you a prized
sighting of langurs, bisons, a bear, elephants and, if you are lucky enough,
a tiger. Not to mention the huge variety of birds and the different species
of plants that serve as a treat for respective enthusiasts.
The highlights of the event
1. Trekking to
Vazhachal - 20-25 KM
2. Trekking to Nelliyampathy - 25-30 KM
3. Tree top Hut Stay
4. Watch Tower Stay
5. Watch tower stay at Bangoli Peak (Bird Watching -
Hornbill and over 100 more other birds)
6. Island Stay + Boating + fishing + crocodile watch
7. Bamboo Rafting
8. Overnight Camps in the Wilderness
25-01-2007: Depart from
Bangalore at 4.30 PM Sharp.
26-01-2007 to 28-01-2007:
Trekking and other activities at Parambikulam
29-01-2007: Arrive in
Bangalore by 9.30 AM
The cost of the trek has been
approximately budgeted at Rs. 3100 per participant. Any amount leftover
after covering all expenses (if significant) will be refunded to the
participants. The count for this trek is fixed at 12. Registration will be
on a first-come-first basis.
Expenditures covered by
(to & from Bangalore).
Breakfast, lunch and dinner for 3 days & 2 nights.
Forest entry/ guide charges.
Other miscellaneous charges.
Citibank - 550 398 7807
HSBC - 072 029 416 006
K R Puram/Banaswadi
ICICI - 004 701 521 770
HDFC - 523 161 000 0558
Be sure to monitor this thread
for further updates.