Skandagiri Sunrise Trek




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13501100 / Person

Overview

Meal
Trekking
Guide Charges
Forest Charges
Transportation

Includes

  • Transportation (from/to Bangalore)
  • Sunrise Trek
  • Breakfast
  • Guided trek 
  • Forest Charges

What's Excluded:

  • Torch
  • Water Bottle
  • Snacks
  • Anything not mentioned in Inclusions

Description

Skandagiri,also historically known as Kalwarbetta or Kalavara Durga is a mountain fortress located around 70 km from Bangalore. This tiring yet much rewarding trek takes you through a spectacular journey amidst the wilderness. Starting by 10 pm from Bangalore, reach the base point by midnight and hereby begins the night trek. The serene and sublime atmosphere around Skandagiri will definitely boost up your adrenaline. This 8km trek can easily be completed within 4 to 5 hours of ascending and descending.

 

Tried and tested both by amateurs and professionals, this trek is a must for thrill seekers. The climb gets tedious as you reach the Papagni Temple, hereby offering treacherous terrains amongst the dense shrubs around. Thereafter the steep slopes may require tricky footwork till the summit. The ruined remains of Tipu Sultans fort and an abandoned fort remains 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.

 

Trek Difficulty: Moderate
Best season: Nov to Feb
Distance from Bangalore: 70 Km
Trek Distance: 8 Km

Things to carry

  • Torch per person with extra batteries.
  • Sports shoes or trekking shoes in good condition
  • Backpack
  • 2 litre water bottle per person
  • Energy bars, dry fruits, flavored milk, Electrolyte drinks - Glucon-D etc.
  • Warm jackets for the night
  • Track pants and cotton T-shirt
  • Sunscreen/cap
  • Camera (optional)

Itinerary

Day 0

  • 11:00 PM Pick up starts from Bangalore

Day 1

  • 03:00 AM Reach Base (05kms trek one side)
  • 06:00 AM Reach peak and relax.
  • 06:15 AM Enjoy sunrise
  • 07:30 AM Descend to the base
  • 10:30 AM Have BreakFast on the way.
  • 12:00 PM Head back to Bangalore

Pickup Points

  • 1. RR Nagar (11:00 PM) - Gopalan Arcade, Mysore road
  • 2. Banashankari (11:30 PM) - Bus Stop
  • 3. BTM (11:40 PM) - Udupi Garden Bus Stop, Near A2B
  • 4. Silk Board (12:00 AM) - Prashant hotel (towards marathali road)
  • 5. Marathahalli (12:30 PM) - Opposite to Kalamandir
  • 6. Hebball (12:50 AM)- Opposite to Esteem Mall

Cancellation Policy

For Bookings made from Escape2Explore Website.

  • Departure Day or Less Than 24 Hours Prior To Departure - No refund.
  • Anytime More Than 24 Hours Prior To Departure - Full refund, 10% cancellation charges apply.
  • In case of unforeseen weather conditions or government restrictions, certain activities may be cancelled and in such cases we will try to provide an alternate feasible activity. However no refund will be provided for the same.
  • If we cancel the event, we offer full refund to all the participants.

 

For Bookings made from Third Party Website.

  • It is the reposibility of client to communicate with third party (booking website) for cancellation.
  • Cancellation / Refund is done by third party based on their policies. 

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