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List of best weekend getaways from Bengaluru

Last updated on Mar 12, 2021, 01:57 pm

Bengaluru, better known by its old name Bangalore, is the IT capital of the country. In the race to make ends meets, people often get lost in the hustle and bustle of city life.

To relax, detoxify, and rejuvenate, escape to these places near Bangalore this weekend.


Name of the Place

Distance from Bangalore (in km)

Things to do

Nandi Hills

61

· Sunrise

· Tashk-e-Jannat

· Bhoga Nandeeshwara Temple

· Cycling and adventure sports

Coorg

267

· Madikeri Fort

· Abbey falls

· Trekking sports

· Gonikoppal town

Chikmanglur

245

· Sharadamba Temple

· Jhari Waterfalls

· Kadambi Falls

· Hanuman Gundi Waterfalls

· Amruteshwar Temple

Kanakpura

69

· Kabbaladurga

· Bananthimari Betta

· Trekking

Ramanagara

59

· Mekedatu

· Chunchi Falls

· Savandurga

· Ramadevara Betta Hills

Wayanad

278

· Banasura Sagar Dam

· Trek to Chembra Peak

· Edakkal Caves

· Thirunelli Temple

· Karinthandan Temple

Sakleshpur

221

· Manjarabad Fort

· Sakleshwara temple

· Bisle View Point

· Railway Bridge Trekking

Dandeli

460

· Ulavi temple

· Kavla Caves

· Watersports at Kali river

· Hike on Syntheri rocks

Ooty

274

· Tea Gardens

· Botanical Garden

· Rose Garden

Skandagiri

62

· Nehru Nilaya

· Bhimeshwara Temple

· Papagni Matt

Bheemeshwari

103

· Adventure activities

· Fishing

· Water sports

· Bheemeshwari Forest sanctuary

· Mekedatu Waterfalls

Shivanasamudra


135

· Gaganachukki Waterfall

· Bharachukki Waterfall

· Talakad Temples

Kunti Betta Trek

123

· Kunti Kund

· Kunti Temple

· Thonnur Lake

Savandurga

48.5

· Thippagondanahalli Reservoir

· Manchinbele Dam

· Narsimha Temple

Mysore

145

· Ashtanga yoga

· Ambavilas Palace

Kabini

211

· Camping

· Kabini Wildlife Sanctuary

· Kabini Dam

· Kabini River

Masinagudi

245

· Pykara Falls

· Mudumalai National Park

· Maravakandy Dam

· Moyar River

Bandipur

221

· Bandipur National Reserve

· Bird watching tour

· Mountaineering

· Forest of sandalwood trees

Yercaud

229

· Anna Park

· Rose Garden

· Kiliyur Falls

· Tipperary Point

· Spice and Coffee plantations

Biligirirangana Hills

172

· BRT Wildlife Sanctuary

· Biligiri Rangaswamy Temple

· Dodda Sampige Mara

Yelagiri

160

· Trekking

· Swamimalai Hill

· Punganur Lake

Belur- Halebid

222

· Belur

· Hoysaleswara Temple

· Yagachi Dam

Nagarhole

222

· Nagarhole National Park

· Iruppu falls

· Rameshwara temple

Horsley Hills

157

· Horsley Hills Zoo

· Chennakesava Temple

· Kaigal Falls

· Kalyani, the 150 year old Eucalyptus Tree

Kolli Hills

257

· Arappaleshwar Temple

· Agaya Gangai Waterfalls

Coonoor

293

· Sim’s Park

· Botany garden

· Dolphin’s Nose Viewpoint

· Catherine Falls

Gokarna

487

· Om Beach

· Half Moon Beach

· Paradise Beach

· Mahabaleshwar Temple

Goa

572

· Arambol Beach

· Baga Beach

· Water sports

· Paragliding

Alleppey

594

· Boat ride in backwaters

· Alappuzha beach

Munnar

476

· Tea gardens

· Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary

· Nilgiri Tahr

· Atukkad Waterfall

· Eravikulam National Park

· Shikara ride in Kundala lake

Pondicherry

310

· Rock Beach

· Paradise Beach

· Serenity Beach

· Botanical Gardens

· Auroville

· Sri Aurobindo Ashram

Hampi

341

· Heritage temples

· Temple hopping

Dudhsagar Falls

564

· Dudhsagar Falls

· Bhagwan Mahavir Wildlife Sanctuary