The capital city of the state of Karnataka, Bangalore is a booming tourist and commercial hub in the country. Also known as Bengaluru, the city is situated in the midst of the Deccan Plateau in the south-eastern part of Karnataka. Bangalore is the third most populated city in the country and has a considerable urban population.
The weather of Bangalore in Karnataka is mostly mild. The summer season is warm while the winter season is pleasant and dry. The mornings are warm while the evenings remain cool and pleasant. The ideal time for making trips to Bangalore is between the months of October and March.
Being a popular spot for tourism, Bangalore is a major stop in the itinerary of Karnataka tours. The city consists of plenty of historical, religious and cultural sites. Some of the popular tourist attractions in Bangalore are:
- Bangalore Palace
- Hesaraghatta Lake
- Vikasa Soudha
- Nandi Temple
- Seshadari Iyer Memorial
- Palace of Tipu Sultan
- ISKCON Temple
High quality lodging facilities are easily available in the city. There is a wide range of hotels, guest houses, lodges in the city where travelers can stay and enjoy comfortable facilities and reasonable rates.
Bangalore is also a well known IT hub in the country. Plenty of global IT giants have their branches in Bangalore. Professionals, from various parts of the country and abroad come to work in the city.
Bangalore is also major transport junction in the country. The city is served an international airport which operates a number of domestic and international flights. The well developed railway and road network connects the city with other parts of the country.