Mysore Tour Packages
The Royal heritage and cultural capital of Karnataka
Mysore, also known as The City of Palaces, is one of the flamboyant places in the country. Mysore derives this extravagance from the dazzling royal heritage, the history, intricate architecture, its famed silk sarees, yoga, and sandalwood, to name just a few. Located in the foothills of the Chamundi Hills, Mysore is the third most populated city in the state of Karnataka, drawing millions of tourists throughout the year. At Veena World, we bring to you quintessential Mysore tour packages for you to experience the panache of the cultural capital of Karnataka.
Mysore Travel Packages
|Coorg Mysore Bengaluru||7 Days||₹40,000|
|Honeymoon Special Coorg Mysore Bangalore||7 Days||₹40,000|
|Coorg Mysore Bengaluru||7 Days||₹39,000|
|Coorg Mysore Ooty||7 Days||₹44,000|
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Mysore Frequently Asked Questions
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This depends on the time you have at hand and the type of traveller you are. If you do not like to hang around for days in one place, you can explore all of Mysore in 1 day. If you are slightly relaxed and with family, you can explore the city at a leisurely pace in about 3 days. And if you have 5-7 days to yourself, you can explore Mysore and more! Since it’s a small city, people visit Mysore, Bengaluru, and Coorg on the same trip. Catering to such travel preferences, Mysore tour packages by Veena World can include Bengaluru and Coorg too.
As far as stay options in Mysore are concerned, you have 4- and 5-star hotels include Royal Orchid Metropole Hotel, The Windflower Resort and Spa, Fortune JP Palace, Silent Shores Resort and Spa, Grand Mercure Mysore, and Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel. For more affordable options, you can check out Hotel Le Ruchi The Prince, Hotel Mb International, Hotel Sandesh the Prince, Regenta Central Herald, and Pai Vista. The Mysore sightseeing packages by Veena World include stays in some of the best hotels. Depending on your budget, you can choose to stay in a twin-sharing, triple-sharing, or single room.
Yes, Veena World provides customized holiday packages to Mysore. Please get in touch with us through our toll-free number 1800 22 7979 and tell us your requirements. Our executives will get back to you at the earliest with the prices of Mysore local tour packages customized only for you. This will include stays in the best hotels and an itinerary of the must-visit places of Mysore and around it.
You can book a Mysore local sightseeing bus package for a day. A trip to Chamundi Hills can be a good way to start your one-day trip to Mysore. One can see a beautiful view of the city from the hills. It takes about an hour to tour the temple and there is a shopping street nearby where you can buy souvenirs like Mysore paintings, sandalwood products, wooden toys, rosewood, and much more. After descending from the temple, you can visit the Mysore Palace which hosts a light show in the evening – it makes for a beautiful sight to behold. Besides, you can also explore Sri Ranganatha Swamy Temple, Tipu Sultan’s Summer Palace, and St. Philomena's Roman Catholic Church, among several others.
Mysore, one of the cleanest cities in India, is a treasure trove of modernity and antiquity. The beauty of Mysore city, which includes prehistoric sites, palaces, shrines, temples, churches, wildlife parks, sandalwood forests, and well-manicured greenery, attracts tourists from all over the world. With a variety of options for tourists, the city welcomes visitors all year round, inviting them to visit places such as Mysore Zoo, Mysore Palace, Brindavan Gardens, Chamundi Hills, Karanji Lake, and a lot more. When booking your Mysore package, make sure to include these places in your itinerary.
Mysore is a land-locked region, so in terms of water bodies, you can visit the likes of Edmuri and Balmuri Falls along with Meenakshipura backwaters, all of which are within a 45-min-drive.
You’ll have to travel west to experience the beachside. Hence, planning ahead of time is one of the best ways to maximize your enjoyment. Some of the popular beaches that hug Karnataka’s coastline include Gokarna Beach, Manki Beach, Apsarkonda Beach, Om Beach, Surathkal Beach, and Half Moon Beach, among several others. The price of Mysore tour packages may vary if you plan to cover such beaches within your itinerary.
Mysore is the perfect place for people who love to explore South Indian delicacies. You can choose any one of our Mysore travel packages with itineraries that will give you enough time to savour delicious food in the city. Mysore Pak is the most iconic sweet dish that you can try on your next vacation. The delicate balance of flavours in this sweet treat will make you want to take a few packs home! Besides this, Mysore has its own version of bhelpuri called churmuri with puffed rice, chopped onions and tomatoes, and a variety of chutneys. Trying out traditional southern fare like Mysore masala dosa, uttapam, idli sambar, etc., is a given in this city. Our Mysore trip packages will provide you with recommendations of local food joints where you can try out authentic dishes.
The best time to visit Mysore is during the winter season (November to February). The weather is pleasant and several festivals take place as well. You will be able to see the charm of Mysore at this time of the year. If you do not like to travel in the scorching heat then the months of April, May, and June can be avoided. The big benefit though of booking a family holiday or honeymoon package to Mysore during the summer months is that you will get huge discounts and offers. The tourist spots and local joints are not very crowded at this time so you can explore around in peace.
Mysore, the beautiful southernmost city of Karnataka, attracts tourists with its undeniable old-world charm and plenty of historical places. There is a touch of exquisiteness and royalty in this cultural city. When visiting Mysore on a travel package, you need to ensure that you add all famous historical places to your itinerary. Owing to its historic significance and rich cultural heritage, the city has become a major attraction among tourists across the world. Also known as The City of Palaces, Mysore wins the heart of tourists with its stunning gardens, royal palaces, brilliant craftsmanship, and colourful festivals. Some of the best places to visit in Mysore include Karanji Lake, Chamundi Hills, St. Philomena’s Church, Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, Jaganmohan Palace, Mysore Palace and Lalitha Mahal. With Mysore travel packages from Veena World, you can be sure to visit all the major attractions of this city.
Mysore is a perfect combination of modernity and old-world charm & heritage. In addition, the city is an amazing shopping destination and a paradise for shopaholics. A trip to this city is incomplete without visiting famous shopping places and local markets. You can visit Devaraja Market, Government Silk Factory, Jaganmohan Palace Art Gallery and Auditorium, Forum Centre City Mall, Sandalwood Oil Factory, and local markets to get a splendid shopping experience. Some famous options for shopping in Mysore include sandalwood products, Mysore silk sarees, Mysore Pak, coffee powder, incense sticks, stone sculptures, and more. So, you can find a lot of options to take back home as souvenirs or gifts for friends and family.
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A quintessential part of our Mysore travel packages, Mysore Palace is renowned for its architecture, design, artisanship, and ancient upholstery. The Mysore Palace is characterized by Indo-Saracenic architecture with every inch of the palace dripping with opulence and intricate details and every room that you visit stands out in terms of its elaborate architecture, beautiful paintings, rich colors, and stained-glass windows. The palace spectacularly lights up once dusk falls on every Sunday, and during Dussehra celebrations.
Mysore, without a doubt, is one of the top tourist destinations in India. With major attractions like the Mysore Palace, St. Philomena's Church, Chamundi Hill, Mysore Zoo, Sri Jayachamarajendra Art Gallery, Rail Museum and so on, the cultural capital of Karnataka has close to 200 structures in the city that have a heritage tag. You can explore Mysore’s century-old markets and immerse yourself in the vibrancy and colors of the place. These markets have inspired so many great artists throughout time. With Veena World, you are sure to find Mysore trip packages that suit your requirements while not hurting your budget.
Geography and Seasons
Mysore’s lands are fairly flat with little undulations. You could find a number of lakes and other water bodies located in the low lying regions inside the city. In fact, the whole of Mysore in the delta region is situated on the River Cauvery. You could easily spend one day of your trip on Mysore’s river-sides. The southeastern quarter of the city is occupied by Chamundi Hills which is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful landmarks of the city. There are two ways of going about your Mysore trip, with packages during the peak season accompanied by the full fanfare of the state festivities or during the off-season in a leisure manner (and with Veena World’s off-season discounted prices on tour packages to Mysore). Mysore is a year-round destination with a pleasant climate through most of the months. Check out the monthly break up of city's climatic conditions so that you plan can your Mysore trip package accordingly:
October to February:
This is the best time of the year to visit Mysore because of the cool weather and temperatures dipping to a minimum of 10°C. The month of December is considered to be the coldest with the temperature dipping in the evenings. This season is popular with couples, especially honeymooners. October is absolutely the best time for Mysore sightseeing, and packages during this time are abundantly available on Veena World. You could rejoice the city all lit up for the Dussehra celebrations!
March to May:
Summers in Mysore are warm and temperatures can vary between 22°C and 39°C. With days that are bright sunny and evenings that are quite cool and pleasant, you can easily get involved with almost any tourist activities during this time. When deciding upon your Mysore tour package online, keep in mind that May is usually the hottest month of the year here.
June to September:
The months of monsoon in Mysore experience medium to heavy rains making this a beautiful time to witness the lush green surroundings and all about exploring Mysore sightseeing places. Night time tends to be colder after the rains; carrying a light jacket won’t hurt!
Mysore, in every way, is a modern city where conservative traditions hold value. The royal traditions continue though as ceremonies and festivals. Mysore Dussehra is celebrated each year with great pomp and fanfare. Planning your Mysore travel package according to the festival celebration during Dussehra is a great way to enjoy the rich culture and tradition that the city has to offer. There is absolutely no dearth of sightseeing places in Mysore. Its culture combines the historic heritage with the contemporary achievements of the city. The continuous patronage and support of the Kings in every field have led to the evolution of “Mysore Style” in the fields like food, painting, architecture, music, poetry, etc. This vacation, plan a trip to the cultural capital of Karnataka and choose among the several affordable options for a one day trip to Mysore or other itineraries from Veena World. Over the years, Mysore has become a cosmopolitan city sheltering people from different walks of life that live together in peace and harmony. Mysore Kings have laid a strong foundation for communal harmony by making generous contributions towards the religious centers of all religions.
Mysore, set at the foothills of Chamundi Hills, is known for its rich cultural heritage and for the famous Mysore Palace (the definition and an ode to magnificence). An all the more breathtaking view of the palace is during Dussehra, a festival celebrated around Karnataka for ten days during which the entire palace is decorated with lights, making it look as grand as a bride. Apart from this, other significant experiences include a visit to Chamundi Hills, Brindavan Garden, the awe-inspiring St. Philomena’s church, and many more. Also, don’t forget to purchase the popular Mysore Silk known for its exceptional quality and also some traditional spices and incense stalls to hold some wonderful memories of the city with a homely vibe. Mysore is also widely known for its traditional industrial activities like agarbathi, silk-reeling, handloom weaving and the crafts like inlay work. You have a long list of souvenirs that you can take back to celebrate your vacation at Mysore.
Though modernity has had its influence on the city, Mysore has managed to retain its old heritage, tradition, and charm which has made tourism to be one of the most striving industries in the city. Our Mysore tour packages also include a trip to a few of the main highlights mentioned below:
• Palaces: The city of Mysore is known as “City of Palaces”. Therefore, the palaces have to be an attraction for the tourists. Apart from the famous Mysore palace (also known as Ambavilasa Palace), the city boasts of the Jaganmohan Palace, Jayalakshmi Vilasa, and Lalitha Mahal.
• Chamundi Hills: The Chamundi Temple atop the hill is famous not only as a pilgrimage center but also as a tourist attraction. You can find a huge statue of the bull Nandi after climbing 700 steps whereas the statue of Mahishasura and goddess Chamundeshwari can be found atop the hill. The hill provides a great panoramic view of the city of Mysore.
• Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens: Commonly known as Mysore Zoo, it attracts a large number of visitors with its wide variety of flora and fauna. It is one of the oldest zoos in India and is very rich in natural vegetation. Fortunately enough, the animals here are free to move about in their spacious enclosures. Mysore Zoo also has a good aquarium.
• St. Philomena’s Church: The massive church of neo-Gothic style is one of the biggest and most majestic churches of India. The 175 feet high twin spires of the church are visible from miles around and the glass stained windows of this church portray scenes of the events in the life of Jesus Christ like his birth, last supper, crucifixion, and resurrection.