What To Expect
Discover the magical City of Palaces in this one day excursion to Mysore. The day starts at approximately 06:15 when the chauffeur picks you up from your Bangalore hotel to take you to Mysore where you will be met by your local guide.
Upon arrival, visit the Mysore Royal palace (also know as Amba Vilas Palace), a fine example of Indo-Saracenic architecture located in the heart of the city. The former residences of the Wodeyar Maharaja of Mysore, it has been converted into a museum that exhibits paintings, jewelery, royal garments and other items of the Wodeyars.
After exploring the palace, enjoy lunch at a local restaurant before a drive to Chamundeshwari Temple on Chamundi Hill (from where you can enjoy a view of Mysore city). Named after Chamundeshwari or Durga, the fierce form of Shakti, a deity held in reverence by Mysore Maharajas, the temple has a seven story tall Gopura decorated with intricate carvings.
Visit St. Philomena's Church on the way back to Mysore. Located on the Ashoka Road, it is a Roman Catholic church of Neo Gothic architecture and a very imposing and attractive structure in the city.
After the church visit, drive back to Bangalore for drop off at your hotel.
Battery Car ride at Mysore Palace
One fixed menu lunch at local restaurant
Pick-up from Bangalore hotels
Sightseeing and excursion as per itinerary
English speaking local guide services in Mysore
Transfer and city tour by private airconditioned vehicle
Entrance fee to the monuments
Camera fees at monuments
Tips and gratuities
Optional activity costs
The order of sites visited may vary.
Children below 5 years old are free of charge.
Tour takes approximately 14 to 15 hours.
Taking photographs inside Mysore Main Palace building is strictly prohibited.
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