Queens Hills Ride and Hike – Kerala


  • Ranipuram, Kerala, India

    • Duration - 2 days
    • Moderate
    • Weekends
    • Food
    • Adventure
    • Travel Guide

    Overview

    Embark on an enchanting journey with the Queens Hills, Ranipuram Ride and Hike from Bangalore (Coorg-Kerala Border). As you leave the city behind, the road trip unveils the scenic splendor of the Western Ghats en route to Ranipuram. The trek, nestled in lush evergreen forests, promises a perfect amalgamation of adventure and communion with nature.

    Traverse the trail, unveiling captivating landscapes that lead to the summit of Queens Hills. The panoramic views from the top provide a visual feast of sprawling greenery, creating an idyllic backdrop for photo enthusiasts. The trek is more than a conquest; it's an immersion into biodiversity, offering opportunities for birdwatching and encounters with unique flora.

    At the summit, take a well-deserved break, savoring a packed lunch amidst the tranquil hills. The descent is a reflective journey back to the base, cherishing the memories forged during the trek. The Ranipuram Trek Rider not only presents a physical challenge but also rejuvenates the mind and soul. As the fragrance of the Western Ghats lingers, the return to Bangalore becomes a contemplative voyage, leaving indelible imprints of this captivating adventure.

    Itinerary

    Day 0:
    • 10:00 PM: Gather at designated meeting point - Majestic, Bangalore.
    • 10:30 PM: Depart for Ranipuram.
    Day 1:
    • Arrive at the Home Stay, freshen up.
    • Enjoy breakfast and a warm-up session.
    • Depart for the Queens Hills Base Camp.
    • Begin the hiking adventure.
    • Return to the Home Stay, indulge in a satisfying lunch.
    • Explore waterfalls post-lunch.
    • Back at the Stay, enjoy tea, snacks, and a possible campfire.
    • Have dinner before calling it a night.
    • Accommodation provided in separate rooms for men and women.
    Day 2 - Sunday:
    • Rise early and have a nourishing breakfast.
    • Complete checkout procedures and set off for Bangalore.
    • Enroute, visit Kote Betta.
    • Lunch on the way (self-sponsored).
    • Anticipate reaching Bangalore by 10:30 PM.

    What's Included

    • 2 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch, Snacks, and 1 Dinner.
    • Comfortable dorm accommodation with separate facilities for males and females.
    • Shared tea and coffee at pit stops.
    • Goodies

    What's Excluded

    • Personal Expenses
    • Any kind of insurance
    • Anything not mentioned in Inclusions

    Departure Details

    • Depart from designated meeting point - Majestic, Bangalore at 10:00 PM, Friday

    Know Before You Go

    • Trekking Gear: Pack appropriate trekking gear, including comfortable clothing, sturdy shoes, a backpack, water bottles, and a hat.
    • Physical Fitness: Assess your physical fitness level and prepare accordingly. The trek may involve varying levels of difficulty.
    • Food and Water: Carry sufficient snacks, water, and energy bars for the trek.
    • Emergency Contacts: Save emergency contact numbers and have a basic understanding of the nearest medical facilities.
    • Environmental Responsibility: Follow responsible trekking practices, such as "Leave No Trace," to minimize your impact on the environment.
    • Group Etiquette: Familiarize yourself with group guidelines and etiquette. Respect fellow trekkers and follow the instructions of the trek leaders.
    • Equipment Check: Ensure your trekking equipment, such as shoes and backpack, is in good condition before departure.

    FAQ's

    Q: Is prior trekking experience necessary for the Ranipuram Trek Ride?
    A: The trek is suitable for various experience levels, but some basic fitness is recommended.

    Q: What is the best time to undertake the Ranipuram Trek?
    A: The best time is generally during the post-monsoon months (September to March) when the weather is pleasant.

    Q: How challenging is the trek to Queens Hills at Ranipuram?
    A: The trek difficulty can vary, but it's generally considered moderate.

    Q: What should I carry for the trek?
    A: Pack essentials such as trekking shoes, comfortable clothing, water bottles, snacks, a hat, and sunscreen. Confirm with organizers for specific requirements.

    Q: Is accommodation provided as part of the package?
    A: Yes, accommodation is provided.

    Q: Can I join the trek as a solo participant?
    A: Absolutely, we welcome solo participants.

    Q: How long is the trek to Queens Hills at Ranipuram?
    A: The duration can vary, but it typically takes a 2 to 3 hours to reach the summit.

    Q: Are there restroom facilities along the trekking route?
    A: Restroom facilities may be limited or unavailable during the trek. Plan accordingly and use facilities at the base camp.

    Q: Can I bring children on the Ranipuram Trek Ride?
    A: The trek difficulty may not be suitable for very young children. Consider the endurance levels of children before planning the trek.

    Cancellation Policy

    • If cancellations are made 15-30 days before the start date of the trip, 50% of the total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
    • If cancellations are made within 0-15 days before the start date of the trip, 100% of the total tour cost will be charged as cancellation fees.
    • In case of unforeseen weather conditions or government restrictions, certain trips or activities may get canceled. In such cases, we will try our best to provide an alternative feasible solution. However, a refund will not be applicable for the same.
    • Cancellations are strictly subjected to cancellation policies mentioned on the website & are irrespective of the date of booking.

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