Trek to Valley of Shadow - Sandhan Valley

Batches

20 th January 2018

Cost

INR 1850 + 5% GST

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

SHORT INFO

Type: Valley descend
Height: 4000 feet
Grade: Medium
Endurance: High
Base Village: Samrad
Region: Kalsubai

Sandhan Valley Information: Sandhan valley is the famous trekking and camping destination in Igatpuri region. Kokankada and reverse waterfall are major attractions in nearby area. Descending trail starts from the base village – Samrad. It takes almost 8-10 hours to descend till campsite situated at the end of valley. One has to cross boulders, big rocks, small ponds and 2 rappelling patches which make the trek adventurous and memorable. Sandhan valley is also called as “valley of Shadows”, it’s a gem of western Ghats. The valley is surrounded with mighty Alang, Madan and Kulang (Known as AMK- rated as the toughest trek in Sahyadri) Ratangad, Ajoba &Kalsubai (5400 ft. highest peak in Maharashtra) mountain ranges.

ITINERARY

Day 0:

Board Kasara slow local from Mumbai CST

Train timings:
22:50 CST
23.04 Dadar
23:31 Thane
00.03 Kalyan
01:18 Kasara

Pune Participants:
18:35 Board Indrayani train from Pune
21:00 Reach Kalyan 

Day 1 :

01:30 am: Meet our leader at Kasara Rail Station. 
03:30 am: Reach base village by local transport (jeep /traxx).
06:00 am: Refreshment &Breakfast.
06:30 am: Start full descend trek towards Sandhan Valley. 
01:30 pm: Lunch in route. 
05:00 pm: Evening tea & snacks.
08:30 pm: Dinner & night stay In Tents (triple sharing basis)

Day 2:

06:30 am: Wake up, Breakfast.
08:30 am: Start descending toward Dehne village.
12:30 pm: Reach Dehne village and Lunch.
01:30 pm: Start travel from Asangaon. 

INCLUSIONS & EXCLUSIONS

INR 1850 + 5% GST

Inclusions
● Transport from kasara to base village to asangaon
● 2 Breakfast
● 2 Lunch
● Dinner
● Technical expertise
● Tent stay (Sharing Basis)
● First aid
 
Exclusions:
● Any Other 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

● A good trekking shoe.
● A good torch with extra batteries (Mandatory)
● Identity proof (Mandatory)
● At least 2 Ltrs 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
● sweater or shawl   (Optional)
● Some ready to eat food
● Plum cakes, Biscuits etc. (Optional)
● Cap, Scarf, Sun glasses etc. (Optional)Medicine those if you require usually (Optional)
● Bring plate and spoon to avoid use of plastic
 

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

20 th January 2018

Cost

INR 1850 + 5% GST

Book Now

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

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