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Flight 4 Fantasy
Ranked #1 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
Category: Game/ Entertainment Centers
Owner description: Flight 4 Fantasy for the first time in India lets you fulfill your dream to Fly. Wondered how a pilot flies a plane? Wanted... more » Owner description: Flight 4 Fantasy for the first time in India lets you fulfill your dream to Fly. Wondered how a pilot flies a plane? Wanted to peep inside a cockpit? Dreamt of flying a plane? You can now take control and be the Pilot of an aircraft. We let you take off and land at more than 20,000 Airports around the world. Our experienced Instructors will guide you through your Flight Experience and our simulators will keep you at the edge of your seats. The Boeing 737 cockpit is complete with realistic controls, stunning High definition surround visuals, in-flight announcements and more. Thrilling and exciting 4D Fighter jets with 3D visuals and a 3-axis movement allow you to undertake several missions. Practice take-offs and landing, search for enemy locations, do air-to-air combat or try your hands at air-to-air refueling. Our Boeing experiences commences from Rs. 1,400 Onwards. The minimum age for Boeing simulator is 13 years and for Fighter Simulators is 8 years. You can now book your experience online at our website. « less
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Ranked #2 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
Travelers' Choice® 2013 Winner Attractions
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks
Owner description: Wonderla Holidays Private Limited owns two amusement park in the brand name of Wonderla in Bangalore & Kochin. These parks... more » Owner description: Wonderla Holidays Private Limited owns two amusement park in the brand name of Wonderla in Bangalore & Kochin. These parks has been set up with International standards and has been attracted more than 13 million people. Both the parks have secured ISO 14001 (environment friendly) & OHSAS 18001 (Safety & Helathy) certification from BVQI, France. Wonderla parks use Reverse Osmosis treated water in the pool and the temperature of the water maintained @ 28 degree celcius. The rides at the park caters to people of all age and follows the system of pay once and enjoy unlimited rides. « less
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Ranked #3 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
Category: Religious Sites
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Ranked #4 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
Category: Educational Sites
Owner description: Welcome to The Art of Living International Centre! Situated on the top of the Panchagiri Hills, 36km southwest of Bangalore,... more » Owner description: Welcome to The Art of Living International Centre! Situated on the top of the Panchagiri Hills, 36km southwest of Bangalore, near Udipalya village, the campus is an ideal location for reflection and rejuvenation. Started in 1986 and spread over 65 acres, the campus has an abundance of flowering foliage spread along winding footpaths, a peaceful lake and the exquisitely beautiful Vishalakshi Mantap, the central meditation hall. Satsangs, held every evening, are gatherings where different minds unite through music, meditation, and wisdom to experience an elevated state of consciousness. Through Seva (voluntary service) one can experience the humble satisfaction of doing selfless work here, from serving food in the kitchen to keeping the premises clean to working in the various departments that focus on various projects and the ashram's upkeep. The Vishalakshi Mantap, named after 'Amma', Sri Sri's mother, is the main Meditation Hall in the form of a fully blossomed 1000 petal lotus. Its reflective dome that mirrors the sun during the day is lit up at night to a synchronized change of colored lights. The dome and golden spire that can be viewed from all parts of the sprawling campus grounds play the role of a compass - lending a sense of navigation to the spiritual seeker. Courses are held in various rooms at different levels of the mantap and satsangs are held on the main level. Each level opens onto a gallery. Following a circular design, the levels provide an excellent view of the campus grounds and the open grounds and hills in the distance. Built on a smaller scale, is the Sumeru Mantap in the more secluded, old ashram campus. When the campus was newly set up, and there was a much smaller gathering of people, satsangs were held here. It is a circular 3 tiered gallery with a garden in the center and the sky for a roof, dominated by a large densely foliaged banyan tree in the center. The Radha Kund gardens recapture the mystical garden of Vrindavan, replete with a pair of elephants, a pair of geese, a deer, some rabbits and a number of exotic birds! This is an excellent place to observe various birds as they sweep over the lake - and a good place to unwind, reflect and take stock of one's life. From the gardens one can hear the Sanskrit chantings of the boys at the Gurukul nearby. The seven year training program at the Gurukul teaches students how to conduct temple rituals. The course syllabus also includes study of the Veda, Agama, Sanskrit, Astrology, Yoga, music, Sculpture, Epics and scriptures. The Goshala, home to over 250 cows, is an important project undertaken to preserve the native breed of Indian cows. The cows enjoy human company and visitors receive great pleasure brushing and petting the cows. For those who wish to simply relax, The Sri Sri Ayurveda Panchakarma (Wellness Spa) offers the ideal retreat for body and mind. Apart from the super ambience and food, one can select from a number of rejuvenating therapy packages the spa offers. On campus is a very popular, vibrant eatery, The Vishala Cafe that serves Indian and Continental fast food. It is here that youngsters like to meet, relax, exchange ideas, play the piano or eat a filling meal while reading from the selection of books displayed at the cafe. An array of shops are also present on campus - two Divine shops (selling music and books), The Divine Services (a provision store), Madhurya (traditional artefacts, gifts), Sri Kriti (a boutique that sells hand made products by rural women and traditional craftmen) and Sri Sri Agriculture with its fresh produce of fruits and vegetables grown on campus. The Bangalore Campus makes for a truly self-contained retreat - your home away from home! « less
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Ranked #5 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
Travelers' Choice® 2013 Winner Attractions
Category: Museums
Owner description: Visvesvaraya is fun for children and adults. It houses a treasure trove of machines and artifacts related to science and... more » Owner description: Visvesvaraya is fun for children and adults. It houses a treasure trove of machines and artifacts related to science and technology. Its interactive exhibits make this a great place for children to develop a love for science and to demystify facts. « less
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Ranked #6 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
Category: Health Clubs
Owner description: BadAzz Combat Academy teaches Krav Maga Israeli Self Defense designed by the Israeli Military taught by a instructor who does... more » Owner description: BadAzz Combat Academy teaches Krav Maga Israeli Self Defense designed by the Israeli Military taught by a instructor who does not believe in just making Krav Maga a business but his aim is to touch people lives and make them believe in authentic hardcore ethical training. « less
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Ranked #7 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
Category: Religious Sites

  Iskcon Bangalore, a pearl of Iskcon (International Society for Krishna Consciousness) a palace of Sri Sri RadhaKrishna in this world. It is a palace of highest  worship to... more »

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Ranked #8 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
Category: Neighborhoods
Owner description: Basavangudi is one of the few areas in Bangalore that have retained its old-world charm. A residential area with quaint... more » Owner description: Basavangudi is one of the few areas in Bangalore that have retained its old-world charm. A residential area with quaint homes, leafy roads, markets and temples, a walk here can take you back in time. Always buzzing with activity, Basavanagudi buzzes even more feverishly before festivals. There are numerous restaurants here, some institutions in themselves. This is a good place to feast on idlis (savory cake), dosas (savory pancakes) and the famous filter kaapi (coffee). « less
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Ranked #9 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks
Owner description: Camp eXtremeZone is bangalore's only outdoor & recreational centre. Also, the only authentic camp ground, which provides a... more » Owner description: Camp eXtremeZone is bangalore's only outdoor & recreational centre. Also, the only authentic camp ground, which provides a true camping experience to enthusiasts and corporate teams in Bangalore. Our signature corporate day outing, consists of activities like paintball, kayaking, canoeing, rappelling , rope challenge course, zipline, team building activities and much more. Any team outing in Bangalore at Camp eXtremezone sends you back with good memories. More than 15,000 people across 300 corporates have experienced Camp XtremeZone in the last 16 months. Go Outdoors, Live Life. Camp eXtremeZone is mostly frequented by corporates for team building programs, Day outings, outbound training programs. This apart we are Bangalore's most popular weekend getaway destination for families and a bunch of friends. You want to do a Bangalore day trip or Weekend getaway from Bangalore? Think of Camp eXtremeZone, we will make sure it works well for you :) « less
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Ranked #10 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
Category: Religious Sites
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Ranked #11 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
Category: Neighborhoods
Owner description: Malleswaram, that bastion of Tamilians in Bangalore, is another locale that is a whole world away from India’s silicon city.... more » Owner description: Malleswaram, that bastion of Tamilians in Bangalore, is another locale that is a whole world away from India’s silicon city. Watch maamis in their kanjeevarams haggle in the market, visit a temple or two, eat local food and browse through small shops. The Kaadu Malleswara Temple and Sankey Tank are oases of calm amid the bustle. A new arrival on the scene is the incongruous Mantri Mall, much reviled for being the harbinger of modernization in Malleswaram. « less
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Ranked #12 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
Category: Art Museums
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Ranked #13 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
Category: Waterfalls
Owner description: This is the site of the first hydro-electric power station in Asia, set up in the early 20th century. The Gaganachukki and... more » Owner description: This is the site of the first hydro-electric power station in Asia, set up in the early 20th century. The Gaganachukki and Barachukki waterfalls are best visited post monsoon, when there’s abundant water. « less
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Ranked #14 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
Category: Gardens

The sprawling 240-acre botanical garden houses some over 1,000 species of plants including some 100-year-old trees. The construction of Lal Bagh was started by Hyder Ali in 1760... more »

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Ranked #15 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
Category: Mountains
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Ranked #16 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
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Ranked #17 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
Category: Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites
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Ranked #18 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
Category: Bodies of Water
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Ranked #19 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
Category: Religious Sites

Built in 1926, the cathedral is stately building with a row of Roman arches and an imposing central dome. It is noted for the intricate woodwork in its interior. This is located... more »

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Ranked #20 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
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Ranked #21 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks
Owner description: Fever Pitch Basecamp is the Bangalore's first jungle and adventure camping site which gives an authentic camping experience... more » Owner description: Fever Pitch Basecamp is the Bangalore's first jungle and adventure camping site which gives an authentic camping experience to its visitors. primarily targeting corporate teams, fever pitch is also open to families and friends. fever pitch is a perfect destination camping resort with activities like watersports, paintball,adventure and team activities. located amidst the forest and in the banks of manchanbele dam, fever pitch is a perfect getaway for one day and two day outings.about 35 km from bangalore off magadi road, fever pitch is easily accessable through road. campfire, cooking, fishing and you name them and it is all possible at feverpitch. what are you waiting for? head towards feverpitch and enjoy a great camping experience.!!! « less
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Ranked #22 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
Travelers' Choice® 2013 Winner Attractions
Category: Parks
Owner description: Cubbon Park dons many hats: a green lung in the heart of the city that also hosts a library, museums, a tennis academy, an... more » Owner description: Cubbon Park dons many hats: a green lung in the heart of the city that also hosts a library, museums, a tennis academy, an aquarium, a toy train and many statues and pavilions. It’s probably one of the only parks to have a busy road cutting through it. In the wee hours of the morning or evenings, it’s a jogger’s paradise. Spring adds to the beauty of this park, with the lovely and colorful Tabebuia trees in full bloom. « less
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Ranked #23 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
Category: Architectural Buildings; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Owner description: The Neo-Dravidian-style Vidhana Soudha is the seat of the state legislature while the red Attara Kacheri houses the High... more » Owner description: The Neo-Dravidian-style Vidhana Soudha is the seat of the state legislature while the red Attara Kacheri houses the High Court. In 2005, an annex called the Vikas Soudha was inaugurated, designed as an exact replica of the Vidhana Soudha. Though these buildings cannot be visited, they can be viewed from the outside. « less
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Ranked #24 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
Category: Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites
Owner description: Located in Basavanagudi, this temple (built by Kempegowda in the Dravidian style) contains a huge granite monolith of Nandi.... more » Owner description: Located in Basavanagudi, this temple (built by Kempegowda in the Dravidian style) contains a huge granite monolith of Nandi. The temple grounds also host the annual groundnut fair in November/December. The nearby Dodda Ganesha Temple and Bugle Rock Garden also can be visited. « less
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Ranked #25 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
Category: Geologic Formations
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Ranked #26 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals
Owner description: St. Mary’s Basilica in bustling Shivajinagar is built in the Gothic style with stained glass windows. It hosts the St. Mary’s... more » Owner description: St. Mary’s Basilica in bustling Shivajinagar is built in the Gothic style with stained glass windows. It hosts the St. Mary’s Feast each year in September. Devotees throng the basilica during the feast, which culminates in a procession with a chariot. « less
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Ranked #27 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
Category: Religious Sites; Mysterious Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Ranked #28 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
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Ranked #29 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas

Bannerghatta National Park hours are 9am to 5pm.  Avoid the Sunday rush or go to the zoo early around 9.30am. Avoid hours after 3pm -  you probably won't have enough time to see... more »

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Ranked #30 of 180 attractions in Bangalore
Category: Ancient Ruins
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