TOP 5 TREKS IN PUNE
Pune has a plethora of trekking destinations, both easy and difficult, to choose from.From there, you may take in the spectacular views of the surrounding. Some people enjoy demanding activities such as trekking since it is a great way to get closer to nature while participating in an adventure activity. Monsoons are the preferred season forWhen the weather’s nice and the landscape has mountains, hills, meadows, and lush forests, trekking is a great idea.
Matheran Trekking :
Pune is located at a distance of 125 km from Pune which offers the most beautiful view of the landscape.Most of the trekking lovers visit this beautiful place to reach Garbett Point and experience the best of their itinerary.Once you reach the top,you will have breathtaking views of various waterfalls,mountains and green meadows.Stunning sunsets and sunrises can be easily observed from Garbat Point.It will take a full 1 day to cover the entire trek.
LOCATION: SONDEWADI,MAHARASHTRA 410102
HOW TO REACH MATHERAN TREKKING: WALK/TREK
VASOTA FORT TREK:-
Vasota Fort is situated at an altitude of 1171 meters near Bamnoli village in Satara district.Surrounded by dense forests and valleys of Konya Wildlife Sanctuary,Vasota Fort Trek is very interesting which passes through steep hills and is also popular as a famous trekking spot in Maharashtra.The trek can be completed within 1 day where you will see the Sivasagar Lake on all three sides of the fort.From the fort reach the Nageshwar cave which will require 2 hours of trekking.Rock climbing from the top of the fort, mountaineering and the breathtaking view of the mountain range of Kas Mahabaleshwar are the major attractions to complete this trek.
LOCATION: NEAR BAMNOLI VILLAGE
HOW TO REACH VASOTA FORT TREK: BUS/CAB/BOAT/WALK/TREK
Located near Pune city in Lohagadwadi village,Lohagarh trek is one of the most beautiful treks where the view of the surrounding is highly impressive. Lohagarh Trek Route,full of natural beauty,is easily accessible from Malwai Railway Station.The trek can be completed within two and a half hours and is very famous among the locals during the monsoon season.If you are trekking for the first time then this picture is the perfect option for you which can be trekked without any difficulty.
LOCATION: KHANDALA, LONAVALA MAHARASHTRA 410406
HOW TO REACH LOHAGAD TREK ROAD: CAR/TREK
RAIGAD FORT TREK:-
Located at a distance of 54 km from Pune, Raigad Trek is the easiest trek in Pune.Raigad Fort is one of the most visited places in the state of Maharashtra where legends come to spend some lovely hours.There are about 1500 steps to climb the fort,for which one has to struggle a lot.The fort is surrounded by dense forest which makes the trek more interesting.The beautiful architecture of the fort will relax you for some time when you reach it.This is one of the best trekking places in Pune that can be completed in a day.
LOCATION: NEAR KATRAJ
RAJGAD FORT TREK CAN BE ACCESSED VIA PUBLIC TRANSPORT SUCH AS CAB/BUS AND THEN BY BUS.
KALSUBAI PEAK TREK:-
Located at a distance of 180 km from Pune,Kalsubai Peak trek can be done between June to September.The peak of Kalsubai is situated at a height of 1646 meters and comes in the highest peak of Maharashtra. The top view from the peak is spectacular, offering a splendid view of the nearby forts and the Bhandardara Dam.The trekking can be completed in less than 2 days time.This will be the best trekking you have done as walking among the clouds and a cool breeze will be the best experience for you.
LOCATION: NEAR BAARI VILLAGE
HOW TO REACH KALSUBAI PEAK TREK NEAR PUNE:BUS/CAB/TREK
KORIGAD FORT TREK:-
It is a magnificent fort near Pune situated near a hill town of Lonavala. It is an ideal trek for beginners where you will enjoy stunning views of valleys,meadows, ponds,caves and some temples where the architectural masterpiece can be enjoyed.To trek this fort,book your flights to Pune or simply reach the Lonavala Railway Station and start your 1-2 hour trek to this awesome fort.
LOCATION:NEAR KORIGAD VILLAGE
KORIGAD FORT TREK CAN BE ACCESSED BY BUS, CAB, OR PERSONAL VEHICLE.
SINHAGAD FORT TREK:-
Situated at a distance of 30 km from Pune,Sinhagad Fort is situated at an altitude of 4320 feet above sea level.The trek is very simple and it is very popular among locals as well as tourists.Popular for monsoon trekking,it is the best place for a weekend getaway.Little energy is required to explore the entire fort and then come back.The three things to see in the fort are Lokmanya Tilak Bungalow,Tanaji Kada and Tanaji Malusare Samadhi.
LOCATION:SINHAGAD GHAT ROAD,THOPTEWADI
HOW TO REACH SINHAGAD FORT TREK: RAIL/BUS/CAB/TREK