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Day trips around Bangalore that will make your jaw drop
June 16, 2022
Day trips around Bangalore: Despite being India’s 3rd most populous city, Bangalore is known as the garden city of India because of its abundance of parks and gardens, making it an ideal destination for day trips. These are some of the best day trips around Bangalore that will leave you in awe of the beauty found in India. *In no particular order*
Bangalore is one of the best cities in India, not just because of its burgeoning startup community, but also because of its incredible natural scenery and plethora of cultural destinations. This city’s reputation as the Silicon Valley of India shows no signs of slowing down anytime soon, and it’s time to experience this city in all its glory. These are some day trips around Bangalore that will make your jaw drop.
Bangalore is home to some spectacular travel destinations—both natural and man-made. Located in one of Bangalore’s upcoming suburbs, Nandi Hills is sure to transport you away from it all. There’s not much traffic here (or anywhere in Ecity), so there’s plenty of time for hiking on sandy terrain.
Kolar Gold Fields
The Kolar Gold Fields (KGF) is a city located in the Kolar district of Karnataka, India. It is situated at an altitude of 749 m (2,457 ft) and was formerly known as Kolhapur. It was founded by a British engineer called Charles Carmichael in 1883 during the reign of Krishnaraja Wodeyar IV.
Belur, Halebid and Sravanabelagola
The famous temples of Belur, Halebid, and Sravanabelagola are known as the city is a 45-minute drive from Mysore. These three temples are among southern India’s UNESCO World Heritage sites, dating back to the 10th century and built by the powerful Hoysala Empire. The city of Mysore is a major tourist attraction.
Bheemeshwari Temple – Day trips around Bangalore
Notable for its carvings of mythical and spiritual stories, Bheemeshwari Temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva. The temple is located in a rural area, so you’ll need to get a ride from Ecity or hire one of the taxis at lesser rates. There are no hotels in nearby areas, but plenty of places to stop along your route. This temple offers great trekking trails and accommodation if you’re looking for a more adventurous trip.