Mask Group : One day trek to Tung fort (Kathingad) on 12th June, 2016
Height: 3000 feet above sea level
Type: Hill Fort
Base village : Tungwadi
About Tung Fort:
Tung fort also known as “Kathingad” is located in the Lonavala region and offers a commanding view of the Pavna Dam. The fort was built with the intention of keeping a watch over the Bhor Ghats and the Pavna region.
In 1657, Shivaji Maharaj took hold of this fort along with other forts in the vicinity viz; Tung, Tikona, Lohgad, Visapur.
06:00am : Leave from Mumbai
09:00am : Reach base village
09:30am : Start trekking
10:30am : Reach on the Top & explore the fort
11:30am : Lunch time
12:30pm : Start descending
13:30pm : Reach base village
14:00pm : Leave for Mumbai
17:30pm : Reach Mumbai
Costing: Rs. 650/- per person
The above cost includes:
Travel by Non AC private bus from Mumbai to Tung base and back
Morning breakfast with Tea
Guide and Expertise charges
Things to Carry:
Spare set of clothes
Lunch for the day
Some dry and Ready to eat snacks
Personal Medicines (If any)
Cap, Goggles, Sunscreen (Optional)
Sports shoes / Trekking Shoes
Rucksack to carry all above items (No sling bag & Jhola)
What to Wear
Footwear: Good Trekking / Sports Shoes. Avoid running shoes and chappals. You can also carry an extra pair of kitto’s in your haversack.
Clothing: Full sleeves tee shirt and full trek pants. You can also carry an extra pair of clothes for change.
Bag: Carry one lightweight haversack to pack all your belongings. Wrap all your belongings in a plastic bag and double wrap your valuables.
What to Avoid
– Tight and restrictive clothing
– Footwear with heels
– Costly jewellery and electronic items
– Sling bag or Jhollas
– Everyone has to follow instructions of the Trek leaders & Instructors.
Things strictly Prohibited
- Plastic plates or use and throw plastic things
- Smoking and Drinking
Do let us know for further assistance
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