Chiguru Farm is a 25 acre horticulture farm located in Kanakapura Taluk, located 50 km from Bangalore. This is an experiential farm which grows over 30 kinds of fruiting trees; Banana, lemons, coconut, guava, pomegranate, figs, chickoo, roseapples, water applies and summer fruits mango and lychee (which are currently in season).
Beekeeping - Domestic and wildHorticulture (Over 30 varieties of fruits) SpicesBanana plantation Medicinal plants A2 cows native species, Composting with earthworms (Learning and activity) Greywater recycling Rainwater harvestingDiscussions and on natural food and farming
Banyan Tree Climbing (over a century old)Hands-on: Farming on soil, Earthworms, Calf/ cow pettingTraditional desi games (indoor)Fruit-plucking (Seasonal)All meals served right from breakfast, juice, tea/coffee iis extremely farm-fresh, vegetables served are grown right at the farm. Papad, pickle, powders, curd is all made using natural ingredients. You can purchase fruits and vegetables (seasonal) directly from the farm on your visit also.
Day visit charges are Rs. 850 for adults and Rs. 600 (5-14 yrs) below 5 years complimentary (Breakfast, lunch, evening snacks) Timings 9:15 am - 5:15 pmOvernight stay is Rs. 1800 for adults and Rs. 1100 (5-14 years), below 5 complimentary (Breakfast, lunch, snacks, dinner, next day breakfast) For 1 night and 2 full days: Rs. 2300 for adults, 1400 (5-14 years) (Below 5 no charges) (Breakfast, lunch, snacks and dinner, 2nd day no dinner) For 2 nights and 3 days: Rs. 3300 for adults, 1800 (Below 5 no charges) (Breakfast, lunch, snacks, dinner, 3rd day no dinner)
The farm uses natural methods in growing produce and being sustainable it has beekeeping, vermicomposting and houses native desi cows which are important for natural farming. Rainwater harvesting and greywater recycling is also practiced. The farm also grows over 30 different medicinal herbs, spices and beneficial ayurvedic plants. Visitors are taken through all these areas in detail in an interactive and engaging manner. Activities include farming, tree climbing, traditional desi games. All food served is made in-house completely farm-fresh and vegetarian for breakfast, lunch, hi-tea with fruit snacks and juice and dinner. The farmhouse, dining, stay is made of eco friendly materials, there no wifi as its about talking to each other and spending time outdoors in the natural world. The farm is great for birdwatching, trekking and close to the wildlife park Bannerghatta and the Tamil Nadu border. Roads are very good, it takes 1-1.5 hours to reach from Bangalore.
The Place is perfect for business professionals, solo travelers, couples and even families.
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All our farm visits are different, we customize the visit accordingly to what you are looking for. Time duration at the farm are between 3-6 hours
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