Ulhas Valley via Kondana

Duration - One Day
Location - Karjat, Kondana Caves, (Ulhas Valley from Karjat side)
Category - Easy

Tour Code: Group Booking (15 pax and above; Day Tour; Trek with meals and travel)



Experiences

A gentle stroll in the rural countryside along the river, passing through small village hamlets, paddy and Kiwi farms converging onto rolling hills, during monsoon there are many waterfalls along the trek route, the trail has a good tree cover and also gets a little steeper towards the end. The trail terminates at an ancient Buddhist caves that has few waterfalls falling over it during monsoon. Enjoy simple rural meals at the base village.

Contribution per head:

Ex. Andheri / Mumbai - Rs.1170/-
(Travel Rs.650/- + Meals Rs.320 + Guide and Overheads Rs.200)

Ex. Karjat - Rs.820/-
(Travel Rs. 300/- + Meals Rs.320/- + Guide and Overhead Rs.200)

Ex. Kondivita Base Village (Rs.320/- + Guide and Overheads Rs.200/-) = Rs.520

Inclusions:
Travel (Travel by private transport as per pickup and drop points)
meals
Breakfast - Kanda Poha or Upma with Tea
Lunch - Veg or Non Veg Thali
Evening Tea Biscuits

Exclusions:
Village tolls or any kind of entry tolls if applicable
Any kind of insurance
Any custom ordered meals / bottled water etc
Tips
Anything that is not included is excluded

Note: Adventure sports should always be done under strict supervision of professionals who are experienced and have standard based equipment's to support the activities. We will be happy to help here if you give us an advance notice. 
One of the waterfalls on Ulhas Valley Trek during monsoon
Monsoon Trek

 



Ulhas Valley Jungle Trek


Suggested Tentative Schedule (Private transport).


6:15 am Start from Andheri West, S. V. Road, Near Merwans Bakery, Outside Bus Depot
6:20 am Santruz (East), Western Express Highway
6:30 am Bandra Kalanagar Junction (At end of Sky Walk).
6:35 am Sion Station
6:40 am Chembur (Opp. Akbar Allis Departmental Store)

7:00 am Vashi (Station Road and Highway Junction)
7:30 am Belapur Junction / Mc Donald near entrance of Express Highway

8:10 am Rickshaw Stand (Karjat)
8:30 am Kondivita village
Induction / Introduction at base village with breakfast 10:00 am Trek to Kondana Caves to Ulhas Valley
Hill Climb / Waterfall Dhamal
02:30 pm / 2:45 pm Lunch at base village
04:00 pm Tea at Kondivita Village
04:30 pm Start back for Mumbai

07:00 pm/ 07:30 pm Expected to be back in Mumbai (return time will depends on traffic).


To design Custom trips for large group of over 20 persons or more kindly get in touch with Asif (whatsapp / sms : 9619182010 / asif@natureknights.net )

Commercial Terms:
All bookings against 100% advance, we have to manage all arrangements to create a good experience for you and your group.

Check list for Participants


Attire


Track pants or tights or any comfortable clothes (avoid heavy jeans)Full sleeves T-shirt, (you may carry spare change clothes) Carry Spare Swimming trunks, light towel  

Rain wear (Poncho, or Short light Raincoat), Rain Cap or Hat, Hand Towel
also carry a small folding umbrella it helps along with other rain wear 

In-Between Snack (Food)


Carry personal snacks for in between food bites (fruits, biscuits, chocolates thepla, boiled egges; parantha's etc).
Water - carry minimum 2 to 3 liters of water per head (Carry in personal Pet Bottles, avoid disposable mineral water bottles).

Other items and guidelines:

Flash light.

Pack all items in plastic bags before packing it in your backpack or rucksack pack everything in your backpack properly. Light items on top and bottom side of bag, heavy item towards center and towards your shoulder and body. Use compression straps to tighten the bag from all sides so that items inside the bag do not keep shifting. 


Optional Items

Comb and pocket mirror
personal medical kit and hand sanitizer
Mosquito repellent Camera
We strongly believe in traveling in small groups, and follow the principle leave only footprints and take only memories.


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