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TRAVOLUTION invites you for a thrilling trek to RAJMACHI & KONDANA Caves.
Rajmachi (Udhewadi) is a small village in the rugged mountains of Sahyadri in India. The fortification at Rajmachi consists of two forts , namely Shrivardhan fort and Manaranjan Fort. Rajmachi Fort is a popular trekking destination. It is a very famous fort located near two famous hills of Maharashtra, Lonavala and Khanadala.

Historically, Rajmachi fort was a strategic fort to control Borghat(ghat between Khopoli and Khandala on Mumbai-Pune route) which was a historical trade route. Rajmachi peak has two fortified structures - the Shrivardhan fort and Manaranjan fort. Rajmachi can be reached by 2 ways, the tough route is from Kondhane village near Karjat and it involves climb-up of about 2000 feet. The other route is from Lonavala, which is almost a plain walk of about 15 km. In rainy season this region all the more beautiful with silvery water falls, streams and lust green forests and meadows.

Info:

Trek Date: 4th & 5th July(Sat, Sun)
Trek Name: Rajmachi
Fort Height: 826 meters/2,710 feet
Region :Lonavala
Grade: Medium.


Brief Itinerary:

4th July 2015, Saturday

11:30 PM- Meet Karjat Station near ticket counter.
11:45 PM- Leave for Kondhane village by Tumtum\Tempo.

5th July 2015, Sunday

12:30 am - Reach Kondhane village and rest. Stay at villager home\Temple\School( Will be arranged)
04:00 am - Wake up Call. Have breakfast.
05:00 am - Start Trekk to Rajmachi
09:30 am - Reach Top and expolre Shrivardhan and Manoranjan fort.
10:30 am - Start Ascend to Kondhane caves.
01:30 pm - Reach Kondhana Caves Explore and have lunch
03:00 pm - Start ascend to Kondhane village.
05:30 pm - Reach Kondhane village and leave for Karjat
06:30 pm - Reach Karjat railway startion.


Fees: Rs.900

Inclusions:
1. Transportation from Karjat-Kondhane-Karjat.
2. Tea after reaching,Breakfast, Lunch and evening refreshments (simple vegetarian food prepared by villagers)
3. Expertise and Guidance Charges.
4. First Aid.

Exclusions:
1.Any other charges not mentioned above.
2.Mineral water

Important things to carry :

Identity proof:
Torch.
Blanket.
Water Bottle (Atleast 3 Ltrs)
Electrol 1 pack
Extra pair of clothes
Windcheater
Medicines if required
Good Trekking/Sports shoes
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.

For Registration:

Last date of registration: 30th June 2015
For registration, kindly transfer Rs.950 in the following A/c(Compulsory)


Payee Name: Abhijit A Khadapkar
Bank Name: Standard Chartered
Account Number – 24410199217
IFSC CODE- SCBL0036067
MICR CODE- 400036019
Branch Address- Aditya Apartments, Chandavarkar Road,Borivli(W), Mumbai 400092

(After transaction kindly inform us through e-mail\SMS\WhatsApp, Your Name, transaction ID and mobile no.)

Contact Abhijit Khadapkar: +919967372491
Sanket Kulkarni : +919575018686

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