One day Trek to Kalavantin fort

Batches

24 th June 2018
29 th July 2018

Cost

INR 750 + 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: 2320 Feet above MSL (Approx)

Grade: Medium

Base Village: Thakurwadi

Region: Panvel

History:

Prabalgad fort, or Muranjan fort in its present form, was built during Bahmani Sultanate to keep an eye on Panvel Fort and Kalyan Fort in North Konkan. Around 1458 AD, Malik Ahmad, the prime minister of the kingdom of Ahmednagar, took over the fort during his conquest of Konkan.  During the collapse of the Ahmadnagar Sultanate, Shahaji tried helping them unsuccessfully against the separate forces of the Mughal Empireand the Adil Shahi dynasty and moved to Muranjan, along with wife Jijabai and younger son Shivaji for a brief period.

The fort was conquered by Shivaji from the Mughals in 1657, after he establishing himself in the Kalyan-Bhivandi area.

There is a dense forest on the way till the top. Historical references indicate that Freedom fighter Umaji Naik made a stay here in 1826. The fort top commands an excellent view of the surroundings with Prabalgad in the front. Matheran, Chanderi, Irshal,Karnala, Manikgad, etc can be easily identified.

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

ITINERARY

07:00 am: Meeting Point at Panvel Station

08:00 am: Base of kalavantindurg and introduction.

08:15 am: Start trek towards prabalmachi

09:30 am: Breakfast, Tea relaxation

10:15 am: Start trek towards kalavantin fort

01.30 pm: Lunch at machi

03.00 pm: Start descending

04.30 pm: Base of kalavantin

05.30 pm: Panvel station

INCLUSIONS & EXCLUSIONS

INR 750 + 5% GST

Inclusions:

● Breakfast
● Lunch (Veg / Non veg)
● panvel to panvel transport
● First Aid
● Trek Expertise.

 Exclusions: 

● Any personal expenses
● GST 5%

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

● At least 2 ltrs of drinking water
● Extra clothes and raincoat
● Photo ID card
● Good trekking or sport shoes (Compulsory)
● Some ready to eat food (plum cakes, biscuits)
● 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

24 th June 2018
29 th July 2018

Cost

INR 750 + 5% GST

Book Now

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

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