At the periphery of Chikkamagalur, Shivamogga and South canara on the ghats lies Agumbe, which is known as rainforest , after Cheerupunji its the second place as it receives heavy rains in South.It forms a part of the Malnad-Kodagu corridor, which also includes the Someshwara, Mookambika, Bhadra, and Sharavati Wildlife Sanctuaries, Kudremukh National Park, and various other forest tracts and reserve forests around Kundapur, Shankaranarayana, Hosanagara, Sringeri, and Thirthahalli Wildlife Sanctuaries.
Start from Hyderabad (4 pick up spots – Will be updated soon)
Reach Campsite, Check-in, Freshen up, have breakfast and head out for beautiful Koodlu falls, have packed lunch, visit Malgudi Days house, visit beautiful sunset at Barkana view point, head back to Campsite, Dinner (Veg & Non-Veg) & Campfire at nyte..(sleep in the tents)
Freshen up, have breakfast and head out for a trek to beautiful Onake abbi falls, (will pack our lunch), visit Agumbe Wild Forest Research station, head out to amazing view of Kundadri hills to visit the sunset, head back to Campsite for Dinner and sleep in the tents!
Wake up late, have breakfast, and head to Malpe Beach of Udupi for a day of adventure activities cum water sports, play at the beach until you can’t stand anymore (Because of Monsoons some or all water sports may not be available, in which case we will play at the beach & chill out leisurely), freshen up at beach’s change rooms, try awesome Udupi street food, shop till the bags are full & the pennies are nil, head back to Bangalore around 10 PM.
Reach Hyderabad by 10 AM (Drop at same locations)
Depending on Forest department permissions at that time we may change/skip Koodlu/Onake Abbi falls routes. In this case we have equally amazing alternate spots (Example: Sirimanne falls). Agumbe is full of exuberant Wild forest, magnificent waterfalls & amazing trek trails.
Slots: 12(As always, we try to maintain good ratio of Men & Women)
Accommodation: Will be at our Campsite in the middle of Wild Forest
Travel: A tempo traveler/ bus depending on final numbers
Things to Carry
Light weight clothes
Comfortable shoes (sports/hiking shoes)
Full charge mobiles with power banks
Paper soap/ wet wipes/ tissues
Carry little bit of cash – not too much
Rain proof, light weight jacket
Important: Everyone must get their photo ID cards – like Aadhar or Driving License