Mysore is located in Southern India and is the second biggest city of Karnataka. The city was also the former capital of the Wodeyar dynasty and is also colloquially referred as the cultural capital of the state. The city also claims its name to fame for being the second cleanest city of the country. The nearest international airport to the city is Bangalore airport, which is located near Devanahalli. The Mysore airport is situated 12 km away from the city.
There are many places one can visit while in Mysore such as Mysore Palace, Brindavan Gardens, Chamundi Hills, Jagmohan Palace and Art Gallery, Lalit Mahal Palace, St. Philomenas Church, Parks and Gardens, Datta Peetham, Mysore Zoo, Karanji Kere, Jayalakshmivilas mansion, Happy Man Park etc. Some of the popular restaurants in the city are By The Way, Madhva Bhavan, Hotel Mylari, Gayathri Tiffin Room, Shilpashri Rooftop Restaurant, Veg Kourt, Samrat Vegetarian Restaurant etc.
Mysore district covers and area of 6854 sq. km.
|Best Time to Visit||:||
September to March.
|Main Languages||:||Kannada, English, Tamil, Urdu, Kodava, Tulu and Sankethi.|
According to 2001 Indian Census the population of the Mysore district was of 2.641 million.
|Temperature||:||Summer - Max : 34oC. Min : 21oC.
Winter - Max : 27oC. Min : 16oC.