A family holiday is a much cherished time for people to come together, connect and rejuvenate during their free time. As the city of Bangalore stays chaotic, busy and full of stress at all times, it is the weekend getaways that families and friends look up to for their much needed time of unleashing. Come weekends, these families head to the nearest hill stations, tourist spots and Bangalore resorts for a family for a relaxing holiday.

Surrounded by the beauty of nature, mysterious landscapes, and umpteen adventurous opportunities, Bangalore offers its residents quite a lot of options to drive and make for a great weekend. Here are some of the weekend getaways from Bangalore where you want to go again and again!


Nandi Hills Resorts

One of the most popular and Bangalore’s favorite weekend destinations in the Nandi Hills, hill atop the Nandi Durg Village with mesmerizing views, promising endeavors and a lot of time relaxing by nature. It’s a perfect destination for nature-driven experiences, adventure, and luxury rejuvenation. Discovery Village is a luxury adventure resort in Bangalore Nandi hills where the families can revive, relax, and spend time experiencing the thrill. Spend the day at the resort and head to the mountain atop to visit the Nandi Temple, waterfall and the panoramic view of the valley where the clouds cover the land and give a glimpse of a paradise. It’s a jaw-dropping view with chilly winds treating your skin. The experience of Nandi Hills keeps driving people here again and again.



After the town shot to fame owing to some scenes of the famous Bollywood movie ‘Sholay’ were shot here, Ramanagara wasn’t left just being a movie spot but grew into an adventure tourist destination. While the cult lifestyle, luxury resorts, and stunning views impress the travelers, it is an adventure hub inviting people to test their adrenaline rush. A whole lot of adventure sports and activities await your presence with a luxury spa and rejuvenation therapies to calm your senses. It’s a complete family destination and is visited by families over and over again for some fun time.

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A short ride from Bangalore, Wayanad is a small town in the Keralan periphery and gives a glimpse of how God’s Own Country feels like. Nestled amidst lush greenery, wildlife, waterfalls, a bustling town with a laidback lifestyle, Wayanad is also a luxury center and adventure hub. Families lounge in the luxury resorts, relax by the spa, spend their weekend unleashing and make the most of their experiences signing up for trekking trails, camping nights, photography tours and more. Groups of friends and families always hover over this small town for its untouched beauty and relaxing mount.



Undoubtedly, Kabini – one of the largest national parks and wildlife sanctuaries of South India is a hot destination for the families to explore. What was once a hunting ground for the Maharaja of Mysore, today stands as a UNESCO World Heritage Site rich in nature, wildlife and greenery. Spread across an area of 6000 sq kilometers of the Western Ghats and the Nilgiri sub-cluster, this Wildlife Sanctuary and National Park beholds the gift of nature in the form of widespread greenery, exotic animals, bird population, hills, valleys, waterfalls and small streams that beautify the whole region. Families, on their holidays, can lounge in luxury resorts in Kabini, like Discovery Village, and rejuvenate in the beauty of nature. Taking short weekends to Kabini is one of the most educative, nature-bound and adventurous experiences that people of Bangalore opt for.



An off-beat but a magical paradise of the Bangalore highway, Sakleshpur is one of the most romantic destinations around the city. With greenery surrounding the whole region, the town offers a riverside camping experience, trekking trails, etc to keep up the adrenaline rush while experiencing the excruciating beauty of the place. With luxury resorts to lounge to and jaw-dropping views to treat the eyes, Sakleshpur is a complete destination for couples and families to unwind and experience tranquility. Spend the night under the stars, connect with your family, and experience the beauty of being close to nature.

Bangalore, one of the most popular cities of South India, is surrounded by small towns, and tourist spots, where the families travel again and again to rejuvenate and indulge in nature. For complete nature-bound, adventure and relaxation – these places are the ones to count on!