Andharban Trek

Andharban Trek

Maharashtra 1 Day

Easy

13 KM

MAX 0

MAX ALTITUDE

658 mts.


DIY + 5% GST

Pimpri to Pimpri

Add Ons

Available Batches

Brief Description

The name Andharban means dark forest and the trail of this trek goes through a dense forest where the sunlight barely reaches you. This trail is a descending trail all along the way. The best views of Sahyadri region along with views of Devkund waterfalls and the plus valley are a treat your eyes get all along the trail. This trek can be done in 3 - 4 hours and is perfect for those who are looking for a relaxing weekend away from the city.



Itinerary

localtion
Day 1

Pimpri to Pimpri

We gather early morning at the Pimpri village and have a sumptuous breakfast together. After the breakfast we start the trek around 8 am, the trail of the trek is a dense forest. The trail takes us along the plus valley and the Tamhini ghat. There are several small waterfalls found all along the trail. Devkund waterfalls are also visible. We reach our final destination by 1 pm. After lunch and sightseeing we trace our steps back to the Pimpri village from where we board our vehicles to Mumbai or Pune.



Frequently Asked Questions

Pick your question

Eligibility: Is this trek good for me?

This trek can be done by beginners as well as experienced trekkers as it is a short weekend trek.

Eligibility: Experience required

No prior experience is required to do this trek.

About the Trek: Why should I go for this trek?

This trek is perfect for those who love nature and want to spend a quiet weekend away from the city. This trek is quite different as the forest cover is so dense that sunlight barely reaches the ground. Enchanting views of the Devkund waterfalls are also visible from the trail of this trek.

Best Season: What are the best months to visit this trek?

The best months to do this trek are the winter and the monsoon months i.e. May to January.


Why Bikat

Learning Experience
  • We are an Adventure Learning Organisation first.
  • We want you to not just complete a trek safely but also pick up some basic trekking knowledge and skills along the way.
  • To achieve this we have integrated learning modules into our itineraries.
  • These modules will help you build the necessary skills to progress from trekking to mountaineering over time.
Loyality Programs

Our community is an integral part of us and we take pride in our trekkers and climbers. When you complete at least three days on any trek or expedition with us, you become eligible for our membership and referral programs.

  • Currently we have three levels:
  • Basic Membership
  • Summiteer Membership
  • Leader Membership
Personalized Attention
  • Our group sizes on treks don’t exceed 15 members in order to maintain a healthy Participants : Leader Ratio of 8:1.
  • Over time we have found this number to be optimum when it comes to ensuring personalised attention to every member of our group.
  • On mountaineering expeditions this number is even smaller. Our group sizes are capped at 12 members ensuring a Participants : HAP Ratio of 2:1.
Best Expedition Leaders
  • Our Expedition leaders are advanced mountaineering course qualified, specially trained in rescue procedures from NIM and certified first-aid responders.
  • Even our local guides are certified first-aid responders.
Eco-friendly Practices
  • Group sizes are capped at 15 people.
  • Batch sizes are capped at 250 people per trail per season.
  • We follow a rolling campsite model.
  • We are constantly exploring and introducing new trails to reduce the burden on existing ones.
Safety

For us, a successful summit is not about reaching the highest point of a mountain but about making it safely back to base.

  • To ensure this:
  • Every region of ours is mapped with an emergency evacuation plan.
  • The equipment we use is UIAA certified.
  • Our trek leaders are AMC certified with specialisation in rescue procedures.
  • Our support staffs are trained in first aid as well.

Reviews


What's Included

Whats Included

Whats Not Included?


Cancellation Policy

Cash Refund

Cancellations up to 30 days prior to departure date
5% Deduction

Between 30 days to 15 days prior to departure
50% deduction

Less than 15 days of departure
No Cash Refund

Voucher Refund

Cancellations up to 5 days prior to departure date
No Deduction

Cancellations less than 5 days prior to departure
No Refund

Please note
  • Cash refund is applicable only in case of bookings made without using any promotional offer code or vouchers.
  • This is only a brief of cancellation terms. For finer details please refer Detailed Cancellation Policy.

Blog Posts

Informative
Experiential

Certifications