Brace up for this amazing one day trek to Kalavantin Durg which was initially used as a watchtower. Located right next to Prabhalgad fort, this stunning ancient watchtower is situated on the old Mumbai-Pune route. Get ready to cut through lush-green thickets while you trek to Kalavantin Durg. While in the peaceful environs of this place, gather your wits for an amazing trek.
The mesmerizing scenery from this watchtower will definitely give you a memory to cherish for a lifetime. The remarkable thing about this trek is the amazing rock-cut steps that wind up their way up the mountain to take you to the top of the fort. Enthral in the panoramic view from the top, feel the thrill of an exposed climb via the stairs. Kalavantin Durg is also listed among 33 Most Beautiful Abandoned Places in one of the blogs. Witness a wide variety of flora and fauna as you trek. Enjoy the wide shots of lovely green mountains and narrow valleys as you continue your trail. Enjoy the journey, mesmerize with the beautiful winding trails leading you to the top with this pleasing trek to Kalavantin Durg.
Scaling the peak of Maharashtra.
Explore one of the steepest pinnacles
Camping Under The Million Star
Surreal greenery and blissful environment while Kalsubai trek
Panoramic view of several mountains
Day 1 -
DAY 1 - Saturday
06:00 pm Meet at Panvel Station
06:15 pm Move towards Thakurwadi (Base Village) in our transfer vehicle
07:15 pm Start trek towards Prabalmachi after a brief session
08:45 pm Reach campsite at Prabalmachi and get refreshed
09:30 pm Prepare for a night under the sky, have delicious local cuisine for Dinner
play a few games, share stories (especially ghost stories), make new friends and enjoy the campfire.
11:30 pm Off to the tents for a sound sleep. Day Ends
Day 2 -
DAY 2 - Sunday
06:00 am Wake up call,
06:30 am Move towards Kalavantin Durg, for those who would like to trek. Others can enjoy their morning at Prabalmachi
08:30 am Reach the pinnacle, bask in the majestic view from the top, take selfies with an amazing background
09:00 am Start the descend towards Prabalmachi
10:00 am Reach Prabalmachi, Campsite
10.30 am Breakfast is served
12:00 pm Start to descend towards Thakurwadi
01:00 pm Reach Thakurwadi, leave for Panvel in our transfer vehicle. This
brings us to the end of our trip
Transportation from Panvel to Base village to Panvel by private vehicle.
1 Breakfast- Sunday
1 Dinner - Buffet (Veg/Non-Veg) (Saturday)
Tent 2 People Sharing Basis. (Blanket, Mattress)
Basic First Aid
Guide and expertise charges.
Forest Entry Fee
Pick up and drop from Panvel.
Things To Carry
Bottle of Water (at least 2 liters)
Ready to eat food like plum cakes, dry fruits, etc.
Jackets and woolens as it would get cold in the evening and morning.
Good Trekking shoes
Personal care stuff, ORS, medicines which you require usually
A haversack to put all the things in, please do not carry sling bags or jhola
Smoking and drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited.
Trek leader's decision will be final and binding.
Participants or Members are responsible for his/her own safety and baggage
There is a freshen up / washroom facility at the top. There are 3 toilets in the base village.
Avoid carrying heavyweight for the trek.
Floaters and Sandals are not allowed, please wear sports shoes or trekking shoes of good quality
Important: Participant with any medical issues /history are not allowed to opt for this event. If he/she does so that it is done at the participant's risk. The management won't be responsible for any incident.