from/per person Rs 8,500
  • 2 Days


Anandwan – was founded in 1948 by Baba Amte to care for the outcast leprosy patients. He developed it into a self-reliant community relying on agriculture, home-based small scale industry units—all run by leprosy patients who have recovered/recovering from their illness. Residents stay as communes, where a cluster of people live together and share resources. There are around seven communes now with over 2,500 people live, making it one of the world’s largest communities of physically challenged people. A community that is bonded by care and love for each other!
SEARCH (Shodhgram) – Society for Education, Action and Research in Community Health is a non-government founded in 1985 by a doctor couple, Mr. & Mrs. Bang.
Dr. Abhay  and Dr. Rani Bang are Indian social activists, researchers working in the field of community health. They have revolutionized healthcare for the poorest people in India and have overseen a program that has substantially reduced infant mortality rates in Gadchiroli district of Maharashtra, one of the most poverty-stricken areas in the world. Their Home Based Neonatal Care program is adopted Nepal, Bangladesh, Pakistan and parts of Africa.

Hemalkasa (Lok Biradari Prakalp)  – A People’s Brotherhood Program started by Dr. Prakash Baba Amte revolutionize The Madia Gond Tribe. The Madia Gond is a primitive tribe inhabiting the Dandakaranya forests in the Central Eastern part of Gadchiroli district of Maharashtra. A phenomenal race, the tribes have been in existence for centuries. However, this gentle race was completely cut-off from civilization, knowing no clothing, education or health care until Lok Biradari Prakalp was established. A comprehensive program inclusive of a Hospital, School, Hostel, Animal Arc & allied activities made this unique program now followed worldwide as a role model program.

We will also be visiting the places like Markandeya Temple, Big Log of Ballarpur & Tomb of Gond Kings in Chandrapur.

Travel Itinerary:-

Day 1: Saturday, 11th March 17
Arrival at Nagpur Railway Station at 09:30 am.
Mumbai people can opt for Vidarbha Express / Duranto Express
Mumbai people can also opt for Sewagram Express. The pickup will be from Warora.
Pune People can opt for Garib Rath Express or Buses.
Breakfast & Start our Journey to for Anandwan.
Reach Anandwan. Check in & Lunch.
Post Lunch visit various workshops.
Samadhi Darshan of Baba Amte and Sadhana Amte in the evening
Visit Dr. Vikas Amte (Depending upon the availability)

Stay Day 2 : Sunday, 12th March 17
Break Fast & Checkout
Proceed towards SEARCH (Shodhgram)
Check in. Visit project
Meet Dr. Bang (Depending upon the availability)
Dinner & Stay Day 3 : Monday, 13th March 17
Breakfast & Checkout
Proceed towards Hemalkasa
Visit Markandeya Temple on the way
Reach Hemalkasa in Afternoon
Check in & Lunch
Hemalkasa Prakalp Visit
Triveni Sangam Visit
Dinner & Stay Day 4: Tuesday, 14th March 17
Hemalkasa Amte’s Animal Arc Visit
Breakfast & Checkout
Proceed towards Nagpur
Visit Big Log, Tomb of Gond Kings on the way.
Lunch Enroute
Reach Nagpur by 06:00 pm
Tour Concludes with Happy Memories.


• Travel by private vehicle from Nagpur till Nagpur
• All Veg food (Morning BF, Meals, Evening Tea) of all days
• Dorm stay at Anandwan, SEARCH & Hemalkasa
• All permits, Entry fees
• Expertise


• Travel till Nagpur from your base city & back.
• Mineral water, Softdrinks etc.
• Anything other than above mentioned inclusions


Anandwan-Shodhgam-Hemalkasa Offbeat Tour.

Additional Information

Things to Carry:-
• Identity proof (must)
• Clothing for 4 days.
• Torch (Necessary).
• Water bottles
• Comfortable Shoes/Sandals.
• Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.
• Towel, Cap, Camera, Skarf, Toiletries etc
• Medicine those if u require usually
• Floaters.

• Some tours require your original passport or we have mentioned this information in the important notes so please ensure that you read the important information, tripXOXO will not be responsible if you miss any tour where your passport or ID is mandatory.
•  tripXOXO reserves the rights to charge 100% No show charges if guest is not turning up on time for the pick up.
• No refund for partly utilized services.
 Due to any uncontrollable circumstances i.e. (traffic conditions, vehicle breakdowns, delay by other guests, weather circumstances) if the tour gets delayed or cancelled, tripXOXO will provide alternate options if possible.
• Seating arrangement is done as per the availability & it is decided by Driver or Tour Guide.
• If in any case the guest does not show up on time and our vehicle departs from the pickup location then tripXOXO will not arrange for alternative transfer & no refund is provided for the missed tour.

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