Description

Tikona Fort

Tikona Fort, also renowned as Vitandgad fort, is a major hill fort in Maval region near the Lonavala. Tikona fort, literally means triangle fort, had witnessed many dynasties ruled in the Maratha region. This was the nerve centre of the many activities of entire Maval Pawna regions. The small hamlet close to the fort is Tikona peth. The fort’s mammoth entrance is a special attraction. The Tikona fort is a great trekking destination for the adventurous tourists. One can get the eye catching views of the Pawna Dam and the forts at Visapur, Tung and Lohagad. The fort encloses a lake, Satvahan caves and the temple of 'Trimbakeshwar Mahadev'. The fort was built during the Silhara dynasty. There is a temple on top of the peak. The view of the Pawna dam, Kathingad and valleys from the top is breathtaking.

 

Trek Leader – Sarfaraz.

 

Batches -

17th June 2018

24th June 2018

1st July 2018

8th July 2018

15th July 2018

22nd July 2018

29th July 2018

5th August 2018

12th August 2018

19th August 2018

26th August 2018

 

 

Monsoon Trek to Tikona Fort Details

  • Monsoon Trek to Tikona Fort Difficulty Level : Medium.
  • Base Village for Tikona Fort : Tikona peth.
  • Region : Lonavala.
  • Total time required for climbing Tikona Fort : 1 hour one way.
  • Duration : 1 Day.
  • Tikona Fort Height : 3500 ft. (approx.).
  • Cost : Rs. 1000.

 

 

Monsoon Trek to Tikona Fort Event itinerary

 

Mumbai people

Board Indrayani Express From CSMT (With ticket till Kamshet)

Time table of Indrayani Express

05.40 Mumbai CSMT

05.51 Dadar

06.14 Thane

06.35 Kalyan

07.15 Karjat

08.00 Lonavala

Local from Lonavala

08:20 Lonavala

08:35 kamshet

 

Pune people

Catch local from Pune

08:05 Pune

08:09 Shivaji Nagar

09:03 Kamshet

 

09:00 Meeting at Kamshet railway station.

09:00 Breakfast.

09:30 Journey towards Tikona peth by jeep (base village for Tikona fort).

10:30 Reach at Tikona peth.

10:45 Ascend.

12:00 Reach on top and explore.

13:30 Start descend.

14:30 Reach at base village and Lunch.

16:00 Start journey towards Kamshet railway station.

17:00 Reach at Kamshet.

 

 

Return journey options

For Mumbai people

Local for Lonavala from Kamshet

17:23 Kamshet / 17:45 Lonavala

18:18 Kamshet / 18:40 Lonavala

 

Train options from Lonavala

 17:59 Mumbai express

18:46 Intercity express

19:23 Indrayani express

 

For Pune people

Local from Kamshet

17:39

18:34

 

 

Please note

  • People may board same train from their respective stations of convenience.
  • Missing the train is missing Tikona Trek, no refund will be provided.

 

 

Cost Includes

  • 1 veg Breakfast and 1 Lunch.
  • Travel Kamshet to Kamshet by Local Jeep.
  • Trek Leader Expertise Charges.

 

 

Cost Excludes

  • Travel cost from Mumbai to Kamshet and back.
  • Travel from Pune to Kamshet and back.
  • Mineral water/lime water/ purchased for personal consumption
  • All kinds of Extra Meals / soft drinks ordered.
  • Any kind of personal expenses.
  • Any kind of cost which is not mentioned in the cost includes above.
  • All expenses incurred due to unforeseen and unavoidable circumstances like roadblocks, bad weather.
  • Any medical / Emergency evacuations if required.

 

Buy ticket here https://www.treksandtrails.org/event-timer/576-trek-to-tikona-fort

 

For Registration and Confirmation transfer Rs. 1000.00 per person in the given a/c

 

Account Name: Treks and Trails

Bank Name: Axis Bank

Account Number: 917020047534079

Branch: Churchgate – Mumbai

IfSC Code:  UTIB0000695

Account Type: Current Account

 

Once payment is done, please send an email to connect@treksandtrails.org with Transaction ID, Participant Names, email ID, WhatsApp mobile number, emergency contact number.

 

Please Call or email for any clarification:

Treks and Trails Mumbai mobile/WhatsApp - 8828746865 / 8828004949

 

Cancellation Policy

  • 50 % refund if notified via phone conversation 3 days prior to the event date.
  • No refund if the cancellation requested is less than 3 days. No show No Refund.
  • Event Tickets cannot be transferred to another date against cancellation.
  • Event Tickets cannot be transferred to another person against cancellation.

 

 

Thing to carry

  • 2/3 liters of water.
  • Some Dry fruits / Dry Snacks / Energy Bars.
  • Glucon D / ORS / Tang / Gatorade sachets.
  • Good Torch must with extra battery.
  • Trekking Shoes provide more grip and comfort on trek.
  • One Day Backpack 20 to 30 liters.
  • Rains are expected, so pack your bags accordingly to save them from getting wet.
  • Double pack your valuables / phones in plastic bags.
  • Rain wear / Poncho / Waterproof jacket etc. if you don’t want to get wet.
  • Sun Cap and Sunscreen.
  • Personal First aid and Personal Medicine.
  • Identity Proof.
  • Please wear Full sleeves and Full Track Pant this will protect from Summer Sun / Thorns / Insects / Prickles.
Photos
Rate
0 votes