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A exhilarting visit to the calm and serene Venugopala Swamy Temple

This is a must see if you are planning a visit to KRS (Brindavana Gardens in the evening), lighting... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mysuru (Mysore), India
Very Good Location

Good place to visit. The roads to the temple is not so big. Also the temple closes by 6.30, so try... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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KRS Backwaters | Near KRS Dam, Mysuru (Mysore), India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must see if you are planning a visit to KRS (Brindavana Gardens in the evening), lighting of Gardens/Musical fountains would begin only around 7. You can plan a visit to the temple which is 8-10 kms away from the Gardens by 5...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good place to visit. The roads to the temple is not so big. Also the temple closes by 6.30, so try to reach early to enjoy the lake view.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Should be in list of places to visit in a day from Bangalore.. Kengal, Srirangapatna,Ranganathittu bird sanctuary,Balamuri falls, KRS nad while going to KRS and Venugopala Swamy Temple ...

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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Khodays have done a good philantropic activity in getting a submerged 13th century temple shifted to edges of KRS backwaters about 30kms to srirangapatna and about 15kms to pandavapura on pandavapura krs road. The temple is on very large area :1) stone temple with two...More

3  Thank bssm
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Very good place to visit. Very clean and serene private temple, excellent location , surrounded by river on three sides. Just go for it you have 2 hours.

2  Thank SanjaySaxena
Reviewed 4 August 2018

It is 160km from Bangalore. It is a marvelous place. The 3 sides of temple is surrounded by water. Everyone will enjoy this place for sure. Temple is very clean. No archana or no hundis in the temple. When the water touched my feet i...More

1  Thank Srinivasa R
Reviewed 29 July 2018

This is a very clean and new temple built by Hari Khoday family. Bit of disappointment was that there was no archane etc. No hundi either. But very large space, lots of parking etc.

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Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

This place is newly constructed and hence it is all fresh. Only a regular driver on this route will know this place. It's a huge temple built upon the reclaimed land of Cauvery river. The winds here are so strong that you will be getting...More

Thank apoorv t
Reviewed 20 July 2018

This is a nice location for a days outing right next to the KRS Reservoir. This new temple has been built after the original ancient one was submerged by the reservoir.

Thank Nskrish
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

It’s highly recommended place. The temple is restored from back water area of KRS dam. The temple is beautifully restored and maintained at very clean and hygienic place. There are small temples of various gods with in the court yard. The mock of rock chariot...More

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13 August 2017|
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Response from Trekker-2015 | Reviewed this property |
You need not wait anymore to go there. The restoration of only parking or similar slight landscape work only spending
12 August 2017|
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Response from 977sivakumarr | Reviewed this property |
Search for KRS backwaters. I remember it is about 4 kms from KRS entrance
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Response from Amarnath R | Reviewed this property |
The Temple opens by 8.30 / 9.00.am It closes by 4.00 / 4.30 pm. At times Private vehicles are not allowed, hence you have to take the Bus to the top of the Hill. The last bus is by about 3.30 pm or 4.00 pm. depending on the... More