Participants need to assemble at Kasara railway station by 01:18 hrs. Kasara railway station is situated on the central railway line in Mumbai and can be reached by boarding a train from Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus in Mumbai.
Sandhan Valley is a canyon in the Sahyadri, also known as the Valley of Shadows. Located in between two high walls of rock and mountain, the sides of the canyon are so narrow that even sunlight makes brief appearances.
This 200-feet deep valley was carved by water, and is flanked by the massive forts of Alang, Madan and Kulang, amongst others.
There is no ascent during this trek - instead it takes you along the valley floor for about 7 hours. There may be some amount of rock-climbing or rappelling involved in this trek.
The Western Ghats or Sahyadri are a World Heritage Site, famed for the ecological diversity. With thousands of flora and fauna species exclusive to this region, any trek through this area involves plenty of interaction with nature.
This trek takes us along the floor of the Sandhan Valley, past naturally formed rock ponds filled with clear water, and towering rock faces on either side.
Trek to Sandhan Valley and take a dip in clear, natural pools. | Sleep under the stars. | Enjoy some rock-climbing and rappelling under expert supervision. | Feel the thrill of navigating through some tricky sections of the trek.
You'll assemble at Kasara station at 01:30 hrs. After a short introduction and orientation meeting, head to the base village for a brief rest. | After breakfast in the morning, you'll begin trekking by 07:00 hrs. Continue trekking through boulder-strewn trails and stop for a packed lunch at noon. Resume trekking and explore the mountainous terrain until you arrive at a suitable camping spot. Overnight at Sandhan Valley in the wilderness.
Sleep in cozy sleeping bags under the stars.
Breakfast | Snacks | Dinner
For cancellations made 45 days or more before departure of the Sandhan Valley trek: 75% refund.
For cancellations made 25-44 days before departure of the Sandhan Valley trek: 50% refund.
For cancellations made 15-24 days before departure of the Sandhan Valley trek: 35% refund.
For cancellations made 0-14 days before departure of the Sandhan Valley trek: No refund.
All refunds will be processed after deducting any transaction charges.
Consumption of liquor, drugs, tobacco products and cigarettes is strictly prohibited during the 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.