Places to be in Banglore

Located down south, this city is a paradise in itself. The salubrious climate adds on to the feel. The city boasts of spacious gardens, tree-lined avenues, flowering trees, lakes, gardens and beautiful mountains around. Thus, concluding the tag of ‘the garden city’. With its booming economy, it is considered as the fastest growing cosmopolitan cities. Just the garden city is not enough, it is followed by a list of many more names like, India’s silicon valley, Pub city, Shopper’s paradise, Air-conditioned city etc etc..

Bangalore has loads to offer- a rich cultural heritage, Historic monuments, cultural centers, art and craft galleries, exotic cuisine and a lot of scenic beauty. Here is a list of a few to-visit places.

Vidhana Soudha

A magnificent building, houses the state legislature which was conceived and executed by one of the former Chief Ministers of the State.

Cubbon Park

Spread over 300 acres of land, this park serves as the lung space of the ever growing city. It is a park which is one of its types. Pretty soothing and refreshing.

The Bull Temple

Built by Kempe Gowda, this temple is famous for a huge monolithic bull that stands 4.5 m tall and 6m long.

Nandi Hills

The range of craggy hills holds the Amrita Sarovar Lake and is popular health resort today. A flight of steps leads to the base of the hill top.

Shiva Statue

This Shiva statue is 65 feet tall and depicts Lord Shiva who is seated in Padmasan. This is the largest Shiva statue in India.


A perfect and breath taking blend of modern and traditional South-Indian temple architecture. The Iskcon temple should be a must see in your itinerary.

Surrounded by weekend gateways, Bangalore makes an ideal hub for visitors who want to travel to the many hill stations and coastal towns of South India.



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