Bangalore is one the most favorable places to visit in India. It has a perfect blend of rich heritage, different cultures, colorful gardens and the pleasant climate, which adds a flavor for the tourist to visit. One must visit these places to get the best memories while touring the city.
Ideal for: Everyone
Why go there: Food and Climate
Trivia: Also known as ‘The garden city of India’
Best time to visit: All year round
“No metro city has a magical weather like Namma Bengaluru”.
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Best Places to Visit in Bangalore
15. Bangalore Palace
Bangalore Palace draws in sightseers in great numbers but also as a destination for important events and cultural programs. The wooden structure of the palace with impressive carvings both inside and outside delineating distinctive building styles, is reminiscent of the royal culture during that time.
Price: The entrance fees cost around Rs 250 for Indians, Rs 450 for Foreigners
Timings: Opens from 10:00 AM – 5:30 PM
Address: Bangalore Palace is located at Palace Road, Near Mount Carmel Institute of Management, Vasanth Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560052
14. VV Puram Food Street
If you wish to enjoy the most scrumptious street food then VV Puram Food Street is one of the most exciting places to visit in Bangalore. This famous street offers everything yummy from Jalebis to Rasgulla Chaat and from floating Paani Puri to Aloo Bonda. You can also taste some lip-smacking ‘chaat’ from ‘Ganesha Chat House’ and gorge on some Vada Paav at ‘Goli Vada Paav’.
Our Picks: Jalebis, Gobi Manchuri Roll, Bath Masala Dosa
Address: Food Street, VV Puram, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560004
13. The Fisherman’s Wharf
Fisherman’s Wharf at Bangalore offers a wonderful experience with some amazing food served in a splendid ambience. This pocket friendly restaurant is known for its extensive buffet in an outdoor seating with a great view.
Our Pick: Goan Fish Curry, Jumbo Prawns
Ideal for: Sea food lovers, Continental
Address: Survey No.26, Opp. Shub Enclave, Harulur Road, Ambalipura Village, Varthur Hobli, Off. Sarjapur Road, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560102
12. Brigade Road
Brigade road is the most happening part of the city. If you are new to Bangalore then this place is a must visit for you. From various pubs in Bangalore to the latest branded shop you will find everything at this place. One can find a variety of stalls for food and juice right there as you stroll through the road.
Ideal for: Everyone
Highlights: Food stalls, Pub and Factory outlets
Address: Brigade Road is located between the M G Road and Residency Road in the city connecting both the streets
11. Innovative Film City
The Innovative Film City in Bengaluru is an Indian theme park. It has a brilliant blend of various activities for both children and adults. Spend your day away from the hustle and bustle of life and indulge in an array of adventurous activities in the park.
Ideal for: Friends and Family
Timings: 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Price: INR 599 before 3:00 PM and INR 399 after 3:00 PM per person
Address: Innovative Film City is located at 24 & 26, Kiadb Estates, Birmangla cross, Bidali Industrial Area, Bengaluru, Karnataka 562109
10. Arbor Brewing Company (ABC)
It is India’s American Style Craft brewery and promises a wonderful nightlife experience in Bangalore. The classy ambience here is something that one just cannot ignore while the excellent beer served here leaves you with a liquor heaven in your mouth.
Ideal for: Beer lovers, American and Continental food
Price: INR 2000 for two people with alcohol
Address: 8, 3rd Floor, Allied Grande Plaza, Diagonally Opposite Garuda Mall, Magrath Road, Brigade Road, Bangalore
9. Kunti Betta Trek
Kunti Betta trek stands out as the most famous and thrilling trekking encounters one can experience near Bangalore. A sunrise trek is a mesmerizing and unforgettable experience and thrilling enough to tickle your adventurous bone.
Ideal for: Trekking
Best time: Reach the destination by 1:30am, setup a bonfire and enjoy the sunrise
How to reach: 122km from Bangalore via Mysore road
This stunning restaurant is known for offering mouth-watering traditional South Indian cuisine for a delightful evening dinner. It combines an elegant ambience with exceptional staff service and a great variety of dishes. To enjoy the coastal sea-food dining experience, must visit this place.
Ideal for: Coastal sea food, South Indian food
Price: ₹3,500 for two people (approx.)
Timings: 12:30pm to 3pm, 6:30pm to 11:30pm
Address: Gateway Hotel, 66, Residency Road, Bangalore
Famous for being one of the most amazing microbreweries among places to visit in Bangalore, Toit will charm you with fabulous foods in an unforgettable experience. Serving unique beers, this place is a must visit for all looking for an enthralling and boozier night in Bangalore.
Ideal for: Friends, Party hunters
Price: INR 1,500 for two people (approx.) with alcohol
Timings: 12Noon to 11:30PM
Address: 298, Namma Metro Pillar 62, 100 Feet Road, Indiranagar, Bangalore
6. Bannerghatta National Park
Located 22 km away from Bangalore, the Bannerghatta National Park is an asylum for a large variety of flora and fauna. Nature lovers and photographers are surely in for a treat in the Bannerghatta National Park. The assorted collection of wildlife here includes Elephants, Leopard, Fox, Asiatic Lion etc.
Ideal for: Friends, Solo trip, Photography, Wildlife lovers
Why go there: Adventure sports, Jungle Safari
Entry fee: INR 80 for Indians, INR 400 for ForeignersTimings: 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM (Closed on Tuesdays)
Address: Bannerghatta Biological Park, Bannerghatta, Bengaluru, Karnataka – 560083
5. High Ultra Lounge
Enjoy a night with panoramic views of the city with a thrilling night at High Ultra Lounge in Bangalore. It stands out among the most premium gold restaurants and enchants the visitors with delicious Thai, Japanese and Korean dishes.
Ideal for: Friends and Family
Our Pick: The Banoffee Pie, The Thai Green Vegetable Curry, Spicy Jumbo Prawns
Timings: 12:30pm to 1am
Price: INR 2,600 for two people (approx.) with alcohol
Address: 26/1, 31st Floor, Dr. Rajkumar Road, World Trade Centre, Brigade Gateway Campus, Malleshwaram, Bangalore
4. Ramanagara Betta Hill
It is the place where shooting of the famous Bollywood movie, Sholay took place. Since then, it has started attracting a large number of tourists. Full of several moderately-high hills and rugged valleys, the region is a paradise for trekkers and other adventure lovers.
Ideal for: Trekking, Rock Climbing, Rappelling
Address: Sri Rama Hill, Thibbegowdanadoddi, Ramanagara, Karnataka 562159
3. Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium
One of the main tourist places to visit in Bangalore is the famous Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium. It planetarium has a Science Park and the Science Center. The most popular show in the Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium that pulls lakhs of people round the year is the Sky Theatre.
One can also enjoy viewing of astronomical events such as solar eclipse, the transition of planets, passing of comets, etc.
Ideal for: Students, Astronomy Enthusiasts
Entry fee: INR 50 for adults and INR 30 for students and children Upto 16 years of age
Timings: 10:30 AM to 5:30 PM (Tuesday to Sunday)
Address: Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium is located at Sri T. Choudaiah Road, High Grounds, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560001
2. Wonder La
Wonder la is the loudest, craziest and the most astounding piece of Bangalore city. Whether you are planning to spend some big fun this place will definitely make everything an adventure for you and your loved ones. Wonderla Bangalore has an undeniable dance floor with the electronically controlled rain showers.
Ideal for: Friends and family
Entry fee: INR 870 per adult and INR 150 per child | Rs 1070 per adult and Rs 150 per child (Weekends)
Timings: Opens from 11:00am – 6:00pm
Address: 28th Km, Mysore Road, Bengaluru, Karnataka 562109
1. Nandi Hills
Nandi Hills, otherwise called Nandidurg or Nandi Betta is an old slope fortification arranged in a region called Chikkabalapur in Karnataka. It is a most loved spot for all nature lovers and is also favourites as a picnic spot. For those of you who are planning to take some photos and adore the beauty of nature then Nandi Hills is the perfect weekend getaway from Bangalore.
Ideal for: Trekking, Photography, Nature lovers
Best time to visit: 6:00am to 8pm
Address: Nandi Hills is located at a distance of 61.1 km from Bangalore
How To Reach Bangalore:
Nearest Railway Station: Krantivira Sangolli Rayanna Bengaluru City
Nearest Bus Stop: Kempegowda Bus Stop
Where To Stay:
Sheraton Grand Hotel | JW Marriott Hotel | Hyatt Hotel |
Whatever your budget, there is no worry as there are many luxury and budget stays like Oyo Rooms in Bangalore.