2 Days 2 Nights
Embark on an unforgettable adventure to Kodachadri Peak in the Western Ghats, Karnataka. Discover lush jungle trails, mesmerizing waterfalls, and enchanting landscapes as you trek through the Mookambika Wildlife Sanctuary. Join an exciting community of photographers, travelers, and influencers for a 2-day, 2-night journey packed with fun, camping, and breathtaking sights. Experience the serene beauty of Kodachadri Peak, the 10th highest in the state, and immerse yourself in nature’s splendor on this thrilling Kodachadri trek from Bengaluru. Explore the historic Shivappanaika’s Fort and marvel at the stunning Idlumane Waterfalls on this action-packed adventure.
Journey to Kodachadri!
As the sun sets over Bangalore, our adventure begins as we head towards the Shivamogga District. We'll embark on a comfortable journey of 410 km in a Tempo Traveler or a Minibus with push-back seats, ensuring a smooth ride for our hikers.
We'll pick up our fellow explorers at the following locations
Note for the entire trip: The travel time may vary depending on the traffic and road conditions. Yet, we will make sure that we will cover all the places on the itinerary.
06:00 AM - 08:30 AM: Reach Homestay, freshen up, have breakfast, and explore the campsite
08:30 AM – 09:30 AM: From the campsite, we will start our hike to and reach Idlumane waterfalls (1 hour)
09:30 AM – 10:00 AM: Enjoy the stunning views of the waterfall
10:00 AM – 03:00 PM: Start the trek to and reach Kodachadri Peak. Have your packed lunch on the route to the top. (5 hours)
03:00 PM – 04:00 PM: Enjoy the serene beauty from the top of the mountains
04:00 PM – 06:30 PM: Descend to reach the homestay (2.5 hours)
06:30 PM: Enjoy the warmth of the campfire, sharing stories and experiences with fellow travelers. Dinner will be served and retire for the night
06:00 AM – 08:30 AM: Wake up, get ready, have breakfast and get into the vehicle
08:30 AM – 10:00 PM: Start to and reach Shivappanaika's Fort at Nagara
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM: Experience the awe-inspiring fort.
11:00 AM: Board the vehicle to reach Bengaluru
02:00 PM: Have Lunch*Self-Sponsored
08:00 PM: Reach Bengaluru
Drop-off Points: The drop-off points will be the same as the pick-up points to ensure convenience for all travelers. Please ensure you have all your belongings before leaving the vehicle.
🏡Once you’ve reached your drop-off point, it’s time to head home, take a well-deserved rest, and start planning your next adventure!
-Face Masks and Hand Sanitisers
-Xerox Copy of your Aadhar/Voter ID (Mandatorily required for permits)
-Small backpack to carry your essentials during the trek
-Water bottles – 1-2 (1 liter each)
-Lunch Box (to carry your packed lunch) and spoons
-Raincoat and Bag covers (in case of rain)
-A comfortable pair of shoes with a good grip for trekking
-An extra pair of socks
-Flip-flops for lazing around the campsite
-Torch/Headlamp (to walk around at night)
-Portable chargers for your electronics
-Extra pair of clothes to change into once wet
-Polybags to pack your wet clothes
-Eatables during the trek like Energy Booster, Tissues, Chocolates, Dry fruits, etc.
-Snacks for yourself
You will have to reach all the places on time as per the itinerary, by yourself. You will also need to synchronize your arrival times with the trek leader in case the Tripbae vehicle's journey experiences any delays. Other than that, accommodation, guidance, permits, and the rest which are mentioned in the included list are included.
Easy to Moderate
Yes, please call +91 991 662 7799 to book your tickets
50% of the entire charge including taxes
Your money will be refunded within 2-3 business days
You would be added to a WhatsApp group a day or two before the trip date where all the last-minute information is shared. An email is also sent including important information about the trip.
The trek lead. His/her phone number would be in the What’s App group you are added to.
The safety and security of women/girls are paramount to us. Hence, it's entirely safe for women/girls to participate in our treks and travels. Our trek leaders always accompany the group, offering constant assistance and direction. Our campsites are thoroughly secure and provide a safe lodging environment. In addition, our female trek leaders often join our treks.
Unfortunately, it's not feasible to reschedule your trek to a future date if you're unable to attend on the designated day, regardless of the circumstances (like family emergencies, health problems, or work commitments). However, if you have concerns about this policy, please don't hesitate to email us at [email protected], and our team will get in touch with you to discuss further.
Yes, solo travelers are more than welcome on our trips. The beauty of solo travel lies in the chance to connect with individuals from varied backgrounds. As the journey unfolds, unfamiliar faces become friends, cultivating a feeling of fellowship. Thus, we strongly encourage solo travelers to join our exciting ventures.
11 km in total (to and fro)
Kodachadri is in Shivamogga District.
September to May are the ideal months to go on the Kodachadri Trek. Avoid trekking during the peak monsoon season (June to August) as heavy rains can make the trails slippery and potentially dangerous.