स्पंदन- भ्रमंती-has arranged an off beat Trek to Kohoj Fort on

Sunday, 05 August 2012

Details of the trek are as follows

Brief introduction of the fort:

Hight: 3200 Feet

Kohoj, the hill fort is situated in Palghar region. One can see this fort while traveling on Mumbai-Ahmadabad highway near Manor Naka. This fort is at about 12 kms from Wada.

We will be taking the route which starts from Waghote. This village is located on Manor-wada route at around 8 kms from Mumbai-Ahmadabad highway. One can reach to the top of Kohoj within 3 hrs from the base village. We can find the name of Kohoj in the list of those 23 forts, which were surrendered by Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj in the Purander treaty with Mughals on 11 June 1665.

Kohoj Fort Attractions:

* Temple of Lord Shankar.
* Water cisterns.
* Historical remains.
* Hanuman Temple.
* Temple of Lord Krishna.
* A man-shaped pinnacle is one of the greatest wonder of nature’s creation. This is the most attractive place on the fort.

Reporting place and Time :  Anand Talkies, Opp Thane Railway Station (East) sharp at 6.30 a.m.

Road Journey: Thane to Wada and Waghote by private vehicle

Programme details:

# 09:00 am reaching at Wada. Morning Breakfast .
# 10.00 am Reach to Waghote and start Trek
# 12.30 pm Reach on Top Lunch & fort exploration, rest
# 03.00 pm start descend for base village
# 05.30 pm Start return journey towards thane, breakfast enroute
# 08.00 Pm Thane Railway Station

Trek Contribution 330/- Per Person which includes Morning & Evening refreshments,    transport in private vehicle
Cost exclude:

# Rail fare from Origin to Thane
# Lunch and Other Expenses

Thinks to Carry:

# A haversack to carry all your requisites
# Lunch of the day
# A water bottle (Minimum 2 Ltrs)
# Ready to eat food. e. g. biscuits, plum cake, fruits etc.
# Good quality shoes / sports shoes
# Extra pair of cloths
# Rain cheater.
# Any other trekking gears you possess.

1) Please avoid wearing gold ornaments and do not carry any valuable things.
2) For payment details pls contact below given numbers.

3) Seats will be registered only against full payment of fees.

Some of our last years trek memories in form of snaps

For confirmation please contact

Kumar Gaudse: 9870577761

Kavish Sukhthankar: 9820330615

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