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Mysore Maharajah's Palace (Amba Vilas)

Mysuru (Mysore), India
+91 821 242 1051
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This 1912 structure is one of the largest palaces in the country and contains art from around the world.
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  • Average7%
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Mysuru (Mysore), India
+91 821 242 1051
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Reviewed yesterday

This is one of the major attractions of Mysuru! Nice palace spread on a sprawling real estate ... Although it is not as big as other palaces like in Rajasthan etc..., worth visiting this place. The evening illumination is splendid, although missed the chance to...More

Thank venkatbabukr
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Being born and lived most of my lifetime in Mysore, I have a lot of pride for the palace. It is very huge, magnificent and got one of the best architectures. Must visit when in Mysore or I can say the first place to visit....More

Thank Thejas K
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beautiful architecture and historic place. Must visit place in Mysore. Perfect for a family or friends outing.

Thank snehabhattachary2017
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is one of the main attractions of Mysore. The palace is well maintained and markings are clear. Tickets can be bought from the counter left to the entrance door and be aware of thugs. You need to remove your shoes just before entering the...More

Thank Raman K
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited this famous place with a guide who explained us about the history of the Wadiyar royal dynasty and their tales associated with the Palace. The art and culture of the famous dynasty is depicted there. The mindset of the King to bring all...More

Thank Manoranjan D
Reviewed 4 days ago

Mysore Palace is a historic place in Karnataka state, in this Palace we can see old paintings chariot and other some interesting things. The visit will be useful to know more about the previous life style of peoples at the time of royal rule

Thank Neeraj_Raghav
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Excellent maintenance and presentation, will give you immense satisfaction of value for time and money. You need to hire guide to get the real thrill of the place. You can click pictures inside too. Though that is unofficially permitted, due to abundances of camera phone

Thank Diptendu B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A must visit in Mysore . Get a glimpse of the rich heritage. Very well organised visit inside the palace and a treat to the eyes both for adults and children alike.

Thank LunkuKrish
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We hired a guide Devraj who explained all the associated stories and artefacts beautifully. The place seems very lively and has a great collection of paintings. The ornaments for the elephants used for the dussera.. The palace is very well maintained. Take socks with you...More

Thank aisha m
Reviewed 1 week ago

A palace with extraordinary architecture and a rare collection of royal artifacts and paintings that are reminiscent of aristocratic grandeur.

Thank Arjun L
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2 May 2017|
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Response from HOMPRS | Reviewed this property |
In Mysore palace, every Sunday and government holidays (7-7:45pm) the whole palace glows with 1 lac lighting, which in itself is a treat to watch. People come from far away just to take a glimpse of the Mysore palace at... More
Menaka B
1 May 2017|
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Response from sonalmsingh47 | Reviewed this property |
The timings is from 10.00am to 5.00pm. The charges are rs 40 for adults. There is separate charges if you want to see the room.
25 April 2017|
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Response from pchandrang | Reviewed this property |
3-4 hours will be good enough to tour the palace, spending some quality time at specific areas of interest.