Event Tag: Trikon #1879 Event Name: Andharban Jungle Trek Ex Pune Event Cost: Rs. 1199/- per pax Total Seats: 30 Location: Mulshi Base Village: Tamhini Ghat (Pimpri) Height: 2,100 feet Grade: Moderate Endurance: Medium Approximate duration: 5 Hrs Walk / 2 Hours Descend Description Imagine yourself in the middle of dark jungles, finding routes, viewing valleys and crossing ghats, sound adventurous?? Yeah!!!! Youll be doing all this at Andharban The Dark forest Trek. This trek is majorly based on descending from the peak. It is one of the most stunning treks and there are lots of things to explore. You will be walking on a ridge that gives a scintillating view of the Kundalika Valley, Bhira dam and the various mountain ranges of Tamhini ghat.
While you're trekking, there will be coverage of evergreen forests which covers you with a relaxing shade in the first half of the trek (6-8 km). The trek then descends down in Konkan to reach Bhira (4 km). The same valley is the origin of the Kundalika river famous for its white water river rafting and other adventure activities
Major Attractions Hypnotic Kundalika Valley View Visit Tamhini Ghat Bhira Dam start point Walkthrough dense and dark jungles
About Andharban Andharban is a dark trail of forests where one gets to experience the wilderness. It is one such destination that faces maximum footfalls during the monsoons for the end number of waterfalls that come en route.
Detailed Itinerary Time Activity Day 0: 06:00 am: Shivaji Nagar (Main Signal, Opposite to bus stop towards Aundh) 06:15 am: Departure from Shivaji Nagar 06:30 am: Wakad 07:00 am: Chandni Chowk 09:00 am: Breakfast & Freshen up at Base Village 9:30 am: Reach Pimpri dam i.e the start point of our trek 10:00 am: Commencement of the trek after briefing and a short introduction 01:30 pm: Lunch at Hirdi village 02:30 pm: Continuing with the trek 04:30 pm: Reach Bhira dam ie the Endpoint of our trek 05:00 pm: Evening Snacks at Bhira Village 06:00 pm: Start return journey 08:00 pm: Reach Pune tentatively
Inclusions Transport by Private Non Ac Bus from Pune to Pune Food: Breakfast, Lunch & Evening Snacks Trikon Trekking Expertise Charges Forest Entry Charges 5% GST
Exclusions Any personal expenses such as soft drinks etc. Anything other than above-mentioned inclusion
Things to Carry Identity Card 2 ltrs water Trekking Shoes Enerzyl powder or Glucon D powder Snacks & biscuits Extra pair of clothes Clean napkin or towel Raincoat/ Poncho / Windcheater (Avoid umbrella) Cap, sunglasses, scarf Haversack or backpack (No sling bags) Camera (optional) Please carry personal medicines if any Hand Sanitizer
Monsoon Safety Measures Put clothes, money, camera, phone, etc in polythenes while packing Wear shoes with good grips Use repellents to keep bugs away Make note of nearest railway station, bus stop, taxi stand, etc. Do not stray away from your group during the trek Keep family & friends informed about your whereabouts
IMPORTANT: Avoid wearing precious Jewelry while trekking, as the team won't, be responsible for any losses for the same.
Consuming liquor or any kind of Alcoholic substance is prohibited. Carrying any kind of substance that's illegal is not allowed. Smoking is strictly not allowed. Anybody found smoking or consuming alcoholic drinks will be expelled from the event without a refund.
Fitness & Health Though trekking is a fun-filled activity, it demands a good amount of physical fitness. If you are under medication, please carry your medicines. During the trek, leaders will have over the counter medication for temporary treatment, so do give a heads up to them if you need any medical assistance.
Important Information: Dear Trikoners, always remember SHOES are your best companion on a trek! Please wear a good pair of TREKKING SHOES and not sports or running shoes. Make sure they are durable and firm enough to withstand tough conditions. You can carry floaters to wear only after the trek is completed. Feel free to contact Trikoner buddies prior to the trek in case of any confusion.