Nandi Hills, a chosen attraction for Bangaloreans, is also a home for adventurous activities. Nandi Hills is situated in the Chikkaballapur district of Karnataka and is almost 60 kilometers from the main city of Bangalore. The magnetism of Nandi Hills is primarily due to the picturesque splendor of the location, the panoramic spectacle of the encompassing areas from the hilltop, and the Tipu Sultan’s hill fortress positioned on it.
The Horticulture Department supervises the Nandi Hills. They, recently, have decided to promote and start numerous adventure activities in this location for the benefit of this location and for the sightseers paying a visit to this evergreen Nandi Hills.
Initial steps were taken by Horticulture Department
The Horticulture Department is inviting tenders for running numerous adventure activities in Nandi Hills. Though the decision to begin adventure activities in Nandi Hills was taken at the government level all types of maintenance will be under the control of the department.
Adventure sports in Nandi Hills
Paragliding, an adventure project had started as a trial project of proposing adventure sports in Nandi Hills for three months. Record of almost 800 people participated in this adventure project. After this great response from the people, the government granted the proposal of making Nandi Hills a spot for adventure activities. The most popular demand among people was for adventure sports to be offered with professional guidance.
Importance of the adventure sports
The aim of planning to make the Nandi Hills an adventure sports center point is to offer sightseers a good experience. Also, there will be no pressure on any tourist to take part in the adventure activities.
Proposed adventure activities in Nandi Hills
The adventure activities and sports activities offered in Nandi Hills include Nature awareness camp, Bird watching, and tree identification, Heritage Walk, Team Building Activities, Family Fun Activities, Trekking from the foothills to the Nandi hilltop, Cycling along specified paths for adults and children, Low rope and high rope course activities, Burma Bridge, Burma Loop, The Team Wall, Log Walk, Horizontal Ladder, Zipline, River Crossing, Rappelling and many more.
Prestige Sanctuary in Nandi Hills
Prestige Sanctuary is a pre-launch ultra-luxury residential villa project erected by Prestige Group in Nandi Hills. Prestige Sanctuary, Nandi Hills is spread-eagled on 25 acres of land. This residential project is planned to offer 75 ultra-luxury villas along with ample open space. The price of this ultra-luxury villa is expected to be Rs. 3 crores and above.
The extension of adventure activities in Nandi Hills will give Bangaloreans another place to relish valuable time with family and friends.