Kalsubai Peak Camping and Trek - Highest Peak of Maharashtra
Kalsubai Peak with height of 1646m or 5400 Feets 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 moon light at the highest peak of Maharashtra is thrilling 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 metres
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)
14:00 Meet at Kasara Railway Station near ticket counter and start journey towards Bari village by local jeep.
15:30 Reach Bari village.
16:00 Trek to campsite.
20:00 Reach campsite and rest.
Day 2 – Sunday
06:00 Wakeup call,
06:30 Reach Kalsubai top.
08:00 Start descend.
11:30 Reach at 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.
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
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
Please wear Full sleeves and Full Track Pant this will protect from Summer Sun / Thorns / Insects / Prickles.
Frequently Asked Questions:
1. Can we drive till Bari Village Kalsubai Maharashtra?
2. Kalsubai Map - Drive Through Map?
Please refer google maps or google earth
3. Distance from Mumbai Kalsubai - highest peak in Maharashtra?
Four hours drive from Mumbai - 155 km approx
4. Distance from Pune Kalsubai - highest peak in Maharashtra?
Five hours drive from Mumbai - 180 km approx
5. Number of days required for this event?
One days and One Night
6. Where can we park our cars?
Base Village at your own risk
7. Is there any parking charge?
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 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 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 firstname.lastname@example.org