Best Things To Do in Bengaluru, India

Are you looking for what to do in Bengaluru?

You might have a list of things to do in Bengaluru and the places where you want to spend the best moments of your trip. Places like Lalbagh Botanical Garden and Wonderla Amusement Park Bangalore will make sure your dream destinations are ticked off. At the same time, the city offers you the best neighborhoods to explore and new foods to try.

With so many world-famous sites and attractions to visit, deciding on the best things to do in Bengaluru can be a daunting task. Visiting selective places and carrying the best memories is the best alternative. Don’t rush to see all of the attractions in Bengaluru on your first trip itself.

Bengaluru is the type of city that you will love to visit again and again. Every time you revisit Bengaluru you can keep unfolding the different sides of it. This list should help you in deciding and prioritizing what you should plan on your Bengaluru getaway. Find a mix of must-see tourist spots, underrated local hangouts, and maybe even a few new experiences you can try out.

Make the most of your trip to Bengaluru with confidence.

Tourist Attractions in Bengaluru

Here is the list of things to do in Bengaluru and tourist attractions in city.

  1. Lalbagh Botanical Garden

    4.4 (10213 Votes)
    Lalbagh Botanical Garden

    Botanical Garden

    One of the main tourist attractions in Bengaluru, Lalbagh is an internationally renowned centre for botanical artwork, scientific study of plants and also conservation of plants. The lush green garden is spread over an area of 240 acres in the heart of the city with nearly 1,854 species of plants and 673 genera. The collection of the plants here has made it a veritable treasure house of plants...Read more
  2. Wonderla Amusement Park Bangalore

    Amusement Park

    Wonderla Amusement Park Bangalore is amusement park spread over 82 acres of area and has everything that makes you have a wonderful time is what the Wonderla theme park is all about. With 55 different fun rides, Wonderla theme park offers variety of features like Water Rides, Musical Fountain, Laser Shows, Virtual Reality Shows and even a dance floor. With environmentally friendly construction ...Read more
  3. MTR

    4.3 (6005 Votes)

    Food And Drinks, Restaurant

    Visit city’s most treasured secret that displays the perfect blend of spices to serve the most authentic South Indian breakfast. The Idlis here are the most simplistic yet divinely tasting affair to remember. You have to have a brunch here if you are in the city! Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Bengaluru itinerary 5 days.
  4. Bannergatta National Park

    4.1 (5661 Votes)
    Bannergatta National Park

    Outdoors, National Park, Nature

    The Bannergatta National Park is a huge biological reserve displays a vivid range of native animals like Indian Leopard. The other fauna  in the park include: Elephants, Gaur, Jackal, Fox, Wild Boar, Sloth Bear, Sambar, Chital, Spotted deer, Barking deer, common Langur and many more. There is also an abundant range of fauna. The safari ride is not to be missed and this is one of the most ...Read more
  5. Vidyarthi Bhavan

    4.3 (6409 Votes)
    Vidyarthi Bhavan

    Food And Drinks, Restaurant

    Relish the classic south Indian food like The Kesari Bath, Masala Dosa and a variety you can never get enough of at Bangalore’s priced restaurant cum eatery, the Vidyarthi bhavan! Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Bengaluru itinerary 5 days.
  6. Cubbon Park

    4.4 (6766 Votes)
    Cubbon Park

    Park, Walking Area

    City’s most cherished park located right in the heart of the city is a green enclave of vast area that will soothen your eyes with the greenery and cleanliness. You can step into the Cubbon Park, a green breath covering about 300 acres. Oak, Cassia, Gulmohar stand over grassy patches and walkways. There are secluded Nooks (best avoided when alone), Bamboo Groves and a Lotus pond. Cubbon ...Read more
  7. Bengaluru Palace

    4.2 (6217 Votes)
    Bengaluru Palace

    Historical Site, Palace, Architecture

    Built by Rev. Garrett, the first Principal of the Central High School in Bengaluru, it was bought by Chamarajendra Wodeyar in the year 1873. Built in Tudor-style architecture, it is adorned with magnificent woodcarvings. The palace holds resemblance to the medieval castles that were built in Normandy and England. Once surrounded by beautiful gardens, the palace has now not what it used to be. ...Read more
  8. Visveswaraya Industrial And Technological Museum

    Museum, Science Museum, Specialty Museum

    When in Bengaluru, learn everything you can about science and technology! Those of you with kids (8 years and above) this is the most innovative way of spending quality time together. Each of its floors are dedicated to a scientific discipline including Engine Hall, Electro Technical Gallery, Fun Science Gallery, Space Gallery, science for children gallery and other attractions. This is an int...Read more
  9. Bull Temple

    4.7 (3581 Votes)
    Bull Temple

    Religious Site, Temple, Architecture

    Dedicated to Nandi Bull, the Bull Temple is also known as 'Dodda Basavana Gudi'. A colossal granite statue is the highlight of this temple. Situated inside a park called Bugle Rock, this is one of the more popular temples in all of Bengaluru. Said to be the biggest Nandi temple in the world, the stone cut image of Nandi is continually covered with new layers of butter, known as benne in the lo...Read more
  10. Tipu Sultan's Palace

    3.9 (6983 Votes)
    Tipu Sultan's Palace

    Historical Site, Palace, Architecture

    Initially built by Kempe Gowda, the founder of Bengaluru, the palace was later extended by Tipu Sultan, the Emperor of Mysore. Located near the City Market, the fort dates back to the year 1537. This majestic fort stands as a witness to the struggle of the Mysore Emperor against the British domination. The arches are intricately carved and have been built as per the Islamic style. One of the m...Read more
  11. Vidhana Soudha

    4.5 (3289 Votes)
    Vidhana Soudha


    The majestic and imposing building of Vidhan Soudha houses the State Legislature. The largest Secretariat in India, its construction began in 1952 and was completed in 1956. Chief Minister of the then Mysore State, Kengal Hanumanthaiah, was responsible for the structure, the concept and the setting of this magnificent building. The construction was supervised and executed by engineers and arch...Read more
  12. HAL Aerospace Museum

    4.4 (2685 Votes)
    HAL Aerospace Museum

    Museum, Specialty Museum

    The Heritage Centre & Aerospace Museum is India’s second largest public Aerospace museum in Bangalore. It was established in 2001 by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL). It features a museum, showcasing the history and achievements of HAL, a library, aero modeling club and a souvenir shop. Fighter planes, jets, air crafts and still more air crafts! Get to know about the...Read more
  13. Ulsoor Lake

    4 (3083 Votes)
    Ulsoor Lake

    Leisure, Lake, Boating, Picnic Spot

    With abundant scenery and alluring natural beauty, Ulsoor Lake will be a great place to relax and rejuvenate the tired souls. While the serene environment in and around the park is a perfect place to spend your afternoons, this is an ideal spot for a day out. Pack your lunch, have a fun boating ride and sleep in the vast Greenfields. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by foll...Read more
  14. National Gallery Of Modern Art

    Art Gallery

    National Gallery of Modern Art is an art gallery in Bangalore. It was inaugurated in the year 2009. It showcases modern Indian art and houses paintings by Raja Ravi Verma, Jamini Roy, Amrita Sher-Gil, Rabindranath Tagore and a large number of Modern and Contemporary artists. NGMA Bangalore currently houses approximately 500 exhibits that are spread across a corridor, tiny rooms and large spacio...Read more
  15. Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium

    4.3 (1918 Votes)
    Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium

    Educational Site, Planetarium

    One of the five planetariums in India, it was founded by Bengaluru City Corporation in 1989. Located on Sir.T Chowdaiah Road, it has been managed by the Bengaluru Association for Science Education (BASE) since 1992. The Planetarium features a 15 meters diameter dome with a seating capacity of 210. “Space Master” Planetarium projector projects the night sky as seen with naked eye on ...Read more