WSR Night Camping trek to Rajmachi On 23rd & 24th April 2016

Rajmachi is a fort in Karjat region. These are two forts which were built by Shivaji Emperor during 17th century. It is a famous spot for trekking. It is at 17 km trekking distance from Lonavla. Rajmachi fort is a strategic fort overlooking Borghat (ghat between Mumbai and Pune) which was a historical trade route. Rajmachi peak has two fortified structures - the Shrivardhan fort and Manaranjan fort. Rajmachi can be reached by 2 ways, the tough route from Kondivide village near Karjat and the other easy but long way route from Lonavala. In rainy season this place is filled with giant waterfalls and greenery.


Basic Information:-

Height: 3000/2700 feet above MSL

Grade: Easy

District: Pune

Region: Lonavala

Base Village: Lonavala / Kondhane

Event Lead: Yamini / Deepak


Rendezvous: Meet at 08:00 Hrs (Sharp) at Lonavala Railway station on Saturday 23rd April 2016

Train Timings for Mumbai People

22105: Indrayani Express

05:40 Hrs: CST

05:50 Hrs: Dadar

06:10 Hrs: Thane

06:35 Hrs: Kalyan

07:15 Hrs: Karjat

08:00 Hrs: Lonavala

Notes: 1) Those staying on the central line en-route can hop in at Dadar-Thane-Kalyan-Karjat

2) People close by Panvel can avail ST facility & get down @ Lonavala bus depo

PUNE people

Catch Pune -Lonavala local … Timings as follows

06:30 Hrs: Pune Staion

06:36 Hrs: ShivajiNagar

06:41 Hrs: Khadki

06:53 Hrs: Pimpri

07:55 Hrs: Lonavala


The itinerary for the Event is as given below:

Saturday 23rd April 2016

08:10 Hrs :: Meeting point @ Lonavala railway station Ticket counter near platform 1

Intro & Breakfast – Tea time

08:50 Hrs: Public transport till Fanaswadi

10:00 Hrs: @ FhanaswadiWalk / Hike from

Fhanaswadi to Rajmachi (~2.5hrs / 8kms)

12:30 Hrs: @ Rajmachi

Lunch – Rest Time 

16:00 Hrs: Move 2 Shrivardhan fort

Explore & post sunset back 2 village

Dinner & Stay in villager house

Sunday 24th April 2016

06:00 Hrs: Wake up call

Explore Manaranjan fort

Breakfast / Tea in village

09:30 Hrs – Descend from Rajmachi to Kondhane (~3.5 hrs)

12:30 Hrs – @ Kondhane caves

Fun in waterfall

14:00 Hrs – Lunch @ Kondhane

16:30 Hrs – @ Karjat Railway station

We would be getting back to Dadar / Pune at approx 19:00 Hrs (That’s Subjective)



1500/- WSR Members  


Day - 1: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day - 2: Breakfast, Lunch

Transportation from Lonavala to Trek Start Point

Transportation from Kondana Village to Karjat Station


Train Tickets from Mumbai to Lonavala & Karjat to Mumbai

BBQ Material ( If required will have to Pay Extra )

Anything which is not mentioned in includes



Account Details:

Bank & Branch: HDFC Bank, Khar (w) 

Account Name: Deepak P Jat

Account No: 00021140008004

Type: Saving

IFS Code: HDFC0000002


For Registrations, call us on

Yamini - 09920013023

Deepak - 09819085757

if not reachable do sms or watsapp.

email id -

site -


Before Joining with Team WSR Please read " Terms & Condition"


Things To Be carried:

Identity proof (must)

A bottle of water (atleast 2 Ltrs) Compulsory

Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.

Torch with Extra Batteries ( Compulsory )

Cap, Camera

Personal Care stuff, Medicine those if u require usually

A good trekking shoes,

A haversack to put in all the things to be that one has ones hands free while trekking.

Pleases do not carry sling bags or Jholas.


Medical Disclaimer:

It is most essential to be fit and fine before heading for riding. While planning your trip, it is preferable to have a medical fitness checkup done. If suffering from any kind of allergy or ailment, do carry proper prescribed medicines to prevent serious health problem including heatstroke, severe headache, cough, dehydration and hypothermia. Participants suffering from chronic conditions like asthma, bronchitis, blood pressure, migraine, diabetes etc should seek their physicians advice before coming.

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