Bhandar Durg :
In the year 1752, the warrior from Peshwa’s camp, Trimbak Suryaji Prabhu wrested the fort and established the Peshwa’s regime there. It was in the year 1818 that British forces led by Mc Dowell wrested the fort and gained upper hand in the region as the forces won a set of 16 other forts in the vicinity.
Brahmagiri (Trimbakgad) :
Trimbakeshwar Temple is perched on the picturesque lusting green Brahmagiri hills near Nasik in Maharashtra. River Godavari originates on this hill and flows though the Brahmagiri ranges.
Itinerary of the event:
Day 1: Saturday, 22nd Oct 16
We will be starting with the Morning CST - Kasara Fast Local (Time table given below)
We will proceed to the Trimbakeshwar Temple by Local Transport.
Breakfast on the way
Reach the Temple by 11:30 am
Post Introduction , Start Trek to Brahmagiri Top. (Rock cut steps to reach on top of Brahmagiri)
Reach the Top by 1:00 pm
Post Lunch Rest for some time
Setup the Tent.
Enjoy Sunset from the top.
Preparation for Dinner
Post Dinner Enjoy Camp Fire.
Retire for the day. (Tented Accommodation)
Day 2: Sunday, 23rd Oct 16
Wake up at 06:00 am
Enjoy Sun Rise from the top of Brahmagiri
Post Breakfast Start Trek to Bhandar Durg by 7.30 am
Reach the Top by 9am
Explore and Start Descending by 10.30 pm
Reach Base Village by 1.30 pm
Lunch at the Base Village.
Start our Return Journey by 4pm
Evening Tea/Coffee on the way
Reach Mumbai by 9-10 pm.
Identity proof (must)
Torch with Extra Batteries (must)
Good trekking shoes (must)
A bottle of water (at least 2 Ltrs)
Warm Jacket to wear in the morning,
Extra Pair of Clothes,
Sleeping Bag / Bedding,
Bunch of Newspaper,
Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.,
Sunscreen, Cap, Camera etc
Medicines & personal care stuff those if u require usually (Optional)
A haversack to put in all the things to be carried….so that one has ones hands free while trekking. Please do not carry sling bags or Jholas.
Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments.
Travelling from Kasara to Kasara by Public Transport,
Saturday Breakfast and Dinner , Sunday Breakfast and Lunch.
TMI Expertise Charges.
Lunch for Saturday,
Mineral water, Softdrinks etc.
Anything other than above mentioned inclusions
07:02 am: Byculla
07:08 am: Dadar
07:15 am: Kurla
07:19 am: Ghatkopar
07:35 am: Thane
07:47 am: Dombivali
07:54 am : Kalyan
09:11 am: Kasara