Hutridurga is one of the 'Navadurgas', the nine hill forts around Bengaluru. Now, a popular hiking destination it is located about 65 Km west of Bengaluru. With the ruins of a fort which dates back to the 16th century and the lush green vegetation in and around the hills, Hutridurga makes a perfect weekend getaway from Bengaluru.
Nestled amidst the Western Ghats of Karnataka, Kodachadri stands at an height of 1343 meters above sea level. The trek trail comprises of everything that a nature lover can ask for from dense jungle trails and a beautiful waterfall to lush green meadows and scenic landscapes.
Agumbe located at a distance of around 380 km from Bengaluru is known as the 'Cherapunji of South' & is said to receive the second highest rainfall in India. Being a part of the Someshwara wildlife sanctuary and dotted by numerous waterfalls & streams, it is one of the best destinations for trekking & hiking in Karnataka.
Discover the culture & wild beauty of Gokarna with a perfect blend of chill-out time & exploration. Walk along the pristine beaches of this temple town, enjoy beautiful sunsets, & stop along the old fort of Mirjan. There's a bonus of another less-explored beach with a view like none other too!
Hike to Madhugiri, the second largest monolith in Asia. Standing at an height of around 1200 meters, the hillock has ruins of an ancient fort and also offers some beautiful views of the surrounding hills which makes it one of the best weekend destinations to explore around Bengaluru.
Tucked away in the district of Coorg, Kopatty is a small but beautiful trekking destination which has it all from coffee plantations & jeep tracks to dense jungle & vast green meadows . The 360 degree view of the surrounding hills you get to see from the peak is a bliss for the eyes.
The mighty Kumara Parvatha is one of the most challenging & rewarding trekking destinations in Karnataka. The trek trail starting from Kukke Subramanya takes you through thick deciduous forests, beautiful meadows & scenic landscapes before you reach the peak. Sleep under the stars, behold a beautiful sunset & breathe in pure mountain air by the lungful.
Around 130 km away from Bengaluru, near the laid-back town of Pandavapura stands this 950 meters tall hill of Kunti Betta. Surrounded by paddy fields and coconut groves, a serene lake at the foothill & the peaceful environment, Kunti Betta makes for a perfect weekend getaway from the bustle of the city.
Absolutely amazing. In short, that's what Hampi is for you. Stunning boulder strewn landscapes, magnificent ruins of the Vijayanagara empire, lush green paddy fields, the winding Tungabhadra river, beautiful sunsets, the laid back culture all come together to weave a magical experience for you at Hampi.
Hike to Chennagiri hills, a relatively less-explored hiking destination near Bengaluru. Standing at an height of around 1400 meters, Chennagiri offers some of the most specatacular views of the surrounding hillocks. Just around 60 kms from Bengaluru, this makes for a perfect weekend getaway from the city.
Think Coorg is just coffee & chilled weather? There's a lot more. Discover beautiful landscapes, get close to the majestic Elephants, & visit ancient temples amidst serene landscapes. Taking in also two very splendid waterfalls & a visit to the BylukuppeTibetan settlement, this trip celebrates both the natural & cultural highlights of Coorg.
Home to large populations of wildlife, mesmerizing waterfalls, & beautiful landscapes, Wayanad’s bounty of natural fortunes is remarkable. Venture into ancient caves to explore cave paintings thousands of years old, take a dip in sparkling waterfalls & mellow out amidst green valleys & mountains.