We at WILD RANGERS arranged Day Trek to Rajgad & Torna on Friday, 4 November 2011 to 6 November 2011.
Type: Hill Fort
Height: 4182 feet
Grade: Medium (Trek Experience Required)
Base Village: Gunjavne
RAJGAD FORT (WELL KNOWN AS D KING F D ALL D FORTS)
One of the forts of Maharashtra state in India. Situated in the Pune district, the fort is approximately 4620 feet above sea level.
Formerly known as Murumdev, it was capital of the Maratha Kingdom (Hindavi Swarajya) ruled by Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj for almost 26 years, after which he moved to Raigad fort and made that his capital. Treasure found on adjacent Torna Fort was used to fortify this hill.
Journey Details: –
Gathering Point :
For Mumbai CST @ 22:30 Hrs on 4th Nov 2011
For Pune Swargate ST Stand @ 4:30 Hrs
Detailed Schedule : –
Friday, 4th November 2011.
The Shirdi Fast Passenger train scheduled at 22.55 Hrs from CST will drop us at Pune around 04.30 Hrs. Pls be punctual… Following is timing where train halts… you can catch wherever it is comfortable to you… Book your tickets in advance if possible.
22.55 Hrs: – Mumbai CST
23.08 Hrs: – Dadar
23.33 Hrs: – Thane
23.50 Hrs: – Kalyan
Saturday, 5th November 2011.
03.28 Hrs: – Shivajinagar
Move to Swargate Bus depo by Available Transport
(People coming directly to Pune can join us at Swargate Bus Depo on Saturday 5th November 2011, at 04:30 AM)
04:30 Hrs: – Move Towards Gunjavane Base Village by Nasrapur Fata by Public Transport
08:00 Hrs: – Reach Gunjavane Base Village
Breakfast and Refreshment a Base Village
08:30 Hrs: – Head Towards Rajgad
12:00 Hrs: – Reach Padmavati Temple
After having Lunch we will Explore Padmavati Machi, Suvela Machi, Nedhe and Balekilla
18:30 Hrs: – Gather at Padmavati Temple and Rest
20:00 Hrs: – Dinner at Padmavati Temple
Campfire and some fun till 22:00 Hrs Near temple
22:00 Hrs: – Rest in Temple
Sunday, 6th November 2011.
05:00 Hrs: – Wake up for Refreshment and Breakfast
06:00 Hrs: – Lead Towards Sanjivani Machi
08:00 Hrs: – Move towards Torna Fort via Alu Darvaja
11:00 Hrs: – Reach Torna Fort
Lunch(Available locally) and Fort Exploration
01:00 Hrs: – Move Towards Mahadev Mandir. If time permit we will go to Zunzar Machi
03:00 Hrs: – Start Descending to Velhe Base Village
05:30 Hrs: – Breakfast & Refreshment at base village
Move towards Pune Station by available transport, from Pune we will catch State transport or Railway for Mumbai.
We will be in Mumbai by 23:00 Hrs (Timings may vary ½ hr, with subject to individual’s pace at trek and traffic conditions)
Things to be carried: –
A Water Bottle (~3.5 Ltrs),
Torch With Extra Battery (Must)
Sleeping Mat /Bag/Woolen Cloths (Must)
Mug, Dish and Spoon (Must)
Lunch For Saturday Afternoon
Camera, Cell Phone,
Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments
Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.
Medicine those if you require usually (Optional)
Extra Pair of clothes,
Good trekking shoes, carry extra pair of shoes or floaters if possible
A haversack to put all these things
Trek Fees Rs. 600.00 per head includes traveling from Pune and back to Pune, 2 meals & 4 brakfasts.
All our treks are Eco-friendly treks; kindly take care of nature around us.
Smoking and Drinking alcohol during trek is strictly prohibited if anyone found doing that will be expelled from trek without refund.
• WILD RANGERS is not liable in any way whatsoever for any injury or loss (including any indirect or consequential loss) of any kind to person or property suffered by any participant whether by reason of any act or omission, deliberate or negligent, of WILD RANGERS in
connection with the WILD RANGERS, including injury or loss incurred whilst participating in any activity of the WILD RANGERS or in any activity in which participants are invited to participate.
For further information and registrations call: –
Pune Coordinator : –
Team Wild Rangers