RAJMACHI FIREFLIES FESTIVAL TREK 2024 - MISCHIEF TREKS

RAJMACHI FIREFLIES FESTIVAL TREK 2024 - MISCHIEF TREKS

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June 22 | 12:20PM - June 23 | 9:30PM

Khopoli, Mumbai

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RAJMACHI FIREFLIES FESTIVAL TREK 2024 - MISCHIEF TREKS

Camping

June 22 | 12:20PM - June 23 | 9:30PM

Khopoli, Mumbai

Free

Sorry, this show is already over but head here for other fun events!

Event Guide

For Age(s)

Family Friendly

Language

Hinglish, English, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati

Getaways

Enjoy the outdoors

Invite your friends

and enjoy a shared experience

Event Guide

For Age(s)

Family Friendly

Language

Hinglish, English, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati

Getaways

Enjoy the outdoors

Invite your friends

and enjoy a shared experience

About the Event

RAJMACHI FIREFLIES FESTIVAL TREK 2024


Rajmachi Fireflies location is situated deep in the forest region near a village that comes under the Lonavala region. The route to this location is full of serene forest and Fireflies. So join us at Mischief Treks for an adventurous experience this May 2024 and June 2024 at Rajmachi Fireflies Trekking. Welcome to the iconic destination of Rajmachi, where nature's wonders and adventurous spirit converge in a breathtaking fireflies trekking experience. Situated in the Sahyadri mountain range of Maharashtra, India, Rajmachi is renowned for its scenic beauty and rich history. As twilight paints the sky, the trail comes alive with the twinkling spectacle of fireflies, transforming the trek into a mesmerizing journey through nature's illuminated tapestry. Amidst the popularity of Rajmachi, embrace the thrill of trekking along its trails and witness the enchanting dance of fireflies amidst the lush greenery.

  • Category: Fireflies Festival Trekking 2024, suitable for beginners.
  • Duration: Overnight Trekking
  • Date: 18-May2024, 25-May-2024, 01-Jun-2024, 08-Jun-2024, 15-Jun-2024, and 22-Jun-2024

Travel Options for Rajmachi Fireflies Festival 2024:

⚠️ The charges mentioned below are "Base Price" for booking at least 20 days in advance. Charges for booking less than 20 days prior to event date will be higher. Kindly click on "Buy Now" button to check the dynamic pricing applicable for a given date.  

  1. You can reach the campsite in your own vehicle. We will be sharing GPS locations and directions/instructions on the WhatsApp group. Event Fees with this option will be Rs. 1500 per person
  2. Pickup/Drop from Khopoli Railway Station. Pickup/Drop Time: 2:50 pm Khopoli pickup / next day 8:00 am pickup Rajmachi. Overnight Homestay fees with this option will be Rs. 2100 per person
  3. Kids Charges: For Kids Overnight Homestay Charges without pickup are Rs. 650 and with Pickup from Khopoli are Rs.1200

⚠️ Booking closes once slots are sold out. 

Do not book this event without reading and understanding the event details on this page.


⚠️ Eligibility Condition:

If you wish to apply for being part of our group during Fireflies Festival, you need to "Read" and "Understand" the Details, FAQ's, Inclusions, Important Note, About-us, etc... 

Do not book this event if the details mentioned are not agreeable to you, or if you do not have time to read and be aware of what you are signing up for.


 Detailed Itinerary - Rajmachi Fireflies Festival 2024

Catch the CSMTKhopoli Local train from the station nearest to you

Train timings:


  • 12:20 pm - CSMT
  • 12:33 pm - Dadar
  • 12:41 pm - Kurla
  • 12:45 pm - Ghatkopar
  • 01:01 pm - Thane
  • 01:17 pm - Dombivli  
  • 01:26 pm - Kalyan
  • 02:19 pm - Karjat
  • 02:44 pm - Khopoli

Three hours prior to the event date and time, we will be creating a WhatsApp group for coordination purposes. Exact GPS locations for meeting point, coordinator contact, etc will be shared in the group.

Meeting Point: Khopoli train station ticket window at 2.50 pm

Once the train reaches the station local jeeps will be waiting outside the station to take you to the campsite. Our trek leader with meet you at the designated spot and move forward to base village

DAY 1 - Saturday


  • 04:45 pm reach base village and have evening tea and snacks.
  • 05:15 pm Start trek to Shrivardhan fort
  • 08:00 pm Back to base village and rest for a while
  • Around 8:30 to 9:30 dinner will be ready. Once it gets dark, the fireflies get into action, we will go for a forest walk to witness the mesmerizing phenomenon.
  • After returning from fireflies spotting, you will be free to laze around in village or start snoring.
  • Stay arrangement will be in Village home (depending on weather conditions) 

DAY 2 - Sunday

06:30 am - Wake up and freshen up.

07:30 am - Have Breakfast and visit the Kalbhairavnath Temple and a small pond nearby.

08:30 am - Start return journey to Khopoli station.


INCLUSIONS/EXCLUSIONS


What is included in the tour

  • Evening Tea and Snacks
  • Dinner Veg Food / Jain Food (Saturday)
  • Morning breakfast & tea (Sunday)
  • Fireflies sighting 
  • Trekking Charges
  • Local Authority Charges 
  • Home Stay (depending on weather conditions)
  • Transport ( if opted for) 
  • First Aid Guide & expertise charges.

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Mineral water/lime water/ purchased for personal consumption and 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 roadblocks, bad weather.
  • Any medical / Emergency evacuations if required.

Things to Carry


  1. Identity Proof (must)
  2. Torch with extra battery (Must)
  3. A bottle of water (atleast 2 Ltrs)
  4. Some ready-to-eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.
  5. Compulsory - Extra Mats/Sleeping Bag or blanket.
  6. Rain protection gear. 
  7. Medicine that you require usually (We do have a basic first aid kit)
  8. Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments or carrying precious items.
  9. Extra pair of clothes.

Points to Note and FAQ's regarding Fireflies Festival Rajmachi 2024

Following are the frequently asked questions regarding Rajmachi Fireflies Festival Trek


Q: I have booked/paid for the event, is my booking confirmed for Rajmachi Fireflies Festival? 

Ans. No !, your booking can become invalid if you do not submit the "Most Important Details" required for emergency situations. For any Trek/Adventure event the organizers need to have your details at least 24 hours prior to the event. We do not allow anyone to the campsite until we have complete and authentic details of the person. This info is crucial in case of an emergency and is a mandatory KYC parameter. The link for the "personal details form" will be sent on WhatsApp immediately after you complete the booking instructions mentioned on the website. Submitting incomplete/incorrect/fake details in the form will make your booking invalid and no refund will be provided in such case. 


Q. How to reach the Rajmachi Fireflies Festival location from Mumbai/Pune? 

Ans. You need to reach Khopoli Station at the scheduled meeting time, from here you can follow our vehicles. After this point cellphone network coverage is bad and our team might not be contactable. The GPS location is provided in the WhatsApp group for ease of travel. 


Q. How do we get in touch after reaching the meeting point for Rajmachi Fireflies Festival? 

Ans. We will be creating a WhatsApp group for coordination where you will be provided all the necessary information regarding the contact person, exact point to meet, GPS coordinates etc..


Q. What is provided in meals/food at Rajmachi Fireflies Festival?  

Ans. The meal will consist of veg and nonveg options. rice, chapati, daal, seasonal veg, salad, chicken curry. 


Q. How many people will be coming for Rajmachi Fireflies Festival trekking? 

Ans. Depends on the number of people booking the event. Generally, the batch size is approximately 25-35 participants. Rajmachi is a Public place and we have no access to data on other organizers' bookings hence we cannot comment on the exact number of people planning to visit this place on a given date. 


Q. Is Rajmachi Fireflies Festival which is organized by Mischief Treks safe for solo participants?  

Ans. Yes, mostly 30% of participants come up solo and blend in. 


Q. Is Rajmachi Fireflies Festival which is organized by Mischief Treks safe for girls?  

Ans. Mischief Treks has a track record of making our trekking and camping events extremely safe for girls. Normally 60 – 75 % of our participants are females. 


Q. How should I book the Rajmachi Fireflies Festival event? 

Ans. All you have to do is press the book now button on this page and follow the instructions.  


Q. Does the Rajmachi Trek have a washroom facility?

Ans. We have washroom available at base village of the fort. This is a basic workable washroom in a forest area of the village, it's clean and usable until people reach, beyond that, it purely depends on the participants on how they use it. It won't be like the ones you find in hotels or restaurants. This is a village and the village washroom is in line with the village people. 


Q. Is Parking available at Rajmachi Fireflies location?

Ans. No, Official parking lot is not available at the Rajmachi Fireflies location. There is a open space where people park their vehicles. You may choose to park your vehicle at the given location at your own risk. Till date we have not encountered any issues related to parking. 


Q. Which locations are available for booking Fireflies Festival 2024?

Ans. Out of the several locations for fireflies festival we have handpicked few best ones as mentioned below.

Best Fireflies Festival Camping Locations in Maharashtra


  • Bhandardara Fireflies Festival
  • Igatpuri Fireflies Festival
  • Rajmachi Fireflies Festival
  • Kothaligad Fireflies Festival
  • Secret Location Fireflies Festival
  • Karjat Fireflies Festival
  • Prabalmachi Fireflies Festival 

Instructions

Important Points to note regarding Fireflies Festival Rajmachi 2024

Transport: In case it rains heavily Jeep will drop till the nearest motorable point on the road. The participant will have to walk 3-6 km to reach the base village. 

Traveling by Own vehicle:

Ideally you are supposed to meet the group at Della Adventures in Lonavla at the specified time in itinerary and proceed to the trek along with the trek leader and other participants to avoid any inconvenience. You may choose to reach the trek location directly but keep in mind the trek location is in remote area and network is pretty bad. You may not be able to contact us on phone or we may not be able to contact you on phone. Also the road from lonavla to the trek location is in extreme bad condition. The driver needs to be skilled in off-road driving to be able to reach Rajmachi. 

Stay: The stay for this event will be at village homestay. This group homestay at a village house comprises of a large hall for the group to rest at night. Each participant needs to carry a mat/sleeping-bag to rest upon. Please remember this is a extremely basic shelter in village home. 

The main focus of this event is watching "Fireflies" and this is not a Camping focused event. 

Situation: This is specifically a Fireflies-focused event, and due to weather conditions, all other things need to be handled as per the best-suited option basis. The event schedule, itinerary, group composition, and all operational aspects are subject to change without prior notice. In these uncertain times, we will try to do our best to get things rolling but unavoidable circumstances may impact the operations. Please Do-Not book this event if you are not comfortable with the given situation, uncertainty aspects, stay options and travel options explained above. 

Washroom: The washroom is available within a walking distance of 2 min.

IMPORTANT: Before booking the event, Please make sure you are physically fit to complete the event and have gone through all the Details, Disclaimer, and FAQ / Important Points to note.


⚠️ Eligibility Condition:

If you wish to apply for being part of our group during Fireflies Festival, you need to "Read" and "Understand" the Details, FAQ's, Inclusions, Important Note, About-us, etc... 

Do not book this event if the details mentioned are not agreeable to you, or if you do not have time to read and be aware of what you are signing up for.

Rajmachi Fireflies Festival 2023
Venue

Khopoli

Laxminagar, Khopoli, Maharashtra 410203, India

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RAJMACHI FIREFLIES FESTIVAL TREK 2024 - MISCHIEF TREKS

Camping

June 22 | 12:20PM - June 23 | 9:30PM

Khopoli, Mumbai

Free

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Event Guide

For Age(s)

Family Friendly

Language

Hinglish, English, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati

Getaways

Enjoy the outdoors

Invite your friends

and enjoy a shared experience

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