Fireflies Festival Peth Fort Night Trek Kothaligad


Highlights of the Trek :

Pinnacle of the Peth fort with internally carved stairs
Bhairoba Mandir
Bhairoba Cave. This cave is well-sculpted and accommodate 30 to 40 people
Water cisterns
Bastions of the fort well in condition
From the Fort top we can have glimpse of Bhimashankar, Rajmachi, Dhak and Siddhagad


Day 01 :
Depart to Karjat by Fast Local Train from CSTM departing by 04:30 pm. Reach Karjat by 06:30 pm.

On arrival at Karjat we will proceed towards Ambavali village in Tamtam(auto rikshaws :10 seater). Have introduction and briefing round. Freshen-up and start ascending. Enjoy the glowing fireflies while ascending till Pethwadi. We are going to stay at the villagers’ homestay at Pethwadi village and going to taste homely local food in dinner. Post dinner, wander around for a short night trail in search of Fireflies activity. Overnight at Pethwadi.

Day 02 :
Morning freshen up at Pethwadi village followed by breakfast and hot cup of tea. Post breakfast climb atop to visit Pinnacle of Peth fort, caves, enjoy the scenic view from the top. After some happening photography session on the top of pinnacle, descend down to Pethwadi. Lunch at Pethwadi village and then start descending towards Ambivali. Further back to Karjat by local transport. Reach Mumbai by 8 pm.