Travel to unusual, unforgettable and astounding journeys that will take your breath away. Travel for the love of travel and travel with HikerWolf family on a road trip that promises to refresh you. It’s high time that Mumbaikars get a pause from the city bustle, pollution, and rush hour traffic.
Just imagine a place with lands full of greens, waterfalls tumbling down the rocks and the rhythmic drops from the skies all works like a clockwork to produce a scenery that will put the city lights to shame.
HikerWolf intends to appeal to the traveler inside you which is cornered by the deary pattern of work hard and well work harder. And to address this issue we present you a well mapped out road trip to the Bhandardara waterfalls. With an array of fresh rains, Bhandardara is all bedecked to reintroduce you to the innate beauty of nature.
Roadtrip to Bhandardara is a perfect place to rediscover ourselves onto a journey of happiness, memories and time to oneself. It’s healthy for the soul. Let all your troubles and doubts perish by the whistling winds and sunsets of Bhandardara and begin something fresh. Get ready wolfs,
HikerWolf is back and will take you to the road less traveled!
The Hiker is the explorer within you. The part of you which wants to reach out for more! Wolf is that side of you which yearns for a sense of belonging, the side which wants to bring people together and be there like Family!!
HikerWolf gives you a sense of belonging and guides you through exploring the world through a different lens. With each event, our family grows and the bond becomes stronger with every passing day!!
We make sure that every minute you spend with us is so energized and power-packed that it keeps you buzzing for days! Every step develops a backstory! Every face you see is that of a friend-to-be!! Every photograph is a flashback of a movie like experiences!
With HikerWolf, there are no Goodbyes. Its always, Sees You Again Soon. So, See You Soon! There's so much room in our family! You are welcome to be a HikerWolf.
WHY TAKE THE BHANDARDARA TRIP?
WHY TAKE THE BHANDARDARA TRIP?
We will explore and discover every corner of this paradise and spend an incredible time together in these exquisite waterfalls and roam maximum of Bhandardara.
Road trips with Hikerwolf are filled with gleeful masti's and stomach full laughter.
You are bound to feel young again with all the singing, dancing and charades on our trips. It’s more like a mandatory thing we offer at HikerWolf.
And monsoons somehow sprinkle mystical magic on the roads we take. It will surely enhance your special experience and imprint memories in your book!
It’s a trip that will add the clam and harmony, particularly for those who want something off-beat.
Above all, it’s a perfect panoramic place which is definitely going to color your walls with timeless photographs and frame.
In all, Bhandardara is a place that will take a little piece of you and offer you a lot in return.
Day 1: (24th August 2019) The adrenaline and excitement filled trip begins. Brace yourself for the alluring surprises on this trip.
6:55 A.M: We will board Kasara train from CST (7:08 A.M from Dadar, 07:19 A.M. from Kurla, 07:34 A.M from Thane, 07:55 A.M from Kalyan) Don’t forget pack songs and stories for the journey.
09:11 A.M.: We reach Kasara station.
09:30 A.M.: We meet the group at Kasara station and board a private vehicle further continuing our journey towards our day full liveliness and entertainment.
Also, this is the part where you will meet your fellow travelers who will embark on the same route as you. And trust us, the faces that you will see on this trip will make the journey more beautiful.
Our first halt will be at Bhavali Dam:
Dam known for its photographic expressions, Bhavali Dam is an earth-fill dam on the Bham river. The whole scenery is gifted with tall aquatic colored waterfalls, greenery, and fog at the foot of the fall. On top of this, you can spot a number of crabs by the Bham river.
After soaking in all the quiet time at the Dam, we would march up to Shendi Village for some desi lunch and head towards The Bhandardara Dam/ Wilson Dam.
Built on the Pravara river in 1910, it has the largest watershed and is encircled by lovely Sahyadri Mountain. Not only this it has a treasury view of the amazing Umbrella fall. And later would visit Randha Fall which is the third-largest fall in Maharastra to take a dip in the pond.
We’ll later give a visit to the Nice Falls, a delicate place Spillway next to Ghorpade Devi temple and Necklace falls. There’s also a beautiful footbridge where we can go and get the greatest views on these colossal falls.
By the dawn, we will retire at Amruteshwar temple which holds historic significance. Built-in the architectural fashion of Hemandpanthi. It is one of the 12 Shiva shrines that King Jhang of the Shilahara dynasty built in 900 AD. The roof and the shrine pillars have some beautifully carved murals. In the vicinity of the temple is an old cistern of water, a must-see for history enthusiasts.
After exploring half of the Bhandaradara by road, we’ll charge you travelers with some refreshments and prep homely dinner, music, a bonfire and killer dance moves!
Our night stay will be in Samrad village by the splendid views of Sandhan valley. This is the part of the trip where you discovery galaxies about our skies and scare the bejesus out of each other with good old horror stories. Brrruuhhh!!!
Day 2:(25th August 2019): Travelers will start the day with kadak chai and Garma garam nasta. The start of the trip will include a mini hike to explore an iota of Sahyadri mountain ranges. The valley is surrounded by mighty Alang, Malang, and Kulang (Known as AMK), Ratangad, Ajoba & Kalsubai (highest peak of Maharashtra).
The whole day you will be encompassed by green pastures landscape, fluffy clouds and trail across Konkan Kada (Concave shaped mountain)to enjoy the scenic route of Samrad village. And with this, we will book-end the day with lasting memories and a comfy ride back to Mumbai.
Transportation from Kasara and back
2 breakfast, 2 Lunch, 1 Dinner
Basic first aid
Traveling within Bhandardara
Cost of train tickets
Anything not mentioned in Inclusions
THINGS TO CARRY:
THINGS TO CARRY:
Water Bottle (Minimum 2-3 litters)
3 Extra Pair of Clothes
Flipflops or Sandals
Personal Medications, if any
Clean napkin & towel
Raincoat/ Poncho/ Windcheater (Avoid umbrella)
Cap, sunglasses, scarf
An extra bag to keep your wet clothes
A shawl or jacket as it will be cold, and you may require it while sleeping
Carry all your luggage in a shoulder bag/ rucksack
Note: Do not carry any valuables. Please take care of it in case you are carrying the same. We will not be responsible if you lose them by any chance.
1. Can I travel solo? Of course, you can, we always have people joining solo and they go back home making many new friends.
2. How and when will your team coordinate with me? We make a WhatsApp group of all the participants, besides, one day before the event and share all the necessary details in it.
3. How do I join if I am from Pune? If you’re from Pune, kindly meet us at Kasara.
4. Is this trip kids friendly? Yes, kids above the age of 5 can join for this trip.
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Bhandardara Dam ( Bhandardara Dam )
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