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  • Trip introduction

    This easy night trek takes you to a hill top near Ravugodlu village on the outskirts of Bangalore. It is a 3 km hike from the base through forested trails and patches of rocky terrain. At the summit, you can relax and tuck into sleeping bags around a campfire. You’ll wake up to the first views of the sunrise that bathes the underlying village in a golden hue. After you descend, you'll go for an exciting round of go-karting before you head back to the city. It is the perfect weekend plan for a group of friends looking for an adventurous getaway not far from the city.

    NOTE: Sleeping bags will be handed out at the start of the trek, and each participant will have to carry their own.

    Destination

    Ravugodlu hill is located in Ravugodlu village near Somanahalli on Bangalore-Kanakapura road. Its a great weekend getaway from Bangalore that is just 40 kms drive and offers a spectacular forest view of Bannerghatta. You'll get a unique glimpse at simple village life as dawn breaks and the cocks begin to crow and villagers go about their daily routine.

    Destination highlights

    Do a fun night trek close to Bangalore. | Go to sleep around a campfire, under starlit skies. | Soak in the views of a gorgeous sunrise over the Banneraghatta forest | Enjoy an exciting, 3 lap session of go-karting.

    Trip details
  • Day 1 of Ravugodlu night trek: Drive to Ravugodlu

    You will be picked up from the scheduled pick-up points in Bangalore, starting 21:30 hours and then driven to Ravugodlu village which is at the base of the hill. It is a 40 kms drive and you will reach the start point of the trek by 00:00 hrs.

    You'll be picked up from the scheduled pick-up points and driven from Bangalore to Ravugodlu. Do carry a light shawl or jacket to stay warm, and some light snacks and a small bottle of water for a comfortable journey.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Bangalore

    Ravugodlu

    05:30 AM

    Food

    No meals will be provided today.

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    Day 2 of Ravugodlu night trek: Night trek and Go-karting!
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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made 0-24 hours before the departure date of the Ravugodlu night trek: No refund.

    For cancellations made 24 hrs or more before the departure date of the Ravugodlu night trek: 90% of trip cost minus any transaction charges will be refunded.

    For no show, due to any reasons, including personal reasons, miscommunication with booking website/operator: No refund.

    For changes in itinerary during the Ravugodlu night trek due to unforeseen conditions: Alternate feasible activity will be provided, but no refund will be given.

    If the Ravugodlu night trek is cancelled by the operator due to weather changes, wildlife movements or permission issues before the departure: 100% refund will be given.

    Rules on trip

    Smoking or consumption of alcohol or any drugs is strictly prohibited on the Ravugodlu night trek.

    A strict no littering policy must be followed by all participants.

    Participants consuming alcohol, misbehaving or causing delays will be immediately banned from the rest of the Ravugodlu night trek. Their return costs will be at their own expense and no refunds will be given in such a case.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    The operator will not be responsible for any loss including damage to property, injury or death of a person during the Ravugodlu night trek.

    No insurance is included in the trip cost.

    In case of damage or loss of any of the equipment or items of the operator, the responsible traveller has to bear the cost.

    There are designated pick up and drop points for the Ravugodlu night trek. Please make your own arrangements for transport to the specified pick-up point accordingly.

    The transport for all trips is organized by third party transport agency and is not under the control of the operator. Participants are requested to co-operate in case of minor delay in pick-ups and drops, if any.

    NOTE: These are the pick up points for the Ravugodlu night trek: Marathahalli, near Kalamandir (21:30 hrs); Silk Board bus stop opposite Pizza Hut (22:00 hrs); BTM, Udupi Garden bus stop opposite A2B (22:15 hrs); Banashankari bus stop (22:35 hrs); RR Nagar, Gopalan Arcade, Mysore Road (23:00 hrs).
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  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • Transport from Bangalore to Ravugodlu and back

    • Guide for adventure activities
    • Sleeping bags
    • Campfire
    • Breakfast on day 2
    • One 3-lap go-karting session
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Insurance

    • Personal expenses including telephone calls, meals on transit, tips, etc.
    • Additional costs incurred due to weather or other unforeseen situations
    • Anything not mentioned in inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • A pair of quick dry trousers/ track pants
    • Long-sleeved shirt or t-shirt
    • Warm fleece jacket/ sweater
    • Raincoat or poncho
    • Sunhat
    • Comfortable trekking/hiking shoes
    • Not to wear - Expensive jewellery
    • Wrist watches
    • Expensive electronic gear
    • Suitcases, trolleys or any other hard luggage

    What not to Wear

    • Loose clothing that will tangle around you while swimming
    • Restrictive clothing
    • Flip-flops

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Transportation by private vehicle from Bangalore to Ravugodlu and back
    • Sleeping bags
    • Campfire
    • All go karting equipment and safety gear

    You need to get

    • Backpack with rain cover
    • Raincoat or poncho
    • Sturdy water bottle
    • Energy bars
    • Torch/headlamp with extra batteries
    • Personal toiletries
    • Personal first-aid kit
    • Camera (if you like; with batteries fully charged)
    • Sunglasses
    • Keep a few poly bags handy for your belongings in case of heavy rain
    • Lightweight floaters/sandals
    • Extra pair of clothes
    • Relispray
    • Dettol solution
    • Insect repellent

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry specific personal or prescribed medication, personal first-aid kit.