Adventure Geek invites you for trekking near Mumbai and Pune to Peb fort trek / Vikatgad Trek
Peb Fort is also known as Vikatgad. Peb Fort is a small fort near the ranges of Matheran on the northeast side of Panvel at a distance of 3-4 km on the west side of Neral. It is also known as Vikatgad and has an elevation of 2100 feet. The forts and hills in and around Peb Fort are Nakhind, Chanderi, Mahasmal, and Prabalgad. This fort is visible from the edge of Panorama Point at Matheran or from Matheran Toy Train after you cross the One Kiss Tunnel.
Check out our other Trekking Event
- Witness the beauty of the fort at the crack of dawn.
- Enjoy a panoramic view of the Sahyadris.
- Explore New Place in Matheran.
Vikatgad (Peb Fort) Trek
Time table is as follows:-
Karjat Fast local
CST :06.10 am
Dadar: 06.24 am
Kurla: 06.31 am
Ghatkopar: 06.35 am
Thane: 06.49 am
Dombivali: 07.02 am
Kalyan: 07.13 am
Neral: 7:49 am
- 08.00 AM: Reach Neral Station and have breakfast
- 08.30 AM: Catch Private Cab to Dasturi Naka/134 Route
- 09:00 AM: Reach Matheran Parking/134 Route Track
- 09:10 AM: Introduction and briefing before we start our trek
- 11:30 AM: Reach the summit and Explore
- 12:00 PM Start Return journey by same route
- 02:30 PM: Reach the starting point and proceed for Neral
- 03:00 PM Reach Neral
- 05:00 PM: Start our journey back to Borivali
08.00 PM: Reach Borivali with Great Memories
How to Register:
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Step-2: After payment, you will be requested to fill up the Mandatory disclaimer form online where you have to fill in relevant details including full address.
Step -3: Now your participation is confirmed & Organizer will create a WhatsApp group on the day of the event for coordination, We will coordinate through SMS/ Call if the participant is not available in WhatsApp.
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We Request Participants to Check the Below Safety Guidelines
FAQ For Peb Fort / Vikatgad Fort Trek
1. What is the Grade Level of Peb Fort / Vikatgad Fort?
Grade level is easy for Peb Fort / Vikatgad Fort Trek First timers, Beginners, Amateurs can do the trek
2. How to reach Peb Fort / Vikatgad Fort Trek from Mumbai?
The distance from Mumbai to Matheran is 80 kilometers. It will take two hours drive from Mumbai.
3. Can we drive till Peb Fort / Vikatgad Fort Trek location, Matheran?
Yes, we will provide you Location till the base village. You can meet our Leader at Base Village.
4. The number of days required for this hike?
Peb Fort / Vikatgad Fort Trek, Karjat. is one day trek
5. Is there food available on Peb Fort / Vikatgad Fort Trek?
No, there is no Food options available at the base village. Please carry packed lunch for this trek.
6. How much time is required to climb Peb Fort / Vikatgad Fort Trek Karjat?
Peb Fort / Vikatgad Fort Trek requires two hour 30 min to climb, it is a small trek.
7. Where can we park our cars?
Yes at Base Village but at your own risk.
8. Do Single travelers female sign up for these events?
We have 60 - 40 % or more Male - Female ratios on our events.
9. Are kids allowed on Peb Fort / Vikatgad Fort Trek ?
No Kids below 15 years are not allowed on Peb Fort / Vikatgad Fort Trek .
10. Phone connectivity?
Good phone connectivity is available for most cellular services.
11. Is cash payment or spot payment accepted?
Cash payment is not accepted
Registration against 100% upfront payment only via Paytm / UPI / NEFT / IMPS / Payment Gateway / Gpay / Phonepay.
On the spot payment, they are not accepted.
We need to book in advance bus/jeep and make other arrangements upfront payment is a must.
12. Can we smoke or drink alcohol?
NO. People caught smoking or drinking alcohol will be asked to exit the event on an immediate basis.
What is included in the tour
- Travel from Matheran by Private Cab to the site.
- Breakfast & Tea,Packed Lunch and Evening Tea
- Guide Charges.
- Entry Charges.
- Expertise Charges.
- First Aid Charges.
What is NOT included in the tour
- Anything not mentioned above.|
- Personal Expenses