One Day Trek To Vishramgad (Patta Fort) on 16th September 2017
Information About Fort
Type: Hill Fort
Height : 4562 feet
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
Start Trek 11:30 am
Reach Top around 12:30 pm
Explore the Fort, Lunch
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
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.
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