Amateur Radio Convention and Conference Samity (ARCCS VU2GIN), and its ARES Scout Group and RadioJove & Astronomy (VIPNET) Club.

POTA DX-Pedition
Special Call Sign AU2TON

at Tonglu, Singhalila National Park, Darjeeling District, West Bengal.
Height 3070 m, Grid NL47ba, Lat: 27.033463, Long: 88.089828

From 02.06.2022 to 07.06.2022 Successfully Accomplished!

A 6D5N summit of POTA DXing, Star Gazing, Trekking & Workshops

ARCCS POTA DX-Pedition 2021 was 6 days 5 nights (including travel time) amateur radio expedition to Tonglu, which is one of the higher peaks of the Singalila Ridge and a small settlement inside the Singalila National Park Jungle, a World Heritage BioSphere Reserve, in the Darjeeling subdivision, Darjeeling district in the state of West Bengal. The height of the ridge is 3070 m above the mean sea level. This was the amateur radio activation of Singalila National Park on Parks On The Air (POTA)

Dates: 02 - 07 June 2022, 6 Days 5 Nights (Including travel time).

Subsidized Delegate Fee was ₹6,500/- (taxes extra) per person, which included:
1. Return Train Ticket - Sealdah - New Jalpaiguri - Sealdah (Sleeper Class),
2. Return Sumo Fare - New Jalpaiguri - Manebhanjan - New Jalpaiguri,
3. Return Land Rover Fare - Manebhanjan - Tonglu - Manebhanjan,
4. All Boarding & Lodging at Tonglu Top (Raju's Homestay - 3 - 5 June 2022.
5. Guide Fee for trecking to Tumling and Dhotrey.
6. All Entry Fees.

Pick-up & Drop-off point: ARCCS Location

[Details of all activities in the SCHEDULE tab]

Highlights of DX-Pedition

Photos of DX-Pedition

List of Tonglu DXPlorers:

Amateur Radio Operators:
1. Mohammad Ariff - VU2HRF
2. Ayesha Nuzba - VU2ZRF
3. Mohammad Faisal Mallick - VU3MFM
4. Ramsha Tuba - VU3RTY
5. Syed Md Imran Niaz - VU3CCU
6. Nazia Ahmed - VU3OUG
7. Sarfaraz Ahmed Khan - VU3MYZ

Short Wave Listeners:
8. Sk. Atif Ali - SWL
9. Mehrunnessa Rahman - SWL
10. Subrata Paul -SWL
11. Haris Daniyel - SWL
12. Zunaisha - SWL

Event Convener: Mr. Mohammad Ariff, Call Sign: VU2HRF [9088888894,];
Co-ordinator: Ms. Zenellis Ramsha Tuba, Call Sign: VU3RTY [8697469933,];
Tour Manager: Mr. Subrata Paul, Call Sign: 57KPI103 [9064903393,];

Call Sign: VU2GIN,
Tel: 033 46046046, 46011099