Hills and Highways:
Event 10: Trek to Kohoj - 18.09.2016 @ (Dadar TT, Pritam Hotel)
Kohoj, the hill fort is situated in Palghar region. One can see this fort while traveling on Mumbai-Ahmadabad highway near Manor Naka. This fort is at about 12 kms from Wada.
We will be taking the route which starts from Waghote. This village is located on Manor-wada route at around 8 kms from Mumbai-Ahmadabad highway. One can reach to the top of Kohoj within 3 hrs from the base village. We can find the name of Kohoj in the list of those 23 forts, which were surrendered by Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj in the Purander treaty with Mughals on 11 June 1665.
Some Attraction of the Fort
1. Temple of Lord Shankar.
2. Water cisterns.
3. Historical remains.
4. Hanuman Temple.
5. Temple of Lord Krishna.
6. A man-shaped pinnacle is one of the greatest wonder of nature’s creation. This is the most attractive place on the fort.
Endurance Level: Low
Duration of the trek: One day
Food Arrangement: Breakfast and Evening Tea will be provided by Hills and highways
Transport: Private Vehicle(Dadar - Base Village - Kohoj)
Height : 923 Mtr approx.
Base Village: Wada
06.30 Hrs:- Meeting Pont @ Dadar TT
06.45 Hrs:- Depart for Manor
09.30 Hrs:- Will reach at Base Village
Before Reaching Base village, we will have our breakfast
9.45 Hrs:- We will Start Trek for Kohoj
12.00 Hrs:- Reach at Top of Kohoj
12.00 Hrs to 14.00 Hrs - Exploration of Fort, Photo session, Rest and Lunch
14.00 Hrs :- Start Descending
16.00 Hrs :- Reach at Base of Fort
16.30 Hrs :- Return Journey to Mumbai
20.00 Hrs :- Will reach Mumbai (Tentative)
Trek End with lots of memories
Cost Include: Transportation from Dadar – Kohoj – Dadar by Private Bus (NON AC), Breakfast and Evening Tea
Things To Carry:-
A Water Bottle (~2 Ltrs) (a must), Good shoes, Goggles, Camera, Cell Phone, Binoculars (Optional), LUNCH for Trek, Some ready to eat food (Plum cakes, Biscuits etc), Extra Pair Cloths, Rain Cheater, Personal basic medical kit (Containing an antiseptic, few bandages, personal medications if any, Antibiotics for stomach infection).
A haversack to put all these things.
Note: No Drinking - No smoking, Try to wear track pant(Full) bcus it will protect you from insects bites.
It's an adventure activity not a picnic ..........don't forget that.
Booking and Cost: INR 900/-
For confirmation please transfer INR 500/- as per below account details and rest at the time of Trek.
Last date of registration 16.09.2016 till 6.00PM
· NEFT: Vishal Rajendra Budhavalekar, State Bank Of India A/c No.: 32533282254 IFSC Code: SBIN0001429 Branch: Ranade Road, Dadar (W)
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