Mysore is known and visited for the Mysore Palace. The grandeur of the palace even today is such that its nothing short of an experience just queuing up to take a look at it. The Palace is lighted on Sundays and holidays. A fully lighted up palace in the evenings on Sundays, holidays and some state festival days (Like Dussera).
Guests visiting Mysore also visit nearby Srirangapatna Tipu Palace (15 kms). Somnathpur Temple is 50 kms from here and is well visited by heritage travelers.
Halebid and Belur temples are about 150 kms from Mysore and can be day visited. Sravanbelagola a renowned Jain Pilgrimage destination can also be visited enroute.
139 kms South-West of Bangalore, Mysore is a popular heritage getaway.
Typical Stay: 2 nights Seasonality: Oct - March