Trek to Visapur Fort
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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Date
Seats
2019
Sun, 28 Jul, 2019
35
Sat, 03 Aug, 2019
35
Sat, 17 Aug, 2019
35
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Rs. 1,200
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  • Duration in Days
  • 35
  • Max
    Group Size
  • 10
  • +
    years
Date
Seats
2019
Sun, 28 Jul, 2019
35
Sat, 03 Aug, 2019
35
Sat, 17 Aug, 2019
35
View
scales >
Physical (2)

Cultural (4)

Nature (4)

Trekking
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  • Trip introduction

    This trek to Visapur fort takes you to the top of an ancient fort where you can explore the ruins of a fort that has been ruled by Shivaji Maharaj, the Mughals, and then the British. With mysterious caves, cannons, secret escape routes and a mammoth wall, Visapur fort holds many secrets, and plenty of thrilling surprises. On this trek, you'll have to negotiate rocky sections and walk through terrain dotted with streams and waterfalls throughout. This easy trek to Visapur fort is a perfect option for beginners and families looking for a day in the outdoors.

    Destination

    Visapur Fort was built by the Peshwas in 1713, and is the sister fort of the more popular Lohagad. The fort is vast but is not as well-preserved as Lohagad. You'll be able to explore the small caves, shrines, and many cisterns at the top. Visapur fort also has huge carvings of Lord Hanuman to admire . One of the highlights of this trek is a grandly decorated archway which draws historians and photographers.

    Destination highlights

    • Scramble on slippery rocks en route to the top.
    • Take photographs of the impressive Visapur fort archway.
    • Discover the secret passage that was used to escape from the fort in times of war.
    • Explore ancient caves and shrines atop the fort.
    • Examine ancient cannons and other relics from an era that is long gone.

    Fine print

    Rules on the trip

    Smoking cigarettes, chewing tobacco or consuming alcohol is prohibited on the trek to Visapur Fort.

    You must stick with your group at all times.

    No damage should be inflicted on monuments or natural environments.

    You must adhere to the instructions of the trek leader at all times.

    Taking photos or selfies near the edges are not allowed.

    Participants are requested to carry trash back to the city and dispose of it in dustbins.

    Cancellation policy

    If cancellation is done 10 days or more before the start of the Visapur Fort trek: 75% will be refunded.

    If cancellation is done 5-10 days prior to the start of the Visapur Fort trek: 50% will be refunded.

    If the cancellation is done 0-5 days before the start of the Visapur Fort: No refund.

    No show: No refund.

    If you wish to transfer your booking to someone else, or reschedule to another date, the cancellation policy will apply, and only the applicable refund amount will be transferred or rescheduled.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    In case of injury, damage to self, property or death, the operator will not be held responsible.

    The Visapur Fort trek is arranged considering normal weather. In case any even is canceled due to reasons beyond the control of the operator, such as natural calamities, riots, political unrest, public transport failure etc, a refund will be payable with respect to the given to refund policy.

    There will be no refunds or discounts given for services unused or missed due to traveller's own fault, negligence or breach of terms.

    There will be one pick-up in Dadar, and then at K star mall, Chembur east at 06:20 hours; Vashi, below main bridge, 07:00 hours; Hotel 3 Star, Kharghar at 07:20 hours.

    Trip details

    Pick up point
    Kotak Mahindra ATM, Dadar (east)
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    Drop off point
    Kotak Mahindra ATM, Dadar (east)
    Mode of transport
    Private non-A/C bus
    Start point
    Bhaje Village
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    End point
    Bhaje Village
    Time of departure
    05:50 AM
    Time of return
    09:00 PM

    Activity Details

    Total trekking time
    3 hours
    Total distance covered
    4 kms
    Start point elevation
    2821 feet
    Maximum elevation
    3556 feet
    Minimum elevation
    2021 feet
    Average per day distance
    4 kms
  • Trek to Visapur Fort

    You will meet the operator near Pritam Hotel in Dadar by 05:50 hours, and board the vehicle to Bhaje, the start point of the trek. You should reach by 10:00 hrs, and then will have breakfast and a short briefing session. After that, by about 10:30 hrs, it's time to begin your trek to Visapur Fort. By 13:30 hours, you'll arrive at the top and will have time to explore the ruins. You'll settle down to eat your packed lunch, and then it's time to descend. You'll be back in Bhaje by 16:30 hrs, in time for a hot cup of tea and snacks. You will depart for Mumbai by 18:00 hours and should reach by 21:00 hours. Trip ends here.
    /Visapur Fort Trek Maharashtra Monsoon Trekking Adventure Travel Nature Mountains Wild The grassy plateau at the top of the Visapur Fort.

    Day 1 - Milestone

    Start point
    Dadar
    End point
    Dadar
    Day start time
    05:50 AM
    Trekking distance
    4 kms
    Trekking time
    3 hours
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  • Includes / Excludes

      Includes
    • Return transport to Dadar by private non A/C vehicle
    • Breakfast
    • Evening tea and snacks
    • Expertise charges
    • All applicable taxes
      Excludes
    • Lunch
    • Any personal expenses such as soft drinks, packaged water, extra meals, etc.
    • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions

    What to Wear

      What to Wear
    • 1 quick-dry T-shirt
    • 1 pair of synthetic trekking pants
    • Comfortable trekking shoes
    • Cotton socks
    • Raincoat or poncho
    • Jacket
      What not to Wear
    • Expensive jewellery
    • Slippers or sandals
    • Umbrella

    Equipment / Gear

      We Provide
    • Private non-A/C transport to Bhaje and back
    • First aid kit
    • Technical equipment needed for the hike, if any.
      You need to get
    • ID proof
    • COMPULSORY: Packed lunch
    • 2 ltrs water bottle
    • Enerzyl powder/Glucon D
    • Light snacks
    • Extra pair of clothes
    • Lightweight towel
    • Cap
    • Sunglasses
    • Scarf
    • Backpack with raincover
    • Camera (optional)
    • Hand sanitizer
    • Mosquito repellent

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry any specific personal or prescribed medication, personal first-aid kit.
  • Trek to Visapur Fort

    Trip ends before nightfall

    You will be driven to Bhaje, the start point of the trek, where you will be served a tasty breakfast before you start. You'll have to carry your own packed lunch for the day, which you will eat at the top of Visapur Fort. After that, you'll be served tea and snacks when you get back to Bhaje village. Then it's time to board the bus and return to Mumbai. You'll reach Mumbai by about 21:00 hours. Trip ends here.

    Food

    Breakfast
    Evening tea and snacks
    Food variations
    Veg
  • Marker on map shows trip start point.