A Tour of 10 days to enjoy collectively, places of Spiritual interest and natural beauty in the Holy land of Maharashtra (“ the Great Nation”).
Registration : 200 yogis / yoginis would be accommodated in the tour on first cum first serve basis. For registrations, please fill the attached form and send it on email@example.com.
Start of the tour : The tour would start from Mumbai on December 14, 2007. All the yogis are required to assemble with their belongings on :
Start Date and Time : Friday, December 14, 2007, at 7.00 AM
Place : Gyan Ashram, Mahakali Caves Road, Andheri (East), Mumbai 400093, Maharashtra, India.
Day 1: December 14, 2007 : Mumbai to Pali (110 kms) for Astavinayak Darshan. Proceed to Mahad (40 kms) for Astavinayak Darshan. Proceed to Pune for night stay ( 25 kms).
Day 2: December 15, 2007 : Pune to Theur (30 kms) for Astavinayak Darshan. Proceed to Morgaon (70 kms) for Astavinayak darshan. Proceed to Pratisthan- Pune (64 kms). Night stay at Pune.
Day 3: December 16, 2007 : Pune to Ranjangaon (53 kms) for Astavinayak Darshan. Proceed to Nevasa (108 kms). Proceed to Aurangabad for night stay (70 kms)
Day 4: December 17, 2007 : Aurangabad to Ajanta (109 kms). Back to Aurangabad for local sight seeing and night stay (109 kms).
Day 5: December 18, 2007 : Aurangabad to Ellora (30 kms) and back. Proceed to Jayakwadi garden (60 kms). Night stay at Aurangabad.
Day 6: December 19, 2007 : Aurangabad to Shirdi for Darshan and night stay (155 kms).
Day 7: December 20, 2007 : Shirdi to Nasik (120 kms). Proceed to Trimbakeshwar Jyotirlinga Darshan (27 kms). Proceed to Nasik for night stay. Musical evening at Nasik.
Day 8: December 21, 2007 : Nasik to Wani –Saptashringi (55 kms). Proceed to Saputara (35 kms). Proceed to Nargol (192 kms). Musical evening at Nargol.
Day 9: December 22, 2007 : Meditation, cleansing at the sea and musical evening at Nargol. Night stay at Nargol.
Day 10: December 23, 2007 : Nargol to Thane (125 kms). Thane to Pune (175 kms).
The Tour ends at PUNE on night of December 23, 2007.
Tour at a glance :
Stay : Pune 2 nights, Aurangabad 3 nights, Shirdi 1 night, Nasik 1 night, Nargol 2 nights.
Accommodation during Tour: In Hotels on 2/3 sharing basis, except at Nargol (stay at a school).
Accommodation before tour : Staying facilities are available at Gyan Ashram, Mumbai for those arriving before the tour departure date @ Rs 200 per day.
Transportation : By 35 seater 2 by 2 Air conditioned video coaches.
Food : Breakfast lunch and dinner, Tea/Coffee thrice a day. Occasional Non vegetarian food.
Arrangements for the tour has been outsourced to Sachin Travels/ Jakatdar Tour and Travels Pvt Limited (who was instrumental in organising December 2006 tour).
Registration for the tour and charges :
In INR : The registration charges are as under :
|Upto November 30, 2007
|December 1, 2007
||As above. Additional charges of Rs 3000 per head
Payment in INR can also be made at the Maharashtra Tour counter at Diwali Puja Venue at Noida, Delhi during November 9-11, 2007.
In Foreign Currency : Last date for accepting foreign registrations is December 7, 2007. The registration charges to be paid only in USD are as under :
|Upto November 25, 2007
|November 26, to December 7, 2007
||As above. Additional charges of Rs 3000 per head to be paid before the start of the tour
Remittance Instructions :
Payments should be made to :
J.P. Morgan Chase, New York (intermediary bank)
FED ABA (USD) Code:FED ABA 021000021
For credit to ICICI Bank Limited, Mumbai (beneficiary bank) :
A/c No:400808595 USD
Ultimate Beneficiary’s account No : 032001504475
Ultimate Beneficiary's name : Pramod Laxman Jakatdar
Ultimate Beneficiary’s Address : Sachin Travels , Nirmal Sagar, 1st floor, Near Aaswad Hotel, L.J. Hotel, Shivaji Park, Mumbai 400028 , India
Ultimate Beneficiary’s Address of Bank branch : ICICI BANK Limited, Mahim Branch, 91 lady Jamshedi road, Mahim (West), Mumbai 400016.
All charges to the account of the remitter.
The ultimate beneficiary is acting as the agent of Sachin Travels. Proper receipts would be given by the tour operator for the payments made.
Cancellation charges : Cancellation of registration would entail cancellation charges of 25% for cancellations intimated on email firstname.lastname@example.org by November 25, 2007 and 50 % by December 7, 2007. No refunds would be given for cancellations after this date.
For clarifications /queries, please send a mail on email@example.com or call the undersigned.
For Maharashtra Tour organising committee
Jai Shri Mataji !!!