Overview

Difficulty level - Medium | Endurance level - Medium-Hard | Duration - 2 day 1 Night


About Rajmachi

           Rajmachi Is One Of The Many Historical Forts In The Rugged Hills Of Sahyadri Mountains (Western Ghats). It Consists Of Two Twin Fortresses Shriwardhan Ballekilla And Manaranjan Balekilla, With A Wide Machi (Plateau) Surrounding The Two Balekillas. Udhewadi Is A Small Village Of About 22 Houses Situated On The Machi, At The Southern Foot Of Manaranjan Balekilla Of Rajmach (Wikipedia)

30 Hours 24 Aug Lonavala Railway Station
Highlights
  • Kalbhairavnath temple
  • Udaysagar lake
  • Shrivardhan fort
  • Awesome view of Lonavala
  • Kondane Caves and Waterfalls
  • Ancient Lake & Shiva Temple
  • Mesmerizing views of Sahyadri Mountains
  • Breathtaking beauty or Rajmachi
  • Walk Through Tribal Village
Itinerary

Train Timing From Mumbai 

22105 - Indrayani Express - Mumbai Cst - 05:40 - Lonavala - 08:00*

  • 05:40 am : Mumbai Cst (CSTM)
  • 05:51 am : Dadar (DR)
  • 06:14 am : Thane (TNA)
  • 06:33 am : Kalyan Junction (KYN)
  • 07:13 am : Karjat (KJT)
  • 07:58 am : Lonavala (LNL)

Day 1 - Saturday

  • 08:15 am : Assemble at Lonavala Railway Station and Move towards Fanasrai by Jeep
  • 09.15 am : Breakfast and Tea at Fantasia
  • 10.00 am : Introduction round and brief on rules and regulations to be followed by everyone on the event
  • 10:30 am : Start 6km plain walk trek to Rajmachi from Fanasrai, Enjoy waterfalls on the way.
  • 01.30 pm : Reach Udhewadi and Lunch (Self Carried)
  • 03.00 pm : Start trek to Shrivardhan Fort visit and exploration
  • 06.00 pm : Descend to Village and Rest same time.
  • 09.00 pm : Dinner and retire for the day / Night walk for interested members.
  • 10:00 pm : Lightouts Sleep (Dormitory Home Stay)

Day 2 - Sunday

  • 06.00 am : Wake up Call
  • 07.00 am : Breakfast and Tea
  • 08.00 am : Visit Udaysagar Talav and Mahadev Temple.
  • 09.30 am : Start descending towards Karjat side. Visit Kondhane Caves.
  • 12.30 pm : Reach Kondane Village and Lunch.
  • 01.30 pm : Move Toward Karjat Station
  • 02:30 pm: Reach Karjat Station, Start travel for Mumbai
Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • Transportation by Local Jeep from Lonavala to Fanasrai, Kondane to Karjat
  • Breakfast & Dinner on Day 1,
  • Breakfast & Lunch on Day 2
  • Dormitory Home Stay
  • Forest Entry Fee
  • Basic First Aid
  • Trekizens Expertise Charges

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Lunch on Day 1 (Saturday)
  • Train tickets
  • Any personal expense
  • Any other charges not mentioned above
  • All expenses incurred due to unforeseen and unavoidable circumstances like roadblocks, bad weather.
Things to Carry
  • Identity proof (Must)
  • A bottle of water (At least 3 Liters) Must
  • 1 Torch (Must) with spare batteries (Must)
  • Bunch of Papers, Camera, Cap, etc.
  • Some Ready to eat food - Chikki, Dates, Plum Cake, etc
  • Umbrella, Raincoat, rain poncho, or windcheater
  • Extra Pair of dry clothes
  • Medicine those if u require usually (Optional)
  • Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments.
  • Tip: Keep minimum weight

Please Note :

  • Smoking and drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited.
  • Trek leaders decision will be final and binding.
  • Participants or Members are responsible for his/her own safety and baggage
  • There is a freshen up / washroom facility at the top. There are 3 toilets in the base village.
  • Avoid carrying heavy weight for the trek.
  • Floaters and Sandals are not allowed, please wear sports shoes or trekking shoes of good quality
  • Important: Participant with any medical issues /history are not allowed to opt for this event. If he/she does so that it is done at the participant's risk. The management won't be responsible for any incident.
Pickup point
Directions.
Lonavala Railway Station Ticket Booking Office, Rao Colony, Lonavla, Maharashtra, India View on Map