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Trekking Spiders: One day monsoon Trek to Tikona fort on 3rd July 

Tikona (also known as Vitandgad) is located  in Maval region of  Pune. It is near Kamshet around 50 km from Pune. The base village of the Tikona fort is Tikonapeth. The fort is pyramidal in shape and the name Tikona means "triangle". 

Meeting point: Kamshet Railway Station @9.15 AM. (Kamshet is second station on Lonawala-Pune local)

How to reach Kamshet: 

For Mumbai Participants: 

Rout: Mumbai--> Lonavala--> Kamshet--> Tikonapeth--> Tikona fort

Reach Lonawala by train & catch Lonawala-Pune Local. Kamshet is second stop after Malavali by Lonawala - Pune local

Train Timings: Indrayani Express @ 5:40AM from CST & Lonavala-Pune Local @ 8:20AM from Lonavala

Arrives at Kamshet at 8:35AM

 

For Pune Participants: 

Rout: Pune--> Kamshet--> Tikonapeth--> Tikona fort

Reach Kamshet by Pune-Lonawala local. 

Local Timings: Pune-Lonavala Local @8:20 AM from Pune Station.

Arrives at Kamshet at 9:05 AM

 

Itinerary:

Meeting at Kamshet Railway station @9.15 AM, 9:30: Travel to Tikonapeth by passenger vehicles.

10:30 Reach Tikonapeth Village and have breakfast,

11:00 start ascend to Tikona fort

12:30 reach the top. Explore the fort and rest. Approx. 2 hours. 

2:30 start descend.

4:00 PM reach the base village and have lunch.

5:00 move to Kamshet by passenger vehicles.

6:00 reach Kamshet station. Trek ends.

Cost: Rs.300

Cost includes: Travel from Kamshet to Tikonapath and back. 1 breakfast, lunch and tea.

Cost Excludes: All kinds of Extra Meals / soft drinks ordered. Insurance, tips, Porters, bottled mineral water, aerated drinks etc. Any kind of personal expenses. Any kind of cost which is not mentioned in the cost includes above. All expenses incurred due to unforeseen and unavoidable circumstances like road blocks, bad weather.

Things to carry:

Haversack to keep hands free, water bottle 3lts. Ready to eat food, like plum cakes, chocolate bar, some snacks & biscuits etc. Electoral or GluconD powder. Personal 

medicines.  Light weight towel. Good to have: Sun protection cap, googles. power bank 

Rules:

Smoking and drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited. Trek leader’s decision will be final and binding.

TrekkingSpiders reserves all the right to change/deviate/cancel the plans without prior notice.

Telephonic confirmation is mandatory, if unable to contact us, please send us a text message

What to wear for this trek?

Cotton t-shirts, Full-length trousers or track pants. Sport shoes recommended 

Contact for booking:

Nitin/Mahesh: +919096784978

Email: trekkingspiders@gmail.com

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