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Harishchandragad Trek By Khireshwar Route

24 September 2016   25 September 2016

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Trekking

Male and Female
Starts on (24 September 2016)
2250.00

2250.00

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Price includes 1 Ticket for trekking experience

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Harischandragad is one of the most visited forts in Western Ghats. If you are trekking in Sahyadri for several years and you haven't visited Harishchandragad then you haven't trekked enough. This enormous fort has 7 routes and during this trek we will be doing an exciting route ie Khireshwar Route.

Khireshwar route may not be the simplest route but its very scenic & exciting. Since sometimes it takes out your breath, you are more appreciative to your surroundings. While we climb, time appears to be standstill. For those who are photographers can get extremely beautiful landscapes on this trek route.

Difficulty: Medium

Endurance: Hard to Medium

Inclusions:

> Pune to Pune Private transport
> Dinner on day 1
> Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Tea on Day 1 & 2
> Expertise
> Safety Equipments

Exclusions:

> Dinner on day 2 
> Bottled water and soft drinks. Dry snacks like chips etc.
> Anything not mentioned in the included list

Base Village

Pachnai - Direct route

Khireshwar - via tolar khind

Belpada - Nali chi waat

Kothale - Via Tolar khind

District & Region  Ahmednagar, Malshej Ghat region
Route from Pune Pune - Rajgurunagar - Manchar - Narayangaon - Ale phata - Kotul - Par phata - Khireshwar
Distance from Pune

Pachnai : approx 210 Km

Khireshwar : approx 126 Km

Route from Mumbai

Mumbai - Kalyan - Murbad - Malshej Ghat - khubi phata - Khireshwar
Distance From Mumbai

Pachnai: approx 218 Km

Khireshwar: approx 100 Km (from Kalyan)

Key Features of the Fort

> Visit to famous Harishchandragad Konkan kada

 

Schedule:

Day 1: 
> Departure from Pune at 6.15am ( Meeting Point: Fergusson College main gate 6:00 a.m Sharp )
> Breakfast en route
> Arrival at Khireshwar by 10.30am
> Start climbing fort by 11am
> Have Pack Lunch en route
> Reach top by 4pm 
> Evening Tea 
> Free Time 
> Dinner 
> Halt in Ganesh Caves

Day 2: 
> Get up in the morning & have Breakfast
> Visit Konkan Kada
> Have Brunch 
> Start descending by 10.30am
> Return to base by 2.30pm
> Lunch at Base 
> Start return journey by 4.30pm
> Back to Pune by 9pm

What to bring:

1. Luggage packed in big good trekking sack, all luggage.
2. Complete spare set of clothes & socks
3. Water bottle (atleast 1.5 ltr) compulsory
4. Electral/ Glucon-d energizers and personal medication
5. A sweater/warmwear & Raincoat/Umbrella Or Poncho etc.
6. Good trekking shoes (sandles, chappals, floaters not permitted)
7. A sleeping bag / Thermocol mat and shawl / normal satranji and shawl
8. Torch with Extra pair of Batteries 
9. Camera, Binocular (Optional) 
10. Plate Spoon, Mug (Compulsory)

For bookings call us on

8055 - 000 - 200