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Event Tag: Trikon #85
Event Name: Vikatgad (Peb) Fort Trek
Event Date: 30th July 2016, Saturday 
Event Cost: Rs. 550 per pax
Total Seats: 30
Location: Matheran
Height: 2100 Feet above MSL (Approx)
Grade: Medium
Endurance: Medium
Approximate Duration: 5-6 Hours

The Vikatgad fort once served as silos for storing grains under the rule of Shivaji Maharaj. Now, it holds adventure, scenic viewpoints and loads of fun for thrill seeking trekkers. One can also spot the famous hillstation--Matheran from here and a ridge that connects the two. Other famous peaks and forts such as Irshaal, Prabalgad and Malanggad can also be spotted. This fort is also known as Peb, with the name derived from Goddess Pebi. 

Major Attractions
Experience the thrill of a monsoon Trek
Witness the beauty of the fort and the glory of nature
Enjoy a panoramic view of the Sahyadris
Explore and learn its significance in history

Itinerary

08.00 am: Meet Travel Trikon Team at Neral Station and have a round of Introduction
08.30 am: Enjoy lip-smacking breakfast
09:45 am: Move toward the Base Village by Local Transport
10.00 am: Post briefing, start the trek
01.30 pm: Reach the top , Rest in Cave
02.30 pm: Have lunch and spend blissful time
03.30 pm: March towards the Dasturi Naka , Matheran
05.00 pm: Reach Dasturinaka
05.30 pm: Evening Snacks at Neral
06.30 pm: Catch Local train to Mumbai CST

Please note if you miss the train, you miss the trek. No refunds shall be entertained for the same.

Train Timing
CST – Karjat Fast Local
CST – 06:10 am
Byculla – 06:18 am
Dadar – 06:24 am
Kurla – 06:31 am
Ghatkopar – 6:35 am
Thane – 6:50 am
Dombivali – 7:02 am
Kalyan – 7:10 am
Neral - 07:44 am

Inclusions
Traveling from Neral to Neral Station
Breakfast & Evening snacks
Travel Trikon expertise charges

Exclusions
Lunch
Personal expenses, water bottles & soft drinks
Anything not mentioned in inclusions

Things to Carry
ID Card
2 ltrs water
Camera (Optional)
Enerzyl Powder or Glucon D powder
Snacks & Biscuits
Lunch for the trek
Extra Pair of Clothes
Clean napkin or small towel
Rain coat/ Poncho/ Wind cheater (Avoid umbrella)
Cap, sunglasses, scarf
Haversack or Backpack (No sling bags)
Please carry medicines if you need any
Hand Sanitizer

Monsoon Safety Measures
Put clothes, money, camera, phone etc in polythenes while packing
Wear shoes with good grips
Use repellents to keep bugs away
Make note of nearest railway station, bus stop, taxi stand etc.
Do not stray away from your group during the trek
Keep family & friends informed about your whereabouts

IMPORTANT: Avoid wearing precious Jewelry while trekking, as Travel Trikon won’t be responsible for any losses for the same.

Consuming liquor or any kind of Alcoholic substance is prohibited. Carrying any kind of substance that’s illegal is not allowed. Smoking is strictly not allowed. Anybody found smoking or consuming alcoholic drinks will be expelled from the event without refund.

Fitness & Health – Though trekking is a fun-filled activity, it demands good amount of physical fitness. If you are under medication, please carry your medicines. During the trek, leaders will have over the counter medication for temporary treatment, so do give a heads up to them if you need any medical assistance.

Please call us on 09819021806 / 09870775633 for any query.

For registration & details, please drop us an email with your name and phone number at traveltrikon@gmail.com. Please mention ‘Trikon #85 Vikatgad (Peb) Fort Trek’ in the subject of the mail. 

Please expect a delay in response for any queries on Saturday & Sunday as Travel Trikon Team will be travelling to some or the other event. Thanks for your understanding & co-operation.

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