A short trip to Mysore - the ‘Cultural Capital of Karnataka,’ will be entertaining and educational at the same time. Mysore, the capital of Karnataka’s ruling family during the bygone era, is now a prominent tourist attraction. Have a great time exploring the amazing attractions of Mysore during this three-day trip. Enjoy shopping for ethnic goods such as Mysore paintings, silk sarees, turbans, and much more at the local markets. Witness the grandeur of Mysore Palace which is the residence of the royal family of Mysore. Also visit Chamundi Hills, a major tourist spot known for the famous Chamundeshwari Temple. The statue of Nandi located nearby also lures several devotees. Book this TravelOcat package and embark on an exciting trip to Mysore.
What is included in the tour
- Accommodation in well appointed room
- Meals as per hotel plan
- All transfers & sightseeing as per the itinerary in an air – conditioned vehicle
- All toll taxes, parking fees & drivers allowance.
What is NOT included in the tour
- Anything not mentioned under 'Package Inclusions'
- All personal expenses, optional tours, entrances and extra meals
- Camera fees, alcoholic/non-alcoholic beverages and starters
- Vehicle service on leisure days for sightseeing not included in the itinerary
- Medical and travel insurance.
Day 1 - Sojourn to Mysore (Bangalore-Mysore, 152 Km / 3 hours)
Arrive at the airport/railway station in Bangalore and transfer to Mysore. On your arrival in Mysore, check in at the hotel and complete all the related formalities. Mysore or Mysuru is known as the ‘Cultural Capital of Karnataka,' owing to its distinct culture, historic buildings, traditional industries, and much more. If you are visiting Mysore in September or October, you get to witness Mysore Dasara, an extravagant festival which celebrates the killing of the demon Mahishasura by Goddess Durga. Take a walk around the shopping hubs of Mysore and enjoy shopping for ethnic goods such as Mysore Silk Sarees, Mysore Peta (a type of turban), traditional paintings, etc.
Day 2 - Experience the best of Mysore (Mysore)
Embark on a sightseeing tour of the major tourist attractions of Mysore, on the second day of this exciting trip. Start the tour with a visit to Mysore Palace which is home to Wodeyars - the royal family of Mysore. Within the premises of the palace, there are gardens, durbar halls, courtyards, and many buildings. Your next stop is Chamundi Hill, renowned for the famous Chamundeshwari Temple located at the top. Also, catch a glimpse of the giant Nandi statue which is situated on these hills. Continue your shopping spree in the local markets, after the sightseeing trip. Later, head to the hotel for an overnight stay.
Day 3 - Head to Bangalore with wonderful memories (Mysore-Bangalore, 152 Km / 3 hours)On the third day of Mysore trip, pack your bags and get ready for your journey back to Bangalore. Before leaving Mysore, ensure that all the check-out formalities are completed. Transfer to the airport or railway station in Bangalore and proceed for your onward journey, with wonderful memories of your stay in Mysore.