Touch-icon-iphone-76x76

DownloadThrillophiliaApp

Book Tour and Activities on the Go!

X

Sarasgad Trek Includes

Meals

Transport

Activities

Guide

Top Reviews Of Sarasgad Trek

1485441327_253.png

Sumitra Nehru

5.0

This package was very fulfilling, The trek goes right as we expected everything because of the amazing guide who was always there and guide us in a pro...

1485441320_315.png

Geeta Marar

5.0

Amazing Trek to Sarasgad Fort, The walk went smoothly and safely, Good guidance from the guide. What an amazing experience.

Sarasgad Trek Overview

Location: Raigad, Maharashtra

Timing: 
15 hours (Between 6:00 AM to 9:00 PM)

About Sarasgad Trek:

Embark on super adventurous and exciting trekking towards Sarasgad from where you can get astonished at the unbounded panoramic views of the Maharashtrian mountain ranges. Gather great information about the historical composition of the state and get spellbound by the scenic beauty of the entire location.

This Sarasgad trek commences at around 6:00 AM in the morning where you would be picked up from the Fergusson College and proceed with your journey towards Thakurwadi. On reaching 
Thakurwadi you would be given a briefing about the entire itinerary, followed by the trekking session from 11:00 AM onwards.

The Sarasgad trek is inclusive of mouth-watering packed lunch along with evening tea and snacks, and you would also be given tea and breakfast so that you do not feel hungry even for a moment. Also, the trekking session is inclusive of the guidance of experts and safety equipment with first-aid kits. Besides, transportation to and from Pune is also inclusive of the session to enhance convenience. 

Suitable for: 
All age groups, friends, family and corporate outings.

How to reach: 
The meetup location is Fergusson College and you can reach easily by public or private transportation. 

Note:
Pregnant women are not allowed to join the tour. 

Sarasgad Trek Itinerary

  • Day 1 -

    Departure from Pune at 6.00am and arrival in thakurwadi via Pali at 10.30am, breakfast stop on the way

    Start trekking to Sarasgad top by 11am, Trek to Sarasgad top.

    Have packed lunch, explore fort

    Again back to Pali by 4 p.m

    Visit Ganesh Temple

    Start return journey by 5.30 p.m

    Back to Pune by 9 p.m

Meal

    7
  • Tea and Breakfast
  • 7
  • Packed Lunch
  • 7
  • Evening Tea and Snacks

Other Inclusions

    7
  • Printed information brochure
  • 7
  • Expertise
  • 7
  • Safety equipment
  • 7
  • First aid kit

Transport

    7
  • Transport to and from Pune is included and provided in a private vehicle

Things To Carry

    7
  • Luggage packed in big good trekking sack, all luggage.
  • 7
  • Complete spare set of clothes & socks (you can keep it in bus)
  • 7
  • Water bottle (atleast 1.5 ltr) compulsory
  • 7
  • Electoral/ Glucon-d energizers and personal medication
  • 7
  • A sweater/warmwear/rainwear (as per the weather on the trek day)
  • 7
  • Good trekking shoes (sandles, chappals, floaters not permitted)
  • 7
  • Camera, Binocular (Optional)

Advisory

    7
  • Smoking and drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited. Trek leader’s decision will be final and binding.
  • 7
  • TreksandTrails reserves all the right to change/deviate/cancel the plans without prior notice.
  • 7
  • Telephonic confirmation is mandatory, if unable to contact us, please send us a text message.
  • 7
  • Sleeveless, low neck, figure hugging shirts/tops, short pants, hot pants not allowed. Please do not carry handbags or jolas or sling bags.
  • 7
  • Disclosures on medical conditions and Event Risk Profile:
  • 7
  • It is mandatory that you visit your personal physician before enrolling for the trip if you suffer from any illness of any kind and disclose the same and your medical history to the organizers of the trip so that best possible arrangements can be carried out post approval. As organizers of the trip, we will be responsible for providing basic first aid throughout the trip. In case of unexpected mishaps or accidents, we will arrange for the injured patron to be taken to the nearest medical hospital wherever possible. The medical expenses will have to be borne by the patrons themselves. The cost mentioned above is for Indian citizens ONLY payable in Indian Rupees.
  • 7
  • We recommend you to please take care while walking / climbing / trekking. Wearing of any valuables, ornaments, jewellery etc. is prohibited. Rock Climbing, Rappelling, Trekking or any adventure activity is potentially risky. For all these events, you are at your own risk. Organizers are not responsible for any accident or compensation in whatsoever manner. We should strictly follow the code of conduct, to avoid troubling our fellow trekkers or other people from our group or outside. Do not misinterpret it as a PICNIC or LEISURE TOUR. We all are going for an adventurous and interesting trekking expedition. Note, this trek route does not have any fixed/proper/appropriate washrooms or bathrooms

Tour Type

    7
  • This is a group tour

Sarasgad Trek: Cancellation Policy

    7
  • If cancellations are made 30 days before the start date of the trip, 50% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
  • 7
  • If cancellations are made within 0-30 days before the start date of the trip, 100% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
  • 7
  • In case of unforeseen weather conditions or government restrictions, certain trips or activities may get cancelled. In such cases operator will try their best to provide an alternate feasible. However a cash refund will not be applicable for the same.
  • 7
  • Cancellations are strictly subjected to cancellation policies mentioned on the website & are irrespective of the date of booking.
  • 7
  • 50 % refund if notified via phone conversation 3 days prior to the event date No refund if the cancellation requested is less than 3 days. No show No Refund.
5.0
Out of 5
N N N N N
Excellent
Very Good
Average
Poor
Terrible

Write Your Story

    Your Rating:

    Ajax-loader

    All Sarasgad Trek Reviews

    People Shared their Stories
    Story by Sumitra Nehru

     Rated : 5.0

    -

    This package was very fulfilling, The trek goes right as we expected everything because of the amazing guide who was always there and guide us in a proper way. we felt safe and we enjoyed this trek so much. Interesting history of the place the top is worth it. Nice arrangement and good foods. Great experience at a cheaper price.

    0
    Story by Geeta Marar

     Rated : 5.0

    -

    Amazing Trek to Sarasgad Fort, The walk went smoothly and safely, Good guidance from the guide. What an amazing experience.

    0
    Story by Kalinda Verma

     Rated : 4.0

    -

    We had a beautiful and fun day on this tour. The tour was perfectly arranged and we are receiving exactly mentioned on the itinerary. The guide was very nice and knowledgable leads us with perfections the whole tour was "AWESOME".

    0

    People Also Ask About Sarasgad Trek

    1. What things do I need to carry for Sarasgad Trek?

      Things need to carry for Sarasgad Fort Trek are:

      - Spare set of clothes & socks
      - Camera to capture beautiful scenic beauty during trekking
      - Personal medicines
      - Electoral/ Glucon-d to boost energy
      - A sweater/warm wear/rainwear (as per the weather on the trek day)
      - Binocular
      - Backpack to carry your belongings (please avoid sling bags)
      - Water bottle of Minimum 2 litres
      - Cap, Sun Glasses and trekking shoes advisable. (Please avoid sneakers, canvas shoes having flat soles as there are high chances of slipping)
      - Carry Plastic bags

    2. What is the difficulty level of Sarasgad Trek?

      Sarasgad trek difficulty to fort Sarasgad is of moderate difficulty with the steep trail on most parts and does not require much effort or trekking experience. Although good stamina and physical strength are required by travellers to reach to the top of the Fort along with slippery patches en route.

      In monsoon time, you need to watch out for boulders and find a small water stream flowing alongside the steps, but be conscious of your step as it can get slippery.

    3. Is transportation included in the package?

      Transport to and from Pune is included and provided in a private vehicle in the package. From the base village, trekking will start, and the trail will eventually lead you to the peak with about 90 steps carved on stones to be climbed to the entrance to the Fort.

    4. How much does Sarasgad Fort Trek cost?

      Sarasgad Fort Trek cost is INR 1500 per adult. Sarasgad is a small fort located to the east of Pali in Raigad District. Also called Pagadicha killa because its shape resembles Puneri Pagadi. 

      You can visit the Shiva temple on the top providing an excellent panoramic view of all the mountain ranges surrounding this area.

    5. Is Sarasgad Trek safe?

      Yes, Sarasgad Trek is safe and trouble free. An experienced guide will be close by your side all the time to guarantee maximum security. Adhere to the directions given by the tour leader. The trekking course is sheltered, guided and efficient with most extreme security for the visitors. Nonetheless, in spite of the safety measures that are set up, it is best to remain careful and keep track of one's surroundings and belongings.

    6. Can a beginner go for trekking to Sarasgad Fort?

      Yes, a beginner can go trekking to Sarasgad Fort without any difficulty.The trek route is not that difficult and ideal for amateurs and is capable to satisfy the cravings of the adventure lovers with a scope to test physical fitness, stamina, and will-power.

    7. What meals do I get during Sarasgad Trek?

      Meals which you get during Sarasgad Trek are:

      - Tea and Breakfast
      - Packed Lunch
      - Evening Tea and Snacks

    8. How long does Sarasgad Trek last?

      This Hillfort is located at 1600 ft above sea level. This hill fort commands a steering view of the entire region of Pai. It takes nearly 2.5 hours to ascend Sarasgad fort from the base village trail to the fort and the picturesque view from the fort is worth a visit especially during the monsoon. Don’t forget to get a glance of the view from here, as Sarasgad fort will be visible.

    9. What is the height of Sarasgad Fort Trek?

      Sarasgad Fort height is twice the height of Sudhagad Fort. The height of Sarasgad Fort is 1608 feet.

    10. What is the departure location & time of the tour?

      Departure location is from Fergusson college in Pune at 6.00 am. Then arrive in Thakurwadi via Pali at 10.30 am. You can start trekking through the huge rock steps at 11:00 am from the base village to the top of the forts.

    11. Will I get a experienced guide for Sarasgad Trek?

      Yes, you get an experienced guide for Sarasgad Trek. After reaching the starting point at base village, listen to your guide carefully as he explains all the safety instructions and starts your trek at around 11 AM. Trek leader’s decision will be final and binding.

    12. How do I get from Mumbai to Sarasgad?

      Sarasgad fort is situated near village Pali in the Raigad district of Maharashtra. Pali lies about 10 kilometres East of Nagothane along the Nagothane-Khopoli road.

      - By Bus: Sarasgad can be easily reached from Mumbai by ST (State Transport) buses or local transports are available to the base village of the fort (Pali)

      - By Rail: You can take a train from Diva railway station to Nagothane. It will take approx. 2.5 hours to reach Nagothane. Once you reach Nagothane, you can take a cab/taxi to reach the meeting point. The distance between the fort and the railway station is 60 km.

      - By Road: The distance between Mumbai and Sarasgad is 63 km, and the road distance is 104.9 km. Roads are in good condition. It is the best convenient way to reach Mumbai to Sarasgad by Road. Route of Mumbai to Sarasgad fort is Mumbai - Khopoli - Pali - Sarasgad fort. Being a hill fort, you cannot access it by cab/taxi. Although you can easily reach the base of the fort by car using google maps and then from there, you need to go by trekking to reach Fort.

    13. What things I need to keep in mind during Sarasgad Trek?

      Things I need to keep in mind during Sarasgad Trek are:

      - Trek leader’s decision will be final and binding.
      - Stay hydrated and carry enough water and glucose with you to maintain energy levels to climb that mountain.
      - Wear sports shoes with proper grip and sports socks that cover your shin and tuck your track pants inside your shoes so that leeches don’t get inside them.
      - Don't forget sunglasses to protect your eyes from sun rays.
      - Pick up a stick on the way to help you in trekking.
      - Wear proper attire that fully covers your body while trekking. Do not wear sleeveless, low neck, figure-hugging shirts/tops, short pants, and hot pants.
      - Please do not carry handbags or jolas or sling bags.
      - We recommend you to please take care while walking / climbing / trekking. Do not wear any valuables, ornaments, jewellery etc.
      - Do not litter on the way in all of these beautiful spots. Make a small carry bag for all disposables. Do not drop even one small speck of plastic there.

    14. How do I get to Sarasgad Fort?

      The trekking trail starts from the village base and will lead you to the top of the peak along a panoramic view of the mountain ranges surrounding the region. After entering the fort, you would see caves used by the soldiers and water tanks inside the forts.

    Why Thrillophilia

    • b

      Verified Reviews

      25000+ Pictures and Reviews on the platform.

    • b

      Best Price Guarantee

      We have a best price guarantee. If you get the same product anywhere else at a cheaper price and you inform us about the same on the same day of your booking, we will refund the difference of cost to you.

    • b

      10000+ Tours and Activities

      We have activities across 17 countries, across every category so that you never miss best things to do anywhere.

    • b

      Customer Delight

      We are always able to support you so that you have a hassle free experience.

    Supplier

    supplier
    Code: 9786380
    Book Now