Welcome to Karnataka. A land blessed with many fascinating worlds. Discover ageless monuments, world heritage sites, lush green forests, amazing wildlife, spectacular waterfalls, romantic hill stations, timeless temples, pristine beaches, exhilarating adventure sports and vibrant art & culture. Karnataka is one of the well known state in India with capital of Bangalore. Official Language is Kannada and other languages are Konkani, Kodava, Tulu, Hindi. This state is famous to information Technology and No.1 in India.
Tourism in Karnataka has the deep efforts by people and nature. Karnataka is the tourists paradise both human and nature efforts here to make Karnataka as a tourist place. It's long sea shore has beautiful beaches and ports. Karnataka has many famous Temples and many ancient temples with deep backgrounds in Hampi and Hassan. Trekking in Karnataka is also one of the best interesting subject to tourists. Karnataka is well known place to best waterfalls in India, tallest waterfalls in India is Jog Falls created by sharavathi river (jumps from height of 293m.) is at Shimoga district . Karnataka possesses a diverse flora and fauna, which will attract all nature lovers. Animal and Bird Sanctuaries and the National parks can provide an interesting sight of wild animals for the tourists. This state has Five National Parks, some of the main are Nagarahole National Park, Bandipur National Park and Bannerghatta National Park, and has 25 wildlife sanctuaries. The National Parks have many kinds of wild animals like Deer's, Bison, Tigers, loins, Elephants, Blackbucks, Bear, Wild Dogs, Leopards, Water Buffaloes etc. Karnataka is also well known for Sandal wood and for many kinds of Medicine trees.
Bangalore, Mysore, Coorg , Kabini, Bandipur ,Hassan, Chikmagalur , Mangalore ,Udupi ,Sringeri , Mookambika , Dharmasthala , Gokarna, Jog falls ,Murudeshwar , Dandeli , Bijapur, Gulbarga, Hampi & Badami, are the main tourist places in Karnataka