Duke’s Nose, also known as #Nagphani is a cliff at Khandala near Lonavala. The cliff is pointed like a snake’s pointed head portion (hood) and hence the name. A simple trek to reach the summit is from the southern approach. The #trekker is rewarded with #amazing views of the Mumbai-Pune road and rail corridors, as well as great views of #Khandala and the surrounding #Sahyadri peaks.

20:30 - Get into Dadar-#Chennai Express starting at 20:30 (#Kalyan-21:05). We will travel in General Class. Participants from #Pune can travel by 9pm local train or bus.
23:00 - Reach #Lonavla. This is the final meeting point. Move towards base village in a Jeep.
23:30 - Reach base village. Have #dinner and Introduction

00:30 - Start #trekking towards Duke’s nose
02:00 - Reach Top and settle down. Enjoy the breeze of Duke’s nose. 
07:00 - Enjoy the surroundings and #sunrise
08:00 - Have #breakfast
08:30 - Start descending before it gets too hot
10:00 - Reach base village. Have some tea/refreshments and move to Lonavala station
10:30 - Get into the next train to #Mumbai (11042 - Mumbai Express) or local train to Pune
13:00 - Reach #Dadar (tentatively)

Fees: Rs.600 (to be paid in advance)

1. Transportation from Lonavala to base village and back in a Jeep
2. Dinner and Breakfast (simple vegetarian food only)
3. Expertise and Guidance Charges

- Tickets till Lonavla
- Any other charges not mentioned above

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Things to be carried:
 - Medical and consent form -
 - 2 liter water (preferably in personal PET bottles)
 - A torch
 - Good trekking shoes or sport shoes
 - Your own sleeping bag or blanket
 - We appreciate people carrying juice packets and fruits like pears, pomegranate, dates etc.

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