Weekend Hike to Matheran


  • Report at Hotel Ratnadeep - Fri 8th Jan 2016 TO Sat 31st DEC 2017 (One Day /One Night-Starting Fri/Sat Evening)
  • 1DAY & 1 NIGHT
  • Inclusive of stay & food at the Youth Hostel
2016 08 Jan
2017 31 Dec

NAME OF THE PROGRAM CORRDINATOR / FD: Weekend Delight at Matheran Hill station –Sunil Raj

REPORTING PLACE: at  06:45 AM Fri/Sat at Hotel Ratnadeep, opp. Panvel railway station 

NAME OF THE PROGRAM CORRDINATOR: Mr. Mahesh Aangre / Mr. Sunil Raj

                                    EMAIL ADDRESS  jidd52@gmail.com  copy to yhmumbai@gmail.com                                      

BREIF DESCRIPTION OF THE PROGRAM:  Weekend program one night/one day for hike to Matheran and introduction to horse riding.

SCHEDULE: Meet at 6:45 AM at Ratnadeep Hotel, Pavel, Bus Transport to Kartat/Neral/Matheran , Night halt at Matheran, Horse riding to Panorama point(at extra cost)  Breakfast, Trek to points in Matheran, Lunch, Afternoon Tea and return hike to base at Dhodhani, Drop to Panvel.ST Stand

ACCOMMODATION FACILITIES: 4-6 persons in one room (Dormitory) with common bathroom

FOOD & WATER SUPPLIES: Please carry your water bottle

NUMBER OF BATCHES: One/Two batches - Min 6 Max 8 per batch                                         

SIZE OF A BATCH: Min 6 Six –Max 8 Eight                                         

REPORTING DATES: Sat Morning at 6:45 AM at Panvel                  

PROGRAM FEE: 1395/- for YHAI members; Rs 1695/- for non members                                             

FEE INCLUSIONS: Transport from Panvel ST stand to Matheran (via Karjat) by ST bus Vegetarian Dinner, Stay at Dorm sharing non-ac bed, Two  Break Fasts, Trek down from Matheran, via Dodhani  Adventure activities (Optional), Veg Lunch,   Tea, back to Dodhani pass by  2PM  Drop to Panvel 

Stay in Dormitory (Family rooms are available on advance request at extra cost)

Next day Trekking in other part of Matheran and trek  down to village Dodhani , take ST bus to  Return to Panvel  by 3 PM

Start trek at 0645 AM Sharp to make sure trek ends during day light

REPORTING PLACE: Hotel Ratnadeep, Behind Panvel ST Stand, Panvel   

HOW TO REACH THE BASE CAMP: Train/Bus to Panvel ST Station    


Any member can participate in the program.

WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?  Person who can walk for 2 hours and ride horse.

HOW TO JOIN:  Send Mail to jidd52@gmail.com  yhmumbai@gmail.com or thru  YHAI website, Pay money by NEFT online transfer to Youth Hostel Kharghar account with details as follows

Canara Bank ;

Account name: Youth Hostel Kharghar

Account no 2855101003690; IFSC: CNRB0002855



WHAT PARTICIPANTS SHOULD BRING ALONG:  Water bottle, Cap, Shoes, Slipper

CANCELLATION RULES: No refund for cancellations done SAFETY & SECURITY:  Adequate security at stay at Matheran

ADDITIONAL NOTES: Return journey is possible by toy train /Taxi /ST Bus at own cost 


CONTACT NUMBER: 9869331617. 022 27453914                           

COMPLETE POSTAL ADDRESS:                                   

B – 302, SHIVAM APT. PLOT NO. 198, SECTOR – 4,

NEW PANVEL ( E) – 410206 




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