Trekking near Bangalore: October 2017
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1. Kudremukh Trek by Nature Walkers
Kudremukh is a small village about 335 km from Bangalore. Nestled in the Western Ghats, the forest is spread over an area of 600 sq km at an altitude of 1,894 m above sea level.It is ideal place for trekking and an overnight journey from Bangalore makes it most convenient destination for weekend getaways. Natural grasslands and dense Shoal forests makes the greenery of these undulating hills eye-catching.
Fri, 27 Oct 7:30PM - Sun, 29 Oct 10:00PM | Kudremukh (Outside Bangalore)
2. Hampi Heritage Cycle Ride by Nyoka Adventures
Hampi , UNESCO world heritage site , was once home to Vijayanagara kingdom an ancient thriving city with monuments at every turn and larger than life rocks that will leave you spellbound the moment you cast your eyes on them. A heritage ride covering all the major sites starting from Virupaksha temple, Kadalekallu and Sasivekallu ganesha, Lakshmi Narashima temple, underground shiva temple, Hazara Ram temple, Mahanavami dibba, Queens bath and Vittalaraya temple would make you appreciate how grand Hampi was before. Hampi is a photographer's and adventurer's paradise with rock wonders, boulders to explore and also many water activities on the banks of river Tungabhadra.
Fri, 27 Oct 10:00PM - Sun, 29 Oct 11:00PM | Hampi (Outside Bangalore)
3. Skandagiri Sunrise Trek By Escape2explore
Skandagiri, also historically known as Kalwarbetta or Kalavara Durga is a mountain fortress located around 70 km from Bangalore. This moderate yet much rewarding trek takes you through a spectacular journey amidst the wilderness. Night trekking in the serene and sublime atmosphere is a fantastic experience. The 8km trek can easily be completed within 4 to 5 hours of ascending and descending. The ruined remains of Tipu Sultans fort and an abandoned fort remain at the top of the hill. Skandagiri is famous for walking above the clouds, literally! As you reach the top, enjoy the bonfire in the starry night couched inside your sleeping bags. Wake up to experience the morning winds caressing you, as you open your eyes to get the most magnanimous sight of the sun rising above a bed of clouds, a sight so rare. The misty valley of Skandagiri is bound to leave an everlasting impression in your mind.
Fri, 27 Oct 10:00PM - Sat, 28 Oct 12:00PM | Skandagiri, Chikkaballapu(Outside Bangalore)
4. Campmonk Mystery Camping - Halloween Edition By Campmonk
This Halloween a secret campsite near Bangalore (within 2 hours drive) will turn into a spooky playground!Put on your favourite Halloween costumes, go on goose bump-inducing haunted night trail, carve gruesome faces onto pumpkins, deck up your tented homes, go trick or treating around the campsite, listen to some scary stories and live music to go along with this eerie yet beautiful setting. It’s like a haunted treasure hunt and a camping experience rolled into one! You bring your costumes, food, gear and yourself to the campsite and we'll make sure you are in for a treat (and some harmless tricks). Win prizes for the best costumes, best decked tents and coolest ideas! It’s a fun filled family adventure!
Sat, 28 Oct 2:00PM - Sun, 29 Oct 11:00AM | Secret Campsite , Bangalore
5. Narayana Giri Night Trek by Namma Trip
Around 76 km from Bangalore, Narayanagiri hill is one of the lesser known mountain peaks in Karnataka. This peak lies around 20 km from Ramanagara and is nearly 3800ft in height. Home to the temple of Laxmi-Narayana which is open only in the weekends, with remains of the fort encircling the mountain can be seen from the peak. A vast number of natural caves can be explored on your way up.
Sat, 28 Oct 10:00AM - Sun, 29 Oct 9:00AM | Narayana Giri (Outside Bangalore)
6. Aiyur Forest Trails By Pedal in Tandem
This is a weekend getaway to the tranquil Aiyur forest region in Tamil Nadu. Our biking routes there weave through hills, forests, farms and several water bodies. You'll get to ride, trek, swim and just unwind at the end of the day as you enjoy the views from the farmhouse. It is not mandatory for everyone to ride the entire planned distance. You could hop into the support vehicle if you wish and still enjoy the rest of the journey.
Sat, 28 Oct 5:00AM - Sun, 29 Oct 9:00PM | Aiyur Forest (Outside Bangalore)
7. Backwaters Kayaking and Camping By kayakboy.in
On this trip, we will kayak from the Arabian Sea to the Western Ghats. We will reach the Palimar dam and the river gets narrow. It's breathtaking to paddle into the beautiful landscape. You won't believe this beauty is such a well-kept secret, and the only way to experience it is by water.We will camp at night and return.
Sat, 28 Oct 7:30PM - Sun, 29 Oct 11:30PM | KayakBoy (Outside Bangalore)