Ultimate Hikers 1 Day Trek : Duke's Nose to Umberkhind, 10th Sep.16.

#Here is some info abt the Location:-
Height : 1000 ft
Grade : EASY to medium
Range - Khandala

Expenses for the Trek is 550 /- 
Dukes Nose:

Nagphani, later known as Duke’s Nose, very good picnic spot nearby loanavla, we can see this Massive 1000 feet pinnacle from Mumbai pune highway also. As its shape like Snake Hood so it called Nagphani.
Umbarkhind: -

The battle is known for the strategic manner in which the great maratha king deployed his forces and rapid movement that his cavalry was able to achieve.Battle of Umberkhind took place on 3 February 1661 in the mountain range of Sahyadri near the city of Pen, Maharashtra, India.
The battle was fought between the Maratha under Chhatrapati Shivaji and the Kartalab Khan of Mughals. The Marathas defeated the Mughal forces. Mughal forces consisted of 20,000 men, while there was just 3,000 light Maratha cavalry.

The itinerary for the Trek is as given below:

Meeting Point :

Lonavala Railway station …. @ 08:10 Hrs on Saturday 10th Sep 2016
Mumbai People:
Board Indrayani Express From cst on Saturday 24th 

Morning at 5.40 am CST and alight at Lonavla by 8am.

Time table of Indrayani Express :
Mumbai CST : 5.40am
Dadar : 5.51am
Thane : 6.14am
Kalyan : 6.35am
Karjat : 7.15am
Lonavala : 8.00am
Note: 1) People may board same train from their respective stations of convenience and meet us directly at Lonavla. {Train timetable is provided above} . Preferably try to get into second last general compartment as we will be boarding the same. 2) For Comfortable Journey, U can book reserved Tkts in the train if u wish to. 3)Alternatively, U can Opt for MSRTC bus service which goes through Lonavala bus depo, alight there & walk of 7-8 mins will take u @ Railway station (Suitable for Navi Mumbai ppl)
Pune people :  .Catch Pune Lonavala Local Train … Timings are as below

.Pune Station: 06:27 Hrs

Shivaji Nagar : 06:33 Hrs

Kamshet Station: 07:30 Hrs.

lonavla 08 :00 hrs

09:00 Hrs: Breakfast and  Move to the base village by Jeep.
09:30 Hrs: 
  base .start trek towards dukes nose

 10:30 Hrs: Atop dukes nose.
11:00 Hrs:  move towards umberkhind via kurvande ghat .
13:00 hrs reach at amba river. rest for lunch.

15:00 hrs reach at samarbhumi umberkhind.

18:00 hrs khopoli by public/private transport.

We would be returning to Mumbai by 21:00 Hrs (thts-subjective).

Expenses for the Trek is 550 /-

(Group of 4+ will get 50/- off PP)

$ Includes

Morning Tea and Breakfast, Evening tea/snaks
Travel Expenditure from lonavala  to Khopoli by Private Vehicle

 Entry Charges if Any

 Guide and  Administrative Charges

 First Aid

$ Excludes

 mineral water

 cold drinks

 any thing not mentioned above


*For Registration transfer Rs. 550.00 per person in the given a/c.
Important Note: One needs to deposit full payment into the following bank account to confirm his/her registration.

Bank Name: Bank of India
Account No: 005210110004779

Account Type: Savings

Account name: Yogesh Alekari.

IFSC code:BKID0000052

(Onece the payment is done please send us the transaction reference number, participant name, contact number to

Note: Maximum 20 seats

Things To Carry: –

- Water Bottle (~2.5 Ltrs) ( must).
-Camera, Cell Phone (Optional).
-Pls avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments.
-Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc..
-Medicine those if u require usually (Optional).
-Extra Pair of clothes, Good trekking shoes, A haversack to put all these things..

For confirmation pls reply here or do contact on or whtsaap

Yogesh           : 9702525435
kailash JD       : 86521 25925


1. Smoking and drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited.

2. Trek leader’s decision will be final and binding.

3. team Ultimate Hikers reserves all the right to change/deviate/cancel the plans without prior notice.

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