The pick-up schedule begins in Marathahalli at 21:30 hrs, and goes on to five other pick-up points. Please find the closest pick-up spot to you from the'Additional Instructions' section.
Summit the highest peak in Karnataka, Mullayanagiri, trekking along a serpentine forest trail, through coffee estates and lush meadows. Explore a small temple and ancient caves that are perched on the peak of this misty mountain and take a splash in the Buttermilk Falls on your way down. You’ll negotiate a steep climb and rough edges to Bababundagiri and soak in mesmerising views from this hill top. You will sleep in comfortable homestays and also chance upon a visit to the Belur Temple. This moderate trek is most ideal for someone seeking an adventurous getaway with gorgeous views of the best hills in the southern Sahyadris.
Mullayanagiri mountain lies in Chikmagalur about 280 kms from Bangalore. The mountain is part of the Baba Budangiri range and there are 3 caves in Baba Budangiri that are considered holy and revered by both Hindus and Muslims alike. The trail goes through the forested Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary, which is home to elephants, tigers and leopards. En route, you'll pass waterfalls and vast meadows, and enjoy misty mornings and starry nights.
Trek to an altitude of 6330 feet to the highest mountain in Karnataka. | Take a splash in the cascading Buttermilk Falls. | Stay in local homestays and experience their lifestyle.
You will be picked up from the specified pick-up points in Bangalore by 21:30 and will have an overnight journey to Chikamagalur, the base of Mullayanagiri. It is 242 kms from Bangalore and you will reach your homestay at 05:00 hours.
Overnight in bus.
You'll board the bus at about 21:30 hrs, and will reach Chikamagalur by 05:00 hrs. Try and catch some sleep on the bus. You will check into a homestay on arrival to freshen up and have breakfast etc.
No meals will be provided today
For cancellations made 0-24 hours before the departure date of the Mullayanagiri trek: No refund.
For cancellations made 24 hours or more before the departure date of the Mullayanagiri trek: 90% of the trip cost minus any transaction charges will be refunded.
In case of unforeseen conditions during the Mullayanagiri trek, alternate feasible activity will be provided. However, no refund is provided.
If the Mullayanagiri night trek is cancelled by the operator anytime before to start of event, full refund will be given.
No refund will be given for participant's unavailability; due to personal reasons or miscommunication with booking website or operator or lack of pickup information.
Smoking or consumption of alcohol or any drugs is strictly prohibited on the Mullayanagiri 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 Mullayanagiri trek. Their return costs will be at their own expense and no refunds will be given in such a case.