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TAT- Night trek to highest peak of Maharashtra "Kalsubai" & "Bhandardara Backwater" on 18th & 19th April 2015.

Little info about this trek:-

Type: - Hill fort

Fort range: - Kalsubai 

Grade: - Medium

Fees: - 900/-

Kalsubai Peak (Marathi: कळसूबाईशिखर)is the highest peak (1646 meters) of the Sahyadris on the border of Igatpuri Taluka, Nashik district and Akole Taluka, of Ahmednagar district of

Maharashtra, an Indian state.

'Kalsubai' temple is located at the topmost peak of Sahyadri mountain range of Maharastra. At the summit there is a small flatportion with a small temple of Kalsubai, a local deity. A traditional prayer (pooja) service is held every Tuesday and Thursday by a local priest. Local villagers sell the pooja materials almost all year long, while sending their cows for grazing. On

Navratri occasions many stalls are set up near the summit for the pooja materials. During the

Navratri period, for all nine days, special poojas are carried out and idol is fully decorated. Special Mela (fair) is organized forNavratri. Local guides often accompany climbers to the summit.

Itinerary for this trek:-

We will be leaving by Second Last Kasara Fast Local on 18th April 2015

Time Table -

  • 10:50 pm :CST
  • 10:57 pm: Byculla
  • 11:04 pm: Dadar
  • 11:12 pm: Kurla
  • 11:17 pm: Ghatkopar
  • 11:27 pm: Mulund
  • 11:31 pm: Thane
  • 11:54 pm: Dombivali
  • 00:03 am: Kalyan
  • 01:18 am: Kasara
  • 01:30 am meeting @Kasara station, move towards base village bari by private vehicle.
  • 02:30 am reach bari and start our trek to Kalsubai summit.
  • 06:00 am reach atop see the sunrise, photography, tea & breakfast, take rest for sometime.
  • 08:00 am start descend to base village.
  • 11:00 am reach base and we will go to see bhandardara backwater. (Lunch on the way in hotel or dhaba or villagers home)
  • 01:00 pm reach bhandardara dam, photoghaphy 
  • 02:00 pm start journey to Mumbai 
  • 3:30 reach Kasara railway station and take a local to Mumbai

Reach Mumbai approximately 06:00 pm (1 or 2 hours +-)

Fees:- 900/-

You need to pay 500/- in advance to book your seat. ( non refundable if u cancel this trek)

Includes: -

  1. Transportation from kasara to base village by private vehicle.
  2. Morning breakfast & tea.
  3. Lunch for Sunday, evening refreshment
  4. Travelling from base village to kasara.
  5. Guide & expertise charges.

Excludes: -

  1. Train tickets to kasara
  2. Any personal expenses
  3. Any other charges not mentioned above.

Things to be carry: -

  1. Train tickets till Kasara return.
  2. 3 litter water compulsory.
  3. Good trekking or sport shoes,
  4. Torch with extra batteries.
  5. Some ready to eat food (palm cakes, biscuits etc.)
  6. Cap, shocks, extra pairs of cloth, camera, mobiles (if required)
  7. Any personal medicine.

Send your money to following account.

Name: - SUHAS PATIL

Bank: - IDBI bank, Mohopada Branch

A/c no. 0784104000033673

IFSC code: - IBKL 0000784

Please book your seat before 9th April, after that 100/- extra charge. Limited seats available.

Please contact for further inquiry & payment.

E-mail: - adventuretrekkers1@gmail.com

Mobile no.: - 7276871749 (aslo available on whatsaap, if call not answered put an msg.)

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