Call it an IT hub or Garden city, Bangalore as its reputation, one of the most vibrant and lively city in India. This city has seen a tremendous growth in IT sector and gradually trending in other sectors as well like real estate, banking and financial sector and many more. Bangalore, now changed to Bengaluru, is the capital of Karnataka state and is the maximum revenue generator for the state as well. Looking at the tremendous growth, many multinational companies are planning to have their research centres in Bangalore. Therefore it won’t be wrong to say that it is one of the ultimate destinations for job seekers. Earlier, Bangalore was backed by Mysore to pull itself, but now with the kind of growth this city has seen over the last two decades, this city is out of all the shadows. So visiting Bangalore does not only give you a memorable experience but is also a traveller’s delight.
Tourist places to visit in Bangalore
Bangalore has become a concrete jungle in the last couple of years. However, even then this large metropolis has number of tourist attractions of different nature. From beautiful landmarks to historical monuments, great lakes and shopping arcade, Bangalore is a tourist paradise and has so much to offer to its visitor. With pleasant weather all round the year; it makes a perfect tourist attraction for travellers. If you are a person who is inclined towards history then visiting the Bangalore palace or Tipu Sultan Palace to know about the glorious past. With years of history preserved and beautiful architecture, these palaces are a must visit.
Even though this city has a contemporary aura, yet there are many ancient temples like GaviGangatheswara cave temple, Iskcon Temple,DoddaGanpati and Venkataramanswami Temple. For nature lovers, there are many parks and lakes where taking a walk or picnic with their friends or family is the best way to experience the nature. Visit the Bannerghatta National Park, Lumbini Gardens or Lalbagh Botanical gardens if you want to experience serenity.
Eating and shopping
For shopaholics, Bangalore is a shopping paradise. There are many malls that have variety of international brands. Bangalore is known for sandalwood and their silk, hence there is no dearth of silk saree shops or sandalwood carvings emporiums in the local markets. Like other metropolitan cities even Bangalore has street markets from where you buy western clothes of latest fashion in cheap affordable prices.
For food lovers and party animals, Bangalore is no less than other cosmopolitan cities. Due to upcoming corporate culture and growing population of young professionals, there are many pubs and lounges that you can find in this city to unwind. There are many international food joints for the food lovers like Burger King, KFC, McDonalds and even high class restaurants that offer myriad of cuisines. Don’t worry if you are tight on the budget, there are many local street food vendors that offer local delicacies at very affordable prices.
So, Bangalore is a city that has so much to offer to its visitors of all nature and kinds. There are so many things to do in Bangalore that one cannot get bored visiting the city.