Tucked in the lap of nature in Chikmagalur, Hidden Valley is an exciting destination for families to spend few days in lush green environment. With scores of trails, this valley offers comfortable environment and is covered with dense forests. Located within proximity of Bangalore, 4 and half hour’s drive from Bangalore, it is an ideal weekend destination to rejuvenate and relax. On the way, travelers can stop at Hassan and visit heritage temples at Halebeedu and Belur.
Within close proximity from Hidden Valley, there is thrilling and must-do white water rafting in river Bhadra, between Balehole and Magundi. There are various other adventure sports organized near Belur at Yagachi Dam. The other nearest place to visit is Shankar Falls, which is 12KMs away. Furthermore, there are various other suggestive places which are half-a day or whole day sightseeing.
One can reach Hidden Valley via bus, train or cab. Being famous tourist destination, KSRTC buses plies from Bangalore at regular intervals. There is plethora of Mercedes/Volvo and Rajahamsa services, by bus, it will take 5-6 hours to reach this valley from Bangalore. Trains ply from Yashwanthpur Railway station to Birur and fast trains take only 3 hours to reach here. Alternatively, there is cab option as well.