Traveling during the weekend of New Year’s Eve might be difficult if you don’t prepare on time. But if you haven’t planned for one in advance, don’t get disappointed yet. Just a few hours from Bangalore, you can have many incredible experiences, like exciting New Year celebrations by the beach, hiking across steep terrains, or even fully indulging yourself in the state’s diverse culture. For your New Year’s Eve, here is a list of the top getaway locations near Bangalore.
Mysore, a major city near Bangalore, is often regarded as one of India’s most attractive destinations. It is also well-known for its many well-known tourist attractions, such as the Lalitha Mahal, Amba Vilas Palace, and Jaganmohan Palace. There’s also St. Philomena’s Church and the world-famous Sand Sculpture Museum to see, and when the day is done, you can unwind at the Pelican Pub. You can book your stay with OYO at OYO 28191 Indra Comforts or OYO 16377 Eagle Fantasy.
The incredible natural scenery and magnificent ruins of the Vijayanagara Empire make this location a must-see for every visitor in India. It would take a whole guidebook to cover all you can do in Hampi, and the winter months are ideal for experiencing them all. You can take a village tour and shop for artifacts at the Hampi Bazaar after seeing the ruins of Hampi.
This picturesque hill town in the Western Ghats is also home to some of the country’s most well-known coffee farms. Thanks to the abundant biodiversity here, you may discover some lovely locations brimming with natural beauties. While you’re here, you may visit the Namdroling Monastery, Talakaveri, Abbey Falls, and Nagarhole National Park. You may have a great time at one of the top family resorts with OYO in Coorg, like OYO 37329 Shanthala Residency or OYO Home 80137 Safura Residency, while exploring the Hive Bar, Planter’s Club, or The Lost Horizon for beverages.
Ooty, known as the “Queen of Hills,” is considered one of India’s most picturesque hill resorts. Located 270 kilometers from Bangalore, this hill station has many scenic attractions and is a great pick for a relaxing and peaceful New Year’s celebration. Avalanche Lake, Ooty Lake, the wax museum, and the captivating Rose Garden are all worth seeing. The Nilgiri Mountain Railway is another option for exploring the scenery. OYO Flagship 703048 Nature View Resort or OYO 702134 Anmols Peace Home Stay will provide a comfy stay while enjoying the scenic beauty of Ooty.
Chikmagalur is a beautiful hill station known for its lush flora and tea-coffee plantations. The Mullayanagiri and Baba Budangiri mountains provide excellent hiking paths, which draw avid hikers to this location. Travelers may relax by taking a stroll around a tea plantation or setting up a tent outside. The Horanadu Temple, Bhadra Wildlife Sanctuary, Sharadamba Temple, and the Coffee Museum are additional popular tourist destinations in the town. Stay in the best family hotels in Chikmagalur with OYO 9918 Sri Venkatesha Residency. Here you can find lovely deluxe rooms at affordable prices.
If you’re looking for a nice site to take a day trip from Bangalore, go no further than Pondicherry, one of the most interesting destinations in the area. For history buffs, the former French colony is a must-see. Auroville Ashram, Promenade Beach, the Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, and the Puducherry Botanical Gardens are just a few top sightseeing in Pondicherry that you and your friends may spend the morning exploring before hitting the incredible bars in the evening. You may also go scuba diving or take a trip to the Chunnambar Boat House. Enjoy the scenic beauty of this French colony at OYO 82444 Victorias River View Resort or OYO Home 78224 Gnanam Residency.
The presence of a cascading waterfall alone is enough to pique the interest of the most adventurous vacationers. This stunning waterfall along the Kaveri River is located approximately 150 miles from Bangalore. It makes for a wonderful picnic spot for groups of friends and family and a potential new year’s getaway.
The Nandi Hills hill fort, barely 60 kilometers from Bangalore, is a fantastic location to visit anytime, but New Year’s Eve is a particularly glorious occasion. You can enjoy the first sunrise of New Year from these hills. The sunsets here are among the best, and you can also check out Amrita Sarovar and the palace of Tipu Sultan. Nandi Hills, which is 1479 meters above sea level, also offers wonderful weather for you to enjoy.
Coonoor, located at an elevation of 1839 meters, is Nilgiris’ second largest hill station. The town is known for its tea plantations and mild climate all year round. During their dominance, the British constructed the city of Coonoor, leaving behind a legacy of structures that have since been used as institutions like schools, hotels, hospitals, and government offices. For the greatest views of the gorgeous rolling hills, visit the tea estates and several lookout spots in Coonoor.
These nearby getaways are an excellent choice for Bangalore locals and tourists to mark the start of a new year. To make your new year’s eve even more enjoyable and economical, make your reservations in advance with OYO’s best family hotels in Bangalore.
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