New Moon-Night Trek To Rajmachi
Rajmachi, located in the Lonavala region is accessible from both Karjat as well as Lonavala. The village of Udhewadi lies on the massive plateau that greets one on getting to Rajmachi. The twin forts of Srivardhan & Manoranjan grace the backdrop of the village. While on the way we can see Fireflies or lightning bugs make light within their bodies
Meeting Point @ Karjat
CST : 15:29 Hrs
Byculla : 15:36 Hrs
Dadar : 15:42 Hrs
Kurla : 15:49 Hrs
Thane : 16:09 Hrs
Dombivali : 16:21 Hrs
Kalyan : 16:28 Hrs
Karjat : 17:19 hrs
17:30 Hrs: @ Karjat railway stationand Move Kondhane Village by local Transport
18:30 Hrs: Ascend to Rajmachi
Enjoy Fireflies in the Jungle
22:30 Hrs: @ Udhewadi - base village and Dinner
Post Dinner - Night Walk for Fireflies
Stay @ Village
Sunday 25th June 2017
06:00 Hrs: @ Wake up call
07:30 Hrs: @ Shrivardhan atop
Explore Shrivardhan fort
Breakfast - Tea in village
13:00 Hrs - Lunch
14:00 Hrs - Descend from Rajmachi to Kondhane
16:30 Hrs - @ Kondhane caves
17:30 Hrs - Evening Tea @ Kondhane
19:00 Hrs - @ Karjat Railway station
Important things to Carry
A bottle of water (2 ltr), Camera (Optional), Avoid wearing Gold and other jewelry. Electoral / Energy powder, 2 Lemon, some snacks & biscuits (optional), Torch with extra batteries, Personal medicines, A good trekking shoes, Bedding or sleeping bag..
Smoking and drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited. Trek leader’s decision will be final and binding.
What to wear for this trek?
Cotton t-shirts/nylon, full sleeves recommended. Full-length trousers or track pants. Wear dry fit if possible.