Night Trek and Camping at Korigad

Batches

16 th December 2017
20 th January 2018

Cost

INR 1000 + 5% GST

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Registration through Phone or E-mail
Ravi: 77380 73691
Prashant: 97736 03954
mail@smallstepsadventures.com

SHORT INFO

Type: Hill Fort
Height: 3050 Feet above MSL (Approx )
Grade: Easy
Base Village: Peth Shahapur
Region: Lonavala

Korigad Information: In 1657, Shivaji Maharaj incorporated this fort in Swarajya along with Lohgad, Visapur, Tung and Tikona. In 1818, Col. Prother tried to invade this fort but could not succeed even after prolonged fighting. But, he succeeded after few days, by targeting a cannon ball where the ammunition was stored. It is said that Ghangad was also conquered along with this fort.

Trek starts from the base village Peth Shahapur. One has to enter into dense forest then after reaching backside of the fort one can see well maintain steps to reach to the top. There are two lakes on top of the fort. 

Highlights of Korigad :
● 2 Large ponds
● Korlaidevi temple
● Ganesh temple
● Fortification of the fort
● Beautiful views of the surrounding valleys
● Walk along the entire perimeter of the fort (about 2 km)
● Aamby Valley View from top
● From here Nagphani Point, Tung, Tikona, Matheran, Prabalgad, Karnala and Manikgad ranges can be viewed.

ITINERARY

Day 01

07:30 pm: Meeting point at Lonavla station
07:45 pm: Departs from lonavla towards Korigad base village (pethshahapur)
09:00 pm: Arrive at base village, introduction session and dinner
10:00 pm: Start trekking towards Korigad
11:30 pm: Reach Korigad top plateau
11:45 pm: Tent pitching, campfire (depend on wood availability) and fun games
 
Day 02

06:00 am: Wake-up call and start exploring fort and all fun
07:30 am: Start descending
09:00 am: Morning breakfast at base village
10:00 am: Return journey towards Lonavla

 

INCLUSIONS & EXCLUSIONS

INR 1000 + 5% GST

Inclusions:

● Transport by private vehicle Lonavla to Lonavla
● Dinner (Veg / Non-veg)
● Breakfast, Tent accommodation
● Expert team to guide participant
● First aid kit

Exclusions: 

● Anything not mentioned in the Include list & GST

Cancellation and refund applicable on the tour cost:

● If cancellation done prior to 15 days of outing 75% will be refunded.
● If done prior to 10 days of outing 50% will be refunded.
● After that no refund will be provided.

THINGS TO CARRY

● Chaddar and mattress
● At least 3 litter of drinking water
● Torch with extra batteries
● Photo ID card
● Good trekking or sport shoes
● Some ready to eat food (plum cakes, biscuits)
● Jackets (photo accheaate hey)
● Electral/Tang powder/Glucose-D/salt
● Cap, camera, mobiles phones, socks, extra pairs of cloths. (if required)
● Any personal medicine

RULES & FAQ

Rules

● In mountains & jungles, smoking attracts honeybees and one has to face dangerous "honeybee attack" where survival of the person is difficult, hence smoking is strictly prohibited.
● Drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited.
● Leader's decision will be final and binding.
● Small Steps Adventures reserves all the right to change/deviate/cancel the plans without prior notice.
● Telephonic confirmation for booking is mandatory; if unable to contact us then send a text message and we will call you back.
● Please do not carry handbags or Jholas or Sling bags on treks.
● Please do not carry or wear any valuables, ornaments, jewelry, etc. If carried, then we do not take any liability for the same.

PHOTO GALLERY

  • Korigad Trek
  • Korigad Fort
  • Korigad plateau
  • Korigad Caves
  • Aamby Valley korigad
  • lonavla fort


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Batches

16 th December 2017
20 th January 2018

Cost

INR 1000 + 5% GST

Book Now

Registration through Phone or E-mail
Ravi: 77380 73691
Prashant: 97736 03954
mail@smallstepsadventures.com

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