Bellikkal in a glance
State : Tamil Nadu
Bellikkal is one of those places to visit around Bangalore where you can completely relax without having to worry about a ‘things to do’ list for your vacations and yet experience mountains that will steal your breath away. Located in the iconic Nilgiris at a distance of 15 kms from Ooty, Bellikkal has a beautiful lake, rich fauna and is an excellent destination for bird watching. This place attracts tourists from around the world owing to its scenic magnificence.
The distance from Bangalore to Bellikkal is 312 kms and is a perfect place to visit near to Bangalore with a lot of things to do over a weekend trip.
How to reach Bellikal
By air :
The closest airport is the Mangalore airport located at a distance of 80 kilometers from Bellikkal.
By train :
The closest broad guage railway station is the Coimbatore railway station.
By road :
One can get serveral state and private busses offering shuttle service from nearby cities like Mangalore and Coimbatore.
What to eat in Bellikkal : Local Food and Cuisine
Eating options in Bellikkal are limited to some small tea shops and eating joints open in the city. The Silver Stone Hotel, one of the only lodging options of Bellikkal does have an in house restaurant.