20 Best Places Around Bangalore for 2-Day Trip

Weekends arrive like drizzling effect where in you need to be lost from the city and enjoy your day. Bangalore is a destination which is endowed with many handy, beautiful, relaxing places which will let you play & relax in the lap of Mother Nature. The best way to enjoy your weekends is to plan 2 day trip, which can be relaxing and of course the best journey. Our Adventure experts have handpicked delightful destinations which are ideal for spending a quick getaway from all the noise and clamor of the city.
We present you 20 best places around Bangalore for 2- 3 days trip, ideal for spending, relaxing, refreshing & to rush out of the hectic schedule.

Come Let’s Hangout to the 20 Best Destinations Around Bangalore for 2-3 Days Trip.

1. BHEEMESHWARI

Bheemeshwari of Mandya district in Karnataka is one of the most pleasant place to visit for a day’s outing or a weekend getaway from Bangalore city. It is just 100 kms from Bangalore which lies between shivanasamudra falls and mekedatu falls, located on the banks of river Cauvery. It serves as a retreat for those who are looking for a calm and refreshing weekends.

The added advantage of this place is it offers wonderful opportunities to conduct Adventure activities like Trekking, Fishing, Camping, Rappelling, Jumarring, Zip Line, Camping with bon fire, Night Trekking, Kayaking, etc. Adventure nest offers high energy and refreshing team building games and we also conduct theme based activities.

2. MANCHINBELE

Manchinbele is a small water reservoir located at just 52 kilometers from Bangalore amid the reserve forests of Savanadurga. The dam is constructed across the Arkavathi River. It is an ideal destination for corporate team outing. The idea is to rejuvenate them instead tiring the team. The activities like Kayaking, rafting, shooting, raft building, tent pitching, fun games, camping with bonfire & team building are the popular activities that adds more delight & refreshing feeling to the team.

3. MASINAGUDI

Masinagudi is the small town sandwiched between bandipur & annamalai sanctuaries. The sanctuary is famous for elephant & tiger habitat. Among the various wildlife sanctuaries madhumalai is one of the famous lush green wildlife sanctuary. It includes moist deciduous, dry deciduous forests & scrub forests. It is 240 kms from Bangalore. We conduct theme based activities, team building at masinagudi. You can camp in the jungle and enjoy the wildlife safari.

4. SAVANADURGA

Savandurga is the largest monolithic hill in the world and is positioned just 35 kilometers from Bangalore which offers remarkable adventure sports. It is a hilly region which consists of two gaint hills Karigudda & Biligudda. Savadurga offers many adventure sports like Trekking, Rock Climbing, Rappelling, Camping, Team building & fun games. You can also visit “Shri Lakshmi Narasimha Temple” which is the ancient one and attracts the devotees all over India.

5. NAGARAHOLE

The habitat of Nagarahole National Park along with its rich diversity of wild animals and birds offer a unique experience. If you wish to add thrill and adventure to your trip, you can consider it as a high-voltage adventure trip to hangout in Nagarhole wildlife sanctuary. The park is more delightful and inviting in the southern part of India. It is just at a distance of 200 kms from Bangalore. If you are an adventure junkie you can enjoy the safari, Trekking, Camping, wildlife tours, Team activities.

6. BANDIPUR

It is nestled at the bottom of Western Ghats, Bandipur National Park is famous for the population of tigers. It is reported that the population of tigers and endangered species are more in this park. It is at a distance 235 kms from Bangalore. The forest is spread across 2183 sq.km. You can enjoy the wildlife safari which will start early in the morning. During safari you can encounter the serene views with mist & greenery covered around you. Its adrenaline pumping activity to view the wildlife’snearer to you. We will conduct team building & camping at resorts, nature walk, birds watching also can be conducted based on the theme selection.

7. YELAGIRI

Yelagiri is a charming hill station at Vellore district of Tamilnadu. It is a top flying destination in south India. The adventure enthusiast can be filled with lots of adventure activities like Trekking, Camping, mountain biking, paragliding, nature walk, sightseeing and many more. The yelagiri hills has many trekking routes which is popular ones is jalagamparai waterfalls & trek to swamimalai. It is just 2hrs drive from Bangalore to enjoy your weekends at yelagiri.

8. YERCAUD

Take your team to the lovely hill station which is perched on an altitude of 1515 meters above the sea level. It is at a distance of 228 kilometers from Bangalore. The climate is cool & refreshing. You can release your stress and relax through activities like boating, nature walk, tent pitching, lake viewing.

Adventure enthusiast can enjoy rock climbing, rappelling, cave exploration, bouldering, zip line, rope activities, day trekking, night trekking, mountain biking, slack line and many more. If you haven’t visited yeracaud then you are missing the most wonderful moments in your life.

9. WAYANAD

Travelling to wayanad is an ultimate adventure destination which is considered as the heaven for adventure enthusiasts. It is trekker’s paradise with rocks, forests, meadows,hills, backwaters. Experience the adrenaline rush and breathe taking views while trekking. Wayanad is located at the north east of kerala. It is a picturesque plateau situated at an altitude between 700-2100 meters above the sea level. It is at a distance of 283 kilometers from Bangalore. There are plenty of adventure opportunities in Wayanad. Wayanad offers a bunch of trekking trails namely, Trek to heart shaped lake called as Chembra peak, Pakshipatham, Banasura hill, Brahmagiri peak trek, Thusharagiri trek.

  • Chembra Peak is at an altitude of 2100 metres above the sea level. It is the tallest peak in wayanad and is an ideal place for trek lovers. There is a heart shaped lake on the way to the peak which has never dried up. You can enjoy the group trek with the rugged terrain.
  • Pakshipatham Trek is at an altitude of 1,740 meters above the sea level and stands out as a challenging trek for the enthusiasts. Atop you will visit Vishnu Temple. The trek distance will be 16 kms through forests, deep caves and thick rocky junks. It offers the best opportunity for photography and for sure this destination will be a memorable one.
  • Banasura hill trek takes you to the second highest mountain in wayanad. It is at an elevation of 6,801 feet. This trail is not easy because of its steep slopes, high weeds, rock blocking path. The hill offers the challenging trek and atop you will be very surprised to view amazing Banasura water reservoir and misty peaks. The overall distance of the trek will be 12 kilometers.
  • Brahmagiri peak trek offers a wonderful scenic view of entire landscape around brahmagiri. The slope will be steep but that enchanting view will erase all your troubles encountered during trekking. It will be amazing if you trek towards with camera. The level of trekking varies from medium to difficult.
  • Thusharagiri Trek is a home to some beautiful water falls. It is situated at a distance of 50 kms from Kozhikode in kerala. This trail takes you through dense forests, waterfalls, crooning streams. You will have an opportunity of to feel the essence of rubber, areca nuts & plantations. It is 5kms trek and the trekking level will be medium.

There are plenty of adventure activities conducted other than trekking. Adventurenest conducts adventure activities like zip line, wild life safari, cave exploration. We conduct other activities like Birds watching, star gazing, organic farming, Tyre walk, rope ladder, tribal village visit, and spice tours.

10. KABINI

Kabini is a perfect weekend getaway destination for nature lovers. It is a home of elephants, sambars, crocodiles, barking deer’s, etc. Kabini is considered as the most entrancing wild life reserves in India. It is situated at a distance of 240 kms from Bangalore. We conduct camping, nature walk, team building & fun games at Kabini.

11. HAMPI

The historical town of Hampi is the great place to visit and have a glimpse of the history of Vijayanagara Empire. Hampi offers innovative experience for adventure lovers like Rock Climbing, Trekking, Coracle ride, historical tour, exploring on bicycle. It is at a distance of 367 kms from Bangalore. It is surrounded by the three hills on the three sides of Tunga Bhadra River.

12. COORG

Coorg is also known as Kodagu which is located on the Western Ghats; it’s an enthralling and fascinating destination. It has diverse topography with Mountains, coffee plantations, dense forests and rivers and is located at the distance of 250 kms from Bangalore. You can enjoy two –three days outing at Coorg. We conduct adventure activities like trekking, river side camping, night safari, river rafting, kayaking & canoeing, quad biking, fishing, birds watching, dubare elephant camp, zip-line or river crossing, dirt carting, snorkeling, rock climbing, camp fire, nature walk, night trekking, walk near plantations & many more.

13. CHIKAMAGALUR

Mullayanagiri Mountain is the highes peak which is situated in chikamagalur. It is a wonderful destination and offers numerous opportunities like trekking, night camping with bon fire, tour towards coffee plantations, sky watching, tent pitching, wildlife tour, team building & fun games. It is at a distance of 280 kms.

14. SAKLESHPUR

Sakleshpur is nestled on the foothills of Western Ghats, enveloped in milky clouds and it is referred to as a traveler’s paradise. It is totally a refreshing getaway which is at a distance of 224 kilometers from Bangalore. It has an average elevation of 949 meters and river hemavathi flows in sakleshpur town. You will surely enjoy the trek to haldu falls which is a hub of 6 water falls at different stages. You can also trek to the peak of murkan gudda. Other activities like Zip-line, outdoor games such as archery, target shooting, campfire and some team building games.

15. HASSAN

Hassan is an industrial town located mid-way between Mangalore and Bangalore. Hassan is situated 934m above sea level with fine weather pleasant all through the year. Hassan is named after the Goddess "Haasanamba", the goddess and presiding deity of the town. The temples at Belur & Halebeed are the mute testimony to the highest peak of Sculpting skills that man has ever achieved. Pilgrimage center of Subhramanya can be visited from Hassan. The major attractions are Shravanabelagoda; the statue of Gomateshwara is a major pilgrimage destination for jains. Belur, situated on the banks of river Yagachi, 38 km from Hassan, is a world famous tourist destination. Belur was the erstwhile capital of the Hoysalas and is referred to as Velapur, Velur and Belahur at different points in history. The town is renowned for its Chennakeshava temple, one of the finest examples of Hoysala workmanship.

Halebeed temple is another great example of temple architecture the twin temples of Hoysaleshwara, Kedareshwara built by Vishnuvardhana and Ballala-II at Halabeed. Sequences from Ramayana, Mahabharatha & Bhagavatha are depicted on the outer walls of these temples. The efficiency and experience of the sculpture, who had carved these stories in stone is bewitching.

16. DANDELI

Dandeli city is located at the bank of river kali in Uttara Karnataka district. It is 481 kms from Bangalore and famous for wild sanctuary, paper mills, synthetic rock and forests. It is an ideal vacation destination for nature junkies.

We conduct numerous activities like trekking, white water rafting, rappelling, adventure trekking, natural Jacuzzi , birds watching, jungle safari in open jeep, kayaking, overnight camping, canoeing, moonlight boat ride, river side fishing, croc trek, nature walks, outdoor camping, river island visit and explore excursion destinations of synthetic rocks, visit to calva caves, tribal village and many more. You have so many adventure and sightseeing opportunities in Dandeli.

17. OOTY

Ooty offers a serene retreat amidst the attractive natural splendor of the pristine Nilgiri Mountains. Ooty or Ootacumund is a tranquil hill station that is located in the state of Tamil Nadu in South India. With green hills, splendid brooks and cascading waterfalls, Ooty is a virtual paradise on earth. Nature has gifted the place with immense beauty. Its colonial charm and innate splendor attracts tourists from all over the world every year. There are numerous attractions for the tourists in this location. The major attraction is Botanical Garden which is spread over an area of 50 acres. The doddabetta peak is a rich collection of flora. There are thousands of species of flora and doddabetta peak is at an altitude of 2,623 meters above the sea level. It offers a scenic view point for the nature lovers and you feel it’s a fantastic, calm destination.

Ooty offers so many adventures & sight seeing opportunities which in turn makes it as a perfect getaway to relax and refresh your mind. We conduct Trekking, Mountain Biking, Hang Gliding, Boating in nilgiris, water sports, horse riding, camping, and Tea estate tours. If time permits we can even take you to conoor which is a wonderful destination to view the tea plantations, you can visit the tea estates to understand how teas are processed. Boating in Pykara Lake is a memorable experience.

18. NILGIRI HILLS

Nilgiri hills are referred as Blue Mountains in India and is one of the most beautiful hilly terrain. It is situated very high above the sea level at the junction of two ghat ranges of sahayadri hills. The height varies from 2,280 to 2,290 meters above the sea level. The steep hills and fantastically narrow valleys with numerous rivers and rivulets running in all directions with a few fine waterfalls here and there provide beautiful scenery. Nilgiris are much cooler than the surrounding areas which make it a popular tourist spot.

The steep hills and fantastically narrow valleys with numerous rivers and streams gushing in all directions with a few fine waterfalls here and there provide beautiful scenery. The Nilgiris have tea cultivation at the height of 1,000 to above 2,500 meters. This also produces eucalyptus oil and temperate zone vegetables. The Nilgiris have a cool and wet climate and the area is a popular summer retreat, with hordes of tourists from across the country flocking the heights in all excitement. The picturesque rolling hills of the Nilgiris remind one of the Downs in Southern England.

You can enjoy sightseeing, cycling, nature walk, camping, team building & fun games with us. Book your slot to have a wonderful outing.

19. GOA

Goa is the most engaging states of the country, which draws maximum tourists from all over the world. This is the smallest of all states with numerous opportunities for Adventure and Holiday enthusiasts. The presence of some of the amazing beaches such as Baga beach, Mapusa, Arpora beach, Palolem etc. gives the state a true value and opportunities to enjoy. There are too many options which can be covered in 3-4 days.

Adventure Nest team perfectly plans your trip and provides a custom package based on the activities which thrills you. Your team will be able to participate in daring adventures like;

1. Parasailing

A strong 300 feet rope will be attached to the speed boat at one end of the parachute & once the speed boat takes off you will be flying in the air through colorful parachute. It’s an amazing experience to get off towards sky and feel the beauty with your daring eyes.

2. Scuba Diving at Sail Rock

Plunging in the underwater is an amazing experience where you will play with the tropical sea species. You will be travelled at the depth of 4 feet in the clear waters of Arabian Sea.

3. Water Skiing at Candolim

Water Skiing is a popular sport in goa. The speed boat pulls you forward and takes you across the sea. Get ready for an adrenaline rushing activity.

Other activities like Beach day at Baga Beach, Dolphin watching, nature walks, Goa diving, banana boat ride at baga beach, jet skying at colva beach, jet skiing & Wind surfing at calangute beach, kayaking at dona paula, speed boat rides and many more.

20. PONDICHERRY

Pondicherry is truly a stunning destination because it has awesome beaches and is a perfect blend of French &Indian culture.Pondicherry is home to the famous Aurobindo Ashram, an international institution that teaches the practice of yoga. To get the inherent feel of this colonial retreat, visit the oldest parts of the town, which are closer to the seashore. If peace and a break is the most sought after, then Pondicherry is surely one of the choicest holiday destinations in South India. The town offers a unique experience with its mix of modern heritage and spiritual culture. You can visit Auroville which is 8km from Pondicherry also known as the city of dawn. Arikamedu is a site of roman settlements from more than 2000 years ago. The area was once a bustling Indo-Roman trade center. If you are person who would imagine the history then this is the right place.

There are series of beaches at Pondicherry namely Karaikal Beach, Promanade Beach, Mahe Beach, Plage Paradiso Beach, Auroville Beach, Serenity Beach, Paradise Beach, Quiet Beach, Reppo Beach.

There are religious places like Sri Gokilambal Thirukameswarar Temple, Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, Eglise de Sacre Coeur de Jesus Church, Arulmigu Manakula Vinayagar Temple, Chidambaram Temple Sivaji Nagar Church, Varadarajaperumal Temple, Perumal Temple.

There are heritage museums in Pondicherry namely Pondicherry Museum, Jawahar Toy Museum, Bharati and Bharatidasan Memorial Museums, Romain Rolland Library,Anglo-French Textile Mills. Parks Botanical Gardens Bharathi Park, Keezhoor Park, Chunnambar Backwater, Botanical Garden and Aquarium.

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Best Destinations around Bangalore