Destination Bengaluru (Bangalore)
Bengaluru- highly emerging as a travel destination is decked with some fabulous places ranging from temples to museums, from parks, zoos to national park, from malls to entertainment places, the city has it all. The city is also a highly liked travel spot for its moderate and pleasant weather. The modern city life of Bengaluru is also the attracting features for visitors coming from different localities of the globe. This IT hub of Karnataka is also renowned for its historic characteristics.
Places to see in Bengaluru:
Channapatna is an excellent locale for wooden toys. Channapatna is a highly visited travel hot spot and frequently explored by global visitors.
Mekedatu is a beautiful and very scenic picnic spot near a deep ravine, chasm around 5meters wide are the extra ordinary features of the spot located on top. Mekedatu is positioned on Kanakapura Road
Ramohalli is a fabulous picnic spot boasts of a 400-year old sprawling banyan tree, spread over 4 acres. The region around Bengaluru is sprinkled with massive rock formations, the two notable ones being Shivaganga (4599 ft. high) and Savandurga.
BannerghattaNational Park (22km)
BannerghattaNational Park is located in a picturesque surrounding with a variety of fauna. Positioned at Anekal Road bison’s, Elephants, Baboons, Panthers, Jackals and Lion tailed Monkeys are the main attractions of the park. The park is decked with a snake park and lion and tiger safari.
Hesaraghatta has an artificial lake of Bengaluru, where boating and windsurfing are the main activities. A dairy and a horticulture farm are also nearby. ‘Nrityagrama’ is a training centre where young dancers are trained all disciplines of traditional dance.
Other major attraction of Bengaluru:
- Palace of Tipu Sultan
- Vidhan Soudha
- Bull Temple
- Lalbagh Botanical Gardens
- Cubbon Park
- ISKCON temple
- Kempegowda Fort
- Venkatappa Art Gallery
Places of entertainment in Bengaluru:
A large number of shopping destination, restaurants, bars, discos and lounges are in the city for the purpose of entertainment:
- Chowdaiah Memorial Hall
- Liquor Cafe
- Jockey Club
- F-bar and Lounge
- Purple Haze
Places to visit near Bengaluru
- Hogenekkal Falls (140km)
- Devarayanadurga (60 kms)
- Kolar Gold Fields