The Route which connects Pune to the South Maharashtra.
Both, Katraj Tunnel and Sinhgad are connected by a single mountain range of Sahyadri Mountains. This range of around 17 hills has become very famous in Pune for Trekking due to various features.
The views of Pune City and the Lights, Millions of Stars, the up trail which goes up and down. All these things make one test the stamina, patience and endurance. Which makes the trek, a perfect one to start off the trekking, and for this reason the Trek has become one of the favorites amongst the Trekkers.
A very famous fort near Pune. The fort has been very important in the History of Pune for various reasons. There are many Historical incidents are related to the fort, Tanaji Malusare’s death in 1670, while fighting for the Fort to be taken from Surybhan, being one of the major incidents.
Itinerary of the event:
Day 1: Saturday, 21st Jan 17
Meeting Point: Swargate Bus Depot , Pune at 7:00 pm.
Travel to Katraj Tunnel by public transport
Reach Base and Start The Trek After Introduction at 8:00pm.
Take halt in between on open plateau for dinner.
Day 2: Sunday, 22nd Jan 17
Reach Sinhagad Fort Around 6:00 / 7:00 am
Rest for sometime.
Post Breakfast , Start return journey toward Swargate Bus Depot.
Reach Swargate by 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Catch Bus / Train for Return Journey.
Reach Mumbai by 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Identity proof (must)
Dinner for Saturday.
A bottle of water (atleast 2 Ltrs),
Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.
Camera, Cap, etc. (Optional)
Torch with extra Batteries
Sleeping Bag or Proper Bedding
Medicine those if u require usually
A good trekking shoes, extra pair of socks
A haversack to put in all the things to be carried, so that one has ones hands free while trekking. Pleases do not carry sling bags or Jholas.
Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments.
Travelling from Swargate to Swargate by Public Transport
Sunday Breakfast and Tea
Mineral water, Softdrinks etc.
Anything other than above mentioned inclusions