About Kunti Betta
As the name suggests, Kunti Betta is a hill in the ancient town of Pandavapura and is a famous destination among the trekkers. It is ideally a 3 hours trek to reach an elevation of 2882 meters.
The mythological significance of the place recites stories of Kunti and Pandavas who are said to have taken abode at these hillocks during their period of exile. It is suggested to indulge in a night trekking expedition as the place boasts of a decent population of fireflies which are on the verge of extinction today.
From trekking and rock climbing on the rocky terrain of the hills to swimming and kayaking in the refreshing water of Thonnur lake, Kunti Betta is one of the best places to visit near Bangalore that is hard to miss by the adventure enthusiasts and nature lovers.
Location: SH 19, Pandavapura, Karnataka 571434
Best Time to Visit: October to March.
Price: Night trek starts from Rs 1349
Timings: 24 hours.
Average time required to visit the place: A day or two.
Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus stand: Around 125 KM.