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What are the things to do in Nandi Hills?

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Nandi Hills is, without any doubt, the best hill station in Bangalore. While most other areas are often marred with pollution and noise, Nandi is blessed with an almost completely natural environment.

Green forests, cascading waterfalls, scenic lakes, and picturesque views from every nook and corner make this a perfect place to spend a weekend away from the city. Trekking in the forest is one of the best ways to escape from the city. You can visit the Chilawattakallu falls, a single rock waterfall that falls from the hillside.

Even if the weather is not favourable, trekking in the forest is a great activity for getting away from the city. The Muddenahalli Forest and the Muddenahalli Lake are places to be on your wishlist. Nandi Hills is also perfect for net surfing.

Things to do at Nandi Hills

  • Go Net Surfing At Nandi Hills

Nandi is a great place to explore the world and gain a better understanding of different cultures. If you are interested in exploring the net, then this is the ideal place for you. Large amounts of fiber-optic cables run through the forests of Nandi, making it ideal for net surfing. You will be pleasantly surprised to see so many people surfing the internet here, as the activity is not very popular in India. If you are a tech geek who loves to explore different cultures and has a passion for surfing the internet, then Nandi is your next holiday destination.

  • Trek to Muddenahalli Lake

One of the most iconic lakes in the city, Muddenahalli is a destination for trekkers and nature lovers. The lake is surrounded by lush forests and is a great place to enjoy tranquillity and serenity. This is a great activity to do in the morning when the lake is still and calm, and the view is majestic.

This is a good activity to do with friends and family who enjoy being outdoors. Muddenahalli is surrounded by dense forests and you will have to trek to reach the lake. The trek is not long, but it is a challenging activity, especially during the monsoon.

You will have to walk through dense forests to reach the lake. This is a good activity to do with friends and family who enjoy being outdoors.

  • Hike the Nandi Ganga Trail

Another activity you cannot miss while visiting Nandi is hiking the Nandi Ganga Trail. The trail runs through many waterfalls and dense forests of Nandi, making it one of the most interesting activities you can do in the city.

The hike is not very long, between two to five hours, depending upon your fitness levels. This hike is completely off-grid, so there are no electrical connections or trekking shops. You will have to carry all your food and other essentials, so it is advisable to do it during the cooler months.

  • Visit Kudanathen Falls

Kudanathen Falls, located along the Nandi Ganga Trail, is another must-visit spot in the city. This is a waterfall that is usually not very crowded. You will have to trek for around two hours to reach this waterfall. The trek is off-grid, so you will have to carry all your essentials along with you.

The trek is not very difficult, but it is not an activity you can do every weekend as it requires a lot of patience and focus. It is an ideal activity to do with friends and family who enjoy being outdoors.

This is a perfect spot for those who love waterfalls and want a place to escape from the city for a day. You will have to trek for about two hours to reach this waterfall.

  • Stay at Shivanasamudra Ashram

This ashram is a perfect place to spend a quiet weekend away from the city. The ashram is situated on the edge of the Nandi Hills, making it a serene place to spend time. An ashram is a good option if you are looking for a good place to stay during your visit to the city.

You can stay in the ashram for as long as you like and enjoy the serenity of the place. The ashram is closed for visitors from Wednesday to Sunday. If you want to visit the ashram during these days, you need to reach there as early as possible. This ashram is closed on Wednesdays and Sundays, and you can visit it only during these days.

  • Take a drive around Nandi Hills

Nandi Hills is a beautiful place, but it is off the beaten track and not many people know about it. You need to explore the place and learn about the history of this place to appreciate its beauty.

If you are up for taking a drive around the place, you will be pleasantly surprised by the beauty of the place. You can take a drive in any of the vehicles that have been provided by the department. This is a great way to experience the place without being too crowded.

You can also explore the place by walking, but you need to be careful as there are many uneven and slippery surfaces in the area. You can also explore the place by bicycle, which is another good option as it is a relaxing activity.


Nandi Hills is a wonderful place, but most people know nothing about it. If you want to better your weekends and explore a new place, then you should visit this place soon. It is a great place to escape from the city, enjoy nature and explore different cultures.

This makes it a great place for exploring technology, exploring different cultures, and exploring different ideas. You can explore Nandi Hills by trekking, net surfing, net climbing, visiting waterfalls, exploring the biodiversity of the forest, and staying at ashrams. If you are interested in any of these activities, then you should visit this place soon.

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