It’s the Time to remember what it feels like to feel Alive!
The Covid-19 trauma and lockdown misery has taken a toll on our lives and health, but we know for sure life will be back to normal.
We will Adapt & Relive. And to live again gives an undying goal to see the world again with all its beauty & serenity.
It’s the “Hills Calling” when we are back & running.
And when you make your bucket list for your next Family vacation don’t forget to put these 5 Hill Stations Near Bangalore-
Perfect place to visit for a family vacation, Yearcaud is a hill station of any season, a small place with picturesque beauty, approximately 228 kms away from Bangalore
Things to Do: Exploring waterfalls, , wildlife, trekking, hiking, boating, or just chilling to breathe in the beauty of the place.
Places to go: Kiliyur Falls, Bear Caves, Silk Farm, Pagoda Point, Loop Road,
What to Shop: Coffee Powder, Natural Oils, Perfumes
What to try in Food: Saapudu (Veg), Chettinad Chicken, Ambur Biriyani, & their local dish- Kola Urundai (Non-Veg)
Rightly called the “Scotland of India”, Coorg boasts of an undefined beauty. Coorg boasts of lush greenery, clear skies, serene atmosphere amidst high mountains , and being the “Largest Producer of Coffee in India”.
Things to Do: Camping, trekking, jeep safari, hiking, wildlife safari, biking, holy bathe and much more
Places to Go: Abbey Falls, Nagarahole National Park, Dubare Elephant camp, Talacauvery, Pushpagiri & Brahmagiri (trekking spots), Coffee & Spice plantations
What to Shop: Homemade Wines, Coffee, Spices, Chocolate, Organic Spices, Honey
What to Eat: Pandhi Curry (Non-Veg), Kadumbuttu, Bamboo Shoot Curry
Just 275 Kms away from Bangalore, Wayanad is known to be the ‘Green Paradise’ of India, surrounded by the Western Ghats, it forms the border of the greener part of Kerela. One will be awestruck by its clean & pristine beauty, the Land boasts of a rich legacy as well.
Things to Do: Tree house Stay, camping, trekking, cycling, farm tour, learn the art of bamboo processing, jungle trek
Places to Explore: The Muthanga Wildlife Sanctuary, Edakkal Caves, Kuruva Island, Chembra Peak, Pookode Lake, Banasura Sagar Dam (Asia’s 2nd Largest Dam)
What to Shop: Honey, Spices, Antiques, Spices, Herbal plants, Native Crafts
What to try in Food: Chemmeen Unda Puttu, Malabar Biryani, Kadala Curry(Veg)
Not only perfect for family vacation but also trekker’s personal favorite, Chikmagalur is beautified with greenery set against the backdrop of majestic Mullayangiri ranges, The Land is home to numerous Legacy defining temples including the Sharadamba Temple, Vidyashankara Temple etc. It’s known to be the best weekend getaway trip from Bangalore.
Things to Do: Trekking, thrill adventures, stay at coffee estate, homestay with private waterfall, sightseeing
Places to Visit: Kudremukh National Park, Mullayanagiri, Baba Budangiri, Hebbe Falls & many more
What to Shop : Local Crafts, Panduranga Coffee
What to Eat: Malanadu Cuisine, Nendranga Chips (banana chips)
- Nandi Hills
A personal favorite, Nandi Hills is the easiest and one of the closest getaway from Bangalore. It flaunts of its serene beauty, greenery, & Maratha-Era Fortress.
Things to Do: Yogi Run, biking, mountain biking, paragliding
Places to Visit: Bhoga Nandeeshwara- A temple with historic legacy, Tipu’s Summer Palace, Horse way, Nehru Nilaya & many more.
When you once again buckle up to plan your family vacation and look at our bucket list, nothing can be an ideal getaway than a Hill Station to get a little rest and relaxation.