Overview

Type: Hill Fort

Height: 1900 ft. from MSL

Grade: Easy - Medium

Endurance: Medium

Base Village: Tandulwadi

 

Tandulwadi Fort is near Saphale village of Palghar District. It is 95 kms and 227 kms away from Mumbai and Pune respectively. Tandulwadi Fort was built to keep a watch on nearby forts and various vessels sailing in the Arabian Sea. The Fort has been exchanged many times between the Mughals and Marathas than Portuguese and Peshwas. The top of the fort has many water cisterns. Although the water is not fit to drink. You can also view the Vaitarna River, Surya River and Zanzroi lake from the top. The best time to visit this fort is in Monsoon season.

1 Day Available on request Saphale, Maharashtra
Highlights
What makes this tour special
  • Water Cisterns
  • Balle Killa main door
  • Saptkund
  • Ruins of fortification
Itinerary

We will start with Andheri –Dahanu Fast Local (time-table given below). Pls reach the station around 15 mins before the schedule time, as missing this local means missing the trek. Please take a return ticket upto Saphale. (Andheri to Dahanu has very few local running in 1.5 hours of intervals so do not miss the local )

Catch Andheri-Dahanu 7:38 A.M (fast)
7:38 Andheri
7:55 Boriwali
8:07 Bhyander
8:17 Vasai
8:29 Virar
8:41 Vaitarna
8:49 – get down @ Saphale Station

Meeting Point: 08:55 am @ Saphale Railway Station 

9:00 – move to base of fort by public vehicle
9:30 – @base, Tandulwadi
9:30 – small intro
09:45 – Breakfast
10:00 – Ascend
12:00 – at top, lunch, rest, exploration
2:30 – Descend
4:00 – at base
4:30 – move to Saphale 5:00 – @ Saphale Station
5:35 – move to Churchgate

Inclusions/Exclusions
What we'll give. What we won't

What is included in the tour

  • Travelling from Saphale to Base Village and Return
  • Veg Lunch
  • Breakfast 
  • SR Expertise Charges

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Mineral water, Softdrinks etc.
  • Anything other than above-mentioned inclusions
Pickup point
Directions.
Saphale Railway Footover Bridge, Saphale, Maharashtra, India View on Map