The Bandipur National Park is located in the Bangalore Chamarajanagar district and is one of the country’s most known sanctuaries, protecting wildlife and highlighting the wonders of untainted nature. Various trekking opportunities exist in the region and there is quite a strong chance that you will get to see tigers in their natural habitat. At Thrillophilia we have researched some of the best trekking routes for all categories. You can have a glimpse and choose your next trekking route.
Bandipur Trekking Diversity
One of the most interesting parts of Bandipur trekking is the diversity offered. As opposed to other trekking destinations, here you can choose out of an interesting number of choices. You can experience 3 different types of treks that are sure to fulfill your personal tastes:
1. Trekking Bandipur Experience
If you are a person that loves nature and that wants to go on a trek that will pass through dense forests so that you can experience the wildlife there, this is a trek that you have to be on. We arrange both small group treks and large corporate outings in which we can include team building activities.
2. The Siddha Cave Adventurous Trekking Experience:
Siddha stands out as the largest of Nepal’s cave. It has a width of 10 meters and it spans on a length of almost 500 meters. This is a cave that has an interesting cathedral feel and you will feel astonished when you see the millions of bats. You should also include Patale Dwar in the trip and we can make arrangements with local guides to help you make the most of the experience.
3. The Ramkot Village Trekking Experience
At first glance people are not fascinated by the itinerary but trekking Bandipur is perfect for those that love culture and history. Go on the Ramkot trek to experience a part of the local customs, habitats and history that is usually hidden to tourists.
Three Extra Thrillophilia Recommended Treks Near Bangalore
Since you are in Bandipur, you can also arrange a trip that would include other trips close to Bangalore. We recommend the following unique experiences:
1. Skandagiri Trek :
Located right next to Nandi Hills at around 70 kilometers from Bangalore and near Chikkabalapur, the trek is moderately difficult. You will need to trek for around 3 to 4 hours until reaching the summit. The moonlight treks in the region are the ones that are the most popular at the moment.
2. Makalidurga Trek
The nature lover and the explorer can meet near Doddabalapur to experience a very interesting mixture of forest and steepness, all with a pinch of ruined fort. You will want to travel to the top of the hill so that you can see the wonderful view of the railway and the surrounding scenic landscape.
3. Jalamangala Trek:
This is a famous trek because of the Narayanagiri rocky hill. Its height is over 3800 feet and the piece de resistance is the Laxmi-Narayana temple. It is quite a tiring climb that is quite steep but the reward when you reach the top is a breathtaking view that will stay in your hearts forever.
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