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Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
Small group ensures personal service
Informative, friendly and professional guide
Set out from Bangalore city at 7am. First, visit the Ramanagara silk cocoon market and stop for some traditional South Indian/Karnataka coffee and a snack at the popular Kamat Lokaruchi restaurant (at own expense). Continue on Mysore road: Drive through toy town Channapatna, where traditional Indian toys are made, and through Mandya, where sugarcane fields feed the sugar industry. Visit a traditional Indian village and observe lifestyles of the locals. After, enjoy lunch at a little restaurant by the river (at own expense). Tour the historic town of Shrirangapattana, 12.5 miles (20 kilometers) outside Mysore. The entire town is enclosed by the river Kaveri to form an island. Visit the revered Sri Ranganthaswamy temple built in the ninth century — which serves as a major pilgrimage site in South India — along with other historical monuments. Before 4pm, visit the main Mysore Palace, including some areas that are not open to the general public. If time allows, visit Ranganthittu Bird Sanctuary on the bank of the river Kaveri. Take a boat tour and see marsh crocodiles, otters, and Indian water birds. IF AVAILABLE (we will need to check availability): Enjoy dinner at the home of erstwhile royal family of Mysore before heading back to your hotel in Bangalore, arriving at around 10pm. Other attractions that may be included in Mysore if time allows, including a visit the Mysore flower and bangle market, and a trip to Jaganmpohan Palace and Jayachamarajendra Art Gallery.
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Air conditioned car with driver
Bottled water, beverages and snacks in the car
GST (Goods and Services Tax) (18%
Personal Expenses:In case you choose to buy things along the way, you are encouraged to spend your own cash so that reimbursements aren’t invoiced to you with added taxes. Otherwise please let us know in advance if you would like us to pick up any bills along the way and invoice them to you in the end.
Entrance fees to palaces, museums etc.
Boat ride (costs about $45 USD for a private boat)
Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
En route regular Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner (approx $12 USD per meal, per person)
Royal family dinner (subject to availability) 30 USD per person
Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
Not wheelchair accessible
Confirmation subject to availability
All items listed in the program are samples, and subject to availability. In case some item is not available we will replace it with something else
Bodyguards, company representatives and accompanying officials will be charged rack rates
A moderate amount of walking is involved; comfortable walking shoes are recommended
We do our best and are reputed to follow the best safety and hygiene standards. But we do not take responsibility for accidents, illnesses, theft, or any personal losses consequent to the tours.
Children must be accompanied by an adult
The Royal Family meal is subject to availability. It is not a guaranteed item on the Mysore tour itinerary. You may request and await confirmation about this item, and even upon confirmation, there are chances of it being cancelled
A maximum of 11 people per booking
This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
Your hotel within Bangalore City limits
Times are subject to change due to local traffic conditions.