Private Excursion To Mysore And Srirangapatna From BengaluruWrite a Review
OverviewVisit historic Srirangapatna and majestic Mysore in a day excurssion from Bengaluru. Enjoy a breathtaking view of beautiful city at dusk from Chamundi hill. Walk through the colourful Bazaar of Devaraja market with private local city expert as a guide. Enjoy the services of personal chauffeur along with air-conditioned comfortable car.
- All taxes, fuel surcharges and service fees included
- Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
- Private guide for a more personalized experience
- Separate driver ensures your guides full attention throughout the day
- Comprehensive tour of the city
Know More about this tourThe tour starts early in the morning after meeting your personal chauffeur in your hotel lobby. He will make a brief stop on the way to Srirangapatna should you choose to have breakfast (at your own cost).
Drive 160 Kilometers (approx) to Srirangapatna from Bangalore/Bengaluru city. The entire town is enclosed by the river Kaveri to form a river island. Your Private guide will meet you at Srirangapatna.
Visit the Ranganthaswamy temple dedicated to the Hindu god Ranganatha is one of the five important pilgrimage sites along the river Kaveri for devotees of Ranganatha. These five sacred sites are together known as Pancharanga Kshetrams in Southern India.
Daria Daulat Bagh (literally 'Garden of the Wealth') is a palace situated in the city of Srirangapatna. The most stunning feature of the palace is that all the space available on the walls, pillars, canopies and arches have colourful frescoes in the style of Mysore paintings.
Tombs of Tipu Sultan and Hyder Ali, looks very similar to the Golconda tombs with an elegant square chamber with a brick dome. The excellent workmanship is evident in the carved stone windows, ebony doorways artistically designed with inlaid ivory.
St. Philomena's church is a Catholic church built in honour of St. Philomena in the Diocese of Mysore, India. It was constructed in 1936 using a Neo Gothic style and its architecture was inspired by the Cologne Cathedral in Germany.
Your private Guide will assist with few recommendations to have lunch (at your own cost) in the middle of the tour.
The Palace of Mysore is the official residence and seat of the Wodeyars — the Maharajas of Mysore, the royal family of Mysore, who ruled the princely state from 1399 to 1950. The palace houses two durbar halls and incorporates a mesmerizing and gigantic array of courtyards, gardens, and buildings.
Icing on the cake for the day is, walking tour in the Bazaars of Devaraja market. This Bazaar is an apt place to get a flavour of the local people's daily life. With more than 100 years of history, this market is well knitted into the heritage of Mysore.
At the end of the trip drive uphill on Chaundi hills to see beautifull sun set and a bird's eye view of a lovely Mysore city. Named after goddess Chamundi, the Chamundeshwari Temple sits atop the Chamundi hill. Approximately halfway to the summit is statue of bull Nandi, the vahana, or "vehicle" of Lord Shiva, which is 4.9m tall and 7.6m long and carved out of a single piece of black granite.
Return back to Bangalore/ Bengaluru city with lovely memories. Your Private chauffeur will drop you back to the hotel at the end of the tour.
Inclusions for Private Excursion To Mysore And Srirangapatna From Bengaluru
- Private local guide
- Personal chauffeur with comfortable air conditioned car
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
Exclusions for Private Excursion To Mysore And Srirangapatna From Bengaluru
- Food and drinks
- Entrance tickets
- Gratuities (optional)
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements.
Adult pricing applies to all travelers