Height : 2600 ft.
Awesomeness : Exceptional, at least in the rains
Difficulty : Medium
Endurance : High
Region : Karjat
Trek Route : Bhivpuri Road -> Garbett Plateau -> Garbett Point (Matheran) -> Neral
Garbett point is located on South-west side of Matheran with grand view of the plateau. The climate of Matheran is very cool. The most unforgettable things about Matheran are deep forest and the waterfalls nearby, especially in rainy season. The beauty of the hill station gets doubled in monsoon. Matheran is truly 'The Best Hill Station in Maharashtra. Matheran is most splendid hill station in Maharashtra; it covers an area of 8 square kilometers in Sahyadris. This lovely spot was discovered in 1850 by Hugh Poyntz Malet, the collector of Thane district. We enter Matheran through the Garbett point and then traverse across Matheran to reach Dastoori from where we cab it down to Neral station.
Meeting point: Sunday 18 Sep. 2016: Bhivpuri Station @ 07:55 AM
Note: Please buy Ticket up to Karjat (Return)
Suggested Local Schedule
Mumbai CST 6:10 AM
Dadar 6:24 AM
Kurla 6:31 AM
Ghatkopar 6:35 AM
Thane 6:50 AM
Dombivli 7:02 AM
Kalyan 7:10 AM
Bhivpuri 7:51 AM
Brief itinerary: (Tentative)
Have Breakfast at Bhivpuri Road
8:30 am : Start the Trek after Brief Introduction
9:30 am : Reach Diksal Waterfall and Enjoy
2:00 pm : Reach Garbett Plateau and Have Lunch, Enjoy and Explore
5:15 pm : Reach Dasturi Taxi Stand
5:40 pm : Reach Neral Station by trek concludes after Tea/Snacks.
Trek Fees: INR 450/- (Per Participants)
For P.E.A.K. Troops Members Trek Fess : INR 350/- (Per Participants)
To book one has to transfer/deposit non-refundable amount of Rs. 200/- in below mention bank a/c
A/c Name : Raj Singh
Bank Name : AXIS BANK
Account ID : 912010022801101
IFSC code : UTIB0001703, AXIS BANK, YOGI NAGAR, BRANCH
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2) Once payment is done, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with transaction id, Name. Or share screen shot on
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3) Registrations will be accepted STRICTLY on FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASIS and by direct contact only.
Food: Breakfast & Evening Tea / Coffee with snacks
Transportation Charges from Dasturi (Matheran) to Neral Station
Expertise and Guide Charges
Cold drink, Mineral water Etc.
Private orders of tea, breakfast Etc.
Personal expenditure of any kind
Medical Expanses other than 'First aid'
Travelling Expanses (Mumbai to Mumbai)
Any personal expenses such as soft drinks, Water Bottles etc.
Anything other than above mentioned inclusion
Things to Carry :
2 Liters of Water
Haversack or Backpack (No sling bags)
A Good pair of Hiking shoes (Running Sports shoes doesn’t provide enough grip please get a shoes with proper grip)
Enerzyl Powder or Glucon D powder
Snacks & Biscuits
Personal Medicines (General medicines will be available with group leads)
Extra Pair of Clothes
Clean napkin or small towel
Rain coat/ Poncho/ Wind cheater
Cap, sunglasses, scarf
Monsoon Safety Measures
Keep clothes, money, camera, phone etc. in polythenes while packing
Wear shoes with good grips
Use repellents to keep bugs away
please notes that this is an environment friendly outing. Do not litter any wrappers (please take it back to your home for disposal) or spoil the place in any way.
Alcohol, drugs or narcotics, firearms and gambling on the Trek, smoking, entry to the area set aside for use by the opposite sex, offensive behavior which may lead to expulsion from the Trek
organizer have reserves the right to withdraw and or make any alterations that they may deem advisable for the convenience and the best interests of tour.
Extensive and painstaking preparations have gone into planning of this tour for your safety. While every care has been taken to ensure safety, organizers cannot be held responsible for any accident, illness and such other unforeseen eventualities.
It is most essential to be fit and fine before heading for tour. While planning your trip, it is preferable to have a medical fitness check up done. If suffering from any kind of allergy or ailment, do carry proper prescribed medicines to prevent serious health problem including heatstroke, sever headache, cough, dehydration and hypothermia. Participants suffering from chronic conditions like asthma, bronchitis, blood pressure, migraine, diabetes etc. should seek their physicians advice before coming.
1) If any natural calamity happens or any accident, death, illness occurred, organizers’ are not responsible for any loss of thing or of human being.
2) Don't bring valuable things like gold or any jewelry or High value mobile phones etc.
3) No shorts allowed while trekking
4) Avoid perfumes and other scents while trekking
4) Organizers reserve the right to make changes or cancelled to their programs at any point of time
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