Overview

Andharban, literally translating to the Dark Forest, is a dense jungle situated in the Pimpri region of Maharashtra. You will have the greenery of the dense Sahyadri forest for company and will encounter misty and dreamy forest landscapes in the Tamhini Ghats. There are plenty of ponds here as well as huge cascading waterfalls, which makes for a great backdrop for photography. 

1 Day 04 Aug Pimpri, Maharashtra
Highlights
What makes this tour special
  1. Dense Forests: The trek takes you through dense forests that are home to a variety of flora and fauna. The forest is primarily made up of evergreen trees, and the trek is known for its picturesque scenery.

  2. Waterfalls: There are several waterfalls along the trek that offer a refreshing break from the hike. 

  3. Deep Valleys: The trek takes you through deep valleys that offer stunning views of the surrounding landscape. The valley is known for its steep cliffs, and the trek is not recommended for those who are afraid of heights.

Dates and Rates
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Itinerary
  • Report at Bal Shikshan School Main Gate, Kothrud, Mayur Colony at 5:20 am sharp.
  • Leave for Andharban Jungle Trek at 5.45 am sharp. 
  • Breakfast on the way and reach Base village - Asanwadi.
  • Start Andharban Jungle trek by 10.00 am. Enjoy fresh waterfalls, playing in waterfall and waterfall crossing on the trek.
  • Halt for lunch in the forest (carry pack lunch). 
  • Continue walking and reach end village by 4:30 pm. (Pimpri)
  • Freshen up and change clothes.
  • Start return journey towards Pune. 
  • On the way, we will halt for tea and snacks.
  • Reach Pune between 8:00 pm - 8:30 pm (depending on traffic conditions).
Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • Pune to Pune Transport 
  • Breakfast (Unlimited)
  • High tea & Snacks (Unlimited)
  • Forest Fees & permits 
  • Expert & Guide Charges
  • First Aid Support

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Lunch (carry pack lunch).
  • Travel till pickup points.
  • Any kind of personal expenses like mineral water/lime water/ soft drinks/ extra snacks or meals that are not included in the inclusions section. 
  • Any kind of cost which is not mentioned and included in the inclusion of this package.
  • All expenses incurred due to unforeseen and unavoidable circumstances like roadblocks, bad weather, etc.
  • Any medical / emergency evacuations if required. 
  • Any kind of Insurance.
Pickup point
Directions.
GC98+9FC Andharban Valley view Point, MCKS Ashram Road, Pimpri, Maharashtra 412108, India View on Map
Things to carry

List of things to carry

  • A Good Quality of Rucksack (Pack everything in Plastic Bags to avoid getting wet)
  • Minimum 2 litre water bottle.
  • Trekking / Sports Shoes while trekking.
  • T-shirt, Track pant etc.
  • Rain jacket / Poncho
  • Extra set of clothes, Sweater and Sandals / Flipflops (can be kept in bus)
  • Torch with Extra Batteries
  • ID card.
  • Napkin/ Towel.
  • Carry Packed Lunch.
  • Glucon – D OR Electrol – Optional
  • Some Snacks for the journey and trek.
  • Personal Medicines, if any.

Note : Carry your Mobile, camera or any other valuables at your own risk.
Any type of addictions like tobacco, Liquor, etc. is strictly not allowed.