Ballalarayanadurga Fort And Bandaje Arbi Falls Trek

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Ballalarayanadurga Fort And Bandaje Arbi Falls Trek

Ballalarayanadurga Fort And Bandaje Arbi Falls Trek

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Approved Adventure Tour Operator

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Multiple Points in Bangalore

Ballalarayanadurga Fort And Bandaje Arbi Falls Trek Overview

Start your life of adventure and gear up to join the Monks on Wheels as we take you on trek to the ruins of an isolated Ballalarayana Durga Fort and a very secluded Bandaje Arbi Waterfalls.

Ballalarayana Durga Fort and Bandaje Arbi 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 thriller as well as a sinister charm.

Bandaje Arbi waterfalls beauty can captivate anyone. The waterfall is believed to be situated at a height of 700 meters above the sea level. It plunges 200 feet from the hilltop and is a surreal sight to behold.

 


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 – Moderate to difficult (Just do it!)
ii) Trek duration – 3 – 4 hrs (One way)
iii) Trek distance – 7 – 8 km (One Way)

Short Itinerary

Day 0 (Friday)

1) We say bye to Namma Bengaluru at around 10 PM.
(Please have a light dinner. We don’t want you to starve!)
2) Our experienced organizers will keep you engaged with fun ice breaker session, a great way to bond with your fellow travellers.
3) Next up? Good rest required for the adventure in waiting!

 

Day 1 (Saturday)

1) Reach the homestay near Kalasa in the morning to a steaming hot cup of coffee.
2) Freshen up and have a delicious, authentic breakfast.
3) Depart from homestay to reach the trek base.
4) Start trekking to the isolated ruins of Ballalarayanadurga fort.
5) Reach the fort to get astonished by its beauty.
6) Continue the trek to the secluded Bandaje Arbi waterfalls
7) Reach the top and have your packed lunch with a million-dollar view!
8) Descend to the base and drive (give your tired muscles a rest) back to the homestay.
9) Freshen up and gather around the campfire to tea and piping hot snacks (if weather permits).
10) Warm-up, indulge in activities, or dance the evening away, hosted by our fun-experts.
11) Dig into a traditional dinner which is unlimited! (Veg & Non-Veg)
12) Sleep like a baby at our overnight stay in comfortable dorms.

 

Day 2 (Sunday)

1) Wake up to the sounds of nature and enjoy an early morning breakfast.
2) Drive to visit the UNESCO heritage architectural marvel, Halebeedu temple, and get ready to pose for those Insta pictures!
3) A professional guide will reveal the rich architecture of the temple.
4) Have sumptuous lunch (Unlimited on Food Menu).
5) Start the return journey to Bengaluru. Wait, did you think the fun was over!!?
6) Sing along, dance to good music, and play interactive games on the way
7) Stop for Dinner (Unlimited on Food Menu) en route
8) Reach Namma Bengaluru in the night with memories of a lifetime!

 

Note:-
i) Comfortable accommodation will be in dorms on 4-sharing basis with attached bathrooms.


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 2 dinner.
  2. Comfortable accommodation (click to view images) for one night in dorms on 4-sharing basis with an attached bathroom.
  3. Trek to the isolated Ballalarayanadurga Fort.
  4. Trek to the secluded Bandaje Arbi Waterfalls.
  5. Local Trek Guide charges.
  6. Jeep ride to trek base point.
  7. Forest entry charges.
  8. Visit the UNESCO heritage monument at Halebeedu.
  9. Professional guide charges at the temple.
  10. Campfire** with snacks and other activities.
  11. First Aid kit in case of emergencies. (We hope we don’t have any).
  12. Non-AC Transport (click to view images) with pushback seats to and fro Bengaluru
  13. 2 or more members of Monks on Wheels to keep you entertained throughout the event.
  14. GST (yes, we are honest like that!)

Price Excludes

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.


Ballalarayanadurga Fort And Bandaje Arbi Falls Trek Photos

Pricing Details

Early Bird Offer price per person with transportation charges at just Rs. 5969/- (No Hidden Charges)

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

Actual price per person with transportation charges at just Rs. 6669/- (No Hidden Charges)

Advisory

1) You have the option to make your own transportation arrangements (car/bike/public transport) to join the event for which per person price: Rs. 4569/- (No hidden charges)
2) Partial payment of Rs. 3300/- can be made to book your slot. Remaining amount to be paid online/cash on the day of the trip
3) Monks on Wheels trek leads will have radio communication device as a part of safety measure
4) Comfortable accommodation for one night in dorms on 4-5 sharing basis with attached bathroom.
5) A Whatsapp group will be created 2-3 days before the event where all the necessary information like things to carry, pick up points, time etc will be provided
6) We need a minimum of 9 people to conduct the event or the event might be cancelled with a full refund
7) In an extremely rare scenario, due to unforeseen incidents like natural calamities, roadblocks etc. or restrictions by the government or forest department, the itinerary might be changed/modified depending on the situation.

 


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.

Ballalarayanadurga Fort Trek FAQs

Q. What is the duration of Ballalarayanadurga Fort trek?

A. The total trekking duration of the Ballalarayanadurga Fort trek is 7-8 hours.

 

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.

 

Q. Is Ballalarayanadurga Fort Trek difficult?

A. The difficulty level of the Ballalarayanadurga Fort trek is moderate to difficult. You need to cover 7-8 km one way.

General FAQs

Refund & Cancellation Policy

Share this Event

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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

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

Ballalarayanadurga Fort And Bandaje Arbi Falls Trek Overview

Start your life of adventure and gear up to join the Monks on Wheels as we take you on trek to the ruins of an isolated Ballalarayana Durga Fort and a very secluded Bandaje Arbi Waterfalls.

Ballalarayana Durga Fort and Bandaje Arbi 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 thriller as well as a sinister charm.

Bandaje Arbi waterfalls beauty can captivate anyone. The waterfall is believed to be situated at a height of 700 meters above the sea level. It plunges 200 feet from the hilltop and is a surreal sight to behold.

 


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 – Moderate to difficult (Just do it!)
ii) Trek duration – 3 – 4 hrs (One way)
iii) Trek distance – 7 – 8 km (One Way)

Short Itinerary

Day 0 (Friday)

1) We say bye to Namma Bengaluru at around 10 PM.
(Please have a light dinner. We don’t want you to starve!)
2) Our experienced organizers will keep you engaged with fun ice breaker session, a great way to bond with your fellow travellers.
3) Next up? Good rest required for the adventure in waiting!

 

Day 1 (Saturday)

1) Reach the homestay near Kalasa in the morning to a steaming hot cup of coffee.
2) Freshen up and have a delicious, authentic breakfast.
3) Depart from homestay to reach the trek base.
4) Start trekking to the isolated ruins of Ballalarayanadurga fort.
5) Reach the fort to get astonished by its beauty.
6) Continue the trek to the secluded Bandaje Arbi waterfalls
7) Reach the top and have your packed lunch with a million-dollar view!
8) Descend to the base and drive (give your tired muscles a rest) back to the homestay.
9) Freshen up and gather around the campfire to tea and piping hot snacks (if weather permits).
10) Warm-up, indulge in activities, or dance the evening away, hosted by our fun-experts.
11) Dig into a traditional dinner which is unlimited! (Veg & Non-Veg)
12) Sleep like a baby at our overnight stay in comfortable dorms.

 

Day 2 (Sunday)

1) Wake up to the sounds of nature and enjoy an early morning breakfast.
2) Drive to visit the UNESCO heritage architectural marvel, Halebeedu temple, and get ready to pose for those Insta pictures!
3) A professional guide will reveal the rich architecture of the temple.
4) Have sumptuous lunch (Unlimited on Food Menu).
5) Start the return journey to Bengaluru. Wait, did you think the fun was over!!?
6) Sing along, dance to good music, and play interactive games on the way
7) Stop for Dinner (Unlimited on Food Menu) en route
8) Reach Namma Bengaluru in the night with memories of a lifetime!

 

Note:-
i) Comfortable accommodation will be in dorms on 4-sharing basis with attached bathrooms.


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 2 dinner.
  2. Comfortable accommodation (click to view images) for one night in dorms on 4-sharing basis with an attached bathroom.
  3. Trek to the isolated Ballalarayanadurga Fort.
  4. Trek to the secluded Bandaje Arbi Waterfalls.
  5. Local Trek Guide charges.
  6. Jeep ride to trek base point.
  7. Forest entry charges.
  8. Visit the UNESCO heritage monument at Halebeedu.
  9. Professional guide charges at the temple.
  10. Campfire** with snacks and other activities.
  11. First Aid kit in case of emergencies. (We hope we don’t have any).
  12. Non-AC Transport (click to view images) with pushback seats to and fro Bengaluru
  13. 2 or more members of Monks on Wheels to keep you entertained throughout the event.
  14. GST (yes, we are honest like that!)

Price Excludes

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

Detailed Itinerary

Pricing Details

Early Bird Offer price per person with transportation charges at just Rs. 5969/- (No Hidden Charges)

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

Actual price per person with transportation charges at just Rs. 6669/- (No Hidden Charges)

Advisory

1) You have the option to make your own transportation arrangements (car/bike/public transport) to join the event for which per person price: Rs. 4569/- (No hidden charges)
2) Partial payment of Rs. 3300/- can be made to book your slot. Remaining amount to be paid online/cash on the day of the trip
3) Monks on Wheels trek leads will have radio communication device as a part of safety measure
4) Comfortable accommodation for one night in dorms on 4-5 sharing basis with attached bathroom.
5) A Whatsapp group will be created 2-3 days before the event where all the necessary information like things to carry, pick up points, time etc will be provided
6) We need a minimum of 9 people to conduct the event or the event might be cancelled with a full refund
7) In an extremely rare scenario, due to unforeseen incidents like natural calamities, roadblocks etc. or restrictions by the government or forest department, the itinerary might be changed/modified depending on the situation.

 


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.

Ballalarayanadurga Fort Trek FAQs

Q. What is the duration of Ballalarayanadurga Fort trek?

A. The total trekking duration of the Ballalarayanadurga Fort trek is 7-8 hours.

 

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.

 

Q. Is Ballalarayanadurga Fort Trek difficult?

A. The difficulty level of the Ballalarayanadurga Fort trek is moderate to difficult. You need to cover 7-8 km one way.

General FAQs

Refund & Cancellation Policy

Share this Event

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

Ballalarayanadurga Fort And Bandaje Arbi Falls Trek Overview

Start your life of adventure and gear up to join the Monks on Wheels as we take you on trek to the ruins of an isolated Ballalarayana Durga Fort and a very secluded Bandaje Arbi Waterfalls.

Ballalarayana Durga Fort and Bandaje Arbi 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 thriller as well as a sinister charm.

Bandaje Arbi waterfalls beauty can captivate anyone. The waterfall is believed to be situated at a height of 700 meters above the sea level. It plunges 200 feet from the hilltop and is a surreal sight to behold.

 


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 – Moderate to difficult (Just do it!)
ii) Trek duration – 3 – 4 hrs (One way)
iii) Trek distance – 7 – 8 km (One Way)

Short Itinerary

Day 0 (Friday)

1) We say bye to Namma Bengaluru at around 10 PM.
(Please have a light dinner. We don’t want you to starve!)
2) Our experienced organizers will keep you engaged with fun ice breaker session, a great way to bond with your fellow travellers.
3) Next up? Good rest required for the adventure in waiting!

 

Day 1 (Saturday)

1) Reach the homestay near Kalasa in the morning to a steaming hot cup of coffee.
2) Freshen up and have a delicious, authentic breakfast.
3) Depart from homestay to reach the trek base.
4) Start trekking to the isolated ruins of Ballalarayanadurga fort.
5) Reach the fort to get astonished by its beauty.
6) Continue the trek to the secluded Bandaje Arbi waterfalls
7) Reach the top and have your packed lunch with a million-dollar view!
8) Descend to the base and drive (give your tired muscles a rest) back to the homestay.
9) Freshen up and gather around the campfire to tea and piping hot snacks (if weather permits).
10) Warm-up, indulge in activities, or dance the evening away, hosted by our fun-experts.
11) Dig into a traditional dinner which is unlimited! (Veg & Non-Veg)
12) Sleep like a baby at our overnight stay in comfortable dorms.

 

Day 2 (Sunday)

1) Wake up to the sounds of nature and enjoy an early morning breakfast.
2) Drive to visit the UNESCO heritage architectural marvel, Halebeedu temple, and get ready to pose for those Insta pictures!
3) A professional guide will reveal the rich architecture of the temple.
4) Have sumptuous lunch (Unlimited on Food Menu).
5) Start the return journey to Bengaluru. Wait, did you think the fun was over!!?
6) Sing along, dance to good music, and play interactive games on the way
7) Stop for Dinner (Unlimited on Food Menu) en route
8) Reach Namma Bengaluru in the night with memories of a lifetime!

 

Note:-
i) Comfortable accommodation will be in dorms on 4-sharing basis with attached bathrooms.


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 2 dinner.
  2. Comfortable accommodation (click to view images) for one night in dorms on 4-sharing basis with an attached bathroom.
  3. Trek to the isolated Ballalarayanadurga Fort.
  4. Trek to the secluded Bandaje Arbi Waterfalls.
  5. Local Trek Guide charges.
  6. Jeep ride to trek base point.
  7. Forest entry charges.
  8. Visit the UNESCO heritage monument at Halebeedu.
  9. Professional guide charges at the temple.
  10. Campfire** with snacks and other activities.
  11. First Aid kit in case of emergencies. (We hope we don’t have any).
  12. Non-AC Transport (click to view images) with pushback seats to and fro Bengaluru
  13. 2 or more members of Monks on Wheels to keep you entertained throughout the event.
  14. GST (yes, we are honest like that!)

Price Excludes

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

Detailed Itinerary

Pricing Details

Early Bird Offer price per person with transportation charges at just Rs. 5969/- (No Hidden Charges)

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

Actual price per person with transportation charges at just Rs. 6669/- (No Hidden Charges)

Advisory

1) You have the option to make your own transportation arrangements (car/bike/public transport) to join the event for which per person price: Rs. 4569/- (No hidden charges)
2) Partial payment of Rs. 3300/- can be made to book your slot. Remaining amount to be paid online/cash on the day of the trip
3) Monks on Wheels trek leads will have radio communication device as a part of safety measure
4) Comfortable accommodation for one night in dorms on 4-5 sharing basis with attached bathroom.
5) A Whatsapp group will be created 2-3 days before the event where all the necessary information like things to carry, pick up points, time etc will be provided
6) We need a minimum of 9 people to conduct the event or the event might be cancelled with a full refund
7) In an extremely rare scenario, due to unforeseen incidents like natural calamities, roadblocks etc. or restrictions by the government or forest department, the itinerary might be changed/modified depending on the situation.

 


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.

Ballalarayanadurga Fort Trek FAQs

Q. What is the duration of Ballalarayanadurga Fort trek?

A. The total trekking duration of the Ballalarayanadurga Fort trek is 7-8 hours.

 

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.

 

Q. Is Ballalarayanadurga Fort Trek difficult?

A. The difficulty level of the Ballalarayanadurga Fort trek is moderate to difficult. You need to cover 7-8 km one way.

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.

Share this Event

Other Popular Events

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