Nature Trail to Godrej Mangroves

Location
:Godrej Mangroves, Vikhroli
Season
:Nov
Duration
:1 Day
Event Type
:Adventure, Experience, Tour
Level
:Easy
Start From
:Vikhroli Stn.(E) Near Bus Depot
Ends
:Vikhroli Stn.(E) Near Bus Depot

Nature Trail to Godrej Mangroves

Godrej Mangroves, Vikhroli
1 Day

Event Overview

Godrej Mangroves
The Western bank of the Thane Creek is the single largest mangrove belt in Mumbai. A substantial tract of mangrove land is adjoining the Godrej & Boyce township, Pirojshanagar, in Vikhroli a suburb of Mumbai. Vast area under mangroves has been conserved by Soonabai Pirojsha Godrej Marine Ecology Centre. Well diversified and well protected, these are the last- quality mangroves in the city. The vast expanse of these mangroves serve as a second lung of the city only after the Sanjay Gandhi National Park which is under immense environmental pressures.

The mangrove flora of Pirojshanagar is well diversified. There are 16 species of mangroves and mangrove associates. The faunal composition in the area is also equally diverse. Apart from 206 species of birds, 30 species of reptiles, 13 species of crabs, 7 species of prawns and 20 species of fish have been identified so far in the area. Mammals like jackals and mongoose also were sited many a times This wetland acts as an important stopover for over hundred species of migratory birds including magnificent flamingos, gulls, terns, avocets & curlews.
Show More

Event Details

Schedule

Day 1 - Nature Trail to Godrej Mangroves
  • Meeting Point: Vikhroli Stn.(E) Near Bus Depot
  • Time: Morning 7.00 AM Sharp.
  • Start the Trail by 7.30 AM
  • End the trail by 11.00 AM

Meal

Breakfast

Adventure Activities

Photography

Amenities

Firstaid
Guide
Transport

Transportation

Bus

Pickup Details

Pickup Time: 07.00 AM Drop Time: 11.00 AM

Things To Carry

  • Identity proof.
  • A bottle of water (At-least 2 Ltrs),
  • Footwear (preferably shoes)
  • Cap, camera, snacks (optional)
  • Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits, etc.
  • Medicine those if u require usually (Optional)
  • Good trekking shoes,
  • A haversack to put in all the things to be carried.
  • Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments.

Policy

Included

  • Travelling From Vikhroli to Vikhroli
  • Breakfast
  • The trail fees
  • Expertise

Excluded

  • Mineral water, Softdrinks etc.
  • Anything other than above mentioned inclusions

Terms & Conditions

Smoking and any kind of alcohol drinks not allowed during program.

Write Your Own Review

How do you rate this event? *

Overall Experience

Organized By

ADV365-TMI