Mysore is officially named Mysuru, Mysore is also known as the Palace City of India. On November 1st in 1956, a unified state of Karnataka was formed. Till 1973, the state was called as Mysore. About 2.5 million visitors every year to visit the Mysore. Mysore is one of the most visited cities in India. Mysore is the second largest software exporter in Karnataka. Mysore is the second largest software exporter in Karnataka. Mysore will be the first Indian city to have a sky wheel, within 20km radius. Mysore city was the first one to publish weekly newspapers in Kannada in 1859. In 1935 M.V. Gopalaswamy started the first private radio broadcasting station of India in Mysore. Mysore is the first city in India to get a bus stand modernized under the JNNURM (Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Reconstruction Mission). Mysore was the first city to have an underground drainage system.
Mysore is famed for its exceptional quality of Mysore Silk and a unique tradition of painting known as Mysore Painting.
Places To Visit
Mysore Palace, Mysore Zoo, Chamundi Hills, Brindavan Gardens, Railway Museum, Rangantittu Bird Sanctuary, Kishkinda Moolika Bonsai Garden, Lalitha Mahal, St. Philomena Church, Thonnur Lake, Kabini Dam.