Event Name: Fireflies Special Trek to Prabalmachi Event Cost: Rs. 1499/- per pax Total Seats: 30 Location: Prabalmachi Base Village: Thakurwadi Grade: Easy Approximate Duration: 2 hrs of Ascend
Description Prabalmachi is a little hamlet hiding in the hills, so close to our megacity! It offers a picturesque backdrop of two gigantic Sahyadri peaks--Prabalgad and Kalavantin. Leave behind the city chaos and lose yourself to the mountains by spending some fun time with the glowing fireflies. Just walk along the dense forest and quietly observe these bio-luminescent bodies twinkling all around. Yes, it's a moment to feel surprised and get awed by these little wonders.
Spend some relaxing time at Prabalmachi base village. Simply indulge in never-ending conversations and share stories. Wake up to mesmerizing views of the valley and check out the city lights that will make your weekend worthwhile.
About Prabalmachi Located very close to Mumbai, Prabalmachi serves as the base village for famous treks of Prabalgad and Kalavantin forts. A highlighting feature is that it also plays host to numerous fireflies. It is a sight you would have never seen before!
Major Attractions Look at numerous sparkling fireflies Camping at the hill-top Campfire activities Panoramic view of both Kalavantin & Prabalgad Team bonding games
Detailed Itinerary Day 1: Saturday 06:15 pm Meet the Travel Trikon Team at Panvel station and move towards Thakurwadi by local transport 07:00 pm Reach base village. Start trek to Prabalmachi after a round of introduction. 08:30 pm Reach Prabalmachi and freshen up 09:00 pm Enjoy local cuisine for dinner 10:00 pm Head out to spot fireflies. Return to the camping site and retire for the day.
Day 2: Sunday 07:00 am Wake up call and freshen up 08:30 am Start descend post breakfast 10:00 am Start return journey by local transport 11:00 am Reach Panvel station and catch respective local trains
Train Time Table for Saturday Catch 4:51 pm local train from CST to Panvel 04:51 pm - CSTM 05:09 pm - Wadala 05:20 pm - Kurla 05:39 pm - Vashi 06:09 pm - Panvel
Catch 5:22 pm Local Train from Thane to Panvel 05:22 pm - Thane 05:51 pm - Nerul 06:13 pm - Panvel
Inclusions Local Transport traveling from Panvel to Thakurwadi and back Food: Dinner and Breakfast with Tea Sharing Basis Home Stay Bedding Trikon Trekking Expertise Charges 5% GST
Exclusions Train Travelling Any personal expenses such as soft drinks etc. Anything other than above-mentioned inclusion
Things to Carry Identity Card 2 liters water Torch with new cells Enerzyl powder or Glucon D powder Snacks & biscuits Extra pair of clothes Clean napkin or towel Cap, sunglasses, scarf Haversack or backpack (No sling bags) Camera (optional) Please carry personal medicines if any Hand Sanitizer
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.
IMPORTANT: Avoid wearing precious Jewelry while trekking, as Travel Trikon wont, be responsible for any losses for the same. Please take return ticket till Panvel Missing the train means missing the trek, no refunds would be entertained by Travel Trikon
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.