We firmly believe that the best way to learn the pulse of a city is to put on your walking shoes and go! Available to assist you in your quest are guides by groups that work on unpeeling the rich culture and history of Bangalore. Here are some to watch out for.
Known as the Garden City of India, Bangalore is home to numerous lush gardens and lakes. The city provides perfect opportunity for nature lovers to set out for an early morning bird watch. Two of Bangalore’s monumental parks are situated right in the centre of the city and function as huge lung spaces with fantastic jogging trails. Apart from these two, almost every neighbourhood boasts of its own park to encourage people to have an active lifestyle.
It is hard to imagine that a metropolitan city like Bangalore would have such a rich history. Yet the many museums situated across the city are testament to this very fact. Apart from the various heritage sites that display the architectural splendours of the past, these museums are a must-visit if you want to get a taste of the bygone era.
Bangalore’s flea markets are ballads to contemporary art and culture. Having undergone an intense makeover, these markets have morphed into more curated versions of themselves. This is no cause for concern as the buzzing crowds and high energy levels remain the same. If you are on the lookout to buy something quirky, creative or one-of-a-kind, then our flea markets mandate visits! These markets also often feature inventive food stalls, modern art, activities and indie music.
Movies, Theater & Stand-Up Comedy
Our city ensures that everyone gets their daily dose of entertainment. It can almost be thought of as a cauldron in which activities catering to all ages and interests is brewed! Whether your idea of a good time is catching a movie, tickling your funny bone with some stand-up or heading to the good old theatre, the city makes it all possible.
Bangalore city is host to a number of innovative and interesting workshops. Be it arts and crafts, culinary arts, music, or photography, there is something for everyone! This list includes places that offer a single session or a course over the weekend. So if you’re looking to learn, and have a few hours on your hands, make sure to check these out!