Kodachadri Trek

3399

Bangalore

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Brief Description

Kodachadri Peak boasts of lush green forests on its summit. The peak also holds the distinction of being a Natural Heritage sight as declared by the government of Karnataka. Nestled among the Western Ghats of Karnataka, Kodachadri is located at 1,343 meters above sea level. Laden with forests, refreshing waterfalls, gorgeous jungle trails and picturesque landscapes, it’s easy to fall in love with this trek.The name of Kodachadri is derived from the words Kodacha and Adri, which in the local language means home of the hill of jasmine flowers. The peak of Kodachadri is perfect canvas like backdrop to the famous Mookambika Temple and also the Mookambika National Park. Being in the heart of this national Park, there are various opportunities to view wildlife for trekking enthusiasts. The peak is home to a stunning range of Biodiversity such as Malabar Langoor, Malabar Pied Hornbill and Indian Rock Python among many others. Your adventure to the hill of jasmine flowers awaits.

Why Bikat?

  • Learning Experience: We do not just focus on completing the trek but also help you develop basic trekking skills like:
    • Packing a rucksack
    • Morning Yoga & Evening stretching
    • Ascend and Descend on a mountain trail
  • Loyalty Programs: Join Bikat community and enjoy benefits of our vouchers and referral programs.
  • Personalized attention: We have small batch size (max. 15) on all our batches to enable individual focus and monitoring.
  • Best Expedition Leaders, mountaineering course qualifies and certified in first aid
  • Safety norms: We have mapped every region with an emergency evacuation plan and safety protocols. We carry an extensive first-aid kit.

Itinerary

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1 Day 1
Day 1: Drive from Bangalore to Sampikatte- 400 Kms
2 Day 2
Day 2: Trek starts from Sampikatte Village approx trek distance 15 Kms one way.
3 Day 3
Day 3: Drive to near by fort and head back to Bangalore- 400 Kms.

Frequently Asked Questions

Eligibility: Is this trek good for me?

Anyone who is new to the trekking and wants to venture into the experience should begin with this trek. This is a perfect trek for the people who want to peek into the world of Western Ghats. The trek provides a first-hand experience of mountain trekking and camping in the wilderness.

Eligibility: Experience required

Since it is a beginner’s trek, you need no special prior experience. Although one is required to have mental preparedness and stamina before he begins the trek. Running exercise is recommended.

Eligibility: Fitness benchmark

1. Jog/Run for 3 Kms in 30 mins and
2. Hold your breath for 20 seconds
If you are not meeting these benchmarks, please use the preparation schedule to improve your fitness till you achieve the above benchmarks.

Eligibility: Requisite skills

1. How to choose a right rucksack: It is essential that you choose a right rucksack for the trek since you are going to carry it all the time while trekking. Make sure you don’t make these common mistakes while buying a rucksack.
2. How to pack a rucksack: Trekking in mountains become more fun when your rucksack is well-organized. It also makes it easier for you to carry without being much load on your shoulders. Follow the guidelines on how to pack a rucksack.

Packing List: What to pack



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Packing List: How should I pack my rucksack?

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Terms & Conditions

What's Included

  • Food as per menu on the trek (Starting Breakfast on Day 1)
  • Forest Permits/Camping Charges , if any (Upto the amount charged for Indian nationals)
  • Safety Equipment
  • Trek guide, cook, helpers.
  • Services of a Trek Leader
  • Transportation from Bangalore to Bangalore
  • Home stays

What's not Included

  • Meals during road journeys
  • Cost of any kind of travel insurance
  • Any expense of personal nature
  • Any expense not specified in the inclusion list
  • Portage of personal rucksacks

Cancellation Policy

Cash Refund
  • Cancellations up to 30 days prior to departure date - 5% deduction
  • Between 30 days to 15 days prior to departure - 50% deduction
  • Less than 15 days of departure - No Cash Refund
Voucher Refund
  • Cancellations up to 5 days prior to departure date - No deduction
  • Cencellations within 5 days prior to departure - No Refund
*Cash refund is applicable only in case of bookings made without using any promotional offer code or vouchers.
*Please note that this is only a brief of cancellation terms. For finer details please refer Detailed Cancellation Policy

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