Info : Grade:- Medium with Thrill. Canyoning with 3 Rock Patches. Endurance Medium
Sandhan valley is known as Wonder of nature & splendid of Sahayadri. Water carved valley of 200 ft deep and about 1.5 long which is located on the west side of the beautiful Bhandardara region, near Samrad village. Valley surrounded by mighty Alang, Madan & Kulang, Ratangad, Ajoba & Kalsubai. Brilliant & deep narrow rock floored ravine between the two high walls of the mountain range. At some places, its width is less than 3 ft so that at some places sun rays unable to reach.
So its called valley of the shadow. To go at the end side of gorge you have cross 2-3 water pools, water level changes according to seasons, in winter it is up to waist & in summer it is up to knee height. The Sandhan valley trek incorporates a rappelling experience and freehold rock climbing and descending, which cannot be undertaken by a group of rookies or individual trekkers. You would have to enlist the help of an operator who will, in addition to the technical gear also provide you camping gear.
Day 0: Friday.
Pune people please catch 06.35 pm Indrayani /06.50 pm Maysuru-Ajmer Express from Pune station and alight at Kalyan and catch below mentioned local from Kalyan.
Mumbai people please Catch 10.50 pm Kasara Local train from CST and meet us at Kasara
Day 1 : Saturday. 00:07 am: Kalyan 01:18 am: Kasara
Depart 2 Samrad by Private vehicle Reach Samrad by Private vehicle and rest till 05.30 am Start trek after Breakfast Cross the waist height water Body after 10 min of the trek in the valley. Lunch on the Way. It will local tasty Chapati and bhaji. If you want to add more flavor to it, then please carry Reach the Base, visit the Blue Lagoon Pond. Enjoy the enjoy with Antkashari, Gossips, Games, etc. Dinner and retire for the day. (Tents will be provided). Please carry bedding like
Day 2: Sunday.
Wake up Call, Freshen Up Breakfast Start to descend towards Dehne Travel to Asangaon by local transport. Lunch Reach Asangaon by 1:00 PM Reach Mumbai by 02.00 PM ( Which is Tentative )
Cost 1750/- per person.
Includes: Transportation from Kasara till Asangaon All meals Rappelling and gear Charges Tent charges First Aid and Expertise Charges
Cost Excludes: Mineral water, Any kind of insurance, Soft-drinks, etc. Anything other than the above mentioned inclusions.
Things to Carry : 3-liter water (Must) Torch with extra batteries (Must) Full sleeve T-shirts and full pants.(Must) Good trekking shoes, extra pair of socks (Must) Sunscreen, Mosquito repellant, Towel, a napkin, Extra Pair of clothes (Must) 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 a 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 leader's decisions will be final and binding. Photographs were taken during the activity which can be used for publicity purposes. Each member will be responsible for his/her own safety, Jewellery, Cash and baggage.