When: All days of the week except Mondays
Starts: At 9:30 a.m. at GPO
Ends: Around 11:30 am at the State Museum
What this tour is about:
This is a 2-hour walk through the Secretariat area to see the grand buildings and beautiful gardens that are synonymous with Bangalore. We will also visit the State Museum and the Venkatappa Gallery
Places we will visit:
The tour starts at the General Post Office (GPO) building, a well-known landmark that you can find easily. Our walk takes us to Raj Bhavan (the Governor’s Residence), Vidhana Soudha (the State Legislature) and Attara Kacheri (the High Court). Your guide will explain the history of these buildings and the events associated with them. We will then walk through Cubbon Park, seeing some landmarks and buildings in the park. Lastly, will visit the State Museum and the adjoining Venkatappa Art Gallery.
There are cafes nearby for coffee if you wish to have a bit of rest after the walk, please ask the guide for recommendations.
Costs and Booking:
INR 750 per person for 7-10 persons
INR 1000 per person for 5-6 persons
INR 1500 per person for 3-4 persons
INR 1750 per person for 2 persons
INR 3000 for a solo traveller
Knowledgeable guide, personalised walk and all taxes.