Karanji Lake Nature Park
Next to the zoo, this nature park is the place to spy on various bird species, including herons, rose-ringed parakeets, painted storks...
Among the grandest of India’s royal buildings, this fantastic palace was the former seat of the Wodeyar maharajas. The old palace was...
Dating from 1805, Government House, formerly the British Residency, is a Tuscan Doric building set in 20 hectares of gardens.
Local foodies say this is one of the best eateries in town to try South Indian classics of masala dosa (large South Indian savoury...
Mysore Zoo information
Unlike many other pitiful zoos in India, Mysore Zoo conforms to much higher standards, set in pretty gardens that date from 1892. Highlights include white tigers, lowland gorillas and rhinos. It’s situated around 2km southeast of Mysore Palace.