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Raft Building & Paddling

Raft Building & Paddling

Have you ever built your own raft? Here is your chance to acquire some unique skills and test them! You will build a raft from scratch starting with some ordinary readily available materials from a hardware store. You will learn some basic buoyancy principles so that you can calculate how much weight your raft…
Duration
4 hours
Group size
Up to 8 people
Includes
Equipment, Transportation, Drinks
Hosted in
English

What's included

Drinks
Water/Tea/Coffee
Transportation
Pickup & Drop From & To Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary
Equipment
Raft building equipment Materials to build raft, paddle equipment, lifejacket

Your host

Katrina

Katrina

Wild Otters is a wildlife conservation entrepreneurship based out of Goa, India. We are interested in various aspects of conservation biology with a particular interest in communicating conservation issues and science to the public and engaging people in participatory approaches to conservation, including habitat restoration, wildlife monitoring, and raising awareness. I have experience working as an ecologist in Africa, Asia and Australia. Atul (my co-host) and I are Full Members of the IUCN/SSC Otter Specialist Group.

Where you'll be

We will meet outside the Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary. Please arrive on time as all of us will then proceed to the WILD OTTERS field base. Our research center is in a secluded spot on the island surrounded by abundant wildlife which in itself is an experience. Once we have built the raft we will take you to the backwaters which is teaming with bird life and you might even spot an otter.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 15 and up can attend.

More tips

This activity is safe for children, as well as individuals a little afraid of water. Depth of the water ranges from about 3 to 4 feet. WE DO PROVIDE LIFE JACKETS.
Katrina
workshop
Raft Building & Paddling
New experience
£21 per person
New experience
£21 per person