Night Trekking in India
Nature reveals its most beautiful sights during the serenity of the night. Nowadays, the trend of trekking especially night trekking has increasing day by day. People who are brave, adventurous and always looking for some excitement in their life, prefer night trekking in their travel goals.
In INDIA, travellers can find various amazing and breathtaking night trekking places to fulfil their adventure aspirations. Like Kabbal Durga, Antharagange, Skandagiri Hills, Kunti Betta, Shimoga, Ramanagra, Harishchandragarh Night Trek, Ranganathaswami Betta, MaaKali Durga Trek and so on.
When it comes to trekking, Bangalore is the foremost preferred destination for almost every night trekker. The beauty of the city is surrounded by a spectacular landscape and full of greenery. Mountains are an ideal place for every trekker. There are diverse ranges of hills and rivers around Bangalore where you can take a lifetime experience while trekking. Bangalore is a gateway to adventure and the beauty of nature and there are certain similar places nearby which is one of the major spots for trekking.
Antharagange night trek with cave exploration
The trip starts from Bangalore to the location Kolar. Start late night from Bangalore around 10:00 PM and reach Anthargange. Begin caving at around 12:00 AM after a briefing session by expert guides, following which the night trek to the Anthargange peak begins.
Witness rare nocturnal sights along the way, bask in the panoramic views of the night sky from the peak and enjoy a lively bonfire session. While at the peak, get a surreal view of the sun rising over the horizon and relish in breakfast. Start trekking back to the base, post which you will return back to Bangalore.
Here, trekkers can get only south Indian food and can perform activities like exploring caves along with trekking.
Trekkers can get full trekking advisory and list of belongings to carry before the starting of their adventures trekking.
Skandagiri (Kalvara Durg)-Bangalore
Offering panoramic views of the night sky and the sunrise, this 8km trek comprises of ascending and descending through rugged terrains and can be completed within 4-5 hours of ascending and descending.
Starting late night from Bangalore; around 10 pm, reach the base of Skandagiri by midnight. Following your arrival, attend the briefing session by the experts and embark on the night trek.
Till the Papagni Temple, the climb offers moderate challenges to the trekkers. Hereafter, it gets considerably challenging as the walls of the ancient temple offer various challenges to the trekkers. Overcoming these challenges; reach the peak by 2 am. Post this, relax around a pleasant bonfire that also will keep you warm and laze within the individually provided sleeping bags. With the advent of the morning; at around 5 am, witness the panoramic views of the sunrise and start descending down the hill.
Upon arrival at the base, have breakfast in Chikkaballapur and continue with the return journey towards Bangalore.
Kabbaladurga night trek allows you to explore the mysticism of its nocturnal beauty and will take you through its scenic as well as fascinating trails. After your arrival at the assembling points, leave for Kabbaladurga at around 09:30 PM; maintaining an average speed, this journey will be completed within 3 hours (approx). Following your arrival at the base of the monolith; at around 12:30 AM, the trek guides will de-brief you about the rules of the night trek. Get started with the fascinating climb to the peak of Kabbaladurga peak at around 01:00 AM. Upon arrival at the peak after around one and half hours of the climb, enjoy a bonfire at the peak till it is time to start the back trek at around 05:30 AM. Post this at around 08:30 AM, wish adieu to the pristine ambience of Kabbaladurga and start your return journey to Bangalore and mark the end of the night trek.