Whats so special about the this Trip:
"Its a special Waterfall trip suitable for any age group people, friends as well as family.
On the peak to the left of Varandha Ghat is Kawla Fort and in the foothills is Shivthar Ghal, famous for caves. About 40km along the route the road passes the western end of Lake Puranda. It is famous for the numerous waterfalls and the picture square scenery in the surrounding.
Mulshi lake: Mulshi is to the west of Pune and close to Lonavala as well as Konkan region. Mulshi dam and the surroundings are full of natural beauties that includes a dam, hilly region of Sahyadri's deep forests and forts like Dhangad and Koraigadh. Water of Mulshi is used for generating electricity. It is one of the major electricity project in Maharashtra.
The beauty of Mulshi lake can be observed from 'Valanewadi' - 6 Kms. from Mulshi. Sahyadri is famous for its deadly hills and its beauty.
Kundalika Valley view point: Enjoy breathtaking view of kundalika river valley at kundalika valley view point.
The itinerary for the Trek is as given below:
Meeting Point: Swaminarayan temple Dadar 11.30 pm on 9th Sep 2010
Start the journey by 12am
Reach Shivtharghal by 4am
Rest for some time.
Visit Shivtharghal 7am
Reach Varandhagaht by 9.00am
(Visit Kawalya fort only if time permits)
Enjoy famous kandabhaji, batata Wada and Garam special Chai at Varandhagaht.
Start for tamhini ghat by 11am
Reach Tamhinighat by 1am
Visit mulshilake on the way to Tamhini
Visit Kundalika Valley View Point
Enjoy at waterfalls in Tamhinighat
Start the return journey by 5pm
Evening refreshments on the wayback.
Reach Mumbai by 9-9.30pm Tentatively.
Shivtharghal - Varandhagaht Photo Link ……..
Tamhini Ghat Photo Link ……..
The cost for the trip is Rs 800/- per head which includes
Traveling from mumait to Mumbai by a private vehicle,
Breakfast and evening refreshments.
For registration deposit advance of Rs 500/- to the following account.
Union Bank Account No 369102010801696
Branch : Juhu Tara Mumbai
In the Name of Ms Priti P Patel
IFSC Code : UBINO536911
Note: Maximum 25 participant, entry on first come first serve basis
Things To Be carried:
Identity proof (must)
Lunch For the day,
Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.
A bottle of water (atleast 2 Ltrs),
Extra Pair of clothes
TORCH with extra batteries
Medicine those if u require usually (Optional)
Good trekking shoes,
A haversack to put in all the things to be carried....so that one has ones hands free while trekking.
Please do not carry sling bags or Jholas.
Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments.
Its raining heavy these days, so pack yr bags accordingly to save them from getting wet.
Double pack your valuables in plastic bags.
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Few rules we would like our participants to follow:
We follow a strict policy of "no trace" trekking,"Take nothing but memories and photographs, leave nothing but footprints".
Do Not Litter: Participants are requested to carry the waste back to the city and dispose it off in dustbins.
No Smoking, tobacco and alcohol: Smoking cigarette, chewing tobacco or related products and consuming alcohol is strictly prohibited on the trek. Anyone found in possession of the same or consuming it will be expelled from the trek. NO REFUND will be provided.(Smoking will only be permitted before the trek starts and after the trek is over with prior consultation of the Leader and the person will have to move away from the group to smoke.)
Respect the Heritage: Participants should not deface or damage any monument by writing or scribbling on them. Please help us to conserve and preserve our heritage along with our trek mates.
Be a group: It is of utmost importance that all participants stick together in the group, in the event of any ‘deviation’ by the participant without the consent of the ‘Trek Leader’, he/she/they will be considered as ‘Independent/s’ and will no longer be considered as a part of the group.
Pay attention: Each member will be responsible for his/her own safety and baggage. In case of any injury, sickness, accident, death or any other casualty or loss or damage of valuables or luggage or any equipment; Trek Mates India, it’s instructors, organizers, volunteers or any other person involved wholly or partially, either individually or jointly, shall not be responsible in any manner for the same and no claims of the participants, parents, guardians, relatives or friends of participants will be entertained.Any violation of the above rules will be dealt with seriously, and may involve expulsion from the trek or event, and no refund is admissible in such cases.
Adventure activity is arranged considering normal weather. In case of occurrence of any natural calamities, if event is cancelled, in such circumstances NO REFUND will be provided.
The leader’s decision will be final and binding on all members. No Arguments will be entertained.
Trek mates India reserves all the right to change/deviate/cancel the plans without prior notice. No arguments or refunds will be entertained.
For more details and registartion, please contact:
Priti Patel: 9869524260
Nilesh Patil: 9967436211
Registrations are only through phone calls (scraps, reply to this thread won’t be considered as confirmation)
Limited seats, entry on first come first served basis.
Team Trek Mates India.