Important tourist destinations in Karnataka State, Karnataka Tourism
Bandipur National Park
Bandipur National Park is located in Chamarajanagar district on the border of Karnataka – Tamil Nadu Spread across 874 Sq.Kms, It is part of the famous Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve along with Nagarhole National Park, Mudumalai National Park and Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary
Chikmagalur or Chikkamagaluru is a hill town located in the Chikmagalur district of Karnataka and is one of the best hill stations near Bangalore.
Coorg or Kodagu is a district in Karnataka and it is also known as the Scotland of India. Coorg is the most famous hill stations in Karnataka.
Hampi is an ancient village situated on the banks of Tungabhadra River in northern Karnataka and is a renowned UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is one of the most popular tourist destinations in South India.
Jog falls is the one of the highest waterfall in India situated in Shimoga district. This beautiful waterfall is locally known as Geruoppe Falls, Gersoppa Falls and Jogada Gundi.
Mysore is an important tourist destination in Karnataka. This historic place is the erstwhile capital of the Mysore Maharajas, who ruled the Mysore State between 1399 & 1947 and is known as the City of Palaces.
Nagarhole National Park
Nagarhole National Park or Rajiv Gandhi National Park is an important wildlife sanctuary in Karnataka. It is spread across Mysore and Kodagu districts in Karnataka.
Situated on River Kaveri, Shivanasamudra is among best popular Tourist places in Karnataka.
Badami is famous for cave temples, fortresses, carvings, brilliant architecture and spectacular views.
Bidar is famous for its heritage sites and also a place of great historical importance
Belur is famous temple town situated in Hassan District of Karnataka Stateand is renowned for the great Hoysala Temple. The diety of the temple is Lord Chennakesava, an incarnation of Vishnu and is the best of three Hoysala temples chosen for UNESCO World Heritage Sites
Bangalore is known as the Garden City of India and also referred as Silicon Valley of India due to large number of technology companies.