VISIT TO Matheran Hill station


  • SAT. 0730 AM near Hotel Ratnadeep , ST stand Panvel Hotel Ratnadeep - 13.07.2017 to 31.12.2017 (Weekend (Every Saturday/ Sunday) One batch)
  • 1D/1N (RS.1495/-)
  • Travelling from Panvel to Matheran base & back by road, Entry fee, Stay in Dormitory, Tea, Morning Break-fast, Veg, Meals & guide fee
2017 13 Jul
2017 31 Dec


* BREIF DESCRIPTION OF THE PROGRAM:                Meeting point behind Panvel ST depot near hotel Ratnadeep, around –0630 AM. leaving for Matheran base by ST bus/Jeep (vehicle),  Matheran hill @ height from sea level of 850 Metres  Matheran is a lush green hill station during monsoon.Stay in shared five bed home stay Dormitory (Family rooms are available on advance request at  extra charges) Sundar Villa , near Honeymoon Point or Matheran railway station

 Day Trekking , option of horse riding (approx charges Rs 500-600) in select points of Matheran . Thennext morning , trek down to village Dodhani. Return to Panvel around 1 pm.'

 Alternately  one can return by taking shared  Taxi from Dasturi Naka and take train from Neral to CST (extra charges for Taxi Rs 70 per head , Rali way tickets at actual

OPTIONAL EXTRA                                                             Horse riding to nearby points at approx cost of Rs 600-800 per head



Grade of Trek                                                        Grade Heavy to Medium  Heavy

HOW TO REACH THE BASE CAMP:                            Panvel is situated on Mumbai – Pune Highway. Easy to approach by

 State Transport, Railway, Mumbai Harbor local and private vehicles.



* WHO CAN PARTICIPATE                                               Though there is no age limit,  one needs to be a Fit person who has  Experience of  Trekking  beforewith No previous health issues and No history  heart problems, Hypertension, palpitation, etc  

* HOW TO JOIN:                                                                  Book on line



Contact Info: 


NAME OF THE PROGRAM CORRDINATOR:            Mr. Sunil Raj of Jidd

CONTACT NUMBER:                                                       9869331617. 022 65112419 Alternate number 09035010503

EMAIL ADDRESS:                                                    ;


COMPLETE POSTAL ADDRESS:                                    B – 302, SHIVAM CHS. PLOT NO. 198, SECTOR – 4,
                                                                                                NEW PANVEL ( E) - 410206


Make NEFT transfer to Youth Hostel Kharghar account below   

Our Bank Name is Canara Bank, Kharghar/Bank Account name Youth Hostel Kharghar

Bank Account number is 2855101003690/ IFSC code CNRB0002855

MICR code 400015134

* CANCELLATION RULES:  No refund for no shows or cancellations done later than five days prior day of trek.       In case you are unable to join this trip you will get 50 % of the program fee as refund, provided your online cancellation request is received at least five days before the scheduled date. No refund for cancellations done later than 5 days prior to day of trek

Request for cancellation and refund may be sent through email at /


Seat once booked cannot be re-scheduled or transferred. Any unforeseen event / strike or natural calamity will not be considered as a cause of cancellation. Refund may be given after 30 days of completion of the programs. Full charges for children above 5 years age. 50% charges for children below 5 years who will share bed with parents




‚ÄčACCOMMODATION FACILITIES:     Optional – Overnight accommodation at Youth Hostel-Kharghar at cost extra.

Kharghar youth hostel is three storey row house with elevator The ground floor has 2+1 Bed dormitory(Rs 650 per bed per night)

First and second floor has 1BHK air conditioned apartments. The first floor has Two bed for couple. The second floor apartment has 4 beds for family suite. Suite charges as applicable  Youth Hostel Kharghar will offer complimentary dinner for overnight stay.


* FOOD & WATER SUPPLIES:                                          Simple vegetarian food and natural water. Participants can bring own water, torch, cap, monsoon protection, medicines, if any required



* Zero Waste Trekking policy                                     We discourage use of disposable cups, plates. Do not dispose                   

                                                                                      wrappings of food , water bottles at pristine location like Matheran

                                                                                     As service to environment, please pick up plastic littered by others on

                                                                                      hills, bring   down the hill and handover to nearest rag picker  or in dust bin

Horse Riding  /Trekking                                      Matheran has more than 450 numbers of trained horses. At extra                                                                

                                                                                  payment of Rs 600-900 (Estimated) one can see 10 to 12 points                                                                                                                               

We do not take  responsibility for injuries sustained during horse riding                    

                                                                                 or liability from injuries caused to others due to horse riding or trekking  .


* WHAT PARTICIPANTS SHOULD BRING:                  Sun cap, Goggle, water bottle, extra clothes, Walking stick, Camera & Binocular at own risk. Helmet is recommended while doing horse riding .


* SAFETY & SECURITY:                                                      This place and route is well-known, no extra security required.  

No Map detail.