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Dear All Adventure Lovers,
 
We at SMALL-STEPS Group, glad to invites you ALL for every persons/ trekkers Dream Trek to kalavantin durg on 22th Feb 2015
 
Little Info About The Fort


Type:
 Hill Fort
Height: 2330 Feet above MSL (Approx)
Grade: Medium
Base Village: Thakurwadi
Region: Panvel 


Kalavantin Durg is situated on northeast side of Panvel, on Mumbai-Pune road. One Can see it from express highway a V-Shaped one. The Left one is Kalwantin Durg & right side is Prabalgad.
 
One reason for people taking interest in the Taj Mahal is romanticism associated with the monument but Kalavantin Durg is another fort in India that is supposed to have been built for a queen. It is 2,330 ft high but no one knows much about its history.

Kalavantin Durg is believed to have been built during the time of Buddha or in or around 500 BC for a queen named Kalavantin

The fort can be found near Mumbai in the Western Ghats which are also called Sahyadri Mountains. It is often visited by tourists (usually local and native) and is also visible from the Mumbai-Pune Express Highway and lies opposite to Prabalgad.

The tentative itinerary for the Event is as given below:

Meeting Point: Panvel railway station by 7.15 am.

  •  Leave by 7.35 from Panvel station by Private Transport
  • Introduction, instructions and start the trek
  • 9.15 am : Brekfast and Tea at base of fort
  • 11.30 am : Fort exploration
  • 1.30 pm :   Lunch
  • 3.00 pm :  Start descend
  • 5.00 pm :   Reach Base Village
  • Evening Tea/Coffee at Base or Panvel

We will be back to Panvel Station before 7pm tentatively.

The cost for the trek is Rs 400/- per head.
It includes traveling from Panvel to Panvel by Private transport, Breakfast, Lunch & Evening Tea and expertise charges if any. 

Things to carry:
Water 1-2 litre (Compulsory)
ID proof
Camera, Cap, etc. (Optional)
Some ready to eat food like Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.
Medicine if u requires those usually.
A haversack to put in all the things to be carried....so that one has ones hands free while trekking.(Please do not carry sling bags or Jholas.)
Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments.


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Pl refer our Last Trek Photos to Kalavantin Durg

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