About Mysuru

Mysore is a cultural capital of Karnataka and is well known for its hertitage structures and palaces. Mysore is located at the foothills of Chamundi Hills, Southwestern Karnataka State. The Kingdom of Mysore was ruled by Wadiyar Dynasty and served as capital city from 1399 untill 1956.Mysore is well known for Mysore Dasara, State festival of Karnataka. The cultural city is also famous for Mysore silk sarees, Mysore Pak, Mysore Peta, Mysore Sandal Soap, etc.

Local Sightseeing and Tourist places to visit in and around Mysuru

Chamundi Hills

Mysore Palace

St. Philomena’s church

Jaganmohan Palace

Brindavan Garden

Krishnarajasagar dam

Mysore Zoo

Karanji Lake

Folklore museum