Harishchandragad is a hill fort in the Ahmednagar district of India. Its history is linked with that of Malshej Ghat, kothale village and it has played a major role in guarding and controlling the surrounding region.

Base Village - Pachnai

2 days Available on request Pune,Maharashtra.
  • Kokan Kada
  • Saptatirtha Pushkarni
  • Kedareshwar Cave
  • Taramati peak
  • Caves on Harishchandragad
  • Nageshwar temple near Khireshwar
  • Temple of Harishchandreshwar
  • Village Food

What is included in the tour

  • Transport by Non AC High Back Private Vehicle (Pune-Pune)
  • 2 Breakfasts, 2 Lunch, 2 Hi-Tea, 1 Dinner.
  • Camp in Tents on Sharing basis / Caves.
  • Energy Perks for the Trek.
  • Expert Trek Leads.
  • First aid kit available.

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Dinner on Friday Night and Return Journey to Pune, Cold drinks, Mineral water, etc.
  • Private orders of Tea, Breakfast, Meals etc.
  • Personal expenses of any kind.
  • Insurance Coverage.
  • Medical expenses other than “First aid”.
  • Any other charges not mentioned in “Fees Include“.

Previous Night 

11:00 p.m.  Meet Team Via Ferrata at Office in Sadashiv Peth.

11:30 p.m.  Depart for Pachnai Village from S.P.College,Tilak Road, Pune.

Starting Point : S.P College,Tilak Road,Pune.

Pickup Points : S.P. College, Deccan, F.C. Road, University Road, Bremen Chowk, Nashik Phata, Bhosari.

*IMPORTANT- Latecomers will have to join us on the way or make their own arrangements to reach the starting point.

No Arguments will be entertained for the same.

Day 1

05:00 a.m. Wake Up Call

Breakfast & Tea

06:30 a.m.  Start Trek towards Harishchandragad

09:00 a.m.  Reach the Caves atop the fort & Explore the place

11:00 a.m. – Trek towards Kokankada & Explore the area.

12:30 p.m. – Lunch And & Rest till the sun gets bit cooler

04:00 p.m.  Explore Kokankada & surroundings

05:00 p.m. Setup the campsite

06:00 p.m.  Enjoy Tea with Sunset.

07:00 p.m. Starting Campfire.

08:30 p.m. Dinner

Continue Campfire Session.

Early to Bed People can go off to sleep by 10:00 p.m.

Day 2

06:00 a.m.  Wake Up Call & Morning Ablution time.

07:00 a.m. – Breakfast.

08:00 a.m. – Hike up to the Taramati Peak, Highest point on the Fort.

10:00 a.m. Start Descending Taramati

01:00 p.m. Reach Pachnai for Lunch.

03:30 p.m. Start Return Journey to Pune.

Evening Tea & Snacks on the way.

10:00 p.m. Reach Starting point via the same route.

We may come to Pune ONE Hour Before OR After the given time.

Things To Carry
  • Identity Card.
  • Rucksack.
  • Trekking Shoes & Clothes.
  • At least 2 liters of water bottle.
  • Torch with Extra Batteries.
  • Bedding material – Sleeping bag / Carry mat / Blanket etc.
  • Some ready to eat food like plum cakes, fruits, dry fruits,chocolates, biscuits, etc.
  • Any prescribed personal medicine (e.g. anti allergic medicines suggested by doctor) 
Pickup point
Via Ferrata Adventure Solutions,Sadashiv Peth,Pune,Maharashtra.