Monsoon Trek to Bhim Dev's Fort

| 50 Shades of Monsoon | Forts in Ruins | Unique Architecture |


Type: Hill Fort

Grade: Easy

Distance from Mumbai : 2 Hours

Located on the ancient trade route passing through the the hill fort a panoramic view of the entire region. A unique place which has not yet got crowded and it still offers the serenity any trekker would crave for. If you are a beginner level trekker or a experienced one this trek has got a lot to offer you.


Major attractions :

Crossing streams of water,

Walk through dense forest,

Thousands of Flowers,

Trek to the hill fort,

Waterfall and breathing view.

Photography - be ready to get clicked.

History insights.

and all the "Masti" which is a USP of Mischief Treks.

So, unleash your wild side and get going.

ITINERARY

Get into Virar fast local train.


Meeting point: Virar Station East Sky-walk Platform 3

08.25 am We will proceed towards base village by private vehicle

09.45 am Breakfast

10.15 am Reach base and start the trek

01.00 pm Reach the peak, have lunch, and explore the view

Start descend by 2:00 pm

Reach base by 3:30 pm and commence return journey to Virar.

Reach Mumbai by 6:00 pm approx.


Inclusions

  • Private Vehicle Transport- Station to base village and back
  • 1 Breakfast
  • Evening Tea and Snacks
  • Trek Expertise charges


Exclusions

  • Train tickets
  • Lunch - its a jungle trek and no option to arrange food on top of hill , so u need to carry packed lunch
  • Any other expenses that are not mentioned above.


IMP : Please make sure you are physically fit to complete the event and have gone through the disclaimer and FAQ / Points to note

Things to carry:

  • Identity proof.
  • Good trekking shoes and extra pair of floaters.
  • Extra pair of clothes (Optional).
  • Water (minimum 2 ltrs) Compulsory.
  • Lunch - Compulsory (You won't be able to buy anything at the base village or on the top).
  • Some ready to eat food like biscuits, plum cake etc.
  • Medicines (if you need any), Glucon D / Electrol / Enerzyl Powder (We will have a basic first aid kit with us).
  • Toiletries, Cap / Scarves and Sunglasses.
  • Rain gear windcheater / raincoat / poncho.
  • Haversack to put all your things.


You donot carry:

  • Jholas / sling bag.
  • Please avoid wearing Jewelry.
  • Alcohol or any narcotic substance.


Caution:

  • Wear full clothes.
  • Avoid wearing jewellery.
  • Consumption of alcohol is strictly prohibited.
  • It is going to rain. Please pack your belongings accordingly. Cover your bags with rain cover.

Points to Note and FAQ's

Q: I have booked/paid for the event, is my booking confirmed ?

Ans. No ! , your booking can become invalid if you do not submit the "Most Important Details" required for emergency situations. For any Trek/Adventure event the organizers need to have your details atleast 24 hours prior to the event. We do not allow anyone to campsite until we have complete and authentic details of the person. This info is crucial in case of emergency, and is a mandatory KYC parameter. The link for the "personal details form" will be sent along the ticket confirmation email. Submitting incomplete/incorrect/fake details in the form will make your booking invalid and no refund will be provided in such case.

Q. We are coming by our own vehicle for the event, where should we reach ?

Ans. You need to reach Virar Station at scheduled meeting time. This is where we will be meeting , from here you can follow our vehicles. You will be given exact coordinated after you finish booking formalities.

Q. How many people will be at the coming for this trek ?

Ans. Depends on number of people booking the event. Generally the batch size is approximately 25 participants.

Q. Is it safe for solo participants?

Ans. Yes, mostly 30% of participants come up solo and blend in.

Q. Is it safe for girls?

Ans. Mischief Treks has a track record of making our trekking and camping events extremely safe for girls. Normally 60 – 75 % of our participants are females.

Q. How long is the trek ?

Ans. Normally it takes two hours to ascend and two hours to descend.


Local train timing - CHURCHGATE TO VIRAR

06.53 am - CHURCHGATE

07.10 am - DADAR

07.15 am - BANDRA

07.24 am - ANDHERI

07.38 am - BORIVALI

08.17 am - VIRAR


Disclaimer : The participants who wish to reach the event starting point in their own vehicle have to reach the meeting point at given time, post that organisers may go out of network range and wont be able to assist. In such situation the organiser shall not be liable for any inconvenience what-so-ever and the participants will be considered as dropouts against which no refund will be made. The organiser reserves the right to make necessary change in itinerary at any time before or during the event based on situation at hand. Trek leaders decision will be final and binding, no arguments will be entertained. During the event if any participant or group does not follow safety instructions and indulges in acts that lead to physical harm, or gets lost in the forest / mountain the organisers will not be held liable for it. Tickets can be cancelled 7 days prior to the event and 90% amount will be refunded. No refund will be made in case a person misses the train/bus mentioned in the itinerary. All participants are deemed to be physically fit for the event. In case a participant decides to dropout during the event he/she has to bear the extra cost of arranging his/her return. This cost will be charged at-actual-basis. If the event gets cancelled due to natural calamities, rains, landslide, snowfall, avalanche only 50% refund will be made. Stay options mentioned in the itinerary are subject to natural conditions i.e tents cant be pitched if rains and/or rain storm is being predicted. In such cases an attempt will me made to provide shelter for the night. Food during the trekking and camping events is sourced locally from villages and we put in our best efforts to provide the best, participants should acknowledge the fact that remote village people are not trained for catering services and our expectations should be accommodating. MischiefTreks has a reputation of providing memorable experience for trekkers and adventure lovers our events are not deigned for tourists or fussy people. Trekking and camping belong to Adventure Sports industry where the participants are part of a "team", there are no waiters, caterers, guests/clients.