Manikgad, although a less explored fort has an amazing experience to offer, specially during monsoon season. The more explored and longer route is from Panvel.We will be ascending from Pen-Khopoli, which is an easy route.
The route will be Pen-Khopoli rd - Varsai - Ghote. The base village from this side is called Ghote.
Our Moksh Mantra adventure campsite lies at the base of Manikgad before Ghote, which will be our halting point for freshning up and lunch.
Sunday : 06th Aug
Bus Meeting Point :
06:00 am : Dadar East Near Pritam Dhaba.
06:30 am : Chembur Near Yogi hotel.
07:00 am : Vashi Near Main Bridge.
07:30 am : Kalamboli Mc D.
10:00 am : Reach Moksh Mantra campsite after which we prepare ourselves for the day's trek ahead of us.
The trek takes 2.5hrs - 3hrs to reach the top and another 2hrs to reach back down at the campsite.
Once down at the campsite lunch will be served followed by a short feedback session around the tea snacks.
The return bus journey will take 3hrs approx depending upon the traffic conditions.
We will be reaching back to Dadar before 21:00hrs.