Overview

Description

Are you bored with the daily routine and feel like quitting the concrete jungles? Well, then to get you closer to the remote grasslands and give a laid back feel to your winter days, here’s a chance to explore the farming culture down Konkan. Travel Trikon showcases not only the ways of farming with traditional and modern agricultural practices across varied landscapes, but also a heady unforgettable experience of India’s rural landscape and how it is evolving with time. It involves carefully planned to such a local rural village to interact with the locals and an opportunity to indulge in farming practices.

About Popti Feast

Popati is a traditional get together food party (bbq style) of north konkan. With the fall of temperature, there is presentiment of popati parties everywhere. Popati is made in a clay pot,which resembles tandoor. but food made in popati has the unique taste which lasts on your tongue all the time and the memories of it in your mind. With simple clay pots, bhamburdi (local herb) & carom seed , we roast waal pods (a kind of beans),peas, eggplant, onions, potatoes, eggs, chicken, mutton, fish and all veg delicacy to its heavenly taste and finally serve it with love.

How To Reach Roha

State Transport Bus Leaving Borivali Nancy Colony @ 06.00 AM

Train No 71011 Diva - Roha Passenger Train Departure @9:10 AM

 

23 Hours 09 Feb Raigad, Maharashtra
Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • Transport by local transportation from Roha to Roha

  • Food:  Day 1 Lunch, Evening Popti Feast, Dinner & Day 2 Breakfast

  • Triple or Quadruple Sharing Tented Accommodation

  • Quick learn farming techniques or rather indulge with local farmers

  • Trikon Trekking Expertise Charges

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Any personal expenses such as soft drinks etc.

  • Anything other than above mentioned inclusions

  • Evening Snacks (Day 1)

Highlights
  • Popti Feast (Traditional BBQ)
  • Farming techniques
  • Vegetable Farming
  • Bullock cart ride
  • Swimming in the river
  • Campfire

 

Itinerary

Detailed Itinerary

 

Day 0: Saturday, 09th Feb 2019

11:00 am : Meet Travel Trikon Team at Roha Railway Station

11:10 am : Travel to campsite through local transportation (tumtum)

11:30 am : Reach campsite and freshen up

12:00 pm : Swim in the river

01:00 pm : Lunch break

02:00 pm : Learn more on agro farming technique through the locals

04:00 pm : Allotment of tents to participants

06:00 pm : Get ready for the chill to set in along with a popti feast on it way

09:00 pm : Dinner time

10:30 pm : Campfire or lights out and we call it a day.

 

Day 2: Sunday, 10th Feb 2019

 

07:00 am : Wake up call

07:30 am : Feel free to go for a second round of swim to freshen up the natural way.

08:30 am : Breakfast

09:30 am : Leave for Roha Railway station and the event concludes.

 

Pickup point
Raigad, Maharashtra, India View on Map