Varthur is a suburb located on the Eastern side of the Bangalore City limits and is part of the Bangalore Urban District. It is a Hobli (a group of villages) forming part of the Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BBMP).
. It is also home to the beautiful Lake, the second largest lake in Bangalore spread over 445.8 acres of area. The famous Brahmarathotsava of Sri Chennaraya Swamy also takes place in Varthur and is attended by thousands of people from areas like Gunjur, Whitefield, Varthur, Harohalli, Madhuranagara, Muthsandra, Sorahunase, Kotur, Ramagondannahalli, Immadihalli and Balagere.
Varthur is also located close to the International Tech Park of Bangalore in Whitefield. This area houses companies such as Aricent Group, Cisco Systems and M, among others. The head office of Wipro Technologies is also based in Doddakannelli, Varthur. Located within close proximity to Whitefield, Varthur is rapidly developing as a favorite destination for home buyers. It has a mix of the IT sector, agricultural lands and residential areas in its framework. The IT front in the Varthur area has reputed companies like Cisco Systems, ARM, Aricent Group and the Wipro Technologies head office as well. The pinnacle of these is the International Tech Park, Bangalore (ITPB) that is spread across 69 acres and the EPIP Industrial Layout.
There are a good number of schools, hospitals, banks & ATMs and temples. The profusion of the amenities in Varthur contributes a great deal to its realty value. There are quite a few convenience stores, banks & ATMs and eateries. Several educational institutions and hospitals are in the vicinity. The Forum Value Mall in Whitefield and the Park Square Mall in ITPB are places that will serve for recreational activities.Some of the Educational Institutions in the area include New Horizon College of Engineering, CMR Institute of Technology, and Ryan International School.The Kulkarni Hospital, Whitefield Orthopaedic Hospital, Sankara Eye Hospital,and Fortis Specialty Clinicare located near the area.
Varthur Kere (lake)
Varthur Government High School
Varthur Police Station
Unwind Island Restaurant
Real Estate in Varthur:
An upcoming suburb of Bangalore, Varthur is fast developing as a preferred destination for home buyers. Residential properties in are being developed by all leading builders like Constructions, Hilife Developers and Properties. Some of the key projects in Varthur include Prestige Lakeside Habitat Apartments, Hilife Developers Pearl Shell, UKN properties Miraya garden, Group Orchid, and Midtown Opulent. The built-up area of apartments in Varthur range from 654 sq. ft. to 3,800 sq. ft. with the average apartment price as low as Rs. 4500 sq. ft. ***(not exactly)
Total Projects 150**
94Ready to Move In
6 On Hold
Varthur road is well-connected to Whitefield and Marathalli and passes through the Marathahalli fly over. It is about 16.7 kilometres away from the City Railway Station and about 50 kilometres from the new Bengaluru International Airport at Devanahalli. The nearest metro station to Varthur is at Hope Farm Junction about 5 kilometres away and further connects Varthur with the metro grid. Varthur is situated at a distance of 8 kilometres from the Railway Station. A development plan for the Peripheral Ring Road Project was also proposed in 2013. R will be a 220 ft. road wherein the 51 kilometres stretch of Phase II will connect the Old Madras Road, Kanakapura Road, Road and Road. The R will also provide easy accessibility from Varthur to International Airport. Owing to its vast potential, a number of infrastructural projects are being planned in Varthur.
Kempegowda Bus Station : 20.2km
Mysore Road Satellite Bus Station : 31km
Marathahalli : 6.3km
Whitefield : 1.8km
Sarjapur : 15.5km
Panathur : 7.2km
M G Road : 17.4km
Domlur : 11.7km
Columbia Asia Hospitals Pvt. Ltd., 80 Feet Road, Indiranagar: 12.2km
Asha multispecality hospitals : 3.2km
Kempegowda International Airport, Bengaluru: 49km
Bangalore City Junction Railway Station : 20km
Whitefield Railway Station : 6.8km
Bangalore City Railway Station : 8km
Baiyappanahalli Metro Station : 16km
There are a number of reputed hospitals in Varthur including the Government Hospital, Kulkarni Hospital and Citi Hospital, amongst others.
Now, shopping, leisure and work spaces are just a stone’s throw away from Varthur. There are several shopping malls in Whitefield located close to Varthur including Cosmos Mall, Forum Value Mall and Market City.
With the development of properties in , several schools and educational institutions have been set up. These include schools like Ryan International, Chrysalis High School, Srisharada Vidyamandira, Government Upper Primary School and Government High School. Other institutions offering higher education in Varthur include the New Horizon College of Engineering, CMR Institute of Technology and Lady Vailankanni Group of Institutions.
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