Tourist Places in Mysore

Places to Visit in Mysore

Mysore - #2 of 97 in Karnataka |
Mysore Average Rating - 5.8/7 1 based on 12739 Ratings

Mysore is mostly preferred by travellers. 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 33 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 , , Statue of Maharaja Chamarajendar Wodeyar, Mysore Railway Museum, Melkote. Mysore can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.
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Mysore Tourist Places



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Mysore Palace, Mysore
  • Type: Palace
  • Entry: Paid
Mysore Palace, Mysore
Rank 1
Ranked 1 of 33
Places to Visit in Mysore
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6.2/ 7 1
305 Ratings & 228 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 »
"Pride of Mysore"2 days ago "Historical Mysore Palace"2 days ago
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Brindavan Gardens, Mysore
  • Type: Garden
  • Entry: Paid
Brindavan Gardens, Mysore
Rank 2
Ranked 2 of 33
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Average Rating
5.6/ 7 1
151 Ratings & 119 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 »
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Chamundi Hills, Mysore
  • Type: Hill
Chamundi Hills, Mysore
Rank 3
Ranked 3 of 33
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6/ 7 1
105 Ratings & 76 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,... Read More »
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Mysore Zoo, Mysore
  • Type: Zoo
  • Entry: Paid
Mysore Zoo, Mysore
Rank 4
Ranked 4 of 33
Places to Visit in Mysore
Average Rating
6.1/ 7 1
89 Ratings & 73 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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Chamundeswari Temple, Mysore
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6/ 7 1
44 Ratings & 38 Reviews
This temple is as famous as the Dussera of Mysore! Located atop Chamundi Hills, the Chamundeswari Temple was built in the honour of Goddess Chamundi. The goddess is the family deity of the Mysore Maharajas who added sections to the temple and made it what it is today.... Read More »
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  • Type: Village
Srirangapatna, Mysore
Rank 6
Ranked 6 of 33
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6/ 7 1
35 Ratings & 25 Reviews
St. Philomena's Church, Mysore
Rank 7
Ranked 7 of 33
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Average Rating
6.1/ 7 1
29 Ratings & 22 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.... Read More »
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  • Type: Temple
Bylakuppe Buddhist Golden Temple, Mysore
Rank 8
Ranked 8 of 33
Places to Visit in Mysore
Average Rating
6.1/ 7 1
14 Ratings & 11 Reviews
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Rail Museum, Mysore
  • Type: Museum
  • Entry: Paid
Rail Museum, Mysore
Rank 9
Ranked 9 of 33
Places to Visit in Mysore
Average Rating
5.3/ 7 1
17 Ratings & 10 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 »
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Karanji Kere Lake, Mysore
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5.5/ 7 1
13 Ratings & 10 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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Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary, Mysore
  • Type: Sanctuary
  • Entry: Paid
Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary, Mysore
Rank 11
Ranked 11 of 33
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Average Rating
6.1/ 7 1
9 Ratings & 8 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... Read More »
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Regional Museum of Natural History, Mysore
  • Type: Museum
Regional Museum of Natural History, Mysore
Rank 12
Ranked 12 of 33
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Average Rating
5.4/ 7 1
13 Ratings & 7 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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GRS Fantasy Park, Mysore
  • Type: Theme Park
  • Entry: Paid
GRS Fantasy Park, Mysore
Rank 13
Ranked 13 of 33
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Average Rating
6.2/ 7 1
10 Ratings & 7 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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Tombs of Tipu Sultan and Hyder Ali,, Mysore
Rank 14
Ranked 14 of 33
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5.8/ 7 1
10 Ratings & 7 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 »
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  • Type: Museum
Melody World Wax Museum, Mysore
Rank 15
Ranked 15 of 33
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Average Rating
5.4/ 7 1
9 Ratings & 6 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 »
"Fantastic work of wax"Dec 12, 2013 "Waste of money"Oct 18, 2013
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Jayachamarajendra Art Gallery, Mysore
  • Type: Gallery
  • Entry: Paid
Jayachamarajendra Art Gallery, Mysore
Rank 16
Ranked 16 of 33
Places to Visit in Mysore
Average Rating
5.4/ 7 1
6 Ratings & 5 Reviews
Among the art galleries in South India, the Jayachamarajendra Art Gallery of Mysore is noteworthy because of its possession of great paintings from the brush of world famous artists such as Rembrandt, the like of which are not found in anywhere in the world except Russia.... Read More »
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Jaganmohan Palace, Mysore
  • Type: Palace
  • Entry: Paid
Jaganmohan Palace, Mysore
Rank 17
Ranked 17 of 33
Places to Visit in Mysore
Average Rating
6/ 7 1
8 Ratings & 5 Reviews
This is one of the oldest buildings in Mysore. It is over a century and half old. Like the Mysore Palace, it is also an attractive mansion built by the Mysore rulers. During these 150 years, it has been the centre of several landmark events that have shaped the modern... Read More »
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Lalita Mahal Palace, Mysore
  • Type: Palace
  • Entry: Paid
Lalita Mahal Palace, Mysore
Rank 18
Ranked 18 of 33
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Average Rating
5.4/ 7 1
7 Ratings & 5 Reviews
Lalita Mahal is a heritage building standing on a beautiful location overlooking the Chamundi Hills. It was commissioned by Maharaja Krishnaraja Wodeyar IV in 1921 for the exclusive stay of the Viceroy of India. It was designed by E.W.Fritchley from Mumbai in the... Read More »
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  • Type: Temple
Somnathpur Temples, Mysore
Rank 19
Ranked 19 of 33
Places to Visit in Mysore
Average Rating
6.5/ 7 1
8 Ratings & 4 Reviews
"The Art of Hoysala"Dec 26, 2013 "Somnathpur Temples"Nov 25, 2013
Datta Peetham, Mysore
  • Type: Religious Place
Datta Peetham, Mysore
Rank 20
Ranked 20 of 33
Places to Visit in Mysore
Average Rating
5.4/ 7 1
4 Ratings & 3 Reviews
Datta Peetham is a spiritual and religious centre located at the foothills of Chamundi in Mysore. Datta Peetham is the abode of Sri Ganapati Sachchidananda, who is one among the most revered gurus in Mysore. Sri Ganapati Sachchidannada, famous for the spiritual... Read More »
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