Kothaligad Fireflies Special Night Trek from Pune
Kothaligad Fireflies Special Night Trek from Pune
Kothaligad Fireflies Special Night Trek from Pune
Kothaligad Fireflies Special Night Trek from Pune
Kothaligad Fireflies Special Night Trek from Pune
Kothaligad Fireflies Special Night Trek from Pune
Kothaligad Fireflies Special Night Trek from Pune
Kothaligad Fireflies Special Night Trek from Pune

Kothaligad Fireflies Special Night Trek from Pune

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Maharashtra, India

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What will you experience

10-12 Hours of Trekking


Certified Leader


High Quality Safety Equipment


Panoramic Sunrise and Sunset View


Exhilarating Scenic Views


1550 Feet of Height


Create a Team Bonding

About the Activity

Trek Best TimeJune to August
Pickup Point Fergusson College Main Gate & Wakad Bridge
Trek Height 472 m (1,550 ft)
Trek LengthApprox. 6 KM
Trek Endurance Easy-Moderate
Distance from Pune 110 km
DurationApproximately 10-12 hours

About Pune:

  • Pune, known as the "Oxford of the East," is a vibrant city located in the western state of Maharashtra, India. It is famous for its rich history, cultural heritage, and pleasant weather. As the starting point for the Kothaligad Fireflies Special Night Trek, Pune serves as a convenient gateway to this exciting adventure. 
  • Nature enthusiasts and adventure seekers in Pune are in for a treat with this unique trekking experience. Kothaligad, also known as the "Fort of Peth," is situated around 110 kilometres from Pune, making it easily accessible for adventure enthusiasts residing in the city.

About the Kothaligad Fireflies Trek from Pune:

  • Welcome to an extraordinary adventure where you'll begin on a night trek to Kothaligad, accompanied by the enchanting presence of fireflies.
  • Experience the thrill of a night trek through picturesque trails, embarking on an adventure under the starry sky.
  • Witness the enchanting sight of fireflies illuminating the surroundings at night, creating a magical ambience.
  • Reach the top of Kothaligad Fort and explore its historical significance with fellow trekkers and architectural beauty.
  • The trek route is carefully chosen to provide a challenging hike and ample opportunities to capture photographs of the fireflies in action.
  • The trek is led by experienced guides who ensure your safety and provide insights into the region's history and nature.
  • After the trek, you'll be safely dropped off at the designated drop-off point in Pune, filled with unforgettable memories of this immersive experience.

Package Option

Travel from Pune

10-12 Hours

1299 per person

10-12 Hours
  • Meals: Breakfast and Lunch (Veg Thali)
  • Guide Charges with Entry Charges
  • Expertise Charges
  • First Aid Charges
  • Any Personal Expenses
  • Any Travel Expenses

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Know before you book

  • Carry your ID proof.
  • Pack essentials such as a backpack, trekking shoes, comfortable clothing, raincoat/poncho, flashlight/headlamp, extra batteries, water bottle, snacks, personal medication, and a camera for capturing the firefly magic.
  • Check the weather forecast before the trek and dress accordingly. Pune generally experiences pleasant weather, but it's advisable to be prepared for changes in temperature and carry rain gear if needed.
  • Follow the instructions provided by the trek leaders and adhere to safety guidelines. Stay in the group and avoid straying off the trail.
  • Respect the environment and follow the principle of "Leave No Trace" by not littering and preserving the natural beauty of the surroundings.
  • If you have any pre-existing medical conditions or allergies, inform us in advance. Carry any necessary medications or first aid supplies.
  • Carry an adequate amount of water to stay hydrated throughout the trek, as there may not be a reliable source of drinking water available on the trail.

Things to Carry

  • Water Bottle
  • Snacks
  • Appropriate Clothing
  • Comfortable Footwear
  • Backpack
  • Flashlight
  • Sunscreen
  • UA Voucher

Frequently Asked Quetions

Is the trek suitable for beginners?

The trek is of moderate difficulty level, so it is advisable to have a basic level of fitness and some prior trekking experience. Beginners with reasonable fitness levels can also participate, but it's important to be prepared for the physical exertion involved.

What is the difficulty level of the trek?

The trek is of moderate difficulty, requiring a decent level of fitness and stamina. It involves hiking uphill and walking on uneven terrain.

Are there restroom facilities available during the trek?

Restroom facilities may be limited during the trek. It's advisable to use restroom facilities at the base village before starting the trek.

Can we see fireflies throughout the year?

Fireflies are generally seen during specific seasons, typically in the monsoon and post-monsoon periods when the weather is conducive for their mating activities. It's best to check with the trek organizers regarding the firefly season for the specific trek.

How long is the trek duration?

The trek duration can vary but typically Nearly a day, including transportation and the trek itself.

What is the Kothaligad Fireflies Special Night Trek?

The Kothaligad Fireflies Special Night Trek is a unique trekking experience that takes place during the night, allowing participants to witness the enchanting sight of fireflies illuminating the surroundings.

Can I see fireflies during the trek?

Yes, the Kothaligad Fireflies Special Night Trek offers the opportunity to witness the mesmerizing sight of fireflies in their natural habitat.

How to Book this Package?

Click "Book Now" and choose your journey date and the number of people you'll be travelling with. Fill out the traveller information and submit the payment.  We will provide you with the exact location and pick-up time after your booking is confirmed. Have a fantastic experience! *If you have any questions, please call our toll-free number "8533812266."