From the urban, concrete jungles to acres of parks, Bengaluru is just the city you would want to visit! But who goes for a vacation to a city, you may ask? Bengaluru – the Silicon Valley of India – delivers much more than its name stereotypes the city to be. The gorgeous, cosmopolitan city is not just home to the biggest IT space in the country – it is filled with a myriad of culinary trails, thrilling activities and a whole lot of history to indulge yourself in.
The only time you should avoid visiting Namma Bengaluru is during the high heat of April to June. Being a plateau region, the place tends to get very hot during the day which can deter you from enjoying your vacation. Another thing to keep in mind is planning your accommodation well in advance – there is a rush around the year with business travellers, weekend’s tourists and students so seal your deal before you reach the city and struggle to find a room.
The city has a plethora of hotels to suit all kinds of budget but in case you are looking for something luxurious, the Shangri La hotels or Vivanta By Taj are two of your best choices – complete with on-point services and a royal ambience.
But let us get down why you should really visit Bengaluru! Here are XX reasons why the city must absolutely feature on your bucket list!
- The gorgeous city walls are an everlasting art exhibition!
From the playgrounds to official buildings – the walls of Bengaluru are a canvas for graffiti and street artists who paint the town in the colours of humanity, cultural references and life itself.
- A world of heritage in the midst of metropolitanism!
From the old fort at Devanahalli to the oldest temple of Bengaluru – Chokkanathaswamy – in Domlur to the Bengaluru Palace, the city is home to rich historical grandeur.
- A nightlife that is as awesome as it can get!
Even though the nightclubs and pubs in the city close down by midnight on weekends and by max 1 AM on weekends, the nightlife in the city can only be described as extraordinary with high-energy party-goers flooding Bengaluru and a plethora of options to choose from.
- The city has a weather across the year that is hard to come by!
Also known as the AC city, Bengaluru is one of the best cities to settle down in considering the pleasantly chilled weather across the year and trust me, it makes everything better – from your day-outs to parties to shopping trips.
- Bengaluru is a delight for foodies!
From the lip-smacking dosas at MTR to organic dishes at The Yoga House – Bengaluru hosts some of the best cuisines and culinary trends from around the world, making it a haven for gourmet enthusiasts and foodies.
This is, in fact, the perfect time to visit Bangalore with a weather to die for and a chance to witness one of the biggest Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations in the country. And there’s always food and the innumerable activities that will keep you on your toes even if you are visiting the city for the hundredth time!
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