Dudhsagar Falls Trek

Dudhsagar Falls Trek

Goa - Karnataka 2 Days

Easy

11 KM

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Goa to Bangalore

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Brief Heading

The Dudhsagar falls is around 60 km from Panaji, which is the capital of Goa. These waterfalls are a sight that you cannot miss. The water falls from a height of 310 m and it looks mesmerizing. The trail of this trek is through the Mahavir Wildlife sanctuary and has the river Mandovi flowing alongside it. Unlike any other trek, you cross railway tracks to reach the waterfall. The Dudhsagar trek takes 2 days to complete and it starts from Castle Rock. Take a refreshing dip in the Dudhsagar waterfalls and enjoy the fruits of your toil at the end of the trek.



Itinerary

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Day 1

Day 1 - Castle Rock Station To Dudhsagar Waterfalls

Castle Rock can be reached by taxi or train from Panaji, Goa. This trek starts at the Castle Rock station from where you start walking along the railway tracks. You will pass through many small waterfalls and a dense forest cover of the Mahavir Wildlife Sanctuary. It will take around 7 hours to reach the Dudhsagar falls. Reach the falls by late afternoon and take a refreshing dip. You can camp here for the night.


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Day 2

Day 2 - Dudhsagar Falls to Bangalore

Start early after having breakfast and retrace your steps from where you started, it will take 5 hours to traverse this distance. Once at the Castle Rock station, you can board trains to Panaji or Bangalore.



Frequently Asked Questions

Pick your question

Eligibility: Is this trek good for me?

This trek is good for beginners as well as experienced trekkers as it is quite different from a usual trek.

Eligibility: Experience required

No prior experience required to do this trek.

About the activity: Why should I go for this trek?

The Dudhsagar Falls trek is unlike any other trek. You walk along the railway tracks, dense forests, and rocky patches. The Dudhsagar waterfalls are also a sight that one must not miss.

Best Season: What are the best months to visit this trek?

The monsoon months from May to August are the best time to do this trek.

Nearby attraction: What are the nearby attractions that I can explore?

You can go to Goa, as Panaji is just 60 Km away.

Eligibility: Is this trek good for me?

The trek is good for Beginners as well as experienced trekkers. It is the perfect trek from Goa or Karnataka.

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.

About the activity: Why should I go for this trek?

Dudhsagar Falls Trek

Dudhsagar Falls is the largest and the highest waterfall of Goa. It is a four-tiered waterfall located on the Mandovi river at the Goa and Karnataka border. This trek is the best way to get a unique experience of the majestic Dudhsagar Falls.

Packing List: What to pack

Carry a backpack with rain cover, good trekking shoes, water bottles, quick dry clothes, trekking pole (optional)

Connectivity: How to Reach the base of the trek & how to go back from the end point?

The base of the trek is the Castle Rock station which can be reached by taking trains from either Panaji, Goa or Bangalore, Karnataka. The Castle Rock station is at a distance of 30km from Panaji which can be reached by taxi as well

Connectivity: What is the cellular network connectivity for this trek?

There is a lack of proper to almost no cellular network beyond Castle Rock

Nearby attraction: What are the nearby attractions that I can explore?

The Mahavir Wildlife sanctuary is a popular attraction along with the pretty villages of Collem and Malconda. Panaji, being the capital is at a distance of 30km gives you access to an array of beautiful beaches.

Accommodation type: What will be the accommodation type in this trek?

You can find accommodation in Castle Rock as well as camp near Dudhsagar Falls.

Weather conditions: What will the temperatures be like during this trek?

Summers and hot and humid. Monsoon season receives significant rainfall.

Weather conditions: When will there be snow on this trek?

There will be no snow on this trek


Why Bikat

Learning Experience
  • We are an Adventure Learning Organisation first.
  • We want you to not just complete a trek safely but also pick up some basic trekking knowledge and skills along the way.
  • To achieve this we have integrated learning modules into our itineraries.
  • These modules will help you build the necessary skills to progress from trekking to mountaineering over time.
Loyality Programs

Our community is an integral part of us and we take pride in our trekkers and climbers. When you complete at least three days on any trek or expedition with us, you become eligible for our membership and referral programs.

  • Currently we have three levels:
  • Basic Membership
  • Summiteer Membership
  • Leader Membership
Personalized Attention
  • Our group sizes on treks don’t exceed 15 members in order to maintain a healthy Participants : Leader Ratio of 8:1.
  • Over time we have found this number to be optimum when it comes to ensuring personalised attention to every member of our group.
  • On mountaineering expeditions this number is even smaller. Our group sizes are capped at 12 members ensuring a Participants : HAP Ratio of 2:1.
Best Expedition Leaders
  • Our Expedition leaders are advanced mountaineering course qualified, specially trained in rescue procedures from NIM and certified first-aid responders.
  • Even our local guides are certified first-aid responders.
Eco-friendly Practices
  • Group sizes are capped at 15 people.
  • Batch sizes are capped at 250 people per trail per season.
  • We follow a rolling campsite model.
  • We are constantly exploring and introducing new trails to reduce the burden on existing ones.
Safety

For us, a successful summit is not about reaching the highest point of a mountain but about making it safely back to base.

  • To ensure this:
  • Every region of ours is mapped with an emergency evacuation plan.
  • The equipment we use is UIAA certified.
  • Our trek leaders are AMC certified with specialisation in rescue procedures.
  • Our support staffs are trained in first aid as well.

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