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Madhugiri is around 2-3 hours drive from Bangalore. Road is in excellent condition. Trek is around 2 hours climb and 1 hours. The fort is in concentric circle. From base one can see 2/3 circles but as you move up more circles comes up which...More
Madhugiri is a big monolith hill and good spot for trekking. You can start the trek early morning to avoid sun.
We took 2 hours to reach the top. 1-2 places u find it hard to trek but if you are careful and to slowly...More
We started from Bangalore around 07:00 AM and reached around 09:30 .
We were riding there so we were in no hurry and stopped many places In between.
We took almost 2 hours to reach the top of the fort
But we explored every place...More
Madhugiri being my home town, had a wonderful trekking experience with my LG Group friends. It’s little bit difficult towards the end. Can have amazing view of Madhugiri town, surrounding lakes and tanks. One must trek once during their life.
We visited Madhugiri fort on a Saturday. There is parking right upto the foothills inside a comex. Thereon after yoj start climbing, there is no habitation at all. One has to be bit careful if its raining since it is a single monolithic trek.
Near to Bangalore, well connected by road, this fort is a must see for nature lover. Climbing is tough as at places it is steep. At the top it is slippery due to water clogging. Better to wear shoes and not to venture on rainy...More
Did a day trip to this place on a fine Saturday morning. 2 and half hour drive from Bangalore, just follow google maps. One can park the car inside of the fort gates as well. Carry water/fruits with you and better enjoy as a group...More
Monolith treks are just plain uphill mountains without trees or ups and downs like regular mountains. That makes the trek bit different and interesting. It would be around 4-4.5 k of height.
Roads from Bangalore are just brilliant. Can also go by bus as it's...More
Madhugiri Fort is located in Tumkur District of Karnataka State. It is a largest monolith and its height about 3930 feet (as local people said). It is around 106 kms far from Bengaluru. This place can be reached by KSRTC/private buses/own vehicles. There are many...More
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I am not sure about the timings but you should sign in a registration book before starting the trek. I started from Bangalore with my friends at 6.30am and reached Madhugiri by 8.30am. We had our breakfast near bus stand and... More
I am not sure about the timings but you should sign in a registration book before starting the trek. I started from Bangalore with my friends at 6.30am and reached Madhugiri by 8.30am. We had our breakfast near bus stand and got lunch packed. And we started trekking almost around 9.30.