Hotel near Infosys Global Campus Mysore
The Country Inn & Suites is conveniently located near some of the most popular sites and attractions in Mysore, including Mysore Palace, the scenic Mysore Zoo and the stunning Brindavan Gardens, where you can experience the area’s lush natural surroundings and beautiful animals. During your stay, you can enjoy easy transportation as the Mandakalli Airport (MYQ) is just 20 kilometres away and the Railway station is 8.9 kilometres away. Be sure to visit notable local shrines like the 13th century Chamundi Temple with an impressive 1,000-step staircase and Srirangapatna, the fortress city. Popular area attractions include:
- Brindavan Gardens (11.3 km)
World-famous for its iconic symmetrical design, the Brindavan Gardens are a Mughal-style garden with fountains, water features, terraces, flowerbeds and more.
- Chamundi Temple (21 km)
Located at the top of the Chamundi Hills, this 13th-century temple is a magnificent shrine that can be seen from several places in the city. You can climb the 1,000 steps to the Nandi statue.
- Mysore Palace (10 km)
Rebuilt in 1912, Mysore Palace features a 145-foot tower, marble domes and decadent rooms that showcase treasures of the royal family.
- Jaganmohan Palace (10.3 km)
The palace hosts an art gallery containing one of the largest collections of artifacts in South India. Most of these artifacts are paintings. Most prominent are those by Raja Ravi Varma.
Timing: 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Entry Charges: Adult Rs.25/-, Children (5-10yrs) Rs.10/-
- Mysore Zoo (12.2 km)
See exotic animals from India, Africa, Australia and beyond at this 250-acre zoo with natural habitats and lush vegetation.
- Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary (11.8 km)
Situated on the banks of the Cauvery is the Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary. Apart from home to native avian inhabitants, the sanctuary attracts a large number of migratory birds each year from as far as Siberia, Australia and even North America.
Timing: 8:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Entry Charges: Rs. 20 for Indians, Rs. 60 for Foreigners
- Melody World Wax Museum (13.7 km)
The Melody World Wax Museum showcases a large selection of more than 300 musical instruments and more than 100 life-like wax statues.
- Srirangapatna (16.2 km)
Once the capital of the Mysore state, this fortress city is an important religious site and is surrounded on all sides by the Cauvery River.
Other nearby attractions include:
- Bandipur Tiger Reserve (84 km)
The Bandipur National Park and Tiger Reserve is situated at 84 kilometers from Mysore en route to Ooty. It is one of the richest wildlife areas in the nation and is noted for the intact assemblage of seven large ungulate species: chital, sambar, chousingha, gaur, muntjac, wild pig and elephant.
Safari Timings: 6:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.-6.30 p.m.
- Nagarahole National Park (85 km)
Nagarahole is named after Nagarahole, a winding river which runs eastwards through its centre. (The Cobra River in the local language, Kannada. It is one of the last remaining and best protected habitats for endangered species like the elephant and the tiger.
- Coorg "Coffee" Country (112 km)
- Ooty Hill Station, nestled in the Nilgiri Hills (137 km)
Nearby transportation hubs:
- Namdroling Monastery
- Railway Museum
- Butterfly Park
- Folklore Museum
- Cauvery Nisargadhama
- Gaganchukki Falls
- Bharachukki Falls