Agani Peak

Open Time : 24×7 open

Entry : free

Address : XM79+6QJ Achanahalli, Karnataka 573165, India

Why to visit Agani Peak

The Agani Peak in Agni Gudda, also known as the 'fiery mountain' due to its volcanic nature, is a moderate three-kilometer hike from Agani village that takes about an hour. From the summit, you can see green pasture lands and plains filled with paddy fields. At the peak, you can pitch your tent and camp overnight to enjoy the wonderful starlit sky.

Trekking and camping are popular activities in this area. If you just want to relax, bring a picnic and enjoy the beauty of the rice fields that surround the area. Agni Gudda, about 25 kilometres from Sakleshpur's bus station, is best visited between October and March, and the trek takes around 4 hours to ascent and descend. Various south Indian movie scenes are shot here, and half-day picnics are popular.

FAQ on Agani Peak

How to reach the place ?

The place is around 147kms away from the center of Mangalore and is accessible by the way of public transport buses.One can hire a car if they want.

What are the things one should keep in mind while visiting the peak ??

While trekking carry enough food and water to fullfill your needs as there are not much of stores around .

What are the nearby attractions ?

The Manjarabad Fort is near the the place one should visit there for a good trek too.

Special Tip

Wear comfortable and light colour cloths and wear shoes with good grip on it as the way is a bit slippery .

By Yashica Singh

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