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.
Everything about Mysore Attractions !
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 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.
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.
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.
Dried red chilli for sale at Devaraja Market
Fenugreek leaf bunches for sale at Devaraja Market
Pineapple for sale at Devaraja Market
Inside Devaraja Market.
Tomato, plenty of them grows in Mysore region.
Purple eggplants ( Brinjal ) at Devaraja Maket, Mysore
Red Banana, an exotic variety for sale at Devaraja Market, Mysore
Shop selling incense stick,perfume and colour powder at Devaraja Market. Mysore is popular for production of hand rolled incense stick.