Katraj To Sinhgad (K2S) is a popular night trek, it is a great trek to test your endurance and fitness as it covers series of hills (14 approx) with a total distance of approx 16 Kms.
Witness a magnificent view of city lights Pune, valleys with different shades of nature while feeling a fresh breeze brushing through your face as you conquer a mountain in front of you as well as mountain within you.
Difficulty Level: Moderate (Slippery descends, total distance covered and ups and downs)
Time Taken: 8-9 Hrs ( Approx.)
Things to Carry:
- At least 3 lts of water per person, as there is no water available on this route. (Carry 1 ltr of Glucon-D mixed water).
- Sports shoes with a good grip is a must.
- Carry your own food, snacks, Tiffen.
- Torch with extra pair of batteries.
- Carry a light Jacket.
9:00 to 9:30 PM - Meeting at swargate bus stand near Natraj Hotel
9:45 PM - Departure from the meeting point to Trek Start Point in Public Transport.
10:30 PM - Introduction, trek briefing, and stretching.
11:00 to 11:30 PM - Starting trek
3:00 to 4:00 AM - Major break with a bonfire, stories, cooking and hot and spicy serving of Maggie.
6:00 to 6:30 AM - Let your camera work and capture amazing sunrise through hills - photography time
7:00 to 7:30 AM - reach the base of Sinhagad Fort, get tea/Dahi/taak
7:30 AM - back to Pune through public transport till Swargate