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Stalking the tiger of Mysore- a Bangalore walk provided by Five Senses Tours

Stalking the tiger of Mysore- a Bangalore walk

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Updated 20-10-13 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 20-10-13 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
This tour is led by a cultural evangelist who will unravel Tipu Sultan's legend for you. The walk takes follows the footprints left by Tipu Sultan, the tiger of Mysore! We visit key places like the Summer Palace, Bangalore Fort and secret armory which influenced the history & geography of Bangalore and the entire region. The visit to the largest wholesale market of Bangalore with its myriad smells, colors and sounds will be a sensorial extravaganza!
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    Chickpet
    Or, you can also get picked up
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  • 1
    KR Market
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Bangalore Fort
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    Kote Venkataramana Temple
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    Tipu Sultan Fort and Palace - Bangalore KR Market
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission included
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  • 5
    Tipu Sultan's Armoury
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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  • You'll end at
    Tipu Sultan's Armoury
    Kalasipalam New Exte, City Market, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560002, India
    Walk ends at Tipu's Armoury
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Departure Point
Chickpet, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Duration
3h
Return Details
Tipu Sultan's Armoury, Kalasipalam New Exte, City Market, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560002, India
Inclusions
  • Snacks
  • Entrance charges
  • Tour will be led by a Cultural evangelist
  • Entry/Admission - KR Market
  • Entry/Admission - Bangalore Fort
  • Entry/Admission - Kote Venkataramana Temple
  • Entry/Admission - Tipu Sultan Fort and Palace - Bangalore KR Market
  • Entry/Admission - Tipu Sultan's Armoury
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Additional Info
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 8 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Mike wrote a review Nov. 2019
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We were picked up from metro station of chikpet and we walked to few fantastic monuments of Tipu Sultan who is pupularly known in India as Tiger of Mysore. We visited his Summer Palace which was made of wood and had beautiful mirror work. We alps saw a very well maintained Fort
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from 5SensesTours, Owner at Stalking the tiger of Mysore- a Bangalore walk
Responded Feb. 16, 2020
Hello and thanks for this feedback. Its great to know you enjoyed this theme walk on "Tipu sultan, the Tiger of Mysore". I am also happy you found Chandrashekar to be warm, friendly and knowledgeable.
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lagob370 wrote a review Nov. 2019
Paris, France7 contributions
Our guide Shekar was very pleasant and welcome us in Bangalore with kindness and knowing very well his job. Very interesting discussion, open to our multiple questions, very patient. Shekar has a deep knowledge of India and shares easily his culture and knowledge. We highly
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Response from 5SensesTours, Owner at Stalking the tiger of Mysore- a Bangalore walk
Responded Nov. 10, 2019
Hello and thanks for this review. I am delighted you enjoyed the half day tour of Bangalore city with Chandrashekar whom you found to be patient and knowledgeable. Hope to see you again sometime in the future!
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Jenny parson wrote a review Oct. 2019
Glasgow, United Kingdom7 contributions
This is a lovely walk about Tipu Sultan , a king who fought the British in many wars. Satish was a great guide who told us about many interesting things about Tipu like how he used rockets in war and is considered to be the first to do so. We also visited a quaint temple also.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from 5SensesTours, Owner at Stalking the tiger of Mysore- a Bangalore walk
Responded Nov. 10, 2019
Its great to know you enjoyed the walk about Tipu Sultan. I am delighted you found our guide Satish to be a good company and found this inputs to be interesting and enjoyable.
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Agus wrote a review Mar. 2019
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Everything was great. The guide, Satish, was really polite and explained everything well, his english was also really good, and in the end he even gave me directions on how to get to other touristic place. The places we visited were amazing: the botanic garden, the flower
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Date of experience: March 2019
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  • Duration: 3h
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