Savandurga Trek

1 Day

Savandurga Trek

Savandurga is formed by two hills known locally as Karigudda (black hill) and Biligudda (white hill). This was the secondary capital of the Magadi rulers such as Kempegowda. From 1638 to 1728, Mysore took over this place and Dalavayi Devaraja occupied this place with the palace at Nelapattana.

Megalithic burial urns have been found in the area. Saavana in Sanskrit also means three time rituals.

The main deity of the place is Sri Savandi Veerabhadraswamy Virabhadra. The temple is situated in the foot of the Savandurga hill. The lord Veerabhadraswamy has followers across the south karnataka districts like Bangalore, Ramanagara, Tumkur and Mysore.

There is a Temple of Sri Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy, where there is an Idol of Lord Narasimha has been worshiped for many generations.

Marked as one of the largest monolithic rocks in Asia, Savandurga is a hill located about 60 km west of Bengaluru off the Magadi road. Savandurga is formed by two hills known locally as “Karigudda”, which in Kannada translates to “black hill” and Biligudda which translates to the “white hill”.

How far is Savandurga from Bangalore?
50 km
The total distance from Bengaluru to the Savandurga Hill is 50 km. It takes around 1-1.5 hours to complete the journey.

Miles to Trek

Overview

SUMMARY:

 

Theme: Trekking/ Adventure

Nearest Town: Ramanagara

Duration of the event: One Day

Level of Trek: Easy

Transportation: Provided

Food: Breakfast, Morning Tea/Coffee and Packed Lunch

Accommodation: Not Required

 

 

Itinerary

Day 1 :
Day 1

BRIEF ITINERARY:

Day 1:

Start from Bangalore at 6 am
Have breakfast – en-route
Reach the basecamp by 9 am
Start the trek and reach the peak
Have Packed lunch with a view
Descend, reach back to the base by 3 pm
Enroute- Tea/Cofee & Snacks
Depart and reach Bangalore by 7:30 pm (approx.)

INCLUSIONS

  • • Forest Department permission
  • • Outdoor leader expertise
  • • Transportation (from/to Bangalore)
  • • Breakfast & Packed Lunch
  • • Tea/Snacks

EXCLUDED:

  • • Water Bottle
  • • Anything not mentioned in Inclusions
THINGS TO CARRY:

• Sports shoes or trekking shoes in good condition • Backpack • Energy bars, dry fruits, flavoured milk, Electrolyte drinks.

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Savandurga Trek
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