Harishchandragad journey is quite possibly the most difficult trip in the western ghats of Maharashtra. A well known journey which offers different undertakings to a wide range of travellers.
It is a sloped stronghold in the Ahmednagar locale arranged in the Malshej Ghat. It moves up to an elevation of 4,670 ft.
Harishchandragad is an old post. Its starting point is said to have been in the sixth hundred years during the standard of the Kalchuri line. Yet, the caverns which you see on the top are presumably cut out in the eleventh hundred years.
The different developments on the post and those in the encompassing area show the presence of assorted societies.
Harishchandragad journey has different courses and each course offers a shock to the travellers. It is likewise a total bundle of perspectives once you arrive at the top.
What to expect from Harishchandragad Trek :
- An overhanging Konkan Kada(cliff) that offers a magnificent perspective on Konkan district
Konkan Kada disregards the Konkan area and subsequently the name. Kada implies bluff in Marathi. A standing tall regular wall has a curved construction. Due to this design, you can encounter numerous regular peculiarities, for example, vertical deluges, roundabout rainbows likewise called a Broken phantom. You can see one of the delightful dusks from the Konkan Kada. You should not miss the terrific perspective on the valley during the nightfall.
- The verifiable spots on the highest point of the Harishchandragad journey
Harishchandragad journey has numerous sanctuaries, Pushkarni and caves on the top. They all address various societies beginning from the sixth hundred years.
Harishchandreshwar sanctuary is a radiant illustration of the compelling artwork of cutting models out of stones that was invented in old India. This sanctuary has been cut out of a solitary enormous stone. Kedareshwar cave is situated towards the right half of the Harishchandra sanctuary. It has a major Shiva Linga encompassed by water. It is truly challenging to arrive at the middle as the water inside will be cold generally.
All encompassing perspective on the Naneghat locale from Taramati top
Taramati top is the fourth most elevated peak in Maharashtra. This pinnacle is additionally called Taramanchi.
It is situated on Harishchandragad level. From that point you can see the Naneghat district and different fortresses close to Murbad.
Spots to visit after the Harishchandragad Trek :
You can investigate Harishchandragad itself for one day. It contributes so many different things.. In any case, there are different posts and places to visit assuming you wish to. Some of them are:
- Pimpalgaon Joga dam:
This is a dam on Pushpavati stream that gives water to regions like Otur, Junnar, Narayangaon and AlePhata. Subsequent to finishing the trip you can visit the dam and remain next to the lake. Convey your own tent and camp there too.
- Switch cascade Naneghat:
It is a mountain range where water streams in the opposite course. This is a result of areas of strength that come the other way to the water stream. You can visit this spot in the wake of completing the Harishchandragad journey.
- Amrutheshwara Temple:
This is a Shiva sanctuary worked by King Jhanj. Being north of 1200 years of age is thought of. This sanctuary has a portion of the lovely stone carvings that are worked with dark and red stones. This spot is additionally called Kashmir of Maharashtra. So one should visit this sanctuary just to partake in the magnificence.
Best Season to do the Harishchandragad Trek
The best opportunity to do the Harishchandragad journey is from August to February. During this period you can see the Harishandragad covered with Lush green. This is the best opportunity to get awesome perspectives from the journey.
Weather conditions can be very warm throughout the mid year. So traveling to the Harishchandragad top isn’t suggested.
The path to the top has numerous rough areas. They become tricky during the rainstorm season. Consequently, Harishchandragad’s journey doesn’t fit in with the pinnacle storm season.
How to reach Harishchandragad Trek :
Harishchandragad journey has different paths. Every one of the paths start from 3 towns. They are
Arriving at the beginning stage by Public Transport System
On the off chance that you are going from Mumbai, arrive at Kalyan. From Mumbai CST you get the nearby train at regular intervals. When you arrive at Kalyan, Get into the transport that goes to AlePhata by means of Malshej Ghat. You can go to Khireshwar or Belpada on a similar transport. Take a pass to Khubi Phata to begin the journey from Khireshwar and take the pass to Belpada or Walhivale to begin the trip from Balpada.
To begin the journey from Pachnai then take a neighborhood train to Kasara. From Kasara you get numerous jeep/safari to Rajur
In the event that you are going from Pune, get into a transport that goes towards AlePhata. From AlePhata, get a transport that goes to Kalyan.
Presently, to begin the trip from Khireshwar, get down at Khubi Phata and to begin the journey from Belpada, get down at Sawarne town and journey towards the Belpada/Walhivale
To begin the trip from Pachnai, board a transport from Pune that goes to Mumbai or Nasik. Get a pass to Ghoti town and from that point one more transport to Pachnai.