Cherish sunsets with wild creatures and wild places. Have a love affair with the wonder and beauty of the earth. – Stewart Udall
Looking for your next trek destination? Back your bags and leave overnight to an altitude of 2,725 feet above sea level and begin a wonderful trek through the lush green hill station of Agumbe in Shimoga, Karnataka.
Located at a distance of 380 km from Bangalore, Agumbe is a high altitude village in the Malnad region of Karnataka and is often referred to as “The Cherrapunji of the South” because of its scenic beauty and biodiversity. It also comprises of many medicinal plants and is home to the only Rainforest Research Station in India. Surrounded by the majestic mountains of the Western Ghats, covered in depths of lowland rainforests and touched by beautiful waterfalls and streams, Agumbe is the perfect place for a trek.
Start your journey through a trail of forest to immerse yourself in the beauty of a waterfall, warm your hands over the campfire, take a jeep ride to a backwater island and drink in the spectacular view from one of the highest peaks in the Western Ghats.
These are just a few of the many unique spots that you will visit as a part of our 2-day Agumbe Trek. Read on to know what else is in store!