Meteor Shower Trek & Camping at Harishchandragad - Second Highest Peak of Maharashtra!
Witness meteor showers from the second highest peak of Maharashtra!
A once in a lifetime opportunity. The most popular trek of Maharashtra! Harishchandragad is not as hard as it sounds. Basically it's a long walk to the top of the mountain and there are no steep patches during the trek. It takes approximately 2.5 to 3hrs to reach the summit.
It is known for its mighty Konkan Kada from where you can see the Sahyadri Ranges.
Make new friends, connect with people share horror stories!
Experience a chilly weather on the top away from Bombay heat.
Have a chance to endure local food.
Photography fanatics, do not miss out on the starry sky, the milky way and of corse! THE METEOR SHOWERS!!
Difficulty Level : Medium.
Endurance Level : Medium.
Elevation : 1422m
MEETING POINT : KASARA RAILWAY STATION at 7:45 AM
Day 1- 14 Dec
Mumbai Local Central Line
CSMT : 5:00 AM
DADAR : 5:18 AM
KURLA : 5:28 AM
GHATKOPAR : 5:24 AM
THANE : 5:55 AM
KASARA: 7:38 AM
08:00 am : Leave for Harishchandragad
Breakfast with Introduction round on the way
12:00 : Reach the base village and start trekking
03:00 : Reach the top at KonkanKada
Tent Pitching activity
08:00 am : Stargazing the meteor showers
Bonfire with Music followed by dinner
Day 2 - 15 Dec
07:00 am : Wake up call
08:00 am : Start descending
12:00 : Reach Kasara Station
Promise to trek with us again!
Things to carry:
- ID card
- 3 ltrs of water
- Dry Snacks (Biscuits, Thepla, etc)
- Cap, Sunglasses
- Extra Pair of clothes and socks
- Track Pant and Tshirt
- Good trekking shoes
- Haversack or Backpack
- Winter clothes (VERY IMPORTANT it's going to be very windy up there)
- Monkey Cap/Beanie, Jacket/Sweater (at least 2 layers of thick clothes)
- Sleeping Bag (If you don't have one just bring a thick blanket sleeping mats will be provided)
- Personal First Aid
- Transport from Kasara to Harishchandragad and return.
- Day 1 dinner and Day 2 breakfast
- Tent Charges
- Personal Expenses
- Anything other than above mentioned.
-Trek Leader's decision will be final.
-Avoid wearing precious jewellery
-If anyone is late for thr trek the team will not wait for you.
-If you are injured during the trek help will be provided by the locals but the group has to move forward. We are not responsible for any injury or accident.
-PLEASE DO NOT LITTER.
Harishchandragad Trek Ahmednagar, Maharashtra 414001