This enchanting mountain around 422km from Bangalore,Â standsÂ overlooking Western Ghats in Shimoga. Kodachadri has earned the nameÂ as the Cherrapunji of Karnataka, as it receivesÂ the highest rainfall, making the place look more enchanting, pure and unsullied. Being the highest mountain range in the Shimoga district, Karnataka at an elevation of 1343m, makes the Kodachadri trip aÂ hot spot for activities like trekking, forest exploration, etc.
Day 0: This overnightÂ journey to KodachadriÂ begins from Bangalore on Friday. Trekkers are advised to have aÂ light dinner.
Day 1: Reach Kodachadri Homestay the next morning. Fresh up, have breakfast and prepare to start the journey with packed lunch for the road. The Kodachadri trekking route is a total stunner. The trail takes you towards the magnificent HidlumaneÂ waterfall, the sound of which, will tickleÂ your nerves from afar. Then, reviveÂ inÂ the wilderness as you enter the forested area, the lush greenery is a treat to the digitally affected sore eyes. Advance up toÂ the peak, and let the scenery flabbergast you. Watch the sun setting on the foundations of the Arabian Sea. After having explored the place, descend back to the Homestay, where a sumptuous dinner awaits. Unwind by the campfire and later sleepÂ in the homestay.
Day 2: Wake up early to experience the ever thrilling kayaking. After the stressful paddling,Â returnÂ to have some hot and delicious breakfast. Fresh up, get ready and bid farewell to the homestay. Pay a visit the Nagara Fort on the wayÂ back to
09:30 PM Pick up starts from Bangalore
06:30 AM Reach homestay
07:30 AM Fresh up
08:30 AM Have breakfast and carry packed lunch
09:30 AM Start Kodachadri trek
02:00 PM Reach peak and have packed lunch
02:30 PM Descend
06:30 PM Reach homestay and have tea
08:30 PM Enjoy campfire followed by dinner
07:30 AM Wake up and get ready
08:00 AM Have breakfast
09:00 AM Checkout from homestay and depart to Bangalore
Visit Nagara Fort on the way back to Bangalore
10:00 PM Reach Bangalore
Things to carry
Sweater/ jackets for the night
Extra pair of clothes
Sports shoes or trekking shoes in good condition
Flashlight/Torch with extra batteries
Track pants and cotton T
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