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  • Trip introduction

    Does hiking through a region flourishing with wildflowers makes you happy? This trek to Raireshwar and Kenjalgad involves ascending through yellow meadows and grasslands. In a day, you will visit Raireshwar and Kenjalgad - two of the less explored beauties of the Western Ghats, and splash through hidden waterfalls along the way. Trekking from Raireshwar to Kenjalgad offers incredible views of backwaters and Kamalgad Fort. You will also visit the famous suspension bridge on the base village of Raireshwar.

    Destination

    Raireshwar is located in Bhor district near Pune in Maharashtra. Raireshwar is famous its temple which is considered as a revered place in amongst Marathas, on account of the history involving Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. Raireshwar is perched amidst several hills and forts, including the Kenjalgad fort. The Raireshwar plateau is filled with colorful wildflowers most of the months in the year. From Kenjalgad fort, you can enjoy the views of wide backwaters and the green hill of the Western Ghats.

    Destination highlights

    Trek through the thriving meadows of Raireshwar. | Visit the historic Kenjalgad fort. | Discover hidden waterfalls en route to Raireshwar. | Enjoy the views of backwaters and Kamalgad fort from the top. | Take pictures at the suspension bridge.

    Activity Details

    1700

    4265

    1700

    15 km

    6 hours

    15 km

    Trip details
  • Trek to Raireshwar and Kenjalgad

    Please arrive at FC road, Pune by 05:45 hours and board the private vehicle to the base village of Raireshwar. Have breakfast after arriving in the village and start trekking after you freshen up. First, you will visit Raireshwar meadows, followed by trekking to Kenjalgad fort. Begin the descent after lunch and visit the suspension bridge on the way. You will depart from the base village by 05:30 hours and reach Pune by 21:00 hours. Your trip ends here. 

    Your trip ends by 21:00 hours in the evening.

    Today's meal package included breakfast and lunch only. In the evening, tea/coffee and snacks will be offered to you. Please note that dinner is not included in the package.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Pune

    Pune

    05:45 AM

    Food

    Breakfast | Lunch | Evening snacks

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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made more than 7 days prior to the Raireshwar and Kenjulgad trek: 90% refund of the trip cost.

    For cancellations made 3-6 days prior to the Raireshwar and Kenjulgad trek: 50% refund of the trip cost.

    For cancellations made less than 3 days prior to the Raireshwar and Kenjulgad trek: No refund.

    In case of no show: No refund.

    All refunds will be processed after processing a transaction fee of INR 200. This fee is charged by The Great Next.

    Rules on trip

    Travellers are required to adhere to the instructions of the trek leader during this trek to Raireshwar and Kenjulgad.

    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, tobacco products and cigarettes is strictly prohibited during the trip.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    The tour operator reserves the right to cancel or alter the itinerary of the trek to Raireshwar and Kenjulgad.

    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 Raireshwar and Kenjulgad.

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

    Includes

    • Transfers from Pune to Pune in a non AC private vehicle

    • Breakfast and Lunch
    • Evening Tea/Coffee and snacks
    • Services of an experienced trek leader and support staff
    • First Aid kit
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Dinner

    • Any personal expenses like extra meals, cigarettes, etc.
    • Any kind of insurance
    • Any costs arising out of unforeseen circumstances such as change in itinerary due to bad weather, roadblocks, etc.
    • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Full-length trek pants
    • Comfortable t-shirt/shirt
    • Raincoat/Poncho
    • Trekking shoes (preferably with ankle support)
    • Not to wear - Expensive gadgets or jewellery

    What not to Wear

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

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Transfers from Pune to Pune in a non AC private vehicle
    • First Aid kit

    You need to get

    • Government issued ID card
    • Backpack with rain cover
    • Raincoat/poncho
    • Water bottle (2 litres)
    • Insect repellent
    • Dry snacks (chocolate bars, biscuits, energy bars, dry fruits, etc.)
    • Personal toiletries including wet wipes, tissue papers, hand sanitizer, etc.
    • Light towel/napkins
    • Camera with extra battery
    • Torch with extra batteries
    • Sun-cap
    • Sunglasses
    • Extra pair of dry clothes
    • Scarf
    • Enerzyl powder or Glucon D powder
    • Personal first aid kit

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry any prescribed medication and a personal first-aid kit.