Kasara railway station is easily accessible by means of rail and road. It is the final railway station on the central line of the Mumbai suburban railway network.
Participants coming from Pune can also reach Kasara by means of rail or road.
Think you're ready for a thrill-a-minute trek? Then this trek to Harihar fort is perfect for you! Harihar fort is built on a triangular rock surface, and has a steep climb that can get quite challenging, especially in the rains. For the final 200 feet just before the summit, you'll be negotiating rough rock-hewn steps that are very steep. The ground under your feet is covered with moss, and there is a constant trickle of water over them. In addition, the winds are fairly strong here, and you'll be battling to stay upright and maintain your balance.
Harihar fort lies in the Trimbakeshwar mountain range, close to Igatpuri. The trek to Harihar fort takes you to an elevation of over 3,500 feet and offers spectacular views of the landscape around, and the sheer drop below.
Harihar fort is an important one in the history of the region, being on the route connecting the states of Maharashtra and Gujarat. But what you'll really remember it for is the shiver that goes through you when you look down at the 500 foot drops below you while your feet slide on mossy rocks, or when roaring winds tug at your clothes! You'll also enjoy the experience of travelling during the night and beginning the trek to Harihar fort in the early morning hours.
Go on a thrilling adventurous trek to Harihar fort. | Take on monsoon winds, slippery trails and tough routes. | Take a gang of friends to enjoy the overnight travel and a fun trek.
Leave the city behind, heading to the station on Saturday night. You have to catch the last local after midnight to Kasara. Get a few hours of sleep, because you'll be reaching your destination at around 03:00 hrs. From here, you'll be taken to Trimbakeshwar by jeep. | You'll reach your start point at around 05:30 hrs, and will have some time to eat breakfast and freshen up for the trek. Your trek to Harihar fort begins from here. | You'll love this trek, especially if you're with a group of friends who enjoy a bit of excitement too. After some time spent exploring the top, you'll begin your descent again. From the end point, you'll be brought back to Kasara station to head back. Your trip ends here.
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For cancellations made 8-15 days before departure of the Harihar fort trek: 50% refund.
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Consumption of liquor, drugs, tobacco products and cigarettes is strictly prohibited during the trek to Harihar fort.
Travellers are requested to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering, defacing property and monuments and causing general disturbance.