Jog Falls Trek (Ex Mumbai)
Shimoga, Karnataka, India
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2017
Sat, 29 Jul, 2017
24
Sat, 02 Sep, 2017
24
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  • 4
  • Duration in Days
  • 24
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    Group Size
  • 16
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    years
Date
Seats
2017
Sat, 29 Jul, 2017
24
Sat, 02 Sep, 2017
24
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  • Trip introduction

    The second highest waterfall in India, Jog Falls in Karnataka is a divine sight during monsoons. The gushing white water cascades down from approximately 800 feet during the rains, sending a spray up in all directions. The trek to Jog falls is a fun, slippery adventure, taking you down 1,388 stairs to the base of the Jog Falls. From here, you'll crane your neck to look up at the frothing splendour of the waterfalls. You'll also attend the famous sound and light show here. This rain-drenched adventure is a spectacular adventure from July to September!

    Destination

    The Jog Falls is the second highest waterfall in India located in Shimoga district of Karnataka. An amalgamation of four different falls, it is formed over the famous north Karnataka river called Sharavathi River. The water falls from a height of 830 feet making it the second-highest plunge waterfall after Nokhalikai Falls in Meghalaya. You will trek through a lush green trail to the waterfalls, where you'll find plenty of spots that are great for photography and you can get a panoramic view of the all the four waterfalls.

    Destination highlights

    • Get a panoramic view of the second-highest plunge waterfall – Jog Falls.
    • Negotiate your way down 1,388 stairs to the base of the waterfall.

    Fine print

    Rules on the trip

    Smoking cigarettes, chewing tobacco or consuming alcohol is strictly prohibited on the Jog Falls Trek.

    You must stick with your group at all times.

    No damage should be inflicted on monuments or natural environments.

    You must adhere to the instructions of the trek leader at all times during the Jog Falls Trek.

    Taking photos or selfies near the edges of cliffs is not allowed.

    Participants are requested to carry trash back to the city and dispose of it in dustbins.

    Cancellation policy

    If cancellation is done 10 days or more before the start of the Jog Falls Trek: 75% will be refunded.

    If cancellation is done 5-10 days prior to the start of the Jog Falls Trek: 50% will be refunded.

    If the cancellation is done 0-5 days before the start of the Jog Falls Trek: No refund.

    No show: No refund.

    If you wish to transfer your booking to someone else, or reschedule to another date, the cancellation policy will apply, and only the applicable refund amount will be transferred or rescheduled.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    In case of injury, damage to self or property or death, Travel Trikon cannot be held responsible.

    Adventure activity is arranged considering normal weather. In case of cancellation of the Jog Falls trek due to reasons beyond control such as natural calamities, riots, political uncertainty, public transport failure etc, refund shall be payable with respect to the given to refund policy.

    There will be no refunds or discounts given for services unused or missed due to traveller's own fault, negligence or breach of terms.

    Trip details

    Pick up point
    CST Station, Mumbai
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    Drop off point
    LTT Station, Mumbai
    Mode of transport
    Private non-A/C bus
    Start point
    Bhatkal Station
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    End point
    Honnavar Station
    Time of departure
    10:00 PM
    Time of return
    07:00 PM

    Activity Details

    Total trekking time
    4 hrs
    Total distance covered
    8 kms
    Start point elevation
    900 feet
    Maximum elevation
    1520 feet
    Minimum elevation
    900 feet
    Average per day distance
    8 kms
  • Day 1 of the Jog Falls Trek: Depart from Mumbai

    Meet the team at CST station by 22:00 hours. You'll board the overnight train to Bhatkal from here. Overnight in train.

    Day 2 of the Jog Falls Trek: Bhatkal

    You'll wake up on the train, and will reach Bhatkal by about noon. From here, you'll be picked up and driven to a homestay which is about 2 hours away. Eat a late lunch an freshen up, and then head out to explore. You'll get to see the area around Jog Falls, and will head to the venue of the sound and light show by 19:00 hrs. After that, you'll return for dinner by 21:00 hrs, and then head to bed. Get a good night's sleep, because you have a big day tomorrow. Overnight at the homestay.

    Day 3 of the Jog Falls Trek: Trek to Jog Falls base

    Today is the day to visit Jog Falls, so it starts early. You'll wake up at 06:00 in the morning, and eat a big breakfast. After that, by about 08:00 hrs, you'll set off to Jog Falls. You will descend 1400 steps to the base, where you can spend some time exploring and taking photographs, before it's time to head back up again. You'll return in time to eat lunch, and then depart for Honnavar station in time to catch the 16:28 hrs train to Mumbai. Overnight in train.

    Day 4 of the Jog Falls Trek: Arrive in Mumbai

    The train will arrive at Thane Station by about 05:53 hrs in the morning, and will reach LTT Station by 06:35 hrs. Trip ends here.

    Day 1 - Milestone

    Start point
    CST Station, Mumbai
    End point
    Bhatkal Station, Karnataka
    Day start time
    10:00 PM

    Day 2 - Milestone

    Start point
    Bhatkal
    End point
    Bhatkal
    Day start time
    12:00 PM

    Day 3 - Milestone

    Start point
    Bhatkal
    End point
    Honnavar Station
    Day start time
    06:00 AM
    Trekking distance
    8 kms
    Trekking time
    4 hrs

    Day 4 - Milestone

    Start point
    Mumbai
    End point
    Mumbai
    Day start time
    06:00 AM
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  • Includes / Excludes

      Includes
    • Transport from Mumbai to Mumbai by non-AC sleeper train
    • Local transport at Jog Falls
    • Trek guide and expertise
    • Triple/ quadruple sharing accomodation in homestays
    • Lunch and dinner on Day 2; breakfast and lunch on Day 3
    • All applicable taxes
      Excludes
    • Meals during transit
    • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions
    • Any kind of insurance
    • Personal expenses such as soft drinks, extra snacks, etc

    What to Wear

      What to Wear
    • Raincoat
    • Comfortable trekking clothing, long sleeved t-shirt and synthetic trekking pants
    • Trekking shoes with good grip
    • Socks
    • Cap
    • Sunglasses
    • Scarf
    • 1 pair of extra clothes
      What not to Wear
    • Expensive jewellery or watches
    • Slippers or sandals
    • Sling bags

    Equipment / Gear

      We Provide
    • Local transport at Jog Falls
    • First aid kit
      You need to get
    • ID card
    • 2 ltrs water bottle
    • Camera with charged batteries
    • Enerzyl powder or Glucon D powder
    • Extra snacks and biscuits
    • Clean napkin or small towel
    • Haversack or backpack with raincover
    • Hand sanitizer
    • Torch
    • Personal toiletries
    • Raincoat or poncho

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry specific personal or prescribed medication, personal first-aid kit.
  • Day 1 of the Jog Falls Trek: Depart from Mumbai

    Overnight in train

    Tonight you'll spend the night in the train. Do carry some snacks and a small water bottle for the journey. Carry a shawl or bedsheet to stay warm and comfortable as you sleep. There are no meals provided today.

    Day 2 of the Jog Falls Trek: Bhatkal

    Overnight in homestays

    You will be staying at homestays on triple/ quadruple sharing. Today's package includes lunch and dinner at the homestay.

    Day 3 of the Jog Falls Trek: Trek to Jog Falls base

    Overnight in train

    You will be provided breakfast and lunch at the homestay. You will board an overnight train back to Mumbai by 16:28 hours.

    Day 4 of the Jog Falls Trek: Arrive in Mumbai

    Your trip ends here

    You will be spending the night on the train, and will arrive at Thane Station at 05:53 hrs, and at LTT Station by 06:35 hrs. Trip ends here.

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