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
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 Hanuman, there 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,