Trip / Trek to Vasota Thick Forest Near Pune and Satara

View of koyna dam on the way of Vasota
View of Koyna Dam on the way to Vasota

View while travelling to Met-Indavali
While travelling to Met-Indavali on boat
You can get more information about Vasota here.

Details about the trek were distributed by my colleague who received it from Prasad Mane.

E-Mail message from Prasad Mane

Trek to Tiger Fort Vasota on 05 feb 2011 to 6th Feb 2011
Date: Departure on Sat 05th  feb 2011

* The Route --- Pune -Satara -Bamnoli - Met Indavali-Vasota-ambawde-Bamnoli-Pune
* Age Group: 10 years and above ( Any person with average fitness level can do this trek)
* Reporting time: Sat 05th feb 2011, 7.30 am at satara
* Dos and dont's -- No smoking & alcohol consumption (leaders have all
the rights to take the decision, incase of any misbehavior)
* Difficulty level- Moderate

Other Details:-
charges - Rs 850 /- per person

Charges Include –

1)Bamnoli to Vasota base - By Boat
2)Breakfast and Tea at Bamnoli
3)snacks in between walk
4)dinner and halt at ambawde
5)ambawde to Bamnoli - By Boat
6)Breakfast and Tea at Bamnoli
7)All service taxes and forest entry charges

Must Haves—

Good strong ruck sack,Personal prescribed medicines if any, bedding
-either sleeping bag or shawl, , torch, two liters of Water ,Cap,
Shoes, Full pants (half pants not allowed), full T-shirts , cameras on
your own responsibility

For Booking Contact

Rushikesh Joshi:-+91 9423262008
               :-+91 9503030397
Gautam Joshi: +91 9823102118


Another good experience from the trip was the stay at Ambawade - a village nearby which is connected by water route. Our stay was arranged by one of the organizer who was a resident of the same village. They give us traditional Maharashtrian food prepared in the village(very spicy).

A view of the village ambawade
A view of the village ambawade

view of ambawade

hut in which we slept night
Hut in which we slept during night

people who gave use shelter
People who gave us shelter

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