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Shivaganga > Tumkur (near Bangalore) > Karnataka >india

Distance                :  47 kms from Bangalore

Difficulty Level      :  Moderate

How to reach trek starting point : Majestic Bangalore -> Jalahalli ->shivaganga betta

Shivaganga betta: “Betta” is Kannada word which means “hill” in English. shivaganga hill  comes in Tumkur district. This trek come under one day trek category.

SHIVAGANGA HILLS ROUTE :

There is well marked route is there till the  hill top. There are steps (whenever it becomes steep ) till half the way. Trek starting point is a temple which is dedicated to Lord shiva.

SHIVAGANGA HILL TREKKING DIFFICULTY :

Moderate. There are steps and protecting iron poles for most part of trek trail. Without protecting iron pipes  trek would have become difficult one.

Shivaganga trek distance : 3 Kms (one side).

Time to trek Shivaganga hill : For average trekker it may require 2 to 3 hours to reach peak from temple which is there at the foot hill

EARLY MORNING TREK ITINERARY:
  • Start from Bangalore(Mejestic) at  4 AM(its 47KMS journey requires at least 1 hour to reach from majestic )
  • Reach Shivaganga foothill at 5 AM
  • Start trekking at 5 AM
  • Reach peak by 6.30 AM 
  • Watch sunrise from peak  (Check out sunrise timings before you plan)
  • Start descending by  7.30 AM
  • reach foothill by 9 AM
  • Reach to Majestic by 10 AM

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