Tourist Places

ISKON HARE KRISHNA TEMPLE: Hare Krishna Hill, Chord Rd, Temple built on a hillock in Rajajinagar atop scenic surroundings, is a perfect blend of modern technology and spiritual harmony. The huge cultural complex was built to promote vedic culture and spiritual learning, and abounds with shops selling devotional items and souvenirs. The annual Krishna and Balarama Rath Yatra is attended by thousands.
Distance: 15Kms

BANNERGHATTA NATIONAL PARK: Bannerghatta National Park, was founded in 1970 and declared as a national park in 1974. In 2002 a portion of the park, became a biological reserve, the Bannerghatta Biological Park. It is a popular tourist destination with a zoo, a pet corner, an animal rescue centre, a butterfly enclosure, an aquarium, a snake house and a safari park. There are ancient temples in the park for worship and it is a destination for trekking and hiking.
Distance: 50Kms

LALBAGH BOTANICAL GARDEN: Lalbagh or Lalbagh Botanical Gardens, meaning The Red Garden in English, is a well known botanical garden in southern Bengaluru, India. The garden was originally commissioned by Hyder Ali, the ruler of Mysore, and later finished by his son Tipu Sultan. It has a famous glass house which hosts two annual flower shows (26 January and 15 August). Lalbagh houses India's largest collection of tropical plants, has a lake, and is one of the main tourist attractions in Bangalore. Lal Bagh is also home to a few species of birds. The commonly sighted birds include Myna, parakeets, crows, Brahmini Kite, Pond Heron, Common Egret, Purple Moor Hen etc.
Distance: 20Kms

BANGALORE PALACE: Rev. J. Garrett, the first principal of the Central High School, built this palace with a floor area of 45,000 sq ft (4200 m²). The palace and the grounds surrounding it are spread across 454 acres (183 ha). British officials who were in charge of the education of the young prince Chamaraja Wodeyar bought the palace in 1873 A.D. from him at a cost of Rs. 40,000 and later renovated it. In some stories, it was also seen that Tipu Sultan used to spend his summer holidays in Bangalore palace with his parents.
Distance: 12Kms

TIPU SULTAN’S SUMMER PALACE: Tipu Sultan's Summer Palace, in Bangalore, India, is an example of Indo-Islamic architecture and was the summer residence of the Mysorean ruler Tipu Sultan. Hyder Ali commenced its construction within the walls of the Bangalore Fort, and it was completed during the reign of Tipu Sultan in 1791. After Tipu Sultan's death in the Fourth Anglo-Mysore War, the British Administration used the palace for its Secretariat before moving to Attara Kacheri in 1868.
Distance: 19Kms

CUBBON PARK: Originally created in 1870, when Major General Richard Sankey was the then British Chief Engineer of Mysore state, it covered an area of 100 acres (0.40 km2) and subsequent expansion has taken place and the area reported now is about 300 acres (1.2 km2). It has a rich recorded history of abundant flora and fauna plantations coupled with numerous impressive and aesthetically located buildings and statues of famous personages. This public park was first named as Meade’s Park after Sir John Meade, the acting Commissioner of Mysuru in 1870 and subsequently renamed as Cubbon Park after the longest serving commissioner of the time, Sir Mark Cubbon.
Distance: 14Kms

VIDHANA SOUDHA: Vidhana Soudha is the seat of the state legislature of Karnataka. It is an imposing granite building, built in 1956 in the 'Neo-Dravidian' style, incorporates elements of Indo-Saracenic, Rajasthani Jharokha and Dravidian styles. Vidhana Soudha is the brainchild of Kengal Hanumanthaiah and built by chief engineer B.R. Manickam.
Distance: 14Kms

ATTARA KACHERI: Attara Kacheri, (Karnataka High Court), overlooks Vidhana Sabha. It is a red brick and stone building in the Greco-Roman style of architecture. It houses the High Court for the state of Karnataka.
Distance: 14Kms

::Places around Bangalore City::
Places around Bangalore Within 150Km:
Ramnagaram: 54.6Km (Best for camping and trekking) 
Savandurga: 60Km (Best for camping and trekking)
Nandi Hills: 61.1Km (Best for Sunrise and Sunset views) 
Anthargange: 70Km (Best for cave exploration and trekking)
Bheemeshwari: 101.9Km (Best for jungle treks, rafting, kayaking and camping)

Places around Bangalore Between 150-300Km:
Mysore: 151.6Km (Best for sightseeing and historical places) 
Chikmagalur: 242.8Km (Best for trekking and camping)
Coorg: 243.4Km (Best for trekking, rafting and camping)
Wayanad: 281.1Km (Best for trekking, cave exploration and wildlife)

Places around Bangalore above 300Km:
Pondicherry: 310.4Km (Best for beaches and historical places)
Gokarna: 448Km (Best for beaches, temples and forts)
Dandeli: 462Km (Best for trekking, rafting and camping)