A glimse into the local culture, tradition, historic monuments, incredible temples and royalty of Mysore.
The tour is about 16 hours of fun and insight into the local culture & history of Mysore, with travel in the city and the countryside. Relax and enjoy the trip in your own chauffeur driven private air-conditioned car.
This tour is an introduction to incredible temples, churches, Palaces, migratory birds, stone sculptures, the local culture & tradition with a detailed narration of the history, art & architecture of all the historic monuments of the region by your certified private tour guide.
Tour is flexible on your interests.
A typical Itinerary:
The chauffeur picks you up from you hotel and drives you to Mysore city. The guided tour begins from Mysore Palace; spread over 70 acres in the heart of Mysore city. I will take you inside the main palace building which showcases the grandeur and mesmerizing beauty of Doll's Pavilion, Royal marriage hall, Public & Private Durbar Halls, and lots of stories about the dynasty. With a background of the history, culture and tradition of Mysore the tour proceeds to the magnificent Chamundi temple of the 11th century situated on a hillock. Visit the second largest granite stone sculpture in the world of Bull (Nandi) on this hill. Break for lunch.
Post lunch we shall Proceed to the gothic style St. Philomina's church and straight to the historic town of Srirangapatna. Visit the historic monuments and enchanting temples there and get enlightened. Guided tour ends here and the chauffeur will drop you to your hotel at Bangalore.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Our meeting point will be at the gates of Mysore Palace. However, the guests will be picked up by the chauffeur from Bangalore airport or from their Hotel/Residence in Bangalore.
End location: Guided tour will end at Sri Rangapatna town. However, the chauffeur will drop the visitors at their Bangalore Hotel/Residence or Airport.
Duration: 16 hours
The tour is flexible on time based on your interests, weather, traffic and unforeseen delays.
Chauffeur driven air-conditioned car.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
1000 INR- Indian Rupee - Food & Personal Shopping.
I am an authorized guide in the Mysore region, and have no restrictions in Mysore or Bangalore.
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Very knowledgable, excellent communication regarding logistics, covered a wide variety of sites in Mysore