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Bengaluru Travel Guide

Bangalore now known as Bengaluru has grown over the years. The city has undergone transformation in all sectors of the economy. Way back during the 1980s, the Indian government had put in all efforts to establish the electronic industry. This proved to be a stepping stone for the city. Bengaluru city is now known as Silicon Valley- a prominent IT hub in the country.

The city is not only famous for its multinational IT companies but has many places to see around. Long before the city was known for its electronic industry, it was known as an important sightseeing destination.

Tourists from different places visit Bengaluru to tour around the places of interest. A Bengaluru travel guide can help you with your travel plans if you wish to visit Bengaluru.

When to visit Bengaluru

The climate of Bengaluru is pleasant. The best time to travel to Bengaluru is September through March. March through May is the warmest. December through January is the coldest. However, you can travel to the city any time of the year.

Places of interest in Bengaluru

Bengaluru has many tourist attractions. Ranging from monuments to holy places, there are various places you can tour around in the city. Check out the tourist hot spots in Bengaluru-

Parks in Bengaluru

  • Crazy Waters
  • Bal Bhawan
  • Cubbon Park
  • Cariappa Memorial Park
  • WonderLa
  • Neeladri Amusement Park etc

Monuments in Bengaluru

  • Tipu’s Palace
  • Vidhan Soudha
  • Attara Kacheri
  • Bangalore Palace
  • Seshadri Iyer Memorial Hall etc

Holy Places in Bengaluru

  • Dharmaraja Temple
  • Bull Temple
  • St Mary Church
  • Banashankari Temple
  • Jumma Masjid etc

Museums in Bengaluru

  • Karnataka Folk Museum
  • Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium
  • Government Aquarium
  • Janapada Loka etc 

Hotels in Bengaluru

Hotels in Bengaluru are 5 star, 4 star, 3 star rated. You will also find budget or economy range hotels. Most of the hotels offer facilities and services that will help you to relax and enjoy your stay in Bengaluru. Given below is a list of hotels belonging to different categories-

  • 12th Avenue Hotel
  • 37th Crescent Hotel
  • Chairman’s Club and Resort
  • Chancery Pavilion Hotel
  • Oterra Hotel
  • Orchard Suites Sankey etc

Tourist information centers in Bengaluru

If you want to get any tourism related information, you can visit any one of the following tourist information centers-

  • Karnataka State Tourism Development Corporation and Department of Tourism
  • Government of India Tourist Office
  • Department of Tourism
  • Government of Karnataka Tourist Information Center etc

Transportation system within Bengaluru

A Bengaluru travel guide will also help you to know about the transportation network of the city. Public transport in Bengaluru is well developed. Ranging from buses, auto rickshaws to private cabs, you can avail any mode of transport to reach your destination. Of late, Volvo buses have started plying. They carry people from one part of the city to another. Benagluru being an important city is well connected to the other cities/towns/countries. It can be reached by air, road, and rail.