Overview

Andharban Trek - The Jungle Trek

Grade: Medium |  Endurance: Medium 


Imagine yourself in the middle of dark jungles, finding routes, viewing valleys and crossing ghats, sound adventurous?? Yeah!!!! You’ll be doing all this at Andharban – The Dark forest Trek. The Andharban trek is majorly based on descending from the peak. It is one of the most stunning treks and there are lots of things to explore. You will be walking on ridge that gives a scintillating view of the Kundalika Valley, Bhira dam and the various mountain ranges of Tamhini ghat.

While you’re trekking through the jungle of Andharban, there will be coverage of evergreen forests which covers you with a relaxing shade in first half of the trek (6-8 kms).The trek then descends down in Konkan to reach Bhira (4 kms).The same valley is the origin of the Kundalika river famous for its white water river rafting and other adventure

activities

 

Please Note : Andharban Forest Trek has been closed from 15th July to 15th August by Forest Officials

 


Batches

Batch 1 : 30th - 31st Aug   2019 ( Saturday Special Trek )
Batch 2 : 31st Aug - 01st Sept 2019
Batch 3 : 06th - 07th Sept  2019 ( Saturday Special Trek )
Batch 4 : 07th - 08th Sept  2019 
Batch 5 : 13th - 14th Sept  2019 ( Saturday Special Trek )
Batch 6 : 14th - 15th Sept  2019
Batch 7 : 20th - 21st Sept  2019 ( Saturday Special Trek )
Batch 8 : 21st - 22nd Sept  2019
Batch 9 : 27th - 28th Sept  2019 ( Saturday Special Trek )
Batch 10 : 28th - 29th Sept  2019

 

 

1 Day 23 Aug, 24 Aug, 30 Aug, and more Dadar, Maharashtra
Itinerary

Day 0

10:30 pm : Meet the Travel Trikon Team at Pritam Hotel, Dadar (East)

10:45 pm : Departure from Dadar

11.00 pm : Pickup from K Star Mall, Chembur

11.15 pm : Pickup from Sec 17, Vashi (Below the flyover)

11.30 am : Pickup from Hotel 3 Star, Kharghar

Day 1

06:00 am : Breakfast & Freshen up at Base Vilage

07:00 am : Reach Pimpri dam i.e the start point of our trek

07:30 am : Commencement of the trek after briefing and a short introduction

11:30 am : Lunch at Hirdi village

12:30 pm : Continuing with the trek

03:30 pm : Reach Bhira dam ie the End point of our trek

04:00 pm : Evening Snacks at Bhira Village

05:00 pm : Start return journey

09:00 pm : Mumbai tentatively

 


Things to Carry

  • Identity Card
  • 2 ltrs water
  • 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.

Highlights
  • Hypnotic Kundalika Valley View
  • Visit Tamhini Ghat
  • Bhira Dam start point
  • Walk through dense and dark jungle of Andharban
Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • Transport by Private Non Ac Bus from Dadar to Andharban and Andharban to Dadar
  • Food: Breakfast , Veg Lunch ( Pithla / Bhakri ) , Evening Snacks
  • Trikon Expertise Charges
  • Andharban Forest Entry Charges
  • 5% GST

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Any personal expenses such as soft drinks etc.
  • Anything other than above mentioned inclusion
Pickup point
Kotak Mahindra Bank ATM, College St, Dadar East, Dadar, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India View on Map