Overview

Devkund Waterfalls Trek From Mumbai and Pune

 

Devkund waterfall trek base village: Bhira village
Devkund waterfall Trek distance: 4.5 kilometers one way from base village
Devkund waterfall Trek duration: 2-3 hours to complete one way
Devkund waterfall trek difficulty level: Moderate 
Devkund waterfall trek endurance: Moderate 
Devkund waterfall distance from Mumbai: 120 kilometers
Devkund waterfall distance from Pune: 100 kilometers

 

The destination next that keeps the monsoon bliss on is none other than the Devkund waterfall. Dense, beautiful, and filled with various shades of green, Devkund Waterfall is home to many unexplored species of wilderness.

As you trek along the paths, you’ll get a thrilling experience of embarking on unmapped trails pushing behind all the hurdles and bushes that come your way. A sight to behold would be the moment you reach the Devkund Waterfall!!!  Relish! Jump! Splash and Play!!!

The Devkund Waterfalls Trek is a popular hiking trail located in the Western Ghats of India, near the small town of Bhira in Maharashtra. The trail takes you through lush green forests, rocky terrain, and streams before reaching the magnificent Devkund Waterfalls. The trek is considered moderate in difficulty, making it an ideal option for both seasoned trekkers and beginners.

The trail starts from the Bhira Dam and stretches for approximately 4 km. The path is well-marked, and you'll encounter a few steep climbs and descents along the way. The forest is home to a variety of flora and fauna, including different species of birds, butterflies, and monkeys. You'll cross streams and small waterfalls, and the sound of the gurgling water will keep you company throughout your journey.

The Devkund Waterfalls is the highlight of the trek, and it's a sight to behold. The waterfall cascades from a height of around 80 feet into a pool of crystal-clear water, and the mist created by the water spray is refreshing. The pool is ideal for a dip, and you can spend some time swimming and relaxing before starting the return trek.

Overall, the Devkund Waterfalls Trek is a delightful experience that offers stunning views of nature's beauty. The best time to go on the trek is during the monsoon season when the waterfall is at its full glory. However, it's essential to check weather conditions before embarking on the journey to avoid any unforeseen situations.

 

Some interesting facts about Devkund waterfall:

  1. Devkund waterfall is located near Bhira village in the Raigad district of Maharashtra, India.
  2. The waterfall is formed by the confluence of three streams, and the water flows down from a height of around 80 feet.
  3. Devkund waterfall is known for its crystal-clear blue-green water, which is said to be mesmerizing and refreshing.
  4. The trek to Devkund waterfall is around 4 km long and takes around 2-3 hours to complete, and the path offers beautiful views of the Western Ghats.
  5. Devkund waterfall is surrounded by lush green forests and is home to a variety of flora and fauna, including different species of birds and butterflies.
  6. The waterfall is a popular trekking spot and attracts many trekkers, especially during the monsoon season when the water flow is at its peak.
  7. There are limited facilities available at Devkund waterfall, including a small snack shop and basic toilet facilities, so visitors are advised to carry their own water and snacks.
  8. Devkund waterfall is also popular among adventure enthusiasts, and visitors can indulge in activities such as camping, trekking, and river rafting in the nearby Kundalika River.
  9. The best time to visit Devkund waterfall is from June to February when the weather is pleasant and the waterfall is in full flow.
  10. Devkund waterfall is a natural wonder that offers a beautiful and serene escape from the chaos of city life, making it a must-visit destination for nature lovers and adventure seekers.

Cost for Devkund Waterfall Trek with T Trikon

  • Cost without transport: Rs.999/- per person
  • Cost with transport from Pune: Rs.1499/- per person
  • Cost with transport from Mumbai : Rs.1599/- per person
1 Day 29 Jun, 29 Jun, 29 Jun, and more Andheri East, Maharashtra
Dates and Rates
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Itinerary

Devkund Waterfall Trek From Mumbai

Day 0

10:30 pm: Meet the Trikon Team at Bisleri Junction, Andheri (E)
10.45 pm: Depart for Devkund, Pickups on the way
11:00 pm: Pickup Point, Pritam Hotel, Dadar (East)
11:20 pm: Pickup from K Star Mall, Chembur
11.45 pm: Pickup from Sec 17, Vashi (Below the flyover)
12.00 am: Pickup from Hotel 3 Star, Kharghar
 

Day 1

03.00 am: Reach Base Village and take rest for sometime
04:30 am: Breakfast & Freshen up at Base Village
06:30 am: Post introduction commence the trek
09:30 am: Reach the waterfall and spend quality time amidst the nature
11:00 am: Start trekking back to the base village
01:30 pm: Reach Base Village, freshen up and have lunch
04:00 pm: Start Return Journey
08:00 pm: Reach Mumbai Tentatively (Depends upon the traffic)


Devkund Waterfall Trek From Pune

Day 0

11:45 pm  Meet the Trikon Team at Shivaji Nagar
12:15 am  Bus leaves for the secret location, pickups on the way
12:30 am  Wakad petrol pump
12:45 am  Hinjewadi chowk

Day 1

03.00 am: Reach Base Village and take rest for sometime
04:30 am: Breakfast & Freshen up at Base Village
06:30 am: Post introduction commence the trek
09:30 am: Reach the waterfall and spend quality time amidst the nature
11:00 am: Start trekking back to the base village
01:30 pm: Reach Base Village, freshen up and have lunch
04:00 pm: Start Return Journey
08:00 pm: Reach Mumbai Tentatively (Depends upon the traffic)

Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • Transport by Private Non Ac Bus from Andheri to Devkund and Devkund to Andheri ( For Mumbai Participants)
  • Travelling from Shivaji Nagar to Devkund and Devkund to Shivaji Nagar by Pvt Non AC bus ( For Pune Participants)
  • Food: Breakfast & Veg Lunch
  • Trikon Trekking Expertise Charges

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Any personal expenses such as soft drinks etc.
  • Anything other than above mentioned inclusion
Highlights
  • Experience Magnificent gigantic waterfall
  • Pass through a dense forest, streams, and rocky patches
  • Spot a variety of flora and fauna, including birds, butterflies, and different species of trees.
  • Witness stunning views of the surrounding valleys and hills
  • Take refreshing dip in the cool waters of the Devkund waterfall
  • Fun-filled and exhilarating trekking experience
FAQs

Q: Where is Devkund waterfall located?

Devkund waterfall is located in the Raigad district of Maharashtra, India.

Q: How to reach Devkund waterfall?

One can reach Devkund waterfall by taking a bus or a private vehicle from Mumbai or Pune to Bhira village, which is the starting point of the trek. From Bhira, one needs to trek for around 2 hours to reach the waterfall.

Q: What is the best time to visit Devkund waterfall?

The best time to visit Devkund waterfall is from October to February, when the weather is pleasant and the waterfall is in full flow.

Q: Is the trek to Devkund waterfall difficult?

The trek to Devkund waterfall is considered to be easy to moderate level, suitable for beginners as well. However, the path can be slippery during monsoons, so caution is advised.

Q: How long is the trek to Devkund waterfall?

The trek to Devkund waterfall is around 4 km long and takes around 2-3 hours to complete.

Q: Are there any facilities available at Devkund waterfall?

There are limited facilities available at Devkund waterfall, including a small snack shop and basic toilet facilities. It is advisable to carry your own water and snacks.

Q: What are some other places to visit near Devkund waterfall?

Some other places to visit near Devkund waterfall include Tamhini Ghat, Kuda Caves, and Kundalika River for adventure activities like river rafting.

Q: Are there any washroom facilities available at Devkund waterfall?

A: There are no washroom facilities available near waterfall. Trekkers are advised to use the washroom facilities at the base village before starting the trek. So it is advisable to travel with a trekking group

Things to carry
  • Identity Card
  • 2 ltrs water
  • Trekking Shoes
  • Enerzyl powder or Glucon D powder
  • Snacks & biscuits
  • Extra pair of clothes
  • Clean napkin or towel
  • Haversack or backpack (No sling bags)
  • Camera (optional)
  • Please carry personal medicines if any
  • Hand Sanitizer

Trek Essentials: Safety Measures

  • Put clothes, money, camera, phone etc in polythenes while packing
  • Wear shoes with good grips
  • Use repellents to keep bugs away
  • Make note of nearest railway station, bus stop, taxi stand etc.
  • Do not stray away from your group during the trek
  • Keep family & friends informed about your whereabouts

IMPORTANT:

  • Avoid wearing precious Jewelry while trekking, as Trikon won’t be responsible for any losses for the same.
  • Consuming liquor or any kind of Alcoholic substance is prohibited. Carrying any kind of substance that’s illegal is not allowed. Smoking is strictly not allowed. Anybody found smoking or consuming alcoholic drinks will be expelled from the event without refund.
  • Dear Trikoners, always remember SHOES are your best companion on a trek! Please wear a good pair of TREKKING SHOES and not sports or running shoes. Make sure they are durable and firm enough to withstand tough conditions. You can carry floaters to wear only after the trek is completed. Feel free to contact Trikoner buddies prior to the trek in case of any confusion.
  • Fitness & Health:

    Though trekking is a fun-filled activity, it demands good amount of physical fitness. If you are under medication, please carry your medicines. During the trek, leaders will have over the counter medication for temporary treatment, so do give a heads up to them if you need any medical assistance.

    Pickup point
    Bisleri Junction Andheri East, Sai Wadi, Andheri East, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India View on Map