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Ratangad Trek – Flower Special

Ratangad Trek – Flower Special

Price

1599

Duration

2 days

Trip Type

Min Age

18

Max People

30

Overview

Ratangad Trek is a hill fort near Ratan Wadi. Overlooking one of the oldest artificial catchment areas. The fort is about 2000 years old. Ratangad has a natural rock peak with a cavity in it at the top which is called Nedhe or Eye of the Needle. Ratangad was captured by Chhatrapati Shivaji Raje Bhosle and was one of his favorites. The base village Ratanwadi has an Amruteshwar temple which is famous for its carvings. The fort is origin for the river Pravara/Amrutvahini.

Included/Excluded

  • Transport in a Private Bus from Mumbai
  • Breakfast & Lunch
  • Entry Charges
  • Expertise and Guide charges
  • Wash Rooms & Changing rooms facilities
  • First Aid Certified Trek Leads
  • Anything other than the above-mentioned things
  • Any Private Expenses

Tour Plan

Day 0

  • 22:00 hrs: Board the Bus from SGNP Borivali
  • 22:30 hrs: Pick up from Andheri
  • 23:00 hrs: Pick up from Sion
  • 23:10 hrs: Pick up from Amar Mahal Jn.
  • 23:45 hrs: Pick up from Teen Hath Naka, Thane
  • 00:15 hrs: Pick up from Kalyan-Bhiwandi Bypass

Day 1

  • 05:00 hrs: Reach Ratanwadi(Base Village). Freshen up and have breakfast.
  • 06:00 hrs: We will start the trek after a brief introduction
  • 09:30 hrs: Reach the top, explore the fort, bask in the majestic view from the top, take selfies with an amazing background
  • 11:30 hrs: Start the descend towards the base village
  • 14:15 hrs: Reach base village, have lunch and visit Amruteshwar Temple.
  • 16:00 hrs: Start our return journey towards Mumbai.
  • 21:30 hrs: Reach Mumbai, say your goodbyes with a promise to meet again. This brings us to the end of our trip, Or rather just the beginning of your adventures with Wandering Souls

Calendar & Prices

FAQs

How will you contact me once I register?

We will be mailing you the details a day or two before the event.

Can I come alone?

Yes, many of our participants are solo travellers.

Is it safe for a female solo traveller?

It is completely safe for a female solo traveller as our representatives will be there with you all the time. Moreover, most of our events have 60% female participation.

Can we smoke or drink alcohol?

Smoking or drinking alcohol is prohibited.

What if I have a medical emergency?

We will carry first aid kit with us. The coordinators will be first aid certified. If the problem increases, we will quickly get you to closest medical attention possible.

Would I get cellular connectivity during the trek?

You will get limited connectivity during the trek.

Will I be able to do this trek? I have not trekked before.

We encourage you to come and experience the trek with us. Trekking is not about speed and our representatives will be there to encourage you to complete the trek

What is the age limit for this trek?

The age limit for the trek is 18 years with no upper limit. Participants below the age of 18yrs need to be accompanied by a guardian

Can I Bring my Car?

Yes, you can bring your car. Parking is available at the base village

Are washrooms available during the trek?

You will not get washrooms during the trek. Washrooms are available at the base village.

Will I get water during the trek?

You won’t get water during the trek, you need to carry at least 2 litres of water with you

What kind of clothing we need to wear?

We recommend you wear full sleeve t-shirt and full pants.

Do I need special shoes?

We recommend trekking shoes or good quality sports shoes with firm sole

What are the pickup Locations for Ratangad Trek?

  • 22:00 hrs: Board the Bus from SGNP Borivali
  • 22:30 hrs: Pick up from Andheri
  • 23:00 hrs: Pick up from Sion
  • 23:10 hrs: Pick up from Amar Mahal Jn.
  • 23:45 hrs: Pick up from Teen Hath Naka, Thane
  • 00:15 hrs: Pick up from Kalyan-Bhiwandi Bypass

Things to Carry

  • Identity Proof (Mandatory)
  • Bottle of Water (at least 2 litres)
  • Ready to eat food like plum cakes, dry fruits etc.
  • Face Mask & Sanitizer
  • Cap, Camera
  • Good Trekking shoes
  • Rain coat/ Poncho / Wind cheater please avoid umbrellas
  • Personal care stuff, ORS, medicines which you require usually
  • Put essentials like money, spare clothes in a polythene bag inside the bag
  • Haversack to put all the things in, please do not carry sling bags or jholas

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