Dodda Aladha Mara

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  • Address: Tavarekere Hobli, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: View Point, Family And Kids, Picnic Spot, Nature

Dodda Aladha Mara - Review

As the name suggests, this is a gigantic Banyan tree that dots the landscape of Bangalore. Located at Ramohalli, this is a 400 years old tree and covers an area of 3 acres. One of the largest of its type, this tree looks ravishing with a crown circumference of more than 250 meters and more than a thousand aerial roots. The best part about this tree is that it gives immense shade thereby adding to a beautiful vision of greenery and cool shade all around. People visit this place as a picnic spot. What adds to the beauty of this place is the backdrop of Savanadurga hill and the backwaters of the Manchanabele reservoir. Do pay a visit here for a perfect communion with nature.

Dodda Aladha Mara Information

  • The tree is an aged one and hence, some of its branches require support. So, it is in the best interest of the travellers or tourists to not venture very close to such branches.

Dodda Aladha Mara Ticket Prices

  • Entry is free.

How To reach Dodda Aladha Mara by Public Transport

  • By hired taxis or autos from city centre.

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TripHobo Highlights for Dodda Aladha Mara

  • Dodda Aladha Mara Address: Tavarekere Hobli, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
  • Dodda Aladha Mara Timing: 24-hrs
  • Dodda Aladha Mara Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Dodda Aladha Mara(preferred time): 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Dodda Aladha Mara: 01:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Dodda Aladha Mara

  • 9.12% of people who visit Bengaluru include Dodda Aladha Mara in their plan

  • 33.33% of people start their Dodda Aladha Mara visit around 4 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Dodda Aladha Mara

Thursday, Friday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Dodda Aladha Mara

People normally club together Bannergatta National Park and Bugle Rock Park while planning their visit to Dodda Aladha Mara.

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

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Dodda Aladha Mara, Bengaluru Reviews

  • Good place where you will find 400 + years old trees. In this location lots of movie shooting done. But very less maintained. One of the weekend gateway place buy due to less maintenance people not sending more time. Lots of garbage thrown on the path . When checked with the responsible person over there he was saying they will not be releasing enough funds for cleaning. Govt should take necessary actions to maintain this place.

  • A nice break from city. Hardly needs a half day to enjoy this trip. Beware of monkeys... But no need to worry. Enough support staff around. It's a wonderful sight of single tree spanning 3 acres!! A must visit at least once.....

  • This banyan tree is more than 400 years old. The main trunk is not even there now. It is spread in more than 3 acres. Wonder in itself. You can spend approx 1 hr there as that is sufficient to explore. There is no entrance fees to the campus. There are few monkeys but didn't see them troubling the tourists.

  • Good place to enjoy an hour or so and admire the nature. It's difficult to figure out the original root of this big banyan tree. This tree must have seen a lot in its 400 years of life. Tourism department can do so much more to make this place a real tourist attraction.

  • One time place with family and friends. It is an old banyan tree and good to go with a group. You can sit here, chat and eat some snacks to spent time. Small place where you can spend not more than 1-2 hour. Lot of monkeys, may be kids will like this place more. Good ride from Bangalore via nice ring road on a cloudy day. Not too much crowded and kind of peaceful. Good place for nature lover..and will get good fresh air and peaceful mind

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