About the Activity:
Thrill your senses with a trek to Ratangad and let the fresh greens and blooms enchant your mind and heart.
A hill fort located in Ratan Wadi, this is one of oldest in the regiona s it is more than 2000 years old. This fortress is famous for Nedhe or Eye of the Needle Point, during this season, the needle eye point is covered in colourful blooms of all types. This fort was captured by the great Maratha emperor Shivaji Maharaj and was one of his favorite hill fortresses, one can understand why as it offers the amazing view of the artificial catchment area below and vast canopy of blue sky under!
The trek begins as you meet at Pritam Hotel Dadar East at 11:30 pm and proceed with the journey. Get to the village by 05:00 AM, which is the base point of this trek. Progressing onwards to Trimbak Darwaza, Nedhe (Needle Point), you will reach the summit by 10:30 AM. Descend down to Ratanwadi after some exploration. On the way visit Amruteshwar Temple and proceed back to Mumbai by 5 PM.
Reach Base Village by 5 am
Rest in the bus till 6 am
Breakfast at the base village
Start Trek by 7.30 am
Reach Top by 10.30 am
Explore the Fort and Lunch
Start Descending by 2.30 pm
Reach Base Village by 4.30 pm
Start our Return Journey by 5 pm
Evening Snacks on the way
Reach Mumbai by 9-10 pm (Depend on the Traffic)
Guidance and Expertise Charges
Travelling from Dadar to Dadar by Private non-AC bus
Raincoat OR Poncho OR Windcheater
Personal Medicines or PersonalFirst Aid Kit
Good quality trekking shoes
Cap, goggle, sunscreen etc.
Water Bottle (2 Liter Must)
Electral powder / Glucon D/ Tang(must)
Dry Food (snacks)
Sanitary Kit and Towel or Napkin
Pay heed to the instructions of the trek leader.
Alcohol consumption is prohibited before and during the trek.
This is a group tour
If cancellations are made 30 days before the start date of the trip, 50% of booking value will be charged as cancellation fees.
If cancellations are made within 0-30 days before the start date of the trip, 100% of booking value will be charged as cancellation fees.
In case of unforeseen weather conditions or government restrictions, certain activities may be cancelled and in such cases the operator will try his best to provide an alternate feasible activity. However no refund will be provided for the same.
The applicable refund amount will be processed within 10 business days
The customer receives a confirmation voucher via email within 24 hours of successful booking
In case the preferred slots are unavailable, an alternate schedule of the customer’s preference will be arranged and a new confirmation voucher will be sent via email.
Alternatively, the customer may choose to cancel their booking and a full refund will be processed.