Kalavantin Durg Camping and Trekking, Panvel

Kalavantin Durg Camping and Trekking, Panvel

Panvel, Maharashtra, India
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Kalavantin Durg Camping and Trekking, Panvel Highlights

  • Thrilling Trek: Kalavantin Durg Trek in Panvel offers an exhilarating hike up a steep hill to reach the ancient Kalavantin Durg fort.
  • Stunning Views: Enjoy breathtaking panoramic views of the lush green landscape as you ascend, making the challenging climb truly rewarding.
  • Historical Ruins: Explore the intriguing ruins of Kalavantin Durg fort at the summit, which adds a historical touch to your adventure.
  • Camping Under the Stars: Experience the magic of camping under the night sky in a serene and picturesque setting, perfect for stargazing.
  • Memorable Getaway: Whether you're an adventure seeker or a nature lover, this adventure promises a memorable escape from the hustle and bustle of city life.

Kalavantin Durg Camping and Trekking, Panvel Overview

Kalavantin Durg Camping and Trekking in Panvel is an exciting outdoor adventure that combines camping and hiking. Located near Mumbai, this experience offers a fantastic opportunity to connect with nature and explore historical ruins. The trek takes you up a steep hill to the ancient Kalavantin Durg fort, providing breathtaking views of the surrounding landscape. At the top, you'll discover the ruins of the fort, which add a sense of history to your adventure. Camping under the stars in this serene setting is a unique experience that lets you unwind and create lasting memories with friends or family. Get ready for a thrilling and memorable outdoor adventure!


Quick Facts: 

➔ Activity Location: Kalavantin Durg Trek, Panvel, Maharashtra

➔ Start Point: Thakurwadi village 

➔ End Point: Thakurwadi village 

➔ Duration: 2 day and 1 night 

➔ Trek Level: Easy to Moderate 

➔ Trel Distance: 3.7 km 

➔ Trek Altitude: 2300 ft. approx.



  • Stay: Sharing Tents
  • Meals: Dinner at a Local Restaurant, Breakfast first thing in the morning
  • Guide: Trekking assistance from a guide, First-aid assistance is available.
  • Activities: Camping, Campfire, Games, Trekking


How to reach 

By Air 

➔ To reach Kalavantin Durg Camping and Trekking in Panvel by air, you can book a flight to Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai, which is the nearest major airport. 

➔ From there, you can hire a taxi or use public transportation to reach Panvel, which is approximately a 40-50 km drive from the airport.

By Road

➔ To reach Kalavantin Durg Camping and Trekking in Panvel by road, you can drive from Mumbai or Pune. Take the Mumbai-Pune Expressway and exit at Panvel. 

➔ From Panvel, follow the road towards Thakurwadi Village, which is the base point for the trek. Parking facilities are available near the starting point of the trek.

By Train

➔ To reach Kalavantin Durg Camping and Trekking in Panvel by train, you can take a suburban train from Mumbai or Pune to Panvel Railway Station. 

➔ From Panvel, you can hire a taxi or take a bus to Thakurwadi Village, the starting point for the Kalavantin Durg trek, which is approximately 16 kilometers away from the station.

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Itinerary For Kalavantin Durg Camping and Trekking, Panvel


Day 1 - Camping at Prabalmachi


  • 4:40 PM: Meet at Panvel Railway Station to kick off your Kalavantin Durg Trek adventure.
  • 4:45 PM: Transfer to Thakurwadi Base Village.
  • 5:30 PM: Arrive at Thakurwadi, receive a briefing, and start trekking to Prabhalmachi.
  • 7:45 PM: Reach Prabhalmachi, settle in, and take a break.
  • 8:30 PM: Enjoy a delicious local dinner, engage in games and bonfire fun, and connect with fellow trekkers.
  • 12:00 AM: Retire to your tents for a restful night's sleep.

Day 2 - Trekking to Kalavantin Durg


  • 5:00 AM: Wake up, freshen up, and prepare for the Kalavantin Durg Trek.
  • 6:00 AM: Begin the trek to Kalavantin Durg.
  • 7:30 AM: Reach the summit, soak in the stunning views, and capture memories.
  • 8:00 AM: Group photo time before descending to Prabhalmachi.
  • 9:00 AM: Return to Prabhalmachi and savor a hearty breakfast.
  • 11:00 AM: Trek back to Thakurwadi Base Village.
  • 12:00 PM: Start your journey back to Mumbai, cherishing the memories.
  • 5:00 PM: Bid farewell with a promise to return soon.
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Things to Carry

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Water bottle
Medical kit
Ready to eat food
Power bank
Personal medications (if any)
Essential toiletries
Trekking pole
Dry Fruits and Chocolates
Hiking Shoes
Lightweight trekking pants

Location Details about Kalavantin Durg Camping and Trekking, Panvel

Starting Point

Thakurwadi village

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Kalavantin Durg Camping and Trekking, Panvel FAQs

How difficult is the Kalavantin Durg trek?

The trek to Kalavantin Durg is considered challenging due to its steep and rocky terrain. It's suitable for experienced trekkers and adventure enthusiasts.

Do I need prior trekking experience to participate?

While prior trekking experience is not mandatory, it is recommended to have some level of fitness and stamina, as the trek can be physically demanding.

Is it safe to camp at Prabalmachi during the trek?

Yes, camping at Prabalmachi is generally safe. Organized trekking groups provide tents and ensure safety measures are in place.

Are there restroom facilities available during the trek?

 Basic restroom facilities may be available at the base village and Prabhalmachi. However, be prepared for limited facilities during the trek.

What is the best time to go for the Kalavantin Durg trek?

The best time for the trek is during the monsoon (June to September) when the surroundings are lush and green. However, it's important to check weather conditions and avoid trekking during heavy rains.

Is there any age restriction for the trek?

While there is no specific age restriction, participants should be in good physical health to undertake this challenging trek.

Is it possible to do the trek independently, without a guided group?

Yes, it is possible to trek independently, but it's recommended for experienced trekkers who are familiar with the route and safety precautions.

Confirmation Policy

  • Upon booking, the traveller will receive a confirmation voucher via email, within 24 hours.
  • In the special cases of slots not being available, feasible alternatives will be provided to the customer, in regards to the customer’s preference. In such cases, a new voucher would be sent via email, consisting of the new travel details.
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Cancellation Policy

  • Any cancellation made 20 days prior to the date of departure, would levy a 30% of total tour cost as cancellation charges.
  • Any cancellation made within 7-20 days prior to the date of departure, would levy a 60% of total tour cost as cancellation charges.
  • Any cancellation made within 0-7 days prior to the date of departure, would levy a 100% of total tour cost as cancellation charges.
  • Due to any restrictions such as sudden government policies or regulations, health hazards, medical emergencies, or unprecedented weather conditions, activities and tours may be nonoperational and be cancelled. In cases such as these, operators will attempt to cater to the traveller an alternate, which is feasible in nature. However, any refund would not be catered.
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Refund Policy

  • Any refund applicable will be processed within 7 business days.
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