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Gudibande Circuit | Short rides from Bengaluru 

Arrow straight roads, beautiful twisties, serene lakes and a delicious breakfast at the end makes the Gudibande circuit, a delight to ride on a motorcycle. 💯❤️

The Gudibande circuit, a 183kms ride loop – takes one through the dual-carriage straight NH-44 till Ramaganahalli, onto the single-lane Gudibanda-Gauribidanur road leading to the majestic Bhairasagara lake with a fantastic view point, Followed by a short span of wide twists leading to the massive serene Vatadahosahalli lake aka Sabbanahalli Lake Viewpoint (ideal to sit, chat and take pictures).

The next section is brilliant piece of single-lane tarmac village roads via the Manchenahalli, Thondebhavi and to Ayyappa Tiffin Room in Doddaballapur town for a sumptuous breakfast combo and filter coffee.😋 Post this one can head back to Bengaluru via Rajanukunte, Yelahanka.

Beautiful single lane roads on the Gudibande circuit ride from Bengaluru
Enroute Gudibande | Beautiful single-lane roads ❤️
Pitstop at Gudibande Kere View Point overlooking the Bhairasagara Lake Karnataka
At Bhairasagara Lake 😊
Winding Roads leading to Vatadahosahalli Lake Karnataka
Fun corners leading to the Vatadahosahalli Lake
Triumph Daytona 675R soaking in the views at Sabbanahalli Lake View Point Karnataka
At Vatadahosahalli Lake ❤️

Useful Information:

  • Best Time to Ride
    • Early morning
    • Avoid weekends, since the traffic back in Bengaluru kills the mojo of the beautiful ride ☹️
  • Road & Route Condition
    • Perfect for a super sport, fantastic tarmac all along
    • Ideal for Solo Riders, Women Riders and small groups of upto 4-6 motorcyclists
  • Must-Carry Items:
    • Carry snacks and drinking water
    • If an adv friend is tagging along, carry some Decathlon Camping Stool (foldable) in the panniers/top-box, a nice flask of filter coffee, to sit by the lakes, sip, chat and relax 🥰
  • Be Responsible, DO NOT DISCARD WASTE by the lake, carry them back in a plastic bag and discard in a proper dustbin
  • Premium Fuel Stations Enroute
    • No XP95/high-octane fuel is available once you turn from the NH44 till Thondebhavi
    • Plenty of options before and after 
    • Best is to fuel up in Bengaluru city and refill on the way back home in the city
  • Public Toilets: No designated public toilets are available enroute
  • Total Circuit Distance: 183 kms 
  • Full Route:
    • Esteem Mall, Hebbal, Bengaluru > Gudibande kere viewpoint > Sabbanahalli Lake View Point > Manchenahalli > Thondebhavi > Ayyappa Tiffin Toom, Doddaballapur Town > Rajanukunte > Yelahanka > Jakkur > Esteem Mall, Hebbal, Bengaluru
    • Google Maps Link of the route
  • Best Breakfast Stop
    • Ayyappa Tiffin Room, Doddaballapur [Google Maps Link]
    • Must Eat: breakfast combo, Puri sagu, filter coffee, lemon rice
    • Motorcycle Parking: free parking outside the hotel 
    • Mode of payment: accepts cash and UPI only [No credit/debit cards are accepted]
  • Take it easy and relish the ride: while the circuit distance may seem long, don’t get hustled, ride at your comfortable pace, soak-in the views, cherish the time with your motorcycle group and enjoy the ride 😊
Breakfast combo at Ayyappa Tiffin Room Doddaballapura
Breakfast combo at Ayyappa Tiffin Room, Doddaballapura 😋
Short bike rides from Bengaluru on the Gudibande Circuit - Soaking in the views at Vatadahosahalli lake Karnataka

The Gudibande ride circuit is a fantastic loop to ride out and back into Bengaluru, it’s not a touristy circuit, ideal for an unwind ride 🤟🏻


✅ Wear Full Riding Gear

✅ Be courteous, Respect the public road/highways, speed limits & Go Easy on the throttle while crossing a village

✅ Hammer the racetrack, pace the street

✅ DO NOT Litter, carry back your disposable bottles/snack wrappers etc

Beautiful views of the gorgeous Vatadahosahalli Lake Karnataka - Touring on the Honda Africa Twin DCT in India

Special thanks to Kapil for introducing this fantastic route 🤗🤗

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