TREK TO TIKONA FORT On 19 June 2016 –Bhatkanti maharashtrachi
Height: 3400 ft
Type: Hill Fort
Difficulty Grade: Easy
Trek Duration: 1 Day
Base Village: Tikona Peth
ABOUT TIKONA FORT:
Tikona also known as Vitandgad) is the dominant hill fort in Maval in western India. It is located near Kamshet around 60 km from Pune. The village nearest to the fort is called Tikona-Peth. The 3500 ft high hill is pyramidal in shape and the name Tikona means "triangle".
The fort is a trekking destination noted for the large doors, the temple of 'Trimbakeshwar Mahadev', a water tanks (seven water tanks) and some Satvahan caves. Trek organisers also commend the views of Pawna dam and the nearby forts of Tung, Lohagad and Visapur. There is Pawana lake at the summit.
Sunday 19 June 2016
Start the journey with Indrayani express.
Train Timings: - Indrayani Express
CST – 5:40 am | Dadar – 5.51 am | Thane – 6.14 am |Kalyan – 6.35 am |Lonavla – 8.00 am
(Please make sure you reach 45 mins early to your respected boarding station, as there might be long queues for the tickets).
Move forward to Kamshet by local train (8:15am at Lonavala station platform no 3).
Have Breakfast in Kamshet & Move towards base village.
Ascend Tikona & Explore the Fort.
Start Descending & Have lunch at base village.
Move to Kamshet Station. & take Train to Reach Mumbai
THINK TO BE CARRY:
*Identity proof (must)
*A bottle of water (atleast 2 Ltrs),
*Torch with extra batteries (compulsory)
*Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.
*mansoon jacket (compulsory)
*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.
Transportation from Kamshet to tikona and return journey.
Guide; BMF Expertise
Mineral Water; Beverages; Anything not mentioned in above inclusion list
BHATKANTI MAHARASHTRACHI Rules:-
Smoking and drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited.
All our photo, walk’s are Eco-friendly, kindly take care of nature around us.
Respect the heritage and culture. Do not litter, participants are requested to carry the waste back to the city and dispose it off in dustbins.
Trek leader’s decision will be final and binding**participation confirmation only via confirmed bank transfer**
‘BHATKANTI’ Group reserves all the right to change/deviate/cancel the plans without prior notice.
Telephonic confirmation is mandatory, if unable to contact send us a text message.
Sleeveless, Low neck, Figure hugging, Shirts/tops, short pants, hot pant not allowed.
Payment made is non-refundable and non-transferable.
For more details and registration please contact on the nos, given below -
Bhushan Chavan - 8898275985 / 8879714515
Satyawan Narkar - 9969291951 / 9004969436,
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