Lohagad – Fancy and easy trek – near Pune – Mumbai expressway. Full of masti trek
Lohgad is part of the Western Ghats. It is located to the southwest of the larger Visapur fort. The range divides the basins of the Indrayani and Pavana rivers. Lohgad overlooks the Pavana reservoir, located to the south of the mountain. The hill extends to the northwest to a fortified spur, called Vinchukata (Scorpion’s tail) because of its resembling shape. The four large gates of Lohgad are still in good condition and reasonably intact.
The fort as seen from its base during monsoon
During the monsoon, the top of the fort is covered with mist and clouds and becomes particularly wet with growing moss. The roads and trails leading to the hill are quite slippery at this time of the year and precautions are necessary to be taken while venturing the routes.
For Mumbai: Start the journey with Indrayani express. Which is scheduled at 05:40 Hrs from CST which will drop us at Lonavala around 08:00 Hrs.From Lonavala we will catch Lonavala-Pune local train to reach Malavali(Platform No -3 at Lonavala). For Pune : Board the Local which drops you at Malavli at 7:45 am Start our Trek from Malavali Station, Reach base Village of Lohgad & Have Breakfast. Proceed towards Bhaje caves & explore the ancient caves. Have Lunch & start descending to Malavali. Catch Pune-Lonavala local train to reach Lonavala. Group Break Participant can catch Intercity/Nagarcoil Express or Take State transport From Lonavala to reach Mumbai/Pune.
650.00₹ 600.00/- (After 26th Jan 2017, cost will be 650/-)
• 1 Breakfast lunch and evening tea
• Bhaje caves entry fees
• Wild Rangers administrative charges
Anything not mentioned in inclusions.
Things to Carried:
A Water Bottle (~2-3 Ltrs),
Torch With Extra Battery (Must)
Camera, Cell Phone, Cap
Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments
Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.
Medicine those if you require usually (Optional)
Extra Pair of clothes,
extra pair of shoes or floaters if possible
A haversack to put all these things
For Registration one needs to call and SMS us Name and Email Addresses of participant along With alternate contact number, to any of the coordinator mention in below contact and Transfer full payment of event in the account details mentioned below.
A/C Name: – Mayur Phadale
A/C Number: – 643801505651
IFSC Code: – ICIC0006438
MICR Code: – 400229080
Branch: – ICICI Bank, Andheri (East)
Roshan (Mumbai) :- 9028271859 | 8007857825
Mayyur : +91 80 80 30 4123
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