Arekere Tourism

Arekere is a residential area on Bannerghatta Road in South Bangalore. The origin of the name "Arekere" comes from a water reservoir which is in the area. Are in Kannada means half. Kere in Kannada means a water reservoir or pond. Some of the well developed residential areas within Arekere are- Arekere Mico Layout which is a BDA layout developed in the late 1970s, Pandurangnagar which is just adjacent to Mico Layout, Sarvabhoumanagar, etc. Some of the schools in this area are BGS National Public School, Mitra Academy, Adigas Pre-school, Bright Kids, etc.Arekere is also a hub for various cultural activities. The area has developed very fast since the year 2000 due to a large number of IT, BPO companies. Well known hospitals- Apollo Hospitals, Fortis Hospital have come up nearby. IIM Bangalore is half a kilometre away from this area. There is a Mini Forest, Ganesh Temple and a playground within Arekere-Mico Layout.

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Arekere in India offers a unique experience to travellers. After your splendid visit to Arekere, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Bengaluru. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Bengaluru for its bountiful attractions like 32-km Loop Road, Big Lake, Pagoda Point on your trip to Arekere. Also, to reach Arekere, you'll have to take a flight to Bengaluru; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Arekere.

  • Know the pollution level of Arekere before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 74.05 (High)
    • Water Pollution 78.14 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 64.02 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 71.42 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 61.76 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 78.32 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 68.83 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 49.56 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Arekere for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Arekere.

    • Burglary and Theft 42.98 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 46.97 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 41.93 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 77.27 (High)
    • Car Stealing 40.51 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 45.05 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 45.13 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 38.52 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 73.64 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 43.46 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 43.54 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 32.41 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 48.68 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Arekere is 121.6 (High)

    • Safety Index 53.07 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 89.39 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 82.7 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 52.23 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 27.57 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 68.21 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.96 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 77.37 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Arekere

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.22 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.77 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 50.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 33.37 USD

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