You should take the 22:50 hours Kasara fast local from CST Station to reach Kasara by 01:18 hours. If you miss this train, you'll miss the Alang Madan Kulang trek.
This challenging trek takes you to the summits of the triple forts of Alang, Madan and Kulang, 4900 feet above sea level. You'll negotiate steep rocky patches, craggy rock faces and the dense forests of the Sahyadris to discover these ancient forts. En route, you'll get stunning views of the Kalsubai peak, and the forts of Ratangad, Harihar and Harishchandragad from Madangad and Kulangad. In the evenings, you'll relax around a bonfire and you'll get to sleep in a cave at Madangad.
NOTE: The Alang Madan Kulang trek is one of the toughest treks in Maharashtra. It involves long hours of trekking each day, as well as some steep sections that require elementary rock climbing. This trek is only recommended for trekkers with prior trekking experience.
Located in the Kalsubai range of the Western Ghats, these forts stand tall at over 4800 feet each. From the top, you'll get sprawling views in all directions. Apart from this, the top of Alang has a huge plateau, 2 caves, a small temple and 11 water cisterns and you'll spend the night in one of Madangad's magnificent and eerie caves.
Take on the challenge of a triple-fort trek. | Summit Maharashtra's highest forts in the Kalsubai range. | Explore the ruins of these ancient forts, with plenty of temples, caves, and water cisterns. | Spend 3 days exploring the wilderness of the Western Ghats.
Make sure you catch the 22:50 hours Kasara fast local from CST Station. You should reach Kasara by 01:18 hours. Do carry light snacks, a water bottle and a light shawl for the train journey.
You'll take the 22:50 fast local from CST Station that should reach Kasara by 01:18 hours. Do carry light snacks and a small water bottle for the journey.
No meals will be provided today.
If you cancel the Alang-Madan-Kulang trek 15 days before the start date: 75% of the trip cost will be refunded, minus any transaction fees.
If you cancel the Alang-Madan-Kulang trek 14-10 days before the start date: 50% of the trip cost will be refunded, minus any transaction fees.
If you cancel the Alang-Madan-Kulang less than 10 days before the start date: no refund.
No show: No refund.
Smoking, consuming alcohol or drugs is strictly prohibited.
The decision of the trek leader during the Alang Madan Kulang trek is final.
Profanity or misbehaviour will not be tolerated during the Alang Madan Kulang trek.
Participants must stick with the group at all times.