Fireflies Special Trek to Prabalmachi

:May - Jun
:2 Days1 Night
Event Type
:Adventure, Experience
Start From
:Panvel Station
:Panvel Station

Fireflies Special Trek to Prabalmachi

2 Days1 Night

Event Overview

Prabalmachi is a little hamlet hiding in the hills, so close to our megacity! It offers a picturesque backdrop of two gigantic Sahyadri peaks--Prabalgad and Kalavantin. 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 twinkling all around. Yes, it’s a moment to feel surprised and get awed by these little wonders.

Spend some relaxing time at Prabalmachi base village. Simply indulge in never ending conversations and share stories. Wake up to mesmerizing views of the valley and check out the city lights that will make your weekend worthwhile.

About Prabalmachi : Located very close to Mumbai, Prabalmachi serves as the base village for famous treks of Prabalgad and Kalavantin forts. A highlighting feature is that it also plays host to numerous fireflies. It is a sight you would have never seen before!
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Event Details


Day 1 - Fireflies Special Trek to Prabalmachi
  • 06:15 pm Meet the Travel Team at Panvel station and move towards Thakurwadi by local transport
  • 07:00 pm Reach base village. Start trek to Prabalmachi after a round of introduction.
  • 08:30 pm Reach Prabalmachi and freshen up
  • 09:00 pm Enjoy local cuisine for dinner
  • 10:00 pm Head out to spot fireflies. Return to camping site and retire for the day.
Day 2 - Reach Panvel Station
  • 07:00 am Wake up call and freshen up
  • 08:30 am Start descend post breakfast
  • 10:00 am Start return journey by local transport
  • 11:00 am Reach Panvel station and catch respective local trains


High Tea

Adventure Activities





Local Transport, Train

Pickup Details

Pickup Time: 06.00 PM Drop Time: 11.00 AM

Things To Carry

  • Identity Card
  • 2 ltrs water
  • Torch with new cells (compulsory)
  • 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

Getting There

Train Time Table for Saturday
Catch 4:51 pm local train from CST to Panvel
04:51 pm - CSTM
05:09 pm - Wadala
05:20 pm - Kurla
05:39 pm - Vashi
06:09 pm - Panvel
Catch 5:22 pm Local Train from Thane to Panvel
05:22 pm - Thane
05:51 pm - Nerul
06:13 pm - Panvel



  • Local Transport traveling from Panvel to Thakurwadi and back
  • Food: Dinner and Breakfast with Tea
  • Sharing Basis Home Stay Incase of Rains
  • Bedding
  • Trekking Expertise Charges
  • GST


  • Train Travelling: Mumbai to Lonavala & Return
  • Any personal expenses such as soft drinks etc.
  • Anything other than above mentioned inclusion

Terms & Conditions

Avoid wearing precious Jewelry during the event, as Team 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.
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.

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