"RAC" Mystic Trek to Harishchandragad via Pachnai on 2nd & 3rd April 2016. (Leaving Friday Night 1st April).
Littel info about this trek: -
Region : Malshej ghat
District : Ahmednagar
Height : 4710 ft
Grade : Medium
Duration : 2 Days/2Nights
About the fort: -
Harishchandragad is the most beautiful fort in Ahmednagar Region and most popular trekking Destinations. The fort along with Tolar khind , Malshejghat offers a lots of Trekkers. The main attraction is the kokankada which offers a spectular view of konkan. During the Rainy season you’d be walking in the clouds on this fort.
What to see on the fort :
KEDARESHWAR CAVE - This temple is marvelous example of the fine art of carving sculptures out of stones that prevailed in ancient India. The river Mangal Ganga is said to originate from one of the tanks located close to the temple.
KONKAN KADA - A huge cliff at Harishchandragad which offers spectacular view of Konkan and also the sunset.
OTHER CAVES - There are many caves on this fort.
KEDARESHWAR CAVE: In this cave there is a Shivlinga which is surrounded by ice cold water. During rainy season this cave is not accessible as there's lot of water in the surrounding area.
TARAMATI PEAK: Also known as Taramanchi. This is the topmost point on the fort. It is the 2nd highest peak in Maharashtra. Leopards are seen in the forests beyond this peak. From here we can have a glimpse of the whole range of Naneghat and the forts near Murbad.
Full Itinerary of this trek: -
Day 1st Friday: -
Catch 8:52 PM CST- Kasara local.
08:52 PM CST
09:06 PM Dadar
09:13 PM Kurla
09:17 PM Ghatkopar
09:33 PM Thane
09:54 PM Kalyan
11:05 PM Kasara
23:10 pm Report at Kasara station.
23:20 pm Leave for Pachnai (base village)
02:30 am Reach pachnai & rest till morning.
Day 2 Saturday
06:00 am Breakfast & Ganeral instruction
06:30 am starts Trek
10:00 am Reach on top of Harishchandragad. Explore, Rest & Lunch. (Lunch to be carried)
14:00 pm Visit to Kokan Kada & taramati peak, Explore Photography & back to cave. Dinner & Night Stay in The cave near Temple.
Day 3 Sunday
06:00 am Wake up & Breakfast
07:00 am Start Descending Harishchandragad (Descending via tolarkhid)
12:00 pm Reach Khireshwar Villages & have lunch
13:00 pm Leave for Khubi Phata & Proceed towards Kalyan
16:00 pm Disperse at Kalyan ST Stand.
Fees: - 1300/-
You need to deposit advance 800/- to book your seat.
you not book in advance, your seat is not confirm.
100/- Extra charges if paid on the spot.
Travelling from Kasara Raju to Kalyan
2 Breakfast (Saturday & Sunday)
1 Veg Lunch (Sunday)
1 Veg Dinner (Saturday)
Guide & administration charges of "Raigad Adventure Club".
Any personal expenses to come @Kalyan.
Any other charges not mentioned above.
Things to be carry:-
Packed lunch for Saturday.
At least 3 litter of drinking water.
Photo ID card.
Good trekking or sport shoes.
Some ready to eat food (palm cakes, biscuits).
Cap, camera, mobiles phones, shocks, extra pairs of cloths. (if required)
Electrol, enerzol or any energy drinks.
Any personal medicine.
Mobile no. 7276871749 (if call not answered pin on whatsaap).
Email-id: - suhasp95@gmail
Before call please note:-
Read the event itinerary at least once.
Expected batch size is minimum 10. We don’t provide current bookings information till the bookings are closed.
All our treks are gender friendly and we had 30-40% female participants in all of our earlier event.
Beginners are also able to do this trek.
First come first serve basis of booking.
Send your money in following account
Name: - Suhas Patil
Bank name: - IDBI bank, Rasayani branch
A/c. no. 0784104000033673
IFSC code: - IBKL0000784
Please book your seat before 31st march, last date of booking is 31st march or till last seat booked.