Mysore is situated at the foothills of Chamundi Hills and covers an area of 155 km2.
This is the capital city of the Kingdom of Mysore and was ruled by the Wadiyar dynasty. History also showcases in the late 18th century this city was under the control of Hyder Ali and Tipu Sultan . Be it Wadiyars or Tipu Sultan and Hyder Ali everyone contributed to the cultural and economic growth of the city. The cultural ambience and achievements of Mysore earned it the sobriquet of Cultural Capital of Karnataka.
Mysore is noted for its heritage structures and palaces, including the Mysore Palace, and for the festivities that take place during the Dasara festival. This is the time when touristes across the globe flock to the city to enjoyt the festival.
This city is well connected with road and air network.
This is a photo essay of Mysore.