Overview

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 18 Oct
Highlights
  • Kokan Kada (कोकण कडा)
  • Saptatirtha Pushkarni.
  • Kedareshwar Cave.
  • Taramati peak.
  • Caves on Harishchandragad.
  • Temple of Harishchandreshwar.
  • ​Village Food.
Inclusions/Exclusions

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“.
Itinerary

Previous Night 

11:00 p.m.  Meet Team Via Ferrata at S.P. College Tilak Road,Pune.

11:30 p.m.  Depart for Pachnai Village.

*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.

Route Map