Harishchandra Gad

  • Trip Schedule: 26th to 28th December 2014.
  • Days: 3 Days- 2 Nights.
  • Cost: Rs. 4700/-
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Harishchandragad is one of the best trekking spot in the Sahyadris of Maharashtra. It can be rated 8 in the scale of 1-10 with 10 being the highest. A trek to Harishchandragad is a must for trekking lovers.

 

General Information

 

·                     RegionMalshej ghat

·                     DistrictAhmednagar

·                     RangeHarishchandragad

·                     Height4671 feet

·                     GradeModerate/Difficult (depending on the chosen route)

·                     Duration: 3 days   

             
             Harishchandragad is a fort located in the Ahmednagar part of Maharashtra state in India. It holded a lion's share in controlling the surrounding areas. This fort has got an eye pleasing natural beauty, along with a diverse flora and fauna. Harishchandragad is famous for a lot of specialities such as its marvellous natural beauty, tough trek & none other than the beautiful Konkan Kada.

             Harishchandragad is also known as trekker's paradise as rappelling, rock climbing & valley crossing can be done simultaneously in one trek itself. It is also famous as the best fort in Maharashtra for camping. There are nearly 9 caves in total inculding 2 big caves on Harishchandragad which can accomodate around 100-150 campers.