Bengaluru is India's third most populous city and the country's start-up and IT capital. Ranked India's most liveable city for more than just its pleasant weather, it is a melting pot of cultures, cuisines, and opportunities that you will keep coming back for more. Apply to GITAM and explore Garden City.
Music, art, theatre literature, dance and a rich nightlife - Bangalore's cultural outlook is as rich and colorful as its parks in the summertime. Experience the many facets of Bengaluru through its art and religious festivals, fairs, food and sights.
Food & Drink
The sweetness of Karnataka, the spiciness of Andhra, the tanginess and Tamil Nadu, the austerity of Maharashtra, as well as a wide range of global flavors - the city is a foodie's paradise.
Things to see and do at Bengaluru
Walks in the park to food walks, music concerts to theatre festivals, street fairs and rooftop movie nights - there's always something to see, do or experience in Bengaluru.
The Garden City is named for its vast, lush gardens across the city, filled with native and exotic flora from around the globe. Take a walk around Brindavan Gardens, go for a jog around Cubbon Park, or have a picnic at Lal Bagh.
The city is surrounded by sites for camping, trekking and biking. You can also go boating on some of the many lakes in the city and take a wildlife safari through Bannerghatta National Park.
Indian street food, American fast food, fusion food, authentic flavors from around India and local Kannadiga dishes - Bengaluru is a foodie's delight.
Bangalore has a vibrant and active music and theatre scene. The city has several venues that offer live music and plays host to many indigenous bands from across the country, while theatre buffs can enjoy live and immersive productions at the Ranga Shankara Theatre.
Spending some time exploring the city? The Bangalore Palace, Vidhana Soudha, the Lal Bagh Glass House, the Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum and Tipu Sultan Palace are just some of the city's many iconic attractions.
Bangalore is a shopaholic's dream with offerings to suit every budget. MG Road, Brigade Road are popular with street-shoppers, while the many malls around the city offer visitors shopping, food and drink, all in the same space., malls