Gordon House, a heritage building in the city, now functions as the administrative headquarters of Mysore.

Gordon House

Gordon House, now functions as the DC office

Gordon House is a heritage structure in Mysore. This is on the western end of Devaraja Urs road, (after crossing the JLB Road) . Seen in the foreground is the athletics track of Mysore University

Everything about Mysore Attractions !

Mahishasura Statue

This brightly painted state of the demon Mahishasura is an iconic image in Mysore tourism.The fact the very name Mysore is associated with Mahishasura.


Attractions in Srirangapatna

Srirangapatna has quite a few religious and historic attractions worth a day's trip.The highlight is the Sri Ranganathaswamy temple after which this island is named.



Nisargadhama or Kaveri Nisargadhama Island is close to the State highway connecting Mysore with Coorg.This tiny island formed by thick foliage and bamboo grooves is a very popular weekend pick nick destination.


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.


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.


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.


Mysore region is one of the fertile and well irrigated area in this part of the country

How to reach Balmuri and Edmuri?

Both Balmuri and Yedamuri falls (Edmuri) falls are located adjacent to each other.They make great excursion points from Mysore.