Description

Rajmachi Village has two forts, which were built by Shivaji Emperor during 17th century. It is a famous spot for trekking. It is a 16 km trekking distance from Lonavala Station. Rajmachi fort is a strategic fort overlooking Borghat, which was a historical trade route. Rajmachi peak has two fortified structures - the Shrivardhan fort and Manoranjan fort.

 

Type: Hill Fort
Height: 3600 ft (Approx.)

Grade: Easy- medium

Range: Kondivade to Karjat

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Cost: Rs 1300.00

 

Buy Tickets online: - http://www.treksandtrails.org/index.php/event-timer/139-rajmachi-night-trek-and-camping-lonavala

 

Rajmachi Trek Event Itinerary:

We meet at 17:15 Hrs. (sharp) at Lonavala Railway station

Suggested train to board is the 11009/Mumbai CST-Sinhagad Express, timings are:

  • 14:30 CST
  • 14:40 Dadar
  • 15:08 Thane
  • 15:28 Kalyan
  • 16:08 Karjat
  • 17:08 Lonavala.

 

Saturday

17:30 Auto rickshaw ride from Lonavala ST bus depot till Tungarli dam base.

18:00 Tungarli Dam

18:30 Walk/Hike from Tungarli Dam to Rajmachi - 4hrs/17 kms max.

22:00 Reach base village.

22:30 Dinner

 

Sunday

06:30 Wake Up

07:00 Breakfast

08:00 Manoranjan fort and Shrivardhan fort exploration.

12:30 Lunch

13:30 Descend from Rajmachi to Kondane (3 hrs.)

16:00 Kondane caves

17:00 Kondane village

18:30 Karjat railway station

 

Cost Includes:

  • Travel cost from Lonavala to Tungarli dam base on Saturday,
  • 1 Veg Dinner, Breakfast, 1 Veg lunch.
  • TreksandTrails India charges if any.
  • Villager House Homestay Dormitory.

 

Cost Exclusions:

  • Mineral water/lime water/ purchased for personal consumption.
  • Food/Tea purchase while travelling to site and back.
  • Any medical / Emergency evacuations if required. Travel cost from Mumbai to Lonavala / Karjat and back.

 

 

For registration and confirmation transfer Rs. 1200.00 per person in the given a/c

 

Buy Tickets online: - http://www.treksandtrails.org/index.php/event-timer/139-rajmachi-night-trek-and-camping-lonavala


Bank Name: State Bank of India

Account No: 32248535175

Account Holder Name: Mr. Rajesh Mhaddalkar

Account: Savings

IFSC Code: SBIN0014771

 

Once payment is done, please send an email to     connect@treksandtrails.org with Transaction ID, Participant Names, email ID, mobile phone number, emergency contact number.


Please Call or email for any clarification 

Rajesh Mhaddalkar +919869629288 / +919768341848 (Trek Leader)

 

Treks and Trails  9619095743

 

Cancellation Policy:

  • 50 % refund if notified via phone conversation 3 days prior to the event date.
  • No refund if the cancellation requested is less than 3 days. No show No Refund.
  • Event Tickets cannot be transferred to another date against cancellation.
  • Event Tickets cannot be transferred to another person against cancellation.

 

 

Things to Carry

  • Haversack to keep hands free
  • Water bottle 3 litres.
  • One extra pair of clothes.
  • Ready to eat food – dry ration, like plum cakes, chocolate bar, some snacks & biscuits etc.
  • Electoral or GluconD powder.
  • Sleeping bag, carry mat.
  • Personal medicine prescribed by family doctor.
  • Please do not carry handbags or jholas for this trek.
  • Wear good trekking shoes.
  • Torch with extra an set of batteries, headlamp.

 

 

Treks and Trails India Rules

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

2. Treks and Trails reserves all the right to change/deviate/cancel the plans without prior notice.

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

4. Sleeveless, low neck, figure hugging shirts/tops, short pants, hot pants not allowed.

5. Please avoid wearing Gold and other jewellery (at your own risk)

 

Disclosures on medical conditions and Event Risk Profile:

It is mandatory that you visit your personal physician before enrolling for the trip if you suffer from any illness of any kind and disclose the same and your medical history to the organisers of the trip so that best possible arrangements can be carried out post approval. As organisers of the trip, we will be responsible for providing basic first aid throughout the trip. In case of unexpected mishaps or accidents, we will arrange for the injured patron to be taken to the nearest medical hospital wherever possible. The medical expenses will have to be borne by the patrons themselves. The cost mentioned above is for Indian citizens ONLY payable in Indian Rupees.

We recommend you to please take care while walking / climbing / trekking. Wearing of any valuables, ornaments, jewellery etc. is prohibited. Rock Climbing, Rappelling, Trekking or any adventure activity is potentially risky. For all these events, you are at your own risk. Organisers are not responsible for any accident or compensation in whatsoever manner. We should strictly follow the code of conduct, to avoid troubling our fellow trekkers or other people from our group or outside. Do not misinterpret it as a PICNIC or LEISURE TOUR. We all are going for an adventurous and interesting trekking expedition. Note, this trek route does not have any fixed/proper/appropriate washrooms or bathrooms.

 

Frequently Asked Questions

Can we drive till rajmachi Village?

Not in monsoon 

How far it is from Mumbai/Pune?

3 hours drive from Mumbai, 125 km approx.

Number of days required for this event?

2 days and 1 Night

Where can we park our cars?

Lonavala at your own risk 

Is there any parking charge?
Yes.

 

Do you provide sleeping bags?
Mattress: NO
Sleeping bag: NO - For hygiene reasons we don't provide sleeping bags.

 

Provision for toilet tents will be made at Villagers House - eastern style commode.

 

We have 60 - 40 % or more Male - Female ratios on our events

 

Kids below 15 with Parents supervision only

 

Food preference only Veg local cooked available

 

Limited phone connectivity available for most cellular services

 

Stay will be in dormitory villagers house simple sleeping mat is provided 

 

Registration against 100% upfront payment only on the spot payment not accepted

 

Normal well water shall be provided

 

No electricity. Please carry a power bank if required

 

Summer Temperature Night 17- Day 39°C approx.

 

People caught smoking or drinking alcohol will be asked to exit event on immediate basis.

 

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