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  • A corporate employee will vouch for the fact as to how important outdoor team building activities are for lifting team spirits, connecting with fellow workers and generally for creating a bonhomie in a place which is teeming with company politics and a general sense of competition. It, thus, becomes very important to do something together as a team and develop a sense of teamwork while being at a neutral place so as to shed all inhibitions and work towards developing a kinship with each other. This will further help in the general improvement of the work environment and comradery between workers and helps increase productivity at work. 

    These corporate outings are not only great stress busters but help in bringing people together. These activities help develop an understanding at a non-formal level and building great rapport at work, thus improving employee morale and productivity. There are many city hotels and resorts in and around the area which gives amazing offers for corporate team outings. They also incorporate activities and games based on the HR need for the company and make space available exclusively for corporate events. 

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    There are many kinds of activities that can be planned based on how big or small the team is. There are adventure based, theme based, sport based activities which can be organised outdoors as well as indoors. There are several games like the Spider Web, Acid Walk, Angry Birds, gutter ball, paintball, etc. that can be played at the resort itself. There are theme-based games like the Jungle Safari, Olympic Sports, raft building, blindfold tent pitching, and transporting things etc. that are more nature based and outdoorsy and encourages employees to work in cooperation with each other. Obstacles, constructions are few of other high involvement activities which test a team’s spirit and comraderies and builds long lasting friendships in the corporate world, improving overall company environment and productivity. 

    Here are some of the best outdoor team building activites: 

  • 01Jungle Survival

    In this outdoor team building activity the whole team has to act really as a team to face the challenges they come across while staying in jungle. They have to look out for perfect and interesting solutions for resolving the problems which they face while staying in jungle.

    This activity is in real terms man versus wild where the team members have to undergo the real ordeals of jungle, survive and come out as a winner.

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  • 03Amazing Race

    This activity focuses on the speed and agility of individuals and aids in team building. Individuals will be asked to race against their opponent and reach pit stops before him. 

    The one to complete this challenge wins the race. The patience, perseverance, passion and physical stamina are put to test through this wonderful activity.

  • 04Raft Building

    Raft Building
    This is one of the most exciting team outing activities where the whole team works in close conjunction with each other to make a very strong and sturdy raft. The raft has to be made in through professional manner from the materials provided, because the raft needs to sail with a maximum number of people.
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  • 05Construction

    In this outdoor team bonding activity you do not have any option but to be a part of the team as the whole team needs to construct a very strong, beautiful and sturdy structure within a stipulated time.

    Therefore just like a real time construction project the whole team needs to work with proper synchronization and coordination to accomplish the desired win in this game.

  • 06Treasure Hunt

    These kind of outdoor team building activities in Bangalore are very popular as they help in enhancing the leadership, problem solving as well as communication skills.

    A game of treasure hunt helps in learning and sharpening the tactics of handling teams and effectively communicating with the whole team. In this game the whole team needs to find the hidden treasure with the help of clues and proper coordination within specific time.
  • 07Fun Team Building Activities in Amazing Locations

  • 08Acid walk

    This is a great fun activity which demands a great tandem and coordination with your team member. You are given an area which is considered acid or dangerous to walk on but you need to travel that distance to reach the other end. You can take the help of your team member by walking on a brick or stool along with the help of your partner.

    This develops excellent synchronization and understanding between the two people and which in turn makes you travel faster covering the distance. This game requires a lot of cooperation between the players and helps build trust too.
  • 09Obstacles

    This is one of the highly competitive outdoor team building activities where the team members need to cross various hurdles on their way to the finishing line. In order to stay ahead in the game the team member needs to be very strategic and physically tough as the activities are real time physical barriers which the participants need to overcome like climbing small walls or getting through net etc. as fast as you can.

    This is an excellent activity which helps in keeping the team members fit and healthy too.

  • 10Pipeline

    Although this game looks very simple but it is a bit tough to handle and play this outdoor team game. The whole team needs to take the pipe from the starting till the end with many riders attached along as the pipe is being divided into many pieces.
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  • 12Transporting

    Transportation is a very amusing as well as one of the entertaining outdoor team building activities. The whole team participates in this group activity which promises real time amusement as the team members need to be transported from one place to another through the means and supporting things provided to them.

    That is why this outdoor team building activity is great adventure for the whole team as it so very innovative and needs the whole team’s coordination for being a winner.

  • 13Ice Walk

    Ice walking is one of the most thrilling outdoor team building activities which are most popular in Bangalore. In this activity the whole team needs to work together and should put well-coordinated steps forward to reach the destination first. This game is a true test of well-coordinated team which is well matched up and synchronized.
  • 14Paintball

    Paintball is an entertaining activity in Bangalore which most of the corporate team members enjoy. This activity helps in sharpening the leadership skills amongst the individuals and at the same time it helps the team members to have fun also.

    In this activity there are guns which have paintballs containing water with coloured dyes and the contestants need to shoot at each other with these guns. The one who hits maximum targets is the achiever so it tests your staying focused and target achievement skills.

  • 15Blindfold Tent Pitching

    Pitching a tent might sound simple, but when all the members are blindfolded, the same results into one of the most enjoyable outdoor team building activities. In blinfold tent pitching, every team members need to work in proper coordination and pitch thier tents. As all the members are blindfolded, it gets tough for them to contribute all their efforts and finally achieve thier target in a given time period.

    So why not build a tent in Bangalore on your own by participating in this exciting tent pitching activity which is very adventurous and enjoyable at the same time.

  • 16Key Punch

    This fun and the very active game is great for understanding and building organizational goals, where your team has to work against time to achieve the end result. Not only does this game teach a valuable lesson in goal setting, but also teaches the rate at which you achieve success. The game is played with a number in series written on pieces of paper and spread out randomly within an area and team members are required to find the series one by one and punch them with their fists as they go. This builds excellent tandem between employees and a level of trust going forward.
  • 17Cobweb

    This fantastic game is great for a teambuilding activity, as it engages the entire team to learn cooperation, communication, leadership, decision making, problem-solving and building trust with each other which is essential to the success of an organization. The entire team has to make its way from one side of the spider’s web, which is made out of duct tapes, to the other side without touching any part of the “web” and without using the same gap twice. It is fun and brings in a lot of laughter and team spirit when everyone comes together to the success of their team.
  • 18Jumbo Volleyball

    Jumbo Volleyball
    Activity insights:
    Brace yourselves for a larger than life experience! This Jumbo Volleyball activity is riddled with fun and excitement where teams have to manoeuvre a ball with a diameter that is close to double the size of an average human.

    How it is done:
    Considering the size of the ball, the activity will require four teams playing at the same time. Every member has to be positioned appropriately and put in all his/her might to steer the ball in the air and pass it on to the opposite team.

    Overview:
    Group Size: 60 -200 (20 – 25 per team)
    Activity Time: 30 – 35 minutes
    Preferred Setting: Outdoors
    Neuron Activity Level: Light
    Activity Target:
    On one hand, this activity aims to instil the importance of team collaboration, working towards a common goal, communication and problem-solving skills. On the other hand, the fun and thrill of the task jolt members out of their boredom. They come back to work completely refreshed and energised.

    Key Takeaways:

    Team collaboration
    Right from being able to hold the jumbo-sized ball to steering it, this activity cannot be executed without the willing collaboration of the team members. The contribution of each member is extremely valuable in executing the task. Members realise how powerful team collaboration can be in getting the desired results. This learning gets carried on to the office scenario as well.

    Communication
    Communication is necessary for a stellar performance, without which the desired results cannot be achieved. This activity demonstrates the significance of communication in successfully completing any given task at hand.

    Team spirit
    When participants collaborate with each other towards the common goal of emerging victorious and also enjoy doing so, it nurtures team bonding and the spirit if comrade's.

    Problem-solving skills
    During the execution of the task, unexpected problems may surface. A winning team is the one which is able to work through the problems and solve them effectively keeping the end goal in mind. The activity showcases that problems are a part and parcel of any project, but how you work across it makes all the difference in yielding results.

    Competitive Spirit
    Healthy competition is always good as it pushes the participants to bring out their very best to complete the task at hand. It shakes them off their complacency and makes them alert.
  • 19Jumbo Cricket

    Jumbo Cricket
    Activity insights:
    This thoroughly enjoyable activity involves India's favourite sport of cricket, only it’s bigger and better. The twist is that the bat is about 10 feet wide, weighs around 50 kilos and the ball too matches up to the size.

    How it is done:
    The Trebound facilitator will make two teams of around 8-20 members each. The team which bats, have the tough challenge of manoeuvring the huge bat and trying to garner the most amount of runs in the specified overs. The bowling team do not have it easier either, as they twist and throw the mega ball, catch it and also make sure it does not run out of the boundary. The activity is not only a whole lot of fun, but it also nurtures the spirit of team bonding.

    Overview:
    Group Size: strong>20-200
    Activity Time: strong>30 minutes
    Preferred Setting: Outdoor
    Neuron Activity Level: Medium
    Activity Target:
    This activity is aimed at all employees who have to work as a team and contribute equally in order to come out triumphant. Participants realise how critical strategy making and improved interdependencies are in executing any given project.

    Key Takeaways:
    Trust
    Trust forms the basic component in any organisation for delegating and conducting the task given at hand. Mistrust on the other hand breeds confusion and negativity. As the teams work towards the common goal of winning, they learn to trust each other to perform their selective roles. Achieving the desired goals thus becomes a strong possibility.

    Coordination
    In order to emerge victoriously, each member needs to work in perfect coordination with the others. Any mistake on one person's part can lead to failure of the task. This highly charged environment will enable employees to relate it to office situations and examine the role coordination plays in executing any given task.

    Strategy Making
    Strategy making is vital in the workplace to carry out the vision of the company. The activity is primarily executed with the aid of a powerful strategy, be it the placement of members, using them for their strengths or coming out with ways to conduct the complicated task effectively.

    Improved interdependency's
    The members lean on each other for the activity to be a success. Even if one does not execute his/her task effectively, the entire team suffers. This activity enables improved interdependency's, throwing light upon the importance of each member’s role, no matter how big or small.

    Team Synchronisation
    This is an activity that purely works on team synchronisation. With a key focus on the task at hand, each member needs to match his competences to those of others and work cohesively in order to win. The employees learn to understand how powerful proper synchronisation can be and learn to apply the same at their workplace as well.

    • Activity Time: 30 min
    • Group size: 20- 200
    • Level: Medium
  • 20Water Volleyball

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    Activity insights:

    Packed with revelry and childhood nostalgia, this activity as the name suggests is volleyball with an interesting twist of water balloons.

    How it is done:

    The Trebound facilitator will make two teams who will stand on either side of the net. Each team will be given a satin sheet to launch as well as catch the water balloons. With careful manoeuvring and positioning, the balloons need to be tossed from one side to the other. Any misses will result in water being splashed on the participants. Be prepared for squeals of joy!

    Activity Target:

    This activity is designed to motivate and rejuvenate employees as well as get them back to the workplace with a renewed energy. It propels the team to collaborate, communicate and also triggers the competitive spirit which forces members to give in their best.

    Key takeaways:

    Competitive Spirit

    Bringing out the competitive spirit in the participants, this activity will encourage them to perform better and give in their best to execute the given task at hand. Having a competitive atmosphere is healthy as it makes members alert, shakes them off their inertia and impels them to put their best foot forward.

    Strategic thinking

    Though the game appears to be simple on the surface, it involves strategic thinking in terms of placement and grouping of team members according to their strengths. It showcases how the team with proper planning emerges victorious.

    Adaptability to changing circumstances

    With constant movement and jumping from one spot to the other to catch the water balloon, the participants will have to be extremely flexible and move around. As per how the game goes, they might have to change their positions and team up with different members. This activity thus helps to instill a sense of adaptability to changing circumstances.

    Team spirit

    When members of a team work together towards the common goal of winning and enjoy every moment of it, it further nurtures team spirit and comradeship.

    Communication

    Communication forms the basis of a great performance, without which no goal can be achieved. This activity throws light on the importance of communication, and the huge difference it makes in successfully completing any given task at hand.

    Team collaboration

    This activity cannot take place without the collaboration of the team members. Every participant will be entrusted with a specific role. Through effective coordination, the team will be able to achieve the goal at hand.


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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