Karnala Fort Trek
Karnala Fort Trek
Karnala fort also called Funnel Hill is a hill fort in Raigad District about 10 km from Panvel city, 65 km from Mumbai city, situated along the Mumbai-Goa highway. Currently, it is a protected place lying within the Karnala Bird Sanctuary. The fort of Karnala is famous for its strange pinnacle and the bird sanctuary that is set up amidst the forest. Today, the ruins of the fort are a popular destination for hiking and tourism. This Fort is at a height of approx 1500 ft. It is a great trek for beginners and for parents who want to introduce their children to trekking and Mother Nature
Trek Difficulty – Easy to Medium
Trek Distance – 3 km
Washroom Available at the base village
Location: Near Panvel
Karnala Fort Trek Transport – Sharing Jeep
Karnala Fort Height – 1500 ft
Karnala Fort – Hill Fort
Minimum – 7 participants required to conduct the event
Base Village: Shirdhon
Cost: Rs 800
Karnala Trek Itinerary
06:18 Vadala Road
07:30 Assembly at Panvel Station near the ticket counter.
07:45 Reach Panvel state transport depot and move towards Karnala Bird Sanctuary by Tum-Tum rickshaw.
08:45 Reach Karnala Fort Trek base by ST Bus / Tum-Tum Rickshaw and have breakfast.
09:15 Start ascending.
11:00 Summit and explore – Lunch.
12:30 Start descending from Karnala Fort.
15:30 Travel back to Panvel Station.
16:30 Karnala Fort Trek End at Panvel Railway Station.
People may board the same train from their respective stations of convenience.
Missing the train is missing Karnala Trek, no refund will be provided.
Trekkers should carry packed Lunch for this Trek.
1 Veg Breakfast
Travel from Panvel ST depot – to Karnala fort base – and back to Panvel ST depot by tumtum / ST
Karnala Wildlife Sanctuary Entry fee
Emergency Medical evacuations if any required
Insurance and any item/event not mentioned in the inclusion list.
Camera fees and Lunch
Please carry lunch or snacks for this trek
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