Located 80 km from Shimoga and around 20 km from Thirthahalli, the Kundadri Peak is known for its pristine beauty. Comprising of easy terrains, the main highlight of this trek is a 17th century Jain Temple located at the Kundadri hilltop and a visit to the Sharawathi backwaters. This trek would cover around 14km within 6 hours over two days.
After a late night journey at 10pm from Bangalore, arrive in Shimoga and check-in into a hotel early in the morning. Post breakfast, start trekking towards the Kundadri Peak around 8am and enjoy the spectacular views of the surroundings. Visit the historic Jain Temple near the peak and reach a nearby campsite for an overnight stay.
Next morning, start the trek back to the basecamp at around 8am, visit the Sharawathi backwaters and arrive at the campsite. After breakfast, mark the end of this trek with your onward journey towards Bangalore.
Duration: This trek would cover around 14km within 6 hours over two days
Difficulty Level: Easy