Kalavantin Durg is situated on northeast side of Panvel, on Mumbai-Pune road. Can see it from express highway a V-Shaped one. The Left one is Kalwantin Durg & right side is Prabalgad.
The fort top commands an excellent view of the surroundings with Prabal in the front. Matheran, Chanderi, Shrimallang, Irshal Karnala, Manikgad, etc can be easily identified. Kalavantin durg is a adjoining hill (pinnacle) to Prabalgad.
Day 0: Saturday, 2nd April 2016
Meeting Point for Mumbai and Pune People: Panvel St Depot at 11:00 pm (Please check recommended train timing as given below)
Move ahead to Base Village by Pvt Vehicle in next an hour so..
Introduction, instructions and start the trek
Reach the top in Base Village in 2 hrs.
Rest till 05:00 am
Freshen up. Tea & Breakfast.
Day 1: Sunday, 3rd April 2016
Start Ascend towards Kalwantin by 06:00 am
Reach atop by 07:30 am. Explore & Start Descend by 08:30 am.
Back to base by 10:00 am Tea with snacks. Descend back till 12:00 noon.
Start our return journey and Reach Panvel by 01:00 pm
Identity proof (must)
A bottle of water (atleast 2 Ltrs) Compulsory
Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.
Torch with Extra Batteries
Sleeping Bag or Bedding
Personal Care stuff, Medicine those if u require usually
A good trekking shoes,
A haversack to put in all the things to be carried….so that one has ones hands free while trekking.
Pleases do not carry sling bags or Jholas.
Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments.
Travelling from Panvel to Panvel
Morning and Evening Refreshments
Wash rooms & Changing room facilities
Mineral water, Softdrinks etc.
Anything other than above mentioned inclusions
Recommended Local Train Timing
|Thane – Vashi Route||Harbour Route|
|Starting From||Thane(T)||Mumbai (CST)|
It is most essential to be fit and fine before heading for trekking. While planning your trekking trip, it is preferable to have a medical fitness check up done. If suffering from any kind of allergy or ailment, do carry proper prescribed medicines to prevent serious health problem including heatstroke, sever headache, cough, dehydration and hypothermia. Participants suffering from chronic conditions like asthma, bronchitis, blood pressure, migraine, diabetes etc should seek their physicians advice before coming.