Get Set Goa… First Monsoon Trekking Expedition to Hukyachi Khadi – Sattari on Sunday, June 21, 201

Date:
18.06.2015

The  time   to  explore   and be enthralled  by Goa’s  natural beauty during the monsoons  has  finally arrived.

The  countdown has   begun  for the  exciting Monsoon Trekking Expedition  to the   hinterlands  of  Goa which  are picturesque,  breathtaking, panoramic,   offers  a soothing experience and rejuvenates one  from the  regular  humdrums of  life.
 
The young   and young at heart,  come along and be a part  of this  exciting  experience as Goa Tourism Development Corporation Limited  (GTDC) is  organizing   the  first  edition  of a day- long trekking expedition  to Hukyachi Khadi.  Hukyachi Khadi is   a small seasonal cascade near Kumthal village, 10 kms off Valpoi in Sattari taluka, Goa,  which  is  bursting  rich  with  Goa’s  bio-diversity.
 
The trek will  cover a distance of 4.5 kms  through rubber plantations, semi forests, running rivulets and  lush greenery.
 
The  trek is the  first for the  season  and part  of the  monsoon  trekking series  to be organized  by the  GTDC this  year.
 
How   to participate:  The trekking expedition is  open  to all  especially those   with a spirit  for  adventure and  nature lovers.
 
Transport arrangements  have been made from  Santa Monica  Cruise  Boat  Jetty for  departure at  9.00 am sharp and will return at 6.00 pm.
 
What you need  to  bring along:Suitable  rainwear,  comfortable  footwear, set of  dry clothes,  a towel, eco-friendly  bag to  carry back any waste.  No   consumption of alcohol  or  smoking will be  permitted.
 
 First aid, medical aid, snacks  and packed  lunch will be provided.
 
Participation fee:Rs 600 per  head.
 
Contact:Anil  Dalal, GTDC  - 9422057704
                Dr.Prithvi Amonkar, 9822123458