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Hello Vibers,
We are glad to invite you for Night trek to Rajmachi (Fireflies special) on 14-15th June 2014

 

Rajmachi, located in the Lonavala region is accessible from both Karjat as well as Lonavala. The village of Udhewadi lies on the massive plateau that greets one on getting to Rajmachi. The twin forts of Srivardhan & Manoranjan grace the backdrop of the village.
 
Fireflies : Fireflies or lightning bugs make light within their bodies. This process is called bioluminescence and is shared by many other organisms, mostly sea-living or marine organisms. Fireflies light up to attract a mate. To do this, the fireflies contain specialized cells in their
abdomen that make light.

Info abt Shrivardhan and Manranjan Fort
 
Height: 3000/2700 feet above MSL
Grade: Easy
District: Pune
Region: Lonavala
Base Village: Lonavala/Kondhane 

We will be starting with CST- Khopoli with fast local (time-table as below)
Alight @ Karjat

CST : 15:25 Hrs
Byculla : 15:32 Hrs
Dadar : 15:40 Hrs
Kurla : 15:48 Hrs
Thane : 16:08 Hrs
Dombivali : 16:20 Hrs
Kalyan : 16:28 Hrs
Karjat : 17:22 hrs
  
Itinerary:

Saturday14th June 2014

17:30 Hrs: @ Karjat railway stationand Move Kondhane Village by local Transport

18:30 Hrs: Ascend to Rajmachi

Enjoy Fireflies in the Jungle

22:30 Hrs: @ Udhewadi - base village and Dinner
Post Dinner - Night Walk for Fireflies

Stay @ Village

Sunday 15th June 2014

06:00 Hrs: @ Wake up call
07:30 Hrs: @ Shrivardhan atop

Explore Shrivardhan fort

Breakfast - Tea in village

13:00 Hrs - Lunch
14:00 Hrs - Descend from Rajmachi to Kondhane
16:30 Hrs - @ Kondhane caves
17:30 Hrs - Evening Tea @ Kondhane
19:00 Hrs - @ Karjat Railway station 




Expenses:
Rs 850/- per head which includes travelling from Karjat to Karjat , breakfast, 2 veg meals and evening tea.

Here is a list of all the things that we need to carry:

1. A haversack to put in all the things to be carried. So that one has hands free while trekking.

2. A bottle of water (1.5 ltr).

3. Camera (Optional), Avoid wearing Gold and other jewelry.

4. Electoral / Energy powder, 2 Lemon, some snacks & biscuits (optional).

5. Torch with extra batteries.

6. Personal medicines

7. A good trekking shoes.

8.Bedding or sleeping bag

Payment details:

Name of Current Acc Holder        :  VIBES OUTDOORS
Bank name                                     :  ICICI
Bank account number                  :  187905500086
Bank branch name and address :  Kalyan Shivaji Chowk Branch
IFSC code for bank                       :  ICIC0001879

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Deepak  9422682020, 8080287071
Ashwin 9867250271
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Team Vibes Outdoors

 

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