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Excellent place to visit with chilling climate on top of hill

We visited this place on July 21, 2018 during rainy season. This place is in between Bandipur... read more

Reviewed July 23, 2018
Kollam, India
Scenic drive to the Betta

Excellent place to visit when you drive along the forest. The drive till the bottom of the Betta is... read more

Reviewed July 2, 2018
Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed July 23, 2018

We visited this place on July 21, 2018 during rainy season. This place is in between Bandipur & Gundlepet. You need to take a right turn en route gundlepet to Bandipur. Sign boards are available. On the way, you can see a lot of flower...More

Thank vishnumohany2k
Reviewed July 2, 2018

Excellent place to visit when you drive along the forest. The drive till the bottom of the Betta is extremely scenic and lots of view of the village beauty.

Thank JRajaram
Reviewed November 24, 2017 via mobile

This is a superb place with spectacular views and a calm temple atop the hill . This is the highest peak in Bandipur. Private vehicles are not allowed to travel to the hill top . 2 of KSRTC's new buses ply on to the top...More

Thank VaishnavR6
Reviewed May 26, 2017 via mobile

Lovely place.. Wonderful place to visit near by mysore. U will get a chance to touch clouds at one point of time. We saw some wild animals.

Thank anand.s a
Reviewed January 6, 2017

You get up here by by piling on to a wheezy state transport bus little realising what lies ahead. The next 30 minutes or so the bust travels only in one direction. Straight up . And very soon you are praying that that engine doesn't...More

1  Thank AndyPenat
Reviewed November 29, 2016

Amazing scenery / landscape/ well maintained and guarded temple compared to how neglected it was a few years back. Only designated KSRTC bus is allowed to the summit. Private vehicles can be parked near the entry to the hills. Bus service is good enough and...More

Thank djain2016
Reviewed October 31, 2016 via mobile

One of best place I have ever visited after so many months.. we have to park our car near check post and catch KSRTC bus to reach temple.. it takes 20 mins but journey was awesome.. Place is full of fog..

Thank AryanM116
Reviewed October 5, 2016

This Temple is located around 20 Kms from Bandipur, near a village called "Hangala" on Gundlupet - Bandipur (Mysore - Ooty) Road. This place is primarily a Hill Station wherein on the top of the Hill station, Lord Gopalakrishna Temple is located. To reach this...More

Thank AnilKumarBR
Reviewed October 4, 2016

Vey ancient temple on top of the hills. It is in bandipur forest; you will get wonderful view from the top. The view from the top is splendid; beyond words. Mist will come frequently, so it all about your luck. The path to the top...More

Thank Shajukr
Reviewed October 4, 2016

This temple is very old built built on top of the hillock.The scenery around is awesome and if you are lucky you can see some elephants also. Your car has to be left at the foot hills and KSRTC bus is to be used to...More

Thank pradeep b
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