Vasota Fort Trek

Vasota Fort

 

About Vasota Fort:

Vasota fort is situated on the banks of the Shiv Sagar dam. Met Indavali is the base village of Vasota. From here the forest path leads us to the top of Vasota. It takes two hours to reach the top. It is a gradual climb and through dense forest. It is an ideal trek in winter and summer. The view from top is breathtaking. The fort is covered by a thick reserved forest. On the eastside are the backwaters of Shiv Sagar dam. After that one can see the mountain range of Kas Mahabaleshwar. Steep falls or cliffs on the west side of the fort and the mountain ranges add to the beauty of the place. Nageshwar cave is visible on the north of the fort. It is a two hours trek from Vasota.

Highlights of Vasota Fort Trek

  • Camping under stars.
  • Night photography - Astrophotography.
  • Boat Ride.
  • Jungle Trek.

 

Batches for Vasota fort trek:

 

Event Details

Vasota fort trek details

Vasota fort difficulty level: Medium.

Vasota fort endurance level: Very high.

Height of Vasota fort: 3614 ft.

Base village for Vasota fort: Met Indavali.

District: Satara.

Region: Koyna.

Total time required for climbing: 3-4 hours.

Cost: Rs 3400 from Mumbai

         Rs 3000 from Pune

 

Event Itinerary

Vasota fort trek itinerary

Day 0 – Friday Night

Pick up for Mumbai people

21:45 - Meeting at Pritam Dhaba, Dadar (East).

22:00 - Departure from Pritam Dhaba.

22:30 - Pick up at Chembur Diamond garden.

23:00 - Pick up at Vashi below main bridge.

23:15 - Pickup at kalamboli near McDonalds.

Pick up for Pune people

01:00 - Pick up at Hinjewadi Flyover.

01:15 - Pick up at Chandani chowk.

01:30 - Pick up at Katraj chowk.

Day 1 – Saturday

04:00 - Reach Bamnoli & Take rest.

06:00 - Freshen up.

06:30 - Breakfast & Introduction.

07:15 - Move towards boating point.

07:30 - Start boat ride for Met Indavali.

10:00 - Reach Met Indavali.

10:30 - Start ascend.

14:00 - Reach Vasota fort top & explore fort.

15:00 – Lunch.

15:30 - Start descend.

17:00 - Reach the base & start boat ride for Bamnoli.

19:00 - Reach Bamnoli at campsite.

20:00 – Dinner.

Day 2 – Sunday

06:00 - Wake-up call.

06:30 - Freshen up.

07:00 – Breakfast.

08:00 - Start journey towards sajjangad.

09:00 - Reach Sajjangad fort and explore.

13:00 - Lunch.

Drop for Pune people

16:30 - at Katraj Chowk.

17:00 - at Chandani chowk.

17:15 - at Hinjewadi flyover.

Drop for Mumbai people

19:30 - at Kalamboli.

20:00 - at Vashi.

22:00 - at Dadar.

 

Cost Includes

  • 2 veg Breakfast, 2 veg Lunch and 1 veg Dinner.

  • Travel Dadar to Dadar by private vehicle.

  • Tented stay on sharing basis.

  • Trek Leader Expertise Charges.

Cost Excludes

  • All kinds of Extra Meals / soft drinks ordered.

  • Insurance, tips, Porters, bottled mineral water, aerated drinks etc.

  • Camera charges.

  • Any kind of personal expenses.

  • Any kind of cost which is not mentioned in the cost includes above.

  • All expenses incurred due to unforeseen and unavoidable circumstances like roadblocks, bad weather.

 

NOTE - Please carry packed lunch for day 1.

 

How to Register

Batches for Vasota Fort from Mumbai

For registration and confirmation transfer Rs. 3400.00 per person.

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, Pickup Point, email ID, mobile phone number, emergency contact number.

Please Call or email for any clarification 

  • Treks and Trails Mumbai 8828746865 / 8828004949

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.


 

Batches for Vasota Fort from Pune

For registration and confirmation transfer Rs. 3000.00 per person.

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, Pickup Point, email ID, mobile phone number, emergency contact number.

Please Call or email for any clarification 

  • Treks and Trails Mumbai 8828746865 / 8828004949

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

Thing to carry

  • 2/3 litters of water.
  • Lunch for day 1.
  • Some Dry fruits / Dry Snacks / Energy Bars / ready to eat food.
  • Glucon D / ORS / Tang / Gatorade sachets.
  • Good Torch must with extra battery.
  • Trekking Shoes provide more grip and comfort on trek.
  • Sleeping material.
  • One Day Backpack 20 to 30 litres.
  • Sun Cap and Sunscreen.
  • Personal First aid and Personal Medicine.
  • Extra Clothes.
  • Identity Proof.
  • Please wear Full sleeves and Full Track Pant this will protect from Summer Sun / Thorns / Insects / Prickles.

{FAQ Vasota Fort Trek}

Frequently Asked Questions:

  1.  Can we drive till Bamnoli?

Yes.

  2. Distance from Mumbai to Bamnoli?

Six hours drive from Mumbai - 295 km approx.

  3. Distance from Pune to Bamnoli?

            Four hours drive from Pune - 150 km approx.

  4. Number of days required for this event?

            Two days and two nights.

  5. Is there food available on Vasota fort?

            No. Food available at Bamnoli.

  6. Is there water available on Vasota fort?

             No. Please carry 2-3 litters of water from village.

  7. How much time required climbing Vasota fort?

            3-4 hours (one way).

  8. Where can we park our cars?

            Bamnoli - at your own risk

  9. Is there any parking charge?

Yes.

10. Are toilet available on Vasota fort?

Not available. During the trek toilets are not available.

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

11. Do single female travellers sign up for these events?

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

            Many Single Travelling female join our events

12. Are Kids allowed on treks?

             Kids below 15 with Parents supervision only

13. What type of food will be provided?

             Only Veg local home cooked food is available.

14. Phone Connectivity?

             Limited phone connectivity available for most cellular service

15. Is cash payment or spot payment accepted?

             Cash payment is not accepted.

  Registration against 100% upfront payment only via Paytm / UPI / NEFT / IMPS / Payment Gateway

On the spot payment not accepted.

We need to book in advance bus / jeep and make other arrangements upfront payment is must.

16. Will I get bottled water?

              Normal well water shall be provided

17. Can I charge my phone?

               No electricity. Please carry a power bank if required

18. How is the weather now?

              Summer Temperature Night 20oC - Day 35°C approx

              Monsoon it rains very heavily please double pack your expensive phones and gadgets

19. Can we smoke or drink alcohol?

              NO. People caught smoking or drinking alcohol will be asked to exit event on immediate basis.

20. Can we listen to music on bluetooth speaker?

   Listening to music on earphones or bluetooth speaker is not allowed while trekking, bluetooth speaker not allowed inside homestay

 21. How do I make payment?

              You can pay online on our website in how to register tabs.

Incase your question is not listed above you can email us   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 

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