Rajmachi & Kondane Caves Monsoon Trek 

Grade: Medium |  Endurance: Medium 

Rajmachi (Udhewadi) is a small village in the rugged mountains of Sahayadri in India.  The fortification at Rajmachi consists of two forts, namely Shrivardhan Fort and Manoranjan Fort. Rajmachi Fort is a popular trekking destination. It is a very famous fort located near two famous hills of Maharashtra, Lonavala and Khandala.

Historically, Rajmachi fort was a strategic fort to control Borghat(ghat between Khopoli and Khandala on Mumbai-Pune route) which was a historical trade route. The fort played a strategic role in the First Anglo-Maratha War. Rajmachi Fort has been declared as a protected monument.


1 Night 2 Days Available on request Lonavala, Maharashtra
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  • Itinerary

    Day 1:  Saturday Morning

    09:00 am: Meet the Trikon Team at Lonavala Station

    09:15 am: Breakfast at Lonavala

    10:00 am: Move to Fanasrai Village by Local Transport

    11:00 am: Introduction Round

    12:00 pm: Start Trek towards Rajmachi (12 KM / 3 Hours Trek)

    01:00 pm: Lunch Break amidst the hills

    03:00 pm: Reach Village and rest for sometime

    05:00 pm: Start Trek for Shreevardhan Fort and enjoy Sunset view from fort

    07:00 pm: Back to Village

    08:00 pm: Dinner

    10:00 pm: Night Walk toward the Lake

    11:00 pm: Sleep

    Day 2:   Sunday Morning

    06:00 am: Wake-up call

    09:00 am: Have Breakfast

    10:00 am: Post Breakfast start descend back to Karjat Side

    12:00 pm: Explore Kondane Caves and Waterfall

    01:00 pm: Reach Kondane Village

    01:30 pm: Lunch at Kondane Village

    03:30 pm: Move Toward Karjat Station

    04:30 pm: Reach Karjat Station, Start travel for Mumbai

    07:00 pm: Reach Mumbai

    Train timings & reporting time for Saturday

    We will be starting with the 12127 / INTERCITY EXP

    CSTM - 06:40 am

    Dadar - 06:50 am

    Thane - 07:12 am

    Lonavala - 08:48 am



    What is included in the tour

    • Transportation by Local Jeep from Lonavala to Fanasrai , Kondane to Karjat
    • Food: Breakfast & Dinner on Day 1, Breakfast & Lunch on Day 2
    • Accommodation in Rustic houses
    • Trikon Trekking Expertise Charges
    • 5% GST Charges

    What is NOT included in the tour

    • Lunch on Day 1
    • Train Travel from Mumbai to Lonavala or Pune to Lonavala
    • Any personal expenses such as soft drinks, etc.
    • Anything other than above mentioned inclusions
    • Kondane Waterfalls
    • Rustic Stay
    • Ancient Lake & Shiva Temple
    • Sunset from Shreevardhan Fort
    • Early morning Trek to Manoranjan Fort

    Monsoon 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

    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.

    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
    Rain coat/ Poncho / Wind cheater (Avoid umbrella)
    Cap, sunglasses, scarf
    Haversack or backpack (No sling bags)
    Camera (optional)
    Please carry personal medicines if any
    Hand Sanitizer

    Pickup point
    Lonavala Railway Station Ticket Booking Office, Rao Colony, Lonavala, Maharashtra, India View on Map