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9 Famous Parks in Bangalore with Pictures

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Rightly called the ‘Garden City of India’, Bangalore boasts of some of the best gardens and parks that form the major attractions in the city. These parks are a paradise for joggers, fitness freaks and the young and old alike, whether it be to take a leisurely walk or just admire the scenic environment. The lavish beauty of the parks with its manicured lawns, budding flower beds and myriad fountains provide a perfect setting to relax the body, mind and soul.

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Let we have to look at the top 9 parks in Bangalore.

1. Cubbon Park:

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Covering 300 acres of green expanse, Cubbon Park is one of the biggest parks in Bangalore. Its abundance of flora and fauna coupled with aesthetic buildings and impressive statues of famous personages make it more than a park. The park includes motorable roads and well laid walking paths that are inviting to early morning walkers and is home to over 6000 species of plants and trees making it a haven for naturalists to study all forms of plant life. This is the amazing parks in Bangalore.

2. Coles Park:

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Coles Park in Frazer Town has been in existence since 1914 and has its own historical significance attached to it. The park constituted a podium for military bands who played here during the colonial rule. The Bandstand area is now donned with benches and a walking track. The Freedom Fighters Park as it has been renamed draws joggers like a magnet. The park is especially renowned for having facilities that extend to the disabled such as a ramp at the entrance to facilitate entry, a wheelchair track in the play space and even playing equipment built to go easy on handicapped children. The Park also boasts of tennis courts, and an ice skating rink setting it apart from the rest.

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3. Bugle Rock Park:

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Set amidst natural rock formations, Bugle Rock Park is a small park replete with fountains and waterfalls and towering trees as well as three temples and an amphitheatre that can accommodate 300 people. Attracting around 1000 visitors every day, mostly the elderly, the park is considered a walker’s paradise.

4. M.N. Krishna Rao Park:

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Located in the locality of Basavanagudi and named after the former acting Diwan of Mysore, M.N. Krishna Rao Park is an ideal retreat for leisure seekers. Sprawling across 69825 sq meters of land, the park includes jogging tracks, playgrounds and tree filled landscapes that provide plenty entertainment for joggers, children and nature lovers. This is the wonderful parks in Bangalore.

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5. Cariappa Memorial Park:

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This 22 acre park is a memorial to Field Marshall K.M. Cariappa of the Indian Armed Forces. The park was constructed by the Indian Army in 1996 who are also responsible for its upkeep. The most distinct feature of the park is its provision for military themed games and other fun activities for children. The park also entertains visitors with six performing military bands at its bandstand every fortnight. A 1.8 km cobble stone walkway path runs through the park where walkers can breathe in the fresh air that is unpolluted by insecticides and pesticides.

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