Overview/Itinerary

Visapur Fort Trek

Visapur Fort is more massive of the twin fort Lohagad located at a higher height than Lohagad fort. There are many caves, water tanks, old houses, arch. There are two buildings which are roofless now which are now considered as government offices from the past. A stone built home can be found at Visapur Fort called Peshwas Wada popularly. Lord Hanuman carving can be seen at the fort, there are many temples dedicated to him at the fort. Visapur is ideal trekking destination near Mumbai, Pune, Lonavala. 

Visapur Fort Monsoon Trek Batches

June 2019

July 2019

August 2019
30th June 7th July 4th August
  14th July 11th August
  21st July 18th August
  28th July 25th August

 

Visapur Trek Event details

  • Monsoon Trek difficulty level: Easy to Medium

  • Endurance Level: Medium

  • Base village for Visapur: Malavli

  • Visapur Fort Height : 3556 feet approx.

  • Location: Lonavala

 

Visapur Monsoon Trek Itinerary

Train timings for Mumbai participants

Indrayani Express

  • 05:40 CSMT
  • 05:51 Dadar
  • 06:14 Thane
  • 06:33 Kalyan
  • 07:58 Lonavala
  • Move to Malavali by local train
  • 08:20 Lonavala
  • 08:28 Malavli

Train timings for Pune participants

Lonavala Local Train

  • 06:30 Pune
  • 06:35 Shivaji nagar
  • 07:35 Malavali

 

08:30 Meet at Malavali station and move towards Visapur fort base.

08:50 Breakfast at Local Restaurant 

09:30 Start ascend to the fort 

12:00 Reach at Visapur fort top and explore.

13:30 Descend the fort 

15:30 Reach at base and Lunch.

16:30 Move towards Malavli station.

17:30 Departure for Mumbai / Pune from Malavli station.

 

Note

  • People may board the same train from their respective stations of convenience.

  • Missing the train is missing Monsoon Trek to Visapur, no refund will be provided.

1 Day 30 Jun, 07 Jul, 14 Jul, and more Maharashtra
Inclusions/Exclusions
What we'll give/What we won't

What is included in the tour

  • 1 veg Breakfast and 1 veg Lunch.
  • Trek Leader Expertise Charges.

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Travel cost from Mumbai to Malavli and back.
  • Travel from Pune to Malavli and back.
  • Mineral water/lime water/ purchased for personal consumption
  • All kinds of Extra Meals / soft drinks ordered.
  • 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.
  • Any medical / Emergency evacuations if required.
Things to Carry
Things to Carry
  • 2/3 liters of water.
  • Some Dry fruits / Dry Snacks / Energy Bars.
  • Glucon D / ORS / Tang / Gatorade sachets.
  • Good Torch must with extra battery.
  • Trekking Shoes provide more grip and comfort on trek.
  • One Day Backpack 20 to 30 liters.
  • Rains are expected, so pack your bags accordingly to save them from getting wet.
  • Double pack your valuables / phones in plastic bags.
  • Rainwear / Poncho / Waterproof jacket etc. if you don’t want to get wet.
  • Sun Cap and Sunscreen.
  • Personal First aid and Personal Medicine.
  • Identity Proof.
  • Please wear Full sleeves and Full Track Pant this will protect from Summer Sun / Thorns / Insects / Prickles.
FAQ
Frequently Asked Questions

1. Can we drive till Malavli?

Yes, You can drive till base village. 

 

2. Distance from Mumbai Malavali?

Two and half hours drive from Mumbai 100 km approx.

 

3. Distance from Pune to Malavali?

Two hours drive from Pune - 65 km approx.

 

4. The number of days required for this event?

One day is required for the event. 

 

5. Is there food available on Visapur fort?

No. Food is available at base village.

 

6. How much time required to climb Visapur fort?

2-3 hours from the base village.

 

7. Where can we park our cars?

Base Village at your own risk.

 

8. Is there any parking charge?

Yes.

 

9. Are toilet available on Visapur fort?

Not available. During the trek, toilets are not available.

 

10. Do Single travellers female sign up for these events?

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

Many Single Travelling Female join our events.

 

11. Are Kids allowed on treks?

Kids below 15 with Parents supervision only.

 

12. What type of food will be provided?

Only Veg local home cooked food is available.

 

13. Phone Connectivity?

Limited phone connectivity is available for most cellular service.

 

14. 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 a must.

 

15. Will I get bottled water?

Normal well water shall be provided.

 

16. Can I charge my phone?

No electricity. Please carry a power bank if required.

 

17. How is the weather now?

Summer Temperature Night 20C - Day 39°C approx.

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

 

18. Can we smoke or drink alcohol?

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

 

19. 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.

 

20. How do I make payment?

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

In case your question is not listed above you can email us highfive@treksandtrails.org

Whatsapp us 8828004949 - 9764461419 

 

Visapur Fort Trek 2019 | Visapur Trekking in Monsoon

A Monsoon trek to Visapur Fort, the best place to spend a rainy evening right! Visit Visapur for a walk with your partner or enjoy with friends. Visapur Fort also called Visapoor Fort is a hill fort near Visapur village in Maharashtra, India. It is a part of the Lohagad-Visapur fortification.

The Visapur Fort trek will enthral you, it will make your journey amazing. Enjoy the thrills of trekking in the challenging terrains! Fort offers a majestic view from the height of 3556 feet. Located in Maharashtra near Pune district, the trek to Killa is one of the best treks to do in Monsoon.

Perched upon a lush green plateau, the Visapur Killa is a top-rated excursion destination for adventure mongers as well as nature lovers.
The Fort trek is a one-day trek accessible from Mumbai and Pune. It's a grand confusion of boulders and steps all the way up to the fort.

 

How can I go to Lonavala from Visapur fort?

Drive down straight further for Malavali station and further to Bhaje village. Take an Asiad or ST bus from Swargate at Pune and get down at the Malavali station. Use a share auto costing Rs 40 per person or walk the 2.5 km down. Local train: Take the local train to Lonavala which runs every hour.

 

How can I go to Visapur fort?

By Rail: The best way to reach Visapur fort by rail is to catch a direct train to Lonavala railway station, which is well connected to nearby cities and towns. From the station, you can hire a cab to the fort, which is situated at a distance of around 15 km.

 

How can I go to Visapur fort from Mumbai by train?

Visapur Fort has located 5 - 8 km from the Malavali railway station. You can either walk or take an auto to reach the base village from Malavali railway station. It will take you around 16 minutes by an auto rickshaw to reach the base.

Read all about Visapur Fort in Maharashtra which is one of the twin forts of Lohagad and Visapur fortification. Find out its location, lush green surroundings and how to reach it. Visapur Fort is a beautiful hill fort located near Maharashtra's Visapur village, on the Western Ghats and is a part of the two forts – Lohagad and Visapur.

Visapur and Lohagad are places full of beautiful mountains and forts. For an adrenaline-pumping trekking experience go on Lohagad Fort trek along with Visapur trek. Fort Visapur was built during the 17th century by first Peshwa of the Maratha Empire. The fort is adjacent to Lohagad fort and built much later than it.

 

 

 

 

Activity
Trekking
Destination
Lonavala
Duration
1 Day