Mysore, known for its opulent and royal ambience, is a famous tourist destination in South India. The old world charm of Mysore city along with its well-manicured gardens, heritage mansions and shady avenues leaves an everlasting memory in the minds of its visitors.
The aroma of sandalwood, rose and other fragrances that lingers in the atmosphere of Mysore has earned Mysore the title of the Sandalwood City. The city is also known as the 'Ivory city' and the 'City of Palaces' among the masses.
Some of the famous tourist attractions in and around Mysore are listed below.