Fireflies are those luminous creatures who produce bright green lights to attract their mate. Fireflies need humid climate to breed. This pre monsoon period is apt to spot these flashy bugs in western ghats. Here we bring you one such fireflies special jungle trail to Kothaligad.

Situated to east of Karjat near Karjat Murbad road, the Kothaligad Fort trek is one of the popular treks in the Karjat area. The fort is originally named as Kothaligad but is called Peth fort because of its proximity to the Peth Village. The fort is at a height of 3100 ft and the view is spectacular. Historically this fort had gained importance during Sambhaji’s era and was used for the storage of ammunition. The fortification at the top is in the shape of a funnel and has stairs carved in the middle. Peth is a must go trekking destination near Mumbai.

To add to your sight, we are here with this jungle trail experience which is so timed that it will let you spot a swarm of light emitting fireflies on your trail.  When you see the magic of this natural lighting of nature, all your efforts would be worth it. So quickly lay your hands on this fireflies special jungle trail to Kothaligad with us!
What to expect from this package:

  • Visit to the classic forts of Peth
  • Spot a lot of light emitting fireflies
  • Travel from Neral to Neral
  • Delicious food made by local villagers
  • Supervision of experts


Start Date 3rd June 2017
End Date 4th June 2017
Location Kothaligad
Route Neral – Ambivli – Kothaligad – Ambivli – Neral
Trip Duration 1 Night – 1 Day
Trek Grade Moderate
Travelling from Neral to Neral
1 Breakfast/ Tea {poha/upma}, 1 Dinner (Veg Basic Village Food)
Leader and Expertise Charges
Traveling to Neral, to & fro from Mumbai
Personal Expenses
Anything not specifically mentioned under the head “Price Includes”.
  • Cancellation Policy:
  • Cancellation prior to 30 days from the start of the trek — 90% refund.
  • Cancellation before 15 days to the start of the trek — 50% refund.
  • Cancellation a week to the start of the trek — No refund.

Day 1

Meet at Neral Railway Station at 9 pm on 3rd June 2017. We will proceed for our further journey to the base village together. From the base village we will set off on a unique trek to Kothaligad amidst the much awaited fireflies.

Day 2

We will be back to Mumbai on 4th June 2017 by 1 pm (tentatively)
fireflies special jungle trail to Kothaligad