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Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary

Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary

| Wild Life
The famous ornithologist Salim Ali, persuaded the Wodeyars of Mysore to declare small islets near the Kaveri river as a wildlife sanctuary in 1940. The islets had formed important nesting grounds for birds then, and today they are popularly known as the Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary. About 180 varieties of birds ...
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Mysore Zoo

Mysore Zoo

| Wild Life
Very popularly recognised as the ‘Mysore Zoo’, the ‘Shri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens’ is one of the oldest zoos in the world. The zoo has been a favourite tourist spot since its establishment in 1892. It houses a large variety of animals, birds, mammals and reptiles, making it a long and ...
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Places of Worship in Mysore

Places of Worship in Mysore

| Spirituals
Situated at the foot of Chamundi Hills, Mysore is the most famous tourist attraction of not just Karnataka, but entire India. Previously, the state of Karnataka was called Mysore and this area was the capital of the state. Even after that changed, Mysore, also known as ‘The Palace City’, remains ...
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Museums-in-Mysore

Museums in Mysore

| Heritages
Situated at the foot of Chamundi Hills, Mysore is the most famous tourist attraction of not just Karnataka, but entire India. Previously, the state of Karnataka was called Mysore and this area was the capital of the state. Even after that changed, Mysore, also known as ‘The Palace City’, remains ...
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Gardens in Mysore

Gardens in Mysore

| Nature
Situated at the foot of Chamundi Hills, Mysore is the most famous tourist attraction of not just Karnataka, but entire India. Previously, the state of Karnataka was called Mysore and this area was the capital of the state. Even after that changed, Mysore, also known as ‘The Palace City’, remains ...
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Palaces-in-Mysore

Palaces in Mysore

| Heritages
Situated at the foot of Chamundi Hills, Mysore is the most famous tourist attraction of not just Karnataka, but entire India. Previously, the state of Karnataka was called Mysore and this area was the capital of the state. Even after that changed, Mysore, also known as ‘The Palace City’, remains ...
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Somanathapura

Somanathapura

| Heritages
Lovers of History and Art are to find ecstasy in this nearly 800 years old temple at Somanathapura. The Chennakesava temple was built by a commander of the Hoysala king Narasimha |||. The Hoysala dynasty was then a major power in South India, and this temple stands as the finest ...
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Nagarhole-National-Par

Nagarhole National Park

| Wild Life
You can’t call it a close if you are a nature lover in Karnataka. Recognised by the UNESCO is the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve, which includes the 37th Tiger Reserve under the Project Tiger – the Nagarhole National Park. Also known as Rajiv Gandhi National Park, it spreads over the boundaries ...
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