Bengaluru has been renowned as the Garden City for ages and despite its fast-growing status, the city still lives up to its name. Different parts of Bengaluru highlight a different aspect of this elegant city and North Bengaluru definitely showcases some of the best of what the city has to offer. North Bengaluru is known for its plush greenery and hosts several public avenues that are pleasant and close to nature.
North Bengaluru has a lot to offer to the residents residing there. Be it a beautiful landscaped park or a serene lake, a sprawling mall or a historic palace, North Bengaluru has something for everyone. These places attract nearby residents and people from all over the city. Here are the top attractions in North Bengaluru that make it the most desired residential destination.
Built in the 1862, the Bangalore Palace withstood the test of time and still 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 30000 paintings. The palace is located near MCC College, Vasant Nagar.
Situated in the heart of Bengaluru on Kasturba Road, Cubbon Park is one of the most popular parks in Bengaluru. You can take a stroll early in the morning and breathe in clean and pure fresh air. Children can play to their heart’s content while their parents are seated under the canopy of old trees. On Sundays, it doubles up as a dog park where you can take your pets and have a fun time socializing with other residents and their pets.
Halasuru Lake, located in Ulsoor, is counted amongst the last few preserved water bodies of Bengaluru and is an astounding natural lake spread across 124 acres. The lake 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.
Mantri And Orion Mall
Bengaluru does not fall short of shopping malls. Mantri Mall and Orion Mall are two of the most popular malls in the city. Both located near Malleshwaram, the malls are 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.
Renowned all over the world, the ISCKON Temple is located in North Bengaluru. The campus is beautifully ornate and the architecture alone is sure to mesmerize visitors. For a calm and serene retreat, this beautiful temple is a must-visit destination. The aura of this place is what makes it exceptionally beautiful.