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  • Trip introduction

    Perfect for a short one-day weekend getaway from the city, this trek will take you to Jambhulmal, the highest point in Mumbai. On a thrilling one-day trek, you’ll explore the protected forests of the Sanjay Gandhi National Park in Mumbai. Trekking on a well-defined trail surrounded by trees, bushes and shrubs, you’ll spot species of birds and native wildlife. Catch the breathtaking natural beauty of the national park as you hike to several ponds, waterfalls and forests. En route, you’ll also visit the Kanheri Caves, a group of rock-cut monuments depicting Buddhist art and scripture.

    On this trek to Jambhulmal, you’ll hike on a relatively easy trail, making it perfect for fit beginners as well as experienced trekkers.

    Destination

    Jambhulmal, the highest point in Mumbai, is located inside the protected forests of the Sanjay Gandhi National Park. From the top, you can get panoramic view of the three great lakes of Mumbai – the Powai Lake, Tulsi Lake and Vihar Lake. Accessible via a narrow trail inside the national forest, Jambhulmal offers some of the best views of the city from an altitude of 1,535 feet.

    Destination highlights

    Trek to Jambhulmal, the highest point in Mumbai. | Catch spectacular morning views of the city. | Explore the forests of the Sanjay Gandhi National Park. | Escape from the city on a short one-day itinerary.

    Activity Details

    1535

    1535

    42

    3 kms

    2 hrs

    3 kms

    Trip details
  • Go trekking in Mumbai!

    Arrive at the Sanjay Gandhi National Park gate by 07:00 hrs. Here, you'll meet your fellow trekkers and the trek leader. After breakfast at the Nature Information Centre, you'll board a private bus or van that will drive you to the Kanheri Caves inside the national park. You'll begin trekking from the Kanheri Caves after a short briefing session about the trek route. En route, spot local species of birds and explore native wildlife. You'll arrive at the highest point of the trek after a relatively easy trek. Spend some time here admiring the morning views of the city. After a packed lunch at the highest point, resume trekking and descend back to Kanheri Caves. You'll board the vehicle and travel back to the gate of the national park. Your trip ends here.

    Your trip ends before nightfall.

    Your trip begins from the main gate of the Sanjay Gandhi National Park by 07:00 hrs. Travel to Kanheri Caves will be arranged in private bus or van. Today's meal package includes breakfast and lunch. Breakfast will be at the Nature Information Centre while a packed lunch will be served at Jambhulmal.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Mumbai

    Mumbai

    05:30 AM

    Food

    Breakfast | Lunch

    Veg
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made more than 15 days before departure of the Jambhulmal trek: 70% refund.

    For cancellations made 15-10 days before departure of the Jambhulmal trek: 50% refund.

    For cancellations made 9-7 days before departure of the Jambhulmal trek: 30% refund.

    For cancellations made less than 7 days before departure of the Jambhulmal trek: No refund.

    No show: No refund.

    No refunds will be given if the trip is cancelled due to weather conditions or any unforeseen conditions.

    All refunds will be processed after deducting any transaction charges.

    Rules on trip

    Travellers are required to adhere to the instructions of the trek leader during the trek to Jambhulmal.

    Consumption of alcohol, drugs, tobacco products and cigarettes is strictly prohibited during the trek.

    Travellers are requested to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering, defacing property and monuments and causing general disturbance.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    Travellers are requested to be punctual and arrive at the pick-up point of the trek on time.

    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 trek to Jambhulmal.

    Travellers will be required bear any additional costs arising due to unforeseen circumstances such as bad weather, road blocks etc.
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  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Travel arrangements to and from SGNP main gate in private bus or van

    • Any technical equipment required for the trek
    • Meal package consisting of breakfast and lunch
    • Services of an experienced trekking guide
    • Permit charges and entry fees
    • Basic first aid kit
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Travel costs between base city SGNP main gate

    • Any costs arising out of unforeseen circumstances such as bad weather, road blocks etc.
    • Personal expenses such as tips to staff, additional meals or beverages etc.
    • Adventure travel or medical insurance
    • Anything not mentioned in inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Comfortable, quick-dry apparel
    • T-shirts/shirts and track pants
    • Raincoat or poncho
    • Trekking footwear
    • Not to wear - Expensive jewellery or gadgets
    • Denim jeans or floaters/sandals

    What not to Wear

    • Loose clothing that will tangle around you while swimming
    • Restrictive clothing
    • Flip-flops

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Private bus or van for transport to and from SGNP main gate
    • Any technical equipment required for the trek
    • Basic first aid kit

    You need to get

    • Rucksack (with rain cover)
    • ID proof
    • Napkins
    • Water bottle
    • Dry snacks (biscuits, energy bars etc.)
    • Personal toiletries

    Medical Kit

    • Specific personal or prescribed medication, personal first-aid kit.