Monsoon Trek to Mighty Harishchandragad | The Hiker's Club

August 24 | 10:50PM
Kasara Railway Station
1,300

About

Harishchandragad is a hill fort in the Ahmednagar district of India. It is known for its scenic beauty and charm. The fort is quite ancient. Remnants of Microlithic man have also been discovered here. Its origin is said to have been in the 6th century, during the rule of Kalachuri dynasty.


Highlights of the Trek:


Harishchandreshwar Temple


Kedareshwar Caves


Kokankada


Taramati Peak


Scenic Beauty of the Sahyadris

Itinerary

Day 1:
20:50 hrs – Board the Kasara Local starting from CSMT at 8.50 pm from your respective stations
Train Schedule:
20:50 hrs CST
21:05 hrs Dadar
21:12 hrs Kurla
21:16 hrs Ghatkopar
21:32 hrs Thane
21:44 hrs Dombivali
21:54 hrs Kalyan
23:05 hrs Kasara
23:10 hrs – Meet the team at Kasara station ticket counter, we will leave for the base village in our private vehicle

Day 2:
02:00 hrs – Reach base village, and rest at pachnai, at villagers house untill the dawn for the exciting trek coming up soon.
06:00 hrs – Wake up call, freshen up and Start the trek through the darkness towards harishchandragad.
08:30 hrs – After an easy trek for about 1.5-2hrs we reach Harishchandreshwar temple, Visit kedareshwar temple, Have refreshing tea and delicious Breakfast and start moving to visit taramati Peak (Highest Point on Harishchandragad)
11:00 hrs – Sitting on the edge of the cliff, Admire the might of the Kokankada
02:00 hrs – Reach Back to Base Village, have traditional Maharashtian veg food, preparing for our way back.
03:00 hrs – Start our Journey back towards kasara in a private vehicle.
05:00 hrs – Reach the station and say goodbye to our fellow Hikers! We leave with new friends made, new bonds created and memories to cherish for life.

Inclusions

Kasara to Kasara Private Transport
Breakfast and Lunch
Expertise and Guide charges
First Aid Certified Co-ordinators
Local Guidance
Wash Room and Changing room facility
5% GST & Internet Handling Charges (No Hidden Charges)

Exclusions

Anything other than the above-mentioned things

Things to Carry

Extra pair of clothes.
A photo ID card. (must)
Some ready to eat food (plum cakes, biscuits)
Drinking water
Rucksack to carry all things. ( No handbags/jholas)
Sports Shoes/Trekking Shoes (Compulsory)
Camera (Optional)

Cancellation Policy

If cancellation is done prior to 10 days of outing 75% will be refunded.
If done prior to 5 days of outing 50% will be refunded
After that, no refund will be provided.

Venue

Kasara Railway Station

Kasara, Maharashtra 421602

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