An Evening Climb to Bhongir Fort [Bhuvanagiri]
Bhongir, Bhongiri or Bhuvanagiri is a famous town.It is 48 km from Hyderabad. Bhongir is famous for its fort, which became prominent during the rule of the Kakatiyas.
The Fort was built on an isolated monolithic rock by the Western Chalukya ruler Tri-bhuvana-malla Vikram-aditya VI and was named after him as Tribhuvanagiri. This name gradually became Bhuvanagiri and subsequently Bhongir. According to legend, there once was an under ground corridor connecting Bhongir Fort to Golconda Fort.
Please note that this Hike does n't intend to find that corridor
Activities to do:
Hiking, Fort climbing, Photography, Exploring, etc
Rule of No smoking, No booze, No Littering and No sound pollution applies.
04:00 SHARP Assemble at Sanman Hotel near Tarnaka X Road after the Petrol pump
04:05 Start for Bhongir (Plz be on time )
05:00 Reach Bhongir and Start climbing Bhongir Fort
06:45 Climb Down and start back to Hyderabad
We will meet at Sanman Hotel Tarnaka X road at 3:00 pm and proceed towards Bhongir via the Uppal road on the Warangal highway.
Car pool based on no.of people. Destination is about 48Km. If Bikers want to drive-they can. (Petrol cost will be shared among all people equally.) And we request all Drivers to wear seat belts & Riders to wear helmets, and drive with the group at all times.
Things to Bring:
Wear Full track pants and T-shirts (half sleeve or full sleeve) (no nickers or sleeveless / sando t-shirts allowed)
- Wear sport shoes only.
- Get a torch (if it gets late)
- Water bottles - 2 = Please it is important as we have to trek a lot.
- Get fruits/juices/energy bar / something to munch on after and during the trek.
- Get your camera if u want to take snaps.
- Kids should be accompanied by Parent or Guardian.
Lots of energy and Big smile
Please do not forget to get the disclaimers with your sign on it, you can find the disclaimer at:
In case of any assistance please contact,
Srini - [masked] (prefer text)
Donation: Rs. 50 will be collected as a participant contribution for the club
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