Mysuru

Best Tourist Places In Mysuru

Mysore , officially Mysuru , is a city in the southern part of the state of Karnataka, India. Mysore city is geographically located between 12 18 26 north latitude and 76 38 59 east longitude. It is located at an altitude of 770 m above mean sea level.Mysore is located in the foothills of the Chamundi Hills about 145.2 km towards the southwest of Bangalore and spread across an area of 155 km2 . Mysore City Corporation is responsible for the civic administration of the city, which is also the headquarters of the Mysore district and the Mysore division.It served as the capital city of the Kingdom of Mysore for nearly six centuries from 1399 until 1956.
Mysore Palace

Mysore Palace

The Mysore Palace, officially known as Mysuru Palace, is a historical palace and the royal residence at Mysore in the Indian state of Karnataka. It is the official residence of the Wadiyar dynasty and the seat of the Kingdom of...
Devaraja Market

Devaraja Market

Devaraja Market is a market located in Mysuru. One can buy flowers, fruits, and choose from conical piles of colorful Kumkum powder. Spices, sandalwood products, silk saris, essential oils, and incense are also available for purchase. The market is on...
Mysore Sand Sculpture Museum

Mysore Sand Sculpture Museum

Mysore Sand Sculpture Museum is the first sand sculpture museum in India, located in Mysore, Karnataka. It was inaugurated in 2014, with 150 sand sculptures on display, on a one-acre land at the base of Chamundi Hills. Each of the...
Balmuri Falls

Balmuri Falls

Chunchanakatte Falls is a waterfall on the Kaveri River, near the village of Chunchanakatte in krishnarajanagar taluk of Mysore district, Karnataka, India. Water cascades from a height of about 20 meters. It is in the Western Ghats. Here the river...
Chamundi Hills

Chamundi Hills

The Chamundi Hills are located 13 km east of Mysore, the Palace City, in Karnataka, India. The name comes from the Chamundeshwari Temple at the peak. The average elevation is 1,060 metres .
Cheluvamba Park

Cheluvamba Park

Cheluvamba Mansion is located in the city of Mysore, Karnataka. It was built by Maharaja Krishnaraja Wodeyar IV for the third princess of Mysore - Cheluvajammanni and it is similar to other mansions built by them which are spread over...
Planet Earth Aquarium

Planet Earth Aquarium

An aquarium is a vivarium of any size having at least one transparent side in which aquatic plants or animals are kept and displayed. Fishkeepers use aquaria to keep fish, invertebrates, amphibians, aquatic reptiles, such as turtles, and aquatic plants....
Mahishasura Statue

Mahishasura Statue

Mahishasura was a buffalo Asura in Hinduism. He is known among Hindus as a deceitful demon who pursued his evil ways by shape-shifting. Mahishasura was the son of Mahisi , and the great-grandson of Brahmarshi Kashyapa. He was ultimately killed...