Event Summary and Introduction:
Name of Event: Weekday trek to Sarasgad, in Pali Maharashtra
Difficulty Level: Medium
Endurance Level: High
Food Arrangement: None on the fort, however we can buy food/pack lunch from the base village.
Transport: Regular ST buses are available from Mumbai/ Pune to Pali village.
Height of Fort: 1600 ft approx.
Base Village: Pali
District: Pali Raigad
Route from Pune: Pune - Lonavala - Khopoli - Pali
Route from Mumbai: Mumbai - Panvel - Wadkal - Wakand - Pali
Distance from Mumbai: 125 km approx.
Distance from Pune: 130 km approx.
Total Climbing time: 2 hours 30 Minutes
Total Climbing distance: 5 km approx.
Cost per person: Rs.1500.00
TreksandTrails trek Schedule:
Departure from Dadar station (east) near Pritam Dhabha at 05:00 am
Reach Pali, have breakfast. Start trek
Post descend have Lunch in Pali. Then travel back to Mumbai
Transport by private Non-A/C vehicle. 1 Veg breakfast, 1 Veg Lunch, TreksandTrails charges if any.
All kinds of Extra Meals / Drinks Ordered. Insurance, tips, Porters, bottled mineral water, aerated drinks etc. 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 road blocks, bad weather.
Things to carry
Haversack to keep hands free, water bottle 3lts. Extra Pair of clothes. Ready to eat food, like plum cakes, chocolate bar, some snacks & biscuits etc. Electoral or GluconD powder. Personal medicines. Sun protection cap, googles, some ready to eat food like plumb cake, biscuit, fruits.
TreksandTrails, India rules:
Smoking and drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited. 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 us, please send us a text message.
Sleeveless, low neck, figure hugging shirts/tops, short pants, hot pants not allowed. Please do not carry handbags or jolas or sling bags.
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.
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