15 Aug

Trek to Karnala Fort

by Spyn


DarkGreen Adventures (#DGA) invites you for a day trek in #Karnala Sanctuary.
Karnala Bird Sanctuary is located near #Panvel with an area of 12.11 km2. It is centered around historic karnala fort and home to about 150 species of bird including three rare birds i.e. Ashy Minivet, three-toed #kingfisher and #Malabar Trogon.
Trek to the karnala fort is an absolute beginner’s trek amidst the natural flora and fauna of the enclosed sanctuary. The relative ease of this trail also provides an excellent opportunity to introduce beginners to #trekking and nature. After a final walk up to the bastion, one is presented with a splendid 360-degree view of the surrounding #Raigad district. A 125 ft high basalt pillar sticks out like a thumb at the center of the peak. It is clearly visible from far away on all sides.

Brief Itinerary:

• 07:00 - Meet at #Panvel Station and move to Karnala base in a local vehicle
• 08:15 - Reach Karnala. Introduction and Breakfast
• 09:15 - Start trekking through the canopy of Karnala
• 12:00 - Reach Karnala fort and explore.
• 13:00 - Start descending
• 14:00 - Reach base and have #lunch
• 16:00 - Reach Panvel and bid #goodbye to your new

Fees: Rs.750

• Travel from Panvel to Karnala base and back
• Karnala entry charges
• #Breakfast and refreshments
• Lunch
• Trekking Guidance

• Train tickets to Panvel
• Camera charges at Karnala
• Bottled water and beverages

Send your money to the following account ---
Name - Krishna Kuya
Bank - HDFC, Thane
Account no - 5010 0036 3637 05
Account type - Savings
IFSC code - HDFC0001085

For payment through UPI/BHIM,
Virtual Address - kuya@hdfcbank

For payment through Paytm or Google Pay or PayZapp: 9820285295

Krishna Kuya: 9820285295 (Also available on WhatsApp)
Email: kuya.krishna@gmail.com

Things to carry:

• Consent form https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BwDsRRLH0uscR1J1VWJ1aHhPV3c/
• At least one-liter water (preferably in personal reusable bottles)
• Good trekking shoes or sport shoes
• Raincoat/bag cover etc
• A double strap bag. Sling bag not allowed in #trek
• We appreciate people carrying healthy foods like fruits, dry fruits, energy bars, etc.

Our YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/c/darkgreenadventures

NH 66, Karnala, Maharashtra 410206, India

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