Lepakshi Temple and Nandi Hills Day Trip from Bangalore
Product Code : AGORA753
Embark on a captivating journey with our "Lepakshi Temple and Nandi Hills Day Trip from Bangalore." Your day commences with a 7:00 AM hotel pickup, as your private guide leads you to Lepakshi Temple, renowned for its intricate stone carvings. Explore the temple's architectural marvels and hear captivating stories of its rich history. After a delightful lunch, journey to the tranquil Nandi Hills, where you'll visit the ancient Nandi Temple and immerse in the scenic beauty. Your day concludes with a 6:30 PM return to your Bangalore hotel, leaving you with lasting memories of this enchanting day trip.
7:00 AM - Departure from Bangalore: Your private guide will meet you at your hotel in Bangalore, and you'll set off in a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle. The day promises exciting exploration with a visit to Lepakshi Temple and a serene stop at Nandi Hills.
9:30 AM - Lepakshi Temple Exploration: Arrive at the awe-inspiring Lepakshi Temple, a 16th-century architectural wonder known for its remarkable stone carvings and exquisite paintings. Journey through the temple complex, uncovering the main sanctum, the renowned hanging pillar, and the colossal monolithic Nandi statue. Your guide will illuminate the temple's history and cultural significance with intriguing stories and insights.
12:00 PM - Lunch in a Local Restaurant: Your Lepakshi adventure calls for a well-deserved lunch break at a nearby restaurant. Savor a delightful selection of local cuisine, encompassing both vegetarian and non-vegetarian options.
1:30 PM - En Route to Nandi Hills: Bid farewell to Lepakshi Temple as you make your way to the enchanting Nandi Hills, a 60 km drive from Bangalore. Meander through picturesque rural landscapes, seizing photo opportunities and embracing the scenic beauty.
2:30 PM - Nandi Hills Exploration: Arrive at the scenic Nandi Hills, known for its breathtaking vistas and cool climate. Your guide will guide you to the hill's summit, where the iconic Nandi Temple stands. Dedicated to Nandi, the sacred bull, this temple is among the region's oldest. Enjoy a leisurely stroll around the temple and its surrounding lush gardens, all while taking in panoramic views of the countryside.
4:30 PM - Leisure Time at Nandi Hills: Spend your afternoon at Nandi Hills leisurely wandering through picturesque gardens and parks. Breathe in the crisp mountain air as you admire the splendid scenery. For the more adventurous, consider a short hike or an exploration of the nearby caves, adding an extra layer of excitement to your experience.
6:30 PM - Return to Bangalore: Your journey concludes as you depart from Nandi Hills, heading back to Bangalore. Your dedicated driver will ensure you reach your hotel or another preferred location with cherished memories of your Lepakshi and Nandi Hills excursion.
Private AC car/van for pick up and drop off from/to your hotel.
English speaking local guide, if option selected.
Entrance fees to monuments, if option selected.
Lunch, if option selected.
Bottled water in the car.
Camera charges at monuments.
Gratuities and optional activities.
Anything not mentioned in the inclusions.