Night Trek and Camping at Kothaligad

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Cost

INR 1000 + 5% GST

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SHORT INFO

Type: Hill Fort
Height: 3100 ft
Grade: Easy - Medium
Endurance: Medium
Base Village: Ambivali & Peth

Kothaligad Information: Fort is also known as Kothligad or Kotligad.  It’s a small Fort in the karjat region. Fort is known for its monsoon special famous waterfall views and best trekking destination near Mumbai. Because of its small height and easy climbing, it is one of the famous treks in the Karjat region. It is also named as the “Fort of Peth” because of its vicinity to the village - Peth. This fort is surrounded with other forts like Rajmachi, Dhak, Sidhhagad  & Bhimashankar Jungle.

History of Kothaligad: The fort was historically very important due to its location and structure. It was mainly used as a store house for ammunation and gained more importance during Sambhaji's era.


Highlights of Tour:

● Pinnacle of the Peth fort with internally carved stairs

● Bhairoba Mandir

● Bhairoba Cave. This cave is well-sculpted and can accommodate 30 to 40 people

● Water cisterns

● Bastions of the fort well in condition

Get ready with your cameras to shoot the actual stars. Nothing can beat the visibility of stars in dark skies.

ITINERARY

Train Timings: (Don't forget to purchase the return tickets of local train)

04:30 pm: CST
04:43 pm: Dadar
05:10 pm: Thane
06:20 pm: Karjat

Meeting point: @ Karjat railway station, 6:30 pm

Trek schedule:

06:30 pm:  Meet at Karjat railway station
06:45 pm: leave from Karjat for base village Ambivali
07:45 pm: Introduction & start trek towards campsite situated at Peth village
09:15 pm: Reach campground, dinner
10:00 pm: Tent stay, fun games

Trek schedule next day:

05:30 am: Wakeup call & refreshment
06:00 am: Start ascending to Kothaligad top
08:00 am: Explore the fort kothaligad and start descending
09:00 am: Breakfast at Peth
11:30 am: Start descending and reach Karjat railway station with trek mates and memories

INCLUSIONS & EXCLUSIONS

INR 1000 + 5% GST

Inclusions: 

● Dinner
● Tent Stay
● Breakfast & Tea
● Local transport from Karjat to Karjat
● First aid kit and expertise charges

Exclusions:

● Any other personal expenses other than Inclusions & 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

● Bedsheet / chadar / Sleeping Bag
● At least 2 ltrs 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 acche aate hey)
● Electral/Tang powder/Glucose-D/salt
● Cap, camera, mobiles phones, socks, extra pairs of clothes. (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.

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Batches

Not scheduled.

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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