Info: Endurance High Grade Medium Previous Trek Experience is needed or should be physically fit.
About Trek : This is one of the tough range treks, as distance needs to be covered is close to 55-60 km in 2 days. Its an ancient trade route. It is an old trade route where in some parts you can actually see the old built route with the help of stone. This is an awesome trek giving us a chance to enjoy each and every feature of Sahyadri weather those are steep falls to Konkan, huge plateaus or dense forest. Also, you will enjoy the enormous flowers and butterflies. This trek is an amazing beauty beyond camera one has to feel and experience. This old trade route will not only test your potential & endurance but also check your patience. Once in a lifetime experience!
Itinerary: Day 0 Friday
Meeting Point - 11.58pm: Meeting point: Lonavala Station, Platform no. 1, Near ticket window or Exit Gate on Friday midnight i.e. Saturday
Mumbai People Travel in Mahalaxmi / Dadar-Chennai / Latur / Bidar / Gadag / Chalukya Express or travel by Local till Karjat and followed by express till Lonavala Pune people 10.00pm Pune-Lonavala Local for Lonavala or bus anytime
*Vary IMP - Once you board the train please keep drinking water till you reach Lonavala.* *It will keep your body hydrated. Cramps and dehydration issue won't be seen next day*
Day 1 Saturday 12:30 am: Start our trek from Lonavala 03.30 am: Reach Valvand and rest for a couple of hours 06:00 am: Wake up call and Breakfast 06:30 am: Start trek 01:00 pm: Lunch Enroute (Carried by Participant) 06:00 pm: Reach Padarwadi Dinner and stay in temple /school/homestay
Day 2 Sunday 05:30 am: Wake up 06:00 am: Breakfast 07:00 am: Start trekking Reach Bhimashankar and Visit Temple Lunch Tired People can opt for ST bus from Bhimashankar for Pune / Mumbai 02:30 pm: Interested people Start to descend via Ganesh ghat till Khandas 08:00 pm: Reach Karjat
Cost of Rs. 2000/- PP
Inclusions: Travel from Kusur to Talpewadi Khandas to Karjat (Only for interested people) All Meals (Except Lunch on Saturday) Expertise
Exclusions: Lunch on Saturday. Mineral water, Any kind of insurance, Soft-drinks, etc. Anything other than above-mentioned inclusions.
Things to Carry : 3 lit water (Must) - Proper rain-gears like Umbrella / Raincoat / Windcheater (Must) - Packs things properly to protect from rain (Must) Torch with extra batteries (Must) Full sleeve T-shirts and full pant. (Must) Good trekking shoes, extra pair of socks (Must) Sunscreen, Mosquito repellant, Towel, a napkin, Extra Pair of clothes (Must) For overnight or two-day trek please carry bedding. (For 1-day trek bedding is not needed) - Proper Bedding like Sleeping Bag and Mat / 2 Shawls / 2 bed-sheets (Must) Camera, Cap, etc. (Optional) Electrolyte packets as energy drinks (optional) Carry eatable like fruits, dry fruits to munch on during trek and to avoid dehydration. A haversack to put in all the things. Good to have stick for support. Identity Card
RULES: No smoking. No plastic littering. Wear full sleeves, full track suite for protection. Proper footwear/shoes are essential for trek. Conserve and preserve our heritage. No deodorant / perfume. After the trek it's OK. We reserve all right to change/deviate/cancel the plans without any prior notice. No Extra adventure/out of itinerary behavior during trek. Trek leaders decision will be final and binding. Photographs will be taken during the activity which can be used for publicity purpose. Each member will be responsible for his/her own safety, Jewellery, Cash and baggage.
MEDICAL DISCLAIMER: It is most essential to be fit and fine before heading for trekking. While planning your trekking trip, it is preferable to have a medical fitness check-up done. If suffering from any kind of allergy or ailment, do carry proper prescribed medicines to prevent serious health problem including heatstroke, severe headache, cough, dehydration, and hypothermia. Participants suffering from chronic conditions like asthma, bronchitis, blood pressure, migraine, diabetes, etc should seek their physician's advice before coming.
REFUND AND CANCELLATION POLICY: No refund of the advance amount. If cancellation done prior to 20/10/7 days of outing 70%/50%/30% will be refunded respectively for 3-4 days event/ Dudhsagar. No refund after that. If cancellation done prior to 6/3/2 days of outing 70%/50%/30% will be refunded respectively for 1-2 days event. No refund after that. No cancellation amount will be refunded on Advance Payment. All the activities & programs carry an amount of risk of injury and you are aware that outdoor activities have an inherent risk of personal injury. You are joining an outdoor activity where any incident(reasons beyond control (like Natural calamities, riots, political uncertainty, public transport failure, etc.)/ Natural calamity can happen & you agree that organizer shall not be held responsible for any accident, mishap (including death) caused by any circumstances. Refund shall be payable with respect to the given refund norms. Midas reserves all rights to modify/change the camp/ program and to pre-pone (advance)/postpone the event and Midas Group will not be liable to refund booking charges in such a case.