Matheran Sunset Point to Dodhani Village Trek

Location
:Matheran
Season
:Jul - Aug
Duration
:1 Day
Event Type
:Adventure, Experience
Level
:Easy
Start From
:Panvel Station
Ends
:Panvel Station

Matheran Sunset Point to Dodhani Village Trek

Matheran
1 Day

Event Overview

Dodhani Village is situated at foot hills of Matheran you can see Chanderi fort and Peb Fort which are located near it. We will be trekking from Matheran Sunset Point to Dodhani Village Trek it will be complete descend. Matheran which means "forest on the forehead" (of the mountains) is an eco-sensitive region, declared by the Ministry of Environment and Forest, Government of India. It is Asia's only automobile-free hill station. Dodhani Point is also known as Sunset point from here Prabalgad Fort / Kalavantin Durg / Irshalgad / Karnala Fort / Morbe Dam are visible. Matheran Sunset point is where every traveller to Matheran assembles at the end of day. Our downhill trek will take us through grass patches and rice fields. We will cross one small waterfall and forest area after gaining some height we will reach a small temple with opening we can rest here and enjoy snacks. Our trek will begin again we would going downhill more quickly now trek will be more tiring now. We can see the fog for which Matheran is famous. After another one hour of trek from temple we will have reached Dodhani Village.
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Event Details

Schedule

Day 1 - Dodhani Village to Matheran Trek
  • 07:30 Meet us at Panvel Station (Near ticket counter).
  • 07:45 Proceed towards ST Bus Depot.
  • 08:00 Leave for Dodhani.
  • 09:00 Reach Dodhani (Base Village) and have breakfast.
  • 09:30 Start ascending.
  • 12.30 Reach the top.
  • 13:00 Have lunch & explore Matheran.
  • 15.30 Move towards Dasturi Naka from Matheran Station.
  • 17.00 Reach Neral & have evening snacks.
  • 17.30 Start return journey.

Meal

Breakfast
Snacks

Adventure Activities

Trekking

Amenities

Firstaid
Guide
Transport

Transportation

Train, Local Transport

Pickup Details

Pickup Time: 07.30 AM Drop Time: 07.00 PM

Things To Carry

  • 2/3 liters of water.
  • Lunch for the trek.
  • Some Dry fruits / Dry Snacks / Energy Bars.
  • Glucon D / ORS / Tang / Gatorade sachets.
  • Good Torch must with extra battery.
  • Trekking Shoes provide more grip and comfort on trek.
  • One Day Backpack 20 to 30 liters.
  • Rains are expected, so pack your bags accordingly to save them from getting wet.
  • Double pack your valuables / phones in plastic bags.
  • Rainwear / Poncho / Waterproof jacket etc. if you don’t want to get wet.
  • Sun Cap and Sunscreen.
  • Personal First aid and Personal Medicine.
  • Identity Proof.
  • Please wear Full sleeves and Full Track Pant this will protect from Summer Sun / Thorns / Insects / Prickles.

Getting There

Train Timings
From CSMT
06:00 CSMT
06:18 Vadala Road
06:29 Kurla
06:49 Vashi
06:58 Nerul
07:20 Panvel
From Thane
06:20 Thane
06:37 Koparkhairane
06:49 Nerul
07:12 Panvel

Policy

Included

  • Travel from Panvel to Dodhani.
  • 1 veg Breakfast & Evening Snacks.
  • Taxi charges from Dasturi Naka to Neral.
  • Matheran Entry fee.
  • Expertise Charges.
  • GST

Excluded

  • Travel cost from Mumbai to Panvel.
  • Travel cost from Neral to Mumbai.
  • Lunch for the trek.
  • Mineral water/lime water/ purchased for personal consumption
  • All kinds of Extra Meals / soft drinks ordered.
  • Any kind of personal expenses.
  • Any kind of cost which is not mentioned in the cost includes above.
  • All expenses incurred due to unforeseen and unavoidable circumstances like roadblocks, bad weather.
  • Any medical / Emergency evacuations if required.

Terms & Conditions

Smoking and drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited.
Trek leader’s decision will be final and binding.
People may board same train from their respective stations of convenience.
Missing the train is missing Matheran Trek, no refund will be provided.
Trekkers should carry packed Lunch for this Trek.

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