Fireflies Special night Trek to Harishchandragad – Pre Monsoon Clouds Special
Date :- 1 June 2019 – 2 June 2019 Category :- fireflies Jungle Walk/ Trekking/ Fort Exploration Trek Grade :- Normal Duration :- 1 Night /1 Day Charges for the Trek will be 1350 INR Per Person. ………………………………………….....................… Destination Details Who are these beautiful Fireflies? Fireflies or lightning bugs make light within their bodies. This process is called bioluminescence and is shared by many other organisms, mostly sea-living or marine organisms. Fireflies light up to attract a mate. To do this, the fireflies contain specialized cells in their abdomen that helps to create light.
About Harishchandragad Fort
Harishchandragad Trek : is a hill fort in the Ahmednagar District of India. The fort is quite ancient. Remnants of Microlithic man have been discovered here. The various Puranas (ancient scriptures) like Matsyapurana, Agnipurana and Skandapurana include many references about Harishchandragad. Its origin is said to have been in the 6th century, during the rule of Kalachuri dynasty. Kokankada, This cliff faces west and looks down upon the Konkan. It provides a scenic view of the surrounding region and the setting sun. The cliff has an overhang, but has been climbed many times. Sometimes a circular rainbow (Brocken Spectre phenomenon) can be seen from this point. It can be seen only when there is a bit of mist in the valley, and the sun is right behind the person facing the valley. Trekking till Harischandragad and camping at this historical location is indeed an experience worth remembering.
Trek Package Includes
Traveling (Borivali to Base village and return in private bus) Dinner (veg - non veg) Forest Entry Charges Morning Breakfast Tea
Exploring Bhandardara Dam Guide and Expertise Charges Basic First Aid
Iternary : 1 st June 2019 (Saturday) 7:00 PM :- Assemble at Borivali Railway station (Meeting point – Gora Gandhi hotel) 7:30 PM :- Leave towards Base Village in Private Bus 2:00 AM :- Reach base Village and Get Fresh (Enroute Dinner veg-nonveg) 3:00 AM :- Start Trek Towards Harishchandragad 5:00 AM :- Reach Kokankada 8:00 AM :- Decend Fort 10:00 AM :- Reach Base Village and Return Journey to Mumbai
Things to Carry :- ID proof Torch Min. 3 litres water
Ready to eat food (biscuits, chips) Sweater or Raincoat Good quality trekking shoes or sport shoes Extra pair of clothes (Compulsary) Energetic (ex. Glucon D) A haversack to put in all the things to be carried. (Please Do not bring suitcases or sling bags/ jholas) Personal medicines Camera(optional) Please try to wear track pant and full sleeve tshirt.....
Note: Sighting of pre Monsoon Cloud and fireflies is a natural phenomenon which depends on weather conditions. We can hope to have a beautiful experiance of exploring nature in their presence. 1)Please Inform about your medical issue in advance.
2) Participants will be responsible for their own belongings and health issues.
3) Avoid wearing gold or other costly jewellery.
4) Smoking and Drinking are strictly prohibited. Organisers are not going to tolerate such acts.
5) Keep in mind we are going for Trek not for trip, so maintain discipline and follow leader’s instructions.
6) Trek leaders decision will be final and binding.
Trekkers Of Infinity (organisers) reserves all the right to change/deviate/cancel the plans without prior notice.
CANCELLATION POLICE : 1) If you are cancel your booking before 10 days - 90% amount Refundable. 2) If you are Cancel your booking before 7 days - 50% amount Refundable. 3) If you are cancel your booking before 5 days - 0% amount Refundable