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One Day Trek To Vishramgad (Patta Fort) on 16th September 2017

Information About Fort

Type: Hill Fort
Grade: Easy
Height : 4562 feet
Region: Nashik
Base Village :PattaWadi
Mode of Transport : Private jeeps from Kasara 

The range of Sahyadri ,starting from Igatpuri is also recognized as the range of Kalsubai. Towards the western side of this range we can find forts like 
Alang ,Madan and the Kalsubai peak. Towards the eastern side of this range the forts like Aundh ,Bitangad , Aad and Patta are situated.

There are two different routes which can lead us to the fort. One route starts from Pattawadi, which is the base village of this fort. This route is 
very easy and we can reach to the top early, as Pattawadi is itself situated on the plateau.

The other route to this fort is from the Ninavi village.

The Maratha army, under the leadership of Moropantpingle had conquered this fort in the year 1671 from Moghuls.The top of this fort is actually a huge 
plateau. The forts like Alang ,Madan , Kulang , Trimbak gad and Kalsubai peak are in the vicinity of Patta. From Patta fort one can keep watch on this
completeregion.ChatrapatiShivajiMaharaj has renamed this fort as Vishramgad.

In the year 1688 Matabarkhan had re conquered this fort.

The itinerary for the event will be as follows:

16th September 2017 Saturday

We will be leaving by Kasara Local.
Mumbai CST   –      06:55 am
Byculla                    07:02 am

Dadar                       07:08 am
Kurla                        07:15 am
Ghatkopar               07:19 am
Thane                      07:35 am
Dombivli                  07:47 am
Kalyan                     07:54 am
Titwala                     08:08 am
Asangaon –              08:31am
Kasara –                   09:08 am


Meeting at :kasara Station 09:15 AM

Breakfast & Dept to Base Villages
Reach base village around 11.30 am
Introduction Round
Start Trek 11:30 am
Reach Top around 12:30 pm
Explore the Fort, Lunch
Descend 
Reach Base village 
Back to kasara station around 04:00 pm
Reach Mumbai 06:00 pm

The cost for the tour will be INR 800/- per head, which includes :
Transport from kasara station to base village and back in private vehicle,morning Tea Breakfast, Guide Charges.

Deposit full Amount in following A/C……
Bank of Maharashtra 
Name – Michael D’souza
A/C - Saving Account no : 68016753951
IFSC Code - MAHB0001825 
Branch - Naigaon (East) 01825

Things to be carried 

Lunch for the day
Windcheater
A water bottle (2 ltrs)
Torch with extra set of battery (a must)
Camera, Cell phone, Binoculars (optional )
Towel, a napkin, Extra pairs of clothes
Some ready to eat food, plum cakes, biscuits, etc…
A good tracking shoes, Extra pair of shocks
A haversack to put all things to be carried… so that one has one hand free
Doubles pack your valuables in your plastic bags
Medicine those if you require usually
Please avoid wearing gold and other ornament

Cancellation and Refund:
1. If cancellation done prior to 15 days of outing 75% will be refunded.
2. If done prior to 10 days of outing 50% will be refunded
3. After that no refund will be provided.

 

For Registrations Mail us at : pearltrekandtours@gmail.com
or call on : 
MICHAEL D’SOUZA : 9833435293/ 9637847374

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