Treks and Trails India - Overnight Camping at Rajmachi Village near Lonavala on 9th - 10th May 2015
Type: Overnight Camping
Region: Karjat / Lonavala
Cost: Rs. 1800.00 per person.
At Rajmachi - Shrivardhan and Manoranjan can also be considered as two separate forts. There is one small plateau in between them. A temple of 'Bhairoba' is very beautiful. Shrivardhan is 'Bale killa' of Rajmachi. It is almost 3000 feet high. But it was mainly built to keep watch on Konkan area. Manoranjan is 2700 feet high. Manoranjan consists of strong walls, 3 doors and many water tanks. One can see Ulhas river, Dukes Nose (Nagphani), Karnala, Matheran, Mahuli and Bhimashankar etc.
We meet at 15:00 Hrs (sharp) at Lonavala Railway station on May 9th 2015. We all can come by the 16351/Mumbai CST-Nagercoil Balaji Express, timings are as follows:
15:15 Move towards Rajmachi Village in Private Jeep.
17:15 Rajmachi Village
18:00 Watch Sunset
20:00 Setup Tents and Have Dinner at Villagers House
21.30 Enjoy the Night
Camp Fire, Star Gazing, Barbeque, Jungle Walk, Watch Sunrise, Night Photography, Fort Exploration.
08:30 Wake Up
09:00 Break fast
10:00 Explore Rajmachi Village
12:30 Lunch at Village
13:30 Leave for Lonavala Station in Jeep
15:30 Reach station
We would be getting back to Dadar at 18:00 (Subjective).
This includes travel cost from Lonavala to Lonavala in Sumo Jeep, Barbeque, Camping tent on sharing basis, 1 Veg Dinner, Breakfast, 1 Veg lunch, TrekandTrails India charges if any.
Things to carry:
Plate and Spoon and Mug. Ready to eat food, like plum cakes, chocolate bar, some snacks & biscuits etc.
Water 2 lts (Mandatory). Good footwear (Mandatory). Sleeping Bag / Bed sheet / Pull over. Head Torch / Torch (Mandatory).
Extra pair of clothes, Towels & Napkins (Optional). Slippers or floaters (just to relax your feet before) (optional)
Personal small medical kit. (Which you require usually/Optional). Electoral / Tang powder. Cap / Goggles. (Optional)
Other things as per your choice.(Camera, Binoculars, etc.). Plastic bag to keep clothes dry. Haversack to put all these things.
TreksandTrails Advisory Note:
Kindly carry 1 Identity proof at least for the trek. It’s not a PICNIC or LEISURE TOUR. We all are going for an adventurous and interesting trekking exploration and camping. The leader’s decision will be final and all the members should abide by it. Do not destroy or dirty the archaeological, historical monuments. Please do not carry or wear any valuables, ornaments, jewellery, etc. If carried, then we Do Not take any liability for the same. 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 even local people.
***No plastic littering on the way or in hills/mountains.
***Participation confirmation only via confirmed bank transfer. ***
***** Telephonic confirmation is required to confirm your participation.****
Trek leader’s decision will be final and binding.
TreksandTrails reserves all the right to change/deviate/cancel the plans without prior notice.
Telephonic confirmation is mandatory, if unable to contact send a text message and we will call you back.
Sleeveless, low neck, figure hugging shirts/skirts/tops, short pants, hot pants not allowed.
Please avoid wearing Gold and other jewellery (at own risk)
Please do not carry handbags or Jholas or Sling bags on treks.
Participation contribution is non refundable and NOT transferable. We shall travel together as a group.