Trek to Harishchandragad Via Pachnai Route @ 1229 Only
Grade: EasyEndurance Level: MediumHeight of fort: 4665ft approx.Location: AhmednagarMeeting Point : Kasara Railway Station at 01:20 amTotal time required to reach base: 2.30 hours from Kasara railway stationTotal time required for climbing: 3 hrs of normal climbDuration: 1 Night 1 dayHarischandragad, situated in the Maslej region of the Western Ghats is one of the most famous hill forts in the region. Located in Ahmednagar, the fort is decorated with lush greenery a sheet of clouds. A trek to this fort in the monsoons is the perfect way to spend the weekend with your friends or family.About the trekThe trek starts from a base village in Ahmednagar, where you will be resting before and after the trek. The trek will give you beautiful views of the lush green valleys covered with a thick grey sheet of clouds. You will come across Saptatirtha Pushkarni Temple and the Kedareshwar Cave where resides a big Shiva Linga, which is completely surrounded by water. You will also witness the Temple of Harishchandreshwar and Konkan Kada which provides a scenic view of the surrounding region and the setting sun. Taramati peak is the topmost point on the fort which offers great views of the surroundings. Click beautiful pictures of the views and make those friends at home jealous.MealsBreakfast, tea and refreshments are included in the package.Travel ScheduleWe’ll be boarding the below train from our nearest local station. Train timings are shared below for convenience.Kasara Semi Fast10:50 pm CST10:57 pm Byculla11:05 pm Dadar11:13 pm Kurla11:18 pm Ghatkopar11:34 pm Thane11:57 pm Dombivli12:07 am Kalyan01:18 am KasaraCost ExcludesAll kinds of extra meals / soft drinks ordered.Insurance, tips, porters, bottled mineral water, aerated drinks etc.Any kind of personal expenses.Any kind of cost which is not mentioned in the cost includes above.All expenses incurred due to unforeseen and unavoidable circumstances like road blocks, bad weather.