Madhugiri Fort Trek from Bangalore

Madhugiri Fort Trek

Trek TypeHill Trek
Activity LevelEasy

Madhugiri Fort, located in Tumkur district of Karnataka, is a mesmerizing historical site that stands as a testament to the region's rich heritage. The fort is renowned for its colossal granite structure, making it the second-largest monolith in Asia. Its strategic location, atop a steep hill, provides panoramic views of the surrounding landscape, creating an awe-inspiring experience for visitors.

The fort's history dates back to the Vijayanagara era, and it has witnessed the rise and fall of various dynasties. Its architectural marvel includes a series of gateways, walls, and bastions that once served military purposes. The challenging trek to Madhugiri Fort offers adventure enthusiasts a thrilling journey, passing through rugged terrain and picturesque landscapes.

Apart from its historical and architectural significance, Madhugiri Fort is surrounded by natural beauty, with lush greenery and breathtaking vistas. The serene atmosphere and the sense of stepping back in time make a visit to Madhugiri Fort a memorable and enriching experience for history buffs, nature lovers, and adventure seekers alike.


The following detailed itinerary provides a day breakdown of your exciting Madhugiri Fort trek. From your early morning departure from Bengaluru to the moment you arrive back home, we've outlined your activities and experiences to make the most of your trip. Let's dive into the specifics.

Day 1 : Departure, Trek and return to Bangalore



23 Feb, 2024 (Friday)

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Immerse yourself in the breathtaking beauty of second monolith rock of Asia, Madhugiri fort(2,582ft)(8km), where a captivating panorama unfolds, stretching as far as the eye can see. The trek offers not only stunning views but also introduces you to the rich biodiversity that enhances this immersive adventure. Explore an atmosphere teeming with life and natural wonders as you ascend the Madhugiri Fort.

Backpackers United

Backpackers United Team will accompany the entire trip, and local backpackers will join us along the way.

Comfortable and Hygienic Transportation
Forest Permit and Local Guide
Experienced Driver and Trek Lead
Anything not mentioned in the "What's Included?" section
Personal Expenses
ID: Soft-copy of Aadhar or government ID
Medication: Personal
Snacks: Juice packs, energy bars
Rain Gear: Poncho/Raincoat
Power Bank: Portable
Good Torch with Batteries

Safety and Security Guidelines are followed at all times, and it is our topmost priority. We have certified trek leads (Male/Female) accompanying the participants at all times and our stay follows well-rounded safety measures.

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You can directly reserve your slots by booking on the website, please ensure proper dates are selected before confirming your booking.

You can reach out to Backpackers United to get details about your booking and other important information related to your tour packages.You can reach out to Backpackers United to get details about your booking and other important information related to your tour packages.