Saturday, July 08, 2006

Horsley Hills

p Travel Date: 08-July 2006 - 09-July-2006

j Location: MadanPalle District, Andhra Pradesh, INDIA

PR Distance: 160 Kms from Bangalore

f Swashbucklers:
8 Pradeep Manohar,
8 Gnananandhan Arumugam,
8 Ajay Ramprasanna,
8 Mahipal Singh

PR De-Tour: Bangalore --> Kolar --> Madanpalle --> Horsley Hills

Horsley Hills
is a beautiful hill resort located at a height of 4,200 ft above sea level.

The journey to Horsley Hills is exciting as one tempts to see various species of plants and wild animals. Covering the entire stretch of narrow road is dense growth of Eucalyptus, Jacaranda, Allamanda, Gulmohar and many other species. Named after W.D. Horsley, Collector of Cuddapah district who made it his summer residence, this famous hill resort is popular for its clean, pure and healthy air suitable for recovering from illness. Approaching the Hills surrounded by forest area, one gets to see trees of Reeta, Shikakai, Amla, Beedi leaves, Bay leaves, Sandalwood, Red sanders, Blue gum, Mahogany and Bamboo.

Aerial View - Horsley Hills

7 Aerial View - Rishey Valley School

Inside Cave Rock....