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Travel Buffs: Trek to Rajmachi & Kondane Cave

June 15 @ 9:00 am - June 16 @ 4:00 pm UTC+5.5

1600₹
Travel Buffs: Trek to Rajmachi & Kondane Cave 1

SHORT INFO:

Activity: Trekking
Endurance:     Moderate
Difficulty:       Medium
Base Village: Rajmachi
Cost:                ₹ 1,600/- Per Person

Rajmachi –
The fort was built in Satavahana reign & ruled by major dynasties of Vakataka, Kalchuri, Chalukya, Rashtrakuta & Yadvas. Its twin citadels Manranjan & Shrivardhan, strengthen further during Maratha rule. Its strategic position allows to guard & control an ancient trade route “Borghat”.
From Udhewadi (base village) a short walk leads to Bhairavnath Temple, lies between two citadels. To the left is Manranjan & right one is Shrivardhan. There are water cisterns, ramparts with double walled bastions & gateways at both the forts. A beautiful view of Kataldhar waterfall and valley from top.
Kondhane caves, beautifully carved Buddhist caves originated in first century. Caves consists Chaitya very similar to Bhaje caves & number of Viharas.
Let’s experience walk amidst lush green forest, meadows; enjoy waterfalls & clouds.

ITINERARY: –
Travel up to Lonavla by 12127 INTERCITY EXP recommended.
We will be leaving by same train from CST at 06:40 am.
Mumbai (CST) 06:40 am
Dadar 06:50 am
Thane 07:12 am
Lonavla 08:48 am

Pune people can come to Lonavala at 8:54 am by 11024 Sahyadri Express

Day 1: Saturday
Meeting point: 9:00 am at Lonavala Station
Enjoy breakfast enroute
Reach Fanasrai by 12:00 pm and start the trek amidst lush green forest (8 Kms Trek)
Reach base village and Lunch
Time to relax.
Explore Forts after tea
Dinner then retire for the day.

Day 2: Sunday
Wake up call at 06:00 am and freshen up
Trek to Explore the fort & surroundings
Back to base village and enjoy breakfast
Start descend towards Kondane caves around 10:00 am
Will reach Kondane caves after 3 hrs trek, explorations and head to village for lunch
After lunch proceed to Karjat station and catch local train
Trek concludes with lots of memories.

INCLUSIONS: –

✔️ Traveling from Lonavala to Fanasrai and Kondane village to Karjat
✔️ Saturday Breakfast, Lunch (veg) evening Tea, Dinner (Veg), Sunday breakfast and lunch (Non veg/ Veg)
✔️ Travel Buffs Charges

EXCLUSIONS: –

❌ Any kind of personal expenses viz. mineral water, Soft drinks, etc.
❌ Any kind of Insurance
❌ Anything which is not mentioned in Includes

THINGS TO CARRY:-

01) Identity Card
02) Water 2 ltrs must
03) Torch with extra batteries
04) Enerzyl or Glucon D powder
05) Dry Snacks & biscuits
06) Jacket/ Sweater, Extra clothes, bandana, etc.
07) Windcheater/ Raincoat
07) Clean napkin or towel
08) Cap, sunglasses, Camera (Optional)
09) Medicine those if u require usually
10) Good trekking shoes & Floaters
11) A haversack to put in all the necessary things ….so that one walks hands free while trekking.
*** Do not carry sling bags or zholas.
*** Do not wear gold or carry valuable ornaments.

By registering or joining any of the program organised by Travel Buffs, you acknowledge that you have read, understood & agreed to the following terms & conditions.
TERMS & CONDITION:-
► Leaders’ decision shall be final & abiding to all, till completion of the trek/ programme.
► Smoking, Chewing tobacco & consumption of Alcohol is strictly not allowed on the trek/ programme.
► Everyone is expected to follow safety protocols defined by the leaders.
► Polluting trek route/ camp site is strictly prohibited. Strictly no littering throughout the event/ trek.
► You acknowledge that the photographs taken during the activity which can be used for publicity purpose. You consent to let organisers photograph you and let them to use for publicity purpose & also consent to allow organisers to use the photograph clicked by you for publicity purpose.
► There is possibility of injury during activities & programmes and you are aware that outdoor activities bears inborn risk of personal injury.
► You are joining an outdoor activity where any incident/ Natural calamity may happen & you agree that organiser shall not be held responsible for the any accident, mishap (including death) caused by any circumstances (artificial or natural).
► During emergency situation, your consent to any medical treatment recommended by a qualified medical practitioner (this could include inoculations, blood transfusions, surgery or the use of anaesthetic). Read *Medical Disclaimer*
► You realise a certain level of acceptable behaviour is mandatory to participate in outdoor activities and that you may excluded from activities if this level is not maintained. You acknowledge event leaders right to expel you from the group if you does not follow instruction of the leader/ misbehave. Further you consent once you are expelled from the group; organisers & leaders does not owe any kind of liability towards you.
► Minors aged between 14 to 16 years may accompany with their adult family members, in such case the companion family member’s declaration in writing for accepting full responsibility towards them is must, along with consent in writing from their parents submitted to Travel Buffs. 
Minors aged between 16 to 18 years can join the event with their parents’ consent in writing submitted to Travel Buffs.
► Travel Buffs have all authority to make any changes/ cancel the events/ programmes and final Decision.

Please read “Terms and Conditions” before joining the event

For Registrations call Team Travel Buffs: –

Jaydeep :    98333 96615 / 75061 05004
Kaustubh : 97571 46611

If not reachable, SMS or WhatsApp.
E-mail id: [email protected]

PAYMENT POLICY & DETAILS: –
♦ Bookings for all scheduled events/ programmes will be strictly made on ‘First Come, First Serve’ basis only.
♦ One must enquire availability of the seats before paying for any event.
♦ Booking only through 100% Advance payment.
Account details –

Account No: 1313213446
Name:           TRAVEL BUFFS
IFS code:       KKBK0000640
Type:              Current
Bank Name: KOTAK MAHINDRA BANK
Branch:          Parel

UPI: for the payment our Id: – [email protected]

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Once payment is done, please email details to “[email protected]” including Transaction ID, Participant Name, Email ID, Mobile Number, Blood Group, Emergency Contact No. with concern person name with subject line as “Event Name & Date”

CANCELLATION & REFUND POLICY: –
If for some reason you wish to cancel your trek/ event, an email intimation needs to be sent to “[email protected]”. Cancellation requests are not taken over phone. However, you can phone to check whether your cancellation has been processed.
1. If cancellation is done prior to 10 days of outing 75% will be refunded.
2. If done prior to 5 days of outing 50% will be refunded
3. After that, no refund will be provided


*MEDICAL DISCLAIMER
: –

It is mandatory that you visit your personal physician before enrolling for the trip if you suffer from any illness of any kind and disclose the same and your medical history to the organizers of the trip so that best possible arrangements can be carried out post approval. As organizers of the trip, we will be responsible for providing basic first aid throughout the trip. In case of unexpected mishaps or accidents, we will arrange for the injured patron to be taken to the nearest medical hospital wherever possible. The medical expenses will have to be borne by the patrons themselves.

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Details

Start:
June 15 @ 9:00 am
End:
June 16 @ 4:00 pm
Cost:
1600₹
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Organizer

Travel Buffs
Phone:
9833396615
Email:
travelbuffs.in@gmail.com
Website:
http://www.travelbuffs.in

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