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Clothing in Mysuru (Mysore)

Government Silk Weaving Factory

Given that Mysuru’s prized silk is made under its very sheds, this government-run outlet, set up in 1912, is the best and cheapest place to shop for the exclusive textile. Behind the showroom is the factory, where y…
Clothing in Mysuru (Mysore)

Sumangali Silks

Exceptionally popular with Indian ladies, this multi-level store is another option to pick up a silk sari, with quality of varying degrees depending on how much you want to spend.
Gifts & Souvenirs in Mysuru (Mysore)

Sandalwood Oil Factory

A quality-assured place for sandalwood products including incense, soap, cosmetics and the prohibitively expensive pure sandalwood oil (if in stock). Guided tours are available to show you around the factory.
Music in Mysuru (Mysore)

Sri Sharada Grand Musical Works

Sells a variety of traditional musical instruments including tabla (drum) sets and assorted percussion instruments.
Crafts in Mysuru (Mysore)

Cauvery Arts & Crafts Emporium

Not the cheapest place, but the selection at this government emporium is extensive and there’s no pressure to buy.