Mon, 19 Aug, 2019

Monsoon trek to Assodem

13th August 2019, 02:33 Hrs

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Another Sunday edition of trekking by Goa Tourism Development Corporation to Assodem village is to be held on August 18. Assodem village is located in Sattari taluka. Known for its rich natural beauty, the main source of income of the villagers in agriculture and dairy. 

The trek promises to be moderate and adventurous. One can admire the forest with flowing streams, a variety of butterflies and experience nature at its best. The trek comprises of a steep climb at certain places and slippery rocks dominate the terrain. The expedition is open to all. Transport arrangements have been made from Mapusa Residency at 7:30am and from Paryatan Bhavan, Patto at 8:30am followed by a pick-up at Margao Residency at 7:15 am. Pick-up at Old Goa, Banastari, Porvorim, Cortalim and Verna is also available. Interested trekkers need to carry an extra pair of clothes, rainwear, trekking shoes, drinking  water, snacks and binoculars. The charge per head is Rs 800 which is inclusive of lunch, transport and guiding. For more details, contact 9422057704 or 8379022215.

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