Overview

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Behold your breath to witness the royal forts of Swaraj Empire. Explore the grandeur of Rajgad that was once the capital of Swarajya Empire, and Torna, also known as Prachandagad while trekking with Travel Trikon. The grand history of Maharashtra’s war hero will be etched in your memories forever. Check out our Rajgad Torna Trek package now!

About Rajgad

Rajgad previously known as Murumdev, was capital of the Maratha Empire during the rule of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj for almost 26 years, after which he moved the capital to Raigad Fort.Rajgad boasts of the highest number of days stayed by Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj on any fort.The fort has witnessed lots of historic events, including the birth of Shivaji’s son Rajaram, the death of Shivaji’s Queen Saibai, the return of Shivaji from Agra, the burial of Afzal Khan’s head in the Mahadarwaja walls of BalleKilla.

About Torna

Torna fort previously known as Prachandagad, the first fort captured by ShivajiMaharaj at the young age of 16, Torna became the most glorious chapter in the history of Shivaji’s conquests.When Shivaji Maharaj took over this fort from Adil Shah (Sultan of Vijapur) this fort did not had too much construction on it. After capturing this fort, Shivaji Maharaj started to construct some buildings on the forts and fortification for the fort. While construction ShivajiMaharaj also found a treasure on the fort! Assuming this to be a good omen, he utilised this money on construction of this fort and the fort “Rajgad”.This is one of the tallest forts in Maharashtra.

1 Night 2 Days India
Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • Traveling from Dadar to Dadar by Private NON AC BUS
  • Saturday Breakfast , Dinner & Sunday Breakfast , Lunch
  • Trikon Trekking Expertise Charges

What is NOT included in the tour

  •  Any personal expenses such as soft drinks etc.
  • Anything other than above mentioned inclusion
Highlights
  • PadmavatiMachi
  • SuvelaMachi
  • Balekilla
  • SanjeevaniMachi
  • Toranjai Temple
  • Menghai Temple
  • ZunzarMachi
  • BudhalaMachi
  • BinichaDarwaja
  • KonkanDarwaja
Itinerary

Day 0: Friday Night 

  • 11:30 pm          Meet the Travel Trikon Team at Pritam Hotel, near Dadar station (East)
  • 11:45 pm          Pick up from K Star Mall , Chembur
  • 12:00 am          Pick up from Vashi                       

Day 1:  Saturday

  • 05:00 am          Reach Gunjavne, the base village for Rajgad
  • 06:00 am          Start trek after breakfast
  • 10:00 am          Reach Rajgad top
  • 01:00 pm          Enjoy packed lunch (carried by self)
  • 04:00 pm          Start descending towards Torna
  • 09:00 pm          Reach Torna Fort
  • 10:00 pm          Dinner time , Retire for the day

Day 2: Sunday

  • 06:00 am          Wake up to a glorious sunrise, explore the fort
  • 07:00 am          Post Breakfast , Explore the Fort
  • 10:00 am          Start descending from Torna
  • 01:00 pm          Reach base village and  Have Veg / NonVeg Lunch
  • 03:00 pm          Start return journey by bus
  • 09:00 pm          Reach Mumbai

Things to Carry

  • Identity card
  • 2 ltrs water
  • Lunch for Saturday
  • Sleeping bag or bedsheets
  • Camera (Optional)
  • Enerzyl Powder or Glucon D powder
  • Snacks & Biscuits
  • Extra Pair of Clothes
  • Clean napkin or small towel
  • Sunscreen
  • Torch
  • Mosquito repellant
  • 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 night 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
  • Woolen gloves and socks will help keep hands, feet warm
  • Moisturizer, sunscreen and lip balm will help prevent sunburn
Pickup point
Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd, Dadar, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India View on Map