Harihar Fort Trek is, located in Igatpuri region of Western Ghats.Situated at an altitude of about 3, 676 ft above sea level, this unique fort is built on a triangular prism of rock. The three faces and two edges of the fort are completely vertical. Rocky steps with one meter wide at an angle of about 75 degrees are also found here. A small temple and a cave with water, situated on the top, are worth visiting.
Sagargad as the name goes, Sagar – Sea & Gad – Fort, this place is a perfect tekking destination for both mountain and sea lover. Located in Alibaug - a popular tourist destination; Sagargad is a blissful trekking destination that offers a panoramic view of the Arabian Sea from top. From Khandale village, a few hours of ascend across various waterfalls will take you to the summit. As, you reach this gigantic plateau and spend awesome time up there, you’ll enjoy the moment as it’s quite breezy during monsoons. Both Beginners and avid trekkers would love the hike, as it’s picturesque and mesmeric.
Himalaya Destination invite you for trekking near Mumbai and Pune to Peb fort trek / Vikatgad Trek| Peb fort is also knows as Vikatgad.Peb fort is a small fort near the ranges of Matheran on northeast side of Panvel at a distance of 3-4 km on west side of Neral. It is also known as Vikatgad and has an elevation of 2100 feets. The forts and hills in and around Peb Fort are Nakhind, Chanderi, Mahasmal and Prabalgad. This fort is visible from the edge of Panorama Point at Matheran or from Matheran Toy Train after you cross the One Kiss Tunnel. Note: Price of the Event 550/- without Travel Ex Neral 1350/- pp is with Travel from Borivali to Borivali
Korigad (also called Koraigad, Koarigad or Kumwarigad) is a hill fort located about 20 km (12 mi) south of Lonavla in Pune district, Maharashtra, India. Its date of construction is not known but likely predates 1500. It is about 923 m above sea level. The planned township of Aamby Valley is built over the fort's southern and eastern foothills. The closest village is Peth Shahpur, about 1 km (0.62 mi) north of the fort. History: This fort was forcibly taken over into his kingdom by Chhatrapati Shivaji along with the forts of Lohagad, Visapur, Tung and Tikona in 1657. On March 11, 1818, Colonel Prother tried to take over this fort but even after a prolonged siege could not make any headway. Finally on 14 March, by igniting the stored ammunition by means of a loose cannonball he succeeded and this fort went to the British. The fort is located about 923 m (3,028 ft) above sea level, rising over 200 m (660 ft) higher than the neighboring valleys. To the east, there lie two artificial lakes part of the Aamby Valley project which later drain into the Mulshi reservoir. There are two lakes on the top of the fort. Note: Children below 5 years are not suitable for this trek.
Memorable Night Trek to Harihar Fort Region: Igatpuri Total Duration – 01 Night / 1 Day Maximum Altitude – 1120 m/ 3676 ft. Grade – Streneous Best Season – November to March Food – Breakfast Distance – 5 -7 Kms HARIHAR KILLA TREK Harihar Fort is, located in Igatpuri region of Western Ghats.Situated at an altitude of about 3, 676 ft above sea level, this unique fort is built on a triangular prism of rock. The three faces and two edges of the fort are completely vertical. Rocky steps with one meter wide at an angle of about 75 degrees are also found here. A small temple and a cave with water, situated on the top, are worth visiting. Rock cut steps at an angle of almost 80 degrees vertical. While climbing the fort, we come across a rock-sheet, which has got steps carved in it. Also many grooves have been carved here for additional support. After climbing these steps, we get upto the entrance door. There is a cavern ahead of this door. Again we come across few steps after a short distance walk from this cavern. On climbing these steps we reach to the main entrance door of this fort. The fort has got a tapering plateau with a raised level in the middle. One secret – door is located at the edge of this fort, but the way to this door has now got blocked. There is a small temple of Lord Hanumana and Lord Shiva on the plateau. A small pond is there in front of this temple. Water from this pond can be used for drinking. Making headway from here we come across a palace having two rooms in it. 10 to 12 persons can be accommodated in this palace. There are five cisterns along one side of the palace, one of which has water suitable for drinking.
Harishchandragad Trek (Pride of Maharashtra) Region: Ahmednagar Total Duration – 01 Night / 1 Day Maximum Altitude – 1422 m/ 4665 ft. Grade – Moderate Best Season – November to March Accommodation – Tent Food – Breakfast Distance – 10 Kms The fort is quite ancient. Its origin is said to have been in the 6th century, during the rule of Kalachuri dynasty. The various caves probably have been carved out in the 11th century. In these caves are idols of Lord Vishnu. The carvings in the Harishchandreshwar temple and in the cave of Kedareshwar indicate that the fort belongs to the medieval period. Later the fort was under the control of Moghuls. The Marathas captured it in 1747.
Night Trek to Anjaneri Fort Region: Trimbakeshwar Total Duration – 1 Night / 1 Day Maximum Altitude – 4200ft (1300m) Grade – Moderate Best Season – December Accommodation – Not Required Food – Breakfast Distance – 5 Km
Memorable Night Trek to Kalsubai (Highest Peak of Maharashtra) Region: Igatpuri Total Duration – 01 Night / 1 Day Maximum Altitude – 1646 m/ 5400 ft. Grade – Easy Best Season – November to March Food – Breakfast Distance – 6-7 Kms KALSUBAI Kalsubai - At the summit is a small temple of Kalsubai, which can seat just three people. This being the highest peak, it commands a beautiful view. The vastly spread out backwaters of Bhandardara attracts one's attention from the top. To the north of the mountain range forts such as Ramsej, Harihargad, Brahmagiri, Anjaneri, Ghargad, Bahula, Tringalwadi, Kavnai can be seen. To the east one can spot Aundha, Vishramgad, Bitangad, to the west Alang, Madangad, Kulang, Ratangad (southwest) and to the south Padhargad, Ghanchakkar, Harishchandragad can be seen. Magic Moments : Witnessing Sunrise from the Highest point in Maharashtra. Crazy winds Steel ladders Kalsubai Mata temple. View of Bhandardara backwaters
Region: Igatpuri - Kalsubai Total Duration – 1 Night / 2 Days Maximum Altitude – 4822ft. Grade – Strenuous Best Season – Nov to Dec Accommodation – Cave Food – On trek – All meals included Distance – 15-18 KM. Alang Madan Kulang AMK Alang Madan Kulang is undoubtedly one of the most demanding and considered to be one of the toughest treks in Maharashtra. If you haven’t done it you haven’t finished trekking in Maharashtra. This trek is the test of your mental & physical stamina, confidence & endurance. This massive range of trio forts provides you some of the great scenes in Maharashtra. All three forts stand high with the towering height more than 4800 ft provides scenery that you will never forget.