Long Weekend Getaways From Bangalore

Tired of the monotonous city life and the constant hum of traffic? Are you longing for a breath of fresh air and a chance to reconnect with nature? Well, Bangalore, the bustling IT hub of India, is surrounded by enchanting destinations that offer the perfect escape for long weekend getaways from Bangalore. From serene hill stations to verdant wildlife sanctuaries, these getaways promise to rejuvenate your senses and leave you feeling refreshed and revitalised.

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Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary Safari 1
Gourmet Getaway

Kabini: Wildlife Wonder

Tucked in Karnataka's greenery, Kabini is a wildlife haven. Cruise the Kabini River at the National Park – spot elephants, tigers, deer, and diverse birdlife in their natural habitat. It's a wild ride for nature enthusiasts. Your vacation has been decided; what about your stay? Consider The Serai, Kabini. It is the perfect location to enjoy boat safaris, kayaking and pedal boating!

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A tiger looking into the distance and a boulder in the background

Bandipur: Nature Unleashed

Bandipur National Park, part of the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve, is Karnataka's gem. Trek through diverse landscapes and catch glimpses of tigers, elephants, leopards and bird species. Nature's show is on, and you're invited. For a luxurious stay, choose The Serai, Bandipur. Bandipur Tiger Reserve is just a 45-minute drive from this place You can also sign up for a mountain bike trail.

Chikmagalur: Coffee Bliss

In the Western Ghats' lap, Chikmagalur is a coffee lover's dream. Dive into the aroma of fresh brews, stroll the coffee estates, and explore rolling hills, waterfalls, and historic Hoysala temples. While you're here, the best stay is at The Serai, Chikmagalur, who will dedicate their service and put your comfort first. You can also experience our arranged coffee plantation tours and be able to pick some of the rich coffee beans of that season!

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Hebbe Falls Chikmagalur

Coorg: India's Scotland

Known as the Scotland of India, Coorg charms with green valleys, waterfalls and coffee estates. Stroll through plantations, trek the Brahmagiri Peak, and soak in panoramic views. It is one the best choices you will make for long weekend getaways from Bangalore.

Hampi: Time Travel

If you're from Karnataka, you know the charm of Hampi for long weekend getaways from Bangalore. It is a UNESCO Heritage Site, showcasing the Vijayanagara Empire's grandeur. Wander through ancient ruins, climb Matanga Hill for a sunset view, and explore the Virupaksha Temple's intricate carvings and Lotus Mahal.

Lotus Mahal at Hampi
Colourful train surrounding beautiful mountains

Ooty: Nilgiri Retreat
Ooty, nestled in Nilgiri Hills, boasts colonial architecture and scenic lakes. Explore markets, stroll botanical gardens, or hop on the famous Nilgiri Mountain Railway for an unforgettable ride.

Mysore: Royal Heritage

Mysore, soaked in history, showcases the grand Mysore Palace and the serene Brindavan Gardens. It's a royal heritage experience that's both cultural and picturesque.

Mysore Palace
Group of people river rafting

Dandeli: Adventure Central

Dandeli, nestled in the Western Ghats, is an adrenaline junkie's dream. It is one of the best places to visit near Bangalore for long weekend. Raft down the Kali River, trek lush forests and witness the breathtaking Kali Falls.

Break free from the routine and step into luxury at The Serai Chikmagalur. Our resort, surrounded by Chikmagalur's hills, seamlessly blends with nature. Dive into private pools or jacuzzis, chill on your balcony with panoramic views, and let serenity take over. It's your nature escape with a touch of luxury.