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Weekend Getaways near Bangalore

  1. Yercaud

Roughly 230 kilometers southeast of Bangalore is the slope station named Yercaud, considered as one of the Jewels of the South. Getting its name from the thick backwoods that encompass it and the humungous lake in the focal point of the town, Yercaud means ‘Lake Forest’. You can absorb the regular magnificence which this place offers and keeping in mind that you have time, you can drive to the most noteworthy indicate in Yercaud Shevaroy Temple, arranged at 5326 feet and have the delight of some magnificent perspectives from the slope best!

  1. BR Hills

Situated at a separation of 250 kilometers from Bangalore are the BR Hills. It is an impeccable vacationer spot on the edge of Karnataka at a stature of more than 5000 feet. Uncommon plants and creatures are located in these slopes. Consistently, exercises, for example, mountain biking, climbing and outdoors are sorted out at Doddasampige, a little before BR Hills. While you are here, keep in mind to visit the BRT Wildlife haven.

  1. Chikmagalur  Weekend Getaways near Bangalore, Roadtrips R Us, Travel & Food Blog

The coffee region of Karnataka, Chikmagalur is an exceptionally quiet and created town that offers beautiful magnificence. In Chikmagalur, you get the opportunity to taste a portion of the best coffee in the word while you appreciate astounding perspectives of the slopes, valleys and white coffee blooms. Ensure you visit the Rose Garden and observe the unfamiliar assortments of roses.

  1. Valparai

Driving down very nearly 450 kilometers from Bangalore will arrive you to lofty Valparai. Situated at 3500 feet above ocean level, it offers an amazing perspective. Encompassed by the transparent greenery of the woods Valparai is touted to be a contamination free land. 60 kilometers advance from Valparai is the must visit Athirapalli falls known as India’s Niagara Falls.

  1. Shravanabelagola

Shravanabelagola is one of the most popular Jain pilgrimage centers in South India. This place is named after the pond in the middle of the town (Bela-Kola means White Pond). This is one of the top weekend getaways Bangalore and one of the best heritage places to visit in Karnataka. Shravanabelagola is famous for the Bahubali Statue which is supposed to be the tallest monolithic stone statue in the world with a height of 58 feet carved out of a single block of granite. The Gomateswara Temple is built on top of a hill at an altitude of 3347 feet, called as Vindhyagiri hill (also known as Doddabetta or Indragiri). The town of Shravanabelagola is famous for several Jain temples and historical sites.

  1.   Gokarna

Around 9 hours from Bangalore, lays Gokarna. It has some of the most beautiful beaches in India. Om beach, Kudle beach, and the Half-moon beach are the ones worth noticing. Apart from providing a scenic view of the beaches, Gokarna has a variety of water sports facilities such as banana boat rides, snorkeling, and parasailing.

  1. Biligiri Ranga Hills

Biligiri Ranga Hills prominently known as the BR Hills is an elevated slope go in Chamarajanagar locale of Karnataka. It is thought to be the natural life passageway that associates the Eastern Ghats to the Western Ghats. This is one of the well-known vacationer spots to visit close Bangalore and Mysore. BR Hills is well known for BRT Wildlife Sanctuary (Biligiri Rangaswamy Temple Wildlife Sanctuary). Another fascination of the BR Hills is the 500 years of age renowned Biligiri Rangaswamy Temple which is arranged on the most elevated pinnacle of the slope go, on the white bluff (Biligiri) which gives the slope its name.

Special thanks, to our guest blogger Freakouts Adventure Solutions for sharing some fun weekend getaway ideas.