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Serenity Travellers, Monsoon Trek to Mahuli Fort on 11th August 2018
 
Short Info:
 
Type: Hill Fort
 
Grade: Easy
 
Endurance Level: Medium
 
Height: Approx. 2815 ft.
 
Base Village: Mahuli
 
 
Cost: 
600/- Per Person
 
550/-ST Members or For Group Of 5+
 
Maximum Seats: 20 
 
Trek Lead: Vishwajeet / Radhika
 
About Mahuli:
 
The creator of this fort is unknown. In 1485 this place came under rule Nijamshahi dynasty. When Shahaji Raje became the secretary of Nijamshahi, Mughals of Delhi tried to end Nijamshahi. In 1635-36, Shahaji Raje transferred himself with Jijabai and Shivaji to Mahuli. When Khan Jaman attacked the fort, Shahaji asked Portuguese for help, who refused and Shahaji surrendered. Shivaji Maharaj took this fort from Mughals on 8 Jan 1658. In 1661 it was given back and was won again by Shivaji. In treaty of Purandar, in 1665, Marathas lost these forts again. In Feb 1670, Shivaji Maharaj tried to conquer Mahuli, but failed, bcoz of an alert Manohardas Gaud, who was in charge of the fort. Thousand of Marathas were killed. Manohardas Gaud soon gave up his position and Alveerdi Beg took over. On 16 June 1670, afer two months, Moropant Pingle conqured the forts and Mahuli, Bhandargad and Palasgad became part Swarajya. Till 1817, Shivaji’s dynasty owned the fort and later by Britishers.
 
 
Itinerary:
 
Saturday 11 August 2018
 
Please Catch 06:02 am CSMT-Asangao Local 
 
CSMT: 06:02 am
 
Byculla: 06:10 am
 
Dadar: 06:20 am
 
Kurla: 06:30 am
 
Ghatkopar: 06:36 am
 
Thane: 06:57 am
 
Dombivali: 07:20 am 
 
Kalyan: 07:32 am
 
Asangao: 08:07 am
 
Meet at Asangao Railway station at 08:15 am 
 
Start journey to Mahuli Village by Private vehicle.
 
Reach Base Village Bari by 09:00 am
 
Have Breakfast at Base Village
 
Start Trek by 09:30 am
 
12:30 pm Reach Top have Lunch & Explore, Photography and Enjoy the View. 
 
Start Descending at 02:00 pm,
 
Reach Base village by 04:30 pm.
 
Start return journey to Asangao 05:00 pm
 
Take local train to mumbai,
 
Reach Mumbai by 08:00 pm tentatively
 
 
Things to be carried:
 
Rain coat or Poncho,
 
Identity proof (Must),
 
A bottle of water (Minimum 3 Ltrs),
 
Tang, Electrol, or Glucon D etc,
 
TORCH with extra batteries (compulsory),
 
 
Extra Pair of clothes
 
Camera (Optional),
 
Cap etc,
 
Medicine those if u require usually (Optional),
 
Good trekking shoes, extra pair of socks
 
 
 
Includes:
 
Travelling from Asangao to Asangao ( Local Transport )
 
Breakfast, and Evening Refreshment.
 
Serenity Travellers Expertise Charges.
 
 
Excludes:
 
Any kind of Insurance
 
Anything which is not mentioned in Includes.
 
 
For Registrations, call Team Serenity Travellers:
 
Radhika: 9022045932/7506165750
 
Vishwajeet: 7720091989/ 8369339133
 
 
if not reachable do sms or watsapp.
 
 
 
Payment:
One needs to deposit full amount in advance to book your seat into the following bank account to confirm his/her registration.
 
Account Name : Vishwajeet Jayawant Patil
 
Bank : State Bank Of India
 
Account Type : Saving.
 
Account No : 33251324300
 
IFS Code : SBIN0012926
 
Branch : Bibwewadi Branch, Pune 
 
 
Once payment is done, please send an email to serenitytravellers@gmail.com    with Transaction ID, Participant Name, Email ID, Cell Number
 
Limited seats, entry on first come first served basis.
 
Cancellation Policy:
 
Cancellation 10 days Prior to event Date: 75% will be refunded.
 
Cancellation 05 days Prior to event Date: 50% will be refunded.
 
No Refund After that.
 
 
Important Points to keep in mind:
 
1 The leader's decision will be final and binding on all members. No Arguments will be entertained.
 
2 Participants or Members are responsible for his/her own safety and baggage.
 
3 Please do not wear any jewellery.
 
4 Please do not litter, we believe in the saying, wherever you go, leave only your footprints and take back only memories.
 
5 Alcohol is strictly prohibited on the any events. Anyone found in possession of the same or consuming it will be expelled from the event. NO REFUND will be provided.
 
 
Medical Disclaimer: 
 
It is mandatory that you visit your personal physician before enrolling for the trip if you suffer from any illness of any kind and disclose the same and your medical history to the organizers of the trip so that best possible arrangements can be carried out post approval. As organizers of the trip, we will be responsible for providing basic first aid throughout the trip. In case of unexpected mishaps or accidents, we will arrange for the injured patron to be taken to the nearest medical hospital wherever possible. The medical expenses will have to be borne by the patrons themselves. 
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