Full day excursion to Mysore from Bengaluru

Full day excursion to Mysore from Bengaluru
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$76
Duration: 10 hours
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Description

Situated in the southern part of the Deccan Plateau, Mysore retains a quaint charm that never fails to enchant. From ancient times, this district has played a significant role in the history of South India. Mysore is a popular tourist destination, offering several attractions ranging from the royal splendour of Mysore City and its fabulous Dasara Festival to exquisite temples, pilgrimage centres and scenic spots. The city has emerged as a thriving market for exotic sandalwood, the Mysore silk sarees and stone carved sculptures

Morning pick-up at 0800 hrs and proceed for the excursion tour of Mysore. Visit the Mysore Palace built in the early 20th century. The earlier royal palace of Mysore had been destroyed by fire and lightening. The regent Queen of Mysore, commissioned a British architect, Henry Irwin, to build another palace in the site of the destroyed place. The palace architecture combines Indo-Islamic and Gothic styles. Visit Rajendra Vilas the summer palace of the Wodeyar family, situated in the Chamundi Hills. Also visit an ancient temple and the 16-foot Nandi (Siva’s bull) carved out of a single huge boulder. Drive past Jayalakshmi Vilas, which is now on the premises of University of Mysore.
Highlight:-

  • Private Tour
  • Professional English speaking guide
  • Bottle of water 
  • Entrance fee 

Situated in the southern part of the Deccan Plateau, Mysore retains a quaint charm that never fails to enchant. From ancient times, this district has played a significant role in the history of South India. Mysore is a popular tourist destination, offering several attractions ranging from the royal splendour of Mysore City and its fabulous Dasara Festival to exquisite temples, pilgrimage centres and scenic spots. The city has emerged as a thriving market for exotic sandalwood, the Mysore silk sarees and stone carved sculptures