Kaldurg Night Trek - Best trek for summer.

Charges 750 per person, One of the best options to trek this summer. Kaldurg Fort Night Trek is safe and suitable for beginners,. Join us for the upcoming batch to experience the thrill of the night trek. This Trekking event is safe and suitable for girls, women, kids, families, groups, and solo travelers coming alone. The magnificent sunrise from the top of the Kaldurg fort is breathtaking. The fort is situated to the east of Palghar, Maharashtra, in the Sahyadri mountain range of northern Konkan. It is strategically situated at a height of at least 1558 feet above sea level, giving views of the Arabian Sea and the industrial town of Palghar to the west, as well as views of the Surya River to the east. The fort is divided into two parts, the upper part is where the Saffron flag is hosted and the lower part is separated by a rectangular rock. There are few rock-cut steps joining these two parts.

Kaldurg Fort Trek by Mischief Treks
Kaldurg Fort Trek by Mischief Treks

Kaldurg fort - night trek from mumbai

Kaldurg Fort is situated to the east of Palghar, Maharashtra, India in the Sahyadri mountain range of northern Konkan. The top of the fort is in a rectangular shape, This rectangular shape of a fort can easily be located from a distance. The trek route is full of dense forest, You will get to witness the beautiful sunrise from the top of Kaldurg fort. Join us at Mischief Treks for this thrilling Kaldurg trek in Palghar Maharashtra.

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

  • Venue: Mumbai - Palghar - Kaldurg - Mumbai

  • Address: Kaldurg, Maharashtra.

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

  • Duration: Overnight trek

  • Height: 475 Meters / 1558 feet

  • Base Village: Palghar

  • 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. 750 per participant.
    (website booking discount)
    Rs.1000 750/- per person with a pickup and drop from Palghar local train station.

Kaldurg Fort Night 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 the slots.

Kaldurg Fort - Major attractions:

  • Thrill of walking through a dense forest

  • View the sunrise from the top.

  • Rock-cut water storage tanks

  • Stargazing

  • Photography - be ready to get clicked.

  • All the "Masti" which is a USP of Mischief Treks.

So, unleash your wild side and get going.

Detailed Itinerary - Kaldurg Fort - Night trek

Meeting Point: Palghar local train station

Catch the Dahanu super fast Local train from the station nearest to you
Mumbai Central - 10:40 pm.
Dadar - 10:48 pm.
Borivli - 11:25 pm.
Bhayander - 11:44 pm.
Vasai - 11:59 pm.
Virar - 12:26 am.

Plan for the Night

  • The train is expected to reach Palghar station at 01:05 am. Once the Train reaches the Trek Leader from Mischief Treks will meet you at station and the group will move out and take the transport vehicle by 01.10 am.

  • Once we reach the base of Kaldurg fort we shall have a short safety and introduction round and start the trek.

  • We will be walking through the dense forest region to reach a plateau where we shall take a long break.

  • Our next stop will be the peak of the fort which offers the best vantage point to view Sunrise.

  • We will rest at the peak until dawn and after sunrise, we start descending so that we can avoid day-heat.

  • The group is expected to reach back to the base by 8.00 am.

  • After having Breakfast at the base, we shall head back to Palghar station and catch 9.14 am local train for Mumbai.


Kaldurg fort - night trek fees include

  • Pickup and drop from Palghar station

  • Breakfast and Tea

  • Govt / Local Body Charges as applicable

  • Trek expertise charges

  • Basic First Aid

Exclusions

  • Train tickets

  • Any other expenses that are not mentioned above.

Things to carry for Kaldurg fort - Night Trek

  • Identity proof.

  • Good and reliable trekking shoes and extra pair of floaters.

  • Water (min 2 Ltrs) Compulsory.

  • Torch with extra batteries - do not depend on the phone.

  • Keep your phone fully charged.

  • 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 lot of enthusiasm and team spirit.

You should not carry:

  • Jholas/sling bag.

  • Do not wear sandals, floater, chappal, or ballerinas.

  • Please avoid wearing Jewelry.

  • Alcohol or any narcotic substance.

Caution:

  • Avoid wearing jewelry.

  • Consumption of alcohol or any narcotic substance is strictly prohibited.

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 Kaldurg Fort night trek.


Q. I have booked/paid for the Kaldurg Trek, 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 our event 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 for the Kaldurg Trek?

Ans. You need to reach Palghar Station / Virar Phata 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. 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 as Drop-Out and no refund will be provided in such case.

Q. How many people will be at the Kaldurg fort trek?

Ans. Depends on the number of people booking the event. Generally, the batch size is approximately 20-25 participants. Kaldurg is a Public place and we have no 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 Kaldurg Trek safe for solo participants?

Ans. Yes its 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 Kaldurg 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 the Kaldurg Trek?

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

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. Can we pay in cash or installment?

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?

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 Kaldurg Trek event?

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.

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. 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 the 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.