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  • Night treks in Bangalore include Skandagiri night trek, Ramanagara night trek, Antharganage night trek, Kunti Betta night trek, Savandurga night trek, Rangaswamy Betta night trek, Makalidurga night trek, Madhugiri night trek, kaurav Kunda night trek and many more.

    Night trekking in Bangalore is an invigorating and enriching experience that is guaranteed to revitalize your soul and fill you with a new passion for life. The thrill of trekking through the darkness gives you an adrenaline rush that watching a movie on a laptop or drinking at a bar could never do. The serene sounds of the night, the morning dew, and a magnificent sunrise from a hilltop cannot be compared to any materialistic satisfaction. So if you’re feeling burnt out by the grind of city life, grab your backpack and go on a night adventure that you won’t soon forget.

    The city of Bangalore is well known to most people as India’s IT Hub. With its crowded streets, high rise apartment buildings and 1000+ tech startups, there is no doubt that this metropolitan city is where people from all over the country go to pursue their dreams of building a career and a name for themselves. Needless to say, this comes with its share of long working hours and constant stress. The pace of city life eventually wears even the most determined people out, and sometimes you just need an escape to rejuvenate yourself.

    Here are some of the best Night Trekking places in Bangalore:

  • 01Skandagiri Night Trek

    Skandagiri Night Trek
    Image Credit : bangaloreataglance

    This ancient mountain fortress is an ideal destination for night trekking in Bangalore, camping or even bird watching. Camping in Bangalore is really an life time remembering thing to do as you get lots and lots of things to explore around. Located 68 km from Bangalore, the trek commences at the foothills of the Kalwara village from the Papagni Temple and a mutt which is supposed to be among the oldest such institutions in Karnataka, and houses Goddess Parvati and some local deities. The trek is perfect for novices as it is relatively simple and well marked out.

    The Skandagiri trek contains an ascent of roughly 8 km and on your way to the top of the hill, you will be flanked by pleasant greenery and dense shrubs. As you conquer the first Kalwar Betta Fort, you realise there are 6 more stone walls, protecting the sacred yet abandoned Shiva temple at the summit. There are also 2 caves on the hill which lead up to the temple, but it best recommended to stay away from the gigantic pythons guarding them. The Skandagiri hills is a great night hiking adventure and is comfortable to trek in the winter months.

    Distance from Bangalore -
    68 km

    Difficulty Level -
    Moderate to Difficult

    Best Season-
    October to March

    You may also like: 55 Places to Visit around Bangalore

    Night Trek in Skandagiri, Bangalore

    Night Trek in Skandagiri, Bangalore

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  • 02Ramanagara Night Trek

    Ramanagara Night Trek

    Situated in the famous silk town, Ramanagara night trekking near Bangalore is a popular spot comprising of seven majestic hills encompassing each trek with lush greenery and mesmerizing beauty of the hills. Located just 55 km from main city, this Bangalore trekking offers a wide range of activities like rappelling, jumaring, rock climbing, chimney climbing, kayaking, cave exploration, target shooting, mountain biking, go-karting (ATV ride) and high rope traverse which will delight and astound the adventure junkie in you.

    Each of the trails vary in difficulty and is recommended only for physically fit and strong hearted enthusiasts. In order to avoid leeches and insects or a bad tan, the best time to trek here is in the cooler months to live the experience of ‘Sholay’, and enlighten your journey with its abounding spiritual aspect of numerous temples and deities along the way. So get set, explore and enjoy Ramanagara.

    Distance from Bangalore -
    55 km

    Difficulty Level -  
    Moderate to Difficult

    Best Season -
    Winter

    Suggested reads: Top 55 Weekend Getaways from Bangalore

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    Night Trek in Ramanagara

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  • 03Anthargange Night Trek

    Anthargange Night Trek

    Anthargange which literally means Inner Spring is named after a spring originated in the hill which flows through a bull statue at the ancient Kashi Vishwanatha temple on the hillock. Situated 80 km away from Bangalore, the Anthargange Trek is a blend of trekking, cave exploration, hiking and camping that drive an adrenaline rush. Encompassed by huge rocks, make your way through the thick dense forests at the base of the hill and explore the famous dark caverns and mysterious volcanic rock formations.

    Unveil the shutterbug in you and capture a night by the bonfire in the primeval caves only to wake up to an enchanting view of the sunrise and if you’re lucky some photogenic wild animals in your collection as well. The best time to trek here is when the monsoon drifts away and the cool weather starts to settle in.The Anthargange Night Trekking in Bangalore is a great chance to escape the hectic life and create lasting memories

    Distance from Bangalore -
    80 km

    Difficulty Level -
     Easy to Moderate

    Best Season-
    October to March

    Check out: 30 Best Resorts for a Day Outing near Bangalore

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  • 04Kunti Betta Night Trek

    Kunti Betta Night Trek

    Kunti Betta are two picturesque hills surrounded by paddy fields, coconut trees, sugarcane, and lush vegetation. Located in Pandavapura, 125 km away from Bangalore, this place is where Kunti, the mother of the five pandavas stayed during her exile. Pilgrims often visit here and trek to the top to venerate the Pandavas and the temple deity. The trek to the top will have you crawling through dense vegetation and narrow gauged rocks, but worth the while for the view of the beautiful valley and the Kunti Kund at the bottom.

    The night trek to Kunti Betta is not only an easy and pocket-friendly getaway option but it also is a boost to first time or amateur trekkers offering an invigorating experience. The only time to avoid trekking here is in the monsoon due to slippery rocks but also activities like kayaking or swimming can be enjoyed better in clear weather. Overall Kunti Betta is a unique and enriching experience for an amateur or even and even an expert trekker

    Distance from Bangalore -
    125 km

    Difficulty Level -  
    Easy to Moderate

    Best Season-
    October to May

    Explore: 40 Best Waterfalls around Bangalore

    Night Trek with Water Sports in Kunti Betta

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  • 05Savandurga Night Trek

    Savandurga Night Trek
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    Trek to the largest monolith in Asia to witness breathtaking views and a climb through generations of imperial history. Savandurga is one of the challenging night treks near Bangalore situated 60 km away from the main city. The monolith comprises of twin peaks known as 'Karigudda' or black hill and 'Biligudda' or white hill, which also serve as distinct trekking routes to the top. The unpredictable nature of the steep slopes and boulders earned its name Savandurga which means ‘Death Fort’ and has to trek with extreme precaution and essential climbing gear. Such day outing in Bangalore is a dream for every individual which one can fulfill here.

    The former trail being less favored, the Biligudda trail offers various sites along the way like the ruined fort of Kempe Gowda, the Kalina Mantapa, stone buildings and a view of the Arkavathi River with the Manchanabele dam in the distance. The best time to trek here is in the winter, to avoid the slippery monsoon moss and the scorching summer heat. Nevertheless, this 5 km moderate trek and its view from the top is a speechless and exhilarating experience.

    Distance from Bangalore -
    60 km

    Difficulty level -
    Easy to Moderate

    Best Season -
    Winter

    Also read: Top 25 Places to Visit near Bangalore within 100 km

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  • 06Rangaswamy Betta Night Trek

    Rangaswamy Betta Night Trek

    The Bilikal Betta or White Hill in Kanakapura is one of the highest hills in the area and a perfect pick for short trekking. Unlike dry and rocky landscape of the other hills and trekking routes, the Rangaswamy betta night trekking in Bangalore is an adventure through dense vegetation and jungle area. Don’t be surprised by frequent encounters with the mighty Indian elephant and other docile jungle animals which only gives you a true feel of forest trekking.

    Located at a distance of 60 kms from the main Bangalore city junction and at an elevation of 3780 m, this trek isn’t as much rock climbing as it is jungle trekking.At the end of the jungle, the trek opens onto its summit with a splendid view of the countryside and the Ranganathaswamy temple nestled under a massive granite boulder which also acts as its roof. The trek should be avoided during heavy downpours but light monsoon trekking will showcase the beauty and blossom of the place.

    Distance from Bangalore -
    60 km

    Difficulty Level -  
    Easy to Moderate

    Best Season-
    August to May

    You may also like: 35 Popular Hill Stations near Bangalore

    Bilikal Rangaswamy Betta Night Trek, Kanakapura

    Bilikal Rangaswamy Betta Night Trek, Kanakapura

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  • 07Makalidurga Night Trek

    Makalidurga Night Trek

    Ruled in the era of the Vijayanagara Empire, today the Makalidurga hill fort is one of the top destinations for night trekking in Bangalore. With twinkling skies, rich heritage and a railway line meandering through the curves in the hill, this trek will definitely leave you feeling mystical and enchanted. Located 60km from the city of Bangalore and 10 km from Doddaballapur town, the Makalidurga hill stands above the other hills at an elevation of 4430 feet. One of the famous places to enjoy with your family and friends.

    It has a fort nestled at its summit with an old Shiva temple and where you can bask in the stillness and bliss of the place. Not many trek this route, which is a partly eerie and partly exciting experience. It is a moderately difficult trek, and with some effort, you can climb its rocky landscape. Watch out for arrows on the rocks to guide you along the trail. Bird watching and rappelling are two activities distinct to this trek and will only enhance your trip. It is because of its unlikeness to other treks that travel junkies and adventure enthusiasts find their way here.

    Distance from Bangalore -
    60 km

    Difficulty Level -
     Moderate to Difficult

    Best Season -
    September to February

    Check out: 30 Amazing One Day Trips from Bangalore

    Makalidurga Night Trek, Bangalore

    Makalidurga Night Trek, Bangalore

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  • 08Madhugiri Night Trek

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    Madhugiri Betta is a towering 1000m hill and the second largest monolith in Asia. The name Madhugiri or ‘Honey Hill’ is from a time when there used to be a lot of honeybee colonies here. As years passed a fort was built on its steep slopes and even today there remain three gateways to enter the fort, namely Antaralada Bagilu, Diddibagilu, and Mysuru Gate. Trekking up the hill, you will have to pass through a series of doors and walls that lead you to the peak. Trek is also a famous spot for camping at night which will leave you thrilled and amused.

    The climb up Madhugiri betta is graded as moderate to difficult and the walls at each level challenge the toughest of trekkers. The trek isn’t all climbing, there is a lot of history to be discovered along the way, with granaries, pavilions, stone benches, tunnels etc. to make your trek all the more interesting. Located 100 km from Bangalore, this route is surrounded by the lush Timmalapura Forest where you might chance upon peahens or even Indian bears. Madhugiri night trekking in Bangalore will leave you feeling ecstatic and in awe of nature.

    Distance from Bangalore -
    100 km

    Difficulty Level -
    Moderate to Difficult

    Best Season -
    October to March

    Suggested reads: 25 Best 2 Days Trips near Bangalore

  • 09Kabbal Durga Night Trek

    Image Credit : trekkerpedia

    Home to Goddess Kabbalamma, the Kabbal Durga peak is a monolithic hillock laden with vegetation, calmness and a rocky landscape. Located 77 kms away from Bangalore city, the this night trekking adventure is all about speed, agility and patience. Apart from being close to Mysore, this peak has contrasting trekking routes, one being family oriented or for first timers and the other being more strenuous and challenging recommended only for the physically and mentally tough trekkers. In Bangalore, trekking is one of the very popular and famous activity and is performed by a lot of people.

    Lying over the hazy village of Kabbal, this trek offers picturesque views of the valley all along the way. Wake up to a beautiful sunrise and the music of chirping birds and you know you’ve become one with them. With teamwork and sheer perseverance, the views from the flat terrain on the peak are breathtaking. The sleepy village of Kabbal, the distant blue hills, the neatly cultivated plantations, the clouds floating over the village and the strong winds are definite to stay etched in one’s memory. So have a great time and don’t miss out on the opportunity.

    Distance from Bangalore -
    77 km

    Difficulty Level -
     Moderate

    Best Season -
    October to January

    Explore: 30 Places to Visit around Bangalore during Monsoons

  • 10Narayan Giri Night Trek

    With remains of a fort encircling the mountain, the Narayangiri peak has a lot to explore and experience. The numerous caves add an ancient archaic feel while the climb is a blend of walking, clinging onto bushes, rock climbing the steep slopes and crawling through crevices which gives you a whole new perspective of a trek. Situated around 76 km from Bangalore in the small town of  Jalamangala, the Narayanagiri hill is not often frequented for trekking which makes your trek all the more special and unique.

    The trail takes you up the carved steps on the rock and then into the thick forest of Jalamangala where you can spot a range of small and big creatures. Home to the Laxmi-Narayana temple, made of glossy dark granite and nestled at its peak, the view from there is even more splendid with the vast countryside, small-town area and lush vegetation below. It is advisable to avoid night trekking in Bangalore during heavy monsoons, only to enjoy a fulfilling climb and picturesque sunrise as your reward.

    Distance from Bangalore -
    76 km

    Difficulty Level -  
    Easy

    Best Season -
    September to May

    You may also like: 35 Amazing Roadtrips from Bangalore

  • 11Kaurava Kunda Night Trek

    Image Credit : explara

    Located 75 km away from Bangalore, this twin hill in the little village of Hariharapura is named after the Kauravas and Pandavas from the Hindu mythological texts. The Kaurava Kunda night trek is quite a challenge with a steep climb over the sandy steps to reach the peaks. The trail can get extremely slippery which makes risky to trek at night, but the cool weather, lit sky and serene surrounding make it worth the effort. During the long trek, you can stop at the hollowed abode of Lord Shiva and enjoy the reflected peace and tranquility of the place.

    With the first light of the morning, the view of the Chikkaballapur town, neighboring hillocks and the spectacular sea of clouds will take your breath away. Bask in the full spectrum of this natural beauty, explore the area and its colorful flora on your descend back to the base. Apart from extreme summer and heavy monsoons in Bangalore, this place is a wonderful trek up to this twin summit.

    Distance from Bangalore -
    75 km

    Difficulty Level -
     Easy to Moderate

    Best Season -
    August to March

    Check out: Top 40 Places near Bangalore within 200 km

  • 12Manchinbele Night Trek

    Manchinbele is a small dam located around 50 kms from Bangalore on the banks of Manchinbele lake with the picturesque Savandurga Mountain in the backdrop. Built across River Arkavathi, this place is is perfect for short adventurous trip or even night camping along the calm and serene water body. Despite its unspoiled beauty, you can indulge yourself in various adventure activities in Bangalore like kayaking, rappelling, swimming, rock climbing, chimney climbing,night trekking, camping, ATV rides etc.

    The dam can visited during most of the year except during rainy days since you might not be able to enjoy most of the activities offered there. It is an amazing destination with numerous adventure sports and scenic natural beauty which is a perfect combination for a break away from the hectic hustle of the city life.

    Distance from Bangalore -
    50 km

    Difficulty Level -
    Easy

    Best Season -
    All year round

    Suggested read: 44 Popular Homestays around Bangalore 

  • 13Shivagange Night Trek

    Known as Kashi of the South, the black granite hill of Shivaganga (Shivagange) is where trekking and religion come together to offer you instant weekend getaway. As you start off the trek you’ll come across a Shiva Temple with a mighty statue of Lord Shiva and Goddess parvati. The unique feature of this hill is that it looks like a bull from the East, Ganesha from the West, ShivaLinga from the South and a cobra from the North, how peculiar and special would that make your trek.

    The ruler, Kempegowda is known to have hidden his valuables and treasures amidst the rock of this Shivaganga Hill. As you continue the trek a set of well-laid steps lead you to the top where an ancient cave shrine of Gavi Gangadhareshwara temple and a large Nandi statue offer a magnificent view of the plains below. The freshwater spring called Pathala Ganga on the way to the hilltop is considered to be as holy and many come to rejuvenate and be healed. Around Bangalore, you will find various places to visit and Shivagange is one of them.

    Distance from Bangalore -
    60 km

    Difficulty Level -
    Easy to Moderate

    Best Season -
    August to May

    Explore: 25 Top Resorts for a Family Day Outing in Bangalore

  • 14Achhalu Night Trek

    Named after the small village of Achhalu, this night trekking destination is a great weekend off, for those looking for something different and unexplored. Being one of the lesser known trails, it is surrounded by greenery, silence and beauty allowing you to  get lost in its wilderness. Achhalu Betta night trekking in Bangalore only 75 km away from the main city provides a unique opportunity to unravel a new place. There are various things to do in Bangalore but trekking is everyone wishes to do and is there in their bucket list.

    After an exhausting night trek, you arrive at the Muneshwara temple along with a statue of Nandi at the top. With a warm bonfire and soothing chirp of birds in the morning, you can catch the first glimpse of the sun shining down on lush greenery and the village below. Although not a very tough trek, it will definitely leave feeling content and fulfilled.

    Distance from Bangalore -
    75  km

    Difficulty Level -
    Easy

    Best Season -
    August to May

    Popular reads: 32 best One Day Team Outing Places in Bangalore

  • 15SRS Hill Night Trek

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    Ramadevara Betta is a Hindu shrine rising more than 3000 feet. Lord Ram is said to have visited this place during his 14 years in exile. Despite its deep mythological and rich political history, Sri Revanna Siddeshwara Betta or SRS Hill is a popular trekking and rock climbing destination located 65 km from Bangalore. The trek starts with the veneration at the  Bheemeshwara and Renukamba temple at the base. As the you climb over the rocky terrain you can enjoy a beautiful view of the surroundings, especially the starlit sky from such a height. Those who are planning a trip to Bangalore they should definitely include night trekking in their Bangalore tour package.

    The route to the top of Revanasiddeshwara Betta is extremely simple and does not require much physical agility. As you reach the peak, you will see the Sri Revanna Siddeshwara temple with a small pond of water beside it.This sacred cave hill temple is nestled on a massive monolithic stone surrounded by hills in the midst of nature and lush greenery. Camp under the stars and enjoy a blessed night at this sacred place. Wake up early morning and head for fun adventures like kayaking and swimming which will be the perfect end to your night trekking adventure.

    Distance from Bangalore -
    62  km

    Difficulty Level -
    Easy

    Best Season -
    August to May

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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 to Nandi Hills, hence do not keep eatables in your hands.

Location: 10 km from Chikkaballapur town, Chikkaballapur 562101, India

Best Time to Visit Nandi Hills: October to March.

Price: Entry to the hills is Rs 5, Parking charges for two wheelers are Rs 15 and Rs 60 for cars and Camping in Nandi Hills starts from Rs 1250

Timings: Entry to the hills are between 6 AM to 10 PM and trekking hours are between 6 AM to 6 PM

Average time required to visit the place: A day.

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus stand: Approximately 62 KM.

Suggested Read: 1. Bangalore to Nandi Hills Tour Complete Guide 
                              2. 11 Best Resorts in Nandi Hills

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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 best attractions in Bangalore within 100 km to enjoy heaps of adventure like camping and trekking, and there is 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:
50 Km south-west of Bangalore, 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 while camping in Ramanagara starts from INR 1,200

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

Average time required to visit the place: 
A day 

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus stand:
Around 55 KM

Suggested Read:
 1. Top 35 Adventure Activities in Bangalore
                              2. Best Resorts in Ramanagara       

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Kanakapura

Sets amid the lush green terrain 55 kilometres off  Bangalore on the southern side of the city along the bank of Akravati river. It is the largest producer of granite and silk and is also gaining popularity as a major hotspot for tourists. 

During the rainy season, the terrain is blanketed in green and is dotted with a galore of waterfalls. 

There are few temples as well as historical sites and attracts wildlife enthusiasts and water sports lovers from Bangalore and nearby states because of its proximity to Akravati river. It is one of the offbeat places to visit in Bangalore that is away from the city rush and is an hour drive away.

Location: 50 km away from Bangalore in Ramanagar district, Karnataka.

Best Time to Visit: August to February

Price: Camping in Kanakpura starts from Rs 935.

Average time required to visit the place: Full day.

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus stand: Around 55 KM.

Suggested Read: 121 Places to Visit Around Bangalore During The Monsoon Season
                              2. Best Things to do in Kanakapura

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Guhantara Underground Cave Resort

Guhantara Underground Cave Resort is a poetic paradise which is very apt for your next picnic with friends or colleagues in Bangalore. Being India’s first one of this kind, it has gained quite a lot of popularity since its launch, and everything that you will experience shall be in an underground cave.

But that doesn’t mean living like in the olden times; this resort has designed a luxury stay for their guests along with the facility of indoor games, outdoor games, horse riding, a cave discotheque, rope walking, etc.

Location: 18, Sy. No. 177 & 177, Off, Kanakapura Rd, Nowkal Palya, Kaggalipura, Karnataka 560082

Best time to visit: Any time of the year

Price: Starting from 1,120 Rs

Timings: Open twenty-four hours

Average time required to visit the place: A day

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus Stand: 34.3 km

Suggested Read: Top Resorts Around Bangalore for Day Out

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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 road, 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.

Average time required to visit the place: 
A day 

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus stand:
Around 23 KM.

You may also like: 35 Supreme destinations near Bangalore within 200 kms

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Ramanagara Wine Yard

Spend an hour of your holiday amidst the sweet-smelling vineyard and indulge in a very fun and edifying tour in this tourist place in Bangalore. The Ramanagara wine tour is split into three halves which begins with a detailed talk about how the concept of wine came up, and more information about this beverage.

Take a satisfying walk in the yard, and witness the people at work transforming the fruit into the best taste until it is ready for fermentation and bottling. This is one of the best ways to learn about this favourite drink from start to finish. People organizing this tour wouldn’t want you to leave without sampling five of their best wines that come from France and India, both.

Location:
Ramanagara, Bangalore.

Best time to visit:
October to February is the best time to visit a vineyard in Bangalore.

Price:
Starting from 300Rs/ person

Timing:
10.30 a.m. or 04.00 p.m.

Average time required to visit the place: Half a day to Full day

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus Stand:
43.1 km

Recommended Visit: Surprising places to visit near Bangalore within 300 Km

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Skandagiri

Skandagiri locks one of the most mesmerizing views of the sky and earth that meet at sunrise with clouds at an eye-level height urging you not to leave. A night trek in Bangalore, Skandagiri is a must for adventure and nature lovers, who can spend the night with a camp stay in front of an amazing bonfire.

This 10km Skandagiri trek begins two hours before sunrise, where one has to climb up these hills by passing the wilderness until you to reach the absolute top. The view that you will witness thereafter maybe one you would have never thought of before, and thus this is one of the most serene places to visit in Bangalore whenever you need a break from the noise and traffic!

Location: 62 km from Bangalore city, and 3 km from Chikballapur off Bellary Road, Karnataka

Best time to visit: November to January or summer season

Price: Sunrise trek starts from Rs 967.

Timing: 11.30 p.m. to 12.00 p.m. (next day)

Average time required to visit the place: A day 

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus Stand: 60.5 km

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Jakkur

Ever wondered what Bangalore looks like from up above? Redeem a chance to get an aerial view of the various places in Bangalore by taking a Microlight Flying ride at Jakkur. In just ten minutes, you will witness the marvel that this city has transformed into over the years.

Flying at the height of 40,000 feet, you can experience the feel of fresh air from high above while riding with a professionally trained flight instructor. Try to spot the landscapes, area, and buildings of this southern city during this spectacular ride that you can take with your friends and family.

Location: Jakkur Aerodrome, New Airport Road, Yelahanka Post, Bangalore 560064.

Price: Starting from Rs 3,300.

Timing: 08.00 a.m. to 12.00 p.m. (Only on Sundays)

Average time required to visit the place: 10 minutes (approx.) flight time

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus Stand: Around 15 km

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Toit

Grab the best beer in town at Toit that is designed to offer to the people of Bangalore with a non-step brewery that keeps the partying crowd crawling in. Claiming to have magical powers in being able to produce varied kinds of breweries for the people of this fun city, this has turned out to be one of those places to visit in Bangalore where people flock to, especially over the weekends.  Here’s the most exciting thing about Toit, they allow your furry buddies, your pets, in with you, while you grab a drink or two.

Location: 298, 100 Feet Road, Near KFC Restaurant, Indira Nagar II Stage, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560038

Best time to visit: If knowing how beer is brewed and witness the whole process then visit on the first Saturday of every month to attend the Brewery tour.

Price: Drinks starting at Rs. 225

Timing: 12.00 p.m. to 01.00 a.m.

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus Stand: Around 9.8 km

Suggested Read: Fascinating Nightlife Tours in Bangalore

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Lal Bagh Botanical Garden

The Lalbagh Botanical Garden, Bangalore is of royal origin and was begun at first as a private garden in a region of 40 sections of land by Hyder Ali, most famous rulers amongst the most well known leaders of old Mysore in 1760. At first planned in Mughal style, on the model of a broad garden at Sira in Tumkur close Bangalore, this garden was additionally created by Hyder Ali's child Tipu Sultan and hence by the British and Indian doyens of horticulture by an expansion of range and option of various plant species.

Lalbagh, for its one of a kind garden in supporting the idea of agriculture and helping the advancement of cultivation, has earned a pride of place among the gardens of the world and it has come to be viewed as one of the best gardens in the East for its design, maintenance, scientific treasure and scenic beauty. This place is magnificence in Bangalore which holds some of the best genetic resource centre for introduction, acclimatization and maintenance of plants; it envisages documentation of the variations available in plants of ornamental and economic value.

It helps the advancement of cultivation in the state. It is a significant assistant to botanic study in educational institutions, an imperative lung space of Bangalore, a position of excellence that gives sound entertainment to the general population and it gives a scene to individuals to draw near to plants and nature.

The garden with well-laid out streets, ways, open spaces, shade and a decent accumulation of many sorts of plant species draws in an extensive number of guests. Lalbagh is all around secured with stone walls as fenced-in areas and it has four approach entryways. The principle entryway is at the North confronting towards Subbaiah circle, the West door is towards Basavanagudi, the South entryway is towards Jayanagar and the East door is towards the Double Road.

Location: Lal Bagh Botanical Garden is located at Mavalli, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560004

Best Time to Visit:
  All day from 6 am to 6 pm is the best time

Price:
 The entry price is Rs 20

Timings:
 Opens from 6:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Average time required to visit the place: Around an hour.

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus stand: Approximately 6 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 for trekking in Bangalore. 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: SH 19, Pandavapura, Karnataka 571434

Best Time to Visit: October to March.

Price: Night trek starts from Rs 1349

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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Savandurga

The largest monolith in Asia is just half an hour drive away from Bangalore. The monolith is considerably gradient at some points and that is why it is recommended that you must be careful on this trek and do not take children.Trekking here is considered as one of the exciting things to do in Bangalore.

The trek is a combination of moderate and difficult levels and the view from the top is breath-taking especially of Manchinbele Dam and the overlooking valley. It is considered to be one of the largest rock formations in entire Asia and it has two main hill points Billigudda which are said to be the white hill and Karigudda which is a Black hill. 

The meandering curves of Akravati river and the perennial lotus ponds are two major water attractions which are seen from atop the hill. Situated at a height of 4022 feet above sea level, Savandurga has ample of opportunities for conducting an easy trekking and rock climbing expeditions.

Location: 60 km west of Bangalore, off Magadi Road, Dabguli, India

Best Time to Visit: November to May.

Price: Night Trekking starts from INR Rs 1050

Timings: Trekking hours are between 6 AM to 6 PM.

Average time required to visit the place: 1 day.

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus stand: Around 60 KM.

Further Read: 30 Transcendent Places for Camping near Bangalore

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Artificial Waterfall at Rd Nature Retreat

Some of the usual tourist places in Bangalore could be densely crowded, and you might want to escape from that. Rush to Rd Nature Retreat where you can find delight by the artificial waterfalls in their premise along with several other recreational activities. Set in a very soothing and natural location, you can hear the sound of the gushing artificial waterfalls blend with the blowing winds and sounds from the jungle.

Location: 83, Bannerghatta Road, Shivanahalli Village, Ragi Halli Post, Jigani Hobli, Anekal Taluk, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560083

Best time to visit: Any time of the year

Price: Day outing starts from Rs 767

Timing: The resort offers stay facility; therefore it is open overnight. Those going on a one-day tour can stay from 10.30 a.m. to 05.30 p.m

Average time required to visit the place: Half a day

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus Stand
: Around 38.6 km

Must Read: Top 10 Astonishing Waterfalls Around Bangalore

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Bheemeshwari

Bheemeshwari is a short distance hideaway in the Mandya district of Karnataka and is situated around a hundred KM from the city on the banks of river Cauvery.  This picturesque is visited mostly for fishing and angling as it is an ideal destination to indulge in such activities. 

It is home to Mahseer, the tropical game  fish along with schools of other fishes and that is why it is called “the angler’s paradise.” Wedged amid the Shivanasamudra falls and the Mekedatu falls, Bheemeshwari lures travelers with its mesmerizing natural beauty. 

Sangam in Bheemeshwari is the confluence point of river Cauvery and river Akravati which enables many water activities such as boating, rafting, coracle rides etc. Kokrebellur Pelicanry is another attraction is Bheemeshwari which one of the five most famous pelican breeding habitats in the world. It is one of the famous sightseeing places in Bangalore that is a ‘must-visit’ location.

Location: 100 Km on the Kanakapura road from Bangalore

Best Time to Visit:
Monsoon season or post-monsoon, winter season

Price
: Night Outing Starts from Rs 6514

Timings: Any time

Average time required to visit the place:
 One or two days

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus stand:
Approximately 100 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 favoured 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 of Karnataka in the Shathashrunga range. Bengaluru, India

Best Time to Visit: October to March.

Price: Night trek starts from Rs 1050

Timings: Historical & Heritage visit timings are 5.30 am - 1.30 pm & 5 pm - 8 pm and trekking can be done anytime.

Average time required to visit the place: A day.

Distance from Kempe Gowda Bus stand: Around 70 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 Bangalore 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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