Destinations  »  Bangalore

Bangalore is the capital city of the southern Indian state of Karnataka. It is the seventh largest city in India. It is also known as the Garden City because of its many beautiful gardens and parks. Though the origin of Bangalore is ancient, the present-day city was founded in the 16th century and has since continued to be an important administrative center. Because of the high concentration of IT industry, it also called the Silicon Valley of India.
Tourism Attractions:


Bull Temple

Fort & Tippu's Palace

Ulsoor Lake

Lal Bagh

Venkatappa Art Gallery

Cubbon Park

Vidhana Soudha

Vishveswaraya Industrial & Technological Museum

Venkatappa Art Gallery

Bannerghat National Park

Nandi Hills

White Field (Kadugodi)

Kolar Gold Fields


Sati Subramanya

Kaivara (Temples of Pandavas)

Visiting Time:
Although the weather of Bangalore is pleasant throughout the year, it is best visited in the winters.
How to Reach:

By Air: Indian Airlines link Bangalore with Calcutta, Delhi, Madras, Bombay, Pune, Ahmedabad, Coimbatore, Goa, Hyderabad, Calicut and Trivandrum. Damania Airlines, East-West, Continental Aviation also operates flights from Bangalore to Bombay.

By Bus: Bangalore is connected by good motorable roads with Bandipur- 220 kms, Belur- 322 kms, Madras- 334 kms, Bombay- 998 kms, Cochin- 526 kms

By Train: Bangalore is directly connected by rail with Ahmedabad, Bombay, Calcutta, Cochin, Delhi, Guwahati, Howrah, Hyderabad, Mangalore, Madras, Mysore, Nagpur, Trivandrum, Vasco-da-Gama (Goa) and other cities in India.