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Half-Day Cultural Tour of Bangalore

4.3 / 5

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Activity provider: Go City Adventures

Half-Day Cultural Tour of Bangalore

Activity provider: Go City Adventures

From US$ 80 per person

On this 7-hour cultural and heritage sightseeing tour of India’s Silicon Valley called Bangalore, discover the colonial past as you explore the temples, museums, lush, botanical gardens and much more.

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Duration 7 hours
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Live tour guide
Pickup included
Your Hotel in Bangalore
Small group
Limited to 5 participants


  • Discover the history and culture of Bangalore with a professional guide
  • Visit the Botanical Garden and palaces of Bangalore
  • Learn about Indian spirituality at the Bull Temple and ISKCON temple
Full description
Start you journey with hotel pick-up at around 9:00 in the morning as your guide and chauffeur awaits you. From here head to the neo-classical styled Iskcon temple. You'll stay here for 30 minutes after which you continue to the ornate teak-covered Tipu Sultan’s Palace. This historic two-story royal home was recently converted into museum, offering unique insight into Bangalore history. Stay here for 40 minutes. Visit the lush Lal Bagh Botanical Gardens, a facility that houses more than 1,000 unique floras. Your stay of time over here would be around 45 minutes as later you proceed to enjoy a local south Indian lunch. After lunch, admire the beauty of city’s Bangalore palace from outside. Before the tour ends, visit the Bull temple built in the Dravidian style into the surrounding rocks. After this your tour ends with hotel drop-off you are free to explore the city at your own.
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off in Bangalore
  • English-speaking local guide
  • Transport by private vehicle
  • All tolls & fuel expenses
  • Tips/Gratuities
  • Entrance tickets
  • Any Meals or personal expenses

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Lots of traffic in Bangalore so spent a lot of time in car, to be expected there. Did see Palace, Gardens and Bull Temple. Went solo and was a little nervous about that but the guide and driver where very friendly and took good care of me. They did stop at some shops which I didn’t mind although I felt slightly pressured to buy something. Otherwise good.

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Product ID: 91344