» »A Day in Nandi Hills

A Day in Nandi Hills

By: Akshatha Vinayak

Are you freaking out because of the traffic in namma Bengaluru? Many ideas might be running in your head. All you need to do to beat the stress and boredom of traffic is to get away for a short trip. During summer all major places are crowded, so to avoid that visit some place early in the morning or be there for a sunset. One such beautiful place is Nandi Hills which is around 62km from Bangalore.

Calm Surroundings
  

Calm Surroundings

You'll enjoy a walk around the woods in Nandi Hills
Photo Courtesy: Santhiya A

Distance
  

Distance

It takes around 2 hours to reach Nandi Hills from Bengaluru. The hill station is 62km from namma Bengaluru.
Photo Courtesy: Santhiya A

Welcome to Nandi Hills
  

Welcome to Nandi Hills

Tipu's Palace Entrance will welcome you to the hill station. A parking fee and an entry fee should be paid.
Photo Courtesy: Rahiaql

Amruta Sarovara
  

Amruta Sarovara

The holy tank (step well) is one of the attractions in Nandi Hills .
Photo Courtesy: Santhiya A

How to Reach
  

How to Reach

Nandi Hills is around 40km from Bangalore Interenational Airport. If you go by train then get down in Chikkaballapur Railway Station and take a cab from there. To travel by road from the city, take the route NH7 and then towards Nandi Hills road.

Photo Courtesy: Sean Ellis

 

 

Tipu's Legacy
  

Tipu's Legacy

Nandi Hills was a summer resort during Tipu Sultan's time. So, you'll see some architectural remnants of Tipu's rule in Nandi hills.
Photo Courtesy: Hariharan Arunachalam

Monkeying Around
  

Monkeying Around

It is not wrong to that Nandi Hills is monkeys land. So you've to be careful with your bags and food items.
Photo Courtesy: kiran kumar.r

 

 

Scenic Vistas
  

Scenic Vistas

There are many scenic view points in the hill station.
Photo Courtesy: Santhiya A

 Hide and Seek
  

Hide and Seek

The hills around play hide and seek with the clouds in Nandi Hills
Photo Courtesy: Santhiya A

Bhoganandishwara Temple
  

Bhoganandishwara Temple

Bhoganandishwara is an ancient temple located at the base of Nandi Hills. It is one of the must visit places around Nandi Hills.
Photo Courtesy: Dineshkannambadi

Cloud Burst
  

Cloud Burst

People love this view point and it is a visual treat to see milky white clouds.
Photo Courtesy: Santhiya A

A View of Skandagiri
  

A View of Skandagiri

It is just amazing to see different hills surrounding Nandi Hills.
Photo Courtesy: Shyamal

Most Loved View Point
  

Most Loved View Point

Many people love to witness the cloud play here. It is a very interesting sight to see clouds covering the hills.
Photo Courtesy: Santhiya A

A Beautiful Sunset
  

A Beautiful Sunset

Don't miss this spectacular view at Nandi Hills.
Photo Courtesy: Santhiya A

Nandi Statue
  

Nandi Statue

A ancient Nandi Statue at Nandi Hills
Photo Courtesy: Tinucherian

Nandi Hills is one of the prominent weekend getaways which people love to travel from Bangalore. A day's trip is enough to visit this small hill station and that too it's bliss to watch the misty clouds covering the hills around.

It is one of the prominent attractions under Bangalore tourism.

Please Wait while comments are loading...