Say Hello To 2019 By Doing These Exciting Things Around Pune

Shruti posted on 01 January

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Today is the last day of 2018 and we want you to start your new year with a bang. Do you plan to party hard and get up tomorrow super hung-over? Well, we suggest it otherwise. Say hello to 2019 by doing doing these adrenaline-pumping activities around Pune. From staying in tune with nature to experiencing adventure bliss, here's a list of things to do:

Dolphin Watching At Dapoli Beaches

Imagine a setting of orange sun-set, lovely company, sailing in the sea and catching the sight of lovely dolphins? Surreal much? Not really, for Karde beach in Dapoli district of Konkan has so much pristine beauty in store for you. This virgin bach has a wonderful shoreline where you can take a walk, play in the sand, unwind with water-sports and most importantly go dolphin watching in the sea. They have special arrangements and boats for the same, However, make sure that you visit in winters because the chances of spotting dolphins is much higher during this time.

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Ratnagiri, Dapoli, Maharashtra

    Winter Trek To Alang, Madangad & Kulang Forts

    Adventure junkies, get a triple dose of adrenaline! Embark on the toughest of Sahyadri and explore the Alang, Madangad and Kulang forts in Kalsubai range of Sahyadris in the Western Ghats situated in the Nashik district, approximately 175 km away from Pune. The trek consists of three forts namely the Alang, Madangad and Kulang forts which are steep and an architectural marvel. While exploring, you cannot get enough of beautiful sights of dense jungles, cascades and pristine wildlife. The difficulty level of this trek is extremely high due to extreme rains and negligence, hence, we suggest that beginners refrain from embarking on the trek alone.

    Camping On Sand At A Private Beach In Alibaug

    Toes in sand, smile on face and happiness in heart? Pack your bags and set out for camping at this gorgeous Revdanda beach in Alibaug. Did you know that there is a company called Breathing view which can facilitate this for you? They set up your camps on a beautiful private beach in Alibaug, right on the sands. They set up comfortable tents with gaddas, have proper loos and arrange food as well. At INR 1600 per person per night, enjoy this magical camping experience and give a fresh start to a new year.
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    Revdanda Beach, Bagmala, Maharashtra

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      Hot-Air Balloon Safaris At Talegaon

      Take a romantic ride in a hot air balloon with your SO as you soar over a patchwork of farms and fields below. SkyWaltz, a hot-air balloon safari group, operates in the Talegaon-Kamshet area, where they fly over a 20km radius for a duration of 1 hour in the air. It’ll cost you INR 9500/head on weekdays, and INR 11,500/head on weekends {GST and taxes are additional}. You must make a booking in advance, up-to one day beforehand.

      Stargazing At Raireshwar

      Love stargazing? Head to Raireshwar in Bhor district. Unconventional and with a different vibe, Raireshwar is a destination situated amongst hills and fort of Kenjalgad in Bhor Taluka, which is approximately 82 km away from Pune. Do not forget to carry your camera and telescope to enjoy a spectacular starry view in the sky. Consider yourself lucky if you spot a clear sky with twinkling stars. The magical view is certainly the most romantic setting if you are with your bae. The slopes and slides of the fort and mountain are relatively easy. Hence, you can set up camps anywhere with ease.

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      Raireshwar, Maharashtra