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Savandurga

60 km west of Bangalore, off Magadi Road, Dabguli, India
+91 99956 04009
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An underrated but challenging trek.

This place is close to Bangalore yet not as famous as Nandi Hills. The trek to the top is the only... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
rat_astro
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Bengaluru, India
Difficult hike but beautiful

We were group of 30 people including parents , teenagers and small kids went for a trek on... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bhawana V
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60 km west of Bangalore, off Magadi Road, Dabguli, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is close to Bangalore yet not as famous as Nandi Hills. The trek to the top is the only way to reach. This trek is moderate-difficult one depending upon when you go. During rains, it is certainly difficult. Being a monolith, the slopes...More

Thank rat_astro
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were group of 30 people including parents , teenagers and small kids went for a trek on Saturday. We started at 8am and returned at 11.30 am Hike was difficult, some places is very steep where you need someone to hold. Do wear shoes...More

Thank Bhawana V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First thing there is no entry fee to trek in a day. I inquired about entry fees yesterday, as per that 450 Rs to get guide to trek to the top but safety is your responsibility. Very beautiful view of the Arkavati river backwater and...More

Thank Manjunath S
Reviewed 29 October 2017

An entry fee of Rs. 450/person is charged starting from last month. The fee is made compulsory by the forest department. The fee includes just a guide, nothing else.

9  Thank Abhishek M
Reviewed 29 October 2017

The most underrated trekking weekend spot near Bangalore. Only recommended for people who love climbing and walking.

Thank hari k
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

When: You can visit Savandurga hills anytime from Jan-Dec. But you should visit the place before Sun becomes full bright because heat can ruin your experience and your ability to climb the hill. I feel this place is suitable for people who would like to...More

2  Thank Navneet Y
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We had visited this place on the occasion of my parents wedding Anniversary. We had visited to take the blessings of Lord Narasimha swamy. personally we love this god. This is just 65-70kms far from Bengaluru central.

Thank hemanth s
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We started around 6 30am we reached savandurga by 8am, on the way the view of machanbele dam was soo satisfying. The trek on savandurga was fun as it was sloppy with water. But at the end it was cool weekday trek for us.

1  Thank Neeraj K
Reviewed 12 June 2017

2 hour drive(zoomcar) from Bengaluru it is a perfect place for weekend. It is not a easy trek for first timers/naive as its a rocky mountain and with not much of directions showing a proper route. We followed some locals and there were certain steep...More

Thank hemant_chauhan1
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Nice place to visit with friends, we started trekking at 5:00 am and reached the top at 6:45 am. Awesome experience, but if you will trek smartly, markings are there, if you follow the markings you can reach there in 2 hrs, but if you...More

8  Thank Rohit Singh C
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suryasrikanta
3 December 2017|
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Response from hari k | Reviewed this property |
There is a nominal fee
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Amit K
5 October 2017|
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Response from Bhawana V | Reviewed this property |
yes it's open , we did trekking in mid November 2017. didn't pay any fees.
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