10 BEST Places to Visit in Bengaluru

Lal Bagh

Lal Bagh is a popular botanical garden in southern Bangalore. The famous glass house hosts flower shows every year on Republic Day and Independence Day. Lalbagh houses the largest collection of tropical plants in India, has a lake and is a green paradise of Bangalore.
TimingsMonday to Sunday ( 6 am – 6 pm )
Contact080 2657 8184

Cubbon Park

It is said that Cubbon Park is the lung of the city of Bangalore, located in the center. It has a wide variety of flora and fauna species and many locals visit the park for a morning walk. It also hosts events such as nature walks for naturalists. It is also a place visited by tourists because of its landscape and greenery. The Jawahar Bal Bhavan is a fun park for children.
TimingsMonday to Sunday ( 6 am – 6 pm )
Contact080 2286 4125

Tipu Sultan Palace

The Summer Palace of Tipu Sultan was the summer residence of the Mysorean ruler Tipu Sultan. It is an Indo-Islamic architectural beauty that is a famous tourist place in Bangalore. The rooms on the ground floor become museums that house the achievements, clothing, paintings and much more of Tipu Sultan that captivates the visitor on the ruler.
TimingsMonday to Sunday ( 8:30 am – 5:30 pm)
Contact080 2670 6836

Bangalore Palace

The Bangalore Palace is a Tudor style palace that now belongs to the Royal Family of Mysore. Many events such as rock shows, exhibitions, weddings, tennis, cricket, golf and horse academies are held in portions given to the 5 daughters of Maharaja. He performs mostly Music Concerts and many international artists such as, Aerosmith, Backstreet Boys, David Guetta, Akon, Black Eyed Peas, Metallica, The Rolling Stones, Guns and Roses, The Prodigy, Enrique Iglesias and others have performed here.
TimingsMonday to Sunday (10 am – 5 pm)
Contact080 2336 0818

Art of Living International Centre

The Art of Living International Center is located at the top of the Panchagiri hills. It is surrounded by vegetation and a lake. It hosts meditative walks and satsangs every afternoon and residential events every week, with participants from all over the world.
TimingsMonday to Sunday (9 am – 8 pm)
Contact080672 62626

6 Wonder La

Wonder La is an amusement park in Bangalore that features 55 land and water attractions, a musical fountain, a laser show and a dance floor with electronically controlled rain showers. Together with the park it is a world class resort for a comfortable stay. It is one of the best-rated amusement parks in Asia.
TimingsMonday to Sunday (11 am – 7 pm)
Contact091000 63636

Ulsoor Lake

Ulsoor Lake is one of the largest lakes in Bangalore and has several small islands. The most famous attraction here is the navigation, which makes small stops on the islands. Besides being a must-see tourist spot, it is also a place for a romantic getaway. You can spend a quiet moment with your loved one here.
Timings: Thursday to Tuesday (6 am – 8 pm)

Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium

The Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium is administered by BASE and is visited by people from all over the world. It has a projector in its dome that projects the night sky and the constellations. The Nehru Planetarium organizes various shows and events to teach astronomy and provide knowledge to geeks of science. They also have an association whose members can meet for reading, workshops, debates, as well as observing the night sky. It is a must see if you love science and astronomy.
TimingsTuesday to Sunday (12:15 pm – 4:30 pm)
Contact080 2237 9725

Bull Temple

It is said that Dodda Basavana Gudi (the Nandi Temple or Temple of the Bull) is the largest Nandi temple in the world. The bull that is referred to is a sacred Hindu demigod, known as Nandi, who is a close devotee and assistant to Lord Shiva. It is packed with tourists and devotees during the famous Kadalekaayi Parishe festival.
TimingsMonday  to Sunday (6:30 am – 12:30 pm & 5:30pm – 8:30 pm)
Contact080 2667 8777

10 Nandi Hills

Nandi Hills or Nandidurg is an old hill fort, 60 km from Bangalore. It is adorned with a 1300-year-old Dravidian-style temple, Lord Shiva and Parvati temple and the Bhoga Nandeeshwara temple in the village of Nandi, which is one of the oldest temples in Karnataka. One could easily spend a day here visiting its various attractions such as Tipu’s Summer Palace, Tipu’s Drop, Horseway, Children’s Playground, Nehru Nilaya, Gandhi House, Secret Escape Route, Rivers and activities such as cycling, cycling, walking, as well as paragliding.