One day trek to Karnala fort – 24 Jun’18

Details-

Karnala fort-

Type: Hill fort
Height: 1,440 Feet above ASL (Approx)
Grade: Easy
Base Village: NA

Karnala fort is a hill fort in Raigad district about 10 km from Panvel city. Currently it is a protected place lying within the Karnala Bird Sanctuary. It was a fort of strategic importance as it overlooked the Bor ghat which connected the Konkan coast to the Deccan Plateau of Maharashtra. The fort was likely constructed before 1400, under Devagiri Yadavs(1248–1318) and the Tughlaq rulers (1318–1347), Karnala was the capital of the north Konkan districts of their respective empires.
From the top we can see many forts Viz. Prabalgad, Manikgad, Haji Malang, Chanderi fort, Matheran, Sankshi fort, Dronagiri fort, and Rajmachi.

 

Itinerary-

Sunday 24 Jun’18

  • Meet @ Panvel ST depo @ 07:00 am
  • Round of Introductions and Briefing on Rules and Regulations
  • Breakfast and then leave for Karnala fort by private transport
  • Reach fort top by 11:00 am
  • Explore the fort & Lunch break
  • Start descending by 2:30 pm and reach base by 3:30 pm
  • Reach Panvel ST depo by 4:30 pm (Tentatively)

 

Event Cost-

Rs. 500/- (Rs. Five Hundred only) per person

Includes-

  • Transport- Panvel to Karnala & back
  • Forest entry charges
  • B’fast and evening refreshment
  • NB Expertise Charges

 
Excludes-

  • Lunch for the day
  • Camera charges
  • Bottled water/ Cold drinks
  • Personal / Accident insurance
  • Anything other than above mentioned in inclusions

 
Things to carry-

  • Lunch for the day
  • At least 2 Litres of water
  • A haversack to put in everything to be carried for the trek
  • Extra set of clothes, Towel / Napkin, Cap
  • Camera, something to munch on (Optional)
  • Personal medicines required if any
  • Identity Proof

 

Registration-

For Registration, Contact – 99306 91186/ 91679 66042/ 98200 20261/ 98695 09488

To register your seat please transfer event cost in the account below:

Account Name: Nisarga Bhraman Eco Tours
Account No.: 50200024447001 (Current)
RTGS/NEFT/IFSC Code: 0000414
Bank: HDFC Bank
Branch: Shantivan, Borivali (East)

After making the payment through net banking or mobile, please take a screenshot of the transaction and mail it to nisargabhraman@gmail.com or send it over Whatsup.

Limited seats, entry on first come first served basis

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Rules & Regulations-
  • Consumption of alcohol, Drugs, Narcotics is strictly banned on the event & should lead to expulsion from the trek
  • The leader’s decision will be final and binding on all members. No arguments will be entertained
  • Each member will be responsible for his/her own safety and baggage
  • Please do not wear any jewellery or gold chains/rings
  • Please do not litter, we believe in the saying, “Wherever you go, leave only your footprints and take back only memories.”

 
Disclaimer:

Hiking / Trekking / Rock climbing is an adventurous activity and accidents can happen in spite of taking utmost caution and care. The organization will not be responsible for any injury / accident / death to the participant while on trek.

Medical Disclaimer:

It is Important to be physically fit while on treks. If suffering from any allergy or ailment, please bring prescribed medicines to prevent serious health problem including heatstroke, severe headache, cough, dehydration and hypothermia. Participants suffering from chronic conditions like asthma bronchitis, blood pressure, migraine, diabetes etc. should take permission from their physicians before treks.