The Blue Mountains (Nilgiris), form part of the Western Ghats in western Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Kerala states in Southern India. At least 24 of the Nilgiri mountains peaks are above 2,000mts (6,600 ft), the highest peak being Doddabetta, at 2,637 metres (8,652 ft). The mountains are separated from other geographical features by the Moyar River to the north (Karnataka plateau is beyond), and the Palghat Gap to the south (Anaimalai Hills and Palani Hills are past this).
Closely linked peaks in the west of Doddabetta range and nearby Udhagamandalam include:
Kolaribetta: 2,630 metres (8,629 ft),
Hecuba: 2,375 metres (7,792 ft),
Kattadadu: 2,418 metres (7,933 ft)
Kulkudi: 2,439 metres (8,002 ft).
Ride Meeting Point & Time: NICE road exit on Kanakapura by 6:00AM.
GOOGLE LINK: https://goo.gl/maps/XxbKAoZYrmA2
18/11/2017: Start from Bangalore & have breakfast on the way. Have lunch at resort and enjoy ride to nearby places.
19/11/2017: Post breakfast leave for Bangalore.
Bangalore -> Kanakapura ->Malavalli -> Nanjanagudu-> Gundlupete -> Bandipura -> Masinagudi – Nilgiris
GOOGLE LINK: https://goo.gl/maps/Xd875M3tDhH2
[Ride plan is subject to change at the discretion of the club depending on on-road situations and incidents.]
THINGS TO CARRY:
2 liters water bottle
Winter wear clothes
Toiletries (Comb, Shampoo, Tissue paper, Soap, Tooth Brush etc.)
Small Torch with new Batteries
Energy foods such as chocolates, Nutri-bars, juice packs, etc.
Shoes, Helmet, Jacket mandatory for both rider and pillion
Spares (Clutch Cable, Throttle Cable, Chain link lock, Spark Plug, Fuse, tube etc.)
FARE: Rs.2200/- Per head.
This fare includes 1 night stay in resort on sharing basis, 2 breakfasts, 1 lunch and 1 dinner.
Riders should be ready to adjust in any kind of accommodation and food depending on the place.
This fare DOES NOT include mineral water, lunch on Day 2, other fare, entry charges, toll fee and anything else not mentioned in includes.