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A Mesmerizing Experience Kalsubai Trek

 

Kalsubai Trek Overview:

 

Kalsubai is the highest peak of Maharashtraat 5400ft , it is surrounded by lush green forests and fields. 

 

Highest Peak of Maharashtra:

The Kalsubai is a mountain present in the Western Ghats. This prak located in India at the state of Maharashtra. It summits and it is situated at an elevation of 1646 meters , which is the highest point in Maharashtra. This mountain range lies near the Kalsubai Harishchandragad Wildlife Sanctuary. This Kalsubai is located at a height of 5400 feet, this  is the highest peak present in Maharashtra also this is the main reason for its popularity and its difficulty.

 

Kasara to Kalsubai:

when you visit Mumbai, you have to take a local Train to Kasara it isa long distance Train up to Igatpuri. The buses from both the places, Kasara and Igatpuri which were available for Baari Village. All the Buses  to Pune, Bhandardhara, Akole, goes through the Baari. It takes 45 minutes , thus the bus journey takes from Igatpuri and an hour  from the  Kasara.

 

How to get Kalsubai:

You have to reach Kasara Railway Station, then take local Taxi till the base village Bari. Through the  Road Mumbai to Kasara then you will reach  Igatpuri , within an hour you will reach Ghoti at last Bari Village. Taking the Kalsubai Trek from Pune by Road is Pune to  Sangamner and Rajur then to Bhandardara and finally , you will reach Bari. The Kalsubai Trek route is clear and well marked.

There the local guides often accompany the climbers to the summit.

 

Climbing Kalsubai:

A head to Bari Village at the base of the Kalsubai trek. On the next morning you have to start walking for an hour and 30 minutes to climb the slopes and to reach the topmost part where is present with a red-walled temple is situated there.

 

To reach the Kalsubai, first you have to reach the Bari village and walk up to the temple. That is the starting point, where you can start your trek. This will be the best way to reach the Bari from Mumbai , it is by road, you can  drive down , also you can hire by a private taxi.

The Kalsubai Peak is well known as the highest summit in Maharashtra. The viewers are surprised  of this majestic mountain , as it is a fantastic sight in Bhandardara. It is popularly known as the Everest of Maharashtra.

 

About Trek :

It is at an altitude of  5,400 feet above sea level, Time took four hours to ascend and three hours to descend, the Water sources. You should carry at least three liters of water for your trip. While planning for the trek to Mount Kalsubai, the Everest of Maharashtra – you will learn everything about the trek including trek distance, route map,  mainly how to reach, the best time to visit, the sightseeing and more at Treks and the trails in India.

 

Monsoon Trek :

Trek difficulty level: Medium

Base village for Kalsubai peak: Bari

Region: Igatpuri or  Bhandardara

Time required for climb : 3 – 4 hours

Duration: 1 night and 1 day

Kalsubai peak height: 5400 feet

Cost for trek – Rs 1250/- per person

 

Highlights of Kalsubai Trek:

  •   It is the highest peak in Maharashtra.
  •   The Kalsubai Temple.
  •   Full of Greenish environment
  •   Several mountains
  •   Attractive views.

 

Things to Carry:

  • 2 to 3 Liters of water
  • Some Dry fruits 
  • Dry Snacks 
  • Energy Bars
  • Torch with an extra battery
  • Trekking Shoe
  • Sun Cap 
  • Sunscreen
  • Personal First aid or Personal Medicine
  • Any Identity Proof
  • Wear Full sleeves and Full Track Pant for your protection.
  • Rainwear 

 

About Kalsubai Monsoon Trek:

This presentation at a height of 1646 meters which is 5400 Feet. Hence this is famous as one of the highest peaks in Maharashtra. This lies in the Sahyadri mountain range, being the highest peak – it is commented as a beautiful view. Thus the Kalsubai is extremely famous with enough effort has been made to make this trek an easy one . There were lots of steel railings, with chains, and ladders at places thus it is difficult to climb.

Also the buses from both the places, Kasara and Igatpuri which were available for Baari Village. All the Buses  to Pune, Bhandardhara, Akole, goes through the Baari. It takes 45 minutes , thus the bus journey takes from Igatpuri and an hour  from the  Kasara.

 

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