Places in Karnataka & Bengaluru
This region includes Bengaluru, formerly known as Bangalore, a bustling, buzzing hub of IT, shopping, dining and crazy traffic. If all that gets too much, you can limber up for some Ashtanga yoga at Mysore where a slower pace is dutifully rewarded. South of Mysore, Bandipur National Park includes the sanctuaries of Nugarhole, Mudalmai in Tamil Nadu and Wayanad in Kerala.
Northern Karnataka includes territory in the north-eastern pocket of the state bordered by Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra. This area includes destinations such as Bijapur and Badami, known for its ancient caves and temples, to Bidar with its famous 15th-century fort, right up in the far north.
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