Bhandar Durg
Type : Hill forts
Fort Range : Trimbakeshwar
District : Nashik
Endurance : Medium
Difficulty : Medium
Height : 4248 feet
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.
The itinerary for the trek will be as follows:
14th Nov 2015
Day 01 : Saturday Afternoon : We will be starting with the CST - Kasara Fast Local (Time table given below)
People may board the same Kasara train from the station of their convenience and meet us in the train directly. (Get into second boggy from CST side)
SEMI FAST (Slow from Mulund)
12:28 pm :CST
12:35 pm: Byculla
12:41 pm: Dadar
12:48 pm: Kurla
12:52 pm: Ghatkopar
1:04 pm: Mulund
1:10 pm: Thane
1:33 pm: Dombivali
1: 42 pm : Kalyan
2:52 pm: Kasara
We will proceed to the Trimbakeshwar Temple by Local Transport.
Reach the Temple by 5:00 pm
Post Introduction , Start Trek to Brahmagiri Top. (Rock cut steps to reach on top of Brahmagiri)
Reach the Top by 6:30 pm
Fun time
Simple Dinner at Dhaba Atop
Post Dinner Enjoy Camp Fire.
Retire for the day. (Tented Accommodation)
Day 2 : Sunday 15th Nov 2015
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 am
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 8-9 pm.
The charges for the trek will be Rs 1300/- per head, which includes
Travelling from Kasara to Kasara by Public Transport,
Saturday Dinner , Sunday Breakfast and Lunch.
Tented Accommodation
Tattva's Expertise Charges.
Payment Details:
One needs to deposit Full payment into the following bank account to confirm his/her registration.
Bank Details :
Account Name - HUNNR
Bank – ICICI Bank
Branch – Kalyan Shivaji Chowk
IFSC Code – ICIC0001879
A/c Number: 187905500055
Note : Cash Deposit Chgarges 75/- extra
Things To Be carried:
A bottle of water (Atleast 2 Ltrs)
Camera, Cap, etc. (Optional)
Warm Cloth , Extra Pair of Clothes.
Sleeping bag or proper Bedding (can be used if Required)
Mosquito Repellent Cream
Torch with Extra Batteries
Some ready to Eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.
Medicine those if u require usually (Optional)
Good trekking shoes, extra pair of socks and Floaters(Compulsory)
For Registrations,
JD +91 7666 611 666
Sai +91 7738 783 657
No Smoking, tobacco and alcohol
Be a group - its not a race
NO littering please...we are educated :)
Note- Please understand this ain't a picnic, all Trekking and Adventure activities demand fitness.
We request you to get a medical fitness check done before you participate in any such events. If suffering from any allergy carry proper medications and inform your
trek leaders about it. Also make sure you have a sufficient supply of medication for your trip, building in an allowance for any travel delay. Those with Active Chest
and Heart diseases that limit physical activity should not go to high altitudes.
The leader’s decision will be final and binding on all members. No Arguments will be entertained.
Team Tattva
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