Pabalmachi is situated between Matheran and Panvel in Raigad district of Maharashtra. Prabalmachi is the base village of Klavantina and Prabalgad. The Altitude of Prabalgad is around 2300 ft from sea level. Earlier Prabalgad is known as MURANJAN. This fort capture by Maratha Empire in 1657 and MURANJAN renamed as Prabalgad. It is sister fort is Irasalgad. Right next to Prabalgad, North side V shape Klavantin Fort is there. Prabalgad Fort of building by Bahamani Sultan. They were using it as a watchtower and keep an eye at Konkan region. Prabalgad lies on the Prabal plateau between Matheran and Panvel and can be easily spotted from the Mumbai-Pune expressway. The "Ulahas River" runs to the east of the fort while the "Gadhi River" runs to the west. The Patalganga River is to the south.
The forts of Chanderi and Peb are to the west. The Manikgad Fort is to the south while the Karnala fort is located towards the north. Kalavantin (also known as Kalavati or Kalavantinicha Sulka) is a 685m high pinnacle on the northern edge of the Prabal plateau. It is located near the Machi and near the Vajepur village. This is the site of the Kalavantin Durg.
Some Information about Prabalmachi Type: Trek Height: 2300 ft Grade: Easy Endurance: Easy
Train Time Table (CST to Panvel) 06:00 am CST 06:18 am Wadala 06:29 am Kurla 06:48 am Vashi 07:18 am Panvel
Train Time Table (Thane to Panvel) 06:19 am Thane 06:48 am Nerul 07:10 am Panvel
Itinerary 07:30 am : Meeting point Panvel railway station 09:00 am : Post Breakfast, Start journey towards base village 10:00 am : Reach base village 10:30 am : Introduction and instructions 11:00 am : Start trekking towards Prabalmachi 12:30 pm: Reach Prabalmachi 01:00 pm: Explore the Prabalmachi, Have lunch 02:30 pm: Start descend 05:00 pm: Reach the base and Get ready for departure 06:30 pm: Reach Panvel station 08:00 pm: Reach Mumbai
Things to Carry Identity Card 2 liters water Lunch Trekking Shoes Enerzol powder or Glucon D powder Snacks & biscuits Extra pair of clothes Clean napkin or towel Raincoat/ Wind cheater (Avoid umbrella) Cap, sunglasses, scarf Haversack or backpack (No sling bags) Camera (optional) Please carry personal medicines if any
Includes: Panvel to Panvel Transport Morning Breakfast Mumbai Mountain Hikers Expertise
Exclude: Lunch Anything personal expense Water bottle/soft drink
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