Bhandar Durg :
In the year 1752, the warrior from Peshwa’s camp, Trimbak Suryaji Prabhu wrested the fort and established the Peshwa’s regime there. It was in the year 1818 that British forces led by Mc Dowell wrested the fort and gained upper hand in the region as the forces won a set of 16 other forts in the vicinity.
Brahmagiri (Trimbakgad) :
Trimbakeshwar Temple is perched on the picturesque lusting green Brahmagiri hills near Nasik in Maharashtra. River Godavari originates on this hill and flows though the Brahmagiri ranges.
Day 1: Saturday, 6th February 16
We will be starting with the Morning CST - Kasara Fast Local (Time table given below)
People may board the same Kasara train from the station of their convenience and meet us in the train directly. (Get into second boggy from CST side)
We will proceed to the Trimbakeshwar Temple by Local Transport.
Breakfast on the way
Reach the Temple by 11:30 am
Post Introduction , Start Trek to Brahmagiri Top. (Rock cut steps to reach on top of Brahmagiri)
Reach the Top by 1:00 pm
Post Lunch Rest for some time
Setup the Tent.
Enjoy Sunset from the top.
Preparation for Dinner
Post Dinner Enjoy Camp Fire.
Retire for the day. (Tented Accommodation)
Day 2: Sunday, 7th February 16
Wake up at 06:00 am
Enjoy Sun Rise from the top of Brahmagiri
Post Breakfast Start Trek to Bhandar Durg by 7.30 am
Reach the Top by 9am
Explore and Start Descending by 10.30 pm
Reach Base Village by 1.30 pm
Lunch at the Base Village.
Start our Return Journey by 4pm
Evening Tea/Coffee on the way
Reach Mumbai by 9-10 pm.
Identity proof (must)
Torch with Extra Batteries (must)
Good trekking shoes (must)
A bottle of water (at least 2 Ltrs)
Warm Jacket to wear in the morning,
Extra Pair of Clothes,
Sleeping Bag / Bedding,
Bunch of Newspaper,
Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.,
Sunscreen, Cap, Camera etc
Medicines & personal care stuff those if u require usually (Optional)
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 from Kasara to Kasara by Public Transport,
Saturday Breakfast and Dinner , Sunday Breakfast and Lunch.
TMI Expertise Charges.
Transportation from Mumbai to Kasara and return journey.
Mineral Water; Beverages; Anything not mentioned in above inclusion list
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.