Chamundi Hills, Mysore
Chamundi Hills, Mysore - Address, Phone Number
Address: Chamundi Hills, Mysore, Karnataka 570001
Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
Timings: 07:30 am - 06:00 pm Details
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About Chamundi Hills, Mysore
These eight hills are among the most sacred in the country. Legend has it the the eponymous goddess once defeated the demon Mahishasura here, and was consequently enshrined. There’s a lovely temple dedicated to her on one of the hills. The hills offer a panoramic view of the area surrounding Mysore and one can see the Mysore Palace, the race course and a couple of lakes. 1008 steep steps will lead you to the top of the main hill and you’ll pass a 16-foot tall statue of Nandi the Bull, Gatekeeper and Mount to Shiva and Parvati. The temple on this hill are a popular pilgrimage destination.
Chamundi Hills Information
- There have been sightings of wild leopards in these parts.
How To reach Chamundi Hills by Public Transport
- Chamundi Hill Bus Station (Main Hill)
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Chamundi Hills, Mysore Reviews
Chamundi Hills one of the must see place in Mysore. Superb place. Excellent ride to the temple. If possible take the steps to the temple. It's an amazing experience. One will fell refreshed once he/she reaches the top of the hill. View from top the hill is amazing.
Must visit places in Mysore. It is filled with serenity and has a broad view of Mysore and surrounding areas. It is filled with rich heritage. If possible, one has to climb up the steps, surrounding with a large variety of flora and fauna. It's a local photographer's paradise.
Without visiting Chamundi hills, trip to Mysore will be incomplete. The best location in Mysore. Lot of greenery maintained. Roads are criss cross ghat section kind of roads which bike or car craze people will definitely enjoy. Goddess Chamundi have devotees from all over India and lot of people visit there. In weekends there will be big crowd and parking will become issue. People have to park their vehicles far away from temple and have to walk all the way.
Devotional place with adequate facilities. Best place for a scenic view of the Mysore.. The climate and the surrounding's is very good. It's a must visit for any visitor to Mysore for cultural heritage and Divine.
Best location for traveller's in mysore. Famous hill temple in south India. Parking facilities are good. Maintained well and cozy. The climate is so cool. The views from the hill are enchanting.