Nandi Hills, also known as Nandidurg or Nandi Betta is an ancient hill fortress situated in a district called Chikkabalapur in Karnataka. Situated near the town of Nandi, the ancient belief is that they are the origin of the Arkavathy River. A glance into its name The ancient Dravidian temple dedicated to the Nandi statue […]
Nandi Hills or Nandidurg or Nandi Betta is an ancient hill fortress of situated in the Chikkaballapur district near Bangalore. Read more about Nandi Hills here.
Nandi Hills or Nandidurg, a favourite hotspot for Bangalore residents, is set to become a destination for adventure activities. Nandi Hills is located in the Chikkaballapur district of Karnataka and is at a distance of about 60 km from Bangalore. The attraction of Nandi Hills is mainly due to the scenic beauty of the place, […]
Grover Vineyards was established in 1988 by Mr. Kanwal Grover and Mr. Georges Vesselle with a view of breathing fresh life into the stagnant wine drinking culture in India. Situated at the foot of the Nandi Hills in Bangalore, Grover Vineyards is spread over four hundred acres of land. The Grover family has enjoyed great […]
The Arkavati (Arkavathi/Arkavathy) is one of the tributaries of the river Kaveri. It originates in Nandi Hills, Chikkaballapura and is one of the largest mountain rivers in Karnataka. Arkavati is joined by its tributaries Kumudavathi, Suvarnamukhi, Vrushbhavati before it joins Kaveri at Sangama. Reservoirs The river is important in that it supplies 20% of the […]
Some of the famous sightseeing at the Nandi Hills and its foot hills are: Tippu Drop was the place where convicts or prisoners were pushed to death during the reign of Tippu. Tippus Summer Residence also known as Tashk-e-Jannat (Heaven’s Envy) a beautiful palace resembling the Dariya Daulat at Srirangapatna was built in 1791 on […]
Ever dreamt of flying freely and soaring across valleys and mountains? How does it feel to imagine yourself as a free bird, experience breathtaking sceneries and drifting along clouds? If you are thrilled to hear this, Paragliding is the easiest way to live it. How is Paragliding Done? Paragliding is done on a paraglider, which […]
District: Bangalore Rural Town: Nandi Hills Temple: Bhoga Nandeeshwara temple Bhoga Nandeeshwara Temple The Bhoga Nandeeshwara Temple is located in Nandi Hills Area, in Bangalore Rural district. It is a perfect weekend getaway for the city-weary people of Bangalore. The hills offer many places of interest amidst pristine forests, including the Nandi fort built by […]