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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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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

You may also like: 25 Best Places to Visit in Bangalore with Your Buddies

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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.

Popular Read: 16 Thrilling Activities to do in Bangalore

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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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