Trek Mates India invites you Night trek to Sudhagad On 15th JAN'17 (Starting on 14th Night).
Key Information about the Night trek to Sudhagad
Date: 15th Jan 17
Type: Hill Fort
Height: 2030 Feet above MSL (Approx)
Base Village: Thakurwadi.
Located in the vicinity of Pali and endowed with about 50 acres plateau atop, Sudhagad offers a wonderful and an easy trek.
Situated at the height of about 680 meters(2030 ft), Sudhagad is well fortified by steep cliffs. Due to its qualities Sudhagad was actually proposed by Naro Mukund to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj to make it the capital of Hindavi Swaraj. Shivaji Maharaj visited Sudhagad to survey it, but he chose Raigad because of its central location.
Places to see:
Echo Point There are lots of places to visit on and around Sudhagad. On Sudhagad one can enjoy the echo’s at Echo Point.
Takamak Tok which lies nearby, was used to punish the convicted people by pushing him into the valley, but in present times it offers us a mesmerizing panoramic views.
Pant sachiva Wada is the place where one can have a night stay,
Bhorai devi’s temple- where one can take the blessings of Bhor provinces kuldaivat and
Mahadarwaja greeting you on the way to Sudhagad from Dhondse. It’s said that Sudhagad’s Mahadarwaja is an exact replica of Raigad’s Mahadarwaja.
From the top, we can have a look at the nearby other forts like Sarasgad, Korigad, Dhangad, Taila-Baila etc.
Itinerary of the event:
We will be traveling by private transportation till the base village Thakurwadi.
Reach Thakurwadi by 03:00 am
Start Trek by 03:30 am
Reach the top by 07.30 am
Rest for some time, Breakfast
Explore the Fort
Start descending by 10.30 am
Reach the base by 2.30 pm
Start the return journey by 3.30 pm
We will be back to Mumbai by 7.30 pm tentatively.
Identity proof (must)
Water (Atleast 2 Ltrs),
Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.
Camera, Cap, etc. (Optional)
Personal Care and Medicine those if you require usually.
Good trekking shoes (must)
A haversack to put in all the things to be carried. ( No sling bags/ jholas please)
Avoid wearing gold ornaments.
Traveling from Dadar to Dadar by Private Non AC Bus
Mineral Water; Beverages
Anything not mentioned in above inclusion list