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Kumara Parvatha

Subramanya, India
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Ranked #2 of 7 Attractions in Subramanya
Type: Mountains, Outdoors
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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

One of the best places to trek in Karnataka. This place is around 250 kms from Bangalore. People with good physical fitness can easily complete this trek . Others may find a bit difficult. But the view we get is one of awe and wonder. Its as if we are standing in above clouds and the chilling winds makes it... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Not for nothing they say it is the toughest trek in Karnataka. Well it is. And when you have the rains to play spoiler and the leeches to bug you every meter ahead it just becomes all the more tough. But then when you are prepared for worse you just lunge forward with nothing-gonna-bring-me-down attitude. There is a 5 km... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Though it's considered one of the toughest treks in South India, all the pain vanishes into oblivion once you reach the top. The trek became all the way to more exciting as it was raining heavily and we were shivering at some point or the other. However, we moved ahead.The trip challenges both physical and mental endurance but you are... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

I went twice once in monsoon and once in summer. In monsoon i could nt reach peak due to weather conditions but it turned out to be amazing trip. Next time i hiked till the peak and it was the best experience again.

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Mysore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

If you complete KP trek then you have something to brag about your stamina and "I will do it" attitude. Please note: ***** If you have never tried any trek or hike till date please this should not be your first terrain!! This is not at all for first timers**** Kumaraparvatha is also known as Pushpagiri. It can be trekked... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

This trek is termed as the toughest trek in Karnataka, and yes it is true... Me along with my wife and few of her cousins planned for this trek and in the end my wife's uncle n aunt also joined us. We booked KSRTC rajahamsa bus to Kushalnagar and from there we took the private bus to somwarpet and from... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

This is heaven on earth. The peak can be reached from somwarpet or kukke subramanya. 1. Trek from kukke is very stressful. One has to trek 14 kms to reach peak. First 7 kms is through jungle and is very steep which leads to "Bhatra Mane" where one can have lunch. One can reach kallu mantapa which is about 2... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

It is a wonderful and toughest trekking, you can enjoy the beauty of nature. there are 2 ways to reach KP one is from Subramanya which is 13 km ( 2 days ) and other is from Somavarpet which is 7 kms (1 day ).We started our trekking from Subramanya, halted near kallu Mantapa next morning at 5.30 we started... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

It was really a nice trek...Its a must trek destination for a trekker :)......offering different experience when you trek in different seasons....physically stressing during summer...leeches & heavy rain during monsoon....Its Thick forest for the First stretch which takes approx 2 hours (time depends on your fitness in all streches !) till Bhaatramane (Bhats House)....In short, Trekker's paradise.......

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

I'd say Kumara Parvatha is the one of the toughest treks in south India...offering some amazing views.... offering different experience when you trek in different seasons....physically stressing during summer...leeches & heavy rain during monsoon....In short, Trekker's paradise..

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