Top 10 Places to Visit in Mysore | Mysore Tourism

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Top 10 Places to Visit in Mysore | Mysore Tourism
Top 10 Places to Visit in Mysore
Top 10 Places to Visit in Mysore | Mysore Tourism

»1.The Chamundeshwari Mandir

Chamundeshwari Mandir is one of most prominent mandir in Mysore. Dedicated to the Goddess Chamundeshwari. Built in the Dravidian style of architecture.

Distance from airport: 14 km

Opening hours: 7:30 am to 2 pm / 3:30 am to 6 pm / 7:30 am to 9 pm

Best time to visit: All year

Entry fee: Free

Photography: Not allowed inside


»2. Mysore Palace

Mysore Palace also knows as Ambavilas Palace. The palace was built in the year 1897. This Palace is built in the Indo-Saracenic form of architecture.

Distance from airport: 10 km

Opening hours: 10 am to 5:30 pm Every day

Best time to visit: October to March

Entry fee: Adult 40.INR / 10 to 18 year old 20.INR / Foreigners: INR 200,

Photography: Not allowed inside


»3. Brindavan Gardens

Brindavan Gardens of Mysore is undeniably one of the best terrace gardens in the world. Brindavan garden is one of the famous tourist destinations in Mysore.

Distance from airport: 32.8 km

Opening hours: 6 am to 8 pm / Music fountain show: 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Best time to visit: October to May

Entry fee: For Adult: INR 15 / For Children: INR 5

Photography: Not allowed


»4. Mysore Zoo

Mysore Zoo is also known as the Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Garden. It is one of the best zoological gardens in India. Mysore Zoo was opened to the public in 1902.

Distance from airport: 10.2 km

Opening hours: 8:30 am to 5:30 pm open on all days except for Tuesdays

Best time to visit: October to May

Entry fee: Adult: INR 50 / Child (5-12 yr) INR 20

Photography: Allowed


»5. Karanji Lake, Mysore

This Lake is located in the city of Mysore. It is a perfect site for relaxing and celebrating a day out with the family. Karanji Lake is a beautiful place to explore the different species of birds as the lake exhibits as many as 147 species.

Distance from airport: 11.6 km

Opening hours: 8:30 am to 5:30 pm All days open expect Tuesdays

Best time to visit: October to May

Entry fee: Adults: INR 10 / (5-15 years old): INR 5

Photography: Video Camera: INR 25


»6. Jaganmohan Palace

This Palace Built in the year 1869, The Jaganmohan Palace was converted into a magnificent art gallery & today host some of the most exquisite pieces of artwork for all to see.

Distance from airport: 10.7 km

Opening hours: 10 am to 5:30 pm Every day

Best time to visit: October to May

Entry fee: Adults: INR 20 / Kids: INR 10

Photography: Not allowed inside


»7. Mysore Sand Sculpture Museum

This Museum displays around 150 sculptures of sand in 16 different themes. This Museum in Mysore attracts tourists from all over the world.

Distance from airport: 11.7 km

Opening hours: 8:30 am to 6:30 pm All days of the week

Best time to visit: October to May

Entry fee: Adult 40.INR / Kids 20.INR

Photography: Allowed


»8. Melukote Mandir

Melukote temple is one of the holy and sacred pilgrimages of South India in Karnataka. Melukote mandir is also rich with Natural & Environmental beauty.

Distance from airport: 68 km

Opening hours: 7:30 am to 1 pm / 4 pm to 6 pm / 7 pm to 8:30 pm

Best time to visit: All year

Entry fee: Free

Photography: Not allowed inside


»9. Chennakesava Mandir

Chennakesava Mandir famous for the star-shaped 13th century Hoysala temple is of great architectural beauty. Chennakesava Mandir is one of the famous tourist destinations in Mysore.

Distance from airport: 41 km

Opening hours: 9 am to 5:30 pm Every day

Best time to visit: All year

Entry fee: 5.INR for Indian / 100.INR for foreigners

Photography: 25.INR for Video Camera


»10. Balmuri Falls

The Balmuri Falls has a beautiful view, the river surrounded by greenery, It is at a quiet location on the outskirts of Mysore, and so it’s also a perfect spot for a picnic with your family or friends.

Distance from airport: 26 km

Opening hours: During the day

Best time to visit: June to October

Entry fee: Free

Photography: Allowed


Best time to visit Mysore: October to March.

It is one of the major tourist destinations in Karnataka.

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