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Bangalore Walking Tour In Nagarathpet - The Silk Tales

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  • Explore Nagarathpet and learn about India's famous silk and its making process on an immersive guided tour
  • Visit Kempe Gowda's Pete (or Pettah) and the spot associated with the popular Karaga festival
  • Witness the last surviving weavers inside and witness the process of reeling and dyeing silk yarn
  • Explore an air conditioned silk saree showroom to buy a beautiful one-of-a-kind souvenir to bring back

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Private Tour (For 3-4 Pax)


US$ 24.45 US$ 27.19

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What to expect

Explore Nagarathpet and learn about India’s traditional silk making techniques on a 2.30 hour private walking tour with an English-speaking guide. Your tour begins early with a meet up with your guide at Badami House. You will then head to Kempe Gowda's Pete (fort) built by the city’s founder. Go on to learn about India’s famed silk and its making process: witness the last surviving weavers inside old Bengaluru and watch how silk is reeled, dyed and weaved. Don’t leave without a one-of-a-kind souvenir — visit an air conditioned silk saree showroom for a satisfying shopping experience. If time allows, explore the tombs of Sufi warrior martyrs who died during the III Anglo - Mysore War. The tour completes with a delicious breakfast at a South Indian outlet.

Walking Tour In Nagarathpet - The Silk Tales
See some of Bangalore's prime sights on a 2.30-hour tour of Nagarathpet
 Nagarathpet tour
Learn about the silk making process and see how it is reeled and dyed
 Bangalore tours
Don't forget to pick up a traditional silk saree on a mini shopping spree
 Bangalore sightseeing
Complete the trip with a traditional South Indian breakfast


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