Trek to Tikona Fort

Location
:Tikona Fort
Season
:Jun - Aug
Duration
:1 Day
Event Type
:Adventure
Level
:Easy
Start From
:Pune / Mumbai
Ends
:Pune / Mumbai

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
  • From Mumbai
  • 05:45 Meet at Pritam da Dhaba, Dadar east.
  • 06:00 Leave for Tikona fort trek.
  • 06:15 Pick up at Chembur Diamond garden.
  • 06:45 Pick up at Vashi below the main bridge near Vashi Plaza.
  • 07:00 Pick up at McDonald’s, Kalamboli.
  • 09:30 Reach base village and have breakfast.
  • 10:00 Start ascending.
  • 11:30 Reach on top and explore.
  • 12:30 Start descend.
  • 14:00 Reach at base village and Lunch.
  • 15:00 Start return journey towards Mumbai.
  • 19:30 Approx. arrival at Mumbai.
  • From Pune
  • 06:30 Meet at Bank of Maharashtra, Shivajinagar.
  • 06:45 Leave for Tikona fort trek.
  • 07:00 Pick up at McDonald’s, J M Road.
  • 07:20 Pick up at Chandani Chowk.
  • 09:30 Reach base village and have breakfast.
  • 10:00 Start ascending.
  • 11:30 Reach on top and explore.
  • 12:30 Start descend.
  • 14:00 Reach at base village and Lunch.
  • 15:00 Start return journey towards Pune.
  • 17:30 Approx. arrival at Pune.

Meal

Breakfast
Lunch

Adventure Activities

Trekking

Amenities

Firstaid
Guide
Transport

Transportation

Train, Local Transport

Pickup Details

Pickup Time: 05.30 AM Drop Time: 05.30 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 litres.
  • 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 veg Lunch
  • Travel by non-Ac private vehicle
  • Trek Leader Expertise Charges
  • GST

Excluded

  • 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 the 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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