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Event Name: ATC Trek to Visapur Fort

Event Date & Duration: 18 June 2017, Sunday - 07:00 to 21:00

Event Fees: INR 1,000/- per person - Inclusions: Travelling (By Private Transport) Mumbai to Mumbai, Breakfast, Evening Tea; Guidance & Expertise

Last date of Registration: 15 June 2017.



Pickup Point: Dadar

Trek Type: Hill Fort

Height: 3556 Feet

Grade: Medium



About fort - 

Visapur Fort is larger and at a higher elevation than its twin fort - Lohgad. Within the fort are caves, cisterns of water, a decorated arch and old houses. These two roofless buildings surrounded by outer or veranda walls said to have once been Government offices. The ruins of a large stone-built house are known as the Peshwa's palace. In addition to a huge carving of Hanumanthere are also several temple dedicated to him scattered all over the place. Hanuman (or Maruti) was likely the patron deity of Visapur fort.

Highlights of Trek/Fort: Big Plateau of Fort, Fantastic view of Lohagad, Tung, Tikona & Pawna Dam, Lord Hanuman Idols, Lakes.

 

06:30 - Pickup at Dadar station and proceed to Malawali

10:30 - Reaching Malawali (Break-fast on the way)

11:00 - Visit to Bhaje Caves

12:00 - Start ascending to Fort (Gaymukh Khind Route)

13:30 - Reaching on Fort & Having Lunch

14:00 - Exploring Fort

15:30 - Start descending from the fort (Patan Route)

17:30 - Reaching Patan

18:30 - Start return journey to Mumbai.

(The above schedule is just to give idea of trek and can be flexible.)

 

Enquiry and bookings - 

Swapnil - 9773272877 / 9322267207

 

Manini - 8976396026 / 9145678781

 

Thanks & Regards,

Team ATC

 

 

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