Rajmachi Fireflies Special Trek

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 (fireflies) twinkling all around. Yes, it’s a moment to feel surprised and get awed by these little wonders (fireflies).

Rajmachi (Udhewadi) is a small village in the rugged mountains of Sahyadri in Maharashtra. The fortification at Rajmachi consists of two forts, namely Shrivardhan Fort and Manaranjan Fort. Rajmachi Fort is a popular trekking destination. Rajmachi fort is a very famous fort located near famous hill stations of Maharashtra, Lonavala and Khandala. Historically, Rajmachi fort was a strategic fort to control Borghat (ghat between Khopoli and Khandala on Mumbai-Pune route) which was a historical trade route. The fort played a strategic role in the First Anglo-Maratha War. Rajmachi Fort has been declared as a protected monument.

Consuming alcohol is strictly prohibited in the event. Anyone found in possession of the same or consuming it will be expelled from the event. NO REFUND will be provided.



1 Night 2 Days 01 Jun, 08 Jun, 15 Jun, and more Lonavala, Maharashtra

Day 1:  Saturday

4:00 pm    Meet the Travel Trikon Team at Lonavala Station.

4:30 pm    Enjoy evening snacks at Lonavala

5:30 pm    Take local transport to Tungarli Dam

6:30 pm    Reach Tungarli Dam and start the trek alongside numerous fireflies

9:30 pm    Reach base village and relax

Day 2: Sunday 

6:00 am    Wake up call and freshen up

6:30 am    Trek to Shrivardhan fort

9:00 am    Back to base village and enjoy breakfast

10:00 am    Start our Return Journey Back to Lonavala

11:00 am    Reach Lonavala

11:30 am    Catch Train / Bus Transport for Pune

02:00 pm    Reach Pune  


Train Time Table for Saturday

Catch Pune - Lonavala Shuttle Local @3:00 PM

3:00 PM  Pune

3:04 PM  Shivaji Nagar

3:21 PM  Pimpri

3:25 PM  Chinchwad

3:47 PM  Talegaon

4:00 PM  Kamshet

4:25 PM  Lonavala



Batch Dates

Batch 1 : 25th - 26th May 2019
Batch 2 : 01st - 02nd June 2019
Batch 3: 08th - 09th June 2019
Batch 4 : 15th  - 16th June 2019
Batch 5 : 22nd  - 23rd June 2019

  • Twinkling Fireflies are a highlight of this  journey
  • Experience rustic village stay  
  • Night Strolls, mystery stories around Rajmachi will keep you hooked!
  • Monsoon beauty with offers you all possible shades of green everywhere

What is included in the tour

  • Local Transport traveling from Lonavala to Lonavala
  • Food: Saturday evening snacks and Dinner, Sunday Breakfast
  • Dormitory Accommodation at Rajmachi
  • Trikon Trekking Expertise Charges
  • 5% GST

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Train Travelling: Pune to Lonavala & Return
  • Any personal expenses such as soft drinks etc.
  • Anything other than above mentioned inclusion
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
  • Avoid wearing precious Jewelry while trekking, as Travel Trikon won’t be responsible for any losses for the same.
  • Please take tickets till Lonavala
  • Board the second Compartment  from Karjat Side
  • Missing the train means missing the trek, no refunds would be entertained by Travel Trikon
  • 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.

  • 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
Lonavala, Maharashtra, India View on Map