Karnataka adventure tours – within the Gem in the South
Karnataka is unique to the South. There is beauty in
the land that varies from place to place. There are forests and open
stretches. There are rocky hills covered with scrub and lush coffee and
pepper plantations. There are rivers disgorging both to the west and
the east. |
has mothered some of the finest warriors and leaders that history has
bestowed upon the Indian Sub-Continent. Although it has had its share
of fierce battles and warriors, this region as a whole was spared the
ravaging wars in the north or the west of the Sub-Continent.
Spirituality and religion come easy in these parts, Karnataka
having a rich legacy of saints and ancient temples each with its own
beauty and history to which visitors to this region throng.
In keeping with its intention, Adventure Quests is
in the process of establishing trekking, white water rafting and horse
safari based outings that also bring out the eco-cum-wild life wealth
of Karnataka. Some of these are listed below. More are to follow.
Karnataka Adventure tours
Karnataka has a wide array of adventure options to offer. It has
endless beaches, each more enticing than the other. There are great
trekking options around Madikeri and the verdant Coorg hills and
plantations, in the Biligiriraangana Hills, Kemmana Gundi, Baba
Budanagiri Hills, Nandi Hills, etc. White water rafting aplenty on the
Kali and numerous eco- opportunities to discover how intoxicating
nature can be with its variety of exotic flora and fauna in the
wildlife sanctuaries at Bhimeshwari, Nagarhole, Ranganthittu, Bandipur,
So choose adventure, take your pick below and the rest just follows.
The three itineraries below are founded on some of the best horse safaris in India.
Combinations with trekking and/or rafting are recommended to add depth
to both the adventure and to understanding the bio-diversity of this
region and can be arranged on request. Details on request.
Karnataka Adventure Tour Itineraries
|• Karnataka Safari I – (Horse area, modifiable for biking).
Exploring the interiors of Karnataka on horseback. A
different culture, a different vista. Visit the best
known historical spots and the amazing national parks
and also spend time amongst the hills of Ooty. 16 days of immense fun spent riding and studying the deep heritage, culture, wild life and flora of Karnataka. (KS 1)
• Karnataka Safari II –(Horse area, modifiable for biking). The
heart of the Kaveri River. Rides along its banks,
explorations and adventure in some of Karnataka’s
greatest areas of cultural and historic value. 17 days of immense fun spent riding and in studying the deep heritage, culture, wild life and flora of Karnataka. (KS 2)
• Karnataka Safari III –(Horse area, modifiable for biking).A
greatness and a challenge in the region between
Mysore and Bangalore. Visits to Wildlife Sanctuaries,
the bountiful hills of Ooty for hill riding
experiences and road safaris to historic monuments
and ancient temples included. 15 days of riding adventure
and enjoying being close to nature even as we study
the heritage of a graceful culture and the abounding
beauty of Karnataka’s best wild life parks. (KS 3)