Kukkarahalli LakeCurrently Closed
- Address: Kukkarahalli Lake, Mysore, KA 570011, India
- Timings: 06:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
- Tags: Waterfront, Walking Area, Leisure, Lake
Kukkarahalli Lake - Review
The Wodeyar King had this lake constructed in the 19th century in order to provide water for irrigation for the land outside the city. Over the years, human activity led to eutrophication of the water, prompting the University of Mysore and other civil development bodies to step in to preserve the lake. Their efforts were successful, but the damage to wildlife is still evident. Once, over 10000 birds would fly to the lake – now it’s less than 2000. Still, that’s something, and the three mile pathway around the lake is provides for an excellent and relaxing strolling opportunity, and you can rest on the stone benches on the path.
How To reach Kukkarahalli Lake by Public Transport
- Toll Gate Bus Stop
- Kalamandira Bus Stop
Restaurants Near Kukkarahalli Lake
- Domino’s Pizza
- Pizza Hut
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Things to Know Before Visiting Kukkarahalli Lake
86.1% of people who visit Mysore include Kukkarahalli Lake in their plan
4 PM - 5 PM
50.16% of people start their Kukkarahalli Lake visit around 4 PM - 5 PM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Kukkarahalli Lake
94.83% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Kukkarahalli Lake
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Kukkarahalli Lake, Mysore Reviews
Very nice place to walk. You can circle the lake, couple of rounds for daily exercise. Have very good greenery, walking track very well laid out. Have chairs to sit if you get tired walking or jogging. Have ample parking for two and four wheeler. Can get beautiful views of sunrise and sunset. If you are lucky you can snap beautiful birds.
This is one of the underrated visiting place in Mysore. Underrated, because tour operators often omit this place from their list and people who are coming to visit Mysore don't get a glimpse of quietness and serenity. This place is popular among local people. People take stroll around the lake for morning and evening walk. If anyone is visiting Mysore and got some time in hand in evening, I would suggest to visit this place once. You will see plenty of flora and fauna around.
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Amazing place to walk around or even to just go relax. This place is completely surrounded with Greenary and lot of people from around come to workout as well as relax. Definitely gives peace of mind when you visit.
Nice place, it will open from morning 7 am to 9am and from 4am to 7pm, then between 9am to 4pm it will close. Nice place to jogging, walking, running and photography. This way surrounding of lake is around 3km, it is a nice environment , middle water and surrounding fully green big big trees,i love this place, in this way the verticals are not allowed and there is parking place in front of SBI BANK. In middle of the way do many sitting chairs are available.