You would not believe your eyes, If ten million fireflies Lit up the world !!
About Purushwadi Fireflies Ecotour :
Fireflies are basically insects which display the bio-luminescence character!! They actually throw out fluorescent green light from the body to attract their mate. This phenomenon of natural lighting is so mesmerizing that at times one can experience thousands of fireflies flashing the light which is one of the best natural sights to behold. Mumbai Travellers has happily coupled this beautiful experience with rural tourism at Purushwadi. The surrounding lush green farms and mountains, tranquil dam near the village are treat to eyes. Imagine staying at local villager’s house along with simple homely local food, fun and a night trail to witness the Fireflies Festival at Purushwadi. the rustic experience of ecotourism in a secluded isolated village is what we aim in our ecotrips with fireflies !!
Category : Eco-Tour
Type : Fireflies Festival
Duration: 1 Night / 02 Days
What is included in the tour
1. Accommodation in basic home-stay on sharing basis
2. Transportation Ex-Mumbai by non ac vehicle
3. Welcome drink and refreshments
4. Lunch, Dinner and breakfast
4. Permissions and tolls, wherever necessary
5. Expertise and guide charges
What is NOT included in the tour
1. Tax as applicable
2. Lunch on Day 02
3. Anything mentioned than above inclusions
Day 01 (Saturday) :
Early morning depart from Dadar by 10:30 am and en-route pick up at Thane. Halt for lunch. Enjoy the journey with beautiful nature-scapes, gupshup and songs during the bumpy journey. Reach Purushwadi by 04:30 pm. Enjoy the welcome drink.
On arrival refresh yourself with a glass of welcome drink (non-alcoholic) & Set yourself free in the village. Let your soul feel the simple lifestyle of villagers far away from hush bush of the city life. Let your mind express its likelihood to silent breeze, colorful farms and the rusticness of the village ! As it gets darker and darker, experience the magnificent phenomena of fireflies lighting display. We might come across a number of places during this trail where we can observe this unique phenomenon. Late evening return back for simple homely dinner. Celebrate the night with fireflies, ghost stories and fun sessions. Let that night have no end…Let the talks going on and on…meanwhile, for those who are very sleepy, let the night take charge of you. Off to your sleep for sweet dreams. Day ends.
Day 02 (Sunday) :
Early morning wake up call. Freshen up and have breakfast. Explore the village area. Enjoy a kms walk to the nearest dam of Purushwadi and visit the beautiful view while you go get some water splashes on your face or click a cool selfie with the beautiful water in background.
Around 10:30 am freshen up, pack up your bags. Time for a memorable group photo and around 11 am we will start the return journey to Mumbai. En-route halt for lunch (on your own expense). Return back to Mumbai by evening. Tour concludes with the Happy Moments :)
*Note : There might be alteration in the itinerary as per the situation.