Description

Bhivgad fort and Waterfall-

 

Type: Hill fort

Height: 825 Feet above MSL (Approx)

Grade: Easy

Base Village: Vadap

 

Bhivgad fort also known as Bheemgad is in Raigad District- Maharashtra. The rock cut steps while ascending depicts the ancientness of the fort. We reach a dug out cave after climbing these steps. There are no remains on the fort apart from 2 water tanks cut in stone which have potable water till January. It takes around 30 minutes to visit the entire fort. Vadap is the base village which is Birthplace of Nanasaheb Peshawa. There is also a beautiful waterfall that is worth visiting in the monsoon.

 

Itinerary-

Saturday 25 Aug’18

  • Meeting Point: Karjat Railway Station at 08:00 am

Mumbai participants- Catch Karjat local starting CSMT @ 6:10 am/ Dadar @ 6:24 am/ Thane @ 6:49 am/ Kalyan @ 7:13 am

Pune participants- Catch Sinhagad Express @ 06.05 am

  •  Breakfast and then leave to base village by private transport
  • Reach base village by 9:00 am, round of Introductions and Briefing on Rules and Regulations
  • Start trek to Bhvgad fort & Reach top by 10:30 am
  • Explore the fort & start descending by 11:30 pm
  • Enjoy beautiful waterfall on route and have Lunch
  • Reach base village & then travel to Karjat station
  • Reach Karjat station by 3:00 pm (Tentatively)

 

Event Cost-

Rs. 500/- (Rs. Five Hundred only) per person

 

Includes-

  • Transport- Karjat to base village & back
  • B’fast and evening refreshment
  • NB Expertise Charges 

 

Excludes-

  • Lunch for the day
  • Bottled water/ Cold drinks
  • Personal / Accident insurance
  • Anything other than above mentioned in inclusions 

 

Things to carry-

  • Lunch for the day
  • At least 2 Litres of water
  • A haversack to put in everything to be carried for the trek
  • Extra set of clothes, Towel / Napkin, Cap
  • Camera, something to munch on (Optional)
  • Personal medicines required if any
  • Identity Proof 

 

Registration-

 

For Registration, Contact – 99306 91186/ 91679 66042/ 98200 20261/ 98695 09488

Event link- http://nisargabhraman.org/2018/08/13/one-day-trek-to-bhivgad-fort-waterfall-25-aug18/

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Regards

 

Team NB-