Aad Fort Trek - One Day Trek
Charges 750/- per person. Join Mumbai's renowned trekking team Mischief Treks for an amazing experience at "Aad Fort". This Trekking event is safe and suitable for girls, women, kids, families, groups, and solo travelers coming alone. It is an easy-grade trek/trail near Mumbai/Pune/Nashik.
Aad Fort - Monsoon Trek
Aad killa can be reached from Sinner via Thangaon. The area is very scenic and many windmills are installed on the surrounding mountain range. There are 2 routes to climb the fort. One can reach the top of the fort in 30-40 minutes. The fort has almost 20 water cisterns and ample water is available but water in most of the cisterns is not potable. The Cave of Aadubai can be used for night stay. Forts like Dubergad, Songad, Parvatgad, Aundha, Patta, Kalsubai etc. can be seen from top.
Venue: Mumbai - Aad - Mumbai.
Address: Kasara, Maharashtra.
Category: Weekend getaway. Easy level trek/hike suitable for beginners.
Duration: One day trek
Height: 1067 Meters / 3500 feet
Base Village: Aadwadi
Batch Size: 30 Participants only
(We do not take a crowd of 80-100 people on treks, it's against our safety policy.)
Fees: ₹750.00 per participant.
(website booking discount)
Rs. 1 15 0750/- per person participants need to reach the base village in their own vehicle. Rs. 1 6 0 01200/- per person with a pickup and drop from Kasara local train station.
Aad Fort Trek Dates: travel starts on the previous date 11.00pm
21-Jan-2023 |Customised Private Trek Available
22-Jan-2023 |Customised Private Trek Available
25-Jan-2023 |Customised Private Trek Available
28-Jan-2023 |Customised Private Trek Available
29-Jan-2023 |Customised Private Trek Available
04-Feb-2023 |Customised Private Trek Available
05-Feb-2023 |Customised Private Trek Available
11-Feb-2023 |Customised Private Trek Available
12-Feb-2023 |Customised Private Trek Available
18-Feb-2023 |Customised Private Trek Available
19-Feb-2023 |Customised Private Trek Available
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⚠️ Booking closes once seats are sold out, book well in advance to avoid missing out on the slots.
Aad Fort - Major attractions:
The thrill of walking through a forest and visiting ancient caves
You'll get to see many wind mills on your way to the fort.
A trek through Lush green hills
View the early morning bliss from the top.
Waterfalls can be seen on the trek during monsoon.
Majestic view of Forts like Dubergad, Songad, Parvatgad, Aundha, Patta, Kalsubai etc.
Photography - be ready to get clicked.
All the "Masti" which is a USP of Mischief Treks.
Detailed Itinerary - Aad Fort - Monsoon trek
Meeting Point: Kasara local train station Three hours prior to the event date and time, we will be creating a WhatsApp group for coordination purposes. Exact GPS locations for each pickup point, coordinator contact, Live location of bus, etc will be shared in the group.
Catch the Kasara Fast Local train from the station nearest to you on Saturday night.
CSMT : 10:50 pm
Byculla: 10:57 pm
Dadar: 11:05 pm
Kurla: 11:13 pm
Ghatkopar: 11:18 pm
Mulund: 11:30 pm
Thane: 11:34 pm
Dombivali: 11:50 pm
Kalyan: 12:01 am
Kasara: 01:12 am
Note: Those coming by own vehicle need to reach Baba da Dhaba before 01.30 am and follow our vehicle to the Base village.
Plan for the Night
The train is expected to reach Kasara station at 01:15 am. Once the Train reaches the Trek Leader from Mischief Treks will meet you at the station and the group will move out and take the transport vehicle by 01:20 am.
We'll be meeting all the self-drive participants at Baba da dhaba (Meeting point/ refreshment break) by 01:30 am.
Once we reach the ''Aadwadi" base of Aad fort by 05:00 am, we shall rest for a while and have a short safety and introduction round and start the trek by 07.00 am.
We'll be having Dabba party in the caves by 08:00 am.
We will continue our trek toward the top, reach there by 09:00 am
We will explore and enjoy the surroundings and start descending by 10:00 am.
The group is expected to reach back to Aadwadi by 12:00 pm, we'll enjoying the local delicacy (lunch) at base village/enroute.
Once we reach base, we head to Kasara station by 05:00 pm and back to Mumbai by 07:00 pm.
Aad Fort - trek fees include
Pickup and drop from Kasara station ( If opted for )
Lunch (pure veg)
Govt / Local Body Charges as applicable
Trek expertise charges
Basic First Aid
Breakfast for Dabba party.
Any personal expenses such as soft drinks etc.
Any emergency evacuations/rescue (if required)
Any other expenses that are not mentioned above.
Things to carry for Aad Fort Trek
Breakfast for Dabba party
Good and reliable trekking shoes, extra socks, and an extra pair of floaters.
Rain gear - windcheater/raincoat/poncho.
Water (minimum 1 Ltrs) Compulsory.
Keep your phone fully charged.
Mosquito repellent (optional)
Some ready-to-eat food like biscuits, plum cake, etc to keep your tummy happy.
Medicines (if you need any), Glucon D / Electrol / Enerzyl Powder (We will have a basic first aid kit with us).
A haversack to put all your things. Your hands need to be free while trekking.
And most imp thing, carry a lot of enthusiasm and team spirit.
You should not carry:
Do not wear sandals, floater, chappal, or ballerinas.
Please avoid wearing Jewelry.
Alcohol or any narcotic substance.
How to Reach: To get accurate travel info for reaching meeting point and then moving further to the Base village
1. Open Google search tab
2. Type the following words in search window "My location to Baba da Dhaba distance" -AND- same can be done for your location to Aad Fort to find exact info.
3. You shall get the exact time required to travel, modes of travel, and distance (kilometers) from your location
IMPORTANT: Please make sure you are physically fit to complete the event and before booking you have gone through all the details, FAQ, Points to note, and Disclaimer.
Points to Note and FAQ's
Following are the frequently asked questions regarding Aad Fort trek.
Q. How do I get all the details about the trek, like charges, meeting time, pickup time and location, inclusion, exclusion, things to carry, etc? Can someone read it out for me on phone?
Ans. All the details are mentioned on this page itself, once you scroll up you will all info on your screen. Sorry we do not verbally provide details on phone as it usually creates lot of misunderstanding and miscommunication. Also, its extremely important to read and understand all the details before you book the event so that you have absolute clarity. If something mentioned on this page is confusing , you can get clarity on chat by clicking on chat with us button on top. To discuss things that are not mentioned on this website we can arrange a callback from one of our trek leaders.
Q: I have booked/paid for the event, is my booking confirmed for the event?
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 at least 24 hours prior to the event. We do not allow anyone to the campsite until we have complete and authentic details of the person. This info is crucial in case of an emergency and is a mandatory KYC parameter. The link for the "personal details form" will be sent on WhatsApp immediately after you complete the booking instructions mentioned on the website. Submitting incomplete/incorrect/fake details in the form will make your booking invalid and no refund will be provided in such case.
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. If I have opted for "with transport", which vehicle will be provided?
Ans. Transport from Mumbai is generally provided by bus. The bus capacity varies with reference to participant count. 17 seater, 26 Seater, 32 seater etc .. , if the participant count is low we may opt for Qualis/Sumo/ Tavera for transport
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.
Q. What if there is an issue with transport, i.e. the bus breaks down, AC is not working, tyre gets punctured? will we get a refund?
Ans. Mischief Treks as a team conducts treks only. All the support functions like transport, food etc are sourced from various other vendors to help the participants have it streamlined. Equipment failure can happen any time with any piece of machinery and we can try to get a replacement/repair from the vendor. This may consume time and the trek leader may decide to continue the trek as deemed fit to get the event completed. We as well as the participants have to bare with it. There are no refunds possible in such case. The Trek leader's decision to terminate the trek or continue the trek with available resources will be final and binding.
Q. We are coming by our own vehicle for the event, where should we reach for the Aad Fort trek?
Ans. You need to reach Baba da Dhaba at the scheduled meeting time. This is where we will be meeting, from here you can follow our vehicles. You will be given exact coordinates after you finish booking formalities. We will be creating a WhatsApp group for coordination, you will be provided all relevant details in the group. Please do not be late, we cannot keep other participants waiting. If you are not able to reach on time you will be considered a Drop-Out and no refund will be provided in such case.
Q. How many people will be coming for the Aad fort trek?
Ans. Depends on the number of people booking the event. Generally, the batch size is approximately 25-30 participants. Aad Fort is a less crowded place and the chances of having other groups is very less. But we do not have access to data on other organizers' bookings hence we cannot comment on the exact number of people planning to visit this place on a given date.
Q. Is this Aad fort trek safe for solo participants?
Ans. Yes Aad Trek is safe and comfortable. Mostly 40% of the participants come solo and blend in with the trek leaders and the rest of the group.
Q. Is Aad fort trek 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 Aad fort trek?
Ans. Normally it takes two hours to ascend and two hours to descend.
Q. Can we pay in cash or installment for Aad fort trek?
Ans. Sorry we do not accept cash payments. For installment scheme you will have to pay one-time processing fee of Rs.500 per person.
Q. What is the last date of booking the Aad fort trek?
Ans. Bookings close once tickets are sold out. Ideally you need to book atleast 2-3 days in advance.
Q. How should I book the Aad fort trek?
Ans. All you have to do is press the book now 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. Will we be returning at exact time mentioned in the itinerary?
Ans. The Itinerary is for reference purpose only, it is based on average time taken during our previous events. Actual timeline for a particular date depends on Weather conditions, Traffic Conditions, Participants speed and endurance.
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, or does not reach the meeting point on the scheduled date and time.
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Aad Fort Trek
Address: Mumbai, Maharashtra
Category: Weekend Getaway | Trek | Event
Charges: 750.00 onwards | Discount Offer
Event Conducted By: Mischief Treks
Official URL: https://www.mischieftreks.in/weekend-day-trek-near-mumbai
Saturday, 14-Jan-2023 | 09:00PM-07:00PM
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