Kudremukh Trek – A Trekker’s Paradise

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Starting Point - Begaluru

Difficulty - Easy

Experience - Beginner

The Kudremukh trek has got everything included in the package. Starting from the beautiful green mountains to some waterfalls it has got everything you can ever desire of. The total distance you will be covering in this trek is 22 kilometres. it is graded as moderate to difficult trek.

A notice from the forest department is that it allows only the first 50 trekkers to trek to Kudremukh trek on the first come first serve basis. So we need to start really very early in the morning. It is very near to Bangalore. A lot of IT professionals come here with their family and friends to chill out in weekends. It is the perfect escape from their boring and hectic lives.

Location and how to reach:-

By air – reaching Bangalore is really very easy as it has got an airport. You can get a lot of flights that too direct flights from anywhere to Bangalore.

By bus - a wide range of bus come from different part of the country and this place is well connected.

By train – you can also come by train to Bangalore.

Best time:-

The perfect time to go to trekking is in the months of August and September. The hills are really very green and beautiful. The view is marvellous. You won't feel like going back to your daily routine after coming back from this place.

Though the trails are a bit slippery due to the monsoon season but the path is worth the view from the hilltop. You can also plan your trip in winters but the problem in winters is that the view is not that awesome as in monsoon.


Day 1 – From Bangalore to Elniru falls

The first day is very simple and less tiring as we will be departing from Banglore to the Kudremukh. We will be going to the Elniru falls. The meaning of Elmira is sweet coconut. This is assumed that the water of Elniru falls is as sweet as coconut water.

The path to Elniru falls is muddy and one can ride but you have to go deep to visit Elniru falls. After reaching Elniru falls, you will feel very fresh. the chirping of the bird and the fresh breathe of air is something you will never get in cities.

After spending few hours in Elniru falls, head towards the hotel and rest for the night there.

Day 2 - Trek to Kudremukh

The second day is comparatively tiring than the first day. This day the actual trekking starts. The day also starts early. Wake up early grab some breakfast and head towards the Kudremukh hill.

You will be travelling amidst coffee plantations, the trail is a bit muddy because of the rain but yet adventurous. You will be also crossing some beautiful waterfalls and water streams. Stop at the point where you feel like clicking pictures and having fun.

The trek starts as early as possible this day because the forest department does not allow trekkers to return after a particular time in the evening. The guide will brief you about the whole trek and the do’s and don’t of the trek.

You will be crossing through some lush green shrubs and beautiful water streams this day. The ascends and descends are not that steep here. But one should be prepared for the worst. There are also a lot of leeches on your way. Be careful while trekking and avoid the leeches.

You will also be witnessing some beautiful meadows and sceneries. It's worth all the efforts. The kudremukh peak will be closer and closer as you walk more. The clouds will also be nearer. There is also a steep ascent at the end. So be careful while trekking. There will also be some zig-zag climbs on your way.

But in the end, the whole journey is worth all the efforts. The view from the Kudremukh peak is mesmerizing. You will be completely lost in the scenic beauty of nature. Wait for some time at the peak and then start your journey back to the place where you have started.

Day 3 - Back to Banglore

The beautiful short yet amazing trip has come to an end. This day people will be returning back to their respective places from where they have come. You will be carrying a bundle of memories with you.

Difficulty level:-

The entire trek is graded as a medium to a difficult trek. It is recommended for first-timers. But proper trekking shoes should be worn to avoid any kind of accidents. This trek is easy for people who have already gone to trekkings.


The weather is pleasant. In monsoon and winters, the weather does not drop as much as in the north but you can enjoy the weather a lot. It is not that cold and not that warm. But wear warm clothes all the time.


The accommodation is included in the package. You will be provided with a cozy hotel and a comfortable one. The hotel is very good and peaceful.


  • Transportation from Bangalore to hotel rooms.
  • Forest entry pass.
  • Hotel rooms.
  • All veg meals- breakfast, lunch, dinner.


  • Personal porters to carry your luggage.
  • Personal expenses like tips, medicine.
  • Anything apart from inclusion.

ATM Points and connectivity:-

ATM is there in Bangalore. It is better to carry cash all the time and not to wait for some ATM in the mountain as you would not get any.

Things to carry:-

Although most of the things are included in the Kudremukh trek package but still one needs to carry their own things like Rucksack, cotton clothes, good trekking shoes, a warm jacket, Gloves, warmer, woollen or monkey cap covering head and ears, UV rays protected sunglasses, raincoat, extra socks, water bottle, torch, cold cream, sunscreen, toilet soap, towel, Walking Stick medicines that you usually use.

Group Size:

  • 10-50 Members.
  • In most of our treks, we have an equal male to female ratio.
  • For the confirmation of the event, we require a minimum of 8 members.
  • In some case, if we fail to obtain the required minimum, full refund or the option to transfer to any other event will be provided.
Available Group Departure:
August - 30 | September - 6, 13, 20, 27 | October - 4, 4, 11, 11, 18, 18, 25, 25 | November - 1, 1, 8, 8, 15, 15, 22, 22, 29, 29 | December - 6, 6, 13, 13, 20, 20, 27, 27 |
If group size is more than 5. Then, We will customize your trip for any date.

Cancellation Policy

  • If you cancel 7 days before the date of event:
    • 95% refund will be provided. (Payment gateway charges will be deducted)
  • If you cancel 3-6 days before the date of event:
    • 50 % of the actual amount of the trek. (Payment gateway charges will be deducted)
  • If you cancel 48 hours before the date of event:
    • No refund would be provided.
    • Last minute cancellations due to work, health issues etc. would not be entertained and no refund or transfer shall be allowed for the same.
  • Additional charges would be deducted (based on from where you booked) if you cancel the trek at any given date (along with the scenario described above), as payment gateway/event listing charges.
  • For all the above choices, you can transfer your tickets to your friends. We would be more than happy to have them on board and you could save your hard earned money.
  • If cancellations are made 30 days before the start date of the trip, 50% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
  • If cancellations are made within 0-30 days before the start date of the trip, 100% of total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
  • In case of unforeseen weather conditions or government restrictions, certain activities may be cancelled and in such cases the our service partner will try his best to provide an alternate feasible activity.
  • For all the above choices, you can transfer your tickets to your friends. We would be more than happy to have them on board and you could save your hard earned money.

Refund Policy

  • The applicable refund amount will be processed within 10 business days

Payment Policy

  • 50 Days or more before date of departure: 25% of total cost.
  • 31 - 49 Days before date of departure: 50% of total cost.
  • 30 days before date of departure: 100% of total cost.
  • Important: The booking stands liable to be cancelled if 100% payment is not received less than 30 days before date of departure.

Whatever you think of enjoying in paradise the kudremukh trek has got everything in it. It's like a dream come true after visiting Kudremukh trek. You can see a lot of wild creatures here. You will just be mesmerized in the beauty of nature. You can feel the clouds touching the mountain, the green hills and a lot of beautiful trails through the mountains.

This is something to experience once in a lifetime. The Kudremukh trek is in the district of Karnataka in Chikmanglur. While trekking here you will be crossing a lot of mountains and a lot of beautiful sceneries on you way. Click some beautiful pictures here.


The best time to go on a Kudremukh trek is during the months of August and September. The views of the trek during the Monsoon months is gorgeous and the best.
The major things that every trekker must carry with themselves when they are on the Kudremukh trekking are good trekking shoes, a rucksack, cotton clothes, a pair of gloves, warmer, a warm jacket, warm caps that would cover the head and ears perfectly, raincoat, water bottle, extra socks, torch, towel, walking stick, medicines, and some toiletries like the cold cream, sunscreen, moisturiser, toilet soap, etc.
The Kudremukh trek is a moderate to a difficult level trek. But, it is also suited for the beginners and the beginners are recommended to try this trek. For the people who have done trekking already, for them it is an easy one.
Vegetarian meals will be provided during the trek for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Depending on the size of the group, TT tempo traveller or mini bus will be arranged for the trek.
Since the trek is not a very difficult one, the trekkers are not required to do any strenuous workouts prior to going on this trek. Even for the beginners, the trek is mildly tough and just going for continuous walks a week before and doing some squats would help you in building your lower body strength.
The total trek distance of the Kudremukh trek is 22 km.
Kudremukh is a beautiful peak in the Chikmagalur district in Karnataka. The Kudremukh peak is a horse face shaped peak and is famous for this view. The sight of the beautiful green mountains, waterfalls, coconuts, water streams, and the tea plantations are the sights for which Kudremukh is famous for.
The Kudremukh trek is totally suitable for the female and the solo travellers. You will be going on this trek with a group of trekkers in total guidance and care taken, so there is utmost safety for the solo and female travellers. The trek group will be of 10 to 50 members so everyone is safe in the group. Also, in our group treks, we have equal male and female ratio so the trek for females is totally safe.
The size of our trek group is somewhere in between 10 to 50 trekkers. For the confirmation of the event, we need a minimum of 8 members.
You must carry everything that you need for trekking and for your personal care like the good trekking shoes, a rucksack, cotton clothes, a pair of gloves, warmer, a warm jacket, warm caps that would cover the head and ears perfectly, raincoat, water bottle, extra socks, torch, towel, walking stick, medicines, and some toiletries like the cold cream, sunscreen, moisturiser, toilet soap, etc. Also, this is a weekend getaway trek so the trekkers have to carry their own bags and be self sufficient. We would recommend you to carry only the very important things because that would make your bags lighter.
The other incredible places to visit in and around Kudremukh are Kudremukh peak, Hanuman Gundi waterfalls, Horanadu, Kudremukh hill station, Kudremukh National Park, western ghats, Kalasa, Lakhya dam, Gangamoola hill, and the Rajendra hill.
The pickup and drop locations in Bangalore are at these points.
1. Swad E Punjab
2. New Shanti Sagar Hotel
3. KTM Mekhri Circle

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