Hill Stations Near Bangalore | Day Outing in Bangalore

Some of the most popular hill stations to Visit near Bangalore are Nandi Hills, Horsley Hills, Chikmaglur,Ooty, Wayanad, Coorg, etc. To seek solace from your hectic schedule take a tour to Karnataka to explore the nearby hill stations near Bangalore Karnataka to beat the heat in summers.Plan a trip to the Hill Stations near Bangalore to beat this summer. There will be fun, adventure serene views and much more to explore.

Top Hill Stations near Bangalore to beat 2020 summer:

Summer it’s time for a long vacation. To spend a soothing summer this year plans a getaway to the location of Bangalore which is been nicely suited with the tourist attractions by the nearbyhill stations.

  • Anthargange
  • BR Hills
  • Brahmagiri
  • Chikmaglur
  • Coorg
  • Horsley Hills
  • Kemmangundi
  • Kudremukh
  • Melagiri
  • Nandi Hills
  • Ooty
  • Sakleshpur
  • Shivaganga
  • Skandagiri
  • Wayanad
  • Yana
  • Yercaud

ANTHARGANGE – 67 KM FROM BANGALORE:

Anthargange which is 67 km away from Bangalore, it is the perfect place for adventure seekers, covered in greenery the hill station offers great views and great things to explore.

Things to Do at Anthargange:

  • Trekking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Exploring Caves
  • Nature Walks
  • Tour to Old temples
  • Tour to Natural springs

Best Time to Visit Anthargange:

October to March

How to Reach Anthargange?

By Road:

From Kolar which is 3 km away, one can reach by local transports from Kolar

By Rail:

Kolar railway Station is the nearest Railway station which is 3.7 km away

BR HILLS – 182 KM AWAY FROM BANGALORE:

BR Hills located near the confluence of the Western and Eastern Ghats, which is 182 kmway from Bangalore, offers you great pleasure. This hill station is popular for the BRT wildlife sanctuary.

Top things to do at BR Hills:

  • BRT Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Biligiriranga Swamy Temple
  • Nature Walks

Best Time to Visit:

October to May

How to Reach BR Hills?

By Road:

Bangalore is the nearest place (182 km), one can reach BR Hills by local transport Bus/Taxi.

By Rail: Mysore Rail head is the nearest which is 64 km away

BRAHMAGIRI- 200 KM FROM BANGALORE:

It is one of best hill station which offers serenity to the people which is 200 km away from Bangalore. It draws huge tourists for its exotic flora and fauna.

Top Things to do at Brahmagiri:

  • Trekking
  • Photography
  • Nagarhole wildlife sanctuary (Safari, Bird Watching)

Best Time to Visit:

October to May

How to Reach Brahmagiri?

By Road:

Bangalore is the nearest place (200 km); one can reach BR Hills by local transport Bus/Taxi.

By Rail:

Mysore Railway station is the nearest Railhead which is 98 km away

CHIKMAGLUR – 244 KM FROM BANGALORE:

Chikmaglur is one of the popular hill stations near Bangalore which is 244 km away from Bangalore. It is popularly known for mountains, streams. The breath-taking view of the rivers Bhadra and Tunga are must a visit when you are in Chikmagalur.

Top Things to Do at Chikmaglur:

  • Kondadarama Temple
  • Trekking
  • Nature Walking

Best Time to Visit:

October to April

How to Reach Chikmaglur?

By Road:

Bangalore is the nearest which is 244 km away; can reach by Bus/taxi

By Rail:

Kadur Railway Station is the nearest which is 40 km away

COORG- 255 KM FROM BANGALORE:

Coorg is one of the popular hill stations near Bangalore which is known for forests, serpentine road, gardens, exotic flora and fauna.

Top things to do in Coorg:

  • Trekking
  • Garden Walk
  • nature Trail
  • Tour to Coffee Plantations
  • Golf

Best Time to Visit:

October to March

How to Reach Coorg?

By Road:

From Bangalore (255 km)/Mysore (118 km) by local transport Bus/taxi

By Rail:

Mysore Rail head is the nearest 106 km away

HORSLEY HILLS – 153 KM FROM BANGALORE:

One of the best hill stations near Madnapalle which is 153 km from Bangalore. It is known for its serene climate and for spectacular views.

Top things to do at Horsley Hills:

  • Horsley Hills
  • Horsley hill museum
  • Mallamma Temple

Best Time to Visit:

December to March

How to Reach Horsley Hills?

By Road:

Bangalore (153 km)/Madanpalle (22 km) can be reached by local transport

By Rail:

Nearest Railhead at Madanpalli (28 km)

KEMMANGUNDI – 245 KM FROM BANGALORE:

Located in the Baba Budan range, Kemmangundi is one of the best hill stations near Bangalore which is 245 km away. This hill station is known for the tranquil water, forest, mountainscape and waterfalls.

Top things to do at Kemmangundi:

  • Trekking
  • Kalahasti Waterfalls
  • Hebbe Waterfalls
  • Nature Walks

Best Time to Visit:

September to April

How to Reach Kemmangundi?

By Road:

From Bangalore (245 km) can be reached by local transport

By Rail:

Birur (33 km) rail head is the nearest 

KUDREMUKH-350 KM FROM BANGALORE:

Kudremukh which is 350 km away from Bangalore is one of the popular tourist destinations. It is known for lush green forests, waterfalls, grassy slopes and the views of orchids which are very rare to be spotted.

Top things to do at Kudremukh:

  • Trekking
  • Tour to Water falls
  • Take a walk to the sloppy grass covered paths
  • Trek to forests
  • Lakya Dam
  • Radha krishna Temple
  • Jamalabad Fort

Best Time to Visit:

November to February

How to Reach Kudremukh?

By Road:

From Bangalore (350 km) can be reached by local transport

By Rail:

Mangalore railhead is the nearest which is 58 km away

MELAGIRI – 127 KM FROM BANGALORE:

Melagiri is one of popular hill stations near Bangalore which is 127 km away. It is popularly known for its picturesque vies, even many Indian movies were shot here for its breath-taking views.

Top things to do at Melagiri:

Best Time to Visit:

October to March

How to Reach Melagiri?

By Road: Bangalore(127 km) can be reached by local transport

NANDI HILLS – 100 KM FROM BANGALORE:

Nandi Hills is one of the popular hill stations near Bangalore which is 100 km away. It is popular for its scenic views and for pleasant climate.

Top things to do at Nandi Hills:

  • Tipu Sultan’s Summer Palace
  • Grover’s Zampa Vineyard
  • Amrita Sarovar
  • Brahma Ashram
  • Visvesvaraya Museum Muddenahalli

Best Time to Visit:

October to June

How to Reach Nandi Hills?

By Road:

Bangalore (58 km) can be reached by local transport

By Rail:

Chikkaballapur railway Station is the nearest (42 km) away

OOTY-272 KM FROM BANGALORE:

It is a popular hill station near Bangalore. The magnificent landscapes, the pleasant climate and the popular Nilgiri Blue Mountain Hill draws tourist to take a break in Ooty.

Top Things to in Ooty:

  • Nilgiri Blue Mountain hills
  • Ooty Lake
  • Doddabetta Peak
  • Kalhatty Waterfalls
  • Trekking
  • Mountain Biking

Best time to Visit:

March to June

How to Reach Ooty?

By Road:

From Bangalore (272 km) can be reached by Bus/Taxis

By Rail:

Mettupalayam Railway Station is the nearest which is 47 km away

SAKLESHPUR – 221 KM FROM BANGALORE:

Sakleshpur is one of the best hill stations near Bangalore which is 221 km away.It is popularly known for coffee, tea and spices plantations.

Top things to do at Sakleshpur:

  • Tour to Coffee,Tea,Spices Plantations
  • Manjarabad Fort
  • Shri Ankleshwar Swamy Temple
  • Sakleshpur Lake Park

Best Time to Visit:

October to March

How to Reach Sakleshpur?

By Road:

From Bangalore (221 km) can be reached by local transport

By Rail:

Sakleshpur Railway Station is the nearest

SHIVAGANGA- 50 KM FROM BANGALORE:

Shivaganga is the trekkers delight, having water streams, mountains. The marvel of the Nandi-Bull is the main attraction of the hill station.

Top things to do at Shivaganga:

  • Rock Climbing
  • Trekking
  • Nature walks

Best Time to Visit:

October to February

How to Reach Shivaganga?

By Road:

From Bangalore (50 km) can be reached by bus/taxi

By Rail:

Dobbespet Rail head is the nearest which is 8 km away

SKANDAGIRI – 62 KM FROM BANGALORE:

Skandagiri which is 62 km away from Bangalore. It is one of the best places for trekking to explore the beauty of this hill station.

Top things to do in Skandagiri:

  • Skandagiri Hills trekking
  • Papagani Temple
  • Tipu Sultan’s fortress

Best time to Visit:

October to February

How to Reach Skandagiri?

By Road:

From Bangalore (62 km) can be reached by local transport

By Rail:

Bangalore City Junction Railway Station is the nearest which is 60 km away

WAYANAD – 280 KM FROM BANGALORE:

Wayanad Hill Station near Bangalore which is the district in North-eastern Kerala. Popular for waterfalls, lakes, pleasant climate,etc.

Top things to do in Wayanad Hill Station:

  • Chembra peak
  • Lakes
  • Meenmutty Falls
  • Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Edakkla caves

Best Time to Visit:

October to May

How to Reach Wayanad?

By Road:

From Bangalore (280 km) can be reached by local transport

By Rail:

Kozhikode Railway Station (72 km away) is the nearest

YANA – 460 KM FROM BANGALORE:

Yana Hill Station is one of best places near Bangalore. It is popularly known for the SahyadriMountains and evergreen forests.

Top things to do in Yana:

  • Trek to Mountains
  • Trek to Bhariraveswara Shikhara (120 m)
  • Waterfalls

Best Time to Visit:

October to February

How to Reach Yana?

By Road:

From Bangalore (460 km) can be reached by Local transports

By Rail:

Kumta Railway Station (25 km away) is the nearest

YERCAUD – 228 KM FROM BANGALORE:

Yercaud another best hill stations near Bangalore which is 228 km. This hills station is also popularly known as Shevaroy Hills.

Top things to do in Yercaud:

  • Yercaud Lake
  • Kiliyur Falls
  • Trek to Shevaroy Hills
  • Shevaroy Temple

Best Time to Visit:

October to June

How to Reach Yercaud?

By Road:

From Bangalore (228 km) can be reached by local transport

By Rail:

Salem Railway Junction is the nearest which is 38 km away

Say Bye!!!! To the scorching summer with the cool treats of the Hill Stations.

To book your tour to explore the Hill Stations near Bangalore contact TRIPNETRA @ – 8500898000, 9393939150.

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