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Swasthyarang Gadbhet Orchid special exploration and Trek to Fort Ghangad 29th June 2019

June 29 @ 11:00 pm - June 30 @ 11:00 pm UTC+5.5


*Special Visit for Orchid Flowers.*

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Maharashtra has plenty of native orchid varieties out of which some are spotted in our Western Ghats. This season some of the unique orchids are on their bloom. This is a pioneer trek exclusively planned out to see the Orchids in their Natural habitat. Explore the new world of flora with us. Feels supreme lucky to spot more than 5 species on  this expedition.

*Accompanying this visit we will also explore the Fort Ghangad.*

*Type* – Hill Fort

*Height* – 3000 Feet above MSL (Approx)

*Grade* – Medium

*Region* – Sudhagad

*Base Village* – Ekole

*District* – Raigad.

*Things to observe*

1. Mahadarwaja

2. Carved cave

3. Water cisterns.

4. Remnants of courtyards.

5. Mesmerizing top view

6. Near by forts like Sudhagad, Sarasgad and Tail baila seen from the top.

7. A big rock fallen on the way making a groove beneath having Goddess carved on stone.

8. Adventurous climb through iron fitted ladder.

*Itinerary -*

➡ Departure on 29th June 2019, Saturday 11:00 pm SHARP from Sion.

(In Sion Ayurved College,)

2 min walk from railway station.)

➡ Other pick up points on the route will be considered as per participants.

☕ Midnight halt near Lonavala ghat.

➡ Early morning arrival at base village Ekole.

🍜 Breakfast and tea.

🤗 Freshen up and head to Fort Ghangad to explore.

🚶🏻Descend from the fort

🍱 Lunch

➡ Leave for Mumbai

🌸Halts to see the Orchids variety.

Reach Mumbai by 10 pm. (Reaching time completely depends upon the traffic conditions)


↪ *Registration Charges* –

Adults – ₹. 1350 per head.

 Childrens between 5-10 years are ₹. 1200 per head.

Childrens above 10 years will be charged full fees.


1. Travel from Mumbai to destination and return to Mumbai

2. Breakfast n tea, lunch (veg/ non veg) and evening snacks.

3. Expertise charges.

4. Orchid exploration and knowledge sharing.

4. First Aid.


1. Mineral water, cold drinks, extra snacks.

2. Anything not mentioned in incluions.

*Registration last date – 26th June 2019 or till batch is full.*

*Call for registration on given numbers and if call not recieved from our side please drop a wats app message with your Name, Location and Mention ORCHID SPECIAL TREK AND FORT GHANGAD.*


*Registration steps -*

*1. Call any of the below given  contact number for proper inquiry.*

*2. Form fill up.*

 Filling form Is a mandatory step towards registeration.

*3. Pay registration charges online.*

Registration will be confirmed only on payment of full fees by online transaction or NEFT or UPI.*

*4. Wats app the payment  details to us.*

Name : Swasthyarang

Bank Name :  Axis Bank

Account No : 918020020037800

IFSC Code   : UTIB0001702

 *For details and registeration please call us on*

*Dr. Tejas Lokhande -* 9773267001

*Ashwini Ghongane Lokhande* – 9029204555

*Rohit Shinde -* 9004717959

 *Click on the link to participate and fill the form -*



June 29 @ 11:00 pm
June 30 @ 11:00 pm
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