Having Bangalore as its capital, Karnataka owns all the aspects of a superb tourist destination. It goes well with its taglines and thus showcases a mélange of many worlds under a single roof. The state is also home to plush flora and fauna. Besides, you can expect glam and glaze as well. There are various malls, restaurants, institutions and what not! A wide range of Karnataka trip packages helps you get a firsthand experience of the state like never before
Karnataka, the sixth largest state in India, has been ranked as the third most popular state in the country for tourism in 2014. It is home to 507 of the 3600 centrally protected monuments in India, the largest number after Uttar Pradesh. The State Directorate of Archaeology and Museums protects an additional 752 monuments and another 25,000 monuments are yet to receive protection. Tourism centres on the ancient sculptured temples, modern cities, the hill ranges, forests and beaches. Broadly, tourism in Karnataka can be divided into four geographical regions: North Karnataka, the Hill Stations, Coastal Karnataka, South Karnataka
The Karnataka government has recently introduced The Golden Chariot – a train which connects popular tourist destinations in the state and Goa.