Overview/Itinerary

Kalsubai Peak Camping and Trek - Highest Peak of Maharashtra

Kalsubai Peak with a height of 1646 meter or 5400 Feet is famous as the highest peaks in Maharashtra. Kalsubai Mountain lies in the Sahyadri mountain range falling under Kalsubai Harishchandragad wildlife sanctuary. Kalsubai Height being the highest peak, it commands a beautiful view. Since Bhandardara Dam and Kalsubai Peak is extremely famous, enough effort has been made to make this trek easy. There are steel railings, chains, and ladders at places where it is difficult to climb. Camping under the stars and moonlight at the highest peak of Maharashtra is thrilling to experience.

 

Kalsubai Trek and Camping Event Details


 

  • Kalsubai Trek Difficulty Level - Medium

  • Base Village Kalsubai Trek - Bari

  • Shikhar Kalsubai Region - Igatpuri / Bhandardara

  • Total time required for climbing Kalsubai Shikhar 4 hours one way

  • Trekking Duration  1 Night 1 Day

  • Climbing Kalsubai  Distance - 5.5 km one way

  • Kalsubai Peak Height - 1646 meters

  • Highest Peak of Maharashtra Kalsubai Peak in  5400 feet - 1646 meters

  • Cost: Rs 1700 per person 

Kalsubai Trek and Camping Event Itinerary

Day 1 – Saturday

Catch CSMT- Kasara fast local

  • CSMT-Kasara local timings
  • 11:46 Mumbai (CSMT)
  • 11:53 Byculla
  • 11:59 Dadar
  • 12:06 Kurla
  • 12:10 Ghatkopar
  • 12:26 Thane
  • 12:39 Dombivli  
  • 12:48 Kalyan
  • 13:58 Kasara

14:00 Meet at Kasara Railway Station near the ticket counter and start the journey towards Bari village by local jeep.

15:30 Reach Bari village.

16:00 Trek to the campsite.

20:00 Reach campsite and rest.

21:00 Dinner.

 

Day 2 – Sunday

06:00 Wakeup call,

06:30 Reach Kalsubai top.

07:30 Breakfast.

08:00 Start descend.

11:30 Reach at the base.

12:00 Lunch at Bari village.

13:00 Start journey towards Kasara railway station.

15:00 Reach Kasara Railway Station.

Please note, Missing the train is missing Kalsubai trek and Camping, no refund will be provided.

 

 

overnight Available on request Bari, Maharashtra
Inclusions/Exclusions
What we'll give/What we won't

What is included in the tour

  • 1 Dinner, 1 veg Breakfast and 1 Lunch

  • Travel Kasara to Kasara by Local Jeep

  • Tented stay on sharing basis on top of mountain

  • Trek Leader Expertise Charges.

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Travel till Kasara and back

  • Lunch on Saturday

  • All kinds of Extra Meals / soft 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 roadblocks, bad weather

Things to Carry
Things to Carry
  • 2/3 liters of water

  • Good Torch must with extra batteries

  • Trekking Shoes provide more grip and comfort on trek

  • Sleeping material. (Sleeping mat, Sleeping bag or 2 bedsheets)

  • Proper backpack (No side bag or jholas)

  • Some Dry fruits / Dry Snacks / Energy Bars / ready to eat food

  • Glucon D / ORS / Tang / Gatorade sachets

  • Sun Cap and Sunscreen.

  • Personal First aid and Personal Medicine.

  • Extra Clothes, Napkin.

  • Winter Jacket, Cap, Muffler

  • Identity Proof.

  • Please wear Full sleeves and Full Track Pant this will protect from Summer Sun / Thorns / Insects / Prickles.

Route Map

Kalsubai-Peak-Night-Trek-Map

FAQ
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions:

  1.  Can we drive till Bari Village Kalsubai Maharashtra?

Yes

 

 2. Kalsubai Map - Drive Through Map?

Please refer google maps or google earth

 

 3. Distance from Mumbai Kalsubai Shikhar highest peak in Maharashtra?

Four hours drive from Mumbai - 155 km approx

 

 4. Distance from Pune Kalsubai Shikhar highest peak in Maharashtra?

            Five hours drive from Mumbai - 180 km approx

 

  5. The number of days required for this event?

      One day and One Night is required for Kalsubai Camping and Trek 

 

  6. Where can we park our cars?

            Base Village at your own risk

 

  7. Is there any parking charge?

Yes

 

  8. Do you provide sleeping bags?

            NO - For hygiene reasons we don't provide sleeping bags

 

  9. Are Toilet Available on Kalsubai Mountain?

            Toilet available at base village only

 

  10. Do Single Travellers Female signup 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 available for most cellular services

 

 14. Where will we stay?

            Homestay is required for this event.

 

 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 a 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 17- Day 39°C approx

              Monsoon 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 the event on an 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 the homestay

 

 21. 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 connect@treksandtrails.org

Pickup point
Directions.
kalsubai Treking And Camping, Bari, Maharashtra, India View on Map