Bengaluru, the Silicon Valley of India is surrounded by a number of attractive destinations. From lush green fields to heritage sites, the neighborhood has it all.
When work takes a toll on you, a short escape from the mundane city life is a must. To ease your planning, here’s a list of top five weekend getaways from Bengaluru.
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Distance from Bengaluru: 260 km
Time taken: 5 hours
Known for its scenic beauty and picturesque landscape, Coorg is called as the Scotland of India. Head to this hill station for a refreshing holiday. Visit the magnificent coffee plantations and savor the taste of the authentic coffee. Play with elephants at the Dubare Elephant Camp. Listen to the serene sound of nature while enjoying the gushing waterfall at Iruppu Falls and relish a luxurious stay at Club Mahindra Madikeri.
Distance from Bengaluru: 280 kms
Time taken: 6 hours
Udhagamandalam, popularly known as Ooty, is the best destination to rekindle the romance with your partner. Emerald grass, majestic peaks, and misty clouds encapsulate Ooty. Enjoy the stunning views at the botanical garden. Hop on for a joy ride and adore the grandeur of the surroundings. Stay at the Club Mahindra resort in Ooty and soak in the luxurious property extending up to five and a half acres.
Distance from Bengaluru: 240 km
Time taken: 4 hours
The coffee land of Karnataka, Chikmaglur is the perfect destination for all the coffee lovers. The tranquil land will destress and rejuvenate you during the weekend. Trek along the highest peak of Karnataka, Mullayanagiri. Enjoy a soothing weekend with the enchanting waterfalls and seek peace at the divine temples of the place.
Distance from Bengaluru: 285 km
Time taken: 6 hours
Wayanad is a land blessed with a golden history. Rich in its heritage and wildlife, this town is located in Kerala. The Edakkal Caves are one of the main tourist attractions here. Other popular places include Wayanad Historical Museum, Thirunelli Temple, Chembra Peak, Banasura Sagar Dam, and the Heart-shaped Lake.
Distance from Bengaluru: 150 km
Time taken: 3 hours
With more than 200 structures, Mysuru is an ideal getaway for an explorer. Take a stroll around the splendid Mysuru Palace, visit the amazing Mysuru Zoo, and do not miss the dancing waterfalls at the beautiful Brindavan Gardens. Enjoy your holiday at the Club Mahindra resort. To know customers’ experience, check out Club Mahindra reviews.
The list of getaways is ready. So, pick a destination, pack your bags, and get set to create unforgettable memories!