Overview/Itinerary

Dhodap Fort is the 2nd Highest Fort in Maharashtra after Salher Fort and Dhodap hill is the third highest hill peak in Maharashtra. Dhodap hill ranks as 29th highest peak in Western Ghats.

Dressed stone and brickwork combination was used to built Dhodap Fort.  Both sides of the forts have strong bastion. Dhodap has a pointed cliff called Shembi cliff. Things to see beautiful entrance door, Ikhara cliff on the eastern side of Dhodap is ideal for rock climbers. Dhodap Fort has many caves and temple of Lord Hanuman, Lord Shiva and Lord Ganesha. Reaching top of Dhodap involves climbing rock cut stone steps. You can see Rawla - Jawla Fort on west face and Ikhara Peak on east face.

 

Dhodap Fort Information 

  • Fort Type - Hill Fort
  • Dhodap Fort Height Height -  4751 ft above M.S.L
  • Dhodap Fort Trek Grade - Medium 
  • Dhodap Fort Base Village - Hattigaon
  • Region - Kalwan range
  • Range - Satmala Nashik

 

Dhodap Fort Trek - Event Itinerary

Day Zero

Please board the below - Kasara Local Train - Central Railway

  • CSMT - 21:32
  • Byculla - 21:40
  • Dadar - 21:50
  • Kurla - 22:00
  • Ghatkopar - 22:06
  • Thane - 22:27
  • Dombivli - 22:50
  • Kalyan - 23:01
  • Kasara - 00:11

Meet Trek Leader near Kasara ticket counter

 

Day One

  • 00:30 - Drive towards Hattigaon base village
  • 04:00 - Reach Hattigaon Base Village
  • 05:00 - Early breakfast and Tea
  • 05:30 - Group Introduction and Trek Leader Instruction
  • 09:30 - Reach Dhodap Fort, Explore .
  • 10:30 - Enjoy early Lunch - Please carry one time lunch
  • 11.30 - Start descending towards Hattigaon base village Dhodap fort
  • 14:00 - Reach Base Village
  • 14:15 - Jeep journey begins for Kasara Railway Station
  • 17:30 - Reach Kasara Railway Station leave for CSMT
  • 18:18 -  Board 18:18 CSMT Local for Mumbai

 

 

1 Night 1 Day Available on request
Inclusions/Exclusions
What we'll give/What we won't

What is included in the tour

 

  • Kasara to Kasara Jeep
  • Trek Leader expertise
  • Breakfast and Tea
  • Evening Tea

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Please buy local train ticket return Kasara
  • Please carry one time lunch for this trek
  • Anything not mentioned in cost includes
Activity
Trekking
Destination
Maharashtra
Duration
1 Day