Set in the heart of India's vibrant south, Bengaluru, also known as Bangalore, is the region's main city. Having undergone a complete renewal with India's technology boom, Bengaluru is leading the country with its progressive changes, hip locals, creature comforts, well-preserved green spaces and colonial-era architecture. Arrive rested and ready to explore when you book your flights to Bengaluru with Cathay Dragon.
Must do’s in Bengaluru
The Vidhana Soudha and the Vikasa Soudha are the legislative Houses of the State of Karnataka, both featuring strong examples of early 20th-century architecture and impressive facades. The city has several palaces worth a visit, including the Bengaluru Palace and the Tipu Sultan's Palace, dating back to 1790. Enjoy some contemporary culture at the National Gallery of Modern Art. The year-round temperatures make it easy to stay out past sunset to experience the city’s excellent fine dining, shopping, and night life.
Bengaluru travel tips
Get around the sprawling city easily with the Bangalore Metro, a new transit rail system. Some lines may be under construction though, so try the cheap and reliable city buses or the famous Indian auto rickshaws. However you travel around the city, make sure you arrive in style. Enjoy impeccable service and a spacious, comfortable aircraft on your Bengaluru flights with Cathay Dragon.