Irshalgad Trek, Panvel (25 June 2017)

Irshalgad is a fortress located between Matheran and Panvel in Maharashtra, India. It is a sister fort to Prabalgad. The area of the fort is not large but there are several water cisterns cut from the rock. The nearest village is Irshalwadi. Irshalgad pinnacle is accessible by an easy to moderate 3.4 kilometer / 2 hour trek. (source)

DURATION BASE VILLAGE ALTITUDE GRADE COST
One Day Irshalwadi 3700 ft Easy Rs. 300 approx

Schedule

  • 05:30 AM : Assemble at Andheri station
  • 05:45 AM : Board Andheri – CST local train
  • 06:10 AM : Reach Vadala Road station
  • 06:18 AM : Board CST – Panvel local train
  • 07:18 AM : Reach Panvel station, refreshment
  • 08:00 AM : Hire local transport to reach Chouk
  • 08:45 AM : Reach Chouk
  • 09:00 AM : Start moving towards Irshalwadi village
  • 11:00 AM : Start ascending
  • 12:00 PM : Reach summit, exploration
  • 01:00 PM : Start descending
  • 02:00 PM : Reach Irshalwadi village
  • 04:00 PM : Reach Chouk
  • 04:30 PM : Hire local transport to reach Panvel station
  • 05:15 PM : Reach Panvel station, refreshment
  • 05:28 PM : Board Panvel – Andheri local train
  • 07:02 PM : Reach Andheri station

Requirements

  1. Flexible clothing
  2. Good trekking shoes
  3. Jacket or windcheater
  4. Ready to eat food
  5. Adequate water
  6. Required medicines
  7. Electoral or glucose powder

Featured Image Source

Advertisements

One comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s