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  • Trip introduction

    The Dudhsagar and Tambdi Surla Waterfall trek is a gorgeous adventure that takes you to the two of Goa’s most beautiful waterfalls. Conducted over 4 days, you’ll first embark on an enchanting trek along rail tracks, bridges and lush green vegetation to reach the Dudhsagar Waterfall. At a high of 1015 feet, this waterfall consists of four tiers with water cascading down at an incredible force that makes it appear milky white.

    After spending a night in a rustic homestay, you’ll travel to the mountainous interiors of Goa through a forested trek route to visit the Tambdi Surla Waterfall and ancient Mahadev Temple.

    Although both these waterfalls prove to be a delight for anyone who sees them, what truly makes this adventure beautiful is not just its destinations, rather the journey that takes you to them. From deciduous forests, you’ll travel through a plethora of gorgeous landscapes. Truly enriching – this trip offers a perfect escape for nature lovers and travel enthusiasts.

    Destination

    Situated within the Bhagwan Mahaveer Sanctuary and the Mollen National Park, Dudhsagar Waterfall lies on the border of Goa and Karnataka in the Western Ghats. Starting from Pune, you’ll first travel to the Kulem Railway Station from where you’ll begin your trek towards this scenic waterfall. Your route will encompass trekking through thick forest covers, rail tracks and more.

    The next day you’ll drive through winding roads to reach the Tambdi Surla Waterfall. Known to be one of the hardest waterfalls to reach in Goa, this waterfall lies deep within its mountains. You’ll do a short hike to reach it where you’ll enjoy exploring its spectacular beauty and ancient temple. From the Tambdi Surla Waterfall, you’ll then make your way back to the Kulem Station from where you’ll catch your train back to Pune.

    Destination highlights

    Explore 2 of Goa's famous waterfalls through the Dudhsagar and Tambdi Surla Waterfall trek. | Trek through scenic landscapes. | Feel the pride of visiting the 12th-century temple. | Earn the bragging rights of trekking up to one of the highest waterfalls in India. | Spend a night amidst Goa's wilderness.

    Activity Details

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    25 kms

    9 hrs

    12.5 kms

    Trip details
  • Day 1 of the Dudhsagar and Tambdi Surla Waterfall trek : Depart From Pune

    Report at the Pune Railway Station at 15:30 hrs today from where you'll catch the 16:20 Goa Express. Once you board the train, relax and enjoy. You'll spend the night in the train.

    Overnight in train.

    The meeting time for this trip is at 15:30 hrs at the Pune Railway Station from where you'll board the 16:20 hrs Goa Express towards the Kulem Station. No meals are provided today so do carry some dry snacks or pick-up something on the train. You'll spend the night in a non ac sleeper coach.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Pune

    Pune

    05:30 AM

    Food

    No meals are provided today.

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    Day 2 of the Dudhsagar and Tambdi Surla Waterfall trek : Trek to Dudhsagar Waterfall
    Day 3 of the Dudhsagar and Tambdi Surla Waterfall trek : Trek to Tambdi Surla and Departure for Pune
    Day 4 of the Dudhsagar and Tambdi Surla Waterfall trek : Arrival in Pune
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made between 1 week to 48 hrs before the departure of the Dudhsagar and Tambdi Surla Waterfall trek : 50% refund.

    For cancellations made less than 48 hrs before the departure of the Dudhsagar and Tambdi Surla Waterfall trek : No refund.

    No show: No refund.

    All cancellations/refunds on this trip will be processed after a deduction of INR 200 per person. This fee is charged by The Great Next and is applicable for all cancellations.

    Rules on trip

    Smoking cigarettes, chewing tobacco or consuming alcohol is strictly prohibited during the Dudhsagar and Tambdi Surla Waterfall trek .

    You must stick with your group at all times during the Dudhsagar and Tambdi Surla Waterfall trek .

    No damage should be inflicted on monuments or natural environments during the Dudhsagar and Tambdi Surla Waterfall trek .

    You must adhere to the instructions of the trek leader at all times during the Dudhsagar and Tambdi Surla Waterfall trek .

    Taking photos or selfies near the edges of cliffs is not allowed during the Dudhsagar and Tambdi Surla Waterfall trek .

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    The meeting point for the Dudhsagar and Tambdi Surla Waterfall trek is at the Pune Railway Station at 15:30 hrs to catch the 16:20 hrs Goa Express train. It is mandatory to be on time as missing the train means missing the trek. Your drop-off will also be at the Pune Railway Station at 06:20 hrs.

    Any additional expenses that occur due to unforseen circumstances during this Dudhsagar and Tambdi Surla Waterfall trek have to be borne by the participant.

    In case of any loss, damage, accident or death that occurs during the Dudhsagar and Tambdi Surla Waterfall trek , the operator cannot be held responsible.

    The operator reserves the right to change/deviate/cancel the itinerary of the Dudhsagar and Tambdi Surla Waterfall trek without any prior notice incase of accidents or natural calamities.

    During the Dudhsagar and Tambdi Surla Waterfall trek all members are responsible for their own belongings.
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    • Dudhsagar Waterfall Tambdi Surla Waterfall Kulem Goa Trekking Adventure Destinations Nature Travel
    • Dudhsagar Waterfall Tambdi Surla Waterfall Kulem Goa Trekking Adventure Destinations Nature Travel
    • Dudhsagar Waterfall Tambdi Surla Waterfall Kulem Goa Trekking Adventure Destinations Nature Travel
    • Dudhsagar Waterfall Tambdi Surla Waterfall Kulem Goa Trekking Adventure Destinations Nature Travel
    • Dudhsagar Waterfall Tambdi Surla Waterfall Kulem Goa Trekking Adventure Destinations Nature Travel
    • Dudhsagar Waterfall Tambdi Surla Waterfall Kulem Goa Trekking Adventure Destinations Nature Travel
  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Non AC sleeper coach train transport from Pune to Pune

    • Local transport within Goa
    • Breakfast on Day 2 and 3
    • Lunch on Day 2 and 3
    • Snacks on Day 2 and 3
    • Energy drinks on Day 2 and 3
    • Accommodation in a homestay/hotel on a sharing basis
    • Life jackets
    • Forest entry fee
    • First aid kit
    • Trek guide
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Extra meals

    • Any additional expenses caused due to unforseen circumstances
    • Personal expenses
    • Any kind of insurance
    • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Trekking shoes
    • Thermal inner-wear
    • Full sleeved t-shirts
    • Full pant
    • Sweater
    • Jacket
    • Muffler
    • Scarf
    • Gloves
    • Nightclothes
    • Socks
    • Quick dry clothes
    • Windcheater
    • Extra pair of clothes
    • Not to wear - Expensive jewelry and watches
    • Hard luggage
    • Slippers or sandals
    • Jholas or sling bags

    What not to Wear

    • Loose clothing that will tangle around you while swimming
    • Restrictive clothing
    • Flip-flops

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Life jackets
    • First aid kit

    You need to get

    • Govt-issued ID card
    • Backpack
    • Waterbottle
    • Mosquito repellent
    • Dry Snacks
    • Sunblock
    • Toiletries
    • Light towel
    • Camera
    • Torch with batteries
    • Extra money
    • ID proof
    • Sunglasses
    • Hat/cap

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry specific personal or prescribed medication, personal first-aid kit.