About the Rajmachi Trek: Rajmachi trek takes you on a tour through tranquil hidden landscapes of Maharashtra. This ancient fort of Rajmachi is located in the Karjat region and is a perfect example of lost beauties in todays hustles. These beautiful forts were built by Shivaji Maharaj during the 17th century and strive for a favourite trekking destination amongst ardent adventure seekers.
Delight in this awe-inspiring quaint Rajmachi fort which provides you with pleasant views of Borghat, a historic trade route located in this region of Maharashtra. Admire the beauty of Shrivardhan Fort and Manoranjan fort crowned at the pinnacle with this amazing Rajmachi fort trek. This stunning ancient beauty can be reached via two ways, while Kondivide village route might get tricky at times, however, the most preferable route is from Lonavala as it is much easy and provides the best of the views.
Standing amidst the dense forests, Rajmachi trek provide you with some amazing sceneries, this stunning place is a beauty to the eyes especially in the winter season as you will be witnessing random waterfalls and lush greenery at every turn while trekking. Rivet in this amazing experience with friends and family like never before!
Timings: 05:20 PM
Meeting Point: Lonavala Railway Station
Note: Suggested train to the board is the 11009/Mumbai CST-Sinhagad Express, timings are: 14:30 CST, 14:40 Dadar, 15:08 Thane, 15:28 Kalyan, 16:08 Karjat, 17:08 Lonavala.
Day 1 - Lonavala - Rajmachi
Around 06.10 pm - Assemble at Lonavala Railway Station and Move towards Jambhul pada by Jeep (sharing)
Around 07:00 pm - Reach Jambulpada, Introduction time and start jungle Trek towards Rajmachi
Around 09.00 pm - Reach Base Village
Around 09.30 pm - Dinner - Stay in Tent or Home Stay
Around 10:00 pm - Go for the jungle trails
Around 11.00 pm - Lightouts Sleep
Day 2 - Lonavala - Rajmachi
06.00 AM - Wake Up & enjoy the beautiful sunrise.
06:30 AM - Breakfast
08:30 AM - Shrivardhan Fort visit and exploration
12:00 PM - Return Towards Lonavala.
01:30 PM - Reach Lonavala railway station and catch a train back to your home with loads of memories.
Stay in tents
Travel cost from Kondane village to Karjat railway station
Travel cost from Lonavala to Rajmachi railway station
Lonavala to Tungarli dam base by auto
Jungle Jeep Ride till Phata
Things To Carry
A valid ID proof
All luggage to be packed and brought in big trekking sacks/ haversack
Water bottle (3 Liters)
Personal medications (if any)
Comfortable - sturdy pair of walking/ canvas/ sports
Torch with extra pair of batteries
Electoral or Energy Powder or Glucon D powder with some snacks & biscuits
Smoking and drinking during the trip is strictly prohibited
Group leader decision will be final and binding
Short pants till knee length allowed
Mapping pins reserves all the right to change/deviate/cancel the plans without prior notice
Telephonic confirmation is mandatory, if unable to contact kindly send a text message
Sleeveless/cut sleeves, low neck, figure-hugging shirts/tops are not allowed for the trek