Nature of trip:Â Leisure
Duration: One Day Outing
Distance from Hyderabad: 100 kms.
About Medak Fort
Medak fort built in 12th century during the reign of Kakatiya Ruler, Rudra Deva was also called as Methuku Durgam which means “Cooked Rice”
It has three main entrances, the “Prathama Dwaram”, the “Simha Dwaram” that has two snarling lions at the top of the entrance and the “Gaja Dwaram”, or Elephant’s Entrance that has a sculpture of two elephants interlocked on both sides of the entrance. The main entrance proudly displays the double-headed “Gandabherundam” of the Kakatiyas. The wood used as a support for the stable roof(Terminalia paniculata) can still be seen there.
Indicative Day Schedule
Start early from Hyderabad by 5:30 AM approx.
We stop for breakfast on the way.
On arrival, you will be briefed up about the place
It goes to through the step of trails leading to the top, view of Medak town from top is worth climb
Enjoy the Fort from its different facets, with its rustic look it is also an ideal place to get some great pictures clicked
On return stop for Lunch and head out towards the return journey.
Things to pack:
One Backpack and water bottle
Sunglasses, Sunscreen and cap if required
Face tissues, tissue papers and Extra Covers
Any personal medication required
Energy food like chocolate, protein bars etc.
Transport to and from Hyderabad
Any required permissions and misc. regulations to be taken in advance
TheeBeauties Trek Captain
Meals: 1 Breakfast, 1 lunch
Anything not mentioned in the above plan
Any expense of personal nature