Overview

Are you a Trekker or a Nature lover? Then Bhimashankar trek is the best trekking spot for you. Bhimashankar Trek route is full of pristine, beautiful, and scenic views as it paves its way into the Bhimashankar Wildlife Sanctuary.
Located in the laps of Western Ghats, it proves to be a mesmerizing and thrilling trekking spot surrounded by a shawl of greenery. It’s also a complete combo of mountains with ample waterfalls, Meadows, forests, caves, fog, Rocky patches, and a ladder route, which is the cherry on the cake. If you are a photographer, then this trek might add some of the best wildlife photographs to your profile as it is the home to the Giant Indian Squirrels. A famous Jyotirlinga temple is located amidst the forest. So, what are you waiting for? Just put on your trekking shoes, take your camera, and set out for an expedition.

  • Endurance: Medium
  • Difficulty Level: Moderate
  • Height: 3500 ft
1 Day 25 Sep
Highlights
  • Thrilling Ladder Climb by Shidi Ghat
  • Ganesh Temple and Waterfalls in Ganesh Ghat Route Descend
  • Panoramic View of Waterfalls
Itinerary

Monsoon Trek to Bhimashankar
Day 0: 

Pick Up Points: (Saturday Night)

  • 10.00 pm - Sanjay Gandhi National Park, Borivali (E)
  • 10.30 pm - Oberoi Mall, Goregaon
  • 10.40 pm - Andheri Hanuman Road
  • 10.50 pm - Teachers colony, Khar
  • 11.15 pm - Sion Lunch Home, Sion E
  • 11.25 pm - Chembur - K- Star Mall
  • 11.35 pm - Opp Cidco Exhibition - Below the Bridge Vashi 
  • 12.25 am - MCD kalamboli

 Further, depart to base Village.

Day 1: 

  • 03.00 am: Reach Base Village
  • 04.30 am: Breakfast and freshen up
  • 06:00 am: Start Trek via Shidi Ghat after short briefing and Introduction
  • 10.00 am: Reach Shidi Ghat and Ganesh Ghat Junction
  • 11.00 am: Start return journey to base via Ganesh Ghat
  • 03.00 pm: Reach base village
  • 03:30 pm: Lunch at Base Village
  • 04.30 pm: Start return journey
  • 09.00 pm: Reach Mumbai

     

    FAQ :
    Bhimashankar Trek

    1- Are there any other pickup points?
    Yes, we have other pickup points from Mumbai.
    Mumbai: Goregaon Andheri, Sion, Chembur, and Vashi

    2- Are washrooms available during the trek?

    No washrooms are available during the trek.

    3- Can we bring our vehicle to the base village and is parking available?
    Parking is available in Base, Parking fee will be applicable, Car owners parks at their own risk.

    4- Is Jain food available on this trek?
    Yes

    5- What are the compulsory things to carry on the trek?
    Please carry 1-2 liter of water, rainwear, wear good trekking shoes, wear a full t-shirt and track pants.

    6- Will we reach Mumbai on the time mentioned?
    The itinerary is the approx time during monsoon road conditions are bad there may be delay due to bus breakdown or bad weather in case the bus reaches late SR will not pay for uber or ola or taxi fare.

Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • Transport by Private Bus from Borivali SGNP Gate to base and Back
  • Food: Breakfast, Lunch, and Tea
  • Trekking Expertise Charges
  • First Aid
  • Local Guide Charges

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Any food/beverages during travel 
  • Personal expenses 
  • Insurance of any kind Medical, Hospitalization, evacuation, and related expenses 
  • Any item not covered under inclusions.
Things to carry
  • Identity Card
  • 2 ltrs water
  • Trekking Shoes
  • Enerzyl powder or Glucon D powder
  • Snacks & biscuits
  • Extra pair of clothes
  • Clean napkin or towel
  • Rain coat/ Poncho / Wind cheater (Avoid umbrella)
  • Cap, sunglasses, scarf
  • Haversack or backpack (No sling bags)
  • Camera (optional)
  • Please carry personal medicines if any
  • Hand Sanitizer

Note

Avoid wearing precious Jewelry while trekking, as Adventure Geek won’t be responsible for any losses for the same. Consuming liquor or any kind of Alcoholic substance is prohibited. Carrying any kind of substance that’s illegal is not allowed. Smoking is strictly not allowed. Anybody found smoking or consuming alcoholic drinks will be expelled from the event without a refund. Dear Geeks, always remember SHOES are your best companion on a trek! Please wear a good pair of TREKKING SHOES and not sports or running shoes. Make sure they are durable and firm enough to withstand tough conditions. You can carry floaters to wear only after the trek is completed. Feel free to contact Trek Leader prior to the trek in case of any confusion. Fitness & Health: Though trekking is a fun-filled activity, it demands a good amount of physical fitness. If you are under medication, please carry your medicines. During the trek, leaders will have over-the-counter medication for temporary treatment, so do give a heads up to them if you need any medical assistance.

Cancellation & Refund Policy

75% refund if notified via phone conversation 8 or more days prior to the event date.
50 % refund if notified via phone conversation 4 to 7 days prior to the event date.
No refund if the cancellation requested is less than 3 days prior to the event date
Event Tickets cannot be transferred to another date against cancellation.
Event Tickets can be transferred to another person against cancellation.
If Trek gets canceled we will refund "Trek Amount" only.