Dodda Alada Mara
Suitable for a weekend evening getaway in Bangalore with family and friends . Big Banyan tree is spread over 5 acres and it’s a 400 years old tree. This tree at Bangalore is the 4th biggest Banyan tree in India after the first biggest big banyan tree in Aandrapradesh – Thimmamma marimanu near Gooty, one at Botanical Garden in Kolkatta and Chennai Adahar Aala maram ( Banayan tree). Now this tree is living without its main trunk. This place is well maintained like a park with a proper fencing.
The Big Banyan tree is also called as Dodda Alada Mara locally and suitable for one time visit. It’s one of the famous place in Bangalore. At this natural wonder lots of movie songs and fight sequence where shot.
Distance : 28kms from Bangalore . Located at Kethohalli village & 8Kms from Bangalore – Mysore NH
Nearby attraction : Mancahnabele reservoir