Famously known as the Silicon Valley of India, Bangalore (Bengaluru) is the capital city of the South Indian state of Karnataka. It is one of the metropolitan cities of India. The city represents a beautiful blend of rich cultural heritage and modern present. One can find the best of almost everything in Bangalore – architecture, spirituality, culture, nature, and much more. As there are many parks and gardens in the city, Bangalore is also called the City of Gardens. In short, it can be said that every nook and corner of the city is worth exploring. In case you have already explored the major tourist attractions of Bangalore, get going and explore the neighboring towns. We have compiled a list of the destinations that are easily accessible from Bangalore. These include the places for short trips as well for long vacations. Check out everything below and take up the tour from Bangalore as per your interests.
There are so many exciting places near Bengaluru. These places are perfect for all, irrespective of budget, age, and interests. Besides, you can access all of these by road. So, get to know about some of the most famous tourist destinations near Bangalore to plan a short road trip now.
Mysore Mysore is the famous tourist destination in Karnataka. Located at the foothills of the Chamundi Hills, Mysore is 145 km away from Bangalore. There are so many things for which the royal city of Karnataka (read Mysore) is known, including paintings, Mysore Pak (traditional sweet dish), silk saris, Mysore Peta (traditional silk turban), Mysore Palace, etc. Tourists can experience the glorious past of the region in Mysuru.
Ooty Ooty is usually known as the “Queen of Hill Stations” for having unspoiled natural beauty. Located 173 km away (in Tamil Nadu) from Bangalore, Ooty is one of the most-visited tourist destinations in South India. In addition to enjoying the mesmerizing views of nature, tourists can also experience the old-world charm in the town. However, one must take a toy train ride during the visit to Ooty.
Hampi Located 376 km away from Bangalore in Karnataka, Hampi is a city in ruins. Featuring ancient forts, temples, stables, pavilions, and palaces, the Group of Monuments at Hampi is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Each of the structures has some unique story behind it. Moreover, the town is renowned all across the world for its architectural brilliance.
Puducherry Puducherry is one of the union territories of India. Also known as Pondicherry, it is situated about 308 km away from Bengaluru. The town portrays an exquisite amalgam of the Indian culture and French heritage. Puducherry is also referred to as the French Riviera of the East because there are many structures in the town, built in the French style.
Yercaud Located 229 km away from Bangalore, Yercaud is an emerging tourist destination in Tamil Nadu. The town is popular among tourists for lush greenery, panoramic beauty, tea, silver oaks, sandalwood, orange, and coffee plantations. Botanical Garden, Kiliyur Falls, Lady’s Seat, and Shevaroy Temple are some of the major tourist attractions in Yercaud.
Apart from the above-mentioned ones, there are many other tourist destinations in India, which tourists can easily explore after visiting Bangalore. Tourists can explore all these places easily within 2-3 days. On the other hand, if you wish to head out on long vacations from Bangalore, go through the following suggested trips from Bangalore and choose anyone according to your suitability. These tour packages have been specially designed to provide you with an unforgettable experience of visiting India.
South India Religious Tour Are you willing to explore temples and know about religious practices prevalent in India? If yes, then opt for the South India Religious Tour, offered by India-tours. The tour allows tourists to visit several major tourist destinations in Karnataka, Kerala, and Tamil Nadu. During the tour, tourists will visit various religious shrines and historic monuments. Hence, the tour enables them to gain insights into the culture and history of South India. Moreover, they will be able to interact with the locals, who will share some insider knowledge with them. Therefore, the South India Religious Tour gives a memorable experience to tourists.
South India Spice and Plantation Tour Package South India Spice and Plantation Tour Package has been specially curated by the tour experts at India-tours so that tourists can get to know about spice and tea plantation in South India. During the tour, tourists will learn about the properties and health benefits of tea and a wide variety of spices. Apart from touring the plantation farms, tourists will also visit the major tourist attractions in some of the famous cities of South India. Tourists will visit Bangalore, Mysore, Chikmagalur, Ooty, Munnar, Periyar, and Cochin. In all, South India Spice and Plantation Tour Package gives an extraordinary experience to tourists.
Karnataka Travel Package If you wish to view the ultimate best of South India, you must opt for Karnataka Travel Package. Besides allowing you to visit the major tourist destinations in the South Indian state of Karnataka, the tour also lets you enjoy your vacation in Goa. While being in Karnataka, you will be able to explore Indian culture, spirituality, architecture, natural beauty, etc. On the other hand, Goa is famous for white-sand beaches and Portuguese style inspired edifices. So, wait no more and book Karnataka Travel Package now. It will surely be an unforgettable experience for you and your dear ones.
In addition to the above ones, there are many other tour packages offered by India-tours, which start from Bangalore and allow tourists to visit different cities in India. Thee trips from Bangalore let tourists admire the diversity of India. Moreover, these tours can be customized as per the choice of tourists. So, delay no more and choose a trip from Bangalore now to make the most of your holidays.
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