Overview

Recommended for age group 10 - 12 years

Panchgani often spells out a popular ‘hill station’ vacation destination. Wondering why you would want to send your child to a place where he or she has already been? Well, here’s why! This brand new addition to our selection of Kids Camps introduces your child to the fields of Astronomy Space Science and Rocketry. Our eager Foliagers will visit a space observatory and learn to make astronomical toys. They would understand the engineering and chemistry that work behind creation of rockets. Give your children some ‘space’ this summer!

2 Nights 3 Days 21 Mar, 28 Mar, 11 Apr, and more
Age Groups
Kids (10 to 12yrs)
Age Groups
Kids (10 to 12yrs)
Age Groups
Kids (10 to 12yrs)
Camp Category
Kids Camps
Camp Category
Kids Camps
Camp Category
Kids Camps
Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • Pune to Pune escorted trip.
  • Accommodation in tents on multiple sharing basis.
    (Separate for Girls and Boys.)
  • Pune - Campsite - Pune travel by chartered bus.
  • Food charges for the entire duration of the camp (Pune to Pune).
  • Space Workshop by a NASA affiliated and listed Observatory.
  • All adventure activities as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Travel Insurance for every participant.

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Mineral water / cold drinks during journey or at the campsite.
    (Campsite serves Filtered Water for the entire duration of the stay)
  • Personal expenditure of any kind.
  • Medical Expenses incurred if any.
  • Any other charges not mentioned in "Charges Include".
  • Expenses that are incurred due to reasons beyond control of the organizers.
  • Goods and Services Tax.
Highlights
  • Pune to Pune escorted trip.
  • Stay in tents at a picturesque location.
  • Visit a space observatory which is a member of Nasa Museum Alliance.
  • Hands - on experience of working on telescopes and even making one!
  • Understand the design as you create your own air propelled rocket and launch it.
  • Learn the concept of gas rockets and the chemistry behind it.
  • Find out what Astronauts eat in Space and also try food samples of the same.
  • Watch our Sun and observe the Solar flares and spots in the safest way possible.
  • Enjoy an interactive virtual sky tour.
  • Get insights about Greek and Indian mythologies of stars, constellations and astronomy.
  • Experience the amazing experience of watching multiple objects through ultra advance telescopes at the observatory campus.
  • Adventure activities like Burma Bridge, Flying Fox, Obstacle Course, Trust Track, etc.
  • Travel Insurance for every participant.
Itinerary

Day 1 :  Pune to Panchgani (Space Program)
Report at Foliage Outdoors office on Karve Road at 0700 hours. Leave from Pune at 0730 hours. Enjoy breakfast enroute. Introduction to campsite, followed by an interactive ice - breaking session to get introduced to fellow campers. Lunch followed by rest. Orientation session regarding overall plan of activities for entire duration of camp. Post lunch, go on a guided tour to the Observatory and Space Museum. Engage in a Gas - Propelled Rocketry Experiment. Learn about Astro Food and sample it as well! Get a hands - on experience of making a Telescope and learn Soda Straw Rocketry. Post dinner, sit back and listen to stories from mythology about the stars. Engage in a stargazing session. Overnight stay in Tents.
(Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Snacks & Dinner)

Day 2 : Adventure Activities
Early wake-up call to get geared up for an astro - agility course. Observe from a sunscope and proceed to enjoy a hands - on experience of a Sun Dial. Post breakfast, sit through a brief session on air propelled rocketry and then launch your rockets in the air! Proceed for adventure activities like Flying Fox and Burma Bridge. Lunch followed by rest. Post lunch, work your way through an obstacle course consisting of 21 unique activities. Finish up with a Trust Walk. Watch the setting sun as you gather around for some songs and stories around a campfire. Overnight stay in tents.
(Meals : Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Snacks & Dinner)

Day 3 : Panchgani - Pune
Early wake - up call followed by a short trek and nature trail on the Panchgani plateau. Pack up and lunch. Post lunch, enjoy a closing ceremony and click group photos with your new friends. Leave for Pune by 1500 hrs. Reach Foliage Outdoors Office on Karve Road by 1830 hours.
(Meals : Breakfast & Lunch)

Offers
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