Bring out the adventurer in you with this night trek from Katraj to Sinhagad. You'll begin from the Katraj tunnel, as the sun dips below the Sahyadri hills. As the night gets darker, you'll keep climbing with torches in your hand, taking brief halts at vantage points. You'll gaze at the valley full of bright city lights with a few faint stars in the night sky. Taking in gorgeous nocturnal views of the Sahyadri, you'll trek up and down over 17 hills and reach the Sinhagad Fort, just as the sun begins clearing away the darkness.
This night trek from Katraj to Sinhagad is a moderately intense trek open only for fit and healthy beginners and experienced trekkers.
This night trek from Katraj to Sinhagad begins from the top of Katraj tunnel and takes you over a series of hills and mountains until you reach the Sinhagad Fort. As you climb and descend the contours, you'll be high enough to see the sprawling city of Pune, lit with bright colours in the night. Your destination, the Sinhagad Fort, is a historic hill-fort that was the scene of several important battles during the 16th century.
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Day 1 of the Katraj to Sinhagad trek: Begin trekking from Katraj
Report to the Swargate bus depot by 17:00 hrs and meet the rest of your group. You'll travel to the start point of your trek, the Katraj tunnel, in public transport with the trek leader. A short drive later, you'll arrive at the tunnel and begin the trek. As the night gets darker, you'll keep climbing with torches in your hand, taking brief halts at vantage points to gaze at the landscape full of bright city lights on the horizon and a few faint stars in the sky. At one of such halts, you'll have dinner and rest for a bit before resuming the trek.
You'll trek through the night.
Report to Pune and travel to the Katraj tunnel via public transport. Please note that no meals are included in today's package. Make sure to carry your own packed dinner that you can have en route to Sinhagad.
No meals are provided today
Day 2 of the Katraj to Sinhagad trek: Reach Sinhagad
You'll keep trekking through the night, taking in gorgeous nocturnal views of the Sahyadri mountains. As the sun begins rising and clearing away the darkness, you'll reach the Sinhagad Fort, where you'll have some breakfast and tea. Rest and explore the fort before returning to Pune by 10:00 hrs. Your trip ends here.
Your trip ends by 10:00 hrs.
Reach Sinhagad and travel back to Pune. Today's meal package includes breakfast only. Your trip ends here.
No meals are provided today
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For cancellations more than 6 days before departure of the Katraj to Sinhagad trek: 70% refund.
For cancellations made 4-6 days before departure of the Katraj to Sinhagad trek: 50% refund.
For cancellations made 2-3 days before departure of the Katraj to Sinhagad trek: 30% refund.
For cancellations made less than 2 days before departure of the Katraj to Sinhagad 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.
Rules on trip
Please note that dinner on Day 1 of the Katraj to Sinhagad trek is not included in the meal package. Travellers are required to carry their own packed dinner.
All travellers are expected to follow instructions of the trek leader during Katraj to Sinhagad trek.
Travellers are requested to respect local culture and not litter, deface property or cause general disturbance.
Consumption of alcohol, drugs or tobacco products is strictly prohibited during Katraj to Sinhagad trek.
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 the Katraj to Sinhagad trek.
Travellers will be required bear any additional costs arising due to unforeseen circumstances such as bad weather, road blocks etc.
All timings are approximate and may be subject to delays based on road and traffic conditions.
Go on the trek from Katraj to Sinhagad.
Includes / Excludes
Travel arrangements, as per the itinerary, in shared, public transport
Breakfast on Day 2
Services of an experienced trek leader
All applicable taxes
Travel arrangements between your home city and pick-up/drop-off point in Pune
Dinner on Day 1 (please carry a packed meal)
Any costs due to unforeseen circumstances such as bad weather, road blocks etc.
Personal expenses such as tips to staff, extra meals, beverages etc.
Anything not mentioned in inclusions
What to Wear
What to Wear
Comfortable, quick-dry apparel
Not to wear - Expensive gadgets or jewellery
Denim jeans and sandals
What not to Wear
Loose clothing that will tangle around you while swimming
Equipment / Gear
Technical equipment required for the trek, if any
You need to get
Dry snacks (biscuits, energy bars etc.)
Govt-issued ID card
Extra pair of dry clothes
Napkins and light towel
Please carry specific personal or prescribed medication, personal first-aid kit for this trip.
Directions towards the Pick up Point
Travellers from Mumbai can board the Hyderabad Express departing CST railway station at 12:45 hrs to reach Pune railway station and continue to Swargate bus depot in a public cab or taxi. Travellers from Pune can reach Swargate bus depot in a public cab or taxi, or board a bus heading towards the bus depot. Google maps pin: https://goo.gl/maps/iYV69ap2M1m
Directions towards the Start Point
The tour operator will arrange your transport to the start point of the Katraj to Sinhagad trek.