Situated 60 km from Bangalore, Savandurga hill is one of the largest pieces of single rock formations in the Asian continent. Since it is located 1226 m above sea mean level, it has a steep slope which makes it capable of providing an adventurous trekking experience. Secluded from the city, the hills are an ideal place to spend some peaceful time with your loved ones. Trekking up to the hill within a serene environment is no less than bliss. Trekking enthusiasts are even seen camping for a few days at the top after completing the trek. Imagine how wonderful it would be to lie atop the hill beneath the quilt of stars!
On your way to the top, you find ruins of Kempe Gowda II's imposing fortress which later was occupied by the legendary ruler, Tipu Sultan. The massive monolith has a structure that is easy to climb and hence expert trekkers can complete the entire course within two days or less. Savandurga constitutes of two hills, namely, Billigudda and Karigudda. Most trekkers choose the former over the latter due to its gentler slopes. The iconic views on the trail and the freshness of greenery make your journey to the top more refreshing and exciting. The trekking experience here is something you must undergo if you are an adventurer by heart.