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Dukes Nose Rappelling

Dukes Nose Rappelling & Trekking

Dukes nose is located near Lonavala, comes under Maval Taluka of Pune District. It is 87 kms and 73 kms away from Mumbai & Pune respectively. Dukes Nose is named after a designation in the British Empire namely, Duke of Wellington. It is also referred as Nagphani in Marathi. It is a huge pinnacle which can be seen while traveling from Mumbai to Pune by train and by bus. The view from the top of Dukes Nose is amazing. You view the serene horizon with occasional spikes of Mountains obstructing and making the view more beautiful.

What activities? 
Rappelling Height: 300 ft, Traverse 1000 ft.


Mumbai Participants
Catch Indrayani Express and get down at Lonavala station
05:40 am: Mumbai CST
05:51 am: Dadar
06:14 am: Thane
06:33 am: Kalyan junction
08:00 am: Lonavala

Pune Participants
Catch Pune-Lonavala Local and get down at Lonavala station
06:30 am: Pune
06:36 am: Shivaji Nagar
06:53 am: Pimpri
07:06 am: Dehu Road
07:16 am: Talegaon
07:30 am: Kamshet
07:50 am: Lonavala


We are Waiting for you

Meet at Lonavala Station at 8 am. We will travel in our transfer vehicle to Kurvande, which is the base village of Dukes Nose.

Food First

We will reach Kurvande village around 8: 30 am. Freshen up and enjoy the freshly cooked breakfast made by the villagers.

Dukes Nose, here we come

We start our trek to Dukes Nose by 9 am. Enjoy the views of the valleys and the expressway. Do not forget to take group photos and safe selfies en route.

Yay, we are here – Rappelling begins

We will reach Dukes Nose rappelling point by 10 am. Understand and listen carefully to the instructions the trainer gives. The more you know the better. Enjoy the rappelling activity one by one. After getting down to the end, there will be a traverse of around 1000 ft. Once your traverse part is complete, you will be considered into a safe zone.

Lovely Rural Lunch

After enjoying the rappelling and traverse session, relax your nerves either at the traverse end point which is a spacious plateau, or you can head back to base village to enjoy a sumptuous meal. Once every participant is safely reached to the traverse end point, we will head to the base village to enjoy Late Lunch.

What an Amazing Experience

We will head back to Lonavala Station around 6 pm. Please don’t forget to share the your feedback and experience before bidding adieu.


INR 1750 + 5% GST


● Lonavala Railway Station to Lonavala Railway Station Transportation by Private Jeep (Non-A/c)
● Breakfast
● Lunch and Refreshments.
● All Technical gear and equipment
● Rappelling & traverse activity


● Personal expenses of any kind.
● Medical expenses other than first aid.

Cancellation and Refund applicable on the tour cost: 

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


● At least 3 litres of drinking water
● Torch with Extra Batteries. (optional)
● Photo ID card
● Good Trekking Shoes
● Some ready to eat food (Plum Cake, Biscuits)
● Electral/ Tang Powder/ Glucose-D/ Salt
● Cap, Camera, Mobiles Phones, Socks, Extra pair of clothes. (if required)
● Any personal medicine



● 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, jewellery, etc. If carried, then we do not take any liability for the same.


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