Most scenic biking routes & locations in Bangalore


After 1.5 years of using & a couple of pandemic breaks within the center, I’ve shortlisted among the most scenic and cycling-friendly (unfriendly, too) routes across the metropolis.

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Had been planning this thread for some time now. All of this began round a yr and a half again, once we began biking, for health, and shaped a small group. None of us knew a lot about biking, undecided which cycle to purchase, how a lot distance to journey, the place all may we journey to, and many others. Nonetheless, after a yr and half of using, and some pandemic breaks within the center, itemizing among the most scenic and cycling-friendly (unfriendly too) routes round Bangalore (North).

Hennur Bamboo Forest

  • Place: 5
  • Biking inside: Allowed generally
  • Route: 3 (Through Hennur street)
  • Issue: 3 (Be careful for site visitors on Hennur street)
  • Eateries round: None (Pack your meals)
  • Notes: Google Map vacation spot leads you to a useless finish. Keep on the primary street to succeed in your vacation spot. Every season has a distinct color to those timber. If you’re fortunate sufficient, you may spot a peacock or two.

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Place

Avalahalli Forest

  • Place: 5
  • Biking inside: Allowed at all times
  • Route: 4 (Through Presidency college)
  • Issue: 2
  • Eateries round: None (Pack your meals)
  • Notes: Greatest place round Bangalore for Biking forest trails. Mountain Bike or Hybrids are preferable. Nonetheless, I’ve taken my street bike there. With a little bit issue and a little bit carrying round, it is possible for you to to make the circuit of round 3-4 Kms inside the forest itself.

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Place

Hesarghatta Lake

  • Place: 4
  • Biking inside: Allowed at all times, Want to hold cycle and cross a few small gates
  • Route: 4 (Through Avalahalli)
  • Issue: 3.5
  • Eateries round: Darshinis a couple of kilometers away (Pack your meals for the lake mattress)
  • Notes: There are a number of routes to this place. Select the Avalahalli route for simple entry and fewer inclines and declines. Nonetheless a medium issue route with sparse site visitors and scenic roads. You will discover a variety of cyclists smiling at you alongside the best way.

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Place

Hesarghatta Lake Through Rajanukunte

  • Place: 4
  • Biking inside: As above
  • Route: 5+ (Through Rajanukunte and KMF)
  • Issue: 4 (Distance)
  • Eateries round: As above
  • Notes: Greatest street for biking, or strolling or something. The KMF to Hesarghatta stretch is picturesque

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Place

Devanahalli Fort

  • Place: 5
  • Biking inside: Allowed. Want to hold cycle up a couple of steps to succeed in the fort wall
  • Route: 4.5
  • Issue: 3.5 (Crosswinds)
  • Eateries round: Alongside the best way, you’ll find a couple of
  • Notes: Airport street is a cakewalk on any day, keep on the flyovers and you’ll have uninterrupted biking for hours. Distance and crosswinds whereas coming again make the journey robust.

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Place

Hennur bamboo forest & Chokkanahalli forest, Mandur bamboo forest

  • Place: 5
  • Biking inside: ALlowed generally, however this route goes by way of Chokkanahalli forest
  • Route: 4.5 (Through Airport street, Razak Palya street)
  • Issue: 3
  • Eateries round: None
  • Notes: This can be a circuit street, selecting the very best routes for biking

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