Hosahalli Gutta - History, Timings & Entry Fee

Adventure / Trekking

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Distance (From Sakleshpur): 28 Kms

Trip Duration (Including Travel): 2-3 Hours

Place Location: Near Hosahalli Village

Transportation Options: Bus / + Walk/Trek

Travel Tips: None

At a distance of 28 km from Sakleshpur, Hosahalli Gutta or Hosahalli Betta is a mountain peak situated near Jedigadde village in the Sakleshpur region of Karnataka. It is one of the popular places for trekking enthusiasts as part of Sakleshpur tour packages.

Situated at an altitude of 2500 ft, Hosahalli Gudda Hill is often called a trekker's delight. Embrace the sheer force of nature by visiting Hosahalli Peak on a vacation to Sakleshpur. It is flocked by tourists who are interested in trekking and challenge their spirits for an adventure. The hill is surrounded by thick evergreen forests and many coffee and cardamom plantations that make it just a haven for nature lovers to retreat in a serene landscape.

Hosahalli Gutta is also known as Gajakesari Hill after the Kannada movie Gajakesari which was shot here. The breathtaking view from Hosahalli Gudda is the best when you wait there till the time of sunset and take back a memory of the trip that you'll probably remember for life. The peak can be reached from Hosahalli village by 2.5 km off-road drive or trek. Hosahalli village can be reached from Heggadde on the Mangalore-Bangalore National Highway via concrete road through Kadagaravalli and Hiridanahalli. One can camp right at the top of the peak.

Timings: 9 AM - 6 PM

Entry: Free