Trekking Grade: Moderate Endurance Grade: Moderate Event Type: Valley / Jungle descend the trail Base Village: Samrad Mountain range: Kalsubai-Harishchandragad wildlife sanctuary
About: Sandhan Valley Trek is a unique experience combining adventure activities such as Rappelling and staying amidst nature. Sandhan valley is a water-carved valley around 200 feet deep. Sandhan is located near beautiful Bhandardara region near the village called Samrad. Samrad village and Sandhan Valley is surrounded by Alang, Madan ad Kulang mountains. This place also has Ratangad, Ajoba and Kalsubai mountain ranges. Kalsubai is the highest peak in Maharashtra spanning 5400 feet.
Sandhan Valley is accessible from Nov to May.
Sandhan Valley trek starts from Samrad village. Total trek time is around 5 hours which includes rappelling and crossing pool of water. and deep gorges and one of its kind of a lifetime experience which you feel at end of the trek.
Things to bring: Mandatory: Sleeping bag/Thin blanket Windcheater Torch/Flashlight/Headlight 2 pair clothes 3 extra pairs of socks Water bottle (2) Toilet kit Walking/Trekking/Sports shoes Photo ID with Photo and signature on it
Miscellaneous: Cap Energy bars, dry fruits, ORS etc Camera
Schedule: (Tentative) Friday: 12:30 pm: Start from Hyd (By train, Non AC Sleeper) Saturday: 6:30 am: Reach base village (Fresh up & Breakfast) 7:30 am: Start trekking 10:30 am: Reach first rappelling point 12:30 pm: halt for lunch (Packed lunch) 2:30 pm: reach second rappelling point 5:00 pm: Reach camping are & pitch tents Sunday: 5:30 am: Wake up call 6:30 am: Start trekking to base 9:30 am: Reach base & have breakfast 10:30 am: start at the railway station 3:30 pm: Board train (Non AC, Sleeper class) Monday: 6:30 am: Reach Hyderabad