Age Group : 9 to 14 Years
Dates (2019) : 25 Mar to 29 Mar, 21 Apr to 25 Apr, 2 May to 6 May
Charges : Rs. 18700/- Per Person (Including GST)
Early Bird Offer : Rs. 16800/- Per Person (till 31st March) (Including GST)

Space X-Thrill - Panchgani

This Space Camp is all what you might need to get an insightful sneak-peek into astronomy beyond the visible sun, moon and the stars. This specially curated camp brings for the kids an adventure in space science and land based easy grade adventure. Space Sessions will be conducted at an observatory and a Space Centre in the vicinity of the campus which has an alliance with NASA. Sessions will be curated by internationally accredited staff. The picturesque location of this program gives a perfect setting with a clear sky and to satiate the curiosity and keep the kids charged on the program!

Camp Objectives: To understand concepts in astronomy, star gazing, aerospace training, and weather change. To learn the applications of the elements of space, rocketry, telescope, sun-scope and their functionality. Application of the concepts learnt by means of various hands-on activities.


Know Your Program

  • Activities
  • Information
  • Highlights
  • Itinerary
  • To Bring!
  • Terms & Conditions
  • Offer

Activities

Observatory and Space Museum tour

  • A/V Animation – Watch a small film on Space and life in Space.

  • Telescope Making – Understand principles of telescope and make your own telescopes for Observation.

  • Gas Rocketry - Experiment with Rocket fuel and launch rockets 20ft.

  • Air Rocketry – Prepare Model rockets and launch them up to 150ft.

  • Astro Food - Understand nutrition requirements in Space and how food is carried.

  • Create a Rover Model for Planetary Exploration and test it.

  • Sun-scope – Observe the sun, its dark spots and solar flares using safest techniques.

  • Sundial – Understand the concept of a sundial and how our ancestors told time.

  • Soda Straw Rocket – Make small and accurate paper rockets and aim at a small target.

  • Astro Agility Course – A glimpse of real Astronaut training activity.

  • Weather Station – Observe and understand the weather station and its uses.

  • Star Gazing – A mesmerizing session about mythology – stories the stars tell us.

  • Telescope Observation – Observe Stars and Planets through different types of telescopes.

  • Cave Exploration, Commando Crossing, Burma Bridge, Campfire with Music, Ladder Climbing, Zip Line, Rock Climbing, Trekking, Trust Walk, Rappelling, Treasure Hunt, Trust Games.
  • Information

    • Accommodation: Dormitories
    • Travel: Road Journey by AC Private Vehicle
    • Cost Include: Traveling, Stay, All Meals, Activities, Materials
    • Cost Doesn'tInclude: Any Personal or Medical Expenses
    • Deliverables: Self-made Rockets, Workbooks, Prizes for best air-propelled Rocket
    • Note: If Participant wish to take telescope (made by them) then they suppose to pay Rs 450/- per telescope extra

    Highlights

    • Program deliverables are Self-made Rockets & Workbooks
    • Small group size enabling personal bonding and vigilance
    • Practice of Experiential Methodology, thus creating a SAFE Environment for the child to participate and express freely
    • NO COMPETITION throughout the camp, ensuring the kids feel welcome, and do not feel pressurized emotionally or socially
    • Kids are actively involved in the decision making and day planning during the camp stays, thus enabling the kids to take charge of their program, and helping them cope with the consequences of their choice
    • Completely fun and exploration based camps, whilst giving the kids enough time to bond with fellow participants and enjoy FREE PLAY!

    Itinerary

    Day 1

    • Departure from Borivali at around 5am by Private Bus for Panchgani. On the way pick up from Andheri, Kala Nagar, Amar Mahal (Chembur), Vashi and Panvel. Have Breakfast Enroute. Reach campsite at 1 pm.
    • Orientation
    • Dormitory Allotment
    • Space Observatory Activities

    Day 2

    • Trek/ Rhythmic exercise
    • Space Observatory Activitiess
    • Bonfire & Performances

    Day 3

    • Obstacle course
    • Burma bridge & Zip line
    • Team Building Games
    • Trust Walk
    • Night Trek

    Day 4

    • Trekkinge
    • Cave Exploration
    • Rock Climbing
    • Ladder Climbing
    • Zumarring

    Day 5

    • Treasure Hunt Completion Start return Journey at 4 pm
    • Reach Borivali at 11 pm
    • On the way drop at Panvel, Vashi, Amar Mahal (Chembur), Kala Nagar & Andheri

    To Bring!

    What to Bring!

    Pair of Clothes, Small Empty Shoulder Bag, Safety Pins, Water Bottle, Handkerchiefs, Night Suit, Sport Shoes, Toiletry Pouch, Cap, Sun Screen Lotion, Diary Pen, Towel, Extra Pair of Socks, Torch, Sunglasses, Plastic Bags, Woolen Sweater


    What not to Bring!

    Expensive Jewelry, Walkman/Radio, IPod, Mobile Phone, Electronic Games, Junk Food, Snacks or Cold Drinks, Medicine (Except special medication prescribed by Doctor)

    Terms & Conditions

    Terms & Conditions

    1. Camp Cost may be subject to change in case of any change in government taxes or changes in fuel rates*
    2. Flight charges will be charged on actual at the time of registration. Facilitator from Kshitij Team will travel with participants*

    Offer

    Group Discounts

    • Group of 5 or more: 5%
    • Group of 10 or more: 10%
    • Referral Discount: Referrer will get a discount of Rs.500/- per reference. Referral discount is applicable for new references only(which have not done any event with Kshitij earlier).
    This is a sample itinerary. Kshitij reserves the right to cancel or alter any aspect of our program as a result of unforeseen circumstances, including weather, environment or health hazards. To the best of our ability, substitution of activities will be comparable to, or better than the original activity.
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