Brindavan Gardens, Mysore

Brindavan Gardens

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Brindavan Gardens
Average Rating
5.6/ 7 1
129 Ratings & 104 Reviews

What travellers are saying about this Sightseeing

Experience scale
  • Excellent 37
  • Very Good 30
  • Good 17
  • Average 11
  • Below Average 5
  • Poor 3
  • Terrible 1
Travellers recommend
  • Best Time:  During Sunset
  • Length of visit:  2-3hrs
Facilities available
  • Food available for purchase
  • Bathroom facilities
  • Camera/Video allowed
  • Wearing of shoes/footwear allowed
  • Lockers/Storage

104 traveller reviews for Brindavan Gardens

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  • Prabakar
  • 10 Reviews

"A dream land"

  • 5.00/7
  • Posted 2 weeks ago
I first visited this place thirty years back. Now I once again visited this place with my family, but the garden maintenance is not as I saw on my previous visit. More
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  • Noorul
  • 4 Reviews

"The floral beauty is very romantic"

  • 5.50/7
  • Posted 3 weeks ago
It is good to visit the place during the night time because they have a great water fountain just before the sunset. And the garden and the floral beauty is very good, and very romantic indeed. More
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Milind navadikar
  • Milind navadikar
  • 26 Reviews

"Great place to visit in the evening"

  • 6.00/7
  • Posted 3 weeks ago
I had been to Brindavan garden located in the backwaters of KRS dam. Evening is the right time when you can roam around the garden and try to recollect film shootings that were done here. The place offers a great evening. You can have a good....... More
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Nishitha K n
  • Nishitha K n
  • Lives in Mysore
  • 196 Reviews

"Well maintained garden"

  • 7.00/7
  • Posted 3 weeks ago
Brindavan Garden is well maintained, and its is a very wide garden in Mysore. It is opened through out the year. It is a very beautiful place to visit during the evening. Musical fountain is the best attraction here. More
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  • Vijay
  • 3 Reviews

"Big Park and lot of greenery"

  • 7.00/7
  • Posted 3 weeks ago
Nice park. Well maintained. Food was available. You can just relax for hours together. Must visit park because of it's greenery and cleanness. We should avoid carrying heavy bags with us because it is a very big park. More
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About Brindavan Gardens

    • Entry: Paid
    • Not Allowed: Pets
    • Timings - Opening & Closing: Monday - Friday: 7.00 AM - 8.00 PM , Saturday: 7.00 AM - 8.00 PM , Sunday: 7.00 AM - 8.00 PM , Public Holidays: 7.00 AM - 8.00 PM

Brindavan Gardens is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Mysore frequented by tourists throughout the year. Brindavan Gardens was once called as Krishnarajendra Terrace Garden.  

Brindavan Gardens is situated towards the north west of Mysore, at a distance of about 20 km from the city. It is located below the Krishnaraja Sagar Dam, which is popularly known by the name KRS. Krishnaraja Sagar Dam or Kannambadi, which was named after Krishnaraja Wodeyar IV, was constructed during 1924 – 1932 by Sir M. Vishveswariah.

Brindavan Gardens is spread over sixty acres. The Shalimar Gardens of Kashmir was the model for Brindavan Gardens. Brindavan Gardens has beautiful lawns, flower beds, shrubs, trees and numerous pools and fountains.

There is a pond in the middle of the gardens, where tourists often go for a boat ride around the statue of Goddess Cauvery. Brindavan Gardens becomes a major attraction during the evenings when the whole garden is lit up with colourful fountains.

The Brindavan Gardens are illuminated from 7.00 pm to 7.55 pm from Monday to Friday and from 7.00 pm to 8.55 pm on Saturdays and Sundays. Tourists flock at the gallery to catch a glimpse of the musical and dancing fountain which is located on the northern part of Brindavan Gardens.

Timing: 7.00 am – 8.00 pm
Admission Fees: INR 15

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