Bangalore Culture and Heritage Walking Tour

Bangalore Culture and Heritage Walking Tour
Walking & Biking Tours > Walking Tours > City Walk
$50
Duration: 5 hours
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Description

Discover Bangalore's history, culture, architecture, heritage and cuisine on this 5-hour walking tour. You will get a chance to absorb the sights, sounds and flavors of Bangalore’s historic market, savor delicious south Indian breakfast, visit temples, the fort and summer palace.

We will meet you at the entrance gate of State Bank of Mysore in Bangalore at 8am themselves. You will be offered a refreshing coffee at the entrance to the market followed by brief overview of the tour. As you make your way through the 475-year old market place from north to south you will stop at various places to learn more about the local communities and crumbling heritage structures. At some point of this journey through the market we will stop at a local restaurant for southern style breakfast. Afterwards you will visit different shops and learn more about spices, flowers, fruits, baskets, recycled metal, recycled paper and more.

As we move further south, you will visit the Bangalore Fort where more than 2000 patriots lost their lives defending the city from British invasion. A short walk from there will bring you to the Tipu's Summer Palace that was originally within the fort boundaries. At the palace you will further explore the history and architecture of the times. Next to the palace you will see a 320-year-old south Indian temple. The tour ends at Tipu's Summer Palace.

Discover Bangalore's history, culture, architecture, heritage and cuisine on this 5-hour walking tour. You will get a chance to absorb the sights, sounds and flavors of Bangalore’s historic market, savor delicious south Indian breakfast, visit temples, the fort and summer palace.