Learn about Tipu Sultan, aka the Tiger of Mysore, on a private 3-hour walking tour in Bangalore. Tipu Sultan and his father Hyder Ali were rulers in the Kingdom of Mysore, and both were known for their opposition to British and the East India Company. See three key historical sites with your guide who shares insights on this aspect of India's history.
Private 3-hour walking tour about Tipu Sultan, in Bangalore
Learn about the important Indian historical figure Tipu Sultan
Visit three sites related to Tipu Sultan's rule
Gain insight into India's resistance to the British during the 1700s
Meet your guide at Bull Temple to begin your walking tour. Visit the grave of a noble man who died during the Third Anglo–Mysore War. You'll also hear about the Battle of Bangalore (1791) and walk around Bangalore Fort. Next, stroll around Tipu Sultan's Summer Palace, which was completed in 1791. The stunning building is made from teak, with numerous pillars, arches, and balconies. Then head to the armory of Tipu Sultan, where your guide provides further insights on Tipu Sultan and his place in Indian history. Your guide drops you off at Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Station, where you can easily take the Metro to your next destination.