Mysore Holidays

India
Renowned for its sandalwood, incense and silk, “the town where the demon buffalo was slain” continues to charm visitors today as much as it did in the grandeur of its pre-independence heyday. With an economy based largely on tourism and information technology, Mysore is a city of elegant palaces and …

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When to go to Mysore

Typical Holiday Price

£963 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Mysore varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit

February

Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - February is the cheapest month to go to Mysore.

Things to see and do in Mysore

Rameshng | FlickrMysore Palace
Mysore Palace
Evan Roth-Howe | Trip by SkyscannerDevaraja Market
Devaraja Market
ashwin kumar | FlickrHalebidu
Halebidu
Mariam Nayazi | Trip by SkyscannerTipu Sultan Summer Palace
Tipu Sultan Summer Palace
Venkat Dikshit | Trip by SkyscannerMysuru
Mysuru
Neha Wasnik | Trip by SkyscannerJaganmohan Palace and Art Gallery
Jaganmohan Palace and Art Gallery
ashwin kumar | FlickrSri Venugopala Swamy Temple
Sri Venugopala Swamy Temple
Jim Downing | FlickrSravanabelagola
Sravanabelagola
Gowtham Chand | Trip by SkyscannerMysuru
Mysuru

Reviews of Mysore

Matthias Hagemann
Matthias HagemannStuttgart
04/12/2012

nice interesting city, realy beautifull a little disney- the iluminated Palace, also a good place for "Shopping"

Vidya Kumar
Vidya KumarBengaluru (Bangalore)
21/05/2014

Ancient Hoysala architecture with intricate and complex stone carvings. The pillars are lathe turned which is a marvel considering the age of the temple! The temple has been restored and preserved by Archeological survey of India.

Julia P
Julia PLondon
09/01/2014

Wider than normal (in India) streets, a big western yoga population, a spectacular temple and a scented, chaotic market are the cliffs notes to Mysore.

Trip Editorial Team
Trip Editorial TeamMenlo Park
04/11/2013

Mysore is the epicenter of Ashtanga yoga, one of the forms that became extremely popular in the West. If you want to go back to the source, and learn to do a back bend in the process, a trip to Mysore is a must.

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