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Harishchndragad Cloud formation special Trek

Harishchandragad

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  • 1 Days  1 Nights 
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  • Difficulty - Moderate
  • Best Season - May

Harishchandragad is a historic hill fort situated in the Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra, India. It is part of the Western Ghats range and stands at an elevation of approximately 1,424 meters (4,672 feet) above sea level. Here's a more detailed overview:

Historical Significance: Harishchandragad has a rich historical background dating back to ancient times. It is believed to have been constructed during the 6th century and has witnessed the reign of various dynasties, including the Satavahanas, Shilaharas, and Marathas. The fort has played a significant role in the region's history, serving as a strategic stronghold and a center of trade and governance.

Architecture: The fort's architecture is a testament to its rich heritage. It features remnants of fortifications, temples, caves, water cisterns, and other structures. The Kedareshwar Cave Temple, dedicated to Lord Shiva, is one of the prominent religious sites located within the fort complex.

Kokankada: Kokan Kada is a notable feature of Harishchandragad, characterized by a vertical cliff face that offers sweeping views of the Konkan region. It is a popular spot for adventure activities like rappelling and provides an unforgettable experience for visitors.

Overall, Harishchandragad offers a captivating blend of history, adventure, and natural beauty, making it a cherished destination for trekkers, history enthusiasts, and nature lovers alike.

About Trek

  • Base Village: Paachnai
  • Difficulty: Medium (suitable for beginners)
  • Time - 2 hours one way
  • Best Season: All Year

Highlights

 

  • Mighty Kokankada
  • Night Trek 
  • cloud Formation
  • Local delicious Food 

 

Bus

Stay Not Applicable

Meals Not Applicable

Pune Departure

  • 08:00PM- Starts Journey from Pune (Shivajinagar - Nashik phata)

Mumbai Departure

  • 08:30PM- Starts journey from Mumbai (Borivali- Andheri- Sion-Thane-kalyan baypass)

Kasara Departure

  • Kasara Railway Station Ticket Counter.
  • Board CSMT-KASARA Slow Local and Get down at Kasara Station (If you miss the train, you miss the event)
  • 09:32 pm : CSMT
  • 09:40 pm : Byculla
  • 09:50 pm : Dadar
  • 10:00 pm : Kurla
  • 10:06 pm : Ghatkopar
  • 10:22 pm : Mulund
  • 10:27 pm : Thane
  • 10:51 pm : Dombivali
  • 11:03 pm : Kalyan

Bus

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Breakfast, Lunch

04:00AM: Reach Base village Time for fresh up

04:30AM: Quick introduction round and start trek towards harishchandragad 

07:30AM: Reach top of Harishchandragad witness cloud formation from kokankada

9;00AM: Breakfast time after that we explore Harishchandragad

11:00AM: Start return trek to base vilage

1:00PM: Reach Base village

02:00 PM: Luch Time

03:00 PM: Start Return Journey Towards Mumbai | Pune

11:00PM: Reach Mumbai | Pune (Depends on Traffic conditions)

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Trekking / Travel Company based in Mumbai / Pune we organise treks in Maharashtra / Himalayas India. Also we organise Backpacking Trips in Maharashtra and all over India Maharashtra Desha Adventure was established in 2017. As Traveller ourselves, we believe in doing adventure activity yet be responsible.

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Reviews
Bhakti
Bhakti

My most awaited trip to Chhatrapati Sambhajinagar with Maharashtra Desha was an amazing, power packed experience. I was extremely satisfied with the itinerary and management. Team members were friendly.
Highly recommended for people travelling solo, with group or with family.
Thank you once again Maharashtra Desha team. Looking forward to more travels with you

Pranav Lad
Pranav Lad

It was a great experience with Maharashtra Desha Adventure. I went to Sambhajinagar trip with them and the overall journey & the arrangements were so good.
They not only cover all the iteranary on time but also they shown us some additional places too. Trek leaders were punctual, friendly and cooperative in all manners.
Overall it was a great happy trip, I would definitely recommend Maharashtra Desha Adventure group to my friends & colleagues.
Thank you !!


Inclusions

Travel to & from Mumbai / Pune to Base village By bus

Kasara to Kasara in private vehical 

1 Breakfast 1 Lunch(Veg /Non veg) Authentic food

All entry fees & permits for diffferent locations mentioned in the Itineray

First aid kit.

Our expert certified leader who is going to be cherry on top to make sure you have amazing experiences to conquered one of the most beautiful adventures Trek in Sahyadri

Exclusions

Any kind of personal Expenses.

Insurance.

Meals that not mentioned in inclusions

Additional costs due to road blocks or due to any unforeseen or unavoidable circumstances.

Any thing not mentioned in the Inclusion.

THINGS TO CARRY

  • Extra Pair of clothes
  • Backpack
  • 2 ltr Water
  • Footwears
  • Cap / Hat / Umbrella 
  • Sunscreen 
  • Power Bank / Camera 
  • backpack
  • jacket shwal etc


PICKUP LOCATIONS

Borivali (Mumbai)


Andheri (Mumbai)


Sion (Mumbai)


Thane (Mumbai)


kalyan baypass (Mumbai)


Shivajinagar (Pune)


Nashik phata (Pune)




Policy and Terms

  • In case of cancellation from the organiser’s end (due to Lockdown, Or any Natural calamities including,snowstorms, thunderstorms, floods, landslides, earthquakes, bad weather or unexpected political unrest, terrorism activity, curfews, riots, or government orders), We will Refund the amount in 30 Days

  • In case a client wishes to change the trek date, Maharashtra Desha Adventure reserves the right to do so, provided the request is made 30 daysprior to the initial departure date.
  • Booking amount is Non-Refundable.
  • Refunds will be made within 7-14 working days from the date of cancellation 
  • The refund amount will be calculated from the total fee, in case any partial payment has been made
  • No refund is applicable on cancellation if Advance Amount is Paid to Book the Trek.Cancellation charges are based on the total trek fee, irrespective of the amount paid either full or partial. 
  • If the cancellation is from the client’s end at any point of time post the.registration refund will be provided as per the details mentioned below:-
  1. Cancellation made 30 days before the trek/ Trip - 90% refund
  2. Cancellation made between 29 days and 15 days before the trek- 50% cash refund
  3. Cancellation made between 14 days and 1 day before the trek– No Refund,
  4. If the Cancellation is made on the Starting day of the trek or there is no Show on the start day of trek, there will be No Refund

Terms and Conditions

  • The company shall not be held liable for any additional charges incurred due to events such as accidents, vehicle breakdowns, riots, or train delays.
  • Additional fees may apply if the government issues new guidelines regarding hotel stays or transportation.
  • The schedule may be subject to change by the manager for the convenience of participants.
  • During the trip, the manager reserves the right to dismiss any individual who disrupts the harmony of the group. The company disclaims responsibility for any sightseeing cancellations resulting from natural disasters or man-made incidents.
  • Maharashtra Desha will not be accountable for any false or inaccurate information provided to government authorities.
  • Any discrepancies during the tour are the sole responsibility of the customer(s).
  • Customers must provide accurate and complete travel information, and any resulting consequences or additional charges will be borne by the customer.
  • Customers are required to submit photo ID proof for all travelers at the time of booking.
  • Final seating arrangements will be determined by the leader for the convenience of all participants.
  • Smoking and drinking are strictly prohibited.

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