Panvel is connected to the Mumbai Suburban Railway system. You can board a local train from any of the railway stations in Mumbai and travel to the Panvel railway station.
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Go trekking in the brazen and rough mountains of the Western Ghats and celebrate the new year 2019 at a scenic campsite on the Prabal plateau. Apart from an easy, 2-hr trek with views of the last sunset of the year, you'll celebrate the night around a campfire with music and fun camping games. Huddled around the campfire in the winter chill, you'll have fun with your fellow campers, staying up late after midnight under the starlit sky. The next morning, you'll wake up in your tents and come out to beautiful, morning views of the mountains.
Prabalmachi, or the Prabal plateau, is a large flat area of land, located at an elevation of more than 1,500 feet in the Sahyadri mountains. The plateau also serves as the base camp for higher treks to Kalavantin Durg and Prabalgad. The route to Prabalmachi begins from the village of Thakurwadi, from where a clearly marked route through the mountains takes you uphill to Prabalmachi. Here, you'll celebrate the new year 2019 at a campsite on the plateau with beautiful, evening views of the landscape below you.
Bring in New Year 2019 at a mountain campsite on the Prabal plateau. | Celebrate New Year 2019 around a campfire with music and games. | Spend a night in alpine tents pitched under the starlit, night sky. | Go on a easy, 2-hr trek from Thakurwadi to Prabalmachi.
Meet your fellow travellers at Panvel railway station by 16:00 hrs. From here, you'll travel to the base village of Thakurwadi in a private vehicle. After a 2-hr drive, you'll begin a 2-hr, easy trek to Prabalmachi. Catch the year's last sunset during the trek.
After you arrive and settle in your tents at the campsite, you'll celebrate the new year 2019 around a campfire with music and games. Have fun with your fellow travellers, stay up till late night and welcome the new year 2019. Overnight in tents at the campsite.
Overnight stay in alpine tents at Prabalmachi campsite.
Today's meal package includes dinner with one non-vegetarian option. A welcome drink of lemonade will also be served upon arrival. You'll be accommodated in alpine tents on twin-sharing basis. The tents will come with a blanket and bed sheet. The campsite has access to common washroom facilities.
Any cancellations made after booking the New Year 2019 Prabalmachi camping trip: no refund.
Travellers are required to follow instructions of the camp leader during the New Year 2019 Prabalmachi camping trip.
Travellers are requested to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering, defacing property and monuments and causing general disturbance.
Consumption of alcohol, drugs and tobacco products like cigarettes is strictly prohibited during the New Year 2019 Prabalmachi camping trip.