Nomad Hikers trek Harishchandragad via Nalichi Vaat.
KOKANKADA FESTIVAL SPECIAL
Date – 11th-12th February 2017
Range - Western Ghat
Height - 4681 feet
Base Village - Belpada
Difficulty Level - Difficult
Region - Malshej
Cost - 1500/-pp
About kokankada festival:
-information and history and culture of the fort
- Sahyadri Photography exhibition & sale.
- Presentation of Short films & Documentaries on Sahyadris.
- Local Folk dances & music.
- Sharing of experiences by various experience people in their respective
fields.(Photography,Climbing,Trekking,Himalayan expeditions,Sahyadri ,Safety techniques etc.)
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The Harishchandragad is quite ancient. Its origin is said to have been in 6th century, during the rule of Kalchuri dynasty.
The various caves probably have been carved out in the 11th century. In these caves are idols of Lord Vishnu. The various constructions on the fort and those existing the surrounding region point to the existence of diverse cultures herei. Marathas Took over Fort from Mughals in 1747. (It’s a dream
Trek for all the trekkers) Places to See: Taramati Peak, Kalsubai Peak, Kedareshwar cave, Kokankada(massive cliff),Naneghat,Bhairavgad etc.
Meeting point - Kalyan station
Meeting Time - 10: 00 pm (ST BUS DEPO.- KALYAN WEST)
Traveling to Belpada village
4.00 am - Reach base village & REST
5.30 am- Freshen-up & breakfast
6.30 am - Start ascending.
Lunch break while ascending,
03:00 Pm- Reach on top & Explore the fort
05:00 pm- TEA
06:30 pm- KOKANKADA FESTIVAL
09.30 pm- Dinner & camp fire
-7.00 am- wake up, call & freshen up & breakfast
8-10.00 am- Explore the fort
10.00 am - start descending
01.00 pm- reach at base village & Snacks
03.30 pm- start return journey towards Mumbai.
06:30 pm - kalyan
(Ascending Nalichi vaat and Descending Khiteshwar rout )
All the transportation charges from Kalyan to Kalyan.
2 Breakfast, 2 lunch, 1 Dinner, Tent
Guide, Expertise, equipment Charges
Not mentioned in the Include list.
*THINGS TO BE CARRIED:*
-> Identity Proof (Must)
-> A bottle of water (At least 2 Litres),
-> Torch with extra batteries (Compulsory)
-> Some ready to eat food - Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.
-> Medicine those which u require usually
-> A good Trekking Shoes, Extra pair of Socks & Clothes, Mats, Sleeping Bags, etc.
-> A haversack to put in all the things to be carried, so that one has ones hands free while walking.
-> Pleases do not carry sling bags or Jholas.
-> *please avoid wearing Gold and other Ornaments.*
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