Night Trek to Vikatgad (Peb)

:Vikatgad Peb Fort, Anandwadi
:Nov - Mar
:1 Day1 Night
Event Type
:Adventure, Experience
Start From
:Neral Railway Station
:Neral Railway Station

Night Trek to Vikatgad (Peb)

Vikatgad Peb Fort, Anandwadi
1 Day1 Night

Event Overview

Night Trek to Vikatgad
Located in the same mountain range as Matheran, Peb fort is a enjoyable trek for a day’s outing.The fort derives it name from the Goddess 'Pebi'; Peb is also called 'Vikatgad' for its supposed shape of the Elephant Headed God, 'Ganesh'. The trek to the top involves surmounting a small rock patch and a ladder. The fort is famous for its caves which are maintained by disciples of Swami Samartha and the meditation chambers carved out from the rock inside the mountain. To get inside the meditation chamber, one has to crawl through a narrow passage in the rock and then climb down into the meditation chamber. The chamber is very well maintained with tiles on the floor for ppl to sit and meditate.

The fort also has a temple dedicated to Swami Samartha on the top and has the footwear or 'Padukas' worn by the great saint kept on the top. The view of the entire Neral and Karjat region from the top is worth the climb. Another attraction of the trek is the only standing Bastion or Buruj facing the Panorama point of Matheran, the view from here is just too beautiful to describe.
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Event Details


Day 1 - Departure
  • Start with the train (Timetable given in Travel Help) from Mumbai at 11:18 pm)
  • Meeting Point: Neral Railway Station, Near Ticket Window on East at 01: 00 am
Day 2 - Night Trek to Vikatgad (Peb)
  • Start trek at around 2:00 am.
  • Reach Peb Fort by 05:30 am and Rest on Top
  • Morning fort Exploration.
  • Breakfast at around 8:00 am
  • Trek towards Matheran by 9:00 am



Adventure Activities

Night Trek





Pickup Details

Pickup Time: 01.00 AM Drop Time: 11.00 AM

Things To Carry

  • Torch
  • Identity Proof
  • A bottle of water (Minimum 2 Ltrs),
  • Medicine those if u require usually (Optional)
  • A good trekking shoes
  • Camera
  • Cap
  • Some ready to eat food
  • Plum cakes
  • Biscuits etc.
  • Pleases do not carry sling bags
  • Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments



  • Transportation from Matheran to Neral
  • Morning Breakfast
  • Expertise Charge
  • GST


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

Terms & Conditions

Smoking and Any Kind of Alcohol Drinks not allowed During Program.

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