Here is some info abt the fort:
Height: 1500 feet above MSL (Approx)
Type: Hill Fort
Karnala fort is a hill fort in Raigad district about 13 km from Panvel. Currently it is a protected place lying within the Karnala Bird Sanctuary. It was a fort of strategic importance.
The Karnala Fort engulf a steep rock in the midst of greenish surroundings and has been a challenge to many adventurous trekkers all through the past and continue to be a great attraction among the fans of trekkers. The fort doorway is adorned with many carvings of elephants and tigers. One can see cute water reservoirs developed naturally in the rocks. The cool surroundings and the beautiful landscapes make this region a place for calm weekends.
Rendezvous: Meet at 07:15 AM at Panvel Railway Station on sunday 11th aug 2013.
Please ensure punctuality.
The itinerary for the Event is as given below:
Sunday- 11th aug 2013.
1) CST – Panvel Train timings as below
# CST : 05:56 Hrs
2) Thane – Panvel Train timings as below
# Thane 06:24
A walk of about 10 minutes will bring us to Panvel ST Depo
07:30 Hrs: Breakfast – Tea @ Hotel Visava, Panvel
08:05 Hrs: Depart from Panvel bus depo to Karnala by ST / tumtum
08:45 Hrs: @ Karnala base
Intro & Instructions
09:00 Hrs: Trek from Base to Karnala Fort
Sight seeing, REST & Lunch Time for 1 Hrs
Descend 2 Base
3 pm @ Karnala Base
MOve 2 Panvel By ST / Tum-tum
Things To Carry: -
The cost of this trek would be Rs. 350/- per head only and would include:
VIMP Note: At the forest entry – point, All plastic bottles will be Counted & have to deposit some amount for the same. In case, if any participant member forget his bottle in the sanctuary and couldn’t show it at the gate, he has to Pay Rs 100/- fine for the same.
Note: Maximum 25 seats
Call or sms to confirm your seat.
Contact:- Rishikesh Patil – 9768576699.
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