Overview

Fireflies Special Kondane Cave Trek

Explore the remnants of the Buddhist Era at Kondane Caves Karjat while searching for Fireflies. This ancient caves and formations speak volumes about the Buddhist architecture. These caves enclose sculptures, vihara, chaitya and stupa. This cave group has 16 Buddhist caves. The caves were excavated in first century B.C.

Leave behind the city chaos and lose yourself to the mountains by spending some fun time with the glowing fireflies. Just walk along the dense forest and quietly observe these bio-luminescent bodies twinkling all around known as fireflies. Yes, it’s a moment to feel surprised and get awed by these little wonders.

Spend some relaxing time at Kondane village. Simply indulge in never ending conversations and share stories.

About Kondane

Kondane caves located at Rajmachi is also a known destination to trekkers and monsoon explorers. Thanks to its easy ascend; it can be easily reached from the base. It is the base village for Rajmachi the famous Karjat- Lonavala trek.


Batch 1 : 26th May - 27th May 2018

Batch 2 : 02nd June - 03rd June 2018

Batch 3 : 09th June - 10th June 2018

Batch 4 : 16th June - 17th June 2018

1 Night 2 Days Available on request Aamrai, Maharashtra
Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • Local Transport traveling from Karjat to Karjat
  • Food: Evening Snacks , Dinner and Breakfast with Tea
  • Triple Sharing Tented Accommodation
  • Bedding
  • Trikon Trekking Expertise Charges
  • 5% GST

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Train Travelling    
  • Any personal expenses such as soft drinks etc.
  • Anything other than above mentioned inclusion
Highlights
  • Look at numerous sparkling fireflies
  • Experience rustic village stay--camping or homestay in case of rain
  • Campfire activities
  • Night Trek till the Caves
  • Team bonding games
Itinerary

Day 1: Saturday

03:30 pm    Meet the Travel Trikon Team at Karjat Station

04:30 pm    Reach base village. Enjoy  Evening Snacks Post Introduction Round

05:30 pm    Set Up the Tent next to Kondane Village

07:00 pm    Start Night Trek Till Kondane Caves to Spot the numerous Fireflies

10:00 pm     Back to Camping Site , Enjoy local cuisine for dinner

11:00 pm     Campfire and Story Sessions

Day 2: Sunday

06:30 am        Wake up call and freshen up

08:30  am        Have breakfast

10:00 am        Start return journey to Karjat

11:00 am        Reach Karjat Station

01:00 pm        Reach CST

Train Time Table

Catch CST-Karjat Local @1:10 pm

1.10 pm    Mumbai CST

1.17 pm    Byculla

1.23 pm    Dadar

1.31 pm    Kurla

1.35pm    Ghatkopar

1.45 pm    Mulund

1.49 pm    Thane

2.02 pm    Dombivli

2.11 pm    Kalyan

3.04 pm    Karjat


Things to Carry

  • Identity Card
  • 2 ltrs water
  • Torch with new cells
  • Enerzyl powder or Glucon D powder
  • Snacks & biscuits
  • Extra pair of clothes
  • Clean napkin or towel
  • Cap, sunglasses, scarf
  • Haversack or backpack (No sling bags)
  • Camera (optional)
  • Please carry personal medicines if any
  • Hand Sanitizer
Pickup point
Karjat Railway Station Ticket Booking Counter, Aamrai, Karjat, Maharashtra, India View on Map