Overview

VRangers Sahyadri Trek : Night Trek To Gorakhgad

Short Info:

Fort Height: 2137 ft.

Type: Hill forts.

Fort Range: Karjat-Murbad.

Grade: Medium.

The region of Gorakhgad and Machchindragad has a dense forest cover. Fort Gorakhgad is quite small in size. It was had strategic importance during the Shree Shahaji Raje period. However, no major battle is recorded to have taken place here. It was used in Shivaji's era to patrol the nearby region and was used as a stopover station during the journey to Junnar via Naneghat. Though small in size, there is enough availability water and a lot of space for accommodation. The fort gets its name from Saint Gorakhnath, who performed his "Sadhana" in this place.

1 Night 1 Day Available on request
Inclusions/Exclusions
What we'll give. What we won't

What is included in the tour

  • Breakfast
  • Traveling From Kalyan To Kalyan Via Public Transport Like Jeep / ST.
  • Refreshment.

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Lunch
  • Insurance
  • Medical coverage
  • Anything other than mentioned in Inclusion.
Itinerary

Day 1st Ngt:

  • Meeting Point: @ Kalyan ST Depo by 10 pm.
  • ​Train Timings: Ambernath Slow Local (A)
    • CST                 08:40
    • Masjid              08:43
    • Byculla             08:48
    • Dadar               08:58
    • Kurla                09:08
    • Ghatkopar        09:14
    • Bhandup          09:24
    • Thane              09:36
    • Dombivali         10:00
    • Kalyan              10:10
  • Will catch local vehicle for Dehri

Day 2nd:

  • 12.30am: @ Dehri-Murbad.
  • 01.00am: With an intro round will move to gorakh gad cave.
  • 02.30am: Reach to door of Gorakhgad
  • 03.30 am: Reach to cave and will rest here.
  • 07.00 am: With B/F & Tea get ready to feel the thrill of Gorakhgad Top with an straight Steps climb
  • 08.00 am: Reach on top and explore surrounding.
  • 09.30 am: Back to cave
  • 12.30 pm: At dehri & Lunch.
  • 01.00 pm: VEG Lunch
  • 02.30 pm: Move towards Kalyan.
  • 04.30 pm: @ Kalyan.

Things to Carry:

  • A proper two sided haversack to put all the things, So that one has hands free while trekking.
  • Id Proof
  • Approx 3 Ltr Water
  • Sunday Lunch
  • Torch With Extra Batteries
  • Some Snacks
  • Should Wear Good Trekking Shoes
  • Full Sleeve Shirt/T-Shirt & Full Pant.
  • Carry Some Extra Cloths
  • If you have any medical issue please carry your own medicine as we carry only First aid.

​​Non-compulsory items but helpful:

Cap, Sunglasses, Woolen Jacket, Camera , Avoid wearing Gold and other jewelry, mosquito’s repellent, Electoral / Energy powder, 2 Lemon, & 2 plastic bags for weight distribution.

Note: It’s totally self-responsibility to take care of things.


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