36 1 Day Treks in Karnataka that you should visit - With photos & details

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36 1 Day Treks to explore in Karnataka

State in the south western region of India

(ANTARA GANGE) Shree Kaashi Vishwanatha TempleVibhuthipura, Karnataka 563101, India

This temple is located in a beautiful place which is surrounnded bby mountains. The temple has main shivalingam and around five  other lingams on the side of the main matapa.  The devotees believes that the waterbody surrounded by the temple is the sacred Ganga and it has been falling from the head of Shiva.

AgumbeAgumbe, Karnataka, India

A settlement nestled in the thickly forested Malenadu region of the Western Ghats mountain range. Owing to its high rainfall, it is referred to as "The Cherrarapunji of the south". Agumbe is associated with rainforest conservation efforts, documentation of medicinal plants, trekking, and photography. There is also a sanctuary for King Cobra here.

Baba BudangiriBaba Budangiri, Karnataka 577137

One of the top places for trekking in Karnataka. This is a famous pilgrim site for both Hindus and Muslims and is often flocked by travellers.

Bannerghatta Biological ParkBannerghatta Rd, Bannerughatta, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560083, India

Founded in 1970.  A portion is also a biological reserve. Popular destination with a zoo, a pet corner,  an animal rescue center, a butterfly enclosure, aquarium, snake house, and a safari park

Barkana fallsBarkana falls, Agumbe, Karnataka 577411

One of the ten highest waterfalls in India. Formed by River Seetha River, the waterfall offers most amazing views during the rainy season.

Bhadra DamLakkavalli Dam, Vadiyuru, Karnataka 577115, India

Bhadra dam a  wildlife sanctuary and tourist destination which is located on Bhadra river, a tributary of Thungabadra river

Bhadra Wildlife SanctuaryBehind Ranganathaswamy Temple, Tarikere, Lakkavalli, Karnataka 577115, India

Covering a vast area of 490 sq kilometres which is surrounded by the hills of the western ghats on all sides

BiligiriranganabettaBiligiriranganabetta, Karnataka, India

It is a lofty hill range in Karnataka which is well known for its flora and fauna. It is considered to be the wildlife corridor that connects the Eastern Ghats to the Western Ghats.

BRT Tiger ReservePunajur State Forest, Karnataka 571127, India

Situated between the western and eastern ghats. Having a wonderful ecosystem is the worthy delight of floral, faunal and cultural affluence

Dabbe FallsKunjuvalli, Kanapagaru, Karnataka 581384, India

Nestled within the lush green folds of Saravathi wildlife sanctuary, it is a storied waterfall reachable through picturesque trails.

Gokak FallsGokak Falls, Karnataka, India

Nothing can beat the gorgeous site of white waters gushing down rugged hills and bordering green forests resulting in a natural stream. Owing to its scenic beauty, roaring sound and unending flow of water, Gokak Falls became a celebrated tourist destination in the state of Karnataka.

Hebbe WaterfallsChikkamagaluru District, Kesavinamane, Karnataka 577131, India

One of the most exotic waterfalls in Karnataka state which is housed in the beautiful Kemmangudi hill station

Hidlumane WaterfallsKodachadri road,Hosanagara, Kattinahole, Karnataka 577452, India

Accessed by hiking, this is a series of six cascading waterfalls hidden from one other. The trek from the first fall to the 6th fall includes steeper trek that runs through forest, water, and rocks.

Jogimatti Forest and widlife sanctuaryChitradurga, Karnataka 577524, India

Hill station and a forest reserve in Chitradurga district.Best for trekking.

Kallathigiri FallsChikmagalur, Kallathgiri, Karnataka 577129, India

One of the panoramic tourist places in Chikmagalur surrounded by serene valleys and has a small temple of Veerabhadra.

Kodachadri HillKodachadri Hill, Karnataka 577452

13th highest peak of Karnataka state. Surrounded by dense forests and breathtaking views, it is a major attraction for hikers. At the top of the peak stands a stone-built temple dedicated to Adi Shankara.

Koosalli FallsKoosalli Falls, Karnataka 576228

The Koosalli Waterfalls is a large waterfall located in a deep, rocky forest area. It is a cascading waterfall with six different waterfalls dropping from a height of about 470 feet.

Kudremukh PeakKudurekuha Jamly, Karnataka, India

The second highest peak in Karnataka. Kuduremukha literally means 'horse-face' (in Kannada) and refers to a particular picturesque view of a side of the mountain that resembles a horse's face.

Kundadri HillsKundadri Ghat, Kundadri, Karnataka 577424, India

A mountain peak crowning dense forests. There is a Jain Temple at the top of the mountain, and two small ponds formed by the rock on one side of this temple provided water to earlier sages.

Kunti BettaSH 19, Pandavapura, Karnataka 571434, India

Kunti betta is two rocky hills surrounded by paddy fields, sugarcane and coconut trees in the Pandavapura of Mandya district. Historically important place.