Established during the rule of Chamaraja Wodeyar the 9th in the 1800s, the Devaraja market of Mysore is yet another one of those ancient markets in India that has its history linked to royalty.Now as we wander the streets of this market, we find many collectibles such as natural oils, incense sticks, flowers, spices and herbs, all native to Karnataka.
Devaraja Market: Incase you want to indulge in the local flavours of Mysuru, a visit to Devaraja market is totally recommended for you. An apt place to get a flavor of the local people's daily life.
About 125 years old, the Devaraja Market gives you everything from the local culture. This colourful, traditional market has something for everyone. From rich Indian spices, to traditional souvenirs, the Devaraja Market is always filled with tourists and locals. There is always something to choose from on its 800+ stalls. An hour might not just cut it here. Get your bargaining skills along!