Sat, 23 Jan|
Day Trek to Madhugiri Fort
Let's Hike to second largest monolith in entire Asia
Time & Location
23-Jan-2021, 6:00 am – 6:00 pm
Madhugiri, Madhugiri, Karnataka 572132, India
About the Event
Here comes the hike to second largest monolith in entire Asia. Inviting all women hikers for a day hike to the Madhugiri fort with like-minded women adventurists. Come & join this ALAG Adventure.
About the Trek:
Madhugiri hill which translated to the Madhu (Honey) + Giri (Hill): Hill of the honey. Madhugiri is a single hill and the second largest monolith in entire Asia, which is famous for its architecture and was built by the Vijayanagar Dynasty. The fort is perched on a steep slope of the hill. Madhugiri fort is famous for the stone carving as well as the architecture. It was built in the year 1678 by Raja Heera Gowda who belonged to the Ganga Dynasty. Once complete, Hyder Ali added arches, watch towers and circular granaries around the fort. Various rulers occupied the fort and ruled the region. It was also occupied by the British for a short period. You love history, rock carvings, photography, you will love this place too.
Date: 23rd January 2021 (Saturday)
Start point: Shantala Silk, Majestic (Reporting at 06:00 hours)
End Point: Shantala Silk, Majestic (Return at 18:00 hours)
Transportation: Hired vehicle
Difficulty level: Moderately challenging (5 km to & fro)
Pax: 12 / 20
Cost: INR. 1499/- All Inclusive (Breakfast, Lunch, Tea, Transport, Driver Bata, Permit etc.)
Registration will be closed once the slots are FULL or on 15.01.2021 (whichever is earlier). While registering you will see payment options. Kindly pay and register to confirm your seat. Do mention (ALAG-23JAN-Your Name) in transfer details.
NOTE: Detailed itinerary, things to carry and Do`s & Don’ts will be shared with registered participants. For any query feel free to revert at firstname.lastname@example.org or WhatsApp at 9900027525.
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