Plan your Trip with Us: Harishchandragad Trek

Harishchandragad Trek


Harishchandragad is a hill fort in Maharashtra situated at an elevation of about 4670 feet in the district of Ahmednagar. It is popular for the trekking trail and is one of the famous Bhandardara tourist spots. Harishchandragad fort complex also houses caves, temples and a lake which makes it an ideal tourist place.
Within the fort, there are several temples dedicated to Vishnu and Ganesh. The monument dates back to the 6th century and finds a home at an altitude of 1424 meters and more often than not, given its altitude finds itself marked on a number of trekking trails in and around the area. The fort has the second-highest mountain in Maharashtra. Konkan Kada or the Konkan cliff is a semi-circular rock wall and resembles a Cobra's hood, occasionally sporting a rainbow.

Places to See on the Harishchandragad Trek

The fort's highest point is called the Taramati peak or Taramachi and point provide a beautiful panoramic view of the nearby surroundings and the forest area. Find here, a brilliant Saptatirtha Pushkarni temple. Dedicated to Lord Vishnu, this temple is believed to have been constructed by the Kalchuri dynasty.


Travel Itinerary from Mumbai:-

DAY 0:

  • 10.30pm: Meet at Sion circle, Sion.
  • 10.45pm: Leave for the trek.
  • 11.30 pm: Pick up at kalanagar, Bandra.
  • 12.15 am:Pick up at Hanuman road bus stop, Vile parle.
  • 12:45 am: Pick up from SGNP main gate, Borivali.
  • 01:15 am: Pick up at Tiranga, Thane.

  • DAY 1:

  • 05.00 am: Reach Base Village and freshen up
  • 06.00 am: Breakfast
  • 06:30 am: Commencement of the trek through Khireshwar Route after briefing and a short introduction
  • 08.30 am: Reach Harishchandragad; Explore & Konkan Kada
  • 11.30 am: Start descending
  • 01.30 pm: Reach base village and freshen up (Lunch will be provided)
  • 03.30 pm: Start return journey
  • 08.30 pm: Reach Mumbai (Depends upon the traffic)

  • Travel Itinerary from Pune:-

  • 09:00 PM: 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 .
  • 09:45 PM: Pickups from Nashik Phata Bridge.
  • 01:30 AM: Reach base village and have Night Snacks .
  • 01:30 AM: Start our trek to the Fort.
  • 5:30 AM: Reach at Konkankadha Point .
  • 5:30 AM – 7:30 PM: Relax and enjoy at Konkankadha .
  • 7:30 AM – 10.30: Explore on the fort .
  • 11:00 AM: Start Descending towards base village .
  • 03:30 PM: Have Lunch and 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)

  • Event Fees:

    Pune:- ₹1300/- Per Person
    Mumbai:- ₹1450/- 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


    Things to carry:-

    • Please wear full pants and full sleeves T-shirts to protect from tanning, thorns, insects in the jungle .
    • Snacks(Energy bars, Chikki, Biscuits, Sprouts, Chips, Dry fruits) Glaucon D/Protein shakes/Gatorade/ORS .
    • Carry extra pair of clothes which we can change after completion of the trek.
    • 2/3 liters water. Shortage of water is faced during treks so please carry enough water.(Mandatory)
    • Any personal medicine and personal first aid(Mandatory)
    • Good grip trekking shoes (Mandatory) .
    • One day backpack/rucksack of 30 liters (Mandatory ).
    • Sun cap and Sunscreen.
    • Rains are expected so please carry a rain cover /Jacket and cover your phones also in a plastic cover.
    • Don’t bring any expensive and not required items during treks. Swayourway wont be responsible for any loss of phone/valuable item.
    • Good torch with an extra battery if you have planned a night trek.


    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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