Jog Falls is the most spectacular waterfall in the Western Ghats. With a plunge of 830 feet, it is the second-highest waterfall in India. Murdeshwar is famous for being the world’s second-tallest Shiva statue. The town lies on the coast of the Arabian Sea and the temple is visible from a long distance. Yana is known for the two unusual karst rock formations – Bhairaveshwara & Mohini Shikhara. The place and surrounding hillocks are known for the rainforests.
Want to add some spice to the itinerary? We will travel through the Ghats to reach this place and stay in a homestay surrounded by greenery and a garden of supari and cashew plantations at the backside.
Rs.8000 per person – For booking the trip, you need to pay Rs.4000 non-refundable advance. – Return ticket cost for train (to be paid in advance) for Sleeper: Rs.1100; 3AC: 3000 – Participants from Pune can come to Panvel or Thane to board the train.
Travel from Honnavar Stn to Jog falls and back to Murudeshwar in a private bus
All food and refreshments from Honnavar to Murudeshwar (i.e. excluding train)
Accommodation in a homestay with hot water facility
Entry Charges at Jog Falls
Travel fare from Mumbai to Honnavar; Murudeshwar to Mumbai
Bottled water/drinks during trip
Anything not mentioned in ‘Includes’
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It is a leisure trip. You don’t need to trek anywhere
Age group: open for all; except small children (below 9 years)
Accommodation is Homestay type – 20 people in 4 rooms (attached bathroom in each room)
Food: Vegetarian only
Customization option w.r.t food, accommodation is not available even if you pay extra.
Day 1:9 Sept, Saturday
15:20 – Catch “12619 Matsyagandha Exp” from LTT, Thane-15:45, Panvel-16:20
Day 2:10 Sept, Sunday
05:30 – Reach Honnavar and get into the bus for jog falls. Enjoy the scenic drive through ghats. We will take breaks for breakfast, photography at the hanging bridge etc. 09:30 – Reach Jog falls and enjoy the scenery till afternoon. Have lunch in-between. 16:00 – Visit the Padmavati temple, located deep inside the forest. 20:00 – Overnight at homestay which is situated in front of a lake and surrounded by thick green foliage. 21:00 – Have delicious home made dinner (you will love it)
Day 3:11 Sept, Monday
05:00 – Get up early if you want to enjoy the morning mist of the Sharavathi region. We can go for a walk around the village and explore the unseen trails. 08:00 – Have breakfast and then bid goodbye to our caretakers. 11:00 – Reach Murudeshwara and see the second tallest statue of Lord Shiva. It looks magnificent with the roaring sea in the background. 14:00 – Lunch 16:00 – Catch “12620 Matsyagandha Exp” from Murudeshwar Stn
Day 4:12 Sept, Tuesday
06:30 – Reach LTT (Panvel-05:15, Thane-05:55)
I'm a solo female traveller, will this be safe for me?
There are many female travelers who travel with us solo. In fact, in most of our trips, almost 75% of the travelers are women. We give utmost priority to women’s safety during our trips. Our trip leaders ensure everyone feels comfortable at all times during the trip.
What is cancellation policy?
Cancellation one month before Trip: If you decide to cancel your trip at least one month before the departure date, you will receive a 50% refund of the total trip fees.
Cancellation within one month of Trip: Unfortunately, if you cancel within one month of the trip, the fees are non-refundable.
Cancellation by Our Company: If, for any reason, we have to cancel the trip, you will receive a full refund of the entire amount you paid.
Force Majeure Clause: In case of events beyond our control (force majeure), including but not limited to, floods, riots, pandemics, government regulations, etc. which might cause trip cancellation, we will issue a refund only after covering necessary expenses incurred.
What is the group size?
We usually take only 10-15 participants per batch to ensure we have a smaller group where everyone gets the best service.