Road Trip to Ballalarayana Durga Fort

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Road Trip to Ballalarayana Durga Fort

Road Trip to Ballalarayana Durga Fort

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Road Trip to Ballalarayana Durga Fort Overview

Start your life of adventure and gear up for a road trip with Monks on Wheels as we take you on a small trek to off-beat Ballalarayana Durga Fort, a hidden Kodige Waterfall, and the UNESCO Heritage architectural marvel at Halebeedu

Ballalarayana Durga Fort and Kodige Waterfalls have a mysterious aura. Here’s why?

Ballalarayana Durga is a lesser-known Historical Monument located in the dense jungles of Western Ghats just 300km from Bengaluru. Ballalarayana Durga fort provides you the feeling of a thriller as well as a sinister charm. Kodige waterfalls beauty can captivate anyone. It is a perfect experience to satisfy your wanderlust.

Hoysaleshwara Temple at Halebeedu is listed under the UNESCO world heritage sites. It is one of the wonderful examples of Hoysala Style of architecture which took over 100 years for construction.


Warning: You are about to read the most exciting section, a signature hand-crafted, Monks On Wheels experience. This is for people who want to join for some true adventure and unique fun.

Trek Details

i) Trek Difficulty – Easy to Moderate (Just do it!)
ii) Trek duration – 3 – 4 hrs (Total)
iii) Trek distance – 3 – 4 km (Total)

Short Itinerary

Day 1 (Saturday)

1) We say bye to Namma Bengaluru at around 6 AM.
2) A short stop for Breakfast enroute at Mayura Hotel (Unlimited Food Menu).
3) Continue with our journey to Kalasa witnessing the beauty of the western ghats.
4) Reach our homestay and have a home-cooked lunch (Veg)
5) Take a joyful ride to the hidden Kodige Waterfalls.
6) Relax and play at this gorgeous waterfall.
7) Return back to the homestay
8) Freshen up and gather around the campfire to tea and piping hot snacks (if weather permits).
9) Warm up, indulge in activities, or dance the evening away, hosted by our fun experts.
10) Dig into a traditional dinner which is unlimited! (Veg & Non Veg)
11) Sleep like a baby at our overnight stay in comfortable dorms.

Day 2 (Sunday)

1) Wake up to the sounds of nature to a steaming hot cup of coffee.
2) Depart from homestay to reach the trek base.
3) Start trekking to the isolated off-beat Ballalarayanadurga fort.
4) Reach the fort to get astonished by its beauty.
5) Have your packed breakfast with a million-dollar view!
6) Descend to the base and drive (give your tired muscles a rest) back to the homestay.
7) Have sumptuous lunch(Veg) and check out from our homestay.
8) Drive to visit the UNESCO heritage architectural marvel, Halebeedu temple, and get ready to pose for those Insta pictures!
9) A professional guide will reveal the ancient rich architecture of the temple.
10) Start the return journey to Bengaluru.
11) Reach Namma Bengaluru in the night (around 10.30 PM) with memories of a lifetime!

Note:-
i) Trek Difficulty – Moderate to difficult (Just do it!)
ii) Trek duration – 3 – 4 hrs (Total)
iii) Trek distance – 3 – 4 km (Total)
iv) Homely accommodation in comfortable dorms on sharing basis.

We are sure you must be excited but hold on, are you wondering what the package includes?

Answer – we’ve got everything you need covered for your 2-day vacation.


Price Includes

1. All delicious meals: – 2 Breakfast, 2 lunch, and 1 dinner.
2. Homely accommodation for one night in comfortable dorms with attached bathrooms.
3. Trek to the isolated Ballalarayanadurga Fort.
4. Visit to the hidden Kodige Waterfalls.
5. Local Trek Guide charges.
6. Forest entry charges.
7. Visit to the UNESCO heritage monument at Halebeedu.
8. Professional guide charges at the temple.
9. Campfire** with snacks and other activities.
10. First Aid kit in case of emergencies. (We hope we don’t have any).
11. 2 or more members of Monks on Wheels to keep you entertained throughout the event.
12. GST (yes, we are honest like that!)

Price Excludes

Transportation, Fuel, Dinner on Day 2, Personal expenses and other things not mentioned above.


Now that you have decided to join the trip, congrats on the excellent choice! Monks on Wheels assures you a real experience in nature, distinctive value and finest quality in service.


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Road Trip to Ballalarayana Durga Fort
Road Trip to Ballalarayana Durga Fort
Road Trip to Ballalarayana Durga Fort

Pricing Details

Early Bird Offer price per person without transportation charges at just Rs. 3669/- (No Hidden Charges)

Note: Early bird offer is valid for few slots only and might change without prior notice.

Actual price per person without transportation charges at just Rs. 4269/- (No Hidden Charges)

Advisory

1) Participants should make their own transport arrangements (bike/car).
2) Monks on Wheels organisers will have radio communication device as a part of safety measure.
3) Total ride distance will be approximately 660 km.
4) Homely accommodation in comfortable dorms on sharing basis.
5) A Whatsapp group will be created 2-3 days before the event where all the necessary information like things to carry, assembly point, time etc will be provided.
6) We need a minimum of 6 people to conduct the event or the event might be cancelled with full refund.
7) In an extremely rare scenario, due to unforeseen incidents like natural calamities, road blocks etc. or restrictions by the government or forest department, the itinerary might be changed/modified depending on the situation.

Rules and instructions for the ride:

1. Helmet is Mandatory for both Rider and pillion.
2. Riding gear is highly recommended.
3. Drink and Drive strictly prohibited.
4. A leader and Sweeper will be assigned. All the riders have to stay between the two.
5. All riders need to get their valid license and vehicle documents.
6. Only bikes of 150cc and above are allowed.
7. Make sure your bike is serviced and in good condition.
8. Attempting stunts, rash driving, and not following the above instruction will lead to direct removal from the group.

The surroundings around the Homestay/Hotel/Camp will make you feel very close to Nature.
We would like to reiterate & be understood that it is a no-frills nature retreat & not a luxury resort but you can definitely trust us to give you the most thrilling experience and the best premium hospitality.


Things to Carry

1. Sunscreen
2. Umbrellas or rain coat (optional)
3. Carry bags
4. Water bottles
5. Odomos
6. Medicines (if any)
7. Trek shoes (any footwear with good grip will do)
8. Mobile Charger
9. First Aid Kit
10. Extra pair of clothing
11. Sufficient amount of cash
12. Portable chargers
13. Tissues
14. Masks
15. Sanitizers

COVID Safety & Guidelines

Double dose vaccination of COVID-19 or RTPCR Test report of COVID-19 less than 72 hours is mandatory for all participants.

Road Trip to Ballalarayana FAQs

Q. Which is the best time to visit Ballalarayanadurga Fort?

A. November to May is considered the best time to visit Ballalarayanadurga Fort

 

Q. How far is Ballarayanadurga from Bangalore?

A. Ballalarayana Durga is a lesser-known Historical Monument located in the dense jungles of Western Ghats just 300km from Bengaluru.

General FAQs

Refund & Cancellation Policy

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Price

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If you need more details about the event or have some questions for us, please go ahead and submit your details below. We'll be happy to assist you.

Official Adventure Partner

Departure
Date & Time

Return
Date & Time

Ministry of Tourism Logo

Approved adventure tour operator

Pick-Up Points
(click here to view)

Multiple Points in Bangalore

Road Trip to Ballalarayana Durga Fort Overview

Start your life of adventure and gear up for a road trip with Monks on Wheels as we take you on a small trek to off-beat Ballalarayana Durga Fort, a hidden Kodige Waterfall, and the UNESCO Heritage architectural marvel at Halebeedu

Ballalarayana Durga Fort and Kodige Waterfalls have a mysterious aura. Here’s why?

Ballalarayana Durga is a lesser-known Historical Monument located in the dense jungles of Western Ghats just 300km from Bengaluru. Ballalarayana Durga fort provides you the feeling of a thriller as well as a sinister charm. Kodige waterfalls beauty can captivate anyone. It is a perfect experience to satisfy your wanderlust.

Hoysaleshwara Temple at Halebeedu is listed under the UNESCO world heritage sites. It is one of the wonderful examples of Hoysala Style of architecture which took over 100 years for construction.


Warning: You are about to read the most exciting section, a signature hand-crafted, Monks On Wheels experience. This is for people who want to join for some true adventure and unique fun.

Trek Details

i) Trek Difficulty – Easy to Moderate (Just do it!)
ii) Trek duration – 3 – 4 hrs (Total)
iii) Trek distance – 3 – 4 km (Total)

Short Itinerary

Day 1 (Saturday)

1) We say bye to Namma Bengaluru at around 6 AM.
2) A short stop for Breakfast enroute at Mayura Hotel (Unlimited Food Menu).
3) Continue with our journey to Kalasa witnessing the beauty of the western ghats.
4) Reach our homestay and have a home-cooked lunch (Veg)
5) Take a joyful ride to the hidden Kodige Waterfalls.
6) Relax and play at this gorgeous waterfall.
7) Return back to the homestay
8) Freshen up and gather around the campfire to tea and piping hot snacks (if weather permits).
9) Warm up, indulge in activities, or dance the evening away, hosted by our fun experts.
10) Dig into a traditional dinner which is unlimited! (Veg & Non Veg)
11) Sleep like a baby at our overnight stay in comfortable dorms.

Day 2 (Sunday)

1) Wake up to the sounds of nature to a steaming hot cup of coffee.
2) Depart from homestay to reach the trek base.
3) Start trekking to the isolated off-beat Ballalarayanadurga fort.
4) Reach the fort to get astonished by its beauty.
5) Have your packed breakfast with a million-dollar view!
6) Descend to the base and drive (give your tired muscles a rest) back to the homestay.
7) Have sumptuous lunch(Veg) and check out from our homestay.
8) Drive to visit the UNESCO heritage architectural marvel, Halebeedu temple, and get ready to pose for those Insta pictures!
9) A professional guide will reveal the ancient rich architecture of the temple.
10) Start the return journey to Bengaluru.
11) Reach Namma Bengaluru in the night (around 10.30 PM) with memories of a lifetime!

Note:-
i) Trek Difficulty – Moderate to difficult (Just do it!)
ii) Trek duration – 3 – 4 hrs (Total)
iii) Trek distance – 3 – 4 km (Total)
iv) Homely accommodation in comfortable dorms on sharing basis.

We are sure you must be excited but hold on, are you wondering what the package includes?

Answer – we’ve got everything you need covered for your 2-day vacation.


Price Includes

1. All delicious meals: – 2 Breakfast, 2 lunch, and 1 dinner.
2. Homely accommodation for one night in comfortable dorms with attached bathrooms.
3. Trek to the isolated Ballalarayanadurga Fort.
4. Visit to the hidden Kodige Waterfalls.
5. Local Trek Guide charges.
6. Forest entry charges.
7. Visit to the UNESCO heritage monument at Halebeedu.
8. Professional guide charges at the temple.
9. Campfire** with snacks and other activities.
10. First Aid kit in case of emergencies. (We hope we don’t have any).
11. 2 or more members of Monks on Wheels to keep you entertained throughout the event.
12. GST (yes, we are honest like that!)

Price Excludes

Transportation, Fuel, Dinner on Day 2, Personal expenses and other things not mentioned above.


Now that you have decided to join the trip, congrats on the excellent choice! Monks on Wheels assures you a real experience in nature, distinctive value and finest quality in service.


Trek Photos

Road Trip to Ballalarayana Durga Fort
Road Trip to Ballalarayana Durga Fort
Road Trip to Ballalarayana Durga Fort

Detailed Itinerary

Pricing Details

Early Bird Offer price per person without transportation charges at just Rs. 3669/- (No Hidden Charges)

Note: Early bird offer is valid for few slots only and might change without prior notice.

Actual price per person without transportation charges at just Rs. 4269/- (No Hidden Charges)

Advisory

1) Participants should make their own transport arrangements (bike/car).
2) Monks on Wheels organisers will have radio communication device as a part of safety measure.
3) Total ride distance will be approximately 660 km.
4) Homely accommodation in comfortable dorms on sharing basis.
5) A Whatsapp group will be created 2-3 days before the event where all the necessary information like things to carry, assembly point, time etc will be provided.
6) We need a minimum of 6 people to conduct the event or the event might be cancelled with full refund.
7) In an extremely rare scenario, due to unforeseen incidents like natural calamities, road blocks etc. or restrictions by the government or forest department, the itinerary might be changed/modified depending on the situation.

Rules and instructions for the ride:

1. Helmet is Mandatory for both Rider and pillion.
2. Riding gear is highly recommended.
3. Drink and Drive strictly prohibited.
4. A leader and Sweeper will be assigned. All the riders have to stay between the two.
5. All riders need to get their valid license and vehicle documents.
6. Only bikes of 150cc and above are allowed.
7. Make sure your bike is serviced and in good condition.
8. Attempting stunts, rash driving, and not following the above instruction will lead to direct removal from the group.

The surroundings around the Homestay/Hotel/Camp will make you feel very close to Nature.
We would like to reiterate & be understood that it is a no-frills nature retreat & not a luxury resort but you can definitely trust us to give you the most thrilling experience and the best premium hospitality.


COVID Safety & Guidelines

Double dose vaccination of COVID-19 or RTPCR Test report of COVID-19 less than 72 hours is mandatory for all participants.

Road Trip to Ballalarayana FAQs

Q. Which is the best time to visit Ballalarayanadurga Fort?

A. November to May is considered the best time to visit Ballalarayanadurga Fort

 

Q. How far is Ballarayanadurga from Bangalore?

A. Ballalarayana Durga is a lesser-known Historical Monument located in the dense jungles of Western Ghats just 300km from Bengaluru.

General FAQs

Refund & Cancellation Policy

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Price

Inclusive of all taxes

If you need more details about the event or have some questions for us, please go ahead and submit your details below. We'll be happy to assist you.

Official Adventure Partner

Ministry of Tourism Logo

Approved Adventure Tour Operator

Departure
Date & Time

Return
Date & Time

Pick-Up Points
(click here to view)

Multiple Points in Bangalore

Road Trip to Ballalarayana Durga Fort Overview

Start your life of adventure and gear up for a road trip with Monks on Wheels as we take you on a small trek to off-beat Ballalarayana Durga Fort, a hidden Kodige Waterfall, and the UNESCO Heritage architectural marvel at Halebeedu

Ballalarayana Durga Fort and Kodige Waterfalls have a mysterious aura. Here’s why?

Ballalarayana Durga is a lesser-known Historical Monument located in the dense jungles of Western Ghats just 300km from Bengaluru. Ballalarayana Durga fort provides you the feeling of a thriller as well as a sinister charm. Kodige waterfalls beauty can captivate anyone. It is a perfect experience to satisfy your wanderlust.

Hoysaleshwara Temple at Halebeedu is listed under the UNESCO world heritage sites. It is one of the wonderful examples of Hoysala Style of architecture which took over 100 years for construction.


Warning: You are about to read the most exciting section, a signature hand-crafted, Monks On Wheels experience. This is for people who want to join for some true adventure and unique fun.

Trek Details

i) Trek Difficulty – Easy to Moderate (Just do it!)
ii) Trek duration – 3 – 4 hrs (Total)
iii) Trek distance – 3 – 4 km (Total)

Short Itinerary

Day 1 (Saturday)

1) We say bye to Namma Bengaluru at around 6 AM.
2) A short stop for Breakfast enroute at Mayura Hotel (Unlimited Food Menu).
3) Continue with our journey to Kalasa witnessing the beauty of the western ghats.
4) Reach our homestay and have a home-cooked lunch (Veg)
5) Take a joyful ride to the hidden Kodige Waterfalls.
6) Relax and play at this gorgeous waterfall.
7) Return back to the homestay
8) Freshen up and gather around the campfire to tea and piping hot snacks (if weather permits).
9) Warm up, indulge in activities, or dance the evening away, hosted by our fun experts.
10) Dig into a traditional dinner which is unlimited! (Veg & Non Veg)
11) Sleep like a baby at our overnight stay in comfortable dorms.

Day 2 (Sunday)

1) Wake up to the sounds of nature to a steaming hot cup of coffee.
2) Depart from homestay to reach the trek base.
3) Start trekking to the isolated off-beat Ballalarayanadurga fort.
4) Reach the fort to get astonished by its beauty.
5) Have your packed breakfast with a million-dollar view!
6) Descend to the base and drive (give your tired muscles a rest) back to the homestay.
7) Have sumptuous lunch(Veg) and check out from our homestay.
8) Drive to visit the UNESCO heritage architectural marvel, Halebeedu temple, and get ready to pose for those Insta pictures!
9) A professional guide will reveal the ancient rich architecture of the temple.
10) Start the return journey to Bengaluru.
11) Reach Namma Bengaluru in the night (around 10.30 PM) with memories of a lifetime!

Note:-
i) Trek Difficulty – Moderate to difficult (Just do it!)
ii) Trek duration – 3 – 4 hrs (Total)
iii) Trek distance – 3 – 4 km (Total)
iv) Homely accommodation in comfortable dorms on sharing basis.

We are sure you must be excited but hold on, are you wondering what the package includes?

Answer – we’ve got everything you need covered for your 2-day vacation.


Price Includes

1. All delicious meals: – 2 Breakfast, 2 lunch, and 1 dinner.
2. Homely accommodation for one night in comfortable dorms with attached bathrooms.
3. Trek to the isolated Ballalarayanadurga Fort.
4. Visit to the hidden Kodige Waterfalls.
5. Local Trek Guide charges.
6. Forest entry charges.
7. Visit to the UNESCO heritage monument at Halebeedu.
8. Professional guide charges at the temple.
9. Campfire** with snacks and other activities.
10. First Aid kit in case of emergencies. (We hope we don’t have any).
11. 2 or more members of Monks on Wheels to keep you entertained throughout the event.
12. GST (yes, we are honest like that!)

Price Excludes

Transportation, Fuel, Dinner on Day 2, Personal expenses and other things not mentioned above.


Now that you have decided to join the trip, congrats on the excellent choice! Monks on Wheels assures you a real experience in nature, distinctive value and finest quality in service.


Trek Photos

Road Trip to Ballalarayana Durga Fort
Road Trip to Ballalarayana Durga Fort
Road Trip to Ballalarayana Durga Fort

Detailed Itinerary

Pricing Details

Early Bird Offer price per person without transportation charges at just Rs. 3669/- (No Hidden Charges)

Note: Early bird offer is valid for few slots only and might change without prior notice.

Actual price per person without transportation charges at just Rs. 4269/- (No Hidden Charges)

Advisory

1) Participants should make their own transport arrangements (bike/car).
2) Monks on Wheels organisers will have radio communication device as a part of safety measure.
3) Total ride distance will be approximately 660 km.
4) Homely accommodation in comfortable dorms on sharing basis.
5) A Whatsapp group will be created 2-3 days before the event where all the necessary information like things to carry, assembly point, time etc will be provided.
6) We need a minimum of 6 people to conduct the event or the event might be cancelled with full refund.
7) In an extremely rare scenario, due to unforeseen incidents like natural calamities, road blocks etc. or restrictions by the government or forest department, the itinerary might be changed/modified depending on the situation.

Rules and instructions for the ride:

1. Helmet is Mandatory for both Rider and pillion.
2. Riding gear is highly recommended.
3. Drink and Drive strictly prohibited.
4. A leader and Sweeper will be assigned. All the riders have to stay between the two.
5. All riders need to get their valid license and vehicle documents.
6. Only bikes of 150cc and above are allowed.
7. Make sure your bike is serviced and in good condition.
8. Attempting stunts, rash driving, and not following the above instruction will lead to direct removal from the group.

The surroundings around the Homestay/Hotel/Camp will make you feel very close to Nature.
We would like to reiterate & be understood that it is a no-frills nature retreat & not a luxury resort but you can definitely trust us to give you the most thrilling experience and the best premium hospitality.


COVID Safety & Guidelines

Double dose vaccination of COVID-19 or RTPCR Test report of COVID-19 less than 72 hours is mandatory for all participants.

Road Trip to Ballalarayana FAQs

Q. Which is the best time to visit Ballalarayanadurga Fort?

A. November to May is considered the best time to visit Ballalarayanadurga Fort

 

Q. How far is Ballarayanadurga from Bangalore?

A. Ballalarayana Durga is a lesser-known Historical Monument located in the dense jungles of Western Ghats just 300km from Bengaluru.

General FAQs

Refund Policy

Price

Inclusive of all taxes

If you need more details about the event or have some questions for us, please go ahead and submit your details below. We'll be happy to assist you.

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