Facilities and Activities-At wild woods spa
There are many Facilities and Activities available at Wild woods SPA ranging from nature based to indoor activities. The unique Environs of the resort offer a host of options that make the area ideal for activities such as adventure treks, a visit to the village of indigenous tribal (siddi’s village) who still follow an ancient way of life. An ideal place to spend your family activity holidays is at the resort. Take part in our yoga and meditation sessions or visit the many attractions of Mangalore.
Take a look at what is in store for you at the resort.
Indoor and Outdoor Activities
Indoor games provided include Table Tennis, Chess, Carom, Darts.Newly introduced outdoor activities include Trampoline,Archery and Kayaking.
Swimming(To be introduced)
The main pool superintends the club house and has a man-made water fall cascading into the swimming pool. Cave-like changing rooms are buried under a man-made hillock that has been landscaped to replicate the lush forest. A number of shrubs and wild creepers planted atop the cave give it an aesthetic look.
Eco-Note: The man-made water fall emerges from the artificial hill and recycles water from the pool. World class swimming pool specialists have been flown in to supervise its construction and share their expertise.
The music room is an isolated area, where guests can try out regional musical instruments to their heart's content and no-one's distress. Out on the edge of the forest, solitary off-tune notes don't bother anyone. Try the mridangam, tabala, bamboo flutes, harmonium and more(To be introduced)
Guests particularly can learn pottery, weaving, carpentry or wood carving at the center. Local artisans will teach you regional motifs and techniques.(To be introduced)
A coracle is a round boat made of light bamboo material and used throughout Karnataka. A panoramic ride on this small boat with a view of the surrounding jungle can make for an enjoyable family outing or a romantic ride for two
Trekking to the nearest Waterfalls
This place is probably one of the better Mangalore tourist places.It is an uncharted territory.Trekkers can enjoy an exciting, adventurous trek through the forest which leads to the second stage of the falls. The adventurous trek is spectacular and the falls looks best during the monsoon season, when the river leading to the falls is in full flow.In the treks during summer, it is possible to reach the bottom of the waterfalls, by trekking along the Rocky River bed.
Bullock Cart Ride
Enjoy the lilting tempo of the bullock cart and take a tour of the village to see the day to day life of the farmers and other villagers.(To be introduced)
For guests who like to get down to things, Wild Woods can arrange for you to participate with the villagers during farming season. Learn how to plant paddy seedlings, pull a plow or harvest the crops.(To be Introduced)
At the Wild Woods Spa, you can feed domestic animals like cows, pigeons, ducks, fish and goats. This is a great insight for young children as it teaches them to befriend animals.(To be introduced)
There are plenty of strategic fishing spots within the resort as the entire resort is surrounded by a river. Guests are requested to return their catch to the river to ensure the region's fish population is not depleted. We permit fishing only under this one condition.
Lift Irrigation (Etha)
Take a look at one of India's ancient irrigation systems called Etha. Etha is the name for a bamboo structure with a heavy brass pot placed by a river or stream. It is used to lift water from the river into the fields. The process is an immensely satisfying physical task culminating in feeding water to the fields. It is a great task-based exercise and a good natural way of losing weight.(To be introduced)
Village Barber Shop
Ever wondered how the good folk in the backwaters got their hair styled? Visit the village barber for a hair cut or a close shave and wind up with a traditional head and neck massage, all under a tree with the scent of champak, mogra and coconut oils.(To be introduced)
There is an archery range set up for those who enjoy the sport or wish to learn it. We have blunt practice arrows only.
Yoga(To Be Introduced)
Daily yoga classes are held every morning in the yoga centre. Learn to heal yourself in a serene and calm surrounding. The breeze carries the tempting hint of fragrant flowers and the soothing, singing voice of the stream calms the nerves, making it an ideal place to meditate.
Beaches in Mangalore
The west coast stretch of Karnataka is well known for its pristine beaches. Popular beaches like Marvanthe, Someshwar, Murdeshwara and Gokarna are close to the resort.These beaches in Mangalore are one of the better beaches around .
Beach Distances from our Spa
► 20 minutes drive to Someshwara beach
► 30 minutes drive to Maravanthe beach
► 1 hr 40 minutes drive to Gokarna
Jungle Camps & Trekking
There are many trekking routes in and around the spa. We conduct treks through beaten paths within the forest. Local village guides lead visitors on this trips along with expert naturalists to answer all your questions about the forest.
There are thick jungles in the vicinity of the resort where one may spot many species of birds, Giant Squirrels, King Cobra, Monkeys, Deers, Mouse Deers, Flying Cat, Civet, Bison, Wild Boars, Peacocks, Pythons and the occasional leopards(To be introduced)
Conferences & Workshops
The Spa houses a fully equipped conference hall for Corporate Guests. Companies are invited to plan training program and workshops in the Conference Hall during corporate retreats.(To be introduced)
Scuba Diving at Murudeshwar
The tiny island of Netragudda or Netrani is 18 km. or 1 and Half hours by boat from Murdeshwar.Enjoy scuba diving at Murudeshwar. Come face to face with innumerable marine life like parrot fish, stingrays, white & black tip sharks, angel fish, lion fish to name a few. The depth varies from 3 to 20 meters and offers excellent diving suitable for certified divers of all experience levels.
Say cheers to good health with early morning drink of Neera. This is also known as Palm Nectar or sweet toddy extracted from the sap of a coconut or palm tree early in the morning before sunrise. This non-alcoholic drink is rich in sucrose has a highly nutritive value with numerous health benefits. A pre-requisite for this popular drink however is a 24 - hour advance request for the same.(To be introduced)