Karnataka's Hidden Gems - Trek to Kodachadri Peak
Kodachadri Trek tops the list of India’s favorite western Ghat treks. It is home to lush green tropical forests, beautiful birds and mesmerizing landscapes. While trekking at Kodachadri, you can catch a glimpse of the Arabian Sea from the peak. You will experience all that you ever dreamt of. Adventure, peace midst nature, lush green trees to soothe your eyes and a view worth watching till eternity. Kodachadri Trek is not just beautiful, but it also lays the foundation for many ancient folk stories and holds religious importance. Read more about our Key attractions and make up your mind to pack the bags and leave.
Imagine getting off a spaceship on a lonely planet some light years away from the earth and standing in front of a huge stone castle ... maybe that's what you feel like when Yana Caves! After a small trek, you will see two huge black rock outcrops jutting out of the dense forest as if you have just discovered a new world. You can then roam inside the caves and surrounded area, challenge the photographer inside the unbelievable structures.
About Vibhooti Fall
Tranquility at its best can be experienced at Vibhooti Falls, Karnataka. This small length cascading waterfalls is bliss and is surely a hidden treasure as tourists hardly reach here. Located close to the icon Yana Caves, Vibhooti Falls is a much-awaited destination.
Date : Friday, 29nd October - Monday, 1st November 2021
Covid Guidelines For Karnataka
1. Participants those who are fully vaccinated must carry 2nd Dose Certificate.
2. Participants who are partially vaccinated / Not yet vaccinated must carry an RT-PCR negative certificate with them. Those who are not carrying the certificate will have to give a mandatory RT-PCR test at station at their own cost.
Day 0 - Friday Afternoon
02:30 pm Meet the Trikon Team at LTT and catch 02619 / LTT MAQ Central train which departs at 3.20 pm.
03:00 pm Pune Participants can meet at Panvel Station.
Day 1 - Saturday
07:30 am Reach Byndoor Mookambika Road,
08:00 am Get Freshen up at Station, Breakfast on the way to Kodachadri Peak
10.00 am Reach Base Village. Post-Introduction Start Trek toward peak ( 2.5 Hrs Trek )
12:30 pm Reach Peak & spend quality time amidst the nature
01:00 pm Start Descend
03:00 pm Reach Base Village, Late Lunch on the way to Honnavar
07:00 pm Reach Honnavar Home Stay. freshen up and have dinner
10:00: Retire for the day
Day 2 - Saturday
.08:00 am Good Morning! Freshen up & Have Breakfast
09:00 am Post Breakfast Travel Toward Yana Caves
10:00 am Reach Base of Yana Caves and Start Trekking Toward Yana Cave
11:00 am Reach Yana caves, start exploring and photography
11:30 am Start Descend
12:00 pm Reach Base & Move toward Vibhooti Waterfall
01:00 pm Trek to Vibhooti Waterfall
02:00 pm Reach Fall, Fun Time at Waterfall
02:30 pm Reach Base and Start for Kumta ( Lunch on the way )
04:30 pm Reach Kumta, Leave for Station ( If time permit, we can explore Mirjan Fort )
06:00 pm Catch 12620/Matsyagandha Express from Kumta
Day 3 - Monday
05:53 am Reach Thane Station
06:35 am Reach LTT Station
Things to Carry
2 ltrs water
Energy powder or Glucon D powder
Snacks & biscuits
Extra pair of clothes
Clean napkin or towel
Cap, sunglasses, scarf
Haversack or backpack (No sling bags)
Please carry personal medicines if any
Covid Safety Guidelines:
Each member of the group (participants/leaders/ clients & staff) wears protective mask while interacting with each other. Do carry few unused, disposable masks.
It is strongly recommended to wear caps, full sleeves shirts and full trousers and shoes for adventure activities. It reduces exposure of your body parts.
It should be ascertained from the participants that they are not residing / have not traveled in a containment zone and have not come in contact with any person who was tested positive in the last 14 days.
Ascertain whether any participant has any symptoms of Influenza like illness (ILI) like fever, dry cough, weakness, severe body ache etc. at the time of beginning of activity. If it is so then he/she should be asked not to participate in the activity and be evacuated on medical grounds and should be asked to report to the local health authority with his own expenses.
Strictly avoid eating gutkha, pan masala, cigarette or sniffing which induces spitting, coughing or sneezing.
Avoid touching external surfaces and touching your face when outdoors.
If the location of your adventure activity is too crowded then be prepared to leave or wait for the crowd to disperse/for your turn.
It is mandatory that a participant informs the organizers if he tests positive for Covid within 14 days of returning from adventure activity. It will help the organizers to inform and alert all other persons in the group, so that they can follow the medical/government norms in this regard. Here it is absolutely essential that the participant observes transparency and informs the organizers/group leaders about his Covid test results.
IMPORTANT: Avoid wearing precious Jewelry while trekking, as Trikon won’t be responsible for any losses for the same.
Consuming liquor or any kind of Alcoholic substance is prohibited. Carrying any kind of substance that’s illegal is not allowed. Smoking is strictly not allowed. Anybody found smoking or consuming alcoholic drinks will be expelled from the event without refund.
What is included in the tour
- Traveling from Mumbai to Mumbai by Non Ac Sleeper Coach Train
- Accommodation in Triple / Quadruple Sharing at Non-AC Home Stay.
- Day 1 - Breakfast, Lunch , Dinner, Day 2 - Breakfast, Lunch
- Trikon expertise charges
What is NOT included in the tour
- Food ordered in train journey
- Any personal expenses such as soft drinks etc.
- Anything other than above mentioned inclusion
- 5% GST
- Explore and capture the unique Yana Caves
- Group games and fun along the way
- Unveil historic stories
- Roll in the green jungles
- Suitable for beginners as well as seasoned trekkers
- Climb the 09th highest peak in Karnataka
- Waterfalls to make perfect Insta Travel Story
- Journey with co trekkers, where strangers turn into friends
- Visit Mookambika temple