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Upto 20% off on Team Outing in Ramanagara Adventure Camp

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Team Outing at the Foothills of Nandi Hills

Team Outing at the Foothills of Nandi Hills

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Upto 20% off - Team Outing at Kanakapura Adventure Camp

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Upto 25% off on Team Outing at Guhantara Underground Resort

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Upto 25% off on Team Outing at Shilhaandara Resort

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Team Outing at Jain Farms, Bangalore

Team Outing at Jain Farms, Bangalore

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Team Outing at Golden Palms Resort, Bangalore

Team Outing at Golden Palms Resort, Bangalore

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Team Outing at Elim Resorts, Bangalore

Team Outing at Elim Resorts, Bangalore

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  • Tired of the monotonous hectic work schedule? Worried about the building stress levels among your teammates? It’s time to get out of those stuffy office cubicles and explore and experience nature in a way you have never done before. If you are looking for a corporate outing with teammates, Thrillophilia is here to help.

    Thrillophilia has helped 1000+ Corporates to build the perfect bond amongst their teams 
    with fun-filled team activities.
    1) Enquire Now for Adventure and Fun-Filled Team Outings
    2) Contact Us for Theme Based Team Outings

    Thrillophilia brings you an assortment of corporate outing packages
     in some of the most entertaining and adventurous places near Bangalore. Ideal for short trips, these places have been listed down by a team of dedicated professionals who are travel and adventure enthusiasts themselves.

    So rest assured, each and every place listed down below ensures maximum fun and an incredible experience of getting up close with nature. Furthermore, through its association with the best resorts and hotels, it provides the best accommodation facilities. In a nutshell, Thrillophilia provides complete end to end solutions to ensure that your off-site camp is fun-filled and entertaining. 

    So if you are looking for a spot to plan an adventure corporate outbound in Bangalore, here’s a list of some interesting and lesser known destinations around Bangalore that promise adventure and fun.

  • Team Outings Within 100 km from Bangalore

  • 01Guhantara Resort: Water Volleyball

    Guhantara Resort: Water Volleyball
    Another resort near Bangalore, that can cater to large team sizes is Guhantara resort. Known for being well maintained, providing all amenities and offering plenty of fun-filled activities, Guhantara resort can make your outing a fabulous experience.

    Apart from the activities, there are several indoor games and outdoor games meant for the amusement of the team. The resort not only offers all of the above, but also acts seriously on customer feedback, and maintains the high standards that they have come to be known for.

    Approx Distance from City Centre: 32 Km

    Activities and Amenities: Underground Cave Resort, Swimming Pool With Water Fall, Rain Dance, Kids Play Area, Conference Hall Facility, Quad Bike Rides.

    Thrillophilia Exclusive Theme Based Team Activities: Water Volleyball, F1 Challenge, Multi ring ball, Jumbo Cricket.
    Upto 25% off on Team Outing at Guhantara Underground Resort

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  • 03Shilhaandara Resort: Jungle Theme

    Shilhaandara Resort: Jungle Theme
    Situated at the foothills of Ramanagara rocks, surrounded with lush greenery, it is bound to speak with the nature enthusiast in you.

    One of the very few resorts around Bangalore where there is a facility of rain dance with DJ. Enjoy the exciting rain dance session with friends and family and get ready to shake a leg while grooving to the tracks of DJ.

    Approx Distance from City Centre: 52 km

    Activities and Amenities: Swimming Pool With Water Fall, Rain Dance, Kids Play Area, Conference Hall Facility, Quad Bike Rides

    Thrillophilia Exclusive Theme Based Team Activities: Water Volleyball, Trust Walk, Treasure Hunt, F1 Challenge, Jumbo Cricket.

    Upto 25% off on Team Outing at Shilhaandara Resort

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    O1,155

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    O990

  • 04Team Outing at Jain Farms, Bangalore

    Team Outing at Jain Farms, Bangalore
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    • Jain Farms, Bangalore
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      Jain Farms, Bangalore

    A getaway at Jain Farms is all your team needs to escape the tiresome routine and build connections. Spend a day relaxing and partaking in fun-filled activities at the scenic space of this farm, specially designed to give a perfect outing experience. Fire show and magic show are there to enhance your getaway experience. Besides, the farm also features an amphitheater and a swimming pool. It also gives an opportunity to try numerous team activities like village games, kite flying, and a range of indoor games to keep the visitors entertained throughout their visit here.

    Thrillophilia Exclusive: You can indulge in fun - filled Theme based events like Jumbo Cricket, Jumbo Volleyball, Human Foose Ball, Angry Birds, Water Volleyball, Double Dragon and many more.There are various amenities like  Rain Dance, Swimming pool, Quad Bike Rides, Horse Riding, Rope Course, Trampoline  and many more. 

    The resort is 41 KM away from Bangalore.


  • 05Team Outing at Golden Palms Resort, Bangalore

    Team Outing at Golden Palms Resort, Bangalore
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    • NNNNN41 ratings
    • The Golden Palms Hotel & Spa, Bangalore
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      The Golden Palms Hotel & Spa, Bangalore

    Featuring a natural setting laced with all modern comforts and amenities, Golden Palms Resort is an ideal place for a team outing experience charged with fun and thrill. The resort is situated at a reasonable distance from the hustle and bustle of Bangalore, offering a rejuvenating experience. Sprawling lawns and swimming pool at the resort are perfect for team activities aimed at team building. Out of a wide range of outdoor and indoor activities you can indulge in here are aqua zorbing, squash, badminton, and water volleyball.

    Thrillophilia Exclusive: You can indulge in fun - filled Theme based events like Jumbo Cricket, Jumbo Volleyball, Human Foose Ball, Angry Birds, Water Volleyball, Double Dragon and many more.There are various amenities like  Rain Dance, Swimming pool, Quad Bike Rides, Horse Riding, Rope Course, Trampoline  and many more. 

    The resort is 32 KM away from Bangalore.

  • 06Ramanagara: A Day Full of Adventure Activities

    Ramanagara: A Day Full of Adventure Activities

    The land of Gabbar Singh, Ramnagar, picturized as the village Ramgarh in the Hindi movie Sholay, is a favourite among trekkers and rappelling enthusiasts. Slither down the heady heights of the rocky slopes of the hillocks, which are as high as 60 to 70 feet, of Ramnagar or try chimney climbing between two boulders. 

    Approx Distance from City Centre: 50 Km

    Thrillophilia Exclusive Theme Based Team Activities:  Jumbo Cricket, Jumbo Volleyball, Human Foose Ball, Angry Birds, Water Volleyball.

    Upto 20% off on Team Outing in Ramanagara Adventure Camp

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    O1,350

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  • 08Team Outing at the Foothills of Nandi Hills

    Team Outing at the Foothills of Nandi Hills
    • d1 Day
    • lNandi Hills
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    Located right at the base of the famous Nandi Hills, this campsite is one of the best team outing spots near Bangalore. Spend an entire day in the scenic spot, enjoying some of the most adventurous and exciting activities, all the while being surrounded by some of the most scenic parts of the green-clad hills right at the foothills of Nandi Hills. What adds more value to the entire feel of the camp is the brilliant cafe serving amazing delicacies, alongside a pool table. Enjoy the perfect blend of adventure and rejuvenation at this campsite on your team outing near Bangalore.

    Thrillophilia Exclusive: We have various Advance team building activities set- up installed in the campsite which we recommend teams to play like:
    Water Volleyball, Jumbo Cricket, Jumbo Volleyball, Angry Birds, Human Foosball, Raft Building.
    The campsite offers activities like Camping, Trekking, Kayaking, Movie Screening with the Mountain view in the night, Adventure rope course, Volleyball, Cricket, Cycling, Snooker Table Access, Rain dance, Corporate Team Building Activities, raft building and bamboo rafting experience.

    *Note- This package can be availed for both, day outing, as well as overnight camping.
  • 09Team Outing at Elim Resorts, Bangalore

    Team Outing at Elim Resorts, Bangalore
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    • NNNNN26 ratings
    • Extreme Zone
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      Extreme Zone

    Located at a scenic location off the Kanakpura main road, Elim Resorts offers everything to make a team outing memorable. From plush gardens ideal for activities to a vast swimming pool for relaxation, the resort ensures a seamless outing experience. Exciting activities like Pipes and Marbles, Chinese Whisper, Bull Ring, and Ice Breaker Games are aimed at creating bonds between team members. Spending a day indulging in fun and thrill here is the perfect way to break monotony.Spread in acres, the place is covered by beautifully landscaped gardens, and is often visited by many exotic birds. Complete with a cozy living space, a swimming pool, a children's area and all things good, the Elim resort will not let you feel that something is amiss. Elim resort also provides activities for kids like Air Hockey Carrom, Chess, X-BOX, PS2, rain dance etc.In spite of being in the arms of nature, the resort has held its actual reason and nature and is a completely prepared, well- designed and tastefully outlined nature resort. Loosen up, unwind, play or swim and be spoiled at Elim Resort. Enjoy a Day out at Elim Resorts, Bangalore and rejoice the beautiful environs.

    The resort is 45 KM away from bangalore.

  • 10Kanakpura Nature Adventure Camp

    Kanakpura Nature Adventure Camp

    Surrounded by lush green forests Kanakapura is a tourist hotspot and is a popular weekend destination for adventure sports and wildlife enthusiasts in Bangalore.

    For those of you who would like to hold an off-site in a clean and healthy environment and also indulge in some action-packed adventure sports, Kanakapura is the perfect destination.

    Thrillophilia arranges for accommodation in comfortable and cosy rustic cottages that are in sync with the surroundings for a complete jungle outing experience.

    Thrillophilia Exclusive Theme Based Team Activities: Jumbo Cricket, Jumbo Volleyball, Human Foose Ball, Angry Birds, Water Volleyball 

    Approx Distance from City Centre: 58 Km

    For more information click here: https://www.thrillophilia.com/tours/team-outing-at-nature-adventure-camp-in-kanakapura.

    Upto 20% off - Team Outing at Kanakapura Adventure Camp

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    O1,435

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    O1,180

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  • 12Manchinbele

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    Located at a distance of 40 km away from Bangalore, the dam stands across the river Arkavathi. For nature lovers, Manchinbele offers misty mountains, clear blue skies with cottony clouds floating across. But for those who like physical activity kayaking, rappelling are engaging adventure activities that are quite popular in Manchinbele.

    Approx Distance from City Centre:
     40 Km

    With the expert corporate team outing management services provided by Thrillophilia, all your needs with respect to the Adventure Corporate Team Outings in Bangalore activities or accommodation are arranged.

  • 13Anthargange

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    The beautiful caves of Anthargange are living examples of nature’s creativity. Formed of volcanic rocks and boulders, the caves are a favorite among those interested in exploring and trekking. The perennial stream of Anthargange has time and again invited nature lovers to explore its caves.

    Approx Distance from City Centre: 65 Kms

    With activities that are planned carefully to entertain you and also help you explore your adventurous side, Thrillophilia offers Adventure Corporate Team Outings in Bangalore packages that include team building activities, adventure sports such as rappelling and cave exploration.

  • 14Savandurga

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    The Savandurga hills are a hot favorite among trekkers, cave explorers and adventure sports enthusiasts. The hills, which are located at an altitude of 1226 m, served as a base for pilgrims visiting Savandi Veerabhadreshwara Swamy temple and Narasimha Swamy temple.

    Apart from the abundance of flora and fauna, Savandurga is also a hotspot for adventure team outing activities.

    Approx Distance from City Centre: 50 Km

    Thrillophilia designs packages for adventure corporate team outings in Bangalore by including the best of accommodation and food. Thrillophilia makes your journey memorable by planning the activities in a manner so as to boost team bonding and help you make the most of your outing.

  • Team Outings beyond 100Kms from Bangalore

  • 15Jungle Survival Theme at Coorg

    Jungle Survival Theme at Coorg
    Coorg is the best destination for people who love adventure. Located on the banks of a river, Coorg offers innumerable opportunities for adventure sports. From kayaking to swimming to rappelling, there is a host of activities that can be enjoyed in this beautiful location. The night safaris and bonfires an experience that is bound to revive the spirits of your team and also the activities conducted to ensure that the team spirit is strengthened.

    Coorg is definitely one of the best team outing places around Bangalore. Thrillophilia makes sure that the accommodation and the other facilities are the best so that you and your team can enjoy to the fullest during your off-site.

    Approx Distance from City Centre: 265 Kms

    We arrange a riveting camping experience amidst the pristine beauty of Coorg. Further, enhance the experience by treks and nature walks. Our specially curated activities focus on leadership skills, time management and team building. Enjoy themes such as Rise of Civilization Theme and a lot more.

    Camping in Coorg - Flat 50% off

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  • 16Adventure Team building Activities in Chikmagalur

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    Chikmagalur is a perfect destination for adventure corporate team outings in Bangalore, perfect for a team that wants to bond in the midst of nature, the calming greens and coffee plantations are a setting to find your adventurous side with a range of fun activities that your team can undertake! You can try trekking in the many short and long treks that Chikmagalur offers, there are water activities like kayaking that you can undertake. For those who want to feel close to nature and revel in all its glory there is the wildlife safari that you can undertake.

    A good place to get away from pressing schedules a great place to get to know the person in the cubicle opposite yours! 

    Approx Distance from City Centre: 245 Kms

    How Thrillophilia can make your experience more awesome?

    Thrillophilia can make your experience memorable by pumping in adventure in the everydayness of life. We at Thrillophilia ensure that our carefully crafted itinerary that will help you accomplish all the goals you set out for in this team outing.

  • 17Outdoor Team Building Events in Wayanad

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    Surrounded by the Western Ghats, this beautiful destination is full of forests, wildlife and plantations. The rugged terrain provides the perfect opportunity for adventure sports and corporate team outings. So if you are looking for adventure and some peace and quiet, visit Wayanad with your team.

    Approx Distance from City Centre: 267 Kms

    Thrillophilia takes care of the accommodation needs of the team along with arranging some adventure and fun events. Indulge in themes like Jungle Survival, motivate the members and strengthen their bond along the way. We take outbound learning to another level and focus on corporate requirements like new hire orientation and time management.

  • 18Team Building Through Adventure at Dandeli

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    A quaint sleepy town of Dandeli has hidden within itself everything to satiate an adventure lover’s dream getaway. There is a right blend of luxury, nature and adventure all packed into one. The wildlife sanctuary is home a variety of birds and animals like the White-bellied Drongo, Plum-headed Parakeet, Black-rumped Flameback, Brown-capped Pygmy Woodpecker, black panthers, Sambhar deer, bison and Malabar giant squirrels you could even chance upon the rather shy giant iguana, king cobra, or a tiger in the thick forests.

    The Kali River offers water sports that’ll have your heart racing! Dandeli offers white water rafting, boating, night camps, nature walks, bird watching, tiger and crocodile spotting and angling and trips to nearby caves and temples

    Approx Distance from City Centre: 460 Kms

    How Thrillophilia can make your experience more awesome?

    Thrillophilia can make your experience by helping you discover activities that go beyond a conventional itinerary. At Thrillophilia we take pride in giving you a great day out with colleagues and moment where you can bond over. Your team benefit from the Thrillophilia experience by engaging in various team building, time management and other games to accomplish goals.


  • 19Bheemeshwari

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    Nestled amidst green mountains, Bheemeshwari serves an ideal spot for a quick vacation. Rivers, creeks and clear skies greet you at Bheemeshwari. The ideal spot to cool off all the stress and tension that has built up due to the hectic schedule of your work life.

    Approx Distance from City Centre: 105 Kms

    How Thrillophilia can make your experience more awesome?

    Bheemeshwari offers you unmatched scenic beauty with a weather that excites the adventure enthusiast in you. Revel in the beauty or get some adrenaline pumping through sports such as rafting, trekking, Jummaring, ziplines, camping, etc.

    To complete the jungle offsite feeling and the wildlife experience, Thrillophilia arranges top end accommodation at the forest campsite or jungle lodges for you and your team to complete the experience of a jungle adventure. 

  • 20Kabini

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    For long duration, adventure corporate team outings in Bangalore, the Kabini Dam is an interesting destination. The Kabini Forest Reserve is well known for its rich flora and fauna and is one of the most popular wildlife destinations among tourists.

    This reserve, which is situated on the banks of the Kabini River, has a number of forestlands, steep valleys and forestlands. An ideal destination for a long corporate offsite, Kabini is one of the top destinations recommended by Thrillophilia.

    Approx Distance from City Centre: 168 Kms

    How Thrillophilia can make your experience more awesome?

    Along with your team, explore the riches of untouched nature that Kabini offers. Adding the adventure factor to your outing, Thrillophilia arranges trekking, wildlife safari and coracle rides. We also curate fun themes such as Jungle Survival and other games that help in team bonding and increasing productivity in the work place.

  • 21Bandipur

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    The famous Bandipur Wildlife sanctuary also serves as a beautiful destination for a corporate off-site. Spread over 90 km, the Bandipur wildlife sanctuary has three rivers that flow through it and beautiful weather to make a vacation enjoyable.

    Approx Distance from City Centre: 220 Kms

    How Thrillophilia can make your experience more awesome?

    Take the excitement level up a notch with rope activities such as traversing and jumaring along with other action-packed events. The untouched backdrop of Bandipur further adds to the overall experience. Also, enjoy light moments and make merry by the campfire arranged by us. We also take care of the accommodation in Bandipur and adventure activities like trekking and safari. 


Team building in Bangalore

Attractions

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Lal Bagh Botanical Garden

Lal Bagh Botanical Garden is spread over an area of 240 acres exhibiting more than 1,854 species of medicinal and scientific plants and trees. Among the places to visit in Bangalore, Lal Bagh Botanical garden certainly tops the list for its vast green stretch and the presence of exotic birds.  

The park was commissioned and concluded by Hyder Ali and his son Tipu Sultan, respectively, in the year 1760 and this vast expanse of greenery houses a 3000 million years rock which is fondly famous as “the Lal Bagh rock” which is a unique site that interests hordes of tourists. 

There is also a glass house with a lake and an aquarium and this glass house hosts a vibrant annual flower show. The colorful and vivid presence of birds such as Parakeets, Myna, Brahminy Kite, Pond Heron, Purple Moorhen and Common Egret etc hook a lot of birdwatchers and photographers.  

Location: Mavalli, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560004

Best Time to Visit:  you can visit the garden any time of the year but if you particularly interested in the flower show then visit in January and August.

Price: entry is free for children and an adult needs to pay INR 10.

Timings: 6 AM to 6 PM on all days of the week.

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus stand: Around 5 KM.

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Cubbon Park

This green belt region is spread over 300 acres land housing 6000 trees of different families contributing to the rich flora of the region.

Within the campus of the park, there are some interesting points like Cubbon Park Museum, Attara Kacheri, Ringwood Circle, the bamboo grove nook, lotus pond, Dancing Fountain and Sheshadri Iyer Memorial Park etc.

It is like a second home to nature lovers and morning joggers. If you wish to cover the entire park but not foot then hop on a toy train and tour around in the most fun away.

Cubbon Park is one of the Banglore tourist places where you can just sit idly beneath the green foliage and unwind watching the magical hours in the sky.  

Location: Kasturba Road, Behind High Court of Karnataka, Ambedkar Veedhi, Sampangi Rama Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560001

Best Time to Visit: Early morning.

Price: Free entry.

Timings: 6 AM to 6 PM on all days of the week except Monday. It also remains closed on every second Tuesdays of the month.

Average time required to visit the place: 2 to 3 hours or half a day.

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus stand: Approximately 3.5 KM

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Nandi Hills

This is a set of breathtaking hillocks which is a complete nature retreat. From cycling and paragliding into the stunning mount to the Yoganandeeshwara Temple that sits atop the hill with a huge Nandi statue, these small mounds have a lot to offer, even the name of the hills was coined after the temple statue. 

Nandi hills are set small hillocks which serves as a great trekking or weekend getaway from Bangalore. It bestows the visitors with the sight of some endemic flora and fauna and magnificent vistas of the surrounding. 

Trek through the paved roads, rocky terrain, small streams and grasslands to reach the top of the hills but one must be careful of the steep descent and sharp turns while returning. Hordes of monkeys will accompany you throughout the trek hence do not keep eatables in your hands.

Location: Chikkaballapur Taluk, Chikkaballapur 562101, India

Best Time to Visit: October to March.

Price: There is no charge except for the commuting fare from Bangalore.

Timings: It is open 24 hours and the standard trekking hours can be between 6 AM to 6 PM.

Average time required to visit the place: A day.

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus stand: Approximately 62 KM.

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Bannerghatta National Park

Bannerghatta National Park is one of the interesting places to visit in Bangalore for the assorted wildlife and natural establishments and the rich vegetation. One can hire jeeps and cars or board a bus for touring around this massive national park sprawled across an area of  104.27 sq. km. 

The park encompasses a number of establishments such as a pretty butterfly park swarmed with colorful species of butterflies, an aquarium, Children's park, a zoo, a Crocodile farm, Snake Park, a museum and a Prehistoric Animals' Park which is highly praised by the visitors. 

The flora and fauna of the park include eucalyptus, sandalwood, tamarind, neem, bamboo etc in plants and jackal,  spotted deer, fox, wild boar, sloth bear, elephants, leopards, porcupine, Asiatic Lion, Royal Bengal Tiger, monitor lizard etc in animals. 

Bannerghatta park is not only nature’s retreat but also has ample locations for short trekking expedition, some of the points are Hajjamana Kallu, Mirza Hill, and Uddigebande; all of these are located under a distance of 4 KM. It is a quick getaway for all the shutterbugs and adventure enthusiasts dwelling in Bangalore.

Location: Bannerghatta Biological Park, Bannerghatta, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560083

Best Time to Visit: Winter season.

Price: INR 80 for adults and INR 40 for children (Indian Nationals), INR 400 and 300 for adult and children (any foreign national).

Timings: 9 AM to 5 PM on all days of the week except Tuesday.

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus stand: Around 23 KM.

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Bangalore Palace

Bangalore Palace is a true example of sheer architectural beauty which was built in 1873. This old opulent structure sits on a land of 25000 square feet displaying the regal mix of Tudor and Scottish Gothic architectural designs. 

Besides being a preserved site, it is also a grand venue that hosts marriage parties, events, and rock concerts. The palace houses paintings of the famous painter of bygone era Raja Ravi Varma along with ancient carvings and granite and ceramic tiles seating on the floor which are still unblemished. 

There is magnanimous ground in front of the palace which has hosted a number of international artists in the past like, The Rolling Stones, Backstreet Boys, Elton John, Lamb of God, Don Moen, David Guetta,  The Black Eyed Peas, Deep Purple, Metallica, Roger Waters etc. 

On the auspicious day of Dussehra every year, a grand fair is organized in the ground against the royal backdrop of the beautifully lit palace.

Location: Palace Road, Near Mount Carmel Institute Of Management, Vasanth Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560052

Best Time to Visit: During Dussehra when it is well lit with a grandiose celebration.

Price: INR 230 for Indians and INR 460 for foreigners.

Timings: 10 AM to 5:30 PM on all days of the week.

Average time required to visit the place: 3 to 4 hours.

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus stand: Approximately 5 KM

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Vidhana Soudha

Vidhana Soudha is situated in the center of the city, painted in white and spread over an area of 60 acres. Vidhan Soudha is the most renowned landmark in Bangalore which houses the state secretariat and state legislature under one roof. 

This dome-like structure has two chambers where the first floor (central wing) can accommodate 268 members at a time and the southern wing can accommodate 88 members. 

The building is a marvelous amalgamation of Dravidian, British and Indo-Islamic style architecture. One must not miss the lighting up of the building on Sunday evenings and the inscription that reads “Government work is God’s work.” 

Please note that it is one of the sightseeing places in Bangalore that needs prior permission or a pass nowadays. The grandeur of Vidhana. Soudha is visible after sunset when the entire building is well lit and it resembles a grand palace

Location: Doctor Ambedkar Veedhi, Sampangi Rama Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560001

Best Time to Visit: September to February

Price: No entry fee.

Timings: 10 AM to 5:30 PM on all days of the week except Sunday.

Average time required to visit the place: 1 hour.

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus stand: Approximately 3.5 KM

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Venkatappa Art Gallery

This enormous art gallery is segmented into two halls where it exhibits more than 600 paintings. 

One of the two halls displays stone sculptures associated with Khajarao School of Art and Mathura whereas the other hall exhibits pottery and clay articles dating back to the Indus Valley civilization. 

This art gallery houses the artwork and paintings of world famous and renowned artists such as K. Venkatappa, M. F. Hussain, Hanumaiah, Hariram, Yusuf Arakkal, Rekha Rao, N. S. Bendre, and Vasudev in galore on the first level of the building. 

There are paintings christened as Prithvi, Vayu, Jala, Agni, Death, Sea Shore, Nagamandala, In Space,  and Last Glimpse by K.K Hebbar on the second level of the gallery. 

Venkatappa Art gallery is the Mecca for art loves, magnanimous, loaded and authentic and is one of the aesthetically pleasing places to visit in Bangalore.

Location: Kasturba Road, Ambedkar Veedhi, Sampangi Rama Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560001

Best Time to Visit: During the daytime.

Price: INR 10 per head (adults) and INR 5 (children)

Timings: 10 AM to 5 PM on all the days of the week except Monday.

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus stand: Approximately 5 KM.

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Wonderla

Take a day out and get charged at this craziest amusement park in Bangalore. Wonderla is one of the largest amusement parks in the entire country with more than 60 exhilarating rides such as Hurricane, Equinox, Insanity Twister, Recoil, Dropzone, Flash Tower, Mixer, Y-scream, Maverick etc. 

These high-tech rides will swirl, twist and turn you in around 360 degrees and will pump adrenaline rush to a next level. The water rides like splurgy and frolic with speedy drops and to and fro motion. 

Wonderla not only tops Bangalore tourist places list but it is loved by the local population as well. From rain disco to fun pools and wave pools, from roller coasters to boomerang rides; even an entire day at Wonderla is not enough to satiate the thrill junkies in you.

Location: 28th Km, Mysore Road, Bengaluru, Karnataka 562109

Best Time to Visit: November to February.

Price: Ranging from 850 to 2000

Timings: 11 AM to 6 PM from Monday to Friday and 11 AM to 7 PM on every Saturday and Sunday.

Average time required to visit the place: An entire day.

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus stand: Around 35 KM

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Tipu Sultan's Summer Palace

This summer residence of Tipu Sultan was built in the year 1791. The ceilings and walls of the palace have a floral touch with Islamic carvings and decorations. 

The uniqueness of this two storey building is that it is entirely made of teak wood with wooden pillars supporting the foundation of the palace. It is said that Sultan used the eastern and western balconies to conduct the mass and state affairs. 

The intricately carved wooden balcony and the majestic staircases are great examples of architectural marveling and the size of the palace is not magnanimous yet it gives a rustic touch to the state of Karnataka. It is one of the Bangalore tourist places which is included in almost all the itineraries.

Location: Albert Victor Road, Chamrajpet, Near Bengaluru Medical College, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560018

Best Time to Visit: November to February.

Price: INR 5 for Indians and INR 100 for foreign nationals.

Timings: 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM on all days of the week.

Average time required to visit the place: 1 to 2 hours.

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus stand: Around 4 KM.

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Anthargange

The Kolar district of Karnataka promises a jaw-dropping sight of the Shathashrunga range and Anthargange is another rocky hill range that basks at a height of 1712 meters from sea level. 

The place is mostly an illusionistic stretch of stacked rocky boulders and the natural cave exploration is a one of kind experience among these piled up volcanic rocks. 

The Anthargange Temple is another popular site that is well-celebrated among the devotees and religious trekkers. Literally, Anthargange stands for 'The Ganges from the deep' or  'Inner Stream' in Kannada, that is also because of the bestrew of seven villages in the vicinity which are favored with a natural supply of fresh groundwater. 

There are no lodging options at Anthargange so one can either pitch a tent while night trekking or can stay at Bangalore and embark on a day trekking tour at Anthargange.

Location: Kolar District, Bengaluru, India

Best Time to Visit: October to March.

Price: There is no charge except for the commuting fare from Bangalore.

Timings: 24 hours.

Average time required to visit the place: A day.

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus stand: Around 70 KM.

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Devanahalli Fort

This 15th-century fort has witnessed multiple seizures and attacks in the bygone era by Tipu Sultan, Hyder Ali and even the Britishers. Malla Baire Gowda constructed in the year 1501 making it one of the Bangalore tourist places which you can not afford to miss if you want to learn more about the Mythology, history, and culture of the state. 

There is small village settlement within the fort premise with several old-style temples which gives insight into the history of the place. 

This 20 acres long fort is made of stone and mud and the house where Tipu Sultan and Hyder Ali lived still exists in the lap of this fortress.

Location: Devanahalli Near Bangalore -Hyderabad Highway, District, Devanahalli, Karnataka 562110

Best Time to Visit: October to March.

Price: No entry fee.

Timings: Open 24 hours.

Average time required to visit the place: 2 to 3 hours.

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus stand: Approximately 35 KM.


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Kunti Betta

As the name suggests, Kunti Betta is a hill in the ancient town of Pandavapura and is a famous destination among the trekkers. It is ideally a 3 hours trek to reach an elevation of 2882 meters. 

The mythological significance of the place recites stories of Kunti and Pandavas who are said to have taken abode at these hillocks during their period of exile. It is suggested to indulge in a night trekking expedition as the place boasts of a decent population of fireflies which are on the verge of extinction today. 

From trekking and rock climbing on the rocky terrain of the hills to swimming and kayaking in the refreshing water of Thonnur lake, Kunti Betta is one of the best places to visit near Bangalore that is hard to miss by the adventure enthusiasts and nature lovers.

Location: Pandavapura, Karnataka, India.

Best Time to Visit: October to March.

Price: There is no entry charge, one will only spend on activities, commuting and food.

Timings: 24 hours.

Average time required to visit the place:  a day or two.

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus stand: Around 125 KM.

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Snow City

This indoor snow theme park garners plenty of visitors who aim to escape in the scorching heat by entering a snow house that spans an area of 12,500 sq. feet. The unparalleled experience of playing, sliding and throwing snow at each other can be achieved in the middle of a tropical town and you do not have to travel to the mighty Himalayas, neither have to wait for the winters. The freezing hall offers a number of crazy slides and rides with skiing and rock climbing activities.

Snow city is the first indoor theme park in the city which is open 365 days maintaining a temperature of minus 5 degree Celsius. The crazy snow box, various virtual snow animals, snow parties and snow slides are some of the features which lure visitors into trying this freezing hangout location.

Location: Jayamahal, Fun World Complex, Opposite TV Tower, J C Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560006

Best Time to Visit: Summer season.

Price: INR 600 per head.

Timings: 10 AM to 8:30 PM on all days of the week.

Average time required to visit the place: one-time entry is for 45 minutes.

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus stand: Around 30 KM.

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National Gallery of Modern Art

This sprawling mansion of 3.5 acres and was recently opened to the public in the year 2009. The Manikyavelu Mansion is one of the three National Art Museum in India where the other two are located in Mumbai and Delhi. 

The welcoming sight of years old trees, a mirror pool and a fountain in the vicinity provides ample of green and shaded space to devour in the quietude of this art gallery. 

The marvelous photographs of earlier times, paintings, sculptures and graphic prints are some of the commendable articles which are kept on display. This is a notable culture center at Bengaluru that hosts seminars,  film screenings, workshops and exhibitions to cultivate an understanding of modern art and culture in the city.

Location: #49, Palace Road, Manikyavelu Mansion, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560052

Best Time to Visit: anytime between the given hours.

Price: INR 10 for Indian nationals and INR 150 for foreigner nationals.

Timings: 10 AM to 5 PM on all days of the week except Monday.

Average time required to visit the place: 1 to 2 hours.

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus stand: Approximately 4 KM.

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Ramanagara

If you remember the classic Sholay scenes then you will be amazed to see the rocky mountains of this town that is situated around 50 KM from Bengaluru city and Sholay was originally shot here. 

From Silk farming to Mysore-Pak, from leading into the huge Hanuman statue entrance to the Ramadevara Betta Vulture Sanctuary; Ramanagara is one of the places to visit in Bangalore within 100 kms to enjoy heaps of activities like camping and trekking, and also an abundance of sightseeing option. 

The iconic rock elevations where the dacoit Gabbar was filmed in the cult classic Sholay can be visited during the day where you walk and climb some steep elevations of approximately 400 staircases to reach the top where you will find a temple as well. 

These rock elevations are of Ramadevara Betta Hill which is a part of Ramadevara betta Vulture Sanctuary.

Location: Mysore Road, Ramanagara, India

Best Time to Visit: Winter season (November to March)

Price: Ramadevara Betta hill can be visited by paying an entry charge of INR 25 with a separate parking charge.

Timings: The gates of the sanctuary open around 9 AM and closes by 4:30 to 5 PM.

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus stand: Around 55 KM

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HAL Aerospace Museum

HAL is one of the most renowned aeronautical companies in entire Asia and the HAL Aerospace Museum. 

This Aviation center was established in 2001 in Bangalore and since then it has been a hub to attain technical, scientific and historical knowledge about aviation and aerospace and other such related science streams in the country. 

It has many branches across India and Asia and this 4 acres land imparts information on simulators, air traffic control, history of aeronautical science and sustainable development practices. 

The museum houses various missiles and aircrafts models such jets, MIGs, helicopters and fighter planes. This is one of a kind museum that is initiating public awareness about aerospace in India.

Location: Near HAL Police Station, HAL Old Airport Rd, Marathahalli, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560037

Best Time to Visit: anytime between the given hours.

Price: INR 50 for adults, free entry for kids.

Average time required to visit the place: 2 to 3 hours.

Timings: 9 AM to 5 PM on all days of the week.

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus stand: Around 15 KM.


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