Bangalore has been regarded as the Garden city for ages and despite the city’s ever growing status, it still lives up to its name. Different parts of Bangalore exhibits a different aspect of this elegant city and North Bangalore definitely strives for its plush greenery and hosts several public avenues that are pleasant and close to nature that are sure to be every North Bangalorean’s pride.
The northern part of Bangalore has a lot to offer to the residents residing there, be it a beautiful landscaped park or a serene lake, a ginormous mall or a historic palace, North Bangalore has something to offer to everyone!
Here are the top 5 places in North Bangalore that make it amazing to live there!
- Cubbon Park
Situated right at the heart of the city, is this scenic park called as Cubbon Park. It is one of the most popular parkens/gardens in Bangalore where you can take a stroll early in the morning and breathe in clean and pure fresh air. Children are seen to play to their heart’s content and couples are often seated under the canopy of old trees, sharing hearty conversations! On Sundays, it doubles up as a dog park where you can take your pets and have a fun time socializing with other pet parents and their furry babies.
Location: On Kasturba Road
- Bangalore Palace
Built in the 1862, this palace withstood the test of time and stands tall and in all its glory! This palace was home to the royal family at one point and has been preserved as a heritage site ever since. Guests are allowed inside and are sure to be enthralled by the exquisite and intricate details all across the palace alongside a collection of over 30,000 paintings.
Location: Near MCC College, Vasant Nagar
- Mantri And Orion Mall
Bangalore does not fall short of shopping malls and Mantri Mall as well as the Orion Mall sure is built to please! It is regarded as one of the largest mall in the city and is filled with various clothing brands, eateries, home decor brands and plenty more to choose from. It is the perfect place to visit over the weekend to catch up with friends over a coffee or the latest movie.
Location: Both are located in Malleshwaram
- ISCKON Temple
Famous all over the world is the ISCKON Temple and is located in the North Bangalore. It’s a religious place that celebrates HInduism and humanity at large. The campus is ornate beautifully and the architecture alone is sure to mesmerize you! For a calm and serene retreat, you must visit this beautiful temple even if you are not a devout believer of the religion. The aura of this place is what makes it exceptionally beautiful!
- Halasuru Lake
It is counted amongst the last few preserved water bodies of Bangalore and is an astounding natural lake spread across 124 acres and is the perfect place to visit for a peaceful weekend. You could go swimming, boating or plan a fun picnic with friends or family over the weekend.
Location: It’s located in Ulsoor
So, these are just some of the most honorable mentions when it comes to places to visit in North Bangalore. These places are mostly flocked by nearby residents and people from all over the city! As mentioned earlier, north Bangalore never fails to please its localites! These are just a few but there is plenty more to explore when you live in this part of the city.