Trek to Bhimashankar Via shidighat

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Cost

INR 1500 + 5% GST

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Ravi: 77380 73691
Prashant: 97736 03954
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SHORT INFO

Base Village: Khandas
Level: Medium (only advisable for experienced trekkers)

Bhimashankar situated in the village of Bhavagiri, is a famous pilgrimage site at the end of the Sahyadri range. It is one of the twelve Jyotirlingas of Lord Shiva in India. The beautiful stone temple around 3296 feet high and the feeling of being lost in wilderness has made Bhimashankar a major trekking destination. 

Highlights of Trek:
● Bhimashankar temple
●  Ascending via shidighat and descending via ganeshghat
●  Stay at bhimashankarmachi.
●  Best jungle trail
●  Waterfalls throughout the trek. 

ITINERARY

Train from CST to Karjat 
CST: 11.15 am on Saturday
Thane: 11.54 am
Karjat: 01.05 pm

Saturday:

01.15 pm: Meet at karjat station (outside station), start journey towards khandas village
02.15 pm: Reach at base village (khandas), start trek after introduction and instructions.
06.30 pm: Reach at first plateau after shidighat, Tea break
08.00 pm: stay at village hut and Dinner.

Sunday:

05.00 am: Wakeup call and breakfast
05.45 am: start trek towards bhimashankar temple
09.00 am: Reach top and explore
12.30 pm: Reach to back where we stayed in hut and lunch
01.30 pm: Start return journey via Ganesh ghat
05.30 pm: Reach Khandas village
06.30 pm: Karjat station

INCLUSIONS & EXCLUSIONS

INR 1500 + 5% GST

Inclusions:

● Transportation from Karjat to Karjat
● Stay at village hut
● Trek expertise
● First aid kit
● Saturday- Evening tea, Dinner
● Sunday- Breakfast, Lunch

Exclusions: 

● Any other expenses other than Inclusions
● 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

● A good trekking shoe.
● A good torch with extra batteries (Mandatory)
● Identity proof (Mandatory)
● At least 2 Liters of water. (Mandatory)
● Full sleeves t-shirt and full length pant (Mandatory - To protect from Sun, insects, bushes etc.)
● Extra pair of clothes. (Mandatory - To change after trek (Can be kept in vehicle during trek))
● A haversack to put in all the things to be carried, so that one has ones hands free while trekking.
● Rains are expected, so pack your bags accordingly to save them from getting wet.
● Rain coats/ Windcheater / Poncho etc. (Optional)
● Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc. (Optional)
● Cap, Scarf, Sun glasses etc. (Optional)
● Medicine those if you require usually (Optional). 
 

 

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 1500 + 5% GST

Book Now

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

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