Fireflies Special Trek to Rajmachi and Kondane Cave

:May - Jun
:2 Days1 Night
Event Type
:Adventure, Experience, Tour
Start From
:Dadar Central Station
:Dadar Central Station

Fireflies Special Trek to Rajmachi and Kondane Cave

2 Days1 Night

Event Overview

Rajmachi Fireflies
Fireflies : Fireflies or lightning bugs make light within their bodies. This process is called bioluminescence and is shared by many other organisms,mostly sea-living or marine organisms. Fireflies light up to attract a mate. To do this, the fireflies contain specialized cells in their abdomen that make light.

It is a 17 km trekking distance from Lonavla. Rajmachi fort is a strategic fort overlooking Borghat(ghat between Mumbai and Pune) which was a historical trade route. Rajmachi peak has two fortified structures - the Shrivardhan fort and Manoranjan fort. Rajmachi can be reached by 2 ways, the tough route from Kondivide village near Karjat and the other easy but long way route from Lonavala. In rainy season this place is filled with giant waterfalls and greenery.Rajmachi is a fort in Karjat region. There are two forts which were built by Shivaji Emperor during 17th century. It is a famous spot for trekking.
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Event Details


Day 1 - Trek for Rajmachi and Experience Fireflies
  • Meeting Point: 01.00 pm at Dadar Central Station (Platform No : 4)
  • We will be starting with the CST - Karjat fast Local (time-table given below)
  • Catch Local Transport for Kondivade from Karjat Station
  • Reach Kondane Village by 4pm
  • Evening Tea / Snack at Kondane
  • Start Trek for Rajmachi by 5pm
  • Enjoy fireflies at the Rajmachi Jungle
  • Reach Udhewadi village by 9pm
  • We will staying at the Villager House , So please carry Bedding / Sleeping Bag.
  • Post Dinner , we will go for Night Walk to see more Fireflies
Day 2 - Shreevardhan Fort and Return Journey
  • Wake up at 6am
  • Visit Shreevardhan Fort
  • Back to Villager House for Breakfast
  • Fun in the Lake
  • Lunch time
  • Post Lunch we will start our return Journey
  • Reach Kondane Village by 6pm
  • Evening Tea
  • Reach Karjat by 7pm
  • Catch Karjat - CST Fast Local and Reach Dadar by 9.30pm



Adventure Activities

Night Trek

Additional Activities



Pickup Drop


Private Vehicle

Pickup Details

Pickup Time: 01.00 PM Drop Time: 09.30 PM

Things To Carry

  • Identity proof (must)
  • Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.
  • A bottle of water (atleast 2 Ltrs) Compulsory
  • Torch with extra batteries (compulsory)
  • Sleeping bed, warm clothes (compulsory)
  • Medicine those if u require usually (Optional)
  • A good trekking shoes, extra pair of floatters.
  • A haversack to put in all the things to be carried so that one has ones hands free while trekking.
  • Pleases do not carry sling bags or Jholas.
  • Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments.



  • Travelling from Karjat to Karjat,
  • Breakfast on Sunday and Evening Snacks on Sat/Sun, Evening Tea and 2 Meal (Saturday Night Dinner / Sunday Lunch)
  • Guide and Expertise Charges


  • Mineral water, Softdrinks etc.
  • Anything other than above mentioned inclusions.

Terms & Conditions

Will be informed later.

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