Coorg district sits on the northwestern side of Mysore. This hilly district shares border with Wayanad, Kannur and Kasargod districts of Kerala on its western side, and M Hassan districts of Karnataka.

Coorg is known for its cooler weather, coffee plantations, home stays , adventure sports, nature, wildlife above all its unique cultural traditions.

Some of the Attractions :

Bylakkupe : The Tibetan settlement, popular for its Golden Temple, a piece of Tibetan tradition in this part of India.
Abbe Falls :
Omkareswara Temple:
Dubare Elephant Camp:
Nagarhole National Park :
Kavery Nisargadhama :
Talakaveri : The origin point of river Kavery.

Mysore to Coorg Road

The state highway that connects Coorg with Mysore

The state highway that connects Coorg with Mysore

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Attractions Near Mysore

Here is a list of popular excursion points from Mysore.Checkout the routes options, distances from Mysore city and build your itinerary.

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Shivanasamudra

About 80km from Mysore, Shivanasamudra has two gorgeous waterfalls , Gaganachukki and Bharachuki.One of the first hyrdro electric power stations in this part of the world is located in Shivanasamudra.

National Museum of Mankind

This museum showcasing the traditional art is setup inside the Wellington Lodge, one of the heritage buildings of Mysore.In fact the museum is under the aegis of  southern regional center of   the  Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya (IGRMS).

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Chamundi Hills

On the city map of Mysore, draw two lines, one vertical and one horizontal through the center of the city (the palace).The right bottom quarter of the map is the greenest part of the city.

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Attractions in Mysore

Here is a list of must see top attractions in Mysore. There are over a dozen prime attractions in Mysore City. While a day's whirlwind tour is possible to see the major attractions of the city, a 2 day itinerary will do better justice to your Mysore tour, a day more the merrier.

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Krishnaraja Boulevard

Krishnaraja Boulevard is a heritage a avenue in Mysore City.  Many heritage structures like the Law Courts, Sri Chamarajendra Urs Boarding School, District Board Office,Oriental Research Institute, Old University Office Building etc are located on Krishnaraja Boulevard.

Sri Jayachamarajendra Art Gallery

Sri Jayachamarajendra Art Gallery is housed in the Jaganmohan Palace, Mysore.