Overview

Toughest Trek To Alang Madan Trek 

Height: Alang – 4852 ft and  Madan – 4841 ft | Grade:  Moderate to Difficult


Covered in dense forest, Alang and Madan forts located in the Kalsubai range in Nasik district are considered to be among the most difficult treks in Maharashtra. Alang and Madan are adjoining peaks and offer a mesmerizing view from the top.

Two caves, a small temple and 11 water cisterns arranged in a cascade formation are present at the top of the Alang fort and two water tanks on top of the Madan fort. These along with a huge plateau provide ample scope of exploration to the trekkers. The difficult climb to the crest is rewarded by the most fascinating  panorama and, not to forget, the sunset sky.

If the adventure seeker in you is looking for a rush in the adrenaline, Alang – Madan Trek is just the right bet for you! Climb rocks, rappel and proclaim your conquest of the two most difficult treks in Maharashtra. Come, join us on this thrilling adventure.

About the place

Alang (or Alangad) and Madan (or Madangad) are forts in Nasik district, MaharashtraIndia. In the Kalsubai range of the Western Ghatsthey are the most difficult-to-reach forts because of their confusing routes.

2 Days
Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • Kasara to Kasara Transport by Private Vehicle
  • Food: Saturday Breakfast , Lunch , Dinner & Sunday Breakfast , Lunch
  • Rappelling and Rock Climbing Safety Gears
  • Trikon Trekking Expertise Charges
  • 5% GST

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Any personal expenses such as soft drinks etc.
  • Anything other than above mentioned inclusion
Highlights
  • Alang-Madan cave
  • Rappelling
  • Rock climbing
  • Alang and Madan top
  • Views from the plateau
  • Sunset and Sunrise View from Alang Top
Itinerary

Day O – Friday Night

  • 10:30 pm Meet Travel Trikon Team at CST station to catch Kasara fast local @ 10:50 pm.

CST Kasara Fast Local

  • 10:50 pm: CST
  • 10:57 pm: Byculla
  • 11:05 pm: Dadar
  • 11:13 pm: Kurla
  • 11:18 pm: Ghatkopar
  • 11:34 pm: Thane
  • 11:57 pm: Dombivali
  • 12:07 am: Kalyan
  • 12:21 am: Titwala
  • 12:41 am: Asangaon
  • 01:18 am: Kasara

Day 1 Saturday

  • 01:20 am Meet the Travel Trikon Team at Kasara station and start journey till  Ambewadi by private jeep
  • 04:15 am Reach Ambewadi. Rest till the morning.
  • 07:30 am Enjoy delicious breakfast
  • 08:30 am Introduce yourself and get to know the group
  • 09:00 am Commence trekking towards Alang – Madan
  • 11:30 am Reach  Alang – Madan Col Cave and halt for lunch
  • 12:30 pm Start the 25 ft climb to reach Madan; on reaching explore the top
  • 03:00 pm Start the trek back to the cave
  • 04:00 pm Start the 45 ft climb to to reach Alang; enjoy the sunset at the top
  • 06:00 pm Return back to Alang Cave
  • 08:00 pm Have dinner and retire for the night

Day 2 Sunday

  • 06:30 am Rise and shine
  • 07:30 am Enjoy delicious breakfast
  • 08:00 am Explore the surrounding areas of Alang
  • 09:00 am Start Rappelling down the Alang patch
  • 01:30 pm Reach Ambewadi
  • 02:00 pm Lunch is served
  • 03:00 pm Start return journey towards Kasara
  • 08:30 pm Back to Mumbai

Trek Essentials

Things to Carry

  • ID Card
  • 2 ltrs water
  • Camera (Optional)
  • Enerzyl Powder or Glucon D powder
  • Snacks & Biscuits
  • Extra Pair of Clothes
  • Clean napkin or small towel
  • Cap, sunglasses, scarf
  • Haversack or Backpack (No sling bags)
  • Please carry medicines if you need any
  • Hand Sanitizer

Winter Is Here!

  • Please wear/carry full sleeves t-shirts or jackets for all camping events
  • Thermal innerwear helps shield against cold
  • Scarf or mufflers or ear muffs can be of use in windy areas
  • Balaclava, woolen caps always prove useful
  • Woollen gloves and socks will help keep hands, feet warm
  • Moisturizer, sunscreen and lip balm will help prevent sunburn