Chamundi Hills3126 Votes Currently Open
- Address: Chamundi Hills, Mysore, Karnataka 570001, India
- Timings: 07:30 am - 06:00 pm Details
- Phone: 0821-2421521
- Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
- Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids, Hill
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 Travel Tips
- There have been sightings of wild leopards in these parts.
How to Reach Chamundi Hills
- Chamundi Hill Bus Station (Main Hill)
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66.36% of people who visit Mysore include Chamundi Hills in their plan
07 AM - 08 AM
85.33% of people start their Chamundi Hills visit around 07 AM - 08 AM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Chamundi Hills
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Chamundi Hills