All Bangaloreans will know the feel of this place as it is the perfect weekend getaway for them. It is none other than Nandi Hills. Tipu Sultan used this place as a summer getaway as it has one of the best climates during summer. Also known as Nandidurg or Nandibeta, Nandi Hills is not just a plain hill but a temple hill, as the age old Dravidian temple dedicated solely to the Nandi Statue is located here on the hill top. Thousands of tourists visit the hills by drive or ride to get mesmerized by the breath-taking view.