Overview

Duke's Nose Monsoon Trek  Nestled between Lonavala & Khandala, Dukes Nose is a trekker’s paradise for all the adventure enthusiasts. It’s being renamed after Sir Duke Wellington’s Pointed Nose, another name for Dukes Nose Point is Nagphani. As the cliff forms the shape of hooded snake. Roaring winds & misty fog makes the trekking trail an adventurous one.  There is a Shiva Temple at the summit, where one can stand and witness the breathtaking views. Just be there to capture the panoramic view of Western Ghats, Mumbai - Pune expressway and juggling trains. Indulge in some adventure to get away with weekday chaos.

About Dukes Nose

Nagphani (Duke's Nose) appears almost inaccessible, but it is a surprisingly simple trek to reach the summit from the southern approach. The trekker is rewarded with amazing views of the Mumbai-Pune road and rail corridors, as well as great views of Khandala and the surrounding Sahyadri peaks

 

 

16 Hours 15 Jul Dadar, Maharashtra
Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  •         Transport by Private Non Ac Bus from Dadar to Dadar
  •         Food: Breakfast & Evening Snacks
  •         Trikon Trekking Expertise Charges
  •         5% GST Charges

 

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Any personal expenses such as soft drinks etc.
  • Anything other than above mentioned inclusion

 

Highlights
  • Indulge in the blissful weather of Lonavala - Khandala
  • Climb to the Summit to witness Shiva Temple
  • Panoramic Backdrop of surreal green landscapes
Itinerary

Day 1

05:50 am: Meet Travel Trikon at Kotak Mahindra Atm near Pritam Hotel Dadar (E)

06:00 am: Leave for Base Village

06:20 am: Pickup Point : K star Mall , Chembur East

07:00 am: Pickup Point : Vashi Below Main Bridge

07:20 am: Pickup Point : Hotel 3 Star, Kharghar

10.00 am : Reach Kurvande  

10.30 am : Enjoy having breakfast

11.00 am : Start trekking

12.30 am : Reach the top

01.30 pm : Explore and Lunch

02.30 pm : Start descending

04.30 pm : Reach Base village

05.00 pm : Snacks at base village

06.00 pm : Start return journey

09.00 pm : Reach Mumbai


Things to Carry

  • Identity Card
  • 2 ltrs water
  • Lunch
  • Trekking Shoes
  • Enerzyl powder or Glucon D powder
  • Snacks & biscuits
  • Extra pair of clothes
  • Clean napkin or towel
  • Rain coat/ Poncho / Wind cheater (Avoid umbrella)
  • Cap, sunglasses, scarf
  • Haversack or backpack (No sling bags)
  • Camera (optional)
  • Please carry personal medicines if any
  • Hand Sanitizer

Monsoon Safety Measures

  • Put clothes, money, camera, phone etc in polythenes while packing
  • Wear shoes with good grips
  • Use repellents to keep bugs away
  • Make note of nearest railway station, bus stop, taxi stand etc.
  • Do not stray away from your group during the trek
  • Keep family & friends informed about your whereabouts

IMPORTANT:

  • Avoid wearing precious Jewelry while trekking, as Travel Trikon won’t be responsible for any losses for the same.
  • Consuming liquor or any kind of Alcoholic substance is prohibited. Carrying any kind of substance that’s illegal is not allowed. Smoking is strictly not allowed. Anybody found smoking or consuming alcoholic drinks will be expelled from the event without refund.
  • Dear Trikoners, always remember SHOES are your best companion on a trek! Please wear a good pair of TREKKING SHOES and not sports or running shoes. Make sure they are durable and firm enough to withstand tough conditions. You can carry floaters to wear only after the trek is completed. Feel free to contact Trikoner buddies prior to the trek in case of any confusion.

Fitness & Health:

Though trekking is a fun-filled activity, it demands good amount of physical fitness. If you are under medication, please carry your medicines. During the trek, leaders will have over the counter medication for temporary treatment, so do give a heads up to them if you need any medical assistance.

Pickup point
Pritam Da Dhaba, Swami Ganjivandas Marg, Dadar East, Dadar, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India View on Map