Bull Temple

Currently Open [Closes at 09:00 pm]
  • Address: Bugle hill, Bull temple road, Basavangudi, Bangalore/Bengaluru, India
  • Timings: 06:00 am - 09:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids, Architecture

Bull Temple - Review

Dedicated to Nandi Bull, the Bull Temple is also known as 'Dodda Basavana Gudi'. A colossal granite statue is the highlight of this temple. Situated inside a park called Bugle Rock, this is one of the more popular temples in all of Bengaluru. Said to be the biggest Nandi temple in the world, the stone cut image of Nandi is continually covered with new layers of butter, known as benne in the local language of Kannada.

This temple flaunts the Dravidian style architecture and is the site where the groundnut festivals take place in November/December. Combine your visit to the Bull Temple with a quick stroll through the Bugle Rock Park or Gandhi Bazaar. Heading towards Lalbagh after this isn’t a bad idea as well. The place is about 1 km away is the cave temple of Gavi Gangadeshwara Temple. Here’s a word of advice for the Bull Temple visitors, ‘Beware of touts!’ Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Bengaluru itinerary 5 days.

Bull Temple Information

  • The peace of religious place should be maintained at all times.
  • Modest dressing is recommended.
  • Photography without permission is prohibited.

How To reach Bull Temple by Public Transport

  • Hire a taxi

Restaurants Near Bull Temple

  • Brahmin’s cafe shop

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TripHobo Highlights for Bull Temple

  • Bull Temple Address: Bugle hill, Bull temple road, Basavangudi, Bangalore/Bengaluru, India
  • Bull Temple Timing: 06:00 am - 09:00 pm
  • Bull Temple Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Bull Temple(preferred time): 07:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Bull Temple: 01:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Bull Temple

  • 42.08% of people who visit Bengaluru include Bull Temple in their plan

  • 72.41% of people start their Bull Temple visit around 07 AM - 08 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Bull Temple

Monday, Wednesday and Saturday

76.19% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Bull Temple

People normally club together Wonderla Amusement Park and Basavanagudi while planning their visit to Bull Temple.

People also prefer to start their day with Bull Temple.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Bull Temple Trips

Bull Temple, Bengaluru Reviews

  • We went early in the morning on Saturday. We were guided on where to enter and what to do was we moved around the bull. It's a quick stop. Also had fresh coconut water while we waited for our driver to come back and pick us up since there wasn't any parking in the area.

  • Heard a lot about this temple and finally got a chance to visit there. Very devotional place and very well maintained. And location is just between the greenery, is making it more beautiful. Feel so positive. Neat and clean, recommended for family and kids.

  • Very good temple to visit with kids and family. Neat and clean complex. Well maintained temple. Very big idol of Lord Ganesh. Feel blessed. Atmosphere is awesome. Lots of parking space is available. Hats off to the temple trust to maintain divinity of the place. If you like my review please like it...

  • Good nature around here.. Well known temple of Lord Ganesha. Many peoples are usually visit & do worship.

  • Good temple.. Good Environment. Quick escape from City life...

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