The Sahyadri Ride

Experience the magic of the monsoon by riding the monsoon hills of Karnataka - The Sahyadris

Short Itinerary

DAY 1:

A highway ride of Hyderabad to Bangalore on smooth highways.

Overnight in the outskirts of Bangalore

DAY 2:

Today consists of riding from Bengaluru to Chikmagalur via visits to Belur and Halebid

Overnight at Chikmagalur

DAY 3:

A visit to Mullayanagiri peak and then onwards to Someshwara Wildlife Sanctuary for a jungle lodge stay. We visit a few waterfalls today.

Overnight in Someshwara Wildlife Sanctuary

DAY 4:

The day starts with nature activities in the jungle lodge, post which we continue on towards Gokarna via a visit to Murudeshwar and Maravanthe Beach.

Overnight in Gokarna

DAY 5:

Today is a buffer day reserved for relaxation and visits around Gokarna.

Overnight in Gokarna

DAY 6:

The day starts early with the group riding to Dandeli via the scenic Anshi national park route. We reach Dandeli by afternoon and if the local conditions permit, rafting and other activities can be performed.

Overnight in Dandeli

DAY 7:

Today is a long ride. From Dandeli, we set off to our final destination, Hampi. The day consists of only a ride and will test the stamina of the rider.

We reach Hampi early evening and watch the sunset from atop Anjanadri hill.

Overnight in Hampi

DAY 8:

Today is for sightseeing in Hampi.

Overnight in Hampi

DAY 9:

Today consists of a moderately long ride from Hampi to Hyderabad - two-thirds of which are on curvy state highways and the other one-third over NH 7.

DAY 1:

  • 0600 Depart from Shamshabad and start ride towards Bengaluru on the NH 44 highway

  • 1600 Visit Lepakshi on the way

  • 1900 Reach the accommodation in the outskirts of Bengaluru and retire for the day

OVERNIGHT IN BENGALURU

DAY 2:

  • 0600 start from Bengaluru- Halebeedu

  • 1100 Reach Halebeedu and go on a guided tour of Hoysaleshwara Temple

  • 1200 Depart Halebeedu

  • 1230 Reach Belur and visit the Chennakesava Temple with a guided tour of the temple architecture

  • 1430 depart Belur

  • 1530 Reach Chikmagalur and check in to homestay

If time permits sunset at Mullayanagiri peak. If not we cover it on the next day

OVERNIGHT IN CHIKMAGALUR

DAY 3:

  • 0500 Start to Mullayanagiri peak

  • 0600 Reach Mullayanagiri and view one of the best sunrises ever

  • 0900 Reach back to the homestay, have breakfast and checkout and start towards next destination

  • 1500 Reach Seethanadi Nature Camp and check-in

  • 1600 Visit Koodlu Theertha Waterfall

OVERNIGHT IN SOMESHWARA WILDLIFE SANCTUARY

DAY 4:

  • 0600-1000 A nature walk and coracle ride are arranged for today, post which we checkout and start today’s ride

  • 1100 Depart to Murudeshwar

  • 1230 Visit Maravanthe Beach

  • 1500 Reach Murudeshwar and visit the temple and the 18-storey tall Rajagopuram

  • 1600 Depart Murudeshwar towards destination of the day - Gokarna

  • 1800 Reach Nirvana Beach, Gokarna and check in

  • 1830 Watch the sunset over the Arabian sea

OVERNIGHT IN GOKARNA

DAY 5:

As today is planned as a buffer day there are no planned activities today. However one might visit, if one has the time the following places in Gokarna - Kudle Beach, Honey Beach, a trek to Paradise Beach, Om beach, Gokarna Lighthouse, boat rides to different beaches, etc.

OVERNIGHT IN GOKARNA

DAY 6:

0700 Check out and start riding towards Dandeli

1200  Reach Dandeli via the scenic Anshi National Park route

1400 We have some activities planned in Dandeli however white water rafting depends on water availability from the Supa dam. All activities today are to be borne by the member and are not included in the price.

OVERNIGHT IN DANDELI

DAY 7:

0600 Start from Dandeli to Hampi

1500 Reach Hampi and check-in

1700 Sunset at Anjanadri, called Monkey hill

OVERNIGHT IN HAMPI

DAY 8:

Today we visit as many places possible in Hampi.

The day starts with sunrise at Matanga hill and ends with sunset at Sanapur Lake.

There are over 80 major temples and attractions in Hampi that we cover.

The best spot for heritage photographs.

OVERNIGHT IN HAMPI

DAY 9:

0600 Start Ride to Hyderabad

1600 Reach Hyderabad by nightfall and bid adieu for a trip well done.

Detailed Itinerary

PRICE

₹ 10500

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Inclusions

  • Accommodation in Bengaluru (except the last day for those moving off to Chennai)

  • All other accommodation in homestays / resorts wherever possible with sharing (possibly extra bed on the ground)

  • All permits, taxes, etc. applicable

  • Tour planning, expertise, and organiser charges

Exclusions

  1. Any extra charges borne in case of plan deviations (as decided by event lead)

  2. Anything not included in "Inclusions"

  3. Tourist Guide charges at Belur, Halebid, and Hampi

  4. Food

  5. All fuel costs

  6. Any payment gateway charges if decided to using one (contact us to bypass payment gateway charges)

What to Carry?

Mandatory Carry

  1. A HELMET for both ride and pillion is MANDATORY. Your participation might be cancelled if you show up without a helmet.

  2. Comfortable Clothes (expect to wear one pair per day, and pack two pairs of clean night clothes that you can wear multiple nights)

  3. Biking Shoes with ample ankle support

  4. Water Bottle - 2 litre

  5. Saddlebags are preferred over Backpacks

  6. Polythene / Ziplock waterproof covers to protect electronics

  7. Waste Bag (you can bring anything that you can use to carry your waste)

  8. Odomos (for insects and mosquitos)

  9. Sunglasses

  10. Rainwear (expect to get wet)

Optional Carry

  1. Snacks / Snackbars

  2. Chocolate (for instant energy)

  3. Torch (flashlight)

Type

Motorcycle Rides

Moderate

Difficulty

Bengaluru

Base

Best Time

Jul - Sep

Duration

More than a Week

Max. Altitude

1892 m / 6207 ft

Min. Age

18

Location

Karnataka

Price Starts from

₹ 10500