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15 popular places to visit in Bangalore

Bangalore was popularly known as the ‘Silicon Valley of India’, is a metro city, Capital of Karnataka State and always a tempting city especially to the new generation for its nightlife, amusements, parks, the assortment of cuisines and a range of excitements. Bangalore is also called the ‘Garden city’ and at a point of time it was also called the ‘Pensioners paradise’. Lots of tourists are attracted to the garden city due to which demand for foreign money exchange in Bangalore is increasing. There are lots of forex counters in the city to ease the hassle of foreign travelers.

 A truly interesting and ideal location within the country with fewer hassles could be planned even within a short duration of time and made superb with the assistance of our competent travel desk.

Parks& Gardens

Cubbon Park –A vital landmark and a major tourist attraction in the heart of Bangalore city. Cubbon Park includes important government buildings, monuments, and heritage centers and stretches out to a large area with a wide diversity of flowering plants. 

Lalbagh Park - often called the Lalbagh Botanical Gardens, is a prominent botanical garden located in southern Bengaluru, India. The garden has a famous glass house which entertains two flower shows on 26th January and 15 August annually.It is the main tourist attraction with a lake and a huge variety of tropical plants and a few species of birds.

Bannerghatta National Park – A travel spot which offers an array of charms well-matched to the taste of diverse age groups. It includes a safari park, a snake house, a butterfly arena, an aquarium, a zoo, an animal rescue center and a pet corner. Ancient temples for worship and a destination for trekking is a bonus attraction. Animal rearing villages too are enclosed within the Bannerghatta national park area.

Indira Gandhi Musical Fountain Park is an all-time destination for tourist.JP Park, Freedom Park, Butterfly Park, Bugle Rock Park, Lumbini Park are other added attractions.

History & Architecture

VidhanaSoudha - A legislative building which marks an outstanding landmark, constructed in the Neo-Dravidian style positioned in the heart of the city, with The High Court of Karnataka situated opposite on Dr Ambedkhar road, Seshadripuram, Bangalore. It is interesting to note that they are all located in the Cubbon Park.

Bangalore Palace – Though the Palace is presently owned by the Mysore royal family, the design salutation goes to Rev J Garrett whose architectural elegance was proved through the Tudor-style design by which the Palace is a renowned center for tourists.

Bangalore Fort popularly known as Tipu Sultan’s Fort is much talked about in History. Tipu Sultan’s Summer Palace, Devanahalli Fort are yet other must visit places for tourist who enjoy excavating through the past.

Museums & Art Galleries

Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum Science museum set up by, the All India Manufacturers’ Organisation, Mysore State Board, to honor Bharat Ratna Sir M Visvesvaraya at Kasturba road, Bangalore. 

HAL Aerospace Museum – is a part of the HAL Heritage Centre and Aero Space Museum, also the first Aerospace museum of India. The museum exhibits the variety of aircraft and helicopters, models of aircraft engines, a mock Air Traffic Control Tower and other contents from the history of Indian Aviation. 

National Art Gallery of Modern Art and Venkattappa Art Gallery correspondingly attract the tourists.

Karnataka High Court, Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium, Karnataka Chithra Kala Parishad are bonus attractions to visitors contributing to enlarge the knowledge of sightseers.

Lakes and aquatic recreation –Ulsoor is famous as a tourist center whereby Ulsoor Lake is likewise important. Others are Sankey Tank, Hebbal Lake, Hesaraghatti Lake, Bellandur Lake and Puttanahalli Lake.

Amusements and Fun

Wonderla Amusement Park – an amusement theme park with a hotchpotch of wet and dry rides. Amazing? Scary? Crazy? Thrilling? Adventurous? Try and recognize how you feel.

Fun World – Yet another amusement and water theme Park in Bangalore. 

Snow City – The first indoor snow park with ample choice of frozen rides for families.

Other places of Tourist interest includes St Mary’s Basilica, Peninsular Gneiss, Male Mahadeshwara Hills, ISKCON Temple, Nandi Temple, GaviGangadharsweshara Temple, RagigudaAnjaneya Temple, Big Bull Temple, Hulimavu Cave Temple and KaduMalleshwara Temple.




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