“The city might be more widely known as the country’s IT hub, but there’s so much more”. So, here are the best places to visit in Bangalore city.
About Bangalore City
Nicknamed, the “Garden City” (also called Bengaluru) is the capital of India’s southern Karnataka state. There is a treasure trove of amazing activities and attractions to discover. The surrounding of the city is full of natural beauty and greenery! Along with a booming IT sector, the capital city known for its distinct culture, victorian, architecture, upmarket restaurants, opulent shopping malls, this city is a perfect unique world in itself. The surrounding of the city is full of natural beauty and greenery. – Either you want to go for a scenic spot, adventure camping, trekking, riding or to take the cool breeze between the hills, green fields, listen to birds sound, the gurgle of the river, raindrops, waterfall! Bangalore is going to provide you with everything without dissatisfaction. Now, these are the best places to visit & explore in Bangalore city.
Best unique Places to visit in Bangalore City with Friends & a couple
01. Wonderla adventure park:-
Adventure in your mind? Take your family to Wonderla Bangalore, Wonderla Amusement park is one of the biggest and best adventure places in India. This amusement park brings you to the biggest variety of water rides, 61+ exhilarating rides for kids aged five years old to adults over 70 years old spread across 82 acres of landscaped garden. Wonderla adventure park will be a super fun experience for sure, wonderla is a top trip advisor rated family oriented amusement in Bangalore.
02. Enjoy sunrise at Nandi hill:-
Nandi hill is a perfect destination to see sunrise & sunset with a perfect environment, But that’s not all. It is also the nearest and favourite hill station near Bangalore with a perfect weekend trip & honeymoon destination. Here you will enjoy a wonderful journey, wonderful pictorial spot & awesome view. This place Lifts you above the clouds and shows you great views from the hill. Nandi Hills is also home to some famous temples and shrines such as the Bhoga Nandeeshwara Temple, devoted to Lord Shiva and his partners – Parvati and Nandi.
03. Tipu Sultan’s Palace:-
The palace itself is a magnificent specimen of Indo-Islamic architecture, with raised balconies, subtle motifs and majestic arches. It sheds light on the religious tolerance displayed by the ruler. If you like to get into the depth of historical facts, then you need to visit the art gallery in the fort, which has historical paintings, photographs and carvings. It is one of the major traveller attractions in Bangalore.
04. International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) Temple:-
ISKCON, Sri Radha Krishna Temple was inaugurated in the year 1997. ISKCON Bangalore is a charitable society that aims to propagate Krishna consciousness throughout the world, as explained by Srila Prabhupada, whose teachings are based on the Bhagavad-Gita and Srimad Bhagavatam. This is one of the most popular and largest destinations for devotees and tourists. It has a huge cultural complex established to promote Vedic culture and spiritual learning.
05. Bangalore palace:-
Bangalore Palace is included in one of the most prime places to visit in Bangalore. This Palace conducts various artistic events, rock shows and weddings. Known for its mesmerizing architecture, beautiful wood carvings, this palace enchants all visitors with its unique beauty, a pre-recorded audio guide is provided with headphones for the walk through the palace with a detailed narration of the history of the palace. This palace offers you a glimpse into the grandeur and lifestyle of the erstwhile royal family of Mysore, Wadiyar.
06. Innovative Film City:-
Innovative Film City is an Indian theme park, it offers an entertainment fantasy. The film city revels in various attractions, which guarantee the visitor a day full of fun and frenzy. The main attraction of this film city includes cartoon city, Haunted mansion, the Aqua Kingdom, mini-golf, Mirror Maze, Dino park and many more. other than looking around and enjoy the attraction. Also, numerous adventure sports activities available here are definitely to give you an exciting rush. You can also choose other sports like the dirt bike, go-karting, bull ride and archery. It is one of the best ways of entertainment. It’s an amazing place for a long day outgoing.
07. Vidhana Soudha:-
The magnificent building of Bangalore – Vidhan Soudha, is the seat of the legislature of the Indian state of Karnataka. The white building is spread over 60 acres of land and boasts of Dravidian architecture. It is intended to be an additional building, with some ministry and legislative offices. It is one of the popular attractions in Bangalore because of its marvellous granite building.
8. Flight 4 Fantasy – Fly High:-
“Fly an Airplane – The most amazing experience of your life ever.”
All of us have dreamed of flying aeroplanes in our childhood, but this dream has become a dream. Well, now it’s time to achieve. Flight 4 Fantasy is India’s first and only simulator centre that gives you the chance to become a virtual flight pilot and get real-life experience. Many celebrities have also hit this place and replied with more credibility to it. Here you will get information Under the guidance of their trained instructors about how an aircraft is handled and how the aircraft works.
They feature simulators such as the Boeing 737 NG, Cessna 172 & Fighter Jets that you can pilot and fly to over 20,000 destinations worldwide, sounds crazy! Each session will be given a unique experience based on weather conditions, different times of day and choice of airports. ‘If you are among those who want to experience everything at least once in a lifetime in their life, then you can not let this place go at any cost’. *Book*
09. Guhantara Underground Cave Resort:-
It is the resort of India’s first artificial underground cave, Guhantara is a getaway resort having a theme of a cave resort on the outskirts of Bangalore. This resort has all the facilities and comforts like a high resort, but without any inconvenience to the atmosphere. The entire structure is built underground in a cave, using natural elements as an addition to the design. It is an ideal place for weekends. This is the resort, where groups arrive for a day picnic around for artificial waterfall, swimming, indoor/outdoor games and many interesting activities.
10. luxurious shopping, UB City Mall:-
Whether you favour going shopping or feasting, clubbing or would like to simply relax at the spa, UB city gives you everything! India’s prime luxury mall offers everything that’s on one’s to-do list, in-complete grandeur. The mall is famous for stores, cafes, dining, nightlife, spa, art gallery, stay, events locater. India’s first luxury mall title is justified by brands such as Rolex, Barbary, Louis Vuitton and Canali. UB City Mall also attracts people with its endless nightlife options.
11. Bannerghatta biological park:-
Explore a forest and observe endangered animals in their natural habitat at Bannerghatta national park. Bannerghatta biological park provides three kinds of safari for you nature lovers, this safari will take you into a deep forest. Animals are put in their Natural Habitats and you can get a closure to look, few of among are Elephants, leopards, lion, tiger, dear, bear and many more.
12. Artificial Waterfall at, Rd Nature Retreat
What could be more relaxing than enjoying such moments spent in front of Mother Nature! RD’s Nature Retreat offers you adventure sports, a rain dance floor, mesmerizing waterfalls, restaurants, fun games and many other activities and all that surrounds the resort is the natural surroundings. With stunning rooms, this resort allows you to spend your nights in tents under the stars. This resort is actually one of the best resorts near Bangalore for the family.
13. Take your bike to the top, Avalabetta hill:-
This place is a little similar to Nandi hill, the only difference is it is less crowded. If you are looking for one day trip then we can recommend you this beautiful place Avalabetta. It is a hill where you can easily rich to the top with the vehicle. With several opportunities for hikes, this is quite a risky place only at the top. Avalabetta is a place filled with tranquillity especially if you witness the sunrise or the sunset reaching atop.
14. Walk into Lalbagh Botanical Garden:-
Bangalore is known as a garden city due to the large green spots which are most illustrious. The beauty of Lalbagh is always attracting people from across the country. Lalbagh of the city hosts a variety of flora and fauna, it is also home to a number of different birds like Myna, Common Egret, Parakeets, Pond Heron etc. If you are looking for a combination of history and nature then Lagbag you should head.
15. Cubbon park flower:-
It has a rich history of plantation of flora and fauna, with many exciting and aesthetically located buildings and statues of famous people. The entire park is filled with fountains, statues, flowering trees and lush greenery. This is the most nature-oriented place you can find in Garden City Bangalore !! It is one of the reasons why Bangalore is known as a garden city. Bangalore’s most popular tourist spot is this Cubbon park one of the best places to visit in Bangalore city with friends and couples.
16. Bugle Rock Park for flowers & Greenery:-
Bugle Rock Park is another peaceful place in Bangalore, Park is filled with giant rocks and lush green trees. This park has three temples, a walking track, small children parks, and a public gym with beautiful flowers and full natural beauty. Also, there is also a Watchtower that offers a panoramic view of the city. It is an ideal place for relaxing and expending time with friends and family. One of the best places to visit in Bangalore city for admiring the wonders of nature.
17. Bull Temple:-
This bull temple is one of the most religious and popular temples in Bangalore, dedicated to Nandi, the wagon of Lord Shiva. This temple, associated with mythological and religious significance, is a famous place of worship situated on the top of a hill. The temple was built in the 16th century. It is one of the world’s largest Nandi sculptures carved in granite rock.
18. Fun World amusement park:-
It is one of the only theme parks in India, which has various entertainment attractions under one roof. This amusement park is a combination of 4 interesting sectors – Fun world, water world, star city and snow city. Something specific that will force you to visit this park are exciting rides, Amazing Cyclone, Pendulum, video game, Wave Pool and Water Slides. The Fun World Amusement Park means, you will end up having one of the best times with your friends and family.
19. Snow City:-
“Snow City is housed within the same complex as Fun World”. If you are one of those people who have not enjoyed the snow and live in a place where snow is not normal. On this, you can head over to snow city where you can enjoy -5 degrees even in the sweltering heat. Snow city is the only theme of the park, along with you can also engage in adventure sports like rock climbing, snow dance, 9D cinema and many more.
20. Night camp at Skandagiri hill:-
Skandagiri hill is most known for its sunset-sunrise over the clouds, trekking destination & beautiful views. It is also a site of ancient significance, as, on top of the Skandagiri Hill, you will come across the ruins of an 18th-century fort, which was used by the Tipu Sultan as a base to fight against the British. Skandagiri is a perfect weekend place preferred by most nature and adventure lovers. *book website*
21. VV Puram, Best street food:-
Bangaloreans love eating out and one spot everyone frequents is Vv Puram for its delicious vegetarian street food, which can leave you spoilt for choice. This famous food street is a paradise for food fans, has got a diverse variety of cuisine to delight your flavour. It is equally loved by tourists & locals. So many foods delicacies, not just from various parts of India, but also some dishes from the cuisines around the globe, like Chinese and Italian, presented to you at one food hub.
22. Indira Gandhi Musical Fountain:-
It is the first park in the country with an explicitly computerized musical fountain. it is a great multimedia based dancing fountain show held in the evening. In it, you will find a water fountain choreographed in traditional music with different languages. The view of this park in the evening is amazing and must to see.
23. Gaming Cafes –league of extraordinary gamers (lxg) :-
It is one of the best e-sport gaming cafes in Bangalore, an epic venue for gamers. Experience video gaming with maximum graphics and professional gear in the League of Extraordinary Gamers. This gaming house is like every gamer’s dream, you will find almost a popular video game here. Also, LXG has an in-house cafeteria where you can enjoy delicious food. It is recommended to visit ones if you are looking for fun.
24. Adventure at Jakkur Aerodrome:-
At Jakkur Aerodrome you get a chance to become a co-pilot without any prior experience, Amazing! Fly a two-seater plane and get a taste of what it’s like to fly a (non-commercial) aircraft known as a Microlight flying ride at Jakkura. Duration of flight between 10-30 minutes. Book your experience one day before for a better experience. More activities near -> Aero Sports: Parasailing, Paramotoring, Hot Air Ballooning at Jakkur Aerodrome.
25. Fly Dining, for unique cuisine experience :-
Bengaluru’s restaurant where you can eat food at an altitude of 160 feet, is a restaurant as well as an adventure activity. Flydining is a unique concept that enables you and your loved one to eat, drink and enjoy at an altitude of 50 meters above ground level. With eating food in the air, you get to see a very beautiful scene. Your safety is taken care of here. Before going up, all the guests are strapped to the shoulder for safety and their safety major also gets certification from the German team of experts.
26. Nagavara Lake :-
The beautiful landscape of the lake and a garden named Lumbini is ideal for spending a relaxing time. It is one of the most popular boating spots in Bangalore. The colourful musical fountains are a delightful sight here. Nagavara Lake in Bangalore is famous for the various leisure activities that it offers & It is becoming a hotspot of little fun.
27. National Gallery Of Modern Art:-
Spread over an area of 3.5 acres, this grand heritage building was converted from a residence to an art gallery. It is one of the three national galleries of modern art – the other two are in Delhi and Mumbai. The NGMA is home to some amazing paintings, photographs and sculptures of earlier times. It showcases the work of many modern and contemporary Indian artists.
28. Play Arena:-
29. Anthargange for trekking:-
Antargange Hill is a wonderful place for those who are fond of caves, adventures, exploring and trekking. The main attraction of this hill is the Kashi Vishveshwara Temple (dedicated to lord shiva) and 2 caves on the top of the hill. This hill has become a very popular weekend getaway, the hill is also popular for its trekking & caves. Some caves are quite large and are good for camping. *pre-book website*
Best places to visit in Bangalore city at Night
# Enjoy late night dinner:-
- Empire Restaurant
- Karma Restaurant
- South Parade
- Rasta café
- Le Jardin
# Try street food:-
- Sajjan Rao Circle
- VV Puram
# Do party in Night at:-
- Hard Rock Cafe
- Indigo XP, Disco
- Skyye Ultra Lounge
- Big Brewsky
- Ice Bar
# Do shopping at:-
- Shopping at Brigade road
- Shopping at Commercial Street