Cycling to Uran – Dronagiri Hill Fort – Migratory Birds

Uran is a fishing village 90 km south of Mumbai and has a lesser known Dronagiri fort – also enroute see migratory water birds at Airoli and Ranjanpada

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Cycling from Mandwa to Murud – Janjira Fort and Khokari Tombs

One of the most scenic cycling routes along the Konkan coast from Mandwa jetty to Murud culminating in Janjira Fort and the Khokari Tombs – and beaches all along

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Paragliding video – snapshots of our taster course

Shimul edited some of the videos we captured during our taster course and edited them together to make a nice overview of the taster course!

Read more about our paragliding experience here:

How we learned to fly in three days – the taster paragliding course

How we learned to fly in three days – the taster paragliding course

Paragliding landing solo flightBullock cart at WadivaleUksan LakeMask on wallCarrying the gliders to the training siteParaglider mushroom
Paraglider mushroomControlling the paraglider flareParagliding ground handlingParagliding mushroomsWaiting for the next paragliding flightParagliding lines
Bench at Nirvana AdventuresCentral courtyard in Nirvana AdventuresBreakfast at Nirvana AdventuresUksan LakePots at Nirvana AdventuresBronze statue at Nirvana Adventures
Flowery entrance at Nirvana AdventuresFlower at Nirvana AdventuresFlowers at Nirvana AdventuresFlowers at Nirvana AdventuresTents at Nirvana AdventuresTerrace at Nirvana Adventures

Paragliding – Jan 2013, a set on Flickr.

Our first paragliding course was an exciting adventure. Conducted by Nirvana Adventures, this was a three day course where we actually learned to do solo flights by the end of the course.

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Hadsar Fort Trek

Did an amazing bike and trek expedition to Hadsar fort. As an extension this year’s resolution of cycling to forts in and around Mumbai, this looks like a second possible resolution to visit and document the beautiful sights at various forts in the Sahyadris.

Here are some of the photographs. For a detailed account of the expedition, please visit my blog

See more photos of Hadsar Fort here

Read about the entire expedition here