Kalavantin Durg is situated on northeast side of Panvel, on Mumbai-Pune road. Can see it from express highway a V-Shaped one. The Left one is Kalwantin Durg & right side is Prabalgad.
The fort top commands an excellent view of the surroundings with Prabal in the front. Matheran, Chanderi, Shrimallang, Irshal Karnala, Manikgad, etc can be easily identified. Kalavantin durg is a adjoining hill (pinnacle) to Prabalgad.
Itinerary of the event:
Day 1: Saturday, 15th Oct 16
Meeting Point for Mumbai and Pune People: Panvel St Depot at 07:00 am
Move ahead to Base Village in next an hour or so.
Introduction, instructions and start the trek
Reach the plateau in 2 hrs.
Rest for a while.
Start Ascend towards Kalwantin.
Reach atop by 12:00 pm. Explore & Start Descend.
Back to the plateau by 01:00 pm.
After lunch descend back till 4 pm.
Start our return journey and Reach Panvel by 05:30 pm
Lunch for Saturday
Identity proof (must)
A bottle of water (atleast 2 Ltrs) Compulsory
Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.
Personal Care stuff, Medicine those if u require usually
A good trekking shoes,
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 Pavel to Panvel,
Breakfast and Evening Refreshments.
Mineral Water; Beverages; Anything not mentioned in above inclusion list