Any person entering the Forest needs to have a permit to do so. As long as the trekking trail involves passing through a forest area, procuring a permit is mandatory.
A trekker can approach the Karnataka Forest Department (KFD) to apply for a trekking permit which is a time-consuming and lengthy process. Or book a trekking permit online without any hassles at https://myecotrip.com.
MyEcoTrip is the brand created by KEDB with an intention to bring about all the tourism-related offerings in Karnataka on a single platform.
Currently, all the trekking agencies book their permits online through us. In fact, if you wish to apply for a trekking permit online, you'd have to do it through our site as we are the only ones offering this service online.
When you make a booking with us for a particular trek, you’ll be granted a permit for the particular day you’ve opted for & usually be accompanied with a well versed local guide to help you out.
Well, it’s quite simple really.
Step 1: Signup as a new user. Validate your email address and mobile number.
Step 2: Navigate to your desired trail. Login in, fill details and make the payment.
Step 3: Verify your eco trail confirmation on email and SMS.
Step 4: Go to the trekking location and present your eco trail confirmation email along with valid ID. Enjoy and Rejuvenate.
Well, In that case, we’re sorry, you won’t be allowed for the trek. If you still go ahead and do it, you’re breaking the law !!
We’re sorry! We have limited permits to be issued, Do check other treks being offered! It’s right here!
The booking only includes a valid permit for a particular day and a local guide for your trek. Everything else is NOT a part of the booking. Please note that this is NOT a full package to and from the city.
Prices start from Rs. 250 per person per permit. Check out our individual Eco trail pages for more information.
We’ll send you an Email and SMS confirmation after the booking. Take a print out of the email confirmation page and carry it with you while going on the trek along with a valid ID (PAN Card, Passport, Aadhar Card, or Voter’s Id). They will assign a local guide at the starting point of the trek. Happy trekking!
Oops. Sorry to hear that you couldn’t finish your booking. In that case, retry booking, or reach out to us at [email protected] if you still have concerns.
Carry a backpack for your personal belongings, a bottle of water, a light jacket and wear trekking shoes. Also pack sunscreen, sunglasses, and a cap for convenience.