If you haven’t been to Mysore, you just haven’t seen South India. Conceited though it may sound, this is not an overstatement. An ancient city with more than 600 glorious years of legacy, Mysore is one of the most flamboyant places in India. Known for its glittering royal heritage, bustling markets, magnificent monuments, cosmopolitan culture and a friendly populace.
Here is how you will spend your time
Day 1 : Pick Up From Mysore
Pick Up from Mysore Airport and check into the hotel. In the evening proceed to the world famous Brindavan Garden about 30 minutes drive from Mysore. One of the most visited places in Mysore by locals and by tourists is the famous Brindavan Gardens. Located about 19kms from the heart of Mysore these beautiful gardens are laid out below the Krishnaraja Sagar dam built across the river Cauvery. These gardens are famous for the illuminated dancing fountains that come to life after sunset. The Krishnaraja Sagar Dam (KRS) itself is a superb example of excellent engineering and itself is a tourist attraction in Mysore. Sir M. Vishveswariah, one of India's finest engineers, built it in 1924. 09.00PM back to Mysore.
After breakfast proceed to Srirangapatnam is about 14kms from Mysore. Srirangapatnam was the capital of the Mysore State under Tippu Sultan. As a result there are a number of historical monuments related to the life and times of Tippu Sultan. Visit Daria Daulat Palace, Ranganathithu Bird Santuary, Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens and at 3 00 pm visit the world famous Mysore Palace.
The Palace of Mysore (also known as the Amba Vilas Palace ) is a palace situated in the city of Mysore in southern India . Mysore palace is now one of the most famous ...
Sayyaji Rao Rd, Mysore, KA 570001
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Day 3 : Visit Chamundi Hills About 40 Min Drive From Mysore
Chamundi Hills can be viewed from a distance of about 8 to 10 kms and from all the corners of Mysore City. Chamundeshwari temple is situated on the top of Chamundi hill which is located at a distance of 13 kms. from Mysore. The temple is dedicated to Sri Chamundeshwari, the titular deity of the Mysore Royal Family also described as ‘Mahishasura Mardini’ for having killed the buffalo headed demon Mahishasura. The temple has a very beautiful idol of the goddess wearing a garland of skulls. Check out of the hotel and proceed to Airport.