We at Wild Rangers glad to invite you for one day Trek to Tikona Fort on 14 June 2015
Height: 3400 ft
Type: Hill Fort
Difficulty Grade: Easy
Trek Duration: 1 Day
Base Village: Tikona Peth
Little info About Place
Tikona also known as Vitandgad is the dominant hill fort in Maval in western India. It is located near Kamshet around 60 km from Pune. The village nearest to the fort is called Tikona-Peth or Tokono-Peth. The 3500 ft high hill is pyramidal in shape and the name Tikona means "triangle".
The fort is a trekking destination noted for the large doors, the temple of 'Trimbakeshwar Mahadev', a water tank and some Satvahan caves. Trek organisers also commend the views of Pawna dam and the nearby forts of Tung, Lohagad and Visapur. There is a lake at the summit.
What to see:
• Big Entrance Door
• Trimbakeshwar temple
• Lake surrounding the fort
• View of Lohgad and Tung
Itinerary for the Event:
Sunday 14 June 2015.
Start the journey with Indrayani express.
Train Timings: - Indrayani Express
CST – 5:40 am | Dadar – 5.51 am | Thane – 6.14 am |Kalyan – 6.35 am |Lonavla – 8.00 am
(Please make sure you reach 45 mins early to your respected boarding station, as there might be long queues for the tickets).
Move forward to Kamshet by local train (8:15am at Lonavala station platform no 3).
Have Breakfast in Kamshet & Move towards base village.
Ascend Tikona & Explore the Fort.
Start Descending & Have lunch at base village.
Move to Kamshet Station. & take Train to Reach Mumbai
We Will back in Mumbai by 20:00 Hrs (Subjective)
Trek Fee: - 600 Rs
Includes Private Local Transport From Kamshet to Kamshet, Breakfast & lunch For day
Things to be carried:
• A Water Bottle (~2 Ltrs)
• Torch With Extra Battery
• Camera, Cell Phone, Mug (Optional)
• 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, Good trekking shoes,
• A haversack to put all these things
Registration and Payment Details:
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 advance payment of INR 600 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)
For further information and registrations call:
For Mumbai: Mayur 8080304123 | Kamlesh 9833288168 | Hemant: 7666828301