Bangalore is the capital of Karnataka and is one of the best city in India. It is famous because it is the hub of IT field and there are many national and multinational companies are there. In spite of having so much busy and hectic schedule people loves the non changing cool weather of Bangalore.

There are many beautiful locations nearby to Bangalore to enjoy as picnic spot and these includes Nandi Hills, Chikballapura, Shivagange, Savanadurga, Anthargange, Bheemeshwari, Balmure and Edmuri Waterfalls, Mysore, Horsley Hills, Kabini, Yelagiri Hills, Shivanasamundaram, Hogenakkal Falls, BR Hills, Hassan, Avani, Channapatna, Chunchi Waterfalls, Sangama and Mekedatu, Banerghatta National Park and many other locations.

 In most of the IT companies weekends are off almost so most of the bangloreans planned their trips to these locations. All these locations are not much far from the Bangalore and its convenient to plan a 2-days plan to enjoy. Some detailed information regarding some of the locations is discussed below so go through the details.

Nandi Hills

Nandi Hills are approximately 5o km far from Bangalore and famous for its beautiful scene of sunrise and sunset. Most of the peoples their plan this picnic once a month as it is much nearer and peaceful location. For youngsters it’s adventurous and they can enjoy trekking there. Peaceful cool and calm weather give a break from the busy and hectic schedule.


It is one of the other best locations to enjoy nearby Bangalore. Bheemeshwari is completely an adventurous place and people enjoyed many things over there including boating, fishing, trekking, sunrise, sunset and a cool weather. Many people love to enjoy with water activities, peoples of any age group enjoys there. This place is hardy 100 km far from Bangalore and you can go by your own vehicles or public transport. A family trip or a group of friends can enjoy this place and can plan it for upcoming summer holidays.


Mysore is one of the famous places in Karnataka and approximately 3 hours distance from Bangalore. This place have many beautiful locations to go including Mysore Palace, Brindavan Gardens, Jagmohan Palace, St. Phelomenas Church, Mysore Zoo, Railway Museum of Mysore, Somnathpur Temple and many other locations. If you want to plan your trip for coming winter vacations then it is one of the best options.


Kabini is one of the most beautiful locations nearby to Bangalore, its rich in flora and fauna and enriched with most of the animals and completely abundant wildlife. Nature loving peoples can enjoy this most and loves the jungle safari and elephant riding etc. A whole day you can spend in lap of natural beauty, the whole jungle is untouched with human activities so much realistic and natural. Near to Kabini Dam people can also go for some boat riding and to enjoy the natural sceneries. For a picnic purpose you can plan it with your family and friends.

Bannerghatta National Park

This is one of the famous National Parks and was established in 1970 and declared as national park in 1974. Bannerghatta National Park is the first biological park of India where animals can roam around freely. There are many animals living together including Bengal Tiger, Lion, Chital, Leopard, Tiger, White Tiger, Tortoise, Zebra, Elephants, Bears, Pelican Bird, rare spiders, and butterflies etc. It’s really enjoying the whole journey of this National Park. You can plan your picnic with your family, friends or relatives and can enjoy this whole journey. For kids its really enjoyable to see so many wild animals on a single place.

Including all the above locations there are many other locations which you can enjoy with your family and friends. Coming summer vacations are the best time to spend some quality time with your family and give a break to your hectic life. Hope you will plan your India tour and enjoys the locations nearby to Bangalore.

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