Itinerary from Bangalore to Nandi Hills for 1 day

Day 1 of the Itinerary

Bangalore (Silicon Valley of India)Nandi Hills (A Drop From The Heaven!)

Travel Time:1.51 hrs
Stay time:6.5 hrs
  • Cycling in Nandi Hills

    The Cycling in Nandi Hills comes with its own set of adventure and thrill. Its way different from regular cycling on planes. It has become a cyclist's paradise, around 400 meters of altitude gain in ~7 km of ride, The bikers/cyclists from Bangalore storm there on weekends and holidays. It's a very good hill training spot for them.

    Time to spend:
    4 hrs
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  • Tipu's Drop

    Tipu's Drop is one of the notable historical locations in the region, which is a cliff face at an elevation of 600 m. As per historians, the site was the punishing point, from where convicts were pushed down to their death. Located on the hill top, the location provides a beautiful view of the hill ranges. Along with the site, there is a shrine, known as Yoga Nandeeshwara temple built by the Chola Kings.

    1.5 hrs
  • Bhoga Nandeeshwara Temple

    The Bhoga Nandeeshwara Temple is situated in the village at the foothills of Nandi Hills. The simple Yoga Nandeeshwara Temple on top of the hill is famous for the huge statue of the bull in front of the temple. Not many people know of the other Nandeeshwara temple, a magnificent, large complex housing not one, but three temples in all. The hills are actually five hills which are the sources of five different rivers, namely Palar, Pinakini, Arkavathy, Papagni and Swarnamukhi.

    1.5 hrs
  • Tipu Fort, Nandi Hills

    Tipu Sultan's Fort, also known as Tashk-e-Jannat, meaning Heaven’s Envy, is one of the frequented sites at the destination. Constructed identical to Dariya Daulat, Srirangapatna, the fort stands atop the hill at an elevation of 4,851 ft above sea level. Highlighting features of the fort are five arches with minarets, exhibiting beautiful art and architecture of ancient era.

    1.5 hrs
  • Amrita Sarovar

    Amruth Sarovar is a beautiful water body that is formed by perennial springs. Due to this, the lake is also known as 'The Lake of Nectar' or 'Lake of Ambrosia'. One of the most popular sites of Nandi Hills. The water body remains filled with water round the year and sparkles at the night time, grabbing attention of tourists.

    0.5 hrs
  • Nandi Hill Caves

    Nandi Hills Caves are situated near Brahmashram. It is a perfect spot for those seeking silence and solitude. The Shiva Temple inside it, is a great place for worship and relax. There is a ashram that was constructed by natural boulders into a beautiful cave. This site was the meditation place of Sage Ramakrishna Paramahamsa, who was one of the greatest devotees of Goddess Kali.

    1.5 hrs
  • Nandi Hills Paragliding

    Every adventure enthusiast aspire to fly in the air. They rush to the most exciting and safest adventure to have experience of being a bird, Paragliding. Nandi Hills has the Paragliding take-off spot at 4581 feet above sea-level. The canopies of Nandi Hills gives you the enchanting view of the hills. Nandi Hills is best option for Paragliding near Bangalore. First time paragliders also have a prefect option of Tandem Paragliding. This exciting introduction to paragliding allows you to fly with an experienced pilot and enjoy every moment in the sky. Nandi Hills Paragliding Club is surely a perfect weekend getaway.

    2 hrs
  • Travel back to Bangalore