Places to enjoy the sunset in Bangalore

Places to enjoy the sunset in Bangalore

A sunset is the most romantic moment or tranquil experience you can have, even alone. The hues of the sun make your day’s ending better and more beautiful. Live a memorable evening, one you can reminisce about and take a moment of fresh breath while you see the sun setting.  Bangalore has plenty of places to watch sunsets. Lakes, hills, and gardens are a few places where you can go with your friends, partner, or even alone to enjoy a quiet and beautiful sunset.

Nandi Hills

The crowd at this beautiful peak may have you thinking that it has lost its charm. However, you can take your car and drive to these hills, timing your day in a way that you reach when the sun has begun to set. Lie down on the lush green mountains and soak in the moment of peace.

13th Floor

The 13th Floor is a famous restaurant popular for bringing some of the city's most beautiful views. With your favorite drink in hand and the company of friends or partner, you can gulp in this moment which provides you peace and ends your day on a beautiful note. If you don’t want to go to a spot specifically for a sunset, then you can definitely choose this place.

Cubbon Park

The city’s own central perk, also known as the lungs of the city, Cubbon park is the perfect way to spend time with your family and friends. People often visit for a morning jog or to have a picnic to spend quality moments together. You can experience the superior air quality in the park when compared to the rest of the city. The landscape here in the park lights up every day at sunset. Have your favorite snacks from the local vendors and enjoy your evening.

Lalbagh Botanical Gardens

The hill near the Lalbagh main gate has a spectacular sunset view. You can plan your day when you can spend half of your day exploring the gardens and reach this spot when it's time for sunset. You can start your short hike to the top of the hill for beautiful views of the city clubbed with the best sunset.


Want to go for a long drive combining a trek to see a solid sunset? Let the explorer in you go 100 km north of Bangalore to the Siddarabetta mountains. With an easy trek, you are guaranteed to have the most beautiful sunset view from the mountains.

Ulsoor lake

Ulsoor lake is a man-made lake in the middle of the city . A popular spot of the city for morning walks, it has some of the best spots in the city. The sunset reflects in the lake perfectly and gives you an amazing experience of the hues. A picture-perfect spot which will give you a memorable experience and refreshing feeling.

Skandagiri Hills

Skandagiri hills is another spot near the city where you can enjoy the sunset view. Kalavara, a hamlet located at its foothill, serves as a perfect spot for your evening. If you would like to trek, you can opt for the Skandagiri night trek, a journey of 4-5 hours which will give you a panoramic view of the sun setting into the void.

Sankey Tank

Another man-made lake makes for a picturesque view of the sunset. The lake has the best views in the evening. You can see the sunset from the middle of the lake by taking a pedal or motorboat and enjoy the lake painted in the hues of orange and red by the sun. It also has landscaped gardens, benches, and paved walkways where you can sit and enjoy the sunset. You can end your day on a perfect note by eating at some of the popular restaurants nearby.

Hebbal Lake

Hebbal lake is one of the oldest and popular lakes in the city. Morning walks are a common activity that people visit this lake for. You can see an array of colors in the sky as the sun goes down for a dip. Plan a day out with friends for a serene view.

There are many other places which provide you a sunset view you will remember in the city. List out some of your favorite views. If you are planning to go out watching the sunset but have no one to go with, you can try Stych. It helps you find the unexplored spots in the city and also helps you find like-minded people to go out. So, if you are new to Bangalore or are someone who is looking to socialize more, you can give Stych a try:

Linkedin @stych-social
Twitter @stychsocial