Best Sightseeing Places in Bangalore
Before planning your Bangalore vacation, be familiar with what you must visit.
Bangalore is often called as the city of Gardens because it has three beautiful gardens,
Lal Bagh, Cubbon Park, Jayaprakash Narayan Biodiversity Park (JP Park) and several
other landscaped gardens.
The history of various contexts is preserved in several museums of Bangalore. Some
of the popular museums are Government Museum, Kempegowda Museum, Karnataka
Folk Museum, Gandhi Bhavan, HAL Aerospace Museum, NIMHANS Brain Museum,
Philatelic Museum, Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium, Law Museum etc.
The most iconic historical monuments which you must include in your Bangalore
holiday package are, Bangalore Fort, Tipu Sultan's Summer Palace, Bull Temple,
Bangalore Palace and Mayo Hall.
Legends Motorcycle Museum, NIMHANS Brain Museum, Madras Sappers Museum &
Archives, Vidhana Soudha, Attara Kacheri, National Gallery of Modern Art, Karnataka
Chitrakala Parishat, Dodda Alada Mara are some of the other places of attractions of
Best Time for Holidaying in Bangalore
Bangalore enjoys a moderate climate all around the year. It is not very hot in summers
and not very cold in winters. However, if you are planning a Bangalore trip, then the
best time would be during the months of October to February (in winters). This time will
surely let you to enjoy visits all the tourist places.
Must Buy Things from Bangalore
Shopping is a delightful experience in Bangalore (now Bengaluru), where you can find
almost everything from the small by-lanes of the markets to the fancy shopping malls.
As far as the must buy things are concerned, they ranges from jewelry, sandalwood,
rosewood, the Lambani jewelry, silk (sarees), hand woven materials and Ivory artefacts
are the best. You can get a great choice of these items during your Bangalore
tour from main shopping centres like, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Commercial Street,
Brigade Road, Public Utility Building, Kempe Gowda Road, Jayachamarajendra Road,
Jayanagar Shopping Complex, Russel Market, City Market and Avenue Road.
Explore Options to Reach Bangalore
Before booking your Bangalore holiday packages, you must be aware of the ways to
reach this beautiful city. To know more, read on:
Bangalore has its own international airport (Kempegowda International Airport), located
at Devanahalli which is about 40 KM from the City centre.
Bangalore comes under the South Western Railway zone of the Indian Railways. There
are four major railway stations: Bangalore City junction, Bangalore Cantonment railway
station, Yeshwantapur junction and Krishnarajapuram railway station that connects this
city with all major cities of India.
This Garden City is well connected with excellent roadways. The regular buses are
operated by Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC). BMTC runs air-
conditioned luxury buses on major routes, and also operates shuttle services from
various parts of the city to / from Kempegowda International Airport. Some of the
KSRTC buses to Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh ply from Shantinagar Bus Station,
Satellite Bus Station at Mysore road and Baiyappanahalli satellite bus station.