5 Short Road Trip Destinations Around Bangalore

It’s weekend here & there are umpteen options for weekend getaways from Bangalore. Road trip is one of the best of experiencing the real beauty of nature. There are numerous tourist destinations in a close proximity and her is our list of destinations for road trips from Bangalore. Bangalore offers plenty of destinations right from hills, lakes, forts, waterfalls, wildlife and so much more, a road trip in the monsoon is a perfect idea of spending your weekend.

Places Near Bangalore:


Nandi Hills: Nandi Hills, also known as Nandidurg is an ancient hill fortress situated in a district called Chikkaballapur in Karnataka. Located 60 km away from Bangalore city, Nandi hills serve as a great trekking destination and one of the most popular one day getaway. You can enjoy curving hill roads and rugged terrains to navigate through. Nandi hills is perfect destination for road trip.  



Skandagiri: Skandagiri is an ancient mountain fortress located  approximately 61 km from Bangalore city. Skandagiri, also known as Kalavara Durga, this place is good for trekking. The trek through dense shrubs along with steep rocks & offers an intriguing trekking experience. The peak with an altitude of about 1400 meters, this place is ideal for trekking, camping, and bird watching.


Mysore: Mysore is a historical and magical city with the passionate and knowledgeable folks at Royal Mysore Walks. mysore has lot many tourist attraction including the famous Mysore Palace, Brindavan Gardens, Karanji Lake, Somnathpur Temple and many other amazing destination of this rich city are waiting for you to visit. At a distance of 150 kms from Bangalore, Mysore is also famous for silk sarees, souvenirs and cosmetics in sandalwood; and of course you can’t miss dessert sweet Mysore Pak. Visit this beautiful historical place with Bangalore to mysore cab booking and have a great time in Mysore.

thottikallu_fallsThottikallu Falls: Thotti kallu is a place near Kaggalipura on Kanakapura main road, it is popularly known as TK falls. Thottikallu falls can be reached via the Banerghatta road also Just 7 kms from the Bannerghatta National Park. Located at a distance of 33 kms from bangalore, TK falls is a few km further away from the Art of Living Ashram.


SrirangapatnaSrirangapatna: At a distance of 124 km from Bangalore, Srirangapatna is a historical town in Mandya district of Karnataka. Srirangapatna has several tourist attractions like Daria Daulat (Palace of Tipu Sultan) and Gumbaz (Mausoleum of Tipu Sultan) & Sangama. Located near the city of Mysore, it is of religious, cultural and historic importance. The town is famous for Ranganathaswamy temple, this makes Srirangapatna one of the most important Vaishnavite centers of pilgrimage in south India.

Bangalore to mysore cab booking would be helpful to make your leisure trip more fun and exciting. Cab booking is always a great option as it gives you the freedom to take a stop anywhere you want. If you are a nature lover then Bangalore to nandi hills taxi service offered by Reliable Cars Rentals is an ideal option for your as you will get to see the beautiful lush green hills and waterfalls according to your convenience.