With fast paced lifestyle people have no time to relax and have fun. It becomes necessary to take a break once in a while to rejuvenate and get rid of stress. Taking a break from busy and monotonous routine not only refreshes your mind and body but also increases your efficiency to perform the task. Sight-seeing and picnics are too passé, these day’s people love to explore the adventurous side of them.
With the passage of time, there has been an inclination towards trying adventure sports like paragliding, parasailing, bungee jumping, skydiving, and trekking. People who are enthusiastic about exploring new places soaking in the beauty of nature, trekking is a great option. The whole idea of spending a day or two rejoicing the tranquillity of nature is incredible.
Bangalore is a nice place to try adventure activities as it is surrounded by many beautiful locations with suitable climatic conditions that make trekking comfortable. One can go with family and friends and have the time of a lifetime!
Here are few tracking camps which are scheduled in the near future for trekking near Bangalore:
- Night Trek Kunti Betta
Quest Adventures will organize the camp at Kunti Betta which in outskirts of Bangalore. The camp fee starts at Rs. 1526. The trek site is located 130 km away from the pickup point. The site has two rocky hills surrounded by sugarcane and paddy fields. The location is also known for the Kunti Temple which is at the foothills where the mother of 5 Pandavas stayed during her exile. The view from hill top is picturesque. The hills are 2882 meters high.
- Day Summer Camp at Bannerghatta
Nature Journey will organize the camp at Bannerghatta which is located in South Bangalore. The fee for the trekking camp starts at Rs. 1635
The pickup and drop location is Opposite HSR BDA Complex at Bangalore. The camp will begin its journey at morning 7 AM which will include breakfast, lunch, group activities, adventure activities, Rain Dance, Nature walk and evening snacks.
- Kudremukh Trek
Nature walkers will organize the Kudremukh trek. Kudremukh is located at outskirts of Bangalore. The fee of the Trek starts from Rs. 3250. The literal meaning of Kudremukh is Horse face. The place has been named so owing to the sight from the side of the mountain which resembles that of the face of a horse. Kudremukh is small village which is 335 km away from Bangalore. The forest area is spread across 600 sq km in the Western Ghats. The place which has an overnight journey from Bangalore is one of the best places for trekking owing to the grasslands, dense forests and eye-catching greenery.
- Nishanimotte Trek
Nature walkers will organize the trek at Nishanimotte which is situated outside Bangalore. The cost of the trip is around Rs. 3599. Nishanimatte is located at Bhagamandala in Coorg and is a lesser known peak. It is located as much as 335 km away from Bangalore. The distance of trek from the base point is 13 to 14 km.