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Kalavara Durga (Skandagiri)

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Short trek

It's right after Nandi Hills and is a very short and easy trek. I had my 8 years old son climbing... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2018
Bengaluru, India
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Perfect path visibility

I would say It vl be nice if u start trekking around 1 or 2 am in the morning it will be a perfect... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Santosh k
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Nandi Hills | 3 Km from Chikballapur, Chikkaballapur, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I would say It vl be nice if u start trekking around 1 or 2 am in the morning it will be a perfect time to start. It will take around 2 hrs to trek and reach to the top. We started at 6:20 and...More

3  Thank Santosh k
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Skandagiri is one trek which is great when done in full-moon night. Its a famous night trek near Bangalore. Of late, the local police have banned night trek here due to some accidents on the hill. So its advised to check with locals whether its...More

7  Thank thumatydanielk
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

PPL here r not frndly They only need money It's not a place which is worth of paying U would try Nandi hills & it will be good

10  Thank chethang85
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Excellent place to spend a day here but the trek should start around 3/4 am night. The trekking is pretty exhausting but when you reach the top of the hill its pretty of worth it. U will sweat to every single drop of water in...More

11  Thank abinashg19
Reviewed 30 April 2018

It was nice experience to this place, we went there to experience Sunrise and it was amazing, people should time it better to make full use of the place.

6  Thank Rohit B
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

It's right after Nandi Hills and is a very short and easy trek. I had my 8 years old son climbing up with me and made it pretty easy. There are shades on the trail which makes the trek an easy affair. There's a parking...More

6  Thank PraseedV
Reviewed 4 January 2018

If you want to visit Skandagiri, be ready to pay Rs 550/- Rs 450/- per person And Rs 50-100 Parking charges. you can visit some other places near by NANDI HILLS, DANDIGANAHALLI DAM Bcak water, you can visit 365 days and enjoy.

17  Thank Shashishas
Reviewed 2 January 2018

To all who say 450 is expensive - in the past it was free and people used to litter the place, stay at night on top of the hill with campfire, drink, dance and make nonsense things and spoil the beauty of the nature. After...More

6  Thank Sun S
Reviewed 25 December 2017

if you have enough to spare jus to see clouds which anyway do not last long after two-hour treck then fine, otherwise I am sure there are better places for free to be in Karnataka. What makes it worse is the fact that they are...More

10  Thank NitikaJ27
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

It's a peak just 3km from Nandi Hills almost the same height of Nandi Hills 1450m. The Base of SkandaGiri is PapaGani Matth. The only bad point is fee 450 rs.

2  Thank 835harsimranjits
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