Some of the worth visiting attractions during the British colonial period are Bellary
Central Jail, St. Philomena's School Complex, St. John's School Complex, Govt
Polytechnic Bellary, 1st railway gate road etc.
Parks, Gardens and Green Spaces:
The Ballari and Kumbara rock hills, Kuntegadda Park, Kaategudda Park,
Basavanakunta Park and Parvathinagar Park are some of the famous gardens having
semi-desert flora and fauna.
Established in the year 1981, this zoo and children's park sprawls over an area of about
2.4 hectares and hosts a variety of fauna including Blackbuck, Jackal, Spotted deer
(Chital), Crocodile, Cobra, Indian Peafowl, Python, Panther, Bear, Boar, etc.
Best Time to Visit Bellary
Bellary enjoys a pleasant climate throughout the year. Summers are pretty hot,
monsoon gets moderate rain (sometimes the heaviest) and the winter season is the
best with pleasant and cool weather. Therefore, the best time to go for Bellary trip is
from the month of October to March. In fact, it is the best time to enjoy the sightseeing
and other outdoor activities in this place.
Things to Buy in Bellary
Being a famous historical place, you will have so much to view but there is no much
scope of shopping. So, enjoy the sightseeing and explore the treasures of the history.
Explore Options to Reach Bellary
Before booking your Bellary holiday packages, you must be aware of the ways to
reach this city. To know more, read on:
Vidyanagar Airport is the airport located at a distance of 40 KM from the main city.
Bangalore based Charter airline, Taneja Aerospace and Aviation Ltd (TAAL), operate
sightseeing charter flights to Hampi and Mysore since October 2002.
The city is served by Bellary Junction and the Cantonment Station on the Hubli–
Guntakal line and the extended Bellary–Rayadurgam–Chitradurga line and falls under
the jurisdiction of South Western Railway. Thus, it is connected very well by rail to
major cities like, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Tirupati, Guntakal, Vijayawada, Howrah, Pune,
Kolhapur, Vasco, Bhubaneswar etc. Guntakal is an important junction close to Bellary,
from where trains to Mumbai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Chennai and other places in India are
Road is known to be the best option to reach Bellary because the main inter-city bus
station is just located outside the city. Its old bus stand still offers private and state
owned bus services that further connect other rural locations as well. You can easily
access Bellary from Bangalore through direct bus or can hire taxi as well. Choose any
of the traveling modes and come for an incredible Bellary tour.