Grand, majestic and out of the world are the three words that best describe this amazing architecture and palace belonging to the Wadiyar dynasty. During Dusherra, the gorgeousness of the palace multiplies manifold and leaves you in awe of the intricate architecture, carvings, paintings and just the finesse of workmanship. It is one of the best things to do in Karnataka and if you are visiting Mysore, you cannot leave back without coming to the Mysore Palace. The best part about the palace is its innumerable measures for tourists.
There are battery operated vehicles that take tourists around the palace, free wheel chair facilities, restrooms, Braille guide, and other conveniences that allow visitors to understand and cherish the palace better. If you want to get to know how the royals lived and about their everyday life, Mysore Palace is the place you need to head to.
Marvelous architecture, illumination during the festival and a source of information of the heritage of Karnataka
How to Reach
Located at a prime location in Mysore, you can reach the palace via buses and local autos or cabs. It takes less than 10 minutes from the city center to reach the palace and can cost you approximately Rs. 100 if you are taking an auto or a cab. If you are taking a bus, the price can be approximately Rs. 15 per person.
Approximately Rs. 50 for adults and Rs. 30 for kids. You can book your tickets online from the official website of the palace.
10:00 AM to 5:30 PM
Since it is really crowded on all days, the only thing you need to be careful about is your belongings. Also take care of your kids and do not leave them alone. Visitors are not allowed inside the palace during the festival. The place is well illuminated in the evenings and there are light and sound shows happening every day. Stay back and enjoy.