Overview

Jivdhan Fort's elevation of 1,145 meters (3,757 feet) above sea level and its location within the Sahyadri mountain range highlight its position as a hill fortress offering panoramic views of the surrounding landscapes.

The additional historical context about the fort's destruction by the British adds to the understanding of the region's historical events during that time. Further research could provide insights into the specific circumstances and reasons behind the siege and the subsequent impact on the fort.

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Highlights
  • Pinnacle near the fort
  • Water Tanks
  • Storehouses
  • Reverse Waterfall

About Jivdhan Fort Trek

  1. Location :  Naneghat Pass, Ghatghar, Maharashtra
  2. Type : Hill Fort
  3. Fort Elevation : 118 meters (385 ft)
  4. Length :  3 km approx (one way) 
  5. Trek level : Difficult
  6. Endurance : Moderate
  7. Duration : 2 hrs Trek (one way)
Itinerary
  • 05:00AM - Reporting near Ch. Shivaji Nagar in Front of Bank of Maharashtra https://maps.app.goo.gl/8LWg8Wy969Jprgdt7
  • 05:10 AM - Journey will starts from there followed by further pickup points. Ch.shivajinagar, Nashik Phata.

  • 8:30 AM - Reach at base village.

  • 9:00 AM - Have Morning Breakfast & We'll start the trek at 9.O0 am

  • 11:00 AM - We'll be exploring the jungle and enjoy at the Jivdhan Fort , click beautiful pictures & head back towards base village through serene views around.

  • 2.30 PM Reach at the base village, enjoy the delicious Maharashtrian food & start the return journey by 3:00 pm

  • 9.00-10:00 PM Reach back to Pune & bid a farewell to all amazing souls with beautiful memories.​

Note :- 1-2hrs buffer time is possible depending on the speed of trekkers, traffic on the road & other unavoidable circumstances during the trip.

Packages
  • Pune to Pune :- 1,299/- 
  • Mumbai to Mumbai :- 1,299/-
  •  Base to Base :- 699/-
Dates and Rates
date & duration price
Inclusions/Exclusions

What is included in the tour

  • Pune to Pune Travel by Non-AC bus
  • Breakfast and Tea
  • Lunch (Unlimited)
  • Medical first aid kit
  • Team Captain 
  • Forest entry charges 

What is NOT included in the tour

  • Mineral water/lime water/ purchased for personal consumption
  • All kinds of Extra Meals/soft drinks ordered.
  • Any medical/Emergency evacuations if required
  • Any kind of personal expenses.
  • Any kind of cost which is not mentioned in the cost includes above.
  • All expenses incurred due to unforeseen and unavoidable circumstances like roadblocks, bad weather.
Things To Carry

ESSENTIALS : ID Proof, Water Bottle, Power Backup, Wallet, Backpack. 

CLOTHING : Full sleeve shirt/top & full pants for Trek, Extra pair of Clothes as per need, Raincoat /Jacket / Sweater, Trekking shoes, Quick Dry Towel, Cap.

ADDITIONALS : Energy Drinks/Supplements, Dry Snacks, Facewash, Sunscreen, Brush & Toothpaste, Sunglasses, Hankerchief, Gloves, Camera, Torch, Personal medicines if any, etc.

How To Book
  • Step 1: Scroll down & tap on "BOOK NOW"
  • Step 2 : Select your departure date from the calendar and proceed.
  • Step 3 : Select your ticket type & no. of participants. (At this step you can use the coupon code if you have any)
  • Step 4 : Fill your details and proceed.
  • Step 5 : Tap on review & Payment to select your payment type (UPI, Debit Card, Credit Card, Net Banking) and proceed.
  • Step 6 : Once your tickets are booked, you will receive confirmation mail. WhatsApp us the booking ID details on  8799856476 & fill the google registration form.  

OR 

  • Step 1 : Make Payment on PhonePay/Google Pay   8799856476 (Maharashtra Gadkille)
  • Step 2 : Send a screenshot of the payment on WhatsApp number  8799856476 for confirmation.
  • Step 3 : Fill the registration form for the final booking procedure.
Offers
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Pickup Points
Terms and Condition
  • Please confirm on call about the seats availability before paying.
  • Once the payment is completed, inform our team via sharing a screenshot/copy of the payment confirmation. Make sure the date, time, and UTR number are visible in the copy and please fill the registration form to confirm your seats, names & age with the team.
  • Do note that your registration will be confirmed only after the acceptance of complete trek/tour charges.
  • Please note that the advance amount paid would not not refunded in any case, except if the trek/tour departure is cancelled by us. Do check cancellation policy in case any refunds or cancellations.
  • First two seats will always be reserved for leaders to lead & show route to the driver. 
  • Seats arrangement will be on first come first serve basis at the time of pickup and it will be same throughout journey. (Any disputes regarding seating arrangement would result in dismissal of both the parties and would not be liable for any refunds.) 
  • Please make sure you are added in the whatsapp group 6-8 hours prior to the trip as all the pickup & lead details would be shared in the group. 
  • Food and Stay arrangements are done as per the availability of the locations so kindly don't expect too luxurious. 
  • Backpacking trips are arranged for the people who are looking out for pocket friendly trips and are more about chasing experiences. 
  • Your payment implies that you have read & complied with all our terms and conditions.
FAQs
  • Are washrooms available on the trek?

Washrooms are available at the base village only. No facility is available during the trek.  

  • Is this trek safe for girls?

This trek is completely safe for girls And have separate changing rooms.

  • What about extra baggage?

You can safely keep your extra bags in bus

  • Are changing rooms available?

Changing rooms and washrooms are available at the base village

  • What are the pickup points?

Pick up is available if your location comes in between our route for this you have to contact us before.

  • What is the type of bus?

The bus is NON/AC Tempo Traveler with decent seating comfort.

About the Experience 

  • With top-of-the-line safety gear and protocols in place, ensure your safety takes precedence as you embark on these thrilling adventures.
  • Craft lasting memories as you push your boundaries and conquer new heights amid the stunning landscapes of Jivdhan and Vanarlingi.
  • Indulge in the exhilarating experience of traversing rugged valleys suspended by ropes, offering awe-inspiring vistas of the surrounding Sahyadri mountains.
  • Challenge yourself by descending down the sheer cliffs of Jivdhan and Vanarlingi, where you'll test your skills and courage amidst breathtaking natural scenery.
  • Engage in the captivating beauty of the Sahyadri mountain range, with sweeping panoramic views and verdant greenery at every twist and turn.

Jivdhan Fort Trek Blog

Discovering Jivdhan Fort and Naneghat: A One-Day Trek Adventure

Embark on a thrilling one-day trek to Jivdhan Fort, complemented by the mesmerizing Naneghat Reverse Waterfall. This adventure, starting with an early morning pickup at 5:00 AM from Pune near Shivajinagar, promises a day filled with history, natural wonders, and breathtaking landscapes.

The journey begins at the break of dawn as we gather near Shivajinagar for a 5:00 AM departure. The early start ensures we make the most of our day, beating the city traffic and arriving at the base village refreshed and ready for adventure. The drive itself is serene, with the quiet morning setting the perfect mood for the trek ahead.

Upon reaching the base village, we indulge in a hearty breakfast. The traditional local fare energizes us, providing the much-needed fuel for our trek. The morning mist and the tranquil village surroundings offer a calming prelude to the day's activities.

The trek to Jivdhan Fort begins as the sun casts its early rays over the landscape. Known for its challenging trails, Jivdhan Fort is a trekker’s delight. The path is a mix of rocky terrains and lush greenery, making the ascent both thrilling and scenic. As we climb, the fort’s historic ruins and the panoramic views of the surrounding valleys and mountains unfold before us.

Reaching the fort, we explore its ancient ramparts, bastions, and hidden passages. Jivdhan Fort holds historical significance, offering insights into the region’s past. The vantage points from the fort provide stunning views, making the climb worthwhile. The cool breeze at the top and the sense of accomplishment add to the experience.

After descending from Jivdhan Fort, we make our way to the nearby Naneghat Reverse Waterfall. This natural wonder is a unique phenomenon where the waterfall appears to flow upwards due to strong winds. The sight is both fascinating and exhilarating, offering a perfect spot for photography and relaxation.

Post our visit to the waterfall, we enjoy a delicious lunch at a local eatery. The traditional Maharashtrian cuisine, with its rich flavors and hearty portions, is a treat after the morning’s exertion. This break allows us to rest and recharge for the next leg of our adventure.

Following lunch, we explore Naneghat, an ancient mountain pass with significant historical and trade importance. The rock-cut steps, ancient inscriptions, and the majestic views of the Konkan plains from the top are captivating. Naneghat's historical context as a trade route adds a layer of intrigue to the visit.

As the day draws to a close, we begin our return journey to Pune. The drive back is filled with reflections on the day's adventure, the beauty we witnessed, and the challenges we overcame. We arrive in Pune by evening, tired but enriched with the experiences of the day.

This one-day trek to Jivdhan Fort and Naneghat is more than just a physical challenge; it’s an exploration of history, nature, and the unique geological wonders of the region. The combination of the fort’s historic allure, the reverse waterfall’s natural marvel, and Naneghat’s ancient significance makes for a memorable adventure. Pack your trekking gear and join us for a day that promises excitement, discovery, and unforgettable memories.