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Address: Subramanya, India

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The Best Trekking Spot

As compared to kodachadri and other trekking spots in karnataka, this place is little challenging and bit tiring. But, the view from the peak is worth stressing out your body.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 1, 2015
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Very steep. Although it's trekkers paradise but not for the first timers. Good mountain view and full of greenary. In 14 kms stretch, you will get accomodation and food facility after 7kms.

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Mangalore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

As compared to kodachadri and other trekking spots in karnataka, this place is little challenging and bit tiring. But, the view from the peak is worth stressing out your body.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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30 reviews 30 reviews
23 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Really awesome and fantastic. We are just wonder struck every time we visit this place and see the beauty of these hill ranges. The river water flowing down these hills are very pure and medicated with all herbs. Really must visit place. For Trekkers this is paradise.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Only go here if you have been to at least 3-4 treks and This one will test your strength to the max. Divide this trek into 2 days. On day 1 start from the base(Kukke temple) by 7 am so that you can reach the bhatter mane by 10:30 take rest for 1 hour and prepare you lunch and start... More 

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Kumara parvatha trek is one of the toughest treks in South India.This trek can be divided for 2 days. The camping sites are available at : Bhatra Mane, Kallu Mantapa(Water source available) and the peak itself.Make sure you carry enough water and energy drink/bars. The trek has different vegetation: Initial trek from kukke side is through dense forest for about... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Kumara Parvatha is situated in the border of Dakshina Kannada and Coorg districts, It is the highest peak in Pushpagiri wildlife sanctuary, the second highest peak in coorg and the third in karnataka at about 1712 m (5617 ft) asl. Accessible only by trek, it has two ways, one from Kukke Subramanya (26 km) and the other from Somwarpet /... More 

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Mangalore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

One can understand his limitations with this trek. It is almost 13 Km trek where you can see, hillocks, valleys, forests, butterflies etc. At the top of Kumara Parvatha, you can have a beautiful sun rise and sun set. Preparation for the trek is a must. Food and water needs to be carried. Even though there are two water sources... More 

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Mysore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Trek to Pushpagiri: One can choose any of the two paths. 1. Path from Kukke Subramanye 13Kms 2. Path from Somwarpet 7Kms Me and my friend started from Mysore to Subramanye Road(SBHR) in train, reached there by 5:30AM. We took the K.S.R.T.C which was already waiting outside the SBHR to temple. It is just 20 min journey. Later we paid... More 

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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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21 reviews 21 reviews
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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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