Overview

Date: 23-24 Nov 2019(Leaving Sat Evening)

Cost: 899/-

Grade: Easy to Moderate,

Total Trek Distance: 15 k.m. approx.

Experience night trek to scenic Rajmachi. There are two trails to reach rajamachi, one is from Karjat whereas the most typical famous trail is from Lonavala. We will start our trek from Lonavala in the Night hour and on day 2 during descending towards Karjat we will be visiting one of the beautiful ancient Buddhist caves that are Kondane Caves.

We are going to cover both the routes, from Lonavala partly by jeep and then walk up to Udhewadi which is approximately 5 km. The next day we shall descend through Karjat route and visit Kondhane Caves en-route to Kondivade village.

1 Night 1 Day 23 Nov Rao Colony, Maharashtra
Highlights
What makes this tour special
  • Udaysagar Lake constructed in 1712.

  • Temple of Mahadev by the side of Udaysagar Lake.

  • Temple of Bahiroba on the plateau near Shrivardhan and Manaranjan.

  • Shrivardhan Fort and Caves.

  • Manaranjan Fort if time permits.

Itinerary

Day 1

  • Assemble at Lonavala Railway Station - 09:00 PM (Refer how to reach the Venue)
  • Move to Y junction by hired vehicle - 1 hr.
  • Event Briefing - 15 min.
  • Hike from Y Junction to Udhewadi (Rajmachi) - approx 2 hour.
  • Dinner at Rajmachi Village.
  • Night stay in a homestay on sharing basis. (refer things to bring)
  • Hangout with stories.
  • Bedtime

 

Day 2:

  • Morning alarm and Freshup - 6. a.m
  • Fresh up and Breakfast at Rajmachi
  • Start descending towards Kondhane village - 8.00 am
  • Visit Kondana caves on the way to base village.
  • The base village to Karjat Railway station by hired vehicle - 1 hour

 

How to Reach the Venue:

From Mumbai:

  • By train - 05:50 pm 11023 SAHYADRI EXPRESS from Mumbai CSTM to Lonavala
  • By road - Reach Lonavala Railway station ticket counter by 9:00 p.m.

From Pune:

  • By train - 07.05 pm Pune to Lonavala local train.
  • By road - Reach Lonavala Railway station ticket counter by 9:00 p.m.

    Payment Details

You can make payments using any of the following modes

  • UPI – 7666606704@kotak
  • Google Pay (Tez) – 7666606704
  • Paytm - 7666606704

NEFT – Deposit the Amount into the Following Account:

  • Name : Suraj Parab
  • Bank : Kotak Mahindra Bank
  • Branch : Dindoshi, Goregaon 
  • Account No : 2012744422
  • IFSC Code : KKBK0000646

Things to carry

  • Some ready to eat food like- plum cakes, fruits, chocolates, biscuits, etc
  • 2 Litres of water must
  • Good trekking shoes
  • Torch with extra batteries
  • Extra pair of clothes, socks optional
  • Cap, Camera as Optional
  • 1 packet of electrol, enerzal, glucon-D
  • Medications if required for individual
  • Avoid wearing precious ornaments on an event, if possible
  • And a haversack or backpack to put all the above things to be carried, so hands are free to help each other while trekking. Sling bags / jholas / trolley bags etc not allowed on the event. Please pack accordingly.
Inclusions/Exclusions
What we'll give. What we won't

What is included in the tour

  • Travelling Lonavala to base village by Jeep (Half Way)
  • 1 Veg Dinner, Breakfast
  • Villager House Homestay 
  • Travelling Kondhane Village to Karjat Station
  • Entry charges if any

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Travel till Lonavala and back from Karjat
  • Mineral water/lime water/ purchased for personal consumption
  • All kinds of Extra Meals / soft drinks ordered
  • 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
  • Any medical / Emergency evacuations if required
Pickup point
Directions.
Lonavala Railway Station Ticket Booking Office, Rao Colony, Lonavla, Maharashtra, India View on Map