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One day monsoon Trek to Visapur fort near Lonavla on Sunday 21st August

Visapur Fort is one of the most enjoyable treks in Maharashtra, it is located near the town of malavalli which is 3km from lonavalla and 60 km from pune, it lies just off the pune-mumbai expressway. 

There are 2 forts( visapur and lohegad) in malavalli and an ancient cave( bhaja caves).

Visapur fort is much larger, higher and less accessible compared to the Lohegad fort, this is the reason why much fewer people trek to Visapur. Visapur fort is approximately 1084 meters above sea level.

Meeting point: Malavli Railway Station @9.10 AM. (Malavi is first station on Lonawala-Pune local)

 

For Mumbai Participants: 

Rout: Mumbai--> Lonavala--> Malavi-->Lohagadwadi (base village)--> Visapur fort

How to reach Malavli: 

Reach Lonavala by train & catch Lonavala-Pune Local. Malavi is first stop  by Lonawala - Pune local

Train Timings: Indrayani Express @ 5:40AM from CST Arrives @Lonavala @ 8AM. Lonavala-Pune Local @ 8:20AM from Lonavala

Arrives at Malavli at 8:30AM

 

For Pune Participants: 

Rout: Pune--> Malavli--> Lohagadwadi (base village)--> Visapur fort

Reach Malavli by Pune-Lonawala local. 

Local Timings: Pune-Lonavala Local @8:05 AM from Pune Station.

Arrives at Malavli at 9:10 AM

 

Itinerary: Meeting at Malavli Railway station @9.10 AM, 

9:15AM: Introduction and breakfast.

10:00AM: Trek starts   

12.30AM: Reach the top. Explore the fort and rest. Approx. 2 hours. 

2.30PM: Start descend. 

4.00 PM: Reach the base village and have lunch. 

6.00PM: Reach Malavli station.  trek ends.

 

Fees: Rs.400 

Inclusions:

 - Travel to and from Lonavala to base village.

 - Breakfast and tea

 - Expertise charge

 

 Exclusions:

 - Any other charges not mentioned in ‘inclusions’

- Lunch for the day

 

Things to carry:

- Min 2 liter water

- Lunch for the day

- Good trekking shoes or sport shoes

- Towel / Napkin

- Plastic bags to protect mobile, wallet etc from rains.

- Rain protective gear

- Caps / Hats / Sunglasses (optional)

- A good backpack to accommodate the above.

- Glucone d powder, snacks,biscuits

 Rules:

Smoking and drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited. Trek leader’s decision will be final and binding.

TrekkingSpiders reserves all the right to change/deviate/cancel the plans without prior notice.

 

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Email: trekkingspiders@gmail.com

 

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