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Shopping: Silk saris, Sandal woodcrafts, sandal wood oil
History of: back 245 BC.
Population: 7.80 Lac

The city of Mysore is the cultural capital of the state of Karnataka. The city is known for its majestic, mystical and mesmerizing beauty. The city is geographically located between 12 18' 26'' North Latitude and 76 38' 59'' East Longitude. The weather of Mysore is very pleasant throughout the year. but the ideal time to visit the city is between the months of October and March.

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Mysore is a major tourist city of Karnataka. The city was the erstwhile capital of the state and hence has played an important role in the history of the state and of South India. Today it has developed into a modern city like many other cities in the country. But this city has not lost touch with its rich historical and cultural legacy. Mysore city is a favourite tourist destination in Karnataka. Tourist from within the country and from outside come see the splendour of the city of Mysore. The city has a number of places a person can visit. There are a number of Royal buildings, gardens, waterfalls, temples, museums and modern amusement parks.

The city of Mysore is known as the 'City Of Palaces'. There are number of buildings built by the Royal family and are exquisite examples of Dravidian architecture and display grandeur and lavish life lead by the Emperors while they ruled the state. Apart from the Palaces there are number of other tourists attractions that one can visit in Mysore. One of the popular spots is the Chamundi hills and the temple on top of the hills. This prominent landmark of Mysore is a favourite destination for the locales as well.
 

Fun Festives

 

Yugadi

The Kannadiga new year day of Yugadi that falls on the second half of March or early April is celebrated with devotion and delight.

 

Distance from major cities
Bangalore 157 Kms
Hampi 436 Kms
Ooty 149 Kms

 

How to reach there

by Air The nearest airport from Mysore is Bangalore, which is also the capital of Karnataka.
by Rail Mysore Railway Station is well connected with Delhi, Rajasthan, all major states & cities of India.
by Road Mysore is well connected with good network of roads with all nearby cities of Karnataka.

Recommended Restaurants

  • Parklane Restaurant, Mysore

  • Rasooi Magic, Mysore

  • Green Leaf, Mysore

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