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Fireflies Special: BhimaShanker Night Trek With homestay

Sat, 8 Jun 3:30PM - Sun, 9 Jun 5:30PM
Rs 1200
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Outdoors / Open Air
Transportation Avaliable : Yes
Alcohol Allowed : No
Tour Duration : 1 days, 1 nights
Venue Type : Homestay
Stay Type : Tents,Dormitory
  • Veg
Activity : Trekking,Camping
Stay Included
Breakfast Avaliable



We start the trek in the evening hours via Ganesh ghat and halfway through when it gets dark we could see the glittering fireflies on many trees. We take a day break near padarwadi for dinner and night stay in a hut. Imagine fireflies on the ceiling of the room where you rest for the day!

That's what ramblers experienced last year. On Day 2 we will kick start the day with rest of the ascending trek to the historical Bhimashanker.

After visiting Bhimashanker we descend back on the same trail followed by lunch and descend towards the base village.

Grade: Moderate, Highest Elevation- 3500 feet, Total Distance 20 km approx.


fireflies at many places in the trail.

Jyotirlinga Temple.

Homestay in the hamlet.

Homemade food by the locals.

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Assemble at Neral Railway Station - 03:30 p.m.(Take 01:40 p.m. CST to Karjat Fast train in central line)

journey to the base village Khandas by hired jeep/van (1 hour approx)

Event briefing - 15 min.

Ascend trek to padarwadi from the base village via Ganesh Ghat (2 hours approx.)

Reach Padarwadi and Explore into woods to catch a glimpse of fireflies.

Dinner Break -1 hour.

Rest for the day in shared accommodation at villagers house.


Wake up call (6:00 am)

Freshup & Breakfast break - 1hour.

  Trek to BhimaShanker- 2 hours.

Visit Bhimashanker Temple (optional) - 1hour.

  Trek to Gupt BhimaShanker - 2 hours.

Descend trek to Khandas via Ganesh Ghat -4 hours approx.

Lunch break at padarwadi - 1 hour approx. 

journey to Neral Railway station by hired vehicle from Khandas. - 1 hour. 


Expenses & Registration

Expenses & Registration


INR 1200 per head, Inclusive of hired vehicle transport from Neral - Khandas - Neral, veg Dinner & homestay on DAY 1; Breakfast, veg Lunch on DAY 2.

How to Register:

Step -1: Go through the online payment.

Step-2: After payment, you will be requested to fill up the Mandatory disclaimer form online where you have to fill in relevant details including full address.

Step -3: Now your participation is confirmed & Organizer will create WhatsApp group on the day of the event for coordination, We will coordinate through SMS/ Call if the participant is not available in WhatsApp.




What to Wear:

Quickdry full sleeve clothes. (Avoid Jeans or thick pants!!!)

Trekking shoes /outdoor boots/ sports shoes with a good grip.

What to Bring:

Carry a single rucksack with the following things:

Minimum 2 liters of water.

Raincoat/ poncho.

Bedding that includes a Sleeping bag or blanket (mandatory).

Cap/ Hat/mosquito repellent.

Torch with extra pair of battery

Toiletry kit, tissue roll.

Spare set of clothes.

Strictly no littering, carry an extra bag for non-biodegradable (plastic) wastage.

Personal medicines if any.

ID Proof is mandatory.





After online payment participant will need to fill up the mandatory disclaimer online form with accurate details else will be asked to refill by the event host.

Please do not cause delay and cause inconvenience for others and impact the schedule.

Below 18 must take the consent of the parents to participate.

Participants will be notified in prior when the itinerary is modified/ event get canceled due to any unforeseen circumstances.

If there is an unexpected change in weather during the event, the organizer has the rights to withdraw/ retreat.

Participants should pay for the expenses that are not mentioned in the expenses.

Event schedule may delay or advance due to unforeseen conditions so timings haven't mentioned except in the event start and end time.

Alcohol consumption/ smoking tobacco/ weed is strictly prohibited. Will be expelled from the event If found with consumption.

Please do not litter any plastic (biscuit pack covers, candy wrappers, etc.). We commit to keeping our events clean.

Washroom facility is inadequate throughout the event.

Participants should coordinate, disciplined and align together as a team during the event.

Please do not expect luxury facilities and appreciate being cooperative with fellow ramblers.

Fireflies visibility are subjective to weather conditions, do not imply us if they aren't visible.

Though we assure safety as a top priority, Event Organizers are not responsible for any severe injuries or fatal events.

No group discount is applicable.

We rely on third-party payment gateways to make the registration process simple and easy, It also includes the convenience fee along with the main event fee which will be shown at check out that should be borne by the participant.

If a participant cancels their registration one day before the event or on the day of the event, a refund of 60% is paid.

No refund will be provided if the participant doesn't show up on the day of the event.


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Bhimashanker ( Outside Mumbai )
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