Plan your Trip with Us: Andharban Forest

Andharban Forest


Area-Near Pune

  • Andharban Forest Difficulty: Easy
  • Andharban Forest Length:Approx. 14km
  • Andharban Forest Trek Location: Tamhini Ghat
  • Andharban Forest Best Time: July to December
  • Andharban Distance from Pune: 70 km
  • Andharban Distance from Mumbai:133 km
  • Andharban Distance from Lonavala:48km
  • Level-Medium : 2.5 – 3 hrs. trekking one way


About the Experience

Also knows as the 'Dark Forest Trek', Andharban is covered with dense forests and thick vegetation, making it an ideal destination for treks. - Type: Valley / jungle descend the trail - Range: Mulshi, Pune - Base Village: Tamhini - Grade: Medium - Trek Distance: 13 Km Reach the meeting point and board the Non-AC bus where you will meet your trek crew and fellow trekkers on board After having a simple yet delicious vegetarian lunch at the base village, gear up for your trek The Andharban is surrounded by a canopy of thick forests and you can see Devkund waterfall, Plus Valley and the Tamhini Ghat along the way The trek begins at an elevation of approximately 2,160 ft in the Sahyadri mountains and descends down into the valley, to reach the backwaters of the Bhira Dam The first half of the trek for about 6-8 km, is laid with evergreen forests The trek further descends down in Konkan to reach Bhira after 4 km. The same valley which is the origin of the Kundalika river, famous for its white water river rafting.

Beginners can do this trek.

There are no difficult trails/rock patches. Its a simple trek and can be completed by everyone. This is an offbeat trek and hence better to do with expert leaders of Swayourway.

Itinerary from Mumbai

Saturday Night Departure
  • Report at Borivali at 09:00 PM
  • Reporting time for pick up from Malad, Goregaon, Andheri, Bandra, Sion, Chembur, Vashi, Nerul, Kharghar, Kalamboli McD would be between 09:00 PM – 10:30 PM anywhere on the highway.
  • Start traveling to the base village via private bus.

Sunday Morning
  • 05:00 AM: Reach Base village and rest on the bus
  • 05:30 AM: Breakfast.
  • 06:00 AM: Start our Andharban trek
  • 10:30 AM: Reach Hirdi village and take a snacks break
  • 11:30 AM: Start our trek towards Bhira dam.
  • 01:30 PM: Reach Patnus village and have Lunch.
  • 03:00 PM: Start return journey to Mumbai.
  • 10:00 PM: Approx. arrival at Mumbai.

Itinerary from Pune
  • 04:30 AM: Report near Livspace mall, Senapati Bapat road (Opposite to JW Marriot signal)
  • You can park your bikes near the mall/ near P1 AND P2 parking boards on the same road .
  • 05:30 AM: Pickups from Chandni Chowk
  • 07:30AM: Reach Pimpri base village and have breakfast
  • 07:45 AM: Start our trek to the Hirdi Village
  • 10:00 AM: Reach Hirdi Village
  • 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM: Relax and enjoy at the Hirdi Village & Have a lunch
  • 11:30 PM: Start descending via the same route
  • 02:30 PM: Reach Base Village Pimpri
  • 03:00 PM: Depart for Pune
  • 07:30 PM: Reach back to Pune
  • (1-2 hrs. delay is possible on the speed of trekkers. traffic on the road)


Reporting Points in Mumbai
  • 09:00 PM: Borivali National park
  • 09:00 – 09:30 PM: Malad, Goregaon, Andheri, Bandra
  • 09:45 PM: Sion circle
  • 09:50 PM : K-star hotel Chembur
  • 10:05 PM: Vashi (under the bridge)
  • 10:30 PM: Nerul LP
  • 10:45 PM: Kharghar station
  • 11:00 PM: Kalamboli McD

Pickup Point in Pune:
  • 04:30 AM: Report near Livespace mall, Senapati Bapat road (Opposite to JW Marriot signal) Sb road , Kothrud Depo, Chandni Chowk

Package details:

Event Fees:-

Pune:- ₹1250/- Per Person

Mumbai:- ₹1400/- Per Person

₹500/- advance should be paid first to book your seat Remaining fees can be paid on trek day

Swayourway works on agenda of no profit no loss it's our duty to let our participants know that 10% from the amount will be used in social work at the end of trek. Trek will be done with all precautions of covid 19.Terms and conditions:- Please keep in mind this is a trek and we are here dealing with nature Swayourway has all rights to do any changes in plan as required for betterment of participants .

Consumption of alcohol or smoking is strictly prohibited.• Please be careful with your personal belongings any loss Swayourway will not be responsible for it Participants and their guardians/parents should be clear that they are coming on their responsibility any loss or damage Swayourway volunteers or leaders will not be responsible for it. Paying complete amount of trek we consider you accepted all terms and conditions of Swayourway.

Package Inclusion

  • Private bus Travel (To & From Mumbai or Pune)
  • Breakfast and Tea
  • Lunch(Veg)
  • First aid
  • Fun games during the bus journey
  • Local Guide charges
  • Entry charges
  • Expertise from our team.

Package Exclusion

  • Mineral water/lime water/ purchased for personal consumption
  • All kinds of Extra Meals / soft drinks ordered
  • Any kind of personal expenses
  • All expenses incurred due to unforeseen and unavoidable circumstances like roadblocks, bad weather
  • Any medical / Emergency evacuations if required


Booking Process :

Our participation process is very simple for registration, submit below
  • Our participation process is very simple for registration, submit below : Mention details on infoswayourway@gmail.com OR Contact us at 9819941810.
  • For reservations, kindly forward us the exact travel dates, 25% of total package cost has to be deposited as advance payment, on confirmation of the package, and the balance payment 1 day prior of the Trip.
  • Paytm – UPI – NEFT / IMPS – options are available.
  • GOVERNMENT ISSUED IDENTITY( AADHAR CARD/DRIVING LICENSE/ PASSPORT) REGISTRATION FEES AND EMAIL ADDRESSES

Cancellation Process:
  • 75% refund if notified via phone conversation 10 or more days prior to the event date.
  • 50 % refund if notified via phone conversation 7 days prior to the event date.
  • No refund if the cancellation requested is less than 3 days prior to the event date
  • No show No Refund.
  • Event Tickets cannot be transferred to another date against cancellation.
  • Event Tickets cannot be transferred to another person against cancellation.
  • If Trek get cancelled, we will refund “Trek Amount” only


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