Overview

Koyna , The Water reservoir which separates the mainland of Maharashtra & the Mountains of Sahyadris only range separating Kokan & the rest of Maharashtra. This isolated region makes way to the dense forest of Koyna Wildlife Sanctuary. 

Vasota is a fort situated in this Dense Jungle and has been home to various warrior clans for more than 1000 years. With this vast amount of History and being situated inside a jungle makes it an amazing place to visit. A journey by boat through the Waters of Koyna backwaters adds on to the joyous adventure. 

1 Night 2 Days Available on request Sadashiv Peth, Maharashtra
Highlights
  • Boating through Koyna backwaters.
  • Trek through Koyna wildlife sanctuary
  • Amazing views of Koyna & Kokan region from atop the fort. 
Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • Transport by Non AC High Back Private Vehicle (Pune-Bamnoli-Pune)
  • Forest Permissions
  • Boating Charges (Bamnoli-Vasota-Bamnoli)
  • 2 Breakfasts,1 Pack-Lunch,1 Dinner, Tea
  • Energy Perks for the Trek
  • Stay in Tents 
  • Expert Trek Leads
  • First aid kit available

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Dinner on Previous Night & Lunch on 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“.

THINGS TO REMEMBER

No Toilets available during the Trek.

Sleeping Bags are Available at an Extra Cost. 

Itinerary

Previous Night

11:00 p.m. - Meet Team Via Ferrata. 

11:30 p.m. - Departure for Bamnoli.

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

04:30 a.m. – Reach Bamnoli and we still have 2 hours for the sunrise. So, take a small nap. 

07:00 a.m. – Wake up & get ready for the Trek.

Keep your Extra Dress & Extra thing in a Separate Plastic Bag in a Bus.

07:30 a.m. – Breakfast.

08.30 am – We start our 1.5 hours long boat journey to the base point of Vasota, ‘Met Indavali’. 

10:00 a.m. – Reach the Forest base camp at Met Indavali for Check-in.

10:30 a.m. – Start the Trek after instructions.

It takes us around 2 hours to reach the top, considering everyone’s speed. Early birds can grab some extra rest.

12:30 p.m. – Pack Lunch Time.

01:00 p.m. – Explore the Fort.

02:30 p.m. – Start descending to Met Indavali.

04:00 p.m. – Reach the Forest Base Camp.

Start return journey.

05:30 p.m. – Reach Bamnoli for our evening Tea.

06:30 p.m. – Set up the Campsite.

07:00 p.m. - Bonfire starts

08:30 p.m. - Dinner

Campfire continues (‘Early to Bed’ people can choose to call it a day by 10:00 p.m.)


Day 2 

06:30 a.m. – wake up call & time for morning Ablutions.

07:30 a.m. – Wind up the Campsite.

08:00 a.m. – Breakfast 

09:30 a.m. – Start the Return Journey to Pune.

01:30 p.m. – Reach back to the Starting point. 

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

Pickup point
Via Ferrata Adventure Solutions, Perugate, Sadashiv Peth, Pune, Maharashtra, India View on Map