The Savandurga hill, with its enormous boulders and ridges, offers an adventurous trekking and climbing experience. The Savandurga is beset by two hills, Karigudda and Biligudda. The hill stands tall in the Deccan plateau and is a rich source of peninsular gneiss, granites, basic dykes.
With the Savandurga Trek, you will enjoy a great walk in between the scenic and exciting environs. Bustling with lush green flora and quite a wide range of fauna, this destination is quite a popular one with all the zealous trekkers and outdoor lovers. On reaching the Savandurga hilltop, savor the delicious lunch and to that feel-good factor!
Pickup at Office - 91 springboard JP Nagar
02:30 AM: Reach Savandurga base.
Start the trek after a small briefing
Savandurga (Kannada: ಸಾವನದುರ್ಗ) is a hill 60 km west of Bengaluru (Karnataka, India) off the Magadi road in India. The hill is considered to be among the largest monolith hills in Asia. The hill rises to 1226 m above mean sea level and forms a part of the Deccan plateau. It consists of peninsular gneiss, granites, basic dykes and laterites. The Arkavathi river passes nearby through the Thippagondanahalli reservoir and on towards Manchanabele dam. The Savandurga hills are frequented by pilgrims who come to visit the Savandi Veerabhadreshwara Swamy and Narasimha Swamy temple situated at the foothills. Rock climbers, cave explorers and adventurers are among others who frequent the locale. Nearby Manchanabele Dam is a nice place for water sports.
DISTANCE FROM BANGALORE: 75 km
TREK LEVEL: Moderate
HIKE DISTANCE: 6km Approx.
TRAIL TYPE : Rocky Terrain with Steep Inclinations
03:00 AM: Start the hike to peak Savandurga.
04:30 AM: Reach the top of Savandurga and chill around the campfire and enjoy the sunrise.
07:00 AM: After the sunrise, descend back towards the base point
07:30 AM Head to Ramanagara campsite for breakfast
08:30 AM: Have breakfast lakeside.
Reach Bangalore at 12:30 PM