Region : Nashik - Trimbak Range
Height : 4200 feet (Approx)
Grade : Medium
Brief Information of Fort:
The fort of Anjaneri, being the birthplace of lord ‘Hanuman’, has a great historical importance. Lord Hanuman was son of Maharaj 'Keshari' and ‘Anjanimata’ also known the son of ‘Pavan Dev’ (the wind), and hence the fort is called as ‘Anjaneri’. Anjaneri is one of the important forts in the ranges of Trimbyakeshwar near Nashik. Anjaneri village is at a walking distance of 10 to 15 minutes from Anjaneri Phata. Two pinnacles called ‘Navara’ and ‘Navari’ can be seen from Anjaneri village. On the way from Anjaneri village to the fort some carvings can be seen in the caves near the Ashram on top. The carvings are intriguing and eye catching. The caves and the inscriptions are believed to be from the Jain followers. The temple of ‘Anjani Mata’, a big marvelous temple devoted to the mother of Lord Hanuman, is another attraction. The temple is quite big. It is a proper place to accommodate on the fort. At a certain distance from this temple two different ways can be seen. The way to left hand side takes us directly to ‘Seeta cave’ within 10 minutes. This cave is made up of two rooms. 10 to 12 people can stay here comfortably. There are many carvings inside the cave.
Outing Schedule :
Catch Kasara fast local leaving from CST at 06 : 55 hrs at your respective station and meet at Kasara Station near ticket window. Timings are as follows:
Mumbai CST : 06.55
Dadar : 07.08
Kurla : 07.15
Ghatkopar : 07.19
Thane : 07.35
Dombivali : 07.47
Kalyan : 07.54
Kasara : 09.11
09.15 : Assemble at Kasara Railway Station
09.20 : Leave for Anjaneri base village. Breakfast enroute
11.30 : Reach base village, round of introduction and start ascending Anjaneri
01.30 : Reach a top, fort exploration, lunch, photography (Rest for 1.5 hrs)
03.00 : Start descending
04.30 : Start for Kasara
06.00 : Reach Kasara
09: 00 : Reach Dadar / Mumbai
The Cost of the trek would be Rs. 850/- per head.
The above cost includes
1. Travel from Kasara to Kasara by Private jeep.
2. Morning Breakfast & Evening Tea
Lunch of the Sunday
Expenses of personal nature
Medical Expenses other than first aid
One needs to transfer / NEFT Rs 850/- as advance at the time of booking.
Name: Kumar Suresh Gaudse
Bank Name: State Bank of India
Account No: 33855096614
Account Type: Savings Bank Account
Branch: Dombivali (West)
IFSC code: SBIN0005165
(Once payment is done, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with
Transaction ID, Participant Name, Email ID, Cell Number)
Things to carry:
Return ticket up to Kasara
Packed Lunch of saturday
Photo ID proof.
Water – 2 liters
Torch (with spare set of batteries)(Must)
Extra pair of clothes, Camera, Cap, etc. (Optional)
Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.
Medicine those require usually.
Good trekking shoes, extra pair of socks
A haversack to put in all the things to be carried.
1) Please register well in advance. (for arranging jeeps at Kasara)
2) Please avoid wearing gold ornaments and carrying valuables.
For Registration & queries contact:
Kumar Gaudse 9870577761 / 9930252241
Email: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
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