Choose from 3 pick-up points: Swad E Punjab in HSR Layout at 22:15 hrs, New Shanti Sagar in Domlur at 22:45 hrs, St. Marks Cathedral in Ashok Nagar at 23:15 hrs. All points are accessible by local transport in Bangalore.
Embark on this night trek to the fortress hill of Skandagiri and catch an exceptionally beautiful sunrise in Bangalore. The trail takes you through the dry, rocky patches of the hill up to the sunrise point and the ancient fort atop the hill. On the way, you will pass Papagni Mutt, which is one of the oldest mutts of Karnataka and a few caves. If you are lucky, you will get to see a blanket of clouds expanding towards the horizons from the summit of the hill.
One of the most famous weekend destinations in the vicinity of Bangalore is Skandagiri Hill. It is a fortress hill which is also known as Kalavara Durga. It is located near Nandi Hills at an altitude of 4757 feet and is famous for its sunset point. The terrain of the hill is dry, mostly covered in bushes with patches of rocks. The trek is not challenging and is suitable for beginners.
Catch one of the most beautiful sunrises in Karnataka. | Summit to the old fortress of Kalavara Durga. | Trek through the night to reach the top of the Skandagiri Hill.
You will be picked up from the pick-up point at 22:15 hrs and driven to the base of Skandagiri Hill. Once there, you will have a brief campfire session after which you will begin your nigght trek to the hill top. Once at the top, you will explore the fortress and catch the sunrise.
Overnight at the Skandagiri peak.
No meals will be provided today.
No meals provided today.
For cancellations made more than 7 day before the start of the Skandagiri Night trek: 100% refund.
For cancellations made 3-6 days before the start of the Skandagiri Night trek: 50% refund.
For cancellations made less than 2 days before the start of the Skandagiri Night trek: No refund.
In case of no show: No refund.
All refunds will be processed after deducting a transaction fee of INR 200 per person. This fee is charged by The Great Next.
Travellers are required to adhere to instructions of the trek leader during the Skandagiri Night trek.
Travellers are requested to treat the local culture with respect and avoid littering, defacing property and monuments and causing general disturbance.
Consumption of alcohol, drugs, tobacco products and cigarettes is strictly prohibited during the Skandagiri Night trek.