Travel a Cultural city: Mysore


Mysore, a city based in the state of Karnataka. This place is a great travel place, it is famous for its ancient heritage and palaces. Here Dasara is celebrated with great enthusiasm, visitors from all over the world come here on Dasara, By the way, you are going to be able to travel anytime in the year, but there is something else about Dasara, On the Dasara the beauty of this city is visible. It is an attractive city of south India.

History of Mysore:

This is derived from the Kannada language, it means the  abode of Mahish, Its contact is from a monster  who can transform in human and buffalo. According to Hindu mythology this monster had ruled in three parts of the this empire,therefore, this town was given the name of ‘Mahishapura’ and it was changed to Mysuru’s name. The Fort was built in 1524 by Chamraja Wodeyar,This Empire was ruled by the Wodeyar family. This state was under the rule of Hyder Ali and his son Tipu Sultan in the 18th century. Mysore municipality was established in 1888. fter the establishment of City Improvement Trust Board  in Mesore in 1903, it became the first city in Asia to work for planned development. In 1974, Jayachamarajendra Wodeyar, king of Mysore passed away and Mysore felicitated him, so that place became a tourist spot of this.

Why this place is famous:

In this place, Hindus were given Vedic education and Muslims were taught in Madarsa,This is very famous in education, High education was arranged especially for girls. There are many educational places where higher education is given, famous for its higher education idea, is famous in this Surrey World. It also attracts tourists for its cultural culture,the festivals here are celebrated with great enthusiasm. Jayalakshmi Vilas Haveli was built by Cham King Wodeyar, this mansion is a museum now.

Some tourist destination of Mysore:

It is a major tourist destination and it attracts more local tourists for its mythological palaces and mythological culture.

There are some tourist attraction:

Palace :-

Sri Chamundeshwari Devi Temple

Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens

Brindavan Gardens

St. Philomena’s Cathedral, Mysore

Jaganmohan Palace Art Gallery And Auditorium

Karanji Lake

Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary

Railway Museum Mysore

KrishnaRajaSagara Dam

GRS Fantasy Park

Devaraja Market

Mysuru Sand Sculpture Museum

Ranganathaswamy Temple, Srirangapatna

Sri Nandi Temple

Kukkarahalli Lake

Folk Lore Museum Mysore

Balmuri Falls

Daria Daulat Bagh

Melody World Wax Museum

Regional Museum of Natural History Mysore

Shuka Vana

Jayalakshmi Vilas

Avadhoota Datta Peetham

Lingambudhi Lake

Colonel Bailey’s Dungeon

Chandramouleshwara Temple

Sri Venugopal Swamy Devalaya

Tipu Sultan Fort

Planet Earth Aquarium

Sri Yoga Narasimha Swamy Temple

Trafic facilities:

If you want to use the the flight then Bangalore airport near Devanahalli is nearest international airport. However mysore has become airport but at the moment there is a flight from this airport

If you want to use the train then Mysore is a junction that’s why a big city gets a train from here and all the trains of long Route stay here.

The most important helicopter facilities are available here,

Chipsan Aviation Providing helicopter charter services from Bangalore, Mangalore, Hubi to Mysore Helipad.

If you want to use Road then you get bus from Bangalore every 5 minutes for Mysore. Mysore is 150 km away from Bangalore, so private cars also available for this rout.


I went to Bangalore from that I had made a sudden plan for Mysore,but i didn’t know this surprise trip will be more interesting for me. Mysore is a very interesting place and it is more special for its culture, you must definitely visit here