Bangalore, officially known as Bengaluru is the most dynamic city in the world. ‘The city of Gardens’ is home for many corporate giants like Wipro, Infosys, Flipkart, Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL), Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL), National Aerospace Laboratories (NAL), Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL), Bharat Earth Movers Limited (BEML), United Breweries Group and many others. The city has many amazing tech parks like Manyata Tech Park, Electronics City, Bagmane Tech Park, International Tech Park, Prestige Tech Park, RMZ Infinity, Ecospace Business Park, Embassy Golf Links Business Park, etc promoting IT/ITES and other sectors. Then city had natured many successful start-ups like Flipkart, Zoomcar, Commonfloor, Swiggy, Myntra, Zivame, urban Ladder, Practo, etc and home to many more budding start-ups.
‘The silicon valley of India’ enjoys a moderate climate throughout the year thus attracting a lot of talent to settle in the city. With average high temperatures not more than 30°C and average low temperatures of around 20°C, you will surely enjoy the weather in Bangalore during your stay.
Bengaluru has produced sports personalities like Rahul Dravid, Anil Kumble, Javagal Srinath, Robin Uthappa, Pankaj Advani, Prakash Padukone, Nisha Millet, etc. Cricket and Football are by far the most popular sports with popular city-based clubs Royal Challengers Bangalore and Bengaluru FC playing the sport. Other city-based blubs are Bengaluru Bulls in Pro Kabaddi League, Bengaluru Blasters in Premier Badminton League, Bengaluru Beast in UBA Pro Basketball League, Karnataka Lions in World Series Hockey, etc. Bangalore Turf Club is one of the six turf clubs in India.
Lal Bagh, Bangalore Fort, Bangalore Palace, Vidhana Soudha, Bannerghatta National Park, Lumbini Gardens, Wonderla, Innovative Film City, ISKCON Temple, Bull Temple, St. Mary’s Basilica, Masjid-e-Khadria, etc are some of the best tourist places in Bangalore. Church street has some of the best partying places like Church Street social, Russh Gastropub, Hoppipola etc. Commercial Street, Brigade Road, MG Road, Chikpete, and Malleswaram are some of the well-known traditional shopping areas. To meet the needs of Millennials, Bangalore has some of the best malls in the country like Orion Mall, Mantri Square, Phoenix Market City, The Forum, Inorbit Mall with most of the brands and multiplexes for entertainment.
Bengaluru’s Kempegowda International Airport is the 3rd busiest airport in India. Krantiveer Sangolli Rayanna Railway Station, Bangalore Cantonment railway station, Yeshwantapur junction and Krishnarajapuram railway station are the four major railway stations in Bangalore. Kempegowda Bus Station, locally known as “Majestic bus stand” and Shanti Nagar bus stand are the major bus stations. When in Bangalore you will experience extensive traffic congestion in many parts of the city during peak times. The extension of Bangalore Metro or Namma Metro is aimed to address traffic issues partially.
Koramangala, HSR Layout, Indira Nagar, Banashankari, Malleswaram, Hebbal are some of the best residential areas with all the required amenities in the vicinity. Hilton, ITC Windsor, Four Points by Sheraton, Shangri-la hotel, JW Marriot, The LaLit Ashok, Le-Meridian, Vivanta by Taj are some of the best luxury hotels in Bangalore.
So, when are you relocating to Bangalore – ‘the silicon valley of India’?