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Price: $42.00 /per person

Panvel

Mumbai · Mumbai

How to find us

Nampally station

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Details

Kalavantin Durg:

This is considered as one of the best trekking spots in the Sahyadri mountain range.

Difficulty :Moderate-Medium.

Only for Ages 18+. Need to be physically fit to climb.

Kalavantin Pinnacle is situated on northeast side of Panvel at a height of 2330 ft , on Mumbai-Pune road. Can see it from express highway a V-Shaped one. The Left one is Kalwantin Durg & right side is Prabalgad.

The fort top commands an excellent view of the surroundings with Prabalgad in the front. Matheran, Chanderi, Shrimallang, Irshal Karnala, Manikgad, etc can be easily identified.If time permits we will trek Prabalgad as well.

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Tentative itinerary:

Friday,

8.40 PM: Board Mumbai Express from Nampally.

Saturday

11.00 AM: Reach Karjat and take a bus to Panvel, reach the base village Thakurwadi and start trekking to Kalavantin. We will come back and stay at the base.

Sunday .:

6.00 AM: Trek to the adjacent Prabalgad. start back to Panvel.

2.00 PM : Start for karjat.. board train from back to Hyderabad on Monday 9 am.

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THINGS TO CARRY (The ones in bold are Mandatory)

1. Full Sleeve Tshirt, loose trouser/track pant. One extra pair of clothes.

2. Good Trekking shoes.

3. 2 Pairs of socks/Sun cap/Windcheater/Plastic Covers (for wet clothes)

4. Torch light to move around in the night(Mandatory)

5. Sleeping bag (Mandatory)(else get 2 blankets one to put on the floor and one to cover yourself up). We will sleep on the floor.

6. 2-3L of water. We will refill when ever we get a chance.Do avoid buying plastic bottles and get some from home.

7. Snacks like chocolates/Dates/DryFruits/Carrots/Chana/Energy Bars which provide easy energy.

8. Toiletry.

9.A small backpack where you can put your stuff in while we trek. We will put our main bags somewhere and just carry our water with us. Hence a small bag.

10. Please bring a signed copy of this declaration + an original ID proof

http://files.meetup.com/1166925/GHAC-Disclaimer-2012.pdf

Keep your bags as light as possible and put everything in a backpack and keep your hands free.

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Damages ..

2100 / - .might increase or decrease. we will share the cost if it is more than this .
Train 650
local transport - 300
GHAC - 300
Organizer refund - 200
Food - 400 (Food in Train and water excluded)
misc/emergency -250
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Important Instructions:
1) No smoking and no alcohol
2) No littering, no pollution of water
3) This is not a luxury trip, but all care has been taken to make your trip comfortable
4) ladies and gents accommodation is separate in tents or rooms.
5) Food will be mostly vegetarian
6) We carry Basic First Aid and if you need anything you can ask the organizers
7) If you feel unwell bring to the notice of the organizers immediately.
8) If you cant swim don't go deep into the water
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Payment Details: Transfer the amount , to confirm your place.
NOTE: GHAC ACCOUNT HAS SHIFTED FROM ICICI TO AXIS.THIS IS A NEW ACCOUNT.DO NOT TRANSFER IT TO OLD GHAC ACCOUNT.
Account Holder Name: Great Hyderabad Adventure Club
Account No.:[masked]
Account Type: Savings
Bank: AXIS BANK Road no:2, Banjarahills Branch
Branch: Road No 12, Banjara Hills
IFSC Code: UTIB[masked]
Mandatory Transaction/Payment Remark:[masked]_your name
Credit card payment link:
http://www.eventdunia.com/index.php/ghac?event_id=154311832
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Note: Most of us may not be serious trekkers but all of us have equal responsibility in protecting our beloved earth. GHAC earnestly requests all its members to be socially responsible whilst the treks and avoid any littering, shouting when in wild or causing anything that would disturb the normal ecology. Try to avoid plastics as much as possible, especially plastic smiles.
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Contact :
Siri Appaneni[masked] (Between 10am and 9pm only)
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Train Timings:
Going Train: MUMBAI EXP No:17032, Feb[masked]
HYDERABAD DECAN 20:40 (Starting point)
BEGAMPET 20:40(stops for 2 minutes)
LINGAMPALLI 21:12(stops for 1 minute)
Coach: S7
While coming back we should be in Hyderabad by 9am on Monday.