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K Gudi Wilderness Camp

About K Gudi

Kyathadevara Gudi commonly known as K.Gudi located in Biligirirangan hills wildlife sanctuary. K.Gudi is a combination of both wildlife as well as hills. The place is located at an elevation of 3500 ft above mean sea level. K.Gudi is rich in deciduous evergreen trees and grassland vegetation. It also houses animals like Gaurs, spotted deer, wild boar, elephants, leopard, tigers and more than 270 species of birds. 

K.Gudi avails a wide range of activities such as jeep safari, elephant ride, wildlife movie, campfire, Natural walk and trekking inside the sanctuary till peak point accompanied by well-trained naturalists.

Soliga Tribes

The tribals living in Biligiri Ranganathaswamy wildlife sanctuary are called Soliga. They have settled in this place from centuries. The Soliga tribes are also called as “Sholaga”. The total population of these tribes is about 20,000. Their mother tongue is Soliganudi which is a kind of Dravidian language (Kannada with Tamil influenced words)

Based on the language the Soliga community speaks, they are classified as follows, 

  • Male Soliga: The Soliga community found there home in Karnataka and speaks the Kannada language. 
  • Urali Soliga: The Soliga community found in the borders of Tamil Nadu and speak Kannada as well as the Tamil language. 
  • Pujari Soliga: The Soliga community found in Malemahadeshwara hills.
  • Kadu Soliga: The Soliga community found in Bandipur forest. 
  • Burude Soliga: The Soliga community found in Hegadadevanakote and Kodagu taluk.
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K.Gudi Timings :
Mon- Sun: 6am – 6pm. 
Note:   Forest will be closed from evening 6.00 PM to morning 6.00 AM

Best time to Visit K.Gudi :
October – February

K.Gudi wildlife sanctuary Entrance Fee:
No entry fee

K.Gudi Activity Details

  • Jeep Safari
  • Wildlife film
  • Campfire
  • Nature Walk
  • Guided trekking
  • Elephant ride
  • Bird Watching
  • Drive to BR Temple /V.G.K.K
  • Wildlife Photography
  • Star Gazing

Note: Entry to K.Gudi is free for safari and other activities charges will be applicable.

K.Gudi Website
No official Website  

K.Gudi Email  
No official email address  

K.Gudi Phone Number 
Landline   + 91 080 40554055

K.Gudi Address 
Kyathadevara Gudi,
B.R. Hills, Yelandur,
Karnataka 571313

Near By Places to Visit
Gopalaswamy Betta
Chamarajeshwara temple
Nanjanagudu temple
Tripurasundari temple

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K.Gudi Accommodation 

There are a number of hotels, resorts, government guest houses are available to reside in BR Hills and K.Gudi . Online bookings are available in all hotels and Government guest house some of them are listed below.

K.Gudi Wilderness Camp-Jungle lodges
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Gorukana Eco Wellness Retreat

Br Hills
Hotel Mayura Biligiri
Rajathadri Hill villas

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K.Gudi Distance
From BR Hills – 18.3 kilometres
From Bangalore- 187 kilometres 
From Mysore– 87 kilometres 
From Chamarajanagar – 28 kilometres

How to reach K.Gudi

KSRTC (Bus)   

KSRTC and Private Buses are available from Bangalore to K Gudi Junction (fare: 185/-) from there it is 800mtrs walk to reach K Gudi


Train facilities are not available to K Gudi . If one wishes to travel by train then nearby railways station is chamarajanagara railways station. Trains are available from Bangalore to chamarajanagara. From chamarajanagara buses are available for K Gudi Junction every 1 hr duration. From K Gudi Junction there it is an 800mtrs walk

NOTE –  please do contact Indian Railways (IRCTC) for better clarity on train timings & updated Pricing


Nearest International Airport( kempegowda airport Bangalore) is 229 Kms.
Nearest Domestic Airport (Mandakalli Airport Mysore) is 80 Kms.

Bike / Car
Majestic (Kempe Gowda bus station) – Nayandahalli – Bidadi – Kengeri – Ramanagara –  Channapattana – Madduru- KM Doddi – Malavalli – Saraguru – Kollegala – BR Hills- K Gudi

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