Chikmagalur, an ideal spot to treat nature lovers with charming scenic beauty and a wide variety of flora and fauna. The location is blessed with the picturesque beauty of the misty hills, coffee plantations and lush meadows that lets you experience a perfect getaway from the hustle and bustle of the city life. Besides Chikmagalur provides with a great scope of indulging into delightful weekend special activities along with soothing plantation walks with your near and dear ones.
About the Activity: Long Weekend Special Trip in Chikmagalur lets you explore the set of delightful activities for the best monsoon weekend experience. Experience a comfortable pick up from the mentioned pick up locations and start your adventurous trekking journey towards Mullayanagiri peak which is the highest peak of Karnataka. You also get to experience the picturesque view of the natural scenic beauty of the location and grasp the glory of Jhari Falls accompanied by a jeep ride.
Long Weekend Special Trip in Chikmagalur also includes a fun-filled journey to Datta Peeta hills, known as Baba Budan Giri hills and other delightful experiences such as Sightseeing Tour, Walk-in Coffee plantation, and Wine tasting. The package inclusive of other outdoor slush games and required permission from the Forest Department is sure to deliver everlasting memories to you and your loved ones.
The activities that the package includes are performed with the assistance of experienced guides. You are provided with maximum comfort and delight with the help of storytellers cum guides who let you learn the different aspects of each spot during the Sightseeing activity. The Sightseeing tour lets you visit the famous spots named as Sitalayyanagiri Temple, Hebbe falls, Honnammana Halla Waterfalls, Shooting Point, Z point, Kavikal Gandi, Hirekolale Lake, and Gandhi Park and have self-sponsored lunch anywhere during the trip.
This package is devised specially for monsoon season and delivering the adventure lovers with optimum safety measures and shaded camping experience. The series ensures hassle-free as well as splendid monsoon adventurous experience with comfort, delight, and maximum protection from the rain
You can also avail the opportunity of experiencing a self-sponsored White Water River Rafting Activity which would be performed with the assistance of experienced guides. You can enjoy this activity on the last day of your trip and with the accomplishment of the task, you head back towards Bangalore with endless memories.
Pick-up Locations: 07:15 PM: Baroda Bank, Koramangala 08:00 PM: New Shanti Nagar hotel 08:30 PM: (Hard rock cafe) MG road
Meals: The Long Weekend Special Trip in Chikmagalur lets you grab three breakfasts (Veg), One lunch on peak, and One dinner (Veg and Non-Veg) along with Wine and Barbecue snacks (250 GM- Veg/non-veg).
Stay: The Long Weekend Special Trip in Chikmagalur includes the provision for a warm stay with the availability of both tent and cottage accommodation. The package takes keen care in providing waterproof tents and shaded camping experience to you. You can be reluctant about staying dry in this monsoon season and enjoy quality time with your loved ones.
Stay Sharing Availability: 12 Cottages: 4 Sharing Each 15 Tents: 3/2 sharing (In temporary shades)
How to reach? The pick-up points as mentioned above can be reached comfortably with the help of convenient public and private transportation.
Day 1 -
Get picked up on Friday night from different spots at a different time and start your overnight journey until the campsite/homestay around 07:00 am on Saturday, the day of adventure, you will reach the homestays for freshen-up and have breakfast.
Start your Journey to Mullayanagiri peak. The highest peak of Karnataka, once you reach the top, have packed lunch and enjoy the panoramic view. Then commence your journey to one of the most beautiful falls Jhari Falls.
Start the onwards journey to Datta Peeta hills also knowns as Baba Budan Giri hills.
Come back to homestay freshen up and enjoy your time with tea and snacks.
You can also enjoy amenities at the campsite which is equipped with various indoor and outdoor games with Wine tasting nearby.
Have dinner and get ready for the bonfire, Barbecue snacks, and some music. Make friends for life and later retire for the day with a relaxed soul.
Day 2 -
Around 9 AM: Start sightseeing and visit the famous spots of Chikmagalur such as Sitalayyanagiri Temple, Hebbe falls, Honnammana Halla Waterfalls, Shooting Point, Z point, Kavikal Gandi, Hirekolale Lake, and Gandhi Park.
After the delightful sightseeing tour, you can grab a self-sponsored lunch anywhere during the trip.
At 4:30 PM: Reach homestay back and Relax, freshen up and enjoy the campfire with light music.
Later, at night savour on a delicious dinner along with barbeque and wine sessions.
Day 3 -
Wake up early in the morning.
Freshen up yourself and grab a delicious breakfast.
Start your journey towards Bangalore (After white water rafting activity- If availed)
Stay in 12 Cottages (4 Sharing Each) and 15 Tents (3/2 sharing in temporary shades) on a minimum triple sharing basis and separate rooms for boys and girls.
1 Dinner (Veg/Non-veg)
Barbecue snacks(250 GM- Veg/non veg)
Local Chikmagalur wine experience
Outdoor slush games
Coffee plantation walk
Permission from Forest Dept
Local and experienced guides and trek facilitators
Outdoor Slush Games
First aid kit
Bon-fire, and Barbecue snacks (veg/non-veg)
Walk-in Coffee plantation
Pick up and drop from Bangalore
Jhari Waterfall Jeep Ride
Pick up timings from Banglore are:
07:15 PM: Baroda Bank, Koramangala
08:00 PM: New Shanti Nagar hotel
08:30 PM: (Hard rock café) MG road
Things To Carry
Two liters of water bottle
Raincoat (if in case it rains)
A cap / Sunglasses to avoid direct Sun
Personal medical kit / Medications (if any)
Good Traction Shoes
Extra trousers and inner wears
Cargo/track pants -2
Shoes and Socks
Personal medication kit
Keep the surroundings clean.
Pick up and drop from Bangalore in a vehicle and the type of vehicle depends on the size of the group.
This is a group tour
If cancellations are made 30 days before the start date of the trip, 25% of the total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
If cancellations are made 15-30 days before the start date of the trip, 50% of the total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
If cancellations are made within 0-15 days before the start date of the trip, 100% of the total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
In case of unforeseen weather conditions or government restrictions, certain activities may be canceled and in such cases, the operator will try his best to provide an alternate feasible activity. However, no refund will be provided for the same.
The applicable refund amount will be processed within 10 business days
The customer receives a confirmation voucher via email within 24 hours of successful booking
In case the preferred slots are unavailable, an alternate schedule of the customer’s preference will be arranged and a new confirmation voucher will be sent via email.
Alternatively, the customer may choose to cancel their booking and a full refund will be processed.