When we hear about treks, we assume that there would be lofty mountains or lush green hills to welcome us. Well, if you want to try something different, then here’s a chance to join us for the Gokarna Beach Trek.

Gokarna, a temple town about 484 km’s from Bangalore, is on the Western coast of India. Located in the Kumta taluk of Uttara Karnataka, the main deity is Lord Shiva,  also known as Mahabhaleshwara. This temple houses what is believed to be an original image of Lord Shiva’s lingam (Atmalinga).

 

 

Apart from being one among the seven most important Hindu pilgrimage centers, it is known for its scenic and rustic beaches. The drive up the winding path is serene and leads to rocky mountains, with the Western Ghats on one side and the Arabian Sea on the other.

So let’s spend a weekend away from the city on the scenic beaches of Gokarna and come back with memories to be cherished for long.

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TREK DATES 23rd-25th Feb 2018, 9th – 11th Mar 2018 (Women Only), 30th Mar – 2nd Apr 2018
LOCATION Bangalore
TREK LEVEL Easy – Moderate
DISTANCE 10 km
DAY 0 Leave from Bangalore at 7:00 PM
 DAY 1  Trek To:
  • Paradise Beach
  • Half Moon Beach
  • Om Beach
  • Rock Climbing
  • Dolphin’s Point
  • Kudle Beach
  • Gokarna Beach

( Time: 10 a.m – 7 p.m )

DAY 2
  • Wake Up Early, Freshen Up, Breakfast
  • Visit Mirjan Fort
  • Depart for Bangalore and reach by 11:00 PM (approx)

Long Weekend(30th Mar – 2nd Apr 2018): We’ll be visiting Vibhooti Falls and return by 5:00 am on Monday

INCLUDED
 Transportation(AC) to and fro from Bangalore Sharing basis accommodation in Tents.
1 packed lunch(Veg) 2 Breakfast(Veg)
Experience that you gain
NOT INCLUDED
Lunch(2nd day) – Dinner(All days) Any kind of insurance
 Personal Expense(snacks, mineral water etc.) Anything not included in the inclusions above
Other water activities.

If you wish to experience the thrill of trekking with a difference Plan the Unplanned presents you a beach trek in Gokarna. Gokarna has several beaches and the trekking trail is popularly known as “Golden Trail”. The trek begins from the Belekhan Village and ends at Kudle Beach. You would be walking along the beach side, climbing the boulders and crossing several beaches like Paradise, Hell of a Beach and more. So what are you waiting for, just get a beach trek strike off your bucket list and cherish wonderful memories with us forever!

How nice would it be if all your travel plans were already made for you?

When on a trip to a place like Gokarna, there are chances that you may miss out those unexplored beaches due to lack of time, information or sheer confusion.Well, we’ll make sure that you don’t miss out anything.

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For booking enquiry you can call us at: 9035182699, 776071005, 9428909952


NOTE:

  1. Consumption of alcohol, intoxicants and smoking would not be tolerated during the entire course of the journey. Kindly co-operate with us to make the experience more fun.
  2. Put Litter in its place, do not trash the mother earth.
  3. In the case of traffic delays or breakdowns, expect a few delay in reaching the destination.
  4. Plan The Unplanned will not be responsible for any loss/ hamper of your possessions. We request you to be alert about whatever you carry.
  5. All the meals will be Veg if included

Following are your pickup/drop locations. You could let us know which would be appropriate to you before the trek in advance. Also note, the drop points would be the same as pick up.

  1. Fabindia – House No. 54, 17th Main Road, Opp. Madivala Masjid, Koramangala 2nd Block, Sidharata Colony, Santhosapuram, Koramangala 2nd Block, Koramangala, Bengaluru, Karnataka.
  2. New Shanti Sagar Hotel – Old Airport Road, Domlur, Bengaluru, Karnataka.
  3. KTM Mekhri Circle – Mekhri Circle Junction, Raj Mahal Vilas Extension, Armane Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka.

Kindly note the timings for the above pickups, would be updated to you a day before the trek.

We request you to kindly carry the following. It’s better to be prepared rather than not prepared.

  • Yourself (That’s most important – after all you paid us!)
  • Rucksack (Just stuff your things in!)
  • 2 water bottle – 1 litre each (Hydration is much needed.)
  • Torch/Headlamp (It’ll be really dark at night.)
  • Portable charger (You might just want to keep your phone aside, but then, selfies toh banta hai!)
  • Deodorant (You shouldn’t stink!)
  • Paytm balance (Thanks to Demonetization)
  • Money (You’ll not need it, but do carry some!)
  • Energy Food ( Chocolate bars, Electrolyte drinks – Glucon-D, etc ) (You can carry some extra – we don’t mind to share!)
  • Raincoat / Bag cover (Of course, you don’t want your rucksack to get all wet!)
  • An extra pair of clothes, socks, undergarments, T-Shirt (And we don’t want you to walk in drenched clothes!)
  • Flip-flops (Just to laze around the campsite.)
  • First Aid Kit (along with personal medicine as per your requirement)
  • Toilet kit (Not much would be required – just your toothbrush would do)
  • Towel (Oh! We believe in saving water. Let’s ditch bathing for two days!)

OPTIONAL: VOLLEYBALL, FRISBEE, AUX CABLE, UNO, BLUETOOTH SPEAKER,  GUITAR/ANY MUSIC INSTRUMENT, or any other games.

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Tour Reviews

5.00 based on 2 reviews
January 17, 2018

My first solo trip to Gokarna, had to be with plan the unplanned. It was one of the most beautiful experiences. Gokarna is a place which I have visited before but never seen this side of it, thanks to these guys for showing a different side to it.

I loved every bit of this place, the trek felt never ending but every beach had a different charm which I enjoyed completely. Thanks to the organisers for making it worth.

The leads were flawless, they made sure everyone was comfortable and was well taken care. More popularly known as “Jumping Jatin” made sure everyone was involved and completely entertained.

Thanks PTU for the experience, I am definitely going to do more treks with you.

January 17, 2018

Went for the Gokarna beach trek. Stayed in tents at the Gokarna beach, had a mud fight in paradise beach, got a cliff view of Om beach and watched the sunset from Kudle beach. Loved it!
The trek leaders are so great that they make sure you’re having fun every moment! We were a group of 15 people, and there was never a dull moment. Within 1 day everyone had there own set of inside jokes! Most fun trek ever 😀

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