Welcome to Aquarius Peak Adventure.
Sandhan Valley is a beautiful valley situated in the Western Ghats near Ratangad. Also known as the Valley Of Shadows as the major portion of the valley doesnt allow the sun rays to come in. This naturally carved valley is 200 feet deep and approximately 2kms long. Located near beautiful Bhandardara region, it is also surrounded by Alang, Madan, Kulang, Kalsubai, Ratangad and Ajoba forts. Along with breathtaking sights, Sandhan Valley also offers adventure seekers a chance to rappel down patches to reach its base.
Dates: 08th - 10th January, 2016 ( Departure on the midnight of 08th January )
Height: 4100 ft
Grade: Medium with Thrilling Patches
Location: Bhandardara Region
Seats :- Only 30 Seats Available
Cost: Rs. 1600/- per person.
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Batch 7 : 8th - 10th January 2016
Batch 8 : 29th - 31st January 2016
Batch 9 : 12th - 14th January 2016
Catch the CST-Kasara train as per the timings mentioned.
10:50 pm – CST.
10:57 pm – Byculla.
11:05 pm – Dadar.
11:13 pm – Kurla.
11:18 pm – Ghatkopar.
11:34 pm – Thane.
11:57 pm – Dombivali.
12:07 am – Kalyan.
01:18 am – Kasara.
01:30 am – Depart to Samrad by a Private Vehicle
04:00 am – Reach Samrad. Proceed for some rest and breakfast.
07:00 am – Move towards the base exploring Sandhan Valley. Rappel down a few patches. Lunch mid way. (The route few small rappelling patches, the biggest one being 40-50ft approx and we have to go through water upto 4-5ft deep for approximately 30 meters on the way. This only adds to the thrill of the whole exploration.)
05:30 pm – Reach the base.
Settle at the base followed by talks, food and campfire.
End the day by a natural swimming pool under the open sky.
06:30 am – Wake Up Call. Breakfast at the base.
08:00 am – Start trekking towards Dehene.
11:00 am – Reach Dehne. Lunch in Dehene.
02:00 pm – Move towards Asangaon.
04:00 pm – Reach Asangaon Station.
07:00 pm – Reach Dadar (Tentative).
Transportation from Kasara to Asangaon
Day 1: Breakfast and Dinner.
Day 2: Breakfast and Lunch.
Camping and Rappelling Charges
Meals during travel
Lunch on Day 1
Personal expenses Insurance of any kind
Medical hospitalization, evacuation and related expenses
Any item not covered under “inclusions”
The following Sleeping Bag & Tent at extra cost.
Tent Per Person : 150 /-
Rent of 1 Sleeping Bag : Rs. 300/- (Subject to availability.)
The night is going to be cold so do come prepared if not renting a sleeping bag. We suggest a yoga mat and something to cover yourself should be good enough.
For registration kindly transfer Rs 1600/- per head in the following A/c
Account Name :- AQUARIUS OUTBOUND
Bank :- ICICI Bank
Current Ac No: 121405000133
Branch: Tilak Nagar
IFSC Code: ICIC0001214
MICR No: 400229130
For payment options, queries and registration, contact:
Note: The temperature is very low in the nights so be mentally prepared for that. We don’t want your experience to spoil if you come unprepared for the drop in temperature in the nights. Carry a sleeping bag if you have or ask us about options for renting a sleeping bag.
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