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Trek to Harishchandragad fort on 27th - 28th Nov '15

Ascend via pachnai - Descend via Khireshwar

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Trek to Harishchandragad Fort on 28th – 29th Nov ’15


Some Information about the fort:
Date: 27th – 28th Nov ’15
Type: Hill Fort
Height: 4500 Feet above MSL (Approx)
Grade: Easy (3 hrs trek)

Endurance Level: Moderate
Region: Malshej Ghats
Base Village: Pachnai, Khireshwar

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Product Description

Harishchandragad: is an an ancient fort from the Medieval period where the Great sage Changdev (Writer of the epic Tatvasaar), used to meditate in the 14th century.

Konkan Kada: One of the biggest cliffs of the sahyadris, fascinating many people from years together. Facing towards the konkan side, the cliff looks down upon the Konkan with a breathtaking view of the surrounding region. Not only vertical, but it has an overhang, almost like a cobra's hood.

Kedareshwar: The cave of Kedareshwar has a big Shivlinga, which is totally surrounded by water.

Day 0: Friday Night

start from mumbai by second last Kasara Local.

Time Table -
10:50 pm: CST
10:57 pm: Byculla
11:04 pm: Dadar
11:12 pm: Kurla
11:17 pm: Ghatkopar
11:27 pm: Mulund
11:31 pm: Thane
11:54 pm: Dombivali
00:03 am: Kalyan
01:18 am: Kasara

It is advised to board the second last compartment of the train from your respective stations so that we can meet in the compartment itself.

Day 1 - Saturday

Alight at Kasara, Overnight travel to Pachnai
Reach Pachnai by Private vehicle
Morning Refreshment at base village
Start trek by 8.00 am
Reach top by 11.30 pm
Post Lunch Explore the fort.
Stay and Dinner in the caves of the fort.

Day 3: Sunday.

Explore the remaining fort.
Breakfast and descend via Khireshwar Route.
Have lunch at Base village,
Start Return Journey towards Kalyan.

    • Things to carry:
      Water, Torch, A plate, mug, and spoon,

      Bedding with extra Papers, Extra Clothes

Windcheaters, Camera, Cap, etc. (Optional)
some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.
Medicine those u require usually.

Good trekking shoes, extra pair of socks

A haversack to put in all the things to be carried….so that one has ones hands free while trekking.(Please do not carry sling bags or Jholas.)

Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments.


Travelling expenses from Kasara till Kalyan
2 Lunch, 1 Dinner, 2 Breakfast
TMI Expertise.


Mineral Water, Beverages etc.
Anything other than mentioned in the inclusions.


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.

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