Tourist Places in Mysore

Places to Visit in Mysore

Mysore - #2 of 97 in Karnataka |
Mysore Average Rating - 5.8/7 1 based on 27270 Ratings

Mysore is mostly preferred by travellers from Bangalore, Chennai. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Mysore is, however, mostly preferred by Couple, Family. The best season or months to visit places in Mysore are February, October, November, December. There are 133 tourist places in Mysore, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Mysore can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Mysore for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Mysore Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Mysore, browse through photos & pictures, explore Mysore using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Mysore, which are great places to visit, are Venugopala Swamy Temple, Iskcon, Shiva Temple, Shidhalingeshwara Temple, Shakti Navagraha Temple. Mysore can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.

Mysore Tourist Places



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  • Type: Palace
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Mysore Palace, Mysore
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6.2 / 7 1
710 Ratings & 520 Reviews
Mysore Palace (Amba Vilas Palace), known also as the Main Palace, is one among the major attractions of Mysore. Mysore Palace, situated in the heart of the city, mirrors the bygone era. The Mysore Palace of today is the fourth palace constructed on the same site. The... Read More »
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  • Type: Garden
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Brindavan Gardens, Mysore
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Ranked 2 of 133
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5.4 / 7 1
290 Ratings & 237 Reviews
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... Read More »
"A good park"4 days ago "Good for first timers"1 week ago
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  • Type: Zoo
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Mysore Zoo, Mysore
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6.1 / 7 1
223 Ratings & 175 Reviews
Mysore Zoo is a popular place of tourist interest. Mysore Zoo is considered as one of the best zoological gardens in India as it is home to diverse species of mammals, birds and reptiles. Mysore Zoo was established by Maharaja Chamaraja Wodeyar, an architect of modern... Read More »
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  • Type: Hill
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Chamundi Hills, Mysore
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6.0 / 7 1
167 Ratings & 124 Reviews
Chamundi Hills, one of the prime attractions of Mysore, is also an acclaimed landmark of the destination. Chamundi Hills is located at an altitude of 1065 meters above sea level, to the south-east of Mysore city.   The Chamundeshwari Temple, atop Chamundi Hills, is... Read More »
"Must watch"5 days ago "Beautiful temple"2 weeks ago
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Chamundeswari Temple, Mysore
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6.0 / 7 1
84 Ratings & 67 Reviews
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St. Philomena's Church, Mysore
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6.1 / 7 1
53 Ratings & 40 Reviews
St. Philomena's Church, also known as St. Joseph’s Church, is a colossal church which is over 200 years old. It was Maharaja Krishnaraja Wodeyar III, who laid the foundation for St. Philomena's Church in 1933, on the site of a small church built by his father. The... Read More »
"A well-built church"2 days ago "Great Architecture"6 days ago
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Srirangapatna, Mysore
Rank 7
Ranked 7 of 133
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5.9 / 7 1
57 Ratings & 38 Reviews
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  • Type: Sanctuary
  • Entry: Paid
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Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary, Mysore
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6.2 / 7 1
23 Ratings & 21 Reviews
Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary is a major tourist attraction of Mysore. Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary is a small island on the River Cauvery which is home to many indigenous and migratory avian species. Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary, located about 5 km from Srirangapatna and... Read More »
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Bylakuppe Buddhist Golden Temple, Mysore
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Ranked 9 of 133
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6.1 / 7 1
24 Ratings & 21 Reviews
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Karanji Kere Lake, Mysore
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5.7 / 7 1
23 Ratings & 18 Reviews
Be among the nature, fresh green environment, cool waters and the birds at the Karanji Kere Lake. It is an immersion place for the Ganesha idols after the festival. Numerous species and breeds of birds like the wild fowls, peacocks, ducks, wild hens, pelicans and the Great... Read More »
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  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
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Rail Museum, Mysore
Rank 11
Ranked 11 of 133
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5.5 / 7 1
26 Ratings & 17 Reviews
The Rail Museum came up in 1979 at Mysore and is situated at Krishnaraja Sagar Road. The Chamundi Gallery showcases the development and progress of the railways. You can see the royal coaches of the Mysore Maharaja at the Sri Ranga marquee and the very first Indian made steam... Read More »
"Worth the visit"3 months ago "Nice display and worth a visit"Oct 31, 2015
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Tombs of Tipu Sultan and Hyder Ali,, Mysore
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6.0 / 7 1
23 Ratings & 16 Reviews
Tombs of Tipu Sultan and Hyder Ali, his father is situated in Srirangapatnam, about 15 km from the Mysore City. Tipu Sultan built the tombs for his parents in 1784 AD but he was buried there in 1799 AD. The tombs look very similar to the Golconda tombs with an elegant square... Read More »
"Nice place to see"1 month ago "A vast place"Dec 19, 2015
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Melody World Wax Museum, Mysore
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5.4 / 7 1
16 Ratings & 13 Reviews
Melody World Wax Museum is a one-of-its kind of museum showcasing a collection of over hundred life size wax statues and over three hundred instruments, all related to music. The models are shown representing various kinds of music.Established in October 2010, the various... Read More »
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  • Type: Palace
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Jaganmohan Palace, Mysore
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Ranked 14 of 133
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5.8 / 7 1
16 Ratings & 12 Reviews
"Must visit for art lovers"Nov 11, 2015 "Beautiful Art Gallery"Oct 16, 2015
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  • Type: Theme Park
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GRS Fantasy Park, Mysore
Rank 15
Ranked 15 of 133
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6.1 / 7 1
16 Ratings & 11 Reviews
Visit the fun filled GRS Fantasy Park. If you are into water games then this is the place for you. Age no bar for entertainment when you take the rides of Amazonia. Amazonia is an interactive river with many games built into it. While you are in the mood for sun and fun,... Read More »
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  • Type: Palace
  • Entry: Paid
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Lalita Mahal Palace, Mysore
Rank 16
Ranked 16 of 133
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5.6 / 7 1
12 Ratings & 10 Reviews
"It's a hotel now"Nov 25, 2015 "Best for artistic experience"Aug 22, 2015
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Shreekanteshwara Temple at Nanjangud, Mysore
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Ranked 17 of 133
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6.3 / 7 1
12 Ratings & 10 Reviews
Shreekanteshwara Temple or Nanjundeswara Temple is a popular pilgrimage destination situated at Nanjangud which is en route to Ooty from Mysore. Nanjangud is located at a distance of about 25 km from Mysore, nearby the banks of River Kapila, a tributary of the River Cauvery.... Read More »
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Srikanteswara temple, Mysore
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Ranked 18 of 133
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6.4 / 7 1
11 Ratings & 9 Reviews
You can take visit the only Dravidian style temple in Nanjangud which is 25 kilometers away from Mysore. The Nanjundeswara or Srikanteswara temple is a significant pilgrim spot. Nanjangud is also a noteworthy industrial centre of Mysore district close to the River Kapila. Read More »
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  • Type: Museum
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Regional Museum of Natural History, Mysore
Rank 19
Ranked 19 of 133
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5.6 / 7 1
16 Ratings & 8 Reviews
The Regional Museum of Natural History is one of the major attractions of the historic city of Mysore. The Regional Museum of Natural History was inaugurated in the year 1995 and it was devoted mainly to Mother Nature. The Regional Museum of Natural History imparts... Read More »
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Nandi Statue, Mysore
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Ranked 20 of 133
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6.0 / 7 1
10 Ratings & 7 Reviews
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