Rafting in Coorg, through the Barapole River's roaring
currents is indeed an experience worth cherishing. The activity begins
with your arrival at Barapole which is known as Kithu Kakathu River. You can participate in this activity of 3 hours
anytime between 09:00 AM to 03:00 PM. Make sure you attend the next session
on safety tips to enjoy the best of rafting Coorg.
You will be getting a
briefing from experts, followed by a drill and the run that will take you in
the river for a distance of 2.5 km. The base camp lies near the Ponya Devarakad.
You will be entering the first stretch of rapids of rafting in Coorg after 600 meters
of paddling from the pool, which is called Morning Coffee, a level 2 range of
After a 4 km calm section the river then drops through several kilometers of class 3, 4 and even class 5 rapids before it enters Brahmagiri Wildlife Sanctuary plummeting over a 120 feet falls..
Then make sure that you are enjoying 3 stretches of this highly technical and (in high water levels) very difficult class 3 to 4 rapids. It is one of the most challenging raftings available for the general public in South India.
Rapids are exotically named;Morning Coffee;Grasshopper;Wicked Witch and finally;Big Bang.
All those who are between the age of 14 and 60 can participate in this thrilling adventure activity.
Trekking is for three to four kilometers and lasts for 3 hours at the maximum.
The land of the Kodava warriors, Coorg is a true window into what the natural blessings of the Western Ghats have to offer! The undulating terrains, thickly wooded slopes and misty valleys have enticed travellers from all walks of life for many years. It is here that you can see the scenic Western Ghats and their vegetation come alive in all its glory. The Tadiandamol Trek is an opportunity to explore this very landscape to its fullest.
About 274km from Bangalore, the Tadiandamol trek is the highest peak in Coorg and is surrounded by stunning greenery of the Shola forests. Reaching an elevation of 1,748 m this is a perfect trek for both domestic and international travellers. The Tadiandamol trek offers adventurers an opportunity to explore the stunning vegetation, rare mountain birds and pretty butterflies flitting from tree to tree.
A 2 day getaway for Tadiandamol trekking is ideal for nature loving families, couples, backpackers and corporate guests. Starting at Kakkabe, the trek takes you through meandering forest paths, little streams of mountain water to finally land you in the arms of nature at the campsite and a cackling bonfire.
Get indulged into the fascinating Brahmagiri Trek; discover the magical beauty of the Irupu Falls along with the wilderness of the Nagarhole National Park. Also, get soaked with adventure and thrill while challenging the gushing rapids in the Barapole River.
Brahmagiri, one of the most scenic mountain peaks in South India is situated on the borderline of Karnataka and Kerala. Nestled by deciduous Shola forests at the base, this 1,608 m peak is attributed as major tourist attraction in Coorg and an ideal weekend getaway from Bangalore.
Adding more to this trek are the wildlife safari at Nagarhole National Park and Water Rafting in the Barapole River.
Wind your tour by getting transferred back to Bangalore on the third day by late night.
This tour is inclusive of meals, accommodation and transportation from Bangalore to the location and return.
your next weekend, head to the intimidating and alluring mountain ranges of the
Western Ghats, and possibly one of the most challenging as well!
adventurer in you explore the different domains of the mountain for an exciting Brahmagiri trek and you can also engage in an adventurous white
water rafting in Coorg while exploring the wide rugged terrains of this land.
While on the Brahmagiri trek, you can camp out
in the remote woodlands close to the white water rafting point which is just
1 km away and happens to overlook the beautiful hills of Brahmagiri.
day starts with an eventful, adrenaline pumping white water rafting experience,
so grab your oars and start paddling away! One of the best white water rafting experiences in Coorg takes place here, in Brahmagiri followed by a whole range of slush
After you shower at the nearby stream, you can enjoy the bonfire and
indulge in mouth watering barbecuing. Tickle your taste buds with the traditional
Coorg cuisine for the dinner, marking the end of the night.
The second day is
more relaxed and rejuvenating with the challenging trek to Brahmagiri hills, the authentic beauty offered by the hills will let you sink in peace. The package ends with a scrumptious lunch and a
relaxing trip back home.