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risky but worth it!

Perhaps my riskest trek with two young kids but managed it. The satisfaction from this trek will... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Shaila K
Awesome hill to climb

Easy-Moderate rated trek with iron railings support to climb. The view in top is just... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
Archunan M
Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Perhaps my riskest trek with two young kids but managed it. The satisfaction from this trek will linger for long. Trek light, just your phone should be enough to capture the scenic.Food available throughout the way up.There is one stretch that is steep and very...More

Thank Shaila K
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Easy-Moderate rated trek with iron railings support to climb. The view in top is just wooowwww....!!! Just go for it for a 1day trip from bangalore.

1  Thank Archunan M
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Awesome place located near to Bangalore, we went in the morning at around 8 we reached there, it took 2 and half hours to reach to top, with intervals. The top is beautiful view at all sides. We spend 2 hours there and got down...More

Thank 24x7TravellingBoy
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Very dangerous especially in month of June as it becomes slippery. It's good to visit in April though.

Thank Sweta B
Reviewed 6 April 2017

The trek to the top is moderate, bit tiresome, as you climb the rocky steps most of the time. There is a temple on the top as well and many(elderly women/kid/all) climb it for that purpose as well and hence can get crowded at times....More

1  Thank aski_online
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Needs to start early. It will be difficult to climb in the ⛅. Worth place to visit. Good place for Bengaluru people to go out.

Thank pratraveller2015
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Shivagange to me has been a second home. I have been visiting this place once every 2-3 months for the past 4-5 years.. May be the calling... u know.. ha ha :D Kindly note: (1) There are a lot of monkeys on the hill and...More

3  Thank vikas_mn
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Any one physically fit can climb the hill as it is not very strenuous. It may take at the max 2 hours to reach the top with small small breaks. Allocate at least 3 to 4 hours for the climb and descent. To avoid rush...More

Thank Mukesh P
Reviewed 27 January 2017

It is 2 hour drive from Bangalore. Roads are pretty good. It took 1.5 hours for us to reach the summit. Path well defined and eateries are available after 9am. After 15 min trek you get Olakalu Theertha ( holy water) with a small temple....More

Thank Pavan K
Reviewed 12 December 2016

I'm not religious type, My ultimate purpose of the visit is trekking. I don't have any idea how big is the hill and how challenging and in the end it doesn't disappoint me. Its situated nearby is a plus(just 45 Kms) from Bangalore, After parked...More

5  Thank vignesh d
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Rahul M
15 September 2017|
Response from 24x7TravellingBoy | Reviewed this property |
Yup car parking is available with no risk.
Shaila K
21 June 2017|
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Response from Pavan K | Reviewed this property |
Hello Shaila, There are two spots during trek. 1st spot is up to Ola kallu theertha which can be reached in 30 minutes. All the monkeys are visible during the 1st part. The second spot is the top of the hill which takes an... More