Area: 709 km²
Elevation: 920 m
Population: 12.5 million approx. (2018)
Weather: 28 °C, Wind NE at 3 km/h, 50% Humidity
Bengaluru (also called Bangalore) is the capital of India’s southern Karnataka state. The center of India’s high-tech industry, the city is also known for its parks and nightlife. By Cubbon Park, Vidhana Soudha is a Neo-Dravidian legislative building. Former royal residences include 19th-century Bangalore Palace, modeled after England’s Windsor Castle, and Tipu Sultan’s Summer Palace, an 18th-century teak structure.
Nearest Airport: Bangalore International Airport, which is located at a distance of 40 km from the city.
Nearest Railway Station: Bangalore has two important railway stations – Bengaluru City Railway Station and Yeswantpur Junction.
Places of Tourist Attractions: Bangalore Palace, Lal Bagh, Tipu Sultan’s Palace, Bannerghatta National Park, Cubbon Park, ISKCON Temple, Vidhana Soudha, Nandi Temple, Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum, Bangalore Fort, Government Museum, Halasuru Someshwara Temple, Gavi Gangadhareshwara Temple, Ulsoor Lake, Surayanarayana Temple, Pyramid Valley International, Bull Temple, Indira Gandhi Musical Fountain.