Sandhan Valley Trek
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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  • Trip introduction

    Trek through remote wilderness, climb over giant boulders, camp under the stars and rappel down rocky mountain cliffs. This adventure-packed trek to Sandhan Valley, a canyon in the Sahyadri mountain ranges, where you'll navigate a narrow route with 300 feet tall high mountain walls on both sides. In the night, the dark sky will twinkle above you as you sleep in comfortable tents pitched in the valley.

    The highlight of your trekking experience will be when you encounter three sections of the route that will require you to go rappelling down the cliff to continue trekking.

    Destination

    Sandhan Valley, located near the campsites of Bhandardara at a 3-hr driving distance away from Kasara, is a canyon in the mountains of the Western Ghats. The narrow trail that passes across the valley feature mountain walls so high that even sunlight struggles to reach the ground. This unique feature of the valley has given it the moniker of the 'Valley of Suspense'. The valley is located in the Kalsubai Wildlife Sanctuary, near the sister forts of Alang, Madan, Kulang as well as the Ratangad Fort and Kalsubai peak.

    Destination highlights

    • Explore the 'Valley of Suspense' on the Sandhan Valley trek.
    • Catch stunning views of Sahyadri mountain ranges.
    • Trek through remote wilderness.
    • Go rappelling down mountain cliffs.
    • Sleep in tents pitched in the valley.

    Fine print

    Rules on the trip

    Travellers are required to bring their own sleeping bags or blankets and bed sheets, to be used during the night stay in tents.

    Travellers are required to follow the instructions of the trek leader during this trek to Sandhan Valley.

    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 this trek to Sandhan Valley.

    Cancellation policy

    For all cancellations made for the trek to Sandhan Valley: no refund.

    In case of no show: no refund.

    Bookings once made are not transferable to other travellers.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

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

    The tour operator reserves the right to cancel or alter the itinerary of the trek to Sandhan Valley due to any unforeseen circumstances for the safety of travellers as well as staff. Costs arising due to such a change in itinerary will be borne by the traveller.

    Trip details

    Pick up point
    Kasara railway station by 22:00 hrs
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    Drop off point
    Asangaon railway station by 18:00 hrs
    Mode of transport
    Private jeep or similar vehicl
    Start point
    Samrad village
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    End point
    Dehene village
    Time of departure
    01:20 AM
    Time of return
    06:00 PM

    Activity Details

    Total trekking time
    12 hrs
    Total distance covered
    10 kms
    Start point elevation
    900 feet
    Maximum elevation
    1900 feet
    Minimum elevation
    900 feet
    Average per day distance
    5 kms
  • Day 1 of the Sandhan Valley trek: Samrad to Sandhan Valley

    Arrive at the Kasara railway station by 01:20 hrs. Here, you'll meet your fellow trekkers and move to the base village of Samrad in a private vehicle. After the 3-hr drive, you'll arrive at Samrad, where you'll stop and rest until the break of dawn. As the sun begins rising, you'll begin the trek across the valley. Navigating tricky routes among forests and mountains, you'll encounter three different sections that will require rappelling. You'll arrive at your campsite for the day by late afternoon and enjoy the night around a campfire with your fellow trekkers. Overnight in tents at Sandhan valley.
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    Day 2 of the Sandhan Valley trek: Sandhan Valley to Dehene

    After an early morning wake-up call, you'll prepare for the day's trek. You'll move out from the campsite and resume trekking forward to reach the village of Dehene. From here, you'll travel to Asangaon in vehicles. Subject to traffic conditions, you'll reach Asangaon railway station by 18:00 hrs. Your trip ends here.
    /Trekking Sandhan Valley Maharashtra Adventure Travel The Great Next Trek through 300 feet tall mountain walls.

    Day 1 - Milestone

    Start point
    Samrad village
    End point
    Sandhan valley
    Day start time
    05:30 AM
    Trekking distance
    6 kms
    Trekking time
    8 hrs

    Day 2 - Milestone

    Start point
    Sandhan valley
    End point
    Dehene village
    Day start time
    12:25 AM
    Trekking distance
    4 kms
    Trekking time
    4 hrs
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  • Includes / Excludes

      Includes
    • Travel arrangements between Kasara-Samrad and Dehene-Asangaon in a private jeep or similar vehicle
    • All vegetarian meals from breakfast on day 1 to lunch on day 2 (except lunch on day 1)
    • Accommodation for 1 night in tents
    • All equipment required for camping: tents, mattress
    • All equipment required for rappelling: harness, ropes
    • Services of an experienced trek leader and support crew
    • All government permits and charges
    • All applicable taxes
      Excludes
    • Travel arrangements between home city-Kasara and Asangaon-home city
    • Lunch on day 1
    • Personal expenses such as extra meals or beverages etc.
    • Costs due to unforeseen circumstances such as bad weather, natural calamities etc.
    • Anything not mentioned in inclusions

    What to Wear

      What to Wear
    • Trekking shoes
    • Shirt/t-shirt and track pants/shorts
      What not to Wear
    • Expensive gadgets or jewellery
    • Flip-flops/slippers

    Equipment / Gear

      We Provide
    • Private jeep or similar vehicle for transport between Kasara-Samrad and Dehene-Asangaon
    • All equipment required for camping: tents, mattress
    • All equipment required for rappelling: harness, ropes
      You need to get
    • Rucksack
    • ID proof
    • Sleeping bags or blankets, bed sheets
    • Packed lunch
    • Water bottle
    • Torch
    • Dry snacks (biscuits, energy bars etc.)
    • Insect repellent
    • Personal toiletries

    Medical Kit

    • Specific or prescribed medicines and medical kit.
  • Day 1 of the Sandhan Valley trek: Samrad to Sandhan Valley

    Overnight in tents at Sandhan Valley.

    Arrive at the Kasara railway station by 01:20 hrs. Today's meal package includes breakfast at the base village and dinner at the Sandhan valley campsite. Since lunch is not included in the meal package, travellers are requested to carry a packed lunch. You'll be accommodated in tents at Sandhan Valley. Please make sure to bring your own sleeping bags or bed sheets or blankets.

    Day 2 of the Sandhan Valley trek: Sandhan Valley to Dehene

    Your trip ends by 18:00 hrs.

    Today's meal package includes breakfast served at the Sandhan Valley campsite and lunch en route to Asangaon.

    Food

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    Dinner
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    Food

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    Lunch
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