About Nandi Hills in Bangalore
Nandi Hills also known as “Anand Giri” means the “hill of happiness” is the best well-known place in Bangalore for the weekend. The hill is located at the height of 4852 Feet above the sea level. The place will be filled with the weekenders from Bangalore. The place will be very beautiful and catchy during the Sunrise and is the best time to feel the beauty of the hill from Tipu’s Drop at Nandi Hills. One can see lots of monkeys on the hill.
The Hill houses the monuments, waterfalls, and temples that are surrounded by amazing nature and the place is a hidden paradise. The temples are dedicated to Lord Shiva along with Parvati and Nandi. This is one of the oldest temple with ancient architecture.
Adventures in Nandi Hills
One can enjoy Paragliding, Cycling and Trekking. Cycling is one of the major attractions on the Hill. The route is admitted with the hairpin bends surrounded by the lush greenery where one can fall in love and will be lost in nature.
Paragliding is another major attraction on the Hill that will roll you through the valleys that are passed by the green hills which one can memorable for their lifetime.
The Hills are best for even trekking and there are several trekking routes that can be available based on the types of trekkers. From beginners to experts can have fun. For beginners, there is the plain simple way up the hill and for mid-level trekkers, the point is up the Channarayana Hills with perpendicular trekking. For experts, there are multi-terrain trek circuits through the rivers, paved roads, rocky ways, and grasslands.
beginners, there is the plain simple way up the hill and for mid-level trekkers, the point is up the Channarayana Hills with perpendicular trekking. For experts, there are multi-terrain trek circuits through the rivers, paved roads, rocky ways, and grasslands.
Resorts in Nandi Hills Bangalore
Gandhi Nilaya is the only hotel on the top of Nandi Hill. The hotel rooms are very spacious and the hotel is maintained by the Karnataka tourism. The view will be amazing from the room balcony and one can remember for a lifetime.
Nandi Hills Bangalore Timings
The place will be open 24×7.
Best Time to Visit
Best time to visit the place is throughout the year, but the ideal time is from October to June as summer afternoons will be slightly hot.
Morning Sunrise view from the Tipu’s Drop gives you a spectacular view and can last for the lifetime.
The place is best for photography and one can have lots and lots of captures on the Hill and even on the way to the Hill.
How to Reach
The distance from Bangalore to Nandi Hills is nearly 61 KM and one has to travel for nearly 2 hours to reach the Hill.
One can travel on their own to the place by own vehicles and even there is a direct bus to the top of the hill at 8:30 AM every day in the morning from KSRTC bus station. If you miss that direct bus, have to go to Chikballapur and catch the private bus which will be for every half an hour and charges Rs 42 per person.
The Return direct bus from the hill to Bangalore will be at 2:30 PM, 4:15 PM and 5:00 PM and the timings are not strictly followed.
Nandi Hills, Bangalore, Karnataka – 562110, India.
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