Trekking at Dudhsagar
Last Date: 03-11-2016
Trek to Dudhsagar Falls & Trip to Goa
There is more to Goa than its beaches mostly in monsoon season and there are many adventure activities that one can take part in, away from the sea. Trekking is one such activity.
Dudhsagar falls is a four tiered three streamed waterfall named for its milky waters, with clear swimming pools, surrounded by dense forests, sitting high up in the Western Ghats. It is often considered to be one of the world’s most exquisite falls located in the Indian state of Goa falling on the Goa Karnataka border. It is a major part of Goa’s eco system. It is listed as India’s fifth tallest waterfalls and is 227th in the world ranking at 1017 feet. During monsoon months, the falls transforms into one of the most powerful and spectacular falls in India. The area is surrounded by deciduous forests and varied flora and fauna abounds here.
Dudhsagar fall is located on the Mandovi River, 60 KM from the town of Panjim. There are many treks organized here during the monsoon months and it is sight to behold. It is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the state of Goa in addition to all the beaches.
Trek to Dudhsagar falls would definitely prove to be both adventurous and relaxing as the views are breath-taking.
3th Nov 2016 -Day 0: Overnight Drive to Goa or travel by train or car oe tempo traveller.
We will pick you up from Mumbai 2000 hrs and Pune 2300 from a pre-designated spot. We will drive towards Goa, which will be our first stop the next morning before embarking on the next leg of the journey.
Day 1: Relax in Goa- Plan to reach Goa by 0900 Hrs. Will check in hotel/ resort. Have breakfast and take rest for a while. Then plan to move around Goa for sight seeing in 2 wheeler. Trust me even monsoon is no less than other season to enjoy in Goa as it become fully green in Goa. Plan to go for clubbing in night.
Day 2: Trek to Dudhsagar Falls
Reaching Dudhsagar by Train:
If you want to experience Dudhsagar and you are short of time, then you can also enjoy seeing the waterfall from the train. The train passes through a lot of tunnels and also it crosses from the Dudhsagar falls. There is also a sharp U-turn near the Dudhsagar falls so you also get to see the full view of the Dudhsagar falls.
There are two stations from where the trek along the railway track can be attempted:
• Castlerock railway station in Karnataka
• Kulem railway station in Goa
Below is some basic information about the Dudhsagar trek:
• Dudhsagar Trek difficulty Level: Easy to Moderate
• Best time for Dudhsagar trek : July to Dec (during Monsoon)
• Distance between Dudhsagar railway station & waterfall: 1 Km
By afternoon we reach Dudhsagar falls and explore the falls area and spend some quality time in and around the water falls. By late afternoon we get ready to participate in tent pitching activity or a farm house. In the evening we enjoy bonfire (subject to weather conditions) and have dinner and stay overnight in tents or farm house.
Day 3: Depart for Goa at 1200 Hrs on 6 nov 2016.
We wake up early morning and post breakfast and sight seeing, leave for Mumbai via Pune by road/ train.
Package- Rs 5700
Travel from Mumbai/ Pune to Goa and back.
Travel from Goa to Dudhsagar by Train.
Stay in Resort / Hotel on double and triple occupancy.
Breakfast during stay in Goa
Food Lunch & dinner.
Things not mentioned above.
2 wheeler rental
Clubbing charges if any.
Cancellation- no refund
Travel from Hotel to Dudhsagar and back not included.
Local travel in Goa.
Guide Charges at Dudhsagar
Things to Carry-
Good pair of shoes
Extra set of clothes
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