Short Info:

Trek: Sondai Hill

Date: 14th August  2016.

Height: 1200 apx ft.

Grade: Easy.

Region: Karjat.


Trek Cost: Rs 400/- per head.

Registered Member: Rs 350/- per head.

It includes B/F & T, local travelling from Karjat to Karjat & expertise charges etc…

Cost does Not Included Insurance, karjat train return ticket, Lunch, & anything other than mentioned above.

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The fort is situated 8-10 km away from Karjat Railway Station. A temple of Sondai Devi, few water cisterns and an amazing view of Morbe dam and a surrounding region can be seen from top. It was probably used as a watch tower.

We can see forts like Prabalgad, Irshal, Rajmachi, Dhak, Peth, Songiri etc. from top. It can be reached easily in 1.5 to 2 hrs from the base village of Sondewadi.

Meeting Point:

@Karjat Station: 7.38 am

Please catch Karjat Slow Local with your return ticket from your respective destination:

CST 5.19 am        Dadar 5.37 am         Kurla 5.48 am    Thane 6.14 am

Dombivali 6.36 am       Kalyan 6.45 am    Neral 7.22 am       Karjat 7.38 am

Tentative schedule:

09.00 am: Will Reach to base village.

09.30 am: With an intro round will start trek.

11.30 am: Will reach to top & explore surrounding.

12.30 pm: Lunch.

01.30 pm: Start Descend.

03.30 pm: Back to Sonewadi village.

04.30 pm: Back to Karjat.


Here is a list of all the things that we need to carry for the trek: -

Compulsory items:

A proper two sided haversack to put all the things, So that one has hands free while trekking, id proof, approx 3 ltr water, Sunday Lunch, Torch with extra batteries, some snacks, Should wear good trekking shoes, full sleeve shirt/T-shirt & Full Pant, if you have any medical issue please carry your own medicine as we carry only First aid, carry some extra cloths.

Non-compulsory items but helpful:

Cap, Sunglasses, Woolen Jacket, Camera , Avoid wearing Gold and other jewelry  mosquito’s repellent, Electoral / Energy powder, 2 Lemon, & 2 plastic bags for weight distribution. (It’s totally self-responsibility to take care of things.)

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