Why is Kalavantin Camping & Trekking is special?
About Kalavantin

Kalavantin is located in Panvel, and the summit is around 2300 ft and, it is the 686-meter high mountain in the Western Ghats, near the Prabalgad fort in Maharashtra’s Raigad district. Trekking, camping, and local event services are available in Kalavantin. It’s also known as Kelve Teen, Kalavantinicha Sulka, or Kalavantin Pinnacle. It’s a veritably popular trekking destination. You can enjoy tent and fire camping, games, and local specialties prepared on wooden challah, as well as treks to Kalavantin. Crab hunting, fireflies and night forest safari, tribal Holi celebration, forest fruits, and vegetable darshan are some of the most popular and unique special seasonal events.

On the old Mumbai-Pune route, Kalavantin Durg was utilized as a watchtower and is positioned immediately adjacent to Prabalgad Fort. The beautiful rock-cut steps that zigzag their way up the mountain to take you to the summit of the fort are the highlight of this walk. You can get a panoramic view from the top, and you gain the thrilling experience that has been exposed, climbing via the stairs.

Why Kalavantin Camping & Trekking

Kalavantin Village provides basic camping amenities with spectacular views for the outdoor enthusiast. From Kalavantin you can also visit neighboring forts such as Karnala Fort, Panvel City, Matheran, Irshalgad, and Morbe Dam. It is a well-known trekking location in the Navi Mumbai area. Kalavantin is surrounded by lush green forest and offers wonderful trekking opportunities. Campers are well-cared by the locals, even there are homestays or tents with home-cooked meals. During the pre-monsoon season, you can watch fireflies dancing throughout the village. The campsite can also be used for short-term private projects and other privately organized activities.

The mesmerizing decor from this watchtower will surely give you a memory to cherish for a continuance. The remarkable thing about this journey is the amazing gemstone-cut way that winds up its way up the mountain to take you to the top of the stronghold. Enthral in the panoramic view from the top, feel the exhilaration of an exposed rise via the stairs. Kalavantin Durg is also listed among the 33 Most Beautiful Abandoned Places in one of the blogs. Witness a wide variety of foliage and fauna as you journey. Enjoy the wide shots of lovely green mountains and narrow denes as you continue your trail. Enjoy the trip, enthrall with the beautiful winding trails leading you to the top with this pleasing journey to Kalavantin Durg.

Difficulty Level of Kalavantin trek?

When trekking in the Kalavantin, there is a moderate difficulty level compared to other places. Depending on an individual’s fitness level, it generally takes around 3 to 5 hours to complete the trek.  This is one of the most suitable treks near Mumbai, and the difficulty level is intermediate, not suitable for beginners. It can carry 3 to 4 hours, depending on when you start. If you start your tracking earlier, there will be a lesser crowd, and you can climb faster and enjoy the view from the top.

Packages Cost

1) With Transportation₹1499/-

2) Without Transportation₹999/-

1 Night 2 Days Available on request
What makes this tour special
  • Enjoy the view of the Pinnacle with the stairway leading to the top and peer into the scenic geographies
  • Explore one of the most popular Kalavantin Durg treks which is positioned at around bases in the Raigad quarter of Maharashtra at an altitude of 2205 feet.
  • The journey is a perfect bone for newcomers or adventure campaigners as you get to enjoy the beauty of rocky terrains, lush verdure with your team
  • Short trek through meadows and dense forests.
  • Stargazing at night bonfire & music
Dates and Rates
date & duration price
  • Sorry no more departures available. You could get in touch with us at bookings@bhatakna.com if you'd like to make a booking.
  • Itinerary

    Kalavantin Camping & Trekking.- Details Itinerary

    Day 1 Leave from Mumbai

    04:40 pm – Meet Bhatakna Team at Panvel Station.

    04: 45 pm – Move towards Thakurwadi base village in our transfer vehicle.

    05:30 pm  – Start trek towards Prabhalmachi after a brief session.

    07:45 pm – Reach Campsite at Prabhalmachi & get Refresh.

    08:30 pm – Prepare for a night under the sky, have delicious local cuisine dinner, let the Arjit Singh in your come out, play a few games, shares stories (especially ghost stories), make new friends and enjoy the campfire.

    12:00 am – Off to the tent for sound sleep ( for those who are very sleepy :P).

    7:30 pm – Reach Prabalmachi base and stay 

    End the day under the open sky & enjoy sleeping in Tent. (Foam mattress will be provided)

    Day 2 Trek to Kalavantin

    5:00 am – Wakeup call freshen up and get ready for kalavantin trek.

    06:00 am – Start trek towards Kalavantin fort

    07:30 am – Reach the pinnacle Click picture in the clouds and explore nature beauty.

    08:00 am  – Take a Group photo and we start descending towards Prabalmachi. 

    09:00 am – Breakfast, Tea relaxation at Prabalmachi

    11:00 am – Reach Base Thakurwadi

    12:00 pm – Start our journey towards Mumbai untill next time…. 

    05.00 pm – Adios! Back to the Mumbai city life. Until next time, Bhatakna 😉

    What we'll give. What we won't

    What is included in the tour

    • Transportation from Panvel to Panvel. (People who have opt for transportation)
    • Unlimited Breakfast & Dinner.
    • Washroom & Changing Facilities
    • Tents on sharing Basis
    • Entrance Fees
    • Bhatakna Expertise Representatives
    • All guide and local expertise charges.
    • First-aid assistance.

    What is NOT included in the tour

    • Any personal expenses such as mineral water, soft drinks etc
    • Any kind of personal expenses.
    • Any kind of cost which is not mentioned in the cost includes above.
    Things To Carry
    • Identity proof (Must)
    • A bottle of water (At least 3 Litters) Must
    • Camera (on your own risk)
    • Some ready to eat food - Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.
    • Extra Pair of dry clothes
    • ORS, Glucose, Electrol, Personal Care Medicine those which you require usually.
    • A good a trekking shoe, and extra pair of floaters and socks
    • Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments.
    • Dress Code T-shirt, Flexible Track Pant. (HALF PANT NOT ALLOWED.).
    • Carrying sanitizers, gloves, face shield and mask is compulsory.
    • Cap
    • A haversack to put in all the things to be carried, so that one has ones hands-free while trekking.
    Cancellation Policy:
    1. If cancellation are made 15 days before the date of travel then 30.0% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees
    2. If cancellation are made 7 days to 15 days before the date of travel then 50.0% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees
    3. If cancellation are made 0 days to 7 days before the date of travel then 100.0% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees