Mullayanagiri is the highest peak in Karnataka, India. Mullayyanagiri is located at the Chandra Dhrona Hill Ranges of the Western Ghats of Chikkamagaluru Taluk. Well, this mountain has grown to a height of 1,930 metres.
Mullayanagiri is one of the best trekking places in Karnataka and South India.
Coming to the so-called “Nomenclature of this mountain”.
The peak gets its name from a small temple, which is dedicated to a sage “Mulappa Swamy” wh, is believed to have meditated at the caves only a couple of feet below the summit.
The caves are accessible and not very deep, they have a direct entrance to the garbagudi of the temple, which is now blocked by the temple priests. Mullai is referred to a forest in Old Kannada language.
Now this place is the bestest hubs for trekking. That’s where the major point comes.
Being this a place for major camping and trekking sites, it has become a wanted tourist destination.
Well when it comes to Mullayangari , the starting journey for your trekk thirst begins with the travelling ports. Mainly trekking.
The starting point of the trek is known as Sarpadhari owing to its serpentine paths. The trail to Mullayanagiri begins at Sarpadhari bus stop, 15 kms from Chikamagalur. Interestingly, this trek has two peak point, the lower one is Mullayanagiri while the higher one is Bababudangiri which is the highest one in Karnataka.
When it comes to its seasonal effects, its the best for enjoying this trip in summers. why??
Yes, you will be climbing the highest peaks of Karnataka. Cool climate can be really reliving in this super hot summer days.
Trekking with friends or family is a great entertainment. You have many tourist guides and other people who conduct trekking spots that you can go with them if you do not have a clear idea about the place.
Packages are also available, where you can pre-book yourself and have a wonderful journey ahead.
Well to your surprise, it’s not only trekking which you can experience but also there’s a waterfall where you can cool down yourselves.
Moreover start your trekking early in the morning as you reach your destination by noon.
When it comes to food packaging, there’s no need to worry as there are both hotel and restaurant facilities nearby.
In this world of dust and pollution, the best place to get revitalized is to seek help from mother nature. Explore much of our serene lands, yet few are left untouched.
So hurry up people. Karnataka, it’s not just Bangalore and Mysore Palace. Mullayanagiri is also in your bucket list.
Well, then you know what to and what not to take for your trekking mania. That’s it, suit yourself from the fresh air of mother nature.