Heritage Photography Trip - ECR - 12th & 13th October, 2013

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Heritage Photography Trip - ECR - 12th & 13th October, 2013

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Heritage Photography Trip - ECR - 12th & 13th October, 2013

Wanna travel with the intention to know the past archaeology and architectural monuments, then this trip is for you. This time we have planned for Tharangambadi, where the first book in Indian languages got printed, and to witness the fort built by Danish.

To know more about http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tharangambadi

On the way we have planned for visiting Pichavaram, Chidambaram, Poombukhar also.

Visit                    -      Pichavaram
                                 Chidambaram Nataraja Temple

                                 Tharangambadi - Danish fort, Danish church

Duration              -      2 Days

Distance             -      650 Kms in total.

Transportation     -      By Van.

Expense             -      INR 2500.00 - 3000.00


Start from Chennai at Tidel Park on Oct 19th 4.00 AM
Reach Pichavaram at 9:00 AM and have breakfast on the way and complete boating in Mangrove forest

Starting from Pichavaram at 12:00 and reach Chidamabram, have Lunch at Moorthi cafe and head towards Nataraja temple.

Complete photography walk at Chidambaram temple and start at 6:00 PM towards Tarangambadi, Dinner there and stay night and enjoy sunrise at Tarangambadi and further visit to Danish fort.

Start towards Poombukhar afternoon (Lunch on the way)

Complete visiting Poombukhar temple and head towards Chennai via same route and reach Chennai by 10:00 PM.

*** This trip is for those who would be interested in photography and an interest to visit architectural heritage sites ***


Carry 2 sets of comfortable clothing

Carry a backpack which would fit a reusable 1 litre water bottle and your camera equipment and bag with clothes.

Carry a cap and sun cream as we would be walking under the sun

Camera bag, chargers and extra batteries.

Food and snacks will be taken care by the organizers

Medicines to be carried by the participants, if any.    

NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS - 20 ( Including organizers)

*IMPORTANT* "Participants who engage in irresponsible, disrespectful or unsafe behavior will be blacklisted from future CTC events"

"Feedback or complaint from any CTC member on the group, event, organizer, safety or accounts can be raised to the core@chennaitrekkers.org"


If you have any trip related queries please mail to organizers alone, mail-id's are mentioned below, don't spam the entire group


Navaneeth - navaneeviswa@gmail.com

Nivya - snivya@gmail.com


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CTC maintains a Blacklist policy against people who drop out at the last minute without informing the organizers. If someone drops out after all the arrangements (food, transport, etc) have been made, s/he would not only be requested to share the cost of trek including food/transport, etc., regardless whether anyone replaces him/her or not but also blacklisted from participating in such events in the future. Information Selection and confirmation of participants is at the sole discretion of CTC. All confirmed and selected participants will be informed separately. Please contact the organizers for any doubts/details/clarification regarding the trek.
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Kudos to the organizers!!!