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Baillie’s Tomb at Srirangapatna

Everything about Srirangapatna !

Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple

Sri Ranganathaswamy Temple, after which the town is named is located in Srirangapatna island.

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Srirangapatna

If you are traveling by road, this appears like one of those non descript towns you wriggle past.If you travel by train Srirangapatna (Station Code: S) appears like an unassuming railway station.

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Tipus Death Place

The place where Tipu's body was found is close to the northern fringe of the fort.The road from Masjid-e-ala ( the mosque with minarets you see as you enter Srirangapatna ) towards the Water Gate passes by this point.

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Obelisk

Obelisk in Srirangapatna is a memorial erected by the then government of Mysore in memory of the English soldiers died during the siege of Srirangapatna.Obelisk in Srirangapatna is a memorial erected by the then government of Mysore in memory of the English soldiers died during the siege of Srirangapatna.

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Gumbaz

This is the mausoleum of Tippu Sultan.  This is located in the island of Srirangapatna, some 20km from Mysore city.While traveling from Bangalore to Mysore by road, you'll cross Srirangapatna town before reaching Mysore.

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Water Gate

The ‘Water Gate’ is located in the northern fort wall, next to the Gangadharshwera Temple.The gateway opens to the shallower portion of the river.

Hanging Bridge

This was an experimental bridge built in 1808, by a French engineer called De Haviland.The idea was to build a similar bridge across the river.