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Looking For Some Trekking Weekend Getaway? We Have A List For You!

If you love trekking or are an adrenalin junkie and are looking for some fun activities to do this weekend then we have a list that has been curated just for you!

#1. Dudhsagar trek & Dandeli Rafting

Head out on an adventurous trek to Dudhsagar falls, located on the eastern hinges of Goa’s border. Dudhsagar Falls, also known as the ‘Sea of Milk’, is a four-tiered waterfall located on the Mandovi River in the exotic, fun-loving state of  Goa. The intimidating Dudhsagar Falls is amongst India’s tallest waterfalls with a height of 310m(1017 feet) and an average width of 30m (100 feet).

On your trek here, you will discover that the falls is located comfortably in the Bhagwan Mahaveer Sanctuary and Mollem National Park amongst the Western ghats and forms the border between Karnataka and Goa states. The area is surrounded by thick deciduous forests and has a rich and diverse bio-diversity that you can witness whilst on your exciting two-day trek.

#2. 25 km of Kayaking, riverside Camping & BBQ

Head out on an adventurous Kayaking in Shambavi, River Shambhavi is a small river around 60 km in length. It flows from east to west. It flows through a locally famous waterfall called Parpappadi falls near Nitte. After Parpappadi falls it travels around 50 km to meet the Arabian sea. The water level of the river is checked using several small dams.

Palimar dam is the last dam towards the west of the river. Shambhavi river has its origins at Kudremukh in Chikkamagaluru district of Karnataka, India. It merges with the Nandini River at Mulki, Karnataka before flowing to the Arabian Sea, south of Mulki town and north of Mangalore city. This river is the main source of water to many villages near the river.

#3. Gandikota camping, Belum Caves & Lepakshi visit

Gandikota is a village on the right bank of the river Pennar. The large granary, with a vaulted roof, is now used as watchman’s quarters. There is an old cannon lying in the fort. If you’re looking for quirky stay options and wish to sleep under the stars with the river gushing beside you, then camping at Gandikota is the perfect thing to do.

The Belum Caves is the largest and longest cave system open to the public on the Indian subcontinent. Belum is part of a larger complex of caves carved out of the limestone deposits in the Erramalai region.

#4. Gokarna trek & beach camping

Gokarna is a small temple town on the western coast of India in the Kumta taluk of Uttara Kannada district of the state of Karnataka. Gokarna is a temple town and a holiday destination. It is on what was once an unspoiled beach near the estuary of the river Aghanashini. Gokarna is the place where people all over the world come for the culture, beautiful beaches and peace.

The plethora of natural spectacle in Gokarna won’t be ending. Visit Mahabaleshwar temple on your trip in addition to your tour of Mirjan fort as well.

#5. Kedarkantha Trek

Kedarkantha Trek in Uttarakhand, head to the beautiful Himalayan mountains which offers full of excitement and quickly becoming the best tourist place in Uttarakhand. Trekking in India is the perfect option to spend a vacation in the lap of Himalaya. Grabbing the attention with a cracking view of the mountains and beautiful meadows, the Kedarkantha peak trek has one of the best campsites that comes first to mind when planning for the easy best winter trekking in Uttarakhand.

The trekking trail to Kedarkantha peak through the pine trees and snow-capped mountains. This best winter trek in Uttarakhand also offers a chance to experience the ancient villages of Garhwal range of mountains and their lifestyle and culture. This is one of the best winter treks in India. Kedarkantha trekking in India is the perfect option to spend a vacation in the lap of Himalaya.

Kedarkantha winter trek is one of the most loved attractions of the winter trek in Himalaya. And also, one can capture the most beautiful sights with the verdant valley and frozen lakes. Similarly, With the maximum height reaching 12500 feet. This winter trek is an easy to moderate level trek. And at the same time, Kedarkantha peak weekend trek known for providing a huge amount of snow that makes a trek exciting.

#6. Kodachadri trek

Brace yourself to find the breathtaking panoramic view of the Kodachadri Hills in Valur, Karnataka. The 1343 meter altitude where the hills are situated at has a dense forest around. Every year the peak is explored by thousands of people. Whet your stamina to climb the tricky terrains on this 2-day trekking trip from Bangalore and reach the top of the hill where you will be able to grasp the enormous stretches of the Western Ghats.

The plethora of natural spectacle in Kodachadri won’t be ending. Visit Hidlumane Waterfalls on your trip in addition to your tour of Nagara fort as well.

#7. Kodaikanal Trek & Camping

Kodaikanal is a city near Palani in the hills of the Dindigul district in the state of Tamil Nadu, India. Kodaikanal is referred to as the “Princess of Hill stations” and has a long history as a retreat and popular tourist destination. Kodaikanal Main Town covered with mist. Kodaikanal was established in 1845 as a refuge from the high temperatures and tropical diseases of the plains.

Much of the local economy is based on the hospitality industry serving tourism. Kodaikanal is at the crown of the Palani Hills and is effectively surrounded and protected by thick forests.

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#8. Kudremukh trek

Head out for an amazing trekking expedition at KUDREMUKH in South Karnataka which stands tall at a height of 1894 meters. The name Kudremukh literally means ‘horse-face’ (Kannada) and refers to a particularly picturesque view of a side of the mountain that resembles a horse’s face Known as a paradise of trekkers, the peak offers plenty of mind-blowing sights in the surrounding including the captivating sunset.

Tie your shoelaces tight before you trek through the thick forests, green meadows, water streams and valleys. Kudremukh receives an average annual rainfall of 7000 mm, largely due to the forest types of mainly evergreen vegetation that can be found here.

#9. Kumaraparvatha trek

Brace yourself to find the breathtaking panoramic view of the Kumaraparvatha. The 1712 meter altitude where the hills are situated at has a dense forest around. Every year the peak is explored by thousands of people.

#10. Ramanagar trek, kayaking & activities

Ramanagara is approximately 50 km southwest of Bangalore. It has an average elevation of 747 metres (2450 feet). Ramanagara is famous for the huge rocky outcroppings.
This region has several tall granitic hills which are famous for many short rock climbs, typically 1 to 2 pitches in length. Grades vary from 5.8 American to 5.11 American. It is home to some of the world’s oldest granite outcrops.
Ramdevarabetta showing the cave entrances made for the film Passage to India Another well-known hill is Ramadevarabetta.

Now that you have a list, do not delay the trek anymore. Go ahead and start booking a fun weekend.

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