This city is known for its buildings, tree-lined boulevards, it was also the rich princely state. It is favourite destination among the travelers who travels in Mysore, specially Maharajah's Palace.
Mysore also known for its quaint charm, rich heritage, magnificent palaces, beautifully laid-out gardens, imposing buildings, broad shady avenues and sacred temples. It is stated that there is an old charm about this city that reaches out and leaves no one untouched.
This city of Karnatka is a great tourist place. Mysore is the capital of the Karnatka which plays a major role in the history of South India. It is a developed city like many other cities of the country. This city has a touch of rich historical and cultural legacy. Mysore is the best or you can say one of the favourite destination of the travelers. Travelers comes from different parts of the country, even outside the country just to see the city of Mysore. There are lots of places to see in the city. A person can visit places like Royal buildings, gardens, waterfalls, temples, museums and modern amusement parks.
Mysore is also famous for sandalwood products and Dusherra festival (Navaratri) which is held every year. The festival of Dusherra in Mysore is very famous in India, so people come here from all parts. The name of the city has come from the word Mahishuru, which is also derived from Mahisha. It is stated that the area along the Mysore city was held down by the demon Mahishasura, goddess Chamundeshwari defeated the demon.