Weekend Getaways from Bangalore

 

Bangalore Weekend Getaways

Getaway Type Distance Highlights
Resorts Near Bangalore Family Getaway Within 150 Kms
  • Read reviews of Budget Resorts around Bangalore. Shortlisted for their suitability as a family weekend getaway from Bangalore.
Jungle Lodges Ecotourism Within 150 Kms
  • Reviews of Jungle Lodge Resorts located within 300 Kms from Bangalore. Package includes jungle safaris. Resorts of Jungle Lodges are popular weekend getaway options
Nandi Hills Hill Station 60 Kms
Road Map
Srirangapatna Historical 130 Kms
Road Map
Mysore Historical 140 Kms
Road Map
Yelagiri Hill Station 150 Kms
Road Map
  • Quiet hill station getting popular as para-gliding center. Nearby is Kavalur Solar observatory open to public on Saturdays.
  • Accommodation: : Yelagiri Resorts
Shravanabelagola Spiritual 160 Kms
Road Map
  • Colossal rock cut statue (57 Ft) of saint Gommataeshwara also referred as Lord Bahubali.
  • Accommodation: : Hassan is ideal base station. Pilgrim guest house at Shravanabelagola [(08176) 257226 / 257235]
Belur - Halebid Historical 210 Kms
Road Map
  • Belur and nearby Halebid (at 16 Kms from Belur), houses magnificent Hoysala temples with exquisite soap stone carvings
  • Accommodation: : At Hassan
BR Hills Eco Tourism 190 Kms
Road Map
  • BR hills is hill station, Wildlife Park and spiritual centre all rolled into one. Do visit the BR temple and Dodda Sampige Mara, the “Champak” tree that is worshipped by local Soligas
  • Accommodation: : Jungle Lodges at BR Hills
Weekend Getaway Type Distance Highlights
Nagarhole Wildlife 220 Kms
Road Map
  • Now called Rajiv Gandhi national park, Nagarhole is renowned for its wild life sighting : elephants, sambar, barking deer, sloth bear, black-naped hare, langur and occasionally tigers.
  • Accommodation: : Internationally acclaimed Kabini Jungle Resort of Jungle Lodges and nearby homestays
Bandipur Wild Life 230 Kms
Road Map
  • Bandipur is one of the well managed sanctuaries. Excellent getaway from Bangalore as it is easily accessible.Elephant sighting at Bandipuris relatively easier
  • Accommodation: : Bandipur Resorts
Coorg Hill Station 240 Kms
Road Map
  • Hill district of Karnataka, referred as “Scotland of India”. You will need more than one weekend to visit various destinations with Coorg.
  • Accommodation: : To experience unique kodava culture, best to stay in a Coorg Homestay set in a coffee plantation
Kakkabe Hill Station 265 Kms
Road Map
Chikmagalur Hill Station 250 Kms
Road Map
  • Coffee capital of India. Chikmagalur is a serene town with plenty to offer tourists - Mountains, , coffee estates and trekking trails. Perfect weekend getaway from Bangalore
  • Accommodation: : Chikmagalur Homestays to experience Malnad culture and stay at a coffee plantation. or in a Chimagalur Resort
Tirupati Spiritual 260 Kms
Road Map
Wayanad Hill Station 265 Kms
Road Map
  • Wayanad is a picturesque district of North Kerala. Ideal as a long weekend break from Bangalore
  • Accommodation: : Wayanad Resorts and Homestays
Kolli Hills Hill Station 270 Kms
  • A quaint hill station near Namakkal,Tamil Nadu. The 70 hair pin ghat road is part of the thrill in going to Kolli Hills. Kolli hills is getting popular as a weekend getaway from Bangalore.
  • Accommodation: : Hotel Nallathambi +91-4286-247227 and Wild orchid Camp (+919739700059)
Ooty Hill Station 290 Kms
Road Map
Coonoor Hill Station 300 Kms
  • Close to Ooty, at 15 Kms, Coonoor is much quieter and less crowded than Ooty.
  • Accommodation: : Coonoor offers interesting farm stay and homestay options
Pondicherry Beach 300 Kms
Road Map
  • Pondicherry, a former French colony is known for its picturesque seaside promenade. Also famous for Auroville, a global community dedicated to human unity, and based on the vision of Sri Aurobindo and The Mother.
  • Accommodation: : Les Hibiscus and Ashram Guest Houses
Hampi Heritage 360 Kms
Road Map
Mulki Surfing 360 Kms
Road Map
Tellicherry Beach 360 Kms
  • Relatively unspoilt and unexplored beach in Kerala. Accessible from Bangalore either by car or by an overnight train
  • Accommodation: : Tellicherry Hotels
Dakshin Kannada Temples Spiritual 400+ Kms
  • Udupi, Dharmasthala, Kukke Subramanya, Sringeri and Kollur are important temples of Dakshin Kannada.
  • This guide will help you to plan your tour of Dakshina Kannada temples
Karnataka Beaches Beach 300 + Kms
Dandeli Adventure 450 Kms
Road Map
Kodaikanal Hill Station 480 Kms
Road Map
Valparai Hill Station 480 Kms
Road Map
  • Near Coimbatore, Valparai is a scenic plantation town. Located on the fringes of Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary, animal sightings are common.
  • Accommodation: : Green Hills OR Plantation Bungalow
Munnar Hill Station 500 Kms
Road Map
Goa Beach 570 Kms
Road Map
Related: