Day Trek to Andharban Jungle (ex-Pune)
Pune, Maharashtra, India
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Group Size
14+
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Date
Seats
2019
Sat, 14 Dec, 2019
30
Sun, 15 Dec, 2019
40
Sat, 21 Dec, 2019
30
Sun, 22 Dec, 2019
40
Sat, 28 Dec, 2019
30
Sun, 29 Dec, 2019
40
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Per Person
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Rs. 1,100
  • 1
  • Duration in Days
  • 40
  • Max
    Group Size
  • 14
  • +
    years
Date
Seats
2019
Sat, 14 Dec, 2019
30
Sun, 15 Dec, 2019
40
Sat, 21 Dec, 2019
30
Sun, 22 Dec, 2019
40
Sat, 28 Dec, 2019
30
Sun, 29 Dec, 2019
40
View
scales >
Physical (2)

Cultural (1)

Nature (3)

Trekking
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  • Trip introduction

    On this trek to Andharban, you'll explore the thick, monsoon-fed forests of the Western Ghats. You'll trek on a unique, descending trail that begins near the Pimpri Dam and ends near the Bhira Dam. En route, it'll lead you through a dense jungle criss-crossed with waterfalls, ponds and river streams. Trekking in the Tamhini Ghat valley, you'll rediscover the flourishing greenery brought on by heavy rain showers all over the Sahyadri mountain ranges.

    This trek to Andharban takes you over a relatively easy, descending trail, making it perfect for fit beginners as well as experienced trekkers.

    Destination

    The Andharban jungle is a unique ecosystem of trees, bushes, shrubs and greenery. Laid over the mountains of Western Ghats near the Mulshi Dam, the forest attracts nature lovers and trekking enthusiasts every monsoon. Literally meaning 'the dark forest', the dense Andharban is often known to cloud out the sunlight, even during the day!

    Destination highlights

    • Travel deep into the heart of nature on a trek to Andharban.
    • Click amazing photos from vantage points along the trek to Andharban.
    • Catch spectacular morning views of the Sahyadri mountain ranges.
    • Embark on a unique, descending trail in rural Maharashtra.

    Fine print

    Rules on the trip

    Travellers are required to adhere to the instructions of the trek leader during the trek to Andharban.

    Consumption of alcohol, drugs, tobacco products and cigarettes is strictly prohibited during the trek.

    Travellers are requested to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering, defacing property and monuments and causing general disturbance.

    Cancellation policy

    For any cancellations made after booking the Andharban trek: 70% refund.

    No show: No refund.

    All refunds will be processed after deducting any transaction charges.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    Travellers are requested to be punctual and arrive at the pick-up point of the trek on time.

    The tour operator takes utmost care to ensure safety of the travellers and shall not be held responsible for any mishap or accident during the trek to Andharban.

    Travellers will be required bear any additional costs arising due to unforeseen circumstances such as bad weather, road blocks etc.

    Trip details

    Pick up point
    The Travel Cafe, Pune at 06:30 hrs
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    Drop off point
    The Travel Cafe, Pune by 21:00 hrs
    Mode of transport
    Private, non-AC bus
    Start point
    Pimpri Dam
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    End point
    Bhira Dam
    Time of departure
    05:30 AM
    Time of return
    09:00 PM

    Activity Details

    Total trekking time
    6 hrs
    Total distance covered
    13 kms
    Start point elevation
    2030 feet
    Maximum elevation
    2200 feet
    Minimum elevation
    1860 feet
    Average per day distance
    13 kms
  • Trek to Andharban!

    Meet your fellow trekkers and the trek leader at The Travel Cafe in Pune by 06:30 hrs. Here, you'll board a private, non-AC bus that will take you to the start point of the trek. After a 2-hr drive, you'll arrive at the base village where you'll have breakfast before beginning the trek to Andharban. You'll spend the next few hours trekking in the dark forests of Andharban until you arrive at the end point. En route, you'll halt to have lunch. From the end point near the Bhira Dam, you'll board vehicles and travel back to Pune. Your trip ends here.

    Day 1 - Milestone

    Start point
    Pune
    End point
    Pune
    Day start time
    05:30 AM
    Trekking distance
    13 kms
    Trekking time
    6 hrs
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  • Includes / Excludes

      Includes
    • Travel arrangements from Pune-Pune in private, non-AC bus
    • Any technical equipment required for the trek
    • Vegetarian meal package consisting of breakfast and lunch
    • Services of an experienced trek leader
    • Permit charges and entry fees
    • Basic first aid kit
    • All applicable taxes
      Excludes
    • Travel costs between base city to Pune
    • Any costs arising out of unforeseen circumstances such as bad weather, road blocks etc.
    • Personal expenses such as tips to staff, additional meals or beverages etc.
    • Adventure travel or medical insurance
    • Anything not mentioned in inclusions

    What to Wear

      What to Wear
    • Comfortable, quick-dry apparel
    • Full-sleeved t-shirts/shirts
    • Full-length track pants
    • Raincoat or poncho
    • Trekking footwear
      What not to Wear
    • Expensive jewellery or gadgets
    • Denim jeans or floaters/sandals

    Equipment / Gear

      We Provide
    • Private, non-AC bus for transport from Pune-Pune
    • Any technical equipment required for the trek
    • Basic first aid kit
      You need to get
    • Rucksack (with rain cover)
    • ID proof
    • Napkins
    • Water bottle
    • Dry snacks (biscuits, energy bars etc.)
    • Sun cap/hat

    Medical Kit

    • Specific personal or prescribed medication
    • Personal first-aid kit
  • Trek to Andharban!

    Your trip ends before nightfall.

    Your trip begins at The Travel Cafe in Pune by 06:30 hrs. Travel to the start point of the Andharban trek will be arranged in private, non-AC bus. Today's meal package includes breakfast and lunch.

    Food

    Breakfast
    Lunch
    Food variations
    Veg
  • Marker on map shows trip start point.