Janjira Padmadurg Khokri Tombs

Charges starting Rs. 750 per person. Grab the chance of going for an adventurous expedition and exploring the Padmadurg Fort, Janjira Fort, and Khokri Tombs. Padmadurg is one of the sea forts built by Maratha King Shivaji Maharaj in 1676 in order to control the activities in the Arabian sea. It is located in the northwest direction of the Janjira fort at a distance of about 4 km.

Janjira Fort, Padmadurg Trek by Mischief Treks

Janjira Padmadurg - History tour from mumbai

During cleanup activities in 2012, ASI authorities found around 250 cannonballs of historical value. Visiting the fort requires taking permission from the Customs/Navy. The fort was not only a part of Sindhudurg's defenses but was also Shivaji Maharaj's main ship construction yard. This fort can also be viewed from Janjira. There was a belt of land from Dandi seashore to Padmadurga but it got blown away under the water in 2004.

  • Date: 12-June-22, 19-June-22, 26-June-22, 03-July-22, 10-July-22, 17-July-22, 24-July-22

  • Venue: Mumbai - Raigad - Mumbai.

  • Address: Raigad, Maharashtra.

  • Category: Weekend getaway. Easy level trek/hike suitable for beginners.

  • Duration: One day

  • Height: 1356 Meters / 4400 feet

  • Base Village: Murud / Raigad.

  • Batch Size: 25 Participants only
    (We do not take a crowd of 80-100 people on treks, it's against our safety policy.)

  • Fees: Rs. 999 per participant.
    (website booking discount)
    Rs.2000 999/- per person participants need to reach the meeting point
    Rs.2600 1300/- per person with a pickup and drop from Mumbai

Janjira - Padmadurg Fort Trek Dates:

  • xx-xx-2022 | 25 Tickets available

  • xx-xx-2022 | 25 Tickets available

  • xx-xx-2022 | 25 Tickets available

⚠️ Booking closes once seats are sold out, book well in advance to avoid missing out on the slots.

Janjira - Padmadurg - Major attractions:

  • Boat ride to the Sea-forts

  • Off-Beat trek

  • Explore the Beautiful forts

  • Get Brief Knowledge about the History, Architecture, and importance of the forts

  • Picturesque view of the Magnificent ocean.

  • View the early morning bliss from the top.

Janjira Padmadurg Khokri Tombs trekking event itinerary

Bus Route / Pickup Points for Janjira fort, Padmadurg fort, and Khokri Tombs
09.45 pm : Borivli Reporting at SGNP Gate
10:00 pm : 🚐 Borivli SGNP Gate
10:10 pm : 🚐
Goregaon - Pathanwadi Oberoi Mall
10:20 pm : 🚐
Andheri - Start of andheri flyover
10:30 pm : 🚐
Bandra - Kala Nagar WEH Bus Stop
10:40 pm : 🚐
Sion Station
11:00 pm : 🚐
Chembur - Shivaji Mahraj Statue
11:40 pm : 🚐
Vashi - Opposite Center One Mall
11:50 pm : 🚐
Kharghar - Hotel Three Star

Janjira fort, Padmadurg fort, and Khokri Tombs trek schedule

03.00 am – Reach Murud Janjira
06.30 am – Breakfast & Team introduction
07.30 am – Move towards boating point (Murud Janjira Beach)
8.00 am - Reach Padmdurg Fort
8.30-9.30 - Explore the Padmdurg Fort
11.00 am – Reach Murud Janjira Beach
12.00 pm - Reach Janjira Fort
2 pm - Start Descend
2.30 pm- Lunch
4.00 pm - Reach Khokri Tombs
6.00 pm – Leave for Mumbai
11:00 pm – Reach Mumbai

Note : Prior to the event around 8pm, we will be creating a WhatsApp group for pickup coordination.

Inclusions: ( What is included in Janjira Fort, Padmadurg Fort and Khokri Tombs trek charges ? )

  • Travel by Private bus

  • Breakfast at Janjira fort

  • Packed Lunch - Vegetarian food

  • Trekking Expertise Charges

  • Govt Charges (as applicable)

  • Panchayat Charges (as applicable)

  • NHAI Charges (as applicable)

  • Boating Charges

Exclusions:

  • Any personal expenses such as soft drinks etc.

  • Anything other than mentioned inclusion.

Important : Please make sure you are physically fit to complete the event and have gone through all details on this page, disclaimer and FAQ / Points to note before booking the event.

Things to carry for Janjira Fort, Padmadurg Fort, and Khokri Tombs fort trek :

  • Identity proof

  • Face Mask - Sanitiser

  • Good reliable trekking shoes and extra pair of floaters

  • Extra pair of clothes

  • Torch with extra batteries (Mandatory)

  • Water (minimum 2 ltrs) compulsory

  • Some ready to eat food like biscuits, plum cake etc.

  • Toiletries, Cap / Scarves and Sunglasses

  • Haversack to put all your things

  • Medicines (if you need any), Glucon D / Electrol / Enerzyl Powder (We will have a basic first aid kit with us)

Caution:

  • Wear full clothes and do not use deodorant or perfume.

  • Do not carry - Jholas / sling bag / Trolley bag (This is a trek, not picnic or tour )

  • Avoid wearing jewelry.

  • Please wear reliable shoes. Do not wear sandal, floater, chappal or ballerinas.

Janjira Fort, Padmadurg Fort and Khokri Tombs - FAQ (frequently asked questions) and Points to note

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. Not submitting the details OR Submitting incomplete/incorrect/fake details in the form will make your booking invalid and no refund will be provided in such case. We do not allow anyone to trek/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. For any Trek/Adventure event the organizers need to have your details atleast 48 hours prior to the event. The link for the "personal details form" will be sent to you on whatsapp after booking.

Q. We are coming by our own vehicle for the event, How should we reach Janjira Fort, Padmadurg Fort and Khokri Tombs? (not opted for transport )
Ans. You need to meet us at Kharghar meeting point and follow our vehicles to trek location. We will be providing the exact map location of the meeting point on Whatsapp group which will be created for coordination. Beyond this point we may go out of network and communication will be tough, so please make sure you are not Late.

Q. What are the minimum age criteria for the Janjira Fort, Padmadurg Fort and Khokri Tombs?
Ans.
Age does not matter, "Fitness" is important. The participants need to be physically fit to complete the trek. Participants below 18 years of age need to be accompanied by a blood relative who is above 18yrs or they need to submit a consent letter from parents.

Q. Is Janjira Fort, Padmadurg Fort and Khokri Tombs trek difficult?
Ans.
No, Janjira fort, Padmadurg fort, and Khokri Tombs is an easy grade trek. The difficulty level for Janjira fort, Padmadurg fort, and Khokri Tombs trek can be categorised as suitable for beginners and first-timers.

Q. Can we pay in cash or installment or on spot ?
Ans
. Sorry, we do not accept cash payments. On-spot payment is not possible because the booking process closes 24 hours prior to the event date and we have limited tickets available. To avoid last min booking issues and inconvenience we recommend you to book at least 3-4 days in advance.

Q. What is the last date of booking Janjira fort, Padmadurg fort, and Khokri Tombs Trek?
Ans
. Bookings close once tickets are sold out. Ideally, you need to book at least 3-4 days in advance. For Eg. If the tickets get sold out 7 days in advance, the booking process closes 7days in advance too.

Q. How should I book Janjira Fort, Padmadurg Fort and Khokri Tombs trek?
Ans.
All you have to do is press the "Book Tickets" button on this page and follow the instructions.

Q. How do we get in touch after reaching meeting point ?
Ans.
We will be creating a whatsapp group for coordination where you will be provided all the necessary information regarding contact person, exact point to meet etc..

Q. How many people will be at the coming for Janjira Fort, Padmadurg Fort and Khokri Tombs trek?
Ans.
Depends on the number of people booking the event. Generally, the batch size is approximately 20-25 participants.

Q. Is Janjira Fort, Padmadurg Fort, and Khokri Tombs trek safe for solo participants?
Ans.
Yes, mostly 40% of participants come up solo and blend in.

Q. Is Janjira Fort, Padmadurg Fort and Khokri Tombs trek safe for girls/women?
Ans.
Apart from standard risks involved in any outdoor activity, Mischief Treks has a track record of making our events extremely safe for females and especially males. Normally 60 – 75 % of our participants are females. This includes Janjira fort, Padmadurg fort, and Khokri Tombs trek.

Q. How long is Janjira Fort, Padmadurg Fort and Khokri Tombs trek?
Ans.
Normally it takes average 3 hours to complete the trek. Rest it depends on the speed of participants. This is a Half-descend trek till the point where the valley opens up wide, we will be returning to the starting point via the same route.

Q. What is included in breakfast and lunch for Janjira Fort, Padmadurg Fort and Khokri Tombs trek?
Ans.
Tea and "Poha" is available for breakfast. Lunch comprises of rice, dal, seasonal veg, chapati/bhakri at Gorakhgad fort trek

Q. Why is submitting emergency contact details and KYC information mandatory?
Ans.
Its a standard protocol and also a guideline by Govt of India. We are accountable for every "Human-Body" present at our campsite or trek is our responsibility and in case of any unfortunate event we will be asked by authorities to provide all relevant information about you. In order to comply with the authorities we have to take authentic information from you. Fake/Incomplete information or non-submission of the details will make your ticket (paid amount) invalid and no refund will be provided in such case. You will not be allowed to participate in the event.

Q. What will be the exact pickup, returning, and event flow time?
Ans. We expect to reach back as per itinerary. The Itinerary is for reference purposes only. The actual timeline for a particular date or batch of the trek depends on weather conditions, traffic vonditions, Participants speed and endurance, Participants cooperation, Etc. The Bus hired by us is just like OLA/Uber hired by you, the vehicle can breakdown or the driver can be lazy. This is not in our control and we all (participants and organizers) as a team have to bare with unforeseen situations.

Q. Does the cancellation policy/rescheduling policy apply to me if I book on event day or last day?
Ans: Yes, the policy is applicable irrespective of the booking date. The cancellation / reschedule policy is applicable to everyone with immediate effect from the date and time of booking. The refunds/rescheduling requests will be processed based on the date and time of cancellation/reschedule request sent to us and the date and time of booking the event are irrelevant.

Q. What is the basis of cancellation/reschedule policy in case of medical or personal emergency of participant or organizing team?
Ans: The cancellation policy is based on fairness towards the participant and the organizing team. In case of medical/personal emergency, the loss arising out of cancellation/reschedule will be borne by the respective person. i.e. if the organizing team faces an emergency situation and the event gets canceled, the participant will not have to suffer financial loss. Similarly, if the participant faces an emergency situation, the organizing team will not have to suffer financial loss. The cancellation policy is designed with a completely unbiased approach towards the participant and organizing team and is aimed at fairness towards both.

Cancellation, Rescheduling & Refund Policy.

  • 90% will be refunded if canceled 15 days (360+ hrs) in advance.

  • 75% will be refunded if canceled 10 days (240+ hrs) in advance.

  • 50% will be refunded if canceled 05 days (120+ hrs) in advance.

  • 0% refund if canceled in less than 05 days (120 hours) of the event date and time.

  • 0% refund if the participant drops out, misses bus pickup, does not reach the meeting point on the scheduled date and time.

If the event itself gets canceled, you will be given the option to switch to any other event or any other date, Or you can opt for 100% refund. If you need to cancel your current booking and/or reschedule your booking to any other date, it can be done free of cost if the rescheduling request is sent 120 hours prior to the trek. From 0hrs - 120 hours prior to trek date and time, free rescheduling is not permitted. It will be counted as cancellation done in less than 120hours of event date and time. It's a humble request, please do not give medical reasons, crib, argue or try to blackmail us if you drop out or cancel/reschedule the trek in the last 5days. The basis of the cancelation policy is to protect the participant and the organizers from undue financial losses arising out of unforeseen situations. If the event gets canceled due to the medical/personal emergency of the organising team member, the participants will not have to suffer financial loss. Similarly, if there is a medical/personal emergency at the participant's end, the organizing team will not have to suffer financial loss.

Covid-19 Safety policy for Janjira-Padmadurg-Khokri Tombs trekking

  • Every member of the group (participants/leaders/ clients & staff) has to wear protective mask/face shield while talking to each other.

  • The bus (if opted as transport) will be completely sanitised before picking up participants.

  • Every participant is instructed to keep safe distance from other participants right from start till the end of the event.

  • Every participant has to carry a sanitiser spray bottle while coming for the event and use it regularly.

  • Do not share food/snacks you bring along. (we will miss this fun- Dabba Party)

  • Carry additional unused mask as backup.

  • It should be ascertained from the participants that they are not residing / have not traveled in a containment zone and have not come in contact with any person who was tested positive in last 14 days.

  • Ascertain whether any participant has any symptoms of Influenza like illness (ILI) like fever, dry cough, weakness, severe body ache etc. at the time of beginning of activity. If it is so then he/she should be asked not to participate activity and be evacuated on medical grounds and should be asked to report to local health authority with his own expenses.

  • Strictly avoid eating gutkha, pan masala, cigarette or sniffing which induces spitting, coughing or sneezing.

  • Avoid touching external surfaces and touching your face when in outdoors.

  • If the location of your adventure activity is crowded then be prepared to leave or wait for the crowd to disperse/for your turn.

  • It is mandatory that a participant informs the organizers if he tests positive for Covid within 14 days of returning from adventure activity. It will help the organizers to inform and alert all other persons in the group, so that they can follow the medical/government norms in this regard. Here it is absolutely essential that the participant observes transparency and informs the organizers/group leaders about his Covid test results.