Overnight Trek to Rajmachi and Kondane Caves  2017

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About Rajmachi Village

Rajmachi Village has two forts, which were built by Shivaji Emperor during 17th century. It is a famous spot for trekking. It is a 16 km trekking distance from Lonavala Station. Rajmachi fort is a strategic fort overlooking Borghat, which was a historical trade route. Rajmachi peak has two fortified structures - the Shrivardhan fort and Manoranjan fort.

Batches for Rajmachi and Kondane Caves  2017

17th 18th June 2017

24th 25th June 2017

1st 2nd July 2017

8th 9th July 2017

15th 16th July 2017

22nd 23rd July 2017

29th 30th July 2017

 

Event Details

Event Details:

Type: Hill Fort

Height: 3600 ft (Approx.)

Grade: Easy- medium

Range: Kondivade to Karjat

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Cost: Rs 1300.00

 

Event  Itinerary

Rajmachi Trek Event Itinerary:

We meet at 17:15 Hrs. (sharp) at Lonavala Railway station

Suggested train to board is the 11009/Mumbai CST-Sinhagad Express, timings are:

  • 14:30 CST
  • 14:40 Dadar
  • 15:08 Thane
  • 15:28 Kalyan
  • 16:08 Karjat
  • 17:08 Lonavala.

 

Saturday

17:30 Auto rickshaw ride from Lonavala ST bus depot till Tungarli dam base.

18:00 Tungarli Dam

18:30 Walk/Hike from Tungarli Dam to Rajmachi - 4hrs/17 kms max.

22:00 Reach base village.

22:30 Dinner

 

Sunday

06:30 Wake Up

07:00 Breakfast

08:00 Manoranjan fort and Shrivardhan fort exploration.

12:30 Lunch

13:30 Descend from Rajmachi to Kondane (3 hrs.)

16:00 Kondane caves

17:00 Kondane village

18:30 Karjat railway station

 

Cost Includes:

  • Travel cost from Lonavala to Tungarli dam base on Saturday,
  • 1 Veg Dinner, Breakfast, 1 Veg lunch.
  • TreksandTrails India charges if any.
  • Villager House Homestay Dormitory.

Cost Exclusions:

  • Mineral water/lime water/ purchased for personal consumption.
  • Food/Tea purchase while travelling to site and back.
  • Any medical / Emergency evacuations if required. Travel cost from Mumbai to Lonavala / Karjat and back.

 

How to Register

Batches for Rajmachi and Kondane Caves  2017

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For registration and confirmation transfer Rs. 1300.00 per person in the given a/c


Bank Name: State Bank of India

 Account No: 32248535175

 Account Holder Name: Mr. Rajesh Mhaddalkar

 Account: Savings

IFSC Code: SBIN0014771

Once payment is done, please send an email to     This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  with Transaction ID, Participant Names, email ID, mobile phone number, emergency contact number.


Please Call or email for any clarification 

Rajesh Mhaddalkar +919869629288 / +919768341848 (Trek Leader)

Treks and Trails  9619095743

Cancellation Policy:

  • 50 % refund if notified via phone conversation 3 days prior to the event date.
  • No refund if the cancellation requested is less than 3 days. No show No Refund.
  • Event Tickets cannot be transferred to another date against cancellation.
  • Event Tickets cannot be transferred to another person against cancellation.

 

Things to Carry

Things to Carry

  • Haversack to keep hands free
  • Water bottle 3lts.
  • One extra pair of clothes.
  • Ready to eat food – dry ration, like plum cakes, chocolate bar, some snacks & biscuits etc.
  • Electoral or GluconD powder.
  • Sleeping bag, carry mat.
  • Personal medicine prescribed by family doctor.
  • Please do not carry handbags or jolas for this trek.
  • Wear good trekking shoes.
  • Torch with extra an set of batteries, headlamp.

Event Risk

Treks and Trails India Rules

1. Smoking and drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited. Trek leader’s decision will be final and binding.

2. Treks and Trails reserves all the right to change/deviate/cancel the plans without prior notice.

3. Telephonic confirmation is mandatory, if unable to contact send us a text message.

4. Sleeveless, low neck, figure hugging shirts/tops, short pants, hot pants not allowed.

5. Please avoid wearing Gold and other jewellery (at your own risk)

 

Medical Disclosures

Disclosures on medical conditions and Event Risk Profile:

It is mandatory that you visit your personal physician before enrolling for the trip if you suffer from any illness of any kind and disclose the same and your medical history to the organizers of the trip so that best possible arrangements can be carried out post approval. As organizers of the trip, we will be responsible for providing basic first aid throughout the trip. In case of unexpected mishaps or accidents, we will arrange for the injured patron to be taken to the nearest medical hospital wherever possible. The medical expenses will have to be borne by the patrons themselves. The cost mentioned above is for Indian citizens ONLY payable in Indian Rupees.

We recommend you to please take care while walking / climbing / trekking. Wearing of any valuables, ornaments, jewellery etc. is prohibited. Rock Climbing, Rappelling, Trekking or any adventure activity is potentially risky. For all these events, you are at your own risk. Organizers are not responsible for any accident or compensation in whatsoever manner. We should strictly follow the code of conduct, to avoid troubling our fellow trekkers or other people from our group or outside. Do not misinterpret it as a PICNIC or LEISURE TOUR. We all are going for an adventurous and interesting trekking expedition. Note, this trek route does not have any fixed/proper/appropriate washrooms or bathrooms.

FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

Can we drive till rajmachi Village?

Not in monsoon 

How far it is from Mumbai/Pune?

3 hours drive from Mumbai, 125 km approx.

Number of days required for this event?

2 days and 1 Night

Where can we park our cars?

Lonavala at your own risk 

Is there any parking charge?
Yes.

Do you provide sleeping bags?

Mattress: NO

Sleeping bag: NO - For hygiene reasons we don't provide sleeping bags.

Provision for toilet tents will be made at Villagers House - eastern style commode.

We have 60 - 40 % or more Male - Female ratios on our events

Kids below 15 with Parents supervision only

Food preference only Veg local cooked available

Limited phone connectivity available for most cellular services

Stay will be in dormitory villagers house simple sleeping mat is provided 

Registration against 100% upfront payment only on the spot payment not accepted

Normal well water shall be provided

No electricity. Please carry a power bank if required

Summer Temperature Night 17- Day 39°C approx.

People caught smoking or drinking alcohol will be asked to exit event on immediate basis.

Event Update

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