Bangalore, the capital of Karnataka, is a very beautiful city. Which is also known as Silicon Valley. Where the weather is always pleasant. So as winter sets in across North India, planning a trip to the mountains can be a bit tricky. The second option is Beaches, in which Goa comes first, which is always full of tourists. So in such a situation you can plan to come to Bangalore. Where you have the option of Nandi Hills for trekking, then Gokarna Beach for fun. Which means you can enjoy both of them at the same time. Let’s know what else is special in this city apart from these.

1. Nandi Hills

Nandi Hills is a must visit after coming to Bangalore. This is a great place to chill with friends. To see the beautiful view of rising and setting sun from here, one has to trek a little far. But after reaching the destination, the magnificent view that one gets to see removes all the tiredness.

Distance – 60 kms from Bangalore

Timings – 6 am to 6 pm

Entry fee – Rs 10 per person

2. Bannerghatta National Park

Apart from common wild animals, you can also see many rare species in Bannerghatta National Park. There is a wide variety of wildlife and bird species including elephants, panthers, jackals, foxes, wild boars, sloth bears, gazelles, spotted deer, porcupines, Asiatic lions, royal Bengal tigers, lizards, cobras and many more. Apart from this, sandalwood, neem, tamarind, jamun, eucalyptus, bamboo trees present in the park work to keep the forest beautiful and green. You can also enjoy activities like jungle safari, trekking by coming to this national park.

Distance – 22 kms from Bangalore

Timings – 9.30 am to 5 pm

Entry fee – Rs 80 for Indians, Rs 400 for foreign tourists

3. Snow City

Snow City, located in Bangalore, is one of the most famous destinations here. Spread over 12,500 square feet, this indoor snow themed park is a part of the Fun World complex. Coming here, you will enjoy with friends, as well as it is also best to take children for a ride. Here you will also get to see zero degree temperature. The maximum stay in the park is allowed for 45 minutes only. Here you can play basketball, dance on the ice stage, go snow trekking and enjoy a lot of other activities.

Timing – 10 am to 8 pm

Entry Fee – Monday to Friday – Rs 390 per person, Weekend and Public Holidays – Rs 490 per person

4. Microlight Flying

If you like adventure, then do not miss the option of microlight flying when you come to Bangalore. In which you will get a chance to fly in a two-seater microlight aircraft. In this journey of 15 to 20 minutes with expert co-pilot, you will get a chance to do many types of activities.

Timings – 7 am to 10 am daily

Entry fee – Rs 3450

5. Vine Yard Tour

Another great place to visit in Bangalore is the Wine Yards. Where you can see and understand the process of making wine along with visiting the wine yards and can also test it. Here you make a plan for the whole day, otherwise you will miss a lot.

Timings – 10 AM to 1 PM and 1 PM to 4 PM daily

Entry fee – Monday to Friday – Rs 850 per person and Saturday-Sunday – Rs 1000 per person