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  • On an off-site visit, you will find many places that offer team building games in Bangalore city. Besides indoor activities, plenty of places have avenues for outdoor activities which is what most corporates look forward to. Not only does it engage the employees in a positive setup, it also gives them a hands-on experience outside in the wilderness or a natural setup. There are activities like raft building, where all of the team members engage in a healthy way to help build a raft which will stay afloat.

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    So all work towards a positive goal, thus giving them a sense of accomplishment once they achieve it. The drum circle helps to encourage team members to sync up and coordinate as a group while playing good music. It is also a great stress buster. Other team activities like a treasure hunt and paint a canvas needs the players to use their communication skills while encouraging them to improve their delegation and problem-solving skills as a team. 


    Jungle survival builds them to trust each other and come together as a group to help each other survive the madness of being without their comfort and resources. Junkyard sale is an activity that encourages them to hone their creativity and insight and come up with a product made purely out of waste material. Other team buildings and bonding activities include the games like Interlocker, cobweb, pyramid building, roller coaster, Acid walk, ice walk, pipeline, transporting, construction, obstacles, paintball, tent pitching, blindfold march, helium stick, etc. 


    These help them build coordination with their team members while honing their creative insight, problem-solving skills and leadership qualities like delegating etc. Then there are other collaborating and competing activities like remote car challenge, which helps the players develop keener insight to out of the box thinking.

  • 01Raft Building

    Let them work together to build the strongest raft that can hold its own in exhilarating rapids.
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  • 03Drum Circle

    Drum Circle
    Not everybody is a good musician, but beating in sync with each other is what this game is all about.
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    Drum Jam Session

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  • 04Treasure Hunt and Paint the Canvas

    Treasure Hunt and Paint the Canvas

    Activity insights:

    This activity has two parts – a treasure hunt and a canvas painting activity that must be completed simultaneously. This is a high energy game that involves every member in the team, coupled with a spirited competition that keeps everyone on their toes. The canvas that is finally created can be put up in your office space as a constant reminder of how effective teams can achieve any goal.

    How it is done?

    Trebound facilitators divide the teams such that they are not grouped with team members they are already familiar with. The grouping is done in order to encourage employees get to know all their colleagues well. Teams will be required to delegate jobs among themselves, while also performing each task diligently and efficiently.

    Activity Target:

    This activity intends to enhance team performance for all levels of management - from the executive to the leadership levels. It is designed for any team that needs effective communication, coordination, and team building.

    Key Takeaways:

    Team Building:

    The primary objective of this exercise is to improve team building for your organization. This activity will help team members understand that each person has a specific and important role to play, which if not completed can adversely impact the performance of the organisation.

    Communication:

    No goal can be achieved without good communication, as it forms the foundation of great performance. This activity will help team members understand this importance, thus making them aware of how they can improvise their skills and thus bridge the gap in communication even while at work.

    Delegation:

    When any complex activity is to be completed, several people are required to be involved, albeit in different capacities. Even if one person is unable to complete his/her in time, the final result takes a beating. Through this activity, team members will understand the importance of accurate delegation, along with other skills such as coordination and commitment if the team is to achieve success.

    Problem Solving:

    Unexpected problems often arise during the course of any task. A good team is one that is able to overcome these problems, without compromising on performance or goal. This activity will give team members an understanding of how problems are inevitable; and that effective problem solving is possible when all team members think creatively and implement these solutions efficiently.

    Quick Facts:

    • Activity Time: 2- 3 hours
    • Group size: 60- 200
    • Level: High


  • 05Jungle Survival

    An activity which will make them learn to trust each other and face tough situations together.
  • 06Junkyard Sales

    Junkyard Sales

    Activity insights:

    Teams will be required to build a creative product from junk, and will also be tasked with selling the same to ‘investors’.

    How is it done?

    Assorted items are provided by Trebound and teams get the basic stationary items to build. Each team starts with similar items and we set up shop for some unique pieces of Junk. Team s are allotted a set time to build and prepare the sales pitch.

    Activity Target:

    This activity is aimed at the sales and marketing team, or any other unit that is involved in direct customer-facing activities. These profiles require business personnel to be fast thinkers who are good at communication and negotiation. They also need to wear the a personality that is pleasing and an attitude that is amicable.

    Key Takeaways:

    This fun and interactive activity is designed to helps teams with:

    Creativity:

    Here, teams will be required to think out-of-the-box to create a product

    Team Building:

    At the time of creating the product, team members will spend a lot of time with each other, helping them bond and understand the others’ views and thoughts

    Selling Skills:

    After creating the product, the team will have to sell their products to a panel of investors. Here, they will recognise the need to know the product inside-out if they intend to sell more and better

    Negotiation Skills:

    The team will have to sell to a simulated audience, catering to their needs and prices

    Problem Solving:

    Teams will have to deal with any situations that arise in the process of creating and selling a product.

    Target Competencies

    1. Sales Skills
    2. Effective communication
    3. Creativity
    4. Escalation handling
    5. Negotiation skills
    6. Knowing your stuff
    7. Problem solving
    Quick Facts:
    • Activity Time: 2-3 hours
    • Group size: 20- 100
    • Level: Medium
  • 07The Interlocker

    The Interlocker
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    Activity insights:

    Call it our magic wand, the Interlocker activity is among the most powerful tools of our outbound program. Here, 15 interlocking planks will be assigned to each team, and they have to assemble it together as per the blue print.

    How it is done:

    In this activity, members are divided into teams and given 15 interlocking planks. With the help of the blueprint, they have to come up with a clear-cut strategy and put it into action in order to fetch desirable results. Teams make several attempts to put the unit together.

    Activity Target:

    The intent of this activity is deep rooted and the learnings too naturally get imbibed into the participants. Employees understand the nuances of problem-solving, process improvement, role definition and innovation.

    Key Takeaways:

    Leadership

    This activity hones leadership skills, where a leader will have to take responsibility and steer the entire project from the start to the end. He/she has to efficiently delegate tasks and make quick decisions on the go when problems arise.

    Effective and cross-team communication

    Effective communication plays a vital role in the seamless execution of any project. Here, members learn the value to communicating coherently across various levels and sections in order to execute their task without a glitch. This understanding gets carried on to the workplace as well.

    Process improvement

    Due to the complexity of the task, members have to make several attempts to get their unit together. Each time they fail or something goes wrong, they have to re-evaluate their process and come up with a better and improved strategy. It gives members the confidence that even if things do not go their way initially, they can eventually yield favourable results through constant process improvement.

    Sharing best practice

    This activity gives members an opportunity to understand the importance of sharing the best practice. The challenging nature of the task forces the members to come together and contribute at an optimal level in order to emerge victorious.

    Understanding and defining roles and responsibilities

    To achieve the given task at hand, there has to be a clear understanding and defining of roles and responsibilities. The teams have to understand where everyone fits in and have to leverage one’s strengths for a successful result. Also, every member has to take his role seriously and work diligently towards a favourable output.

    Working towards common goals

    As the pressure of executing the task increases, the members automatically forget about their individual differences and grudges and work together as a team to achieve a common goal. This understanding translates into the office scenario as well.

    100 percent inclusion

    This activity promises 100 percent inclusion, where each and every member is involved in putting their best foot forward and participates towards executing the project to precision.

    Quick Facts:

    • Activity Time:2- 6 hours
    • Group size: 20- 100
    • Level: Medium


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  • 09Raft Building

    Raft Building

    Activity insights:

    Teams are divided into smaller groups using ice-breakers. These new teams are made in such a way that team members group with people they are not very familiar with, thus establishing new relationships. Each team will then be tasked with building fully functional rafts. That’s not all, they will also have to complete a race in competition with other teams, making the finale of the event.

    How it is done?

    Each team is given a set of basic raw materials with which they are expected to build a raft. While these materials seem sparse, teams are encouraged to use their creative skills to finally build a raft that will take them towards success.

    Activity Target:

    This fun, interactive game is designed for every team that needs coordination and shared effort. It is aimed at creating a cohesive bond among team members, while improving their leadership skills and creativity among a host of other management qualities. This game can only be conducted in an outdoor location, such that teams can compete in a real race in each of their own rafts.

    Key Takeaways:

    Time Management:

    The primary purpose of this exercise is to help team members get to know and understand each other. Facilitators will ensure that team members are clubbed in groups other than their own, so they are able to establish bonds with every member of the team.

    Creativity:

    Every group is given a set of minimalistic raw materials with which teams are supposed to build their rafts. With such scarce materials, teams will be compelled to use their creative abilities and skills to build a fully-functionals and winning raft.

    Team Work:

    This activity cannot be completed without effective teamwork. Each member will have a specific role to play and the team will recognise the importance of working together in order to achieve the final objective. It will also highlight the importance of effective communication, without which no goal can be accomplished.

    Resource Management:

    Given a set of raw materials, teams will have to construct a raft with just these. It will help each of them understand the importance of every resources, thud relating it to an organisational level, inculcating in them the habit of better resource management.

    Competitive Spirit:

    Healthy competition always brings out the best in teams. The finale of this event involves a race in the raft built by the teams, thus getting them accustomed to the spirit of healthy competition, which will only encourage them to perform better.

    Quick Facts:

    • Activity Time:2 hours
    • Group size: 20- 800
    • Level: Medium
  • 10Roller Coaster

    Roller Coaster
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    Activity insights:

    Nurturing team collaboration, Roller Coaster is an exciting activity where members have to build an entire roller coaster from scratch with the materials provided to them. It should be designed in such a way that the ball is able to run along the track solely with the help of gravity.

    How it is done:

    The Trebound facilitator will make teams and allocate a working space to each of them. They will be provided with supplies such as rubber bands, PVC, balloons, bamboo stakes, etc. and briefed on the design requirements for building the roller coaster. Participants also have the option of hiring the raw materials.

    The added challenge is there is a time frame within which the ball can pass through each area. Also, the members have to race against the clock to complete the task and put their roller-coaster to test in an assigned space that is beyond their working area.

    Activity Target:

    This activity is aimed to motivate and energise employees. Members learn about project management and the importance of collaborating effectively as a team. This understanding gets applied to the work scenario as well.

    Key Takeaways:

    Creativity

    The activity fosters creativity where participants have to stretch their imagination and come up with innovative ideas to build a practical roller coaster from the raw materials given to them.

    Time Management

    In this activity, members have to strictly abide by the time frame that is allocated to them to create the roller coaster and put it to test. Participants learn to put forth their best under high-pressure deadlines and realise the value of every passing minute. This understanding is reflected in the workplace as well.

    Resource Management

    Members have to make the most out of the resources provided to them. Even if they need to bring in materials from outside to complete their task, they have to think about the budget. This activity is thus highly effective in making the participants understand the nuances of resource management.

    Project planning

    This activity illuminates the importance of project planning where members have to have foresight, come up with a sound step by step strategy and execute it. Employers come to realise the crucial role project planning plays accomplishing the goal at hand.

    Communication

    Without proper communication, the whole purpose of the goal gets lost along the way leading to failure of the project. In this activity, members realise how crucial it is to communicate coherently at every level. This learning gets translated in the workplace as well.

    Effective Teamwork

    One of the objectives of this activity is to improve effective teamwork in your organisation. Here members are thrown into a situation where they have to collaborate together in order to get the desired results. They realise how the contribution of each member is vital for the outcome.

    Quick Facts:

    • Activity Time:2 hours
    • Group size: 20- 800
    • Level: High
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  • 12Cob Web

    One of the best and extremely encouraging team building games in Bangalore, Cob Web encourages the team members in solving problems together.
  • 13Pyramid Building

    Pyramid Building

    Activity insights:

    Employees of the organisation are divided into smaller teams, and each team is asked to create a pyramid using the materials handed to them. There is a mega goal also given to the group once each of them has completed their individual tasks.

    How it is Done?

    All team members are given the necessary resources to create a pyramid. Once this task id done, a Trebound facilitator challenges all teams to put together their individual pyramids to create one giant 3D pyramid. The larger the group, the more challenging the task, and more impressive the results.

    Activity Target:

    The activity is aimed at all employees of an organisation who have to work together to achieve a common goal. This activity is designed to make every employee understand his/her unique role and contribution in achieving the final result.

    Key Takeaways:

    Time Management:

    This activity teaches employees the value of time. Once lost, teams will not be able to catch up with the pace of the game.

    Cross Functional cooperation:

    This activity will help employees realize the value of every small job that goes into achieving the final result. While empathy and understanding increases, teams will be able to coordinate better to achieve the final result.

    Project planning:

    This activity is designed in such a way that it cannot be accomplished without effective planning and delegation. At the end of this activity, employees will be able to value the importance of planning, delegation, communication, conflict management and problem solving, as well as coordination in any project.

    Team Dynamics:

    This activity will not be possible without equal contribution from all members of the team. Employees will be able to finally relate the dynamics of a team to their work environment, making them realize, acknowledge, and appreciate the value each member brings to the team.

    Envisioning the Future:

    Trebound’s activity helps employees see the larger picture and assess the role they play in accomplishing the same. This requires each team member to envision the future, keep the goal steady, and work tirelessly towards the same.

    Quick Facts:

    • Activity Time:2-3 hours
    • Group size: 20- 100
    • Level: Medium

  • 14 Acid walk

    Trust on your partner is what will take you to the end. That’s what this game is all about.
  • 15Ice walk

    There is not a tougher task that involves coordinated walking than Ice Walk. And it is pure fun.
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  • 17Remoto Car Challenge

    Remoto Car Challenge

    Activity insights:

    Remoto Challenge is a one part collaboration and one part competition. Teams work together to build bridges that form the circuit and then race RC cars around the track and try and win the best time!

    What are the Takeaways

    Teams must put on their creative hats and design and build a sturdy bridge that can sustain 2 cars. The weight must be well distributed through all the pillars and columns to ensure stability and strength. This takes planning, testing and a lot of out of the box thinking to make sure no failures or collapse happen. Teams must also collaborate with other teams when building so that the circuit is well laid out without sharp corners or steep drops/climbs.

    How it is done

    Working with equal props, teams are given the basic ideas on how bridges work. They can choose to build any type of bridge that can be built with the provided resources. The circuit must be sturdy all around and constant improvements are needed to ensure the longevity of the bridge. Teams work against time, resources and the comply with the laws of bridge constructions and ensure all teams complete on time.

    The event concludes with the teams going head to head with RC cars. Proper F1 qualifying rules apply to ensure grid positions for the race and. Finally, the teams line up on the grid and its go go go all the way to the chequered flag!

    Quick Facts:

    • Activity Time:2- 3 hours
    • Group size: 24- 200
    • Level: Medium
  • 18Pipeline

    A seemingly simple game that involves taking the pipe from start to finish though obstacles.
  • 19 Transporting

    This is a different kind of transportation that involves team work and trust to get you through.
  • 20Construction

    A quintessential team building game where they will learn to listen to each other and coordinate.
  • 21Obstacles

    There is nothing better than going through obstacles to get your adrenaline pumping while bonding better with your teammates.
  • 22Paintball

    It requires delegation of responsibility, leadership and listening to each other- everything that makes a good team.
  • 23 Tent Pitching

    It may look like a run-of-the-mill activity, but it definitely is a team challenge that your employees would find interesting. 
  • 24Blind Fold March

    The list of team building games in Bangalore is never complete without the Blind Fold March. The game is all about crossing the final line without falling or stumbling; it also shows how much you can trust your teams or vice versa.
  • 25Tower of Hanoi

    A classic puzzle that takes more than one brain to solve effectively and quickly
  • 26Helium stick

    Balance the stick on your fingertips and arrange it perfectly straight. It takes teamwork.

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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