Kalu Waterfall Trek Old Malshej Ghat Route - God valley

Charges 850/- per person onwards. Join Mumbai's renowned trekking team Mischief Treks for an amazing experience at "Old Malshej Ghat". 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. Pickup and drop facility is available from Mumbai - Borivali, Goregaon, Andheri Sion, Chembur, Thane and Kalyan.

Kalu Waterfall Old Malshej Ghat Trek - God Valley

Malshej Ghat is home to beautiful Forts, Majestic Waterfalls, Lush green Forest and Great Valleys. This trek takes you through a special scenic route through Lush green Forest. We'll be crossing many water streams and Waterfalls on our way. Join us to experience Malsej in it's peak beauty. Malshej Ghat is a very old trading route , which is now more like heaven on earth.

  • Venue: Mumbai - Malshej - Mumbai.

  • Address: Malshej, Maharashtra.

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

  • Duration: One day trek

  • Height: 326 Meters / 1069 feet

  • Base Village: Savarne

  • Batch Size: 25 Participants only
    (We do not conduct crowded treks with 80-100 people with us, it's against our safety policy.)

  • Fees: 850.00 per person. (website booking discount)
    Rs.1150 850/- per person participants need to reach the base village in their own vehicle.
    Rs.2800 1400/- per person with a pickup and drop from Mumbai.
    NO Additional hidden charges 🙂

Kalu waterfall God Valley Trek Dates:

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

Major attractions:

  • The thrill of walking through a forest

  • Crossing waterfalls, rivers and streams on our way

  • Crossing Kalu River.

  • Experience the scenic route of Malshej

  • Experiencing Malshej ghat in it's peak beauty

  • Photography - be ready to get clicked.

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

Click here for Pictures of our Previous Event: https://photos.app.goo.gl/QFzeS9FUDnp3oXit5

Detailed Itinerary - Kalu Waterfall and Old Malshej Ghat

Meeting Point: SNGP Gate , Borivali.
Three hours prior to the event date and time, we will be creating a WhatsApp group for coordination purposes. Exact GPS locations will be shared in the group along with live location of the bus

Pickup Points for the Old Malshej Ghat Trek
️05.45 am : Borivli SGNP
05:55 am : Goregaon - Pathanwadi Oberoi Mall
06:00 am : Andheri - start of andheri flyover
06:15 am : Bandra - Kala Nagar WEH Bus Stop
06:30 am : Sion Station Circle
06:45 am : Chembur
07:15 am : Thane
07:45 am : Kalyan bypass
(Those coming in own vehicle need to meet us at Kalyan bypass at 07:35am and follow our vehicle till the trek location)

Plan for the Kalu Waterfall and Old Malshej Ghat Trek

  • Reach base village approximately by 10:20 am

  • Rest and freshen up, have breakfast

  • Introduction and safety instruction session and start trekking towards the waterfall around 11:20 am in dense forest.

  • We'll be reaching there by 12:30 pm

  • Explore the majestic view of 1200 feet waterfall and the dense forest.

  • Cross water several streams and water cisterns

  • Around 01:40 pm head back to base and have lunch

  • Start return journey to Mumbai around 02:40 pm

  • Reach Mumbai tentatively by 08:00 pm depending on traffic conditions.

Kalu Waterfall and Old Malshej Ghat trek fees include

  • Pickup and drop from Mumbai ( If opted for )

  • Lunch (pure veg)

  • Breakfast and Tea

  • Govt / Local Body Charges as applicable

  • Trek expertise charges

  • Basic First Aid

Exclusions

  • 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 Kalu Waterfall and Old Malshej Ghat Trek

  1. Identity proof.

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

  3. Water (minimum 2 Ltrs) Compulsory.

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

  5. Raincoat / windcheater / Poncho.

  6. Keep your phone fully charged.

  7. Mosquito repellent (optional)

  8. Some ready-to-eat food like biscuits, plum cake, etc to keep your tummy happy.

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

  10. A haversack to put all your things. Your hands need to be free while trekking.

  11. 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.

  • Wear full clothes and do not use deodorant or perfume

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 Kalyan bypass distance" -AND- same can be done for your location to Malshej 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 registration, you have gone through all the details, Itinerary, FAQ, Points to note, About-Us, Fees, and Disclaimer. Do not register for events without reading and understanding the details mentioned on the event details page.

Points to Note and FAQ's

Following are the frequently asked questions regarding Kalu Waterfall and Old Malshej Ghat 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 the contents of this page for me on phone?

Ans. All the details are mentioned on this page itself, once you scroll up you will have all the info on your screen. Sorry we do not verbally provide details on a phone call, it usually creates a lot of misunderstanding and miscommunication. Also, it's 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 it chat by clicking on the chat now button on top of this page. 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 event?

Ans. You need to reach the Meeting point at 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. Can kids come for Kalu Waterfall Trek?

Ans. Yes, kids can come for Kalu Waterfall Trek if accompanied by parents.

Q. What are the kids' charges for Kalu Waterfall Trek?

Ans. The Charges for kids depend on multiple factors, Would the kid require a separate seat while traveling on the bus -OR- Will the parent carry the kid on his/her lap? Based on these factors the charges will be ascertained.

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

Ans. Depends on the number of people booking the event. Generally, the batch size is approximately 20-25 participants. Malshej Ghat 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 this Trek safe for solo participants?

Ans. Yes 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 this 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 Trek?

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

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 the 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 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. Is Kalu waterfall also known as Kallu Waterfall?

Ans. Yes, sometimes people make the mistake of mentioning it as Kallu waterfall. The actual name is Kalu Waterfall.

Q. Can I sit/stand beneath Kalu Waterfall?

Ans. It's almost impossible to sit below the waterfall as it may peel off the flesh from bones. The water falls from a great height and the acceleration rate of water as per gravity makes it hit the ground pretty hard.

Q. Can swim/take a dip at Kalu Waterfall?

Ans. Not exactly beneath the Kalu waterfall, But you can take a dip near the waterfall as well other multiple water crossings and streams while reaching Kalu Waterfall.



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.

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 event date and time, free rescheduling is not permitted. It will be counted as cancellation done in less than 120hours of the 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 5 days. The basis of the cancelation policy is to protect the participant and also 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.

Kalu waterfall Trek - God Valley Trek

  • Venue: Mumbai

  • 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

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