Trek to Tikona Fort

Location
:Tikona Fort
Season
:Jun - Aug
Duration
:1 Day
Event Type
:Adventure
Level
:Easy
Start From
:Kamshet Railway Station
Ends
:Kamshet Railway Station

Trek to Tikona Fort

Tikona Fort
1 Day

Event Overview

Tikona Fort, also renowned as Vitandgad fort, is a major hill fort in Maval region near the Lonavala. Tikona fort, literally means triangle fort, had witnessed many dynasties ruled in the Maratha region. This was the nerve centre of the many activities of entire Maval Pawna regions. The small hamlet close to the fort is Tikona peth.

The fort’s mammoth entrance is a special attraction. The Tikona fort is a great trekking destination for the adventurous tourists. One can get the eye catching views of the Pawna Dam and the forts at Visapur, Tung and Lohagad. The fort encloses a lake, Satvahan caves and the temple of 'Trimbakeshwar Mahadev'. The fort was built during the Silhara dynasty. There is a temple on top of the peak. The view of the Pawna dam, Kathingad and valleys from the top is breathtaking.
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Event Details

Schedule

Day 1 - Trek to Tikona Fort
  • Mumbai people
  • Board Indrayani Express from CST (With ticket till Kamshet)
  • Time table of Indrayani Express
  • 05.40 Mumbai CST
  • 05.51 Dadar
  • 06.14 Thane
  • 06.35 Kalyan
  • 07.15 Karjat
  • 08.00 Lonavala
  • Local for Kamshet from Lonavala – 08:20
  • Kamshet - 8:35
  • Pune people
  • Catch local from Pune – 08:05
  • Shivaji Nagar – 08:09
  • Kamshet - 09:03
  • 09:00 - Meeting at Kamshet railway station.
  • 09:00 – Breakfast.
  • 09:30 – Journey towards Tikona peth by local jeep (base village for Tikona fort).
  • 10:30 – Reach at Tikona peth.
  • 10:45 – Ascend.
  • 12:00 – Reach on top and explore.
  • 13:30 – Start descend.
  • 14:30 – Reach at base village and Lunch.
  • 16:00 – Start journey towards Kamshet railway station.
  • 17:00 – Reach at Kamshet.
  • Return journey options
  • For Mumbai people
  • Local for Lonavala from Kamshet
  • 17:23 – Kamshet / 17:45 – Lonavala
  • 18:18 – Kamshet / 18:40 – Lonavala
  • Train options from Lonavala
  • 17:59 Mumbai express
  • 18:46 Intercity express
  • 19:23 Indrayani express
  • For Pune people
  • Local from Kamshet
  • 17:39
  • 18:34

Meal

Breakfast
Lunch

Adventure Activities

Trekking

Amenities

Firstaid
Guide
Transport

Transportation

Train, Local Transport

Pickup Details

Pickup Time: 09.00 AM Drop Time: 05.00 PM

Things To Carry

  • 2/3 liters of water.
  • 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.

Policy

Included

  • 1 veg Breakfast and 1 Lunch.
  • Travel Kamshet to Kamshet by local Jeep.
  • Trek Leader Expertise Charges.
  • GST

Excluded

  • Travel cost from Mumbai to Kamshet and back.
  • Travel from Pune to Kamshet and back.
  • 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

People may board same train from their respective stations of convenience.
Missing the train is missing Tikona Fort Trek, no refund will be provided.
For Comfortable Journey, you can book reserved tickets in the train if u wish to.
Alternatively, you can opt for MSRTC bus service which goes through Lonavala bus depot, alight there & walk of 7-8 mins will take u @ Railway station (Suitable for Navi Mumbai participants).
Smoking and drinking is strictly prohibited

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