Meet up at Darpan Cinema in Andheri. There are also other pick up points along the way at Kalanagar bus stop in Bandra, Sion Station Circle and Teen Hath Naka in Thane
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Embark on one of the more challenging treks of Maharashtra and spend a night exploring the countryside mountains and forests of the Sahyadri range. Trekking over narrow routes, slippery edges, steep rockfaces and giant boulders, you'll climb your way to the top of Harishchandragad. En route, picture perfect views of the valley will accompany you. You'll spend the night at Konkankada, sleeping in tents pitched in the wilderness of the mighty mountains. The next day, before making your way down, you'll grab a shining sunrise from the Taramati Shikhar.
This trek to Harishchandragad takes you over a trail rated moderately difficult, making it perfect for fit and healthy beginners as well as experienced trekkers.
Located a 4-hr drive and a 3-hr trek from Kasara, the pinnacle of Harishchandragad is located inside the Kalsubai Harishchandragad Wildlife Sanctuary. Although not much remains of the actual fort, trekkers can visit the several temples and caves of Harishchandragad, the history reminiscent of the centuries-old tales of Marathas and Mugals. Harishchandragad is also located close to Konkankada, a flat plateau that now serves as a camping ground as well as the Taramati Shikhar, a tall peak offering views of the sunrise.
Climb up to an altitude of over 4,650 feet on a trek to Harishchandragad. | Get views of a beautiful sunrise from the Taramati Shikhar. | Go camping at night in tents pitched at Konkankada. | Catch beautiful views of the mountains and forests of the Sahyadri. | Go on one of the more challenging treks in Maharashtra.
Arrive at Darpan Cinema in Andheri by 22:45 hrs. Here, you'll board a non-AC vehicle and settle in for an overnight drive to the base village of the trek. You will spend your night in transit and begin your trek to Harishchandragad early next morning.
Overnight in transit
Your trip begins from Darpan Cinema in Andheri at 22:45 hrs. Travel to the base village will be arranged in a private, non-AC vehicle. You will spend the night in transit. Make sure you carry a shawl or a light blanket to keep you warm.
For cancellations made 8 days or more before departure of the Harishchandragad trek: 75% refund.
For cancellations made 4-7 days before departure of the Harishchandragad trek: 50% refund.
For cancellations made less than 4 days before departure of the Harishchandragad trek: no refund.
In case of no show: no refund.
All refunds will be processed after deducting a transaction fee of INR 200 per person. This fee is charged by The Great Next.
Travellers are required to follow instructions of the trek leader during the trek to Harishchandragad.
Consumption of alcohol, drugs and tobacco products like cigarettes is strictly prohibited during the trip.
Travellers are required to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering, defacing property and monuments and causing general disturbance.