Bangalore has some amazing places to travel to and here is the list of places to visit in Bangalore, we have provided all the details about it so that you don’t have to search more about these places.
1.Lal Bagh Botanical garden
Lal Bagh Botanical is one of the oldest botanical gardens in South India and in the whole of India as well, this place is a major tourist attraction in South India, Lal Bagh is located in the South of Bangalore and is one of the longest botanical gardens, with proper planning and Glasshouses and many more throughout the garden.
The garden itself is spread over an area of 240 acres and its construction was commissioned by the famous ruler Hyder Ali. This garden was finally finished by his son Tipu Sultan, Lalbagh is home to exotic flowers that were imported by the Sultan from countries like France, Persia, Arabia, Afghanistan, etc. Therefore, flowers that were previously never seen in India were first witnessed in this historical garden.
Tipu Sultan Brought in many varieties of Trees from all over the world and can be still found here.
How to enjoy it the most?
- Visit Glass House
- Visit Lal Bagh Rock
- Visit The Floral Clock
- Lalbagh Lake
Places to visit near Lal bagh?
- Tipu Sultan’s Palace which is 2.5 km from the garden
- Bangalore Fort 2.4 km from la bagh
- Bull Temple 3.4 km from lalbagh
- 4.6 km from lalbagh
Which time should you Visit Lal Bagh?
You can visit this place all year round, but would advice to visit in Winters
From 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
- 10rs for Children
- 20 rs for adults
Brigade Road is the places where you should carry a good budget with you like it a shopping street, and here you will find all kinds of shops to buy items, there is a long stretch of standalone shops and individuals who sell many trendy things, which you can’t resist to purchase! So this has to be on the list of places to visit in Bangalore.
There is a huge crowd during the 31st December to celebrate the New Year, as it it has been a hub for celebrating New Year almost every year. There is lots of Parking space, so need not worry about parking and rather focus on shopping, here you can also bargain with vendors.
What to expect?
- lots of store
- Trendy shops
- All kinds of shops
Timings to visit :-
It is open all day, but should visit in Evening. Market closes at midnight.
The construction of the palace started in the year 1874 by Mr. John Cameron of Lalbagh was assigned the task of landscaping the Palace along with its surroundings. The complete construction of the palace was completed in the year, 1878.
During the time when different maharaja’s ruled Bangalore, they have certainly made few changes in the palace, there is a lot of changes done to the original built. The palace shows exquisite wooden interiors surrounded by pristine walls. The whole palace is surrounded by a beautiful garden and the architecture of the palace is fantastic and full of surprises. It has a collection of 30000 ancient photographs.
What to expect?
- Beautiful garden around the palace
- The amazing architecture inside the palace
- Ancient pictures and artwork
What time to visit?
You can visit all year round, but most relaxing time is in winters.
4.Bannerghatta National Park
Bannerghatta National park is also known as Bangalore Bannerghatta Botanical garden (BBBP), it is in the outskirts of Bangalore and is one go the most visited by environment enthusiasts, wildlife here is an integral part of the garden. This place has to be on the list of places to visit in Bangalore.
This place was declared a biological reserve in the year 2002, and since then it has been reserved and is taken very good care of, as there are multiple varieties of wildlife in the park and needs good care. There is also a wildlife safari, zoo, and butterfly Park, you can come here to relax and feel connected to nature.
How to enjoy the most ?
- take good pictures with animals
- Enjoy the wildlife and butterfly park
- Must visit Uddigebande
- Must visit Chudahalli Reservoir
- Must visit Thottikallu Falls
Timings to visit?
It is open all year round , but you should visit in Winter Season for best relaxed mood.
9:30 am to 5:00 pm
Entry Fees :-
- 80rs for Adults
- 40rs for Children.
Nandi Hills is a hill station and is a small albeit beautiful town, people of Bangalore have discovered it recently, for their weekend gateway, and come here and relax, as the weather and atmosphere are very relaxing and clean.
The place was previously used by the famous ruler Tipu Sultan as a summer retreat, and several traces of the Sultan’s life and legacy can be found in the area. His summer residence can still be found in Nandi Hills. Because of its historic and lovely weather, it has to be on the list of places to visit in Bangalore.
Nandi Hills are located 60km away from the bangalore city .
There are also multiple good restaurants on Nandi Hills, so you can enjoy good food with good views.
How to enjoy it the most?
- Tipu’s Drop
- Bhoga Naandeeshara temple
- Amrita Sarowar
Things to do in Nandi hills:-
Timings to visit?
You can visit year around, but visit in Winter for most relaxing time to spend.
Skandagiri is one of the most beautiful hill stations around Bangalore and is one the best destination of trekking enthusiasts, is also known as Kalavara Durga among the locals. Surrounded by the Nandi Hills, it lies at an elevation of 1450 meters.
Trekking from the bottom to the top of the hill is a most thrilling experience for trekkers as it is surrounded by Nandi hills you can feel the soak of natural vibes and is very much fun. For trekking enthusiasts, this place has to be on the list of places to visit in Bangalore.
It is said that this SkandaGiri was once home to a majestic fort built by Tipu Sultan, who was the ruler of the kingdom of Mysore in the eighteenth century. When the battle between his kingdom and the Britishers was lost, there was a shift in the power of the British officials.
Trekking spots to stop at :-
- Papagni Mutt
- Shiva Temple
- Tipu Sultan Fort
What else to visit when at Skanda Giri?
- Grover Zampa Vineyards
- Gati Subramanya
Best time to visit?
Visit in Winters only! , because in summers it gets very hot , and in monson it gets too slippery!
Jakkur is a famous tourist spot in Bangalore as it has microlight flying flights which take you on a tour of Bangalore via Air! Isn’Isn’t that amazing !! , you can enjoy Bangalore from the top of the sky. This adventure has to be on the list of places to visit in Bangalore.
Flying at the height of 40,000 feet, you can experience the feel of fresh air from high above while riding with a professionally trained flight instructor. Try to spot the landscapes, area, and buildings of this southern city during this spectacular ride that you can take with your friends and family.
Timing to visit?
It is only open on Sundays from 8:00am to 12:00pm
Flight Time :- 10 mins
Flight fees:- 3500 rs approx
8. Kunti beta
One of the highest trekking around Bangalore is found in Kunti Beta, as the trek is 2900 meters and is ideally a 3-hour trek, let me tell you, you are going to enjoy the trekking as nature and weather here are just so amazing, it feels so close to nature.
The mythological significance of the place recites stories of Kunti and Pandavas who are said to have taken abode at these hillocks during their period of exile. It is suggested to indulge in a night trekking expedition as the place boasts of a decent population of fireflies which are on the verge of extinction today. This place is so close to nature, it has to be on the list of places to visit in Bangalore.
You can also do rock climbing on the rocky terrain, and you can also swim in the lake water of Thonnur lake.
Things to enjoy most :-
- Rock climbing
Timings to visit :- October to March
Trek fees:- 1500 rs approx
Anthargage and Shathashrunga range have one of the mind-blowing sites to watch, it is a rocky terrain hill range, hight of 1800 meters, and is mostly an illusionistic stretch of stacked rocky boulders and the natural cave exploration is a one of kind experience among these piled up volcanic rocks which makes this place one of the best things to see in Bangalore. This place has to be on the list of places to visit in Bangalore.
There is also an Anthargage Temple is one more destination there, which is visited by trekkers, Anthargange stands for ‘The Ganges from the deep’ or ‘Inner Stream’ in Kannada, that is also because of the bestrew of seven villages in the vicinity which are favored with a natural supply of fresh groundwater.
Here the trek takes place at night so you can lay down at night and enjoy the sky gazing.
Timing to visit ?
From October to march
Night Trekk fees:- 1200 rs approx
Down Below are all the locations of these places, have a look and plan your vacation /weekend with your friends and family.
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