kudremukh tourist places in Karnataka famous for trekking. The peak locate in Chikkamagaluru district, Karnataka. Kudremukh places to visit are:
- Kudremukh Peak Trek
- Hanuman gundi falls
- Kudremukh National Park
- Lakya Dam
- Janta market
- City shopping
Kudremukh Peak Trek:
Kudremukh peak 1894 m above sea level, this peak more attracted by trekkers and also naturists with its flora and fauna diversity. Hence the peak located in kudremukh national park.
Therefore weather in kudremukh 18°C
Time taken for this trekking 1 day
Trekking time approximately 4 – 5 hrs one way and night trekking is not available. Base camp permitted in mullodi. Difficulty level for this trekking is moderate – difficult.
How to Reach Peak Trek:
Rail: Hence nearest rail way from Kudremukh at Mangalore which locate 130 km away.
Road: The best way by road take bus from Bangalore to Kalasa from where another connecting bus to Balegal.
Kudremukh National Park:
Kudremukh national park designated the status of national park in 1987 and 600 km2 area one of the well preserved national park in the Karnataka. Also this park popular for it natural beauty with high peak mountains, flora and fauna.
Therefore weather in this park 18°C and time required to visit this park 3 – 4 hrs.
Opening Time: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Trekking hours: 6:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Indian – INR 200,
Foreign People – INR 1000
Hanuman gundi falls with a height of 100 feet located inside the dense forests of Kudremukh. Tourists love to trek through the forest to reach the water fall that believed to rejuvenate the body and relieve the muscles from aches and pains.
Kalasa temple town located near kudremukh. The most famous temples are
- Kalaseshwara Temple
- Girijamba Temple
- Hanuman Temple
- Venkataramana Temple
- Ranjal Mahalakshmi Temple
- Vasishta Ashrama
- Shree Chandranatha Swamy Temple
Sri Kalaseshwara Temple dedicated to Lord shiva these temple manage by Goverment of Karanataka.
Gangamoola known as Varaha Parvatha and mountain at a height of 1458 m above the sea level. This spot also a UNESCO world heritage site. Three rivers lies here Tunga, Bhadra and Nethravati.
Temple of goddess bhagavathi main attractions here also hotspot with more than species of birds.
The dam constructed by Kudremukh Iron Ore Company build across the river Lakya, a tributary of the Bhadra river. The dam also situated in the protected forest area inside the kudremukh national park. The main objective of the dam to collect silt and also other waste materials from the mining industries. The dam also acts as a source for the irrigation of agricultural lands.
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