Bangalore City Tour
Bangalore City Tour :
Bengaluru is the capital of India's southern Karnataka state. The center of India's high-tech industry, the city is also known for its parks and nightlife. By Cubbon Park, Vidhana Soudha is a Neo-Dravidian legislative building. Former royal residences include 19th-century Bangalore Palace, modeled after England’s Windsor Castle, and Tipu Sultan’s Summer Palace, an 18th-century teak structure.Its elevation is over 900 m (3,000 ft) above sea level, the highest of India's major cities.
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Attractions Tourist places Around Bangalore :
Bangalore Palace :
Bangalore Palace is a palace located in Bangalore, Karnataka, India, in an area owned originally by Rev. J. Garrett, the first principal of the Central High School in Bangalore, now famous as Central College. The commencement of the construction of the palace is attributed to him.
Bangalore Palace Open Days : Monday-Saturday
Bangalore Palace Timings : 10:00 A.M To 5:30 P.M
Bangalore Palace Entrance Fee :
- Indians - Rs.225/-
- Foreigners - Rs.450/-
Lalbagh botanical garden :
Lalbagh or Lalbagh Botanical Gardens, meaning The Red Garden in English, is a well-known botanical garden in southern Bengaluru, India. It has a famous glass house dating from 1889 which hosts two annual flower shows(26 January and 15 August). Lalbagh houses India's largest collection of tropical plants, has a lake, and is one of the main tourist attractions in Bengaluru.Lal Bagh is also home to a few species of birds. The commonly sighted birds include Myna, Parakeets, Crows, Brahminy Kite, Pond Heron, Common Egret, Kingfisher, Spotted Owlets, Spotted kite, Spotted Pelican, Ducks, Indian Cormorant, Purple Moor Hen etc.
Lalbagh botanical garden Timings : 6:00 A.M To 6:00 P.M
Lalbagh botanical garden Entry Fee : Rs.10/-(Per Head)
National Gallery of Modern Art :
National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA) is the premier art gallery under Ministry of Culture, Government of India.The main museum at Jaipur House in New Delhi was established on 29 March 1954 by the Government of India, with subsequent branches at Mumbai and Bangalore. Its collection of more than 14,000 works includes works by artists such as Thomas Daniell, Raja Ravi Verma, Abanindranath Tagore, Rabindranath Tagore, Gaganendranath Tagore, Nandalal Bose, Jamini Roy, Amrita Sher-Gil as well as foreign artists, apart from sculptures by various artists. Some of the oldest works preserved here date back to 1857.With 12,000 square meters of exhibition space, the Delhi branch is one of the world's largest modern art museums.
National Gallery of Modern Art Opening Days : Tuesday-Sunday
Closed on Monday
National Gallery of Modern Art Timings ; 11:00 A.M To 6:30 P.M
National Gallery of Modern Art Entrace Fee :
- Adults - Rs.10/- (per person)
- Children - Rs.1/- (per person)
- Foregin tourists - Rs.150/- (per person)
Tipu Sultan's Palace and Fort :
Tipu Sultan's Summer Palace, in Bangalore, India, is an example of Indo-Islamic architecture and was the summer residence of the Mysorean ruler Tipu Sultan. Hyder Ali commenced its construction within the walls of the Bangalore Fort, and it was completed during the reign of Tipu Sultan in 1791. After Tipu Sultan's death in the Fourth Anglo-Mysore War, the British Administration used the palace for its secretariat before moving to Attara Kacheri in 1868. Today the government of Karnataka maintains the palace, which is located at the center of Old Bangalore near the Kalasipalyam bus stand, as a tourist spot.
Tipu Sultan's Palace and Fort Timings - 8:30 A.M To 5:30 P.M
- Indians - Rs.15/- (per Head)
- Foregin tourists - Rs.200/- (per Head)
Shivanasamudra Falls :
Shivanasamudra is a small city in the Mandya District of the state of Karnataka, India. It is situated on the banks of the river Kaveri, which forms here the boundary to the Chamarajanagar District, and is the location of one of the first hydro-electric power stations in Asia, which was set up in 1902.The project was designed by Diwan Sheshadri Iyer.
Shivanasamudra Falls Timings : 8:00 A.M To 5:00 P.M
Shivanasamudra Falls Entry Fee : No Fee
Krishna Rajendra (KR) Market :
K.R.Market (Krishna Rajendra Market), also known as City Market, is the largest wholesale market dealing with commodities in Bangalore, India. It is named after Krishnarajendra Wodeyar, a former ruler of the princely state of Mysore. The market is located in the Kalasipalyam area, adjacent to the Tipu Sultan's Summer Palace, on Mysore Road at its junction with Krishnarajendra Road. It is the first locality in the whole of Asia to get electricity and considered to be one of the biggest flower markets in Asia.
K.R.Market Timings : 6:00 A.M To 10:00 P.M
K.R.Market Open Days : All Days
K.R.Market Entry Fee : No Fee
Cubbon Park :
Cubbon Park, Officially called Sri Chamarajendra Park is a landmark 'lung' area of the Bengaluru city, located within the heart of the city in the Central Administrative Area. Originally created in 1870, when Major General Richard Sankey was the then British Chief Engineer of Mysore state, it covered an area of 100 acres and subsequent expansion has taken place and the area reported now is about 300 acres.It has a rich recorded history of abundant flora and fauna plantations coupled with numerous impressive and aesthetically located buildings and statues of famous personages, in its precincts.
Cubbon Park Timings : 6:00 A.M to 7:00 P.M
Cubbon Park Entry Fee : Rs.10/-(Per Head)
Vidhana Soudha :
Vidhana Soudha located in Bengaluru, is the seat of the state legislature of Karnataka. It is constructed in a style sometimes described as Mysore Neo-Dravidian, and incorporates elements of Indo-Saracenic and Dravidian styles. The construction was completed in 1956.
Vidhana Soudha Timings : 10:00 A.M To 5:30 P.M
Vidhana Soudha open Days : Monday To Saturday
Closed On Sunday
Ulsoor Lake :
Ulsoor Lake' or Halasuru Lake, one of the biggest lakes in Bangalore, is located on the eastern side of the city. It derives its name from the name of the locality it is situated, namely, Halasuru, close to M G Road. It is spread over 50 ha and has several islands.
Ulsoor Lake Open Days : Monday To Sunday
Note : Closed On Wednesday
Ulsoor Lake Timings : 6:00 A.M To 8:00 P.M
Ulsoor Lake Entry Fee : free
Lakes in Bangalore :
Lakes in Bangalore, Karnataka are numerous, and there are no rivers close by. Most lakes in the Bangalore region were constructed in the sixteenth century by damming the natural valley systems by constructing bunds. The effect of urbanization has taken some heavy toll on the Beautiful lakes in Bangalore.
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