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P.E.A.K. Troops Trekkers & Travellers
Trek Rajmachi & Kondana Caves (Lonavala)

on 28th-29th Jan. 2017

Height : 3000 ft
Grade  : EASY
Type    : Hill Twin fort
Range : Lonavala

 

Rajmachi : (Udhewadi) is a small village in the rugged mountains of Sahyadri in India. The fortification at Rajmachi consists of two forts namely Shrivardhan fort and Manaranjan Fort. Rajmachi fort was a strategic fort to control Borghat(ghat between Khopoli and Khandala on (Mumbai-Pune route) which was a historical trade route.

 

Kondana Caves : in Karjat are a group of 16 Buddhist caves, located 33 km north of Lonavala records suggest that these caves were excavated sometime during the 1st century BC. The Chaitya or the prayer hall has one inscription which gives information about the donors. One can reach the cave by climbing down from the Rajmachi village. These are rock-cut Buddhist caves with a stupa, chaitya, vihara, and sculptures. It is believed that during an earthquake   the early 1900s, much of the front, floor and stupa were damaged. This left the pillars in the chaitya suspended like huge stalactites from the ceiling

 

For Mumbai Participants

Mumbai - Pune Indrayani Express schedule (Train No. 22105)

 

Station                    Time

Mumbai CST          05:40

Dadar (Central)    05:51

Thane                      06:14

Kalyan                     06:35

Karjat                      07:15

Lonavala                08:00

 

For Pune Participants

Pune-Mumbai Sinhagad Express (Train No. 11010)

 Station                    Time

Pune                         06:05

Pimpari                   06:28

Lonavala                 07:13

 

 Itinerary

 

DAY 1 –

Meeting Point  Lonavala station @ 08:15 A.M.

08:50 Will start our journey after Tea & Breakfast by Pvt. Vehicle (Non-AC)

09:50 Will reach base village udhewadi

10:30 Will start our trek to Shrivardhan after Introduction & Instructions     round

13:30 Will back to base and have our lunch 

15:00 Will visit to beautiful Udaysagar Lake & Mahadev Temple near by

18:00 Will Back for  Refreshment & rest at base village

20:00 to 21:00 Dinner Time

21:00 to 22:00  Campfire and entertainment session before light off

 

 Day 2 –

06:30 to 08:00  Wake up fresh up, refreshment & breakfast

08:00 Will start trek for  Manoranjan fort

10:30 Will back to base and  our trek to Kondana

13:30  Will reach kondana village( Base Village ) in route  will visit  Kondana caves

14:30  Will reach  karjat station by by rickshaw  have our Lunch &  trek ends with happy memories

 

Tour Fees

INR. 1,350/- Per Participants

Confirmation of names for Participation is subject to payment of non refundable advance trek fee of Rs. 500/- p.p

 

Inclusions:
2 Breakfast,  2 Lunch, 1 Dinner, 1 Evening refreshment (All Veg.)
Accommodation on dormitory/Home/Tent stay on sharing basis
Transportation charges Lonavala-Rajmachi base village by Pvt. Vehicle (Non-AC)
Transportation charges Kondiwade Village to Karjat by Rikshwa
Expertise and Guide Charges
All applicable taxes

 

Exclusions:
Anything other than above mentioned inclusions
Cold drink, Mineral Water Etc. & Private orders of Tea, breakfast Etc.
Transportation charges from Mum/Pune to Lonavala
Insurance Coverage
Medical Expanses other than 'First aid'

To book one has to transfer in below mention bank a/c 

Account Details
A/c Name                : Raj Singh
Bank Name             : AXIS BANK
Account ID              : 912010022801101
IFSC code                : UTIB0001703, AXIS BANK, YOGI NAGAR, BRANCH

 

 Note:
1) While online transfer, please provide your name in notes section.
2) Once payment is done, please send an email to peaktroops@gmail.com with transaction id, Name. Or share
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3) Registrations will be accepted STRICTLY on FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASIS and by direct contact only. 

  

 Things to Carry:

·        Blanket or sleeping bag

·        Extra Clothes and Winter Wear ( As it is chilling atmosphere in the morning)

·        Torch and extra cell / Candles and Matchbox or Lighter

·        Personal Medicines  (General Medical Kit will be available with Group)

·        Cap, goggle, sunscreen etc.

·        Towel and Soap, personal toiletries, Sanitary Kit

·        Water Bottle (2 Liter Must)

·        Dry Food (snacks)

·        Mosquito repellent cream

 

KIND ATTENTION
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.

PROHIBITED
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

WITHDRAWAL
organiser 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.

SAFETY
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.

MEDICAL DISCLAIMER

 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 physician’s advice before coming.

 

Note:-

1) If any natural calamity happens or any accident, death, illness occurred, organisers’ are not responsible for any
     loss of thing or of  human being.

2) Avoid to bring valuable things like gold or any jewellery or High value mobile phones Etc.

3) Trek/Camp leader's decision will be final and binding.

4) Organisers reserve the right to make changes or cancelled to their programs at any point of
      time without prior notification

5) Minimum 9 numbers are required for the event to take place 

6) This Trek/Camping is not a leisure trip so one needs to be prepare themselves accordingly.


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For Registrations & further inquiries feel free to contact

Regard’s

 

Raj Singh
9029148241

 

 

 

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