GORAKHGAD

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GORAKHGAD – EVENT DETAILS

Location
Karjat

Region
Maharashtra, India

Difficulty Level
Moderate

Endurance Level
Medium

Highest Altitude
~ 2116 ft.

Temperature
16 to 36 °C

Start-End
Pune – Gorakhgad – Pune

Duration
1 Day

Dates
26th January – 2018
25th November – 2018

Price
Rs. 950 (inclusive)

OVERVIEW

DESCRIPTION

Dehri is the base village for this trek; Dehri is situated at the road-head going from Dehri to Murbad & is three hours away from Pune. The entire trek can be done in 5-6 hours, making it a perfect weekend trek in the Sahyadri region.

Though the history of the fort is not known, Gorakhgad attracts trekkers due to its thrilling experience of climbing vertical rock wall and breath-taking views. This region of Gorakhgad and Machchindragad has a dense forest cover.

This fort is named after Saint Gorakhnath who is said to have performed penance here. No major battle is recorded to have taken place here.

HIGHLIGHTS

The twin peaks of Gorakhgad and Machhindragad stance high over the way, providing a surreal scene to the trek.

ITINERARY

The trek starts from the temple situated at the road head from Dehri. The path hikes slightly from the temple. You will be enclosed by dense flora throughout the hike.

 

After 15-20 minutes’ walk you will reach little tricky steps. The stairs have a trench on the sides.

 

After 10 minutes of careful climbing, you reach the cave of the fort. The trail goes inside the cave and climbs up to present a magnificent view of the grasslands, mountains.

 

05: 30 AM

We Start early in the morning from Mountain Hikers Office, Pune. After all pick ups, we move towards Dehri village which situated road-head going from Dehri to Murbad.

 

08:00 AM

Arrive at Dehri Village.

 

09:00 AM

After Breakfast we start the our thrilling trek to Gorakhgad.

 

11:30 AM

Reach top of the Gorakhgad fort. Explore the fort with Mountain Hikers expertise. Have Packed Lunch in the caves of Gorakhgad.

 

02:00 PM

Start Descending the fort.

 

04:00 PM

Reach base village of the fort. Relax & enjoy evening snacks & tea made by villagers.

 

05:00 PM

Start return journey towards Pune.

 

08:00 PM

Arrive Pune with Thrilling Memories of Gorakhgad.

THINGS TO CARRY

Note: This is just a reminder list of what to bring. You can bring any other additional things as per your requirements. When in doubt, you can can always contact us and we would be happy to assist and guide you.

PRICE POLICY

Price Includes:

✓ Pune to Pune Private Transportation
✓ Meal – Breakfast, Lunch, High Tea
✓ All Safety Gears
✓ First aid medical kits
✓Experts of Mountain Hikers

Price Excludes

× Mineral Water / Cold Drinks, etc.
× Evening Snacks & tea
× Personal expenditure of any kind.
× Any other charges not mentioned in “Charges Include”.

Cancellation Policy
§ No refund for Local Treks

BOOKING – Gorakhgad Trek

Dates
26th January – 2018
25th November – 2018

Price
Rs. 950 (inclusive)

  • Call Aditya Phadtare on +91 97308 95678  OR Vallari Pathak on +91 77570 23567 and reserve your seats.
  • Deposit your payment in following account:

Account Holder Name: MOUNTAIN HIKERS
Account No.: 009230100003080
Bank Name: Janata Sahakari Bank Ltd., Pune
Account Type: Current Account
Branch: Chinchwad Gaon
IFSC Code: JSBP0000009

  • After successful payment, sent the transaction ID/snapshot of receipt to hike@mountainhikers.in OR whatsapp on any of the above mobile numbers.