YASHWANTI ADVENTURES, GIRGAON organizes Monsoon Trek to Rajmachi.
Date : 23rd-24th July 2016.
About Fort :
RAJMACHI (UDHEWADI) is a small village in the rugged mountains of Sahyadri. It is very popular trekking destination. It is located near two famous hills of Maharashtra , Lonavala and Khandala. It is about 15 km from Lonavala.
It can be reached by two ways.
1. Moderate one is from Kondivade Village near Karjat. It involves climb of about 2000 feet.
2.Other one from Lonavala which is almost a plain walk of about 15 km.
In rainy season this region looks beautiful with Silvery Waterfalls, Streams and lush green forests and meadows.
The fortification at Rajmachi consists two forts , viz. SHRIVARDHAN FORT and MANARANJAN FORT.
Historically , Rajmachi was strategic fort to control Borghat (Ghat between Khopoli and Khandala on Mumbai-Pune route) which was historical trade route.
Itinerary for trek :
-8.00 - Get together at CST. (Local Ticket Counter)
Reach Karjat by 10.20 AM.
Participants can join by following train.
8.29 AM -CST (Karjat Fast)
8.42 AM - Dadar
9.09 AM - Thane
Plan according to this local.
-Karjat to Kondhane by Rickshaw.
-Lunch at Kondhane caves (Self-carried)
-Reach top by 4 PM and relax.
-Enthusists can join to visit Manaranjan BaleKilla.
Explore surroundings (Temple, Talav etc.)
24th July , 2016
-6.30 AM - Wake up call and tea.
-Proceed towards Shrivardhan BaleKilla.
-Get back to base til 10.30 AM and rest.
-12.00 AM Lunch
And start to descend.
-Reach Karjat by Rikshaw by 4.30-5PM.
-Reach Mumbai by 7.30-8 PM.
Things to carry :
1.Lunch for 23rd July.
2.Water -minimum 3 ltrs.(A must)
3.Torch with extra batteries.
5.Electoral / Enerzyl powder,2 lemons, Snacks and biscuits.
6.Bedding (Sleeping bag, Blanket etc.)
7.Clothing suitable for rainy days. And extra pair.
8.Haversack (Backsack)to carry all these things.
9.Good trekking shoes (Compulsory)
10. Personal medicines if any.
11. Any other things you feel need to be carried.
Cost : Rs.750/- per person.
Cost Includes :
CST to CST by Local ,
Karjat to Karjat by private rikshaw,
Dinner for 23rd and Lunch for 24rth.
Tea and breakfast mentioned in Itinerary.
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