Please Note: Payment of Entry Fee can be made at the entry gate to Kas Plateau.

Features of Kaas

Kas a plateau of flowers Orchids on the ground Carpet of the flowers Insectivorous plants Plants on the way of vanishing

25 Km away from Satara District H.Q. & 20 Km away from Northern part of Koyana Sanctuary. Locally called as 'Kas Pathar' or 'Plateau of Flowers'.The major portion of the plateau is Reserve Forest. Kas plateau is listed under the Protection Working Circle. Kas lake (built 100 years ago) is a perennial source of Water supply for western part of Satara city by gravity.It is a glory of satara forest division.

Elements of outstanding Universal Value Plateau is rich in its Bio-diversity. Very IMP for botanical studies and research work. Many species which are still new to the Botanical Science are observed on plateau. Many of the endemic, endangered plants are found on Plateau. Plateau will provide a potential site for future research in botanical studies. More than 850 species of flowering plants are reported. 624 species have entered in the Red Data Book. Out of these 624 sp., 39 sp. are found in Kas Region only.

It Approximates 6% of the Red data species It has become very urgent to take effective measures to protect this whole area in order to conserve the diverse, rare and endangered flora of Kas plateau. Plateau seems to change the colours after every 15- 20 days as the cycle of flowering plants progresses with the monsoon progress since June to October.

Registration For Kas Visit


 
Bank Account Details: Pay At Here:-
Bank Name :- Industrial Development Bank of India,(IDBI)
Powai Naka Branch, Satara
Account Name:- M/s. SANYUKTA VAN VYAVASTHAPAN SAMITI KAS
Address :- AT POST KAS TAL. JAOLI DIST. SATARA.
SB A/C No:- 0485104000121910
(IFSC: IBKL0000485/ MICR:415259035 )
* Please Note That- "Kas a plateau of flowers is a divine gift.
Please observe carefully, enjoy the beauty of these tiny tots and convey others also but not to hurt."

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