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Bangalore, also known as Bengaluru, is often referred to as the ‘Garden City’ because of the numerous parks and gardens that dot the localities of the city. It is also considered as a major information technology (IT) hub of the country and thus called the ‘Silicon Valley of India’. Kempe Gowda, a feudal ruler affiliated to the Vijayanagara kingdom, first established a mud fort, which turned out to be the foundation of the present day city. The city passed through a myriad of rulers ranging from the Marathas, Mughals and Mysore rulers before becoming a part of independent India.
Budget Hotels in Bangalore
There are a couple of good budget hotels in the city. Some of the options which are worth a try are Suntrupthi Residency (Tariff – Rs. 950), Citizen Lodge (Tariff – Rs. 850), The Royal Nest (Tariff – Rs. 900), Vijaya Residency (Tariff – Rs. 900) and others.
The official language of Bangalore is Kannada. Hindi, English, Telugu and Tamil are also understood and widely spoken.
Events in Bangalore
The important festivals of the area are Pongal in January, Karaga in April, Ganesh Chathurthi in August-September, Diwali in October-November, the fasting month of Ramadan, the two Eid(s), Easter and Christmas.
Places to See in Bangalore
Some of the places worth trying out in Bangalore are Bangalore Palace, Lal Bagh, Cubbon Park, Bannerghatta National Park,Vidhana Soudha, Seshadari Iyer Memorial, Tipu Sultan’s Palace, Bull Temple, ISKCON Hare Krishna Temple, Meenakshi Sundaram Temple, Holy Trinity Church and St. Mary’s Basilica. Wonderla Amusement Park at a distance of 28 km is popular with youngsters and children looking for a break on weekends.
How to Get There
The nearest airport is the Kempegowda International Airport at a distance of 36 km.
Bangalore City Junction Railway Station is the major railway station in the city.
There is bus service running from almost everywhere in south India to Bangalore city. State transport buses as well as private operators ply their buses to and fro the city. SRS Travels, Kallada Travels and SRM, Travels are some of the major operators in the city as well as the region. Do away with standing in ticket counters and opt for online bus reservation facility instead.
Cumbam is a town and municipality in Theni district of Tamil Nadu near Kerala state. The water in this place is very sweet to drink. It is the third largest town in Theni district next to Theni and Bodinayakanur. The soil in this region is red in nature. Hence, agriculture plays a vital role in development activities, crops grown in this region are paddy, coconut, groundnut and various fruits and vegetables are also cultivated here.
Places to Stay
Hotel fare near this place starts at 450. Some of the budget hotels are Hotel Indhra Deluxe Lodge (Tariff starts at Rs. 1,100), Lucky Lodge (Tariff starts at Rs. 563), Hotel Sagar (Tariff starts at Rs. 1,080), Hotel Lemurian Heritage (Tariff starts at Rs. 1,530), J.J. Residency (Tariff starts at Rs. 550) and many
The official language spoken of Cumbam is Tamil.
Mattu Pongal is celebrated with pomp and show in this region. There are numerous temples around this place; all the temple festivals are celebrated in an impressive way. Other than this Diwali, Christmas, Pongal, and Ganesh Chaturthi are celebrated.
Places of Interest:
The best season to visit Cumbam is from October to May. The Suruli falls is 10 km away from Cumbum and is surrounded by mountains. Thekkady (63 km from Theni) is a tourist destination in Kerala which is 30 km from Cumbum. This place gets its name from the famous temple of Lord Narayana (Kambaraya Perumal). It is near Kumily (55 km from Theni), a border town between the states of Tamil Nadu and Kerala. There is an ancient temple named Nantha Gopalan temple in this region. Some of the places to be visited near this area are Vaigai Dam, Manjalar Dam, and Munnar.
How to Get There:
The nearest airports are situated at Madurai. Madurai airport is located at the distance of 131 km from Cumbum.
Madurai railway station is about 117 km away from Cumbum. Madurai railway station is connected with all the southern trains.
Cumbum is the central part which connects all the other parts of Tamil Nadu. Book your bus ticket
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