Nandi Hills: Nearest Hill Station of Bangalore
About Nandi Hills
Nandi Hills or Nandi Durga is also known as Nandi(Bull) Betta(Hills), one of the nearest and famous hill station of Bangalore, which is 1478 meters high and 60km away from Bangalore city. Chikaballapura is the nearest town, 10km from Nandi hills. Mainly Arkavathy river and many other small rivers are originated from Nandi Hills. Tippu Sulthans’s summer palace is situated on the top of Nandi Hills and it is the best weekend destination of Bangloreans. It is best location for one day trip. There will be an entry fee for the visitors. There are many monkeys which can take away food and your belongings. So it is always better to take extra care of your belongings.
How to reach Nandi Hills
Nandi Hills well connected with roads.
10 kms from Chikaballapura, nearest small town.
58 kms from Bangalore city.
50 kms from Hebbal flyover.
Nearest railway station Chikkaballapur
32 kms from Bangalore International Airport (BIAL), Devanhalli, Bangalore.
There are Government and Private Buses flying from Bangalore.
Attractions at Nandi Hills
Tippu’s Summer Palace, Tippu’s Fort, Nandeeshwara Temple, Tippu Drop, Paragliding, Nehru Nilaya, Gandhi House, Children’s Playground, Gavi Veerbhadra Swamy Temple, Nandi Statue and Park.
Best time to visit Nandi Hills
In Nandi Hills, visitors are allowed between Morning 6 to evening 6 pm. Due to security reason; we can stay back on night only with special permission. Nandi hill’s pleasant nature and beautiful scenic view attracts nature lovers, throughout the year.
About Horsley Hills
Horsley Hills is one of the famous hill station situated in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh which is 4,312 feet height and also known as ‘Andhra Ooty’ and also it is a hill station near Bangalore. It is one of the unexplored hill stations unlike other hill stations namely Ooty, Coorg, Kodaikanal of South India. It attracts visitors because of its beautiful scenic view with pleasant climate. A place is surrounded with small hills and forests which help wild animals and birds to build their nest and shelters.
Places to visit and attractions of Horsley Hills
Mallamma Temple, Rishi Valley School, Horsley Hills Museum, Environmental Park also known as EEC centre, Gaalibanda (Wind Rock), Highview seeing point, KalyaniTree, Lake Gangotri and Mansarovar.
Best time to visit Horsley Hills
December to February is the best duration to visit Horsley hills. Even in summer season peoples are visiting that is from March to May due to moderate temperature.
How to reach Horsley Hills
Horsley Hills well connected with roads.
28 Kms from Madanapalle, Andhra Pradesh
153 Kms from Bangalore, Karnataka
275 Kms from Chennai, Tamilnadu.
Nearest Railway is Station Madnapalle.
Nearest Airport Bangalore International Airport (BIAL)
About Yelagiri Hills
Yelagiri Hills is also known as Elagiri hills which is one of the famous hill station in Tamil Nadu, southern state of India. It is situated 1410 meter above sea level. Yelagiri hill station is near to Bangalore, which is neither explored nor developed unlike other hill stations of Tamilnadu.
Places to visit and attractions of Yelagiri hills
Jalagamparai waterfalls, Swami Malai hills, Rock Climbing and Paragliding are the best attractions of Yelagiri hills.
Best time to visit Yelagiri hills
November to February is the best season to visit Yelagiri hills. It has moderate temperature in all other seasons.
How to reach Yelagiri Hills
Yelagiri Hills well connected with roads
157 Kms from Bangalore, Karnataka.
20 Kms form Jolarpettai nearest small town.
Nearest Railway is Station Jolarpettai.
Nearest Airport Bangalore International Airport (BIAL) far from 192 Kms
227 Kms from Chennai, Tamilnadu.
B R Hills
About B R Hills
Biligiri Ranga Hills is widely known as B R Hills, located in Southern state of India, Karnataka. It is famous for Bili Ranga swamy temple, a wild life sanctuary. It attracts visitors because of its pleasant weather and vegetation. It is one of the nearest hill station of Bangalore.
Places to visit and attractions of B R Hills
Wild life sanctuary, temple, bird watching, Jungle lodges, Safaries and trecking are the best places to visit in B R hills.
Best time to visit B R Hills
November to February is the best season to visit B R hills. It has moderate temperature in rest of the seasons. Better to avoid monsoon season which falls between June and September. Due to heavy rainfall, sightseeing is not feasible. Summer also preferable season which falls between March to May.