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Nandi Hills

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| Chikkaballapur Taluk, Chikkaballapur 562101, India
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This was once the summer retreat of Tipu Sultan. It’s a good place for hiking and birding. The hill also has temples dating back to the Chola period. It gets extremely crowded on weekends. The hills offer great views of the surroundings, though.
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“early morning” (107 reviews)
“hill station” (27 reviews)
“the sun rise” (20 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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| Chikkaballapur Taluk, Chikkaballapur 562101, India
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"early morning"
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"hill station"
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"the sun rise"
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"bangalore city"
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"scenic beauty"
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"be careful"
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"sunrise and sunset"
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"must visit place"
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"day trip"
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"hairpin bends"
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"international airport"
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"winter season"
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"during weekends"
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"tippu drop"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Nice view , a bit more traffic on weekend but worth visiting the place for sunrise, you will surely enjoy

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Finally! After heard about the hills and rocks for longtime, we took of to visit them. Me, the Muzungo and my darling Kalenjin Wife and some friends. Any the trip was amazing from the start, fantastic big rock formations an villages in between. Absolutely a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The scenic beauty, truly beautiful. Might not be one of the best places that you will visit in your life, but definitely worth a drive with your family or loved ones or even alone for some quality time. 6 am to 6pm, watch the sunrise,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a Heaven 😍😍😍😍 Best weekend place.. Early morning 6 am can enter to here. Till 6 pm Can enjoy a lot.. Superb, fantastic, awesome place ☺

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nandi Hills was one of the favourites spot for Bangaloreans..it is 60 kms from city and roads are also good for bikers...early morning ride on bikes makes it much pleasing...it will be very cold, better have good stuff to protect yourselves... Sun rise will be...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very beautiful & scenic destination located around 60 kms from Bangalore. It’s famous for its beautiful sunrise & sunset views. If you are a scenic bike ride lover & a natural lover, you cannot miss this. We started around 4am from the city on...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You must visit Nandi Hills to view the splendid sunrise. The place is not very far from the city. While coming from Bangalore, after you cross toll near Airport, keep eye on the left for taking turn towards Nandi Hills. Reach there as early as...More

1  Thank bikash s
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If Yu are in Bangalore then don't forget to visit nandi hills, its a beautiful place to visit during weekends, around 800yrs old shiva temple also there... A perfect family place 😊😊😊

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nandi hills is a place for Bangaloreans.I don't think anyone who lives in Bangalore would have missed going here.One of the best weekend spot. Hilltop view simply awesome. Ok coming to tourists, this is usually may not be in list if the stay is shorter,...More

Thank Jimmy U
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lot of rumors about bad things happening to couples during weekdays but mostly rumors no solid news evidence , usually crowded during weekends n holidays , lot of people drink whole night n come to see sunset , so drive and ride extra carefully ,...More

Thank Charlie C
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Prasad K
28 January 2018|
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Response from sudhir v | Reviewed this property |
May be not at 6am. . it would be better if you reach nandi hills before 5am
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Kosinock J
21 January 2018|
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Response from shamy786 | Reviewed this property |
yes, u can visit anytime of the year..... u can get the outstation cab(ola) from bangalore
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Sandeep P
31 December 2017|
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Response from shamy786 | Reviewed this property |
It is always open
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