Type: Hill Fort
Height: 2320 Feet above MSL (Approx)
Base Village: Thakurwadi
Kalavantin Durg is located near Panvel Taluka of Raigad District. It is 65 kms and 110 kms away from Mumbai & Pune respectively. Trek to Kalavantin is moreover of a Jungle Trail of around 2 hours where you reach Prabal Machi village. This Machi is base of Kalavantin and Prabalgad. From Prabal Machi trek to Kalavantin is of Steep Jungle trail and its famous stone carved steps. One must be careful while climbing those steps as there are no railings to support. Once you reach the top, you will get 360-degree view. You can view Matheran range, Vikatgad, Irshalgad, Prabalgad, Chanderi, Nakhind, Karnala and other nearby forts. If the weather is clear you can also test your eye to identify the places of Navi Mumbai.
We are waiting for you
Meet at Panvel Railway Station at 7 am. We will travel in a transfer vehicle to Thakurwadi which is the base village of Prabalgad and Kalavantin.
Trek to Prabal Machi
We will reach base village around 8 am. Post a fun introduction round, we start the trek to Prabal Machi which is the base of Kalavantin and Prabalgad for Breakfast.
We will reach Prabal Machi around 10 am. Relax and freshen up. Enjoy the local breakfast freshly cooked by villagers before we begin the ascend to Kalavantin.
Kalavantin here we come!
Post breakfast we will head to Kalavantin around 10:30 am. After a steep jungle trail, enjoy the stone carved steps before reaching the top.
Wow, what a view!
We will reach the top around 11:30 am. Enjoy the view of nearby mountains and if the weather is test your eye to recognize part of Navi Mumbai. Don’t forget to take ample photos group as well as safe selfies. We will start the descend around 12:30 pm.
Lovely Rural Lunch
We will reach Prabal Machi around 1:30 pm to feast on the delicacies of Vegetarian and Non-Vegetarian dishes. We will start the descend to base village around 2:30 pm.
What an Amazing Experience!
We will reach the base village Thakurwadi around 4:30 pm. Bid Adieu to this beautiful place for making you’re weekend a memorable one. We will proceed to Panvel Railway Station in our transfer vehicle around 4:45 pm.
INCLUSIONS & EXCLUSIONS
INR 850 + 5% GST
● Breakfast (Limited)
● Lunch (Veg / Non veg) (Unlimited)
● Panvel Railway Station to Panvel Railway Station transport
● First Aid
● Trek Expertise.
● 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 cancellation done prior to 10 days of outing 50% will be refunded.
● After that no refund will be provided.
THINGS TO CARRY
● At least 2 litres 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 (if required)
● Any personal medicine
RULES & FAQ
● 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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