START: PANVEL AGES: MINIMUM: 5 FINISH: PANVEL GROUP SIZE MINIMUM: 1, MAX 100 COUNTRY: MAHARASHTRA/ INDIA DURATION: 1 DAY/ 1 NIGHT BUDGET: RS.888 PER HEAD
Major Attractions Of Campsite:
1.Scenic view of the city from Prabalmachi / plateau and the cool breeze 2.Enjoy a panoramic view of the Surrounding and the city and Sahyadri Mountain range like Matheran hill station, Chanderi Fort, Hajimalang, Famous Bollywood actor Farmhouse of Mr. Salman Khan 5. Best Campsite of Prabalmachi at the top of the plateau
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 of 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 - Saturday 06:00 pm: Meet at Panvel Station Near SBI ATM 06:10 pm: Move towards Thakurwadi (base village) in our transfer vehicle Trek leader will be with you. 07:10 pm: Local trek Leader will join you and we will start the trek towards Prabalmachi Campsite 09:00 pm: Reach campsite at Prabalmachi and get refreshed 09:05 pm: Tent allocation Accommodation in the best camp of Prabalmachi Hilltop camps on a double or triple sharing basis as per your request. 09:20 pm: Fresh-up and welcome tea get relax at campsite. 10:00 pm: Dinner 10.30 pm: Start campfire, play and share stories (especially ghost stories), make new friends and enjoy the campfire. 12:30 pm: Off to the tents for a night of sound sleep (For those who are very sleepy). Day Ends
Day 2 - Sunday 06:30 am: Wake up call, get refreshed by a hot cup of tea and breakfast 07:00 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 photos with an amazing mountain top view 09:30 am: Start the descend towards Prabalmachi 11:00 am: Reach Prabalmachi, Campsite 11:30 am: Get Ready to tart to descend towards Thakurwadi (After a mandatory group pic!!!) 12:30 pm: Reach Thakurwadi, say your goodbyes with a promise to meet again, leave for Panvel in our transfer vehicle with our driver.
Other Inclusions 1. Transportation from Panvel to Base village Thakurwadi to Panvel by private vehicle. 2. 1 Breakfast- Sunday 3. 1Dinner - Buffet (Veg/Non-Veg) (Saturday) 4. Tent 2 People or 3 people sharing basis on your request. (Blanket, mattress and pillows) 5. Toilet Facilities (2 Indian and 1 western)
Basic First Aid 7. Guide and expertise charges. 8. Forest entry fee 9. Games: Ludo, Carrom, Badminton, Playing Cards, Uno, Chess etc.
Things to carry 1. Reusable bottle with water (at least 1 liter) 2. Identity Proof 3. Ready to eat food like plum cakes, dry fruits, etc. 4. Torch 5. Jackets and woolens as it would get cold in the evening and morning. 6. Cap, Camera 7. Good trekking shoes 8. Personal care stuff, ORS, medicines which you require usually 9. A haversack to put all the things in, please do not carry sling bags or jholas
Advisory Smoking and drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited. Trek leader's decisions 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 campsite. Avoid carrying heavy items for the trek. Floaters and Sandals are not allowed, please wear sports shoes or trekking shoes of good quality.
Important: Participants 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.